Working From Home: Web conferencing
Working From Home: Web conferencing
With the right technology, web conferencing can make working from home a much more social and productive experience. Audio quality A common problem on conference calls is echo, which is caused by the...
Working From Home: Staying healthy & productive
Working From Home: Staying healthy & productive
When working from home for long hours each day, it's important to create a comfortable environment. Computer screens, TVs and smartphones emit blue-light that can damage our health. Studies show that...
Working From Home: Improving Wi-Fi performance
Working From Home: Improving Wi-Fi performance
Here are some less well-known ways financial services professionals can improve connection speeds on home Wi-Fi networks…Change the channel that the router is transmitting on by using a free phone app...
Developing a Scalable Tech Support Strategy
Developing a Scalable Tech Support Strategy
Financial services workers demand a lot from IT. To respond to customers faster, users want more powerful hardware. Meanwhile, a dangerous cyber-attack landscape creates a greater need for data...
Office Ergonomics
Office Ergonomics
With many employees spending long hours at a computer, providing a healthy environment is crucial for well-being and productivity. Many financial services organizations invest in ergonomic office...
Protecting Financial Data in an Era of Advanced Threats
Protecting Financial Data in an Era of Advanced Threats
Two major factors that contribute to IT's need to shore up endpoint security are cyber attacks and regulatory compliance. Financial services organizations lead all industries in malware attacks. In...
Replace BYOD with a Choice of Company-Owned Devices
Replace BYOD with a Choice of Company-Owned Devices
With a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) program in place you have less control over company data. As a financial services organization your devices are at greater risk, especially with the rise of...
Scaling Multi-Factor Authentication Across Your Organization
Scaling Multi-Factor Authentication Across Your Organization
You’ve already recognized the value of Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA), and are part of a growing trend. One challenge you may be facing is scaling its deployment across your organization. As you...
Match User Type to Optimal PC for Greater Productivity
Match User Type to Optimal PC for Greater Productivity
Loan officers, investment advisors and financial data analysts may work in the same industry but there are drastic differences in their technology needs. To choose the right devices, consider the...
Industry Advisory: FinancialServices – Growth - Fast
Industry Advisory: FinancialServices – Growth - Fast
As a financial services company grows, IT must consider how to scale productivity tools, manage security and compliance requirements, and potentially support a wider range of users. This report...
Respond to Customers Faster
Respond to Customers Faster
As financial services firms pursue new digital tools, workers will need powerful business-grade devices. Audit user job roles to determine which devices optimize their workflow. Some users need faster...
Move Beyond Passwords to Multi-Factor Authentication
Move Beyond Passwords to Multi-Factor Authentication
Financial services firms that are not yet using multi-factor authentication (MFA) may be exposing their data to greater risk. Not only is MFA more secure, it also provides a better user experience...