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Christina Southern

Christina Southern is the Marketing Content Manager for C Spire Business. Prior to working in IT marketing, she was a newspaper journalist.
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An IT Staff of Communicators and Leaders

By: Christina Southern on Feb 28, 2019 11:50:00 AM

Finding a Business IT expert who is also a great communicator and strong leader is no easy task. That's why C Spire Business is so proud of our  support and technical team. This group holds strong interpersonal skills and technical abilities like no other in the Business IT industry - literally.

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Topics: Just for Fun, C Spire News

Webinar: Free Cybersecurity Awareness Training

By: Christina Southern on Feb 11, 2019 5:37:36 PM

The C Spire Business Cybersecurity Consulting Group is offering a free on-demand cybersecurity awareness training session for your entire company – from leadership to part-time employees.

Watch this 45-minute webinar to arm your organization with practical knowledge so that every employee can better understand, identify, and respond to cybersecurity threats. 

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Topics: C Spire News, cybersecurity, webinar

4 Technology Strategies for Growing Businesses

By: Christina Southern on Jan 11, 2019 9:02:00 AM

Growing organizations often seek out our help when they are struggling with issues like a downed server containing vital business data, a network infrastructure riddled with malware, or poor internet connectivity causing a loss of employee productivity. Of course, we’re eager to help. After all, it’s what we do! 

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Topics: C Spire News, cybersecurity

Ethical Hackers Lead the C Spire Cybersecurity Consulting Group

By: Christina Southern on Nov 13, 2018 8:02:00 AM

Meet our Cybersecurity Consulting Group! This team partners with organizations to help identify, quantify, and eliminate business risk as it relates to security.

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Topics: Healthcare, C Spire News, Security

8 Tips to Stop Password Hackers

By: Christina Southern on Oct 23, 2018 4:35:00 AM

Passwords do not receive the respect they deserve as a first line of defense against threats. Roughly 60 percent of confirmed data breaches involve weak, stolen, or default passwords. Most businesses provide little to no training for employees around selecting secure passwords, so it's no surprise that "123456", "password", "qwerty", and "Star Wars" are commonly used.

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Topics: hacking, cybersecurity, Cybersecurity Awareness Training

Debunking Public Cloud’s Supposed Risks

By: Christina Southern on Aug 20, 2018 1:02:00 PM

Ninety percent of Fortune 500 businesses run on the Microsoft Cloud. Yet research shows that  business and IT professionals are still leery of moving their infrastructure to Public Cloud. “There’s never been a more versatile, secure, and highly visible Cloud option on the market,” said Cloud Solutions Engineer Jordan Helton. “Unfortunately, the journey to Public Cloud has been difficult for some because they didn’t have the right partner helping them through the process. And others are intimidated by Public Cloud giants like Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure.”

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Topics: public cloud, Cloud, Security


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