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Learn How a Potential IT Provider Approaches Security

By: C Spire Staff on Oct 22, 2018 12:23:00 PM

Technology providers for businesses should hold their internal practices to a high standard, especially relating to security and threat management. With that in mind, here are four questions business leaders can ask when evaluating how an IT provider approaches security for their internal organization and customers.

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Topics: Security, Business Tech

6 Reasons to Get Out of the Data Center Business [Infographic]

By: C Spire Staff on Oct 16, 2018 2:23:05 PM

Chances are, you don't want to be in the data center business.

Having all your equipment onsite to manage and maintain sounded good at one time, but you have quickly realized it is not only a pain but a costly investment with no return. 

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Topics: Business Tech, Security

3 Non-Technical Questions to Ask a Potential IT Provider

By: C Spire Staff on Oct 16, 2018 10:02:00 AM

When choosing an IT company, you’re selecting a partner that will be yoked to your business. As such, it is not always the traditional, technology-related questions that reveal the most helpful insight into a potential partner.

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Topics: Business Tech

C Spire Prepares for Hurricane Michael

By: C Spire Staff on Oct 10, 2018 3:24:31 PM
C Spire has bolstered its network resources and mobilized employees in case it needs to respond to Hurricane Michael, which is expected to make landfall along the Florida Panhandle this afternoon as the season’s first Category 4 hurricane.

Michael made landfall near Panama City with winds up to 120 mph, storm surge of 9 to 13 feet and rain accumulations of 4 to 8 inches. Mandatory evacuations have been issued and a state of emergency has been declared for 35 Florida coastal counties, four Alabama counties and 92 counties in Georgia in the storm’s path.

C Spire readies its extensive wireless and wireline networks and workforce for a wide range of potential disasters, including major weather events such as hurricanes. The company routinely reviews and updates its emergency preparedness plans and conducts drills throughout the year to test the readiness of its network and employees.
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Topics: C Spire News, Hurricane

Webinar: Lessen the Impact of a Network Attack

By: C Spire Staff on Sep 17, 2018 8:41:54 AM

There are multiple paths organizations can take to develop a culture of network security – some more difficult than others. Which will you choose?

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Topics: Security, C Spire News, webinar

Bandwidth Triples for Research Network of 9 Universities, NASA Space Center and More

By: C Spire Staff on Sep 12, 2018 4:50:07 PM

C Spire recently completed a major technology upgrade of Mississippi Optical Network (MissiON) – the state’s science and technology research and development consortium of nine state universities, NASA's Stennis Space Center, U. S. Army Corps of Engineers ERDC, and more. The upgrade tripled capacity, cut overall costs, and expanded the size of the network.

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Topics: C Spire News


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