ANX Corporate Blog: Posts tagged as Remote Access

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Apr 22nd 2010, 11:35

Natural disasters and PositivePRO

Posted by Barry Chapman
An off topic post for me, but as a victim of the European airspace shutdown thanks to the Icelandic volcano whose name I cannot even pronounce, we felt that it was imperative that I discuss my experience with our readers.
 
By now, I am sure that you have heard of the volcano that erupted in Iceland. It sent a huge plume of ash and dust into the atmosphere where it happily floated over to Europe where I was attending a wedding with my family. Now, I am not here to give you a science lesson, but long story short - European airspace was closed and I was stranded.
 
Every flight to and from Europe was cancelled, and I had no idea when I would be able to get home, not only to my pets, but also to my job. Lets face it, when you are stranded somewhere, you

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Mar 4th 2010, 17:28

Manage your vendors' access and make them pay for it!

Posted by Yaron Levi
The case for outsourcing
 
 
Crisis is the mother of innovation. The history of mankind is full with new ideas that were born during or after a major crisis. On a national level, you can see countries like Germany and Japan, that despite bloody history and major national crisis, emerged to become economic super powers and created much technological advancement. On the other hand, countries like Switzerland, that was always neutral and peaceful, a are mainly famous for technological achievements like the cucko
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The last couple of years marked the biggest economic crisis the world had ever known; many companies went out of business while others are working very hard just to stay afloat. In times of crisis most companies

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Jan 12th 2010, 14:50

Why companies expand remote access to everyone

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Employees are really feeling the pinch these days. Cutbacks due to the recession mean that remaining workers are being asked to do more with less. Couple that with general feelings of unease over job security and you’ve got the recipe for declining employee morale. Short of the company getting healthier as the economy improves, there isn’t a magic bullet to improve employee morale. Or is there?
 
A recent survey conducted by Cisco had some surprising results. Cisco was trying to learn how many businesses could enable all their employees to work remotely in the event of a natural disaster, pandemic or weather related cause. They discovered that 3 out of 4 organizations were not set up for sudden expansion of remote access to all employees. The

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Dec 21st 2009, 15:23

The Importance of Remote Access From Non-Company owned PCs

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As I watched reports of the east coast getting hammered by the blizzard, I wondered how many employees wouldn't make it to work.  Events like this remind me how beneficial our PositivePRO Cloud-based remote access really is. 
 
It's widely accepted that remote access is still one of the best technologies to improve worker productivity.  Something to keep in mind when deploying remote access is that more and more individuals want to access company information from their own PC or laptop.   This is especially true of younger workers.  An increasing number of IT staffs recognize that supporting remote access from non-company issued devices is a requirement.  However, allowing such access presents unique

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Nov 23rd 2009, 16:15

ANX PositivePRO Customers Protected from Recently Discovered SSL Vulnerability

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ANX PositivePro Customers Protected from Recently Discovered SSL Vulnerability

 SSL authentication gap allows a man-in-the-middle attack, affecting the majority of SSL-protected servers

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. (Nov. 24, 2009) - ANXeBusiness Corp., a leading provider of networking and security managed services, today announced that customers of the company’s cloud-based remote access product, ANX PositivePRO, are protected from the recent Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) vulnerability discovered by researchers at PhoneFactor, a leading global provider of two-factor security services. ANX PositivePRO is a hosted, managed VPN solution that quickly allows remote access without the need to buy, install, or configure an appliance within an

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