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Ransomware: How to protect against it

Ransomware: How to protect against it

If you’re not familiar with how ransomware works, call the city of Atlanta’s IT department. On March 22nd, they were hit with the SamSam ransomware, which created, in effect, an encrypted wall that prevented employees from accessing needed data. It effectively ground city services to a halt. The city couldn’t collect parking fines and payments…

Dallas Technology Integrator GDT names Meg Gordon Vice President of Services Operations

Dallas Technology Integrator GDT names Meg Gordon Vice President of Services Operations

Dallas, TX – Dallas-based technology and systems integrator GDT today announced Meg Gordon has been named Vice President of Services Operations, effective immediately. In her new role, Gordon will be focused on delivering an enhanced customer experience to GDT clients by enhancing everything from project management and engineering delivery, to price quoting and the streamlining of…

5 things to consider prior to your company’s IoT Journey

5 things to consider prior to your company’s IoT Journey

Try explaining flash storage, data analytics, or hybrid cloud solutions to the man on the street. Unless they work in the IT industry, you’re likely to be met with a blank, indifferent stare. But mention their smart phone, tablet, Ring doorbell or Fitbit watch, and device specs will roll off their tongue like a well-worn…

GDT, CISCO SPARK PROVIDE SEAMLESS COLLABORATION

GDT, CISCO SPARK PROVIDE SEAMLESS COLLABORATION

One of the largest refiners and marketers of petroleum products in the United States needed to utilize state-of-the-art video conferencing technology to connect headquarters, refineries, remote offices and contractors. Ease of use, clarity—audio and video—and no additional funding requirements were the client’s lofty demands. Multiple connections, unified platform The client turned to GDT, its preferred…

Custom deployment and equipment depoting for wireless provider

Custom deployment and equipment depoting for wireless provider

A leading provider of wireless voice, messaging, and data services with more than 100 million retail connections sought a partner capable of deploying servers and process accelerators at 52 sites in 33 states. They sought out GDT to provide expert level engineering and professional services support. Beginning with a thorough survey of the client’s system…

Multi-Site Layer One Networking Roll-Out for Major Wireless Provider

Multi-Site Layer One Networking Roll-Out for Major Wireless Provider

A leading provider of wireless voice, messaging and data services required a trusted technology partner to deploy layer one infrastructure supporting new service delivery. The wireless provider was capable of reaching nearly 300 million Americans, in addition to 130 million customers worldwide. It needed the most efficient, turnkey install of IP core hardware with minimal…

Municipal Light Plant Collaboration Solution

Municipal Light Plant Collaboration Solution

A municipal power plant neede to refresh its collaboration platform including desk IP-phones and core infrastructure. GDT deployed a rapid delivery solution to turnkey the upgrade with minimal interference to operations.

First United Bank Contact Center Deployment

First United Bank Contact Center Deployment

A growing bank recently acquired a number of new branch locations through a merger. The company needed to integrate its call centers with a unified system for outbound calls as well as internal communications. GDT designed a collaboration solution with Cisco Contact Center Enterprise to consolidate call centers and branches with the latest collaboration tools including…

Healthcare Collaboration Solution

Healthcare Collaboration Solution

A large public healthcare provider was building new campus facilities and looking to upgrade the existing communication platforms to integrate all locations. The previous solution had not properly allowed doctors and healthcare professionals to communicate seamlessly across all departments and facilities. The GDT solution was delivered on an accelerated timeline to meet the construction deadline.…