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Digital Agent Innovation News Q4 and 2015:


 
Lot of exciting things are happing at Digital Agent during this winter quarter which include: Upgrading our core voice switching platform over the Thanksgiving holiday. A major technology upgrade that will make possible new and exciting services for our customers. Final alpha testing of Digital Agent's first internally designed firewall, the LockNar. Ever wanted to block IP addresses from an entire country? We have, so we designed and built a firewall that can do it while being sensitive to delicate Voice over IP (VoIP) networks! Digital Agent Cloud Service expansion. Digital Agent will be installing new hardware in the Atlanta data center this winter in order to augment our existing platform of custom built and internally housed cloud services. Lastly during the Christmas holiday we will be preforming a major upgrades to our existing voice cloud service (Hosted Voice) and turning up a brand new voice cloud offering commercially available in 2015.


7 steps for safer surfing
used with permission from HP Technology at Work

 
You might not think about it when you're browsing the web, shopping online and interacting on social media, but you are the first line of defense against cyber security risks. The power to be safe is in your hands, and at your fingertips. Developing and maintaining good habits can make online activity much safer, and more enjoyable for you and your colleagues.

The following 7 good habits take only minutes to learn. and are easy enough to incorporate into your daily work life.


How Security Pays Off
used with permission from Cisco Small Business Resource Center

Network security has become a requirement for businesses, especially those that rely on the Internet. Your customers, vendors and business partners probably expect you to protect any information they share with you.

While network security has almost become a prerequisite to running a business, it also pays off in multiple ways. Here are some of the benefits businesses gain from a secured network:

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Apple Introduces iPad Air 2—The Thinnest, Most Powerful iPad Ever
used with permission from Apple

iPad Air 2 & iPad mini 3 Now Featuring Touch ID & Support for Apple Pay Within Apps

CUPERTINO, California—October 16, 2014—Apple® today introduced iPad Air™ 2, the thinnest and most powerful iPad® ever. Now just 6.1 mm thin and weighing less than a pound, iPad Air 2 features an improved Retina® display for enhanced contrast and richer, more vibrant colors, and better cameras for taking stunning photos and videos. Available in gold, silver and space gray, the new iPad Air 2 and iPad mini™ 3 offer Touch ID™ so users can unlock their iPad with just the touch of a finger and make purchases easily and securely within apps using Apple Pay™.1

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How to Cut Overhead Costs Right Now
used with permission from Cisco Small Business Resource Center

Connect Remote Workers, Using VPN Security

Quick, name a business trying to reduce its costs.

If that's your company, would you let your workers use your network applications and data from outside the office?

Giving remote workers easy and secure access to your network with virtual private network (VPN) technology can result in big savings.

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November Newsletter
In this issue:

Digital Agent Innovation News Q4 and 2015

7 Steps for Safer Surfing

How Security Pays Off

Apple Introduces iPad Air 2—The Thinnest, Most Powerful iPad Ever

How to Cut Overhead Costs Right Now

Business Continuity Tip


Business Continuity Tip

Preparing for Pandemics

With so many health concerns swirling around right now including Ebola and the upcoming flu season, it is important to remember the best defense against any illness remains preparedness.

Employers can help reduce their employees risk, and at the same time reduce the organization's risk as well. With proper planning, education and services such as the flu vaccine, an organization can minimize sick days and reduce health costs while ensuring that productivity and quality are maintained.


Download Agility's Pandemic Whitepaper for actionable advice on what you can do to protect both your employees and your organization.



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