Entries by Salim Gheewalla

Why Modern Companies are Turning to Managed NOC Services

With the rise of disruptive technologies like IoT solutions and virtualization that make up the modern network, managing IT resources in-house is becoming more difficult every day. In an attempt to manage these services effectively, many companies are turning to managed service providers (MSPs).  The Managed Services market is antiquated to grow by a CAGR of 11.27% […]

A Brief Guide to a Security Assessment

Keeping your employees safe online is harder than ever before. Cybercrime is now so prevalent that hackerslaunch an attack every 39 seconds at an average of 2,244 times per day. As cyber threats have become increasingly common, the security assessment has emerged as an essential tool for enterprises to defend themselves against attackers.  Joe Juchniewicz, Principal […]

The Growth of SD-WAN: Why Enterprises are Replacing MPLS with SD-WAN

Software-Defined Wide Area Networking (SD-WAN) is a technology that’s been around for a while but has seen an explosion in recent years as companies attempt to upgrade from Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS). IDC estimates that the SD-WAN infrastructure market will reach $5.25 billion in 2023. But what Is SD-WAN exactly?  According to Jordan Powers, Senior Solutions Architect […]

What is UCaaS?

An Introduction to Unified Communications Over the past decade, the way businesses communicate with customers has changed beyond all recognition. Siloed connection channels like phone systems and emails have given way to the next generation of Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) platforms. Grand View Research anticipates that the Unified Communications Market Size will be worth $167.1 […]

COVID-19 FREE TECHNICAL (IT) RESOURCES

With people now being forced to work from home because of the COVID-19 pandemic, companies globally are looking for IT solutions that support videoconferencing, remote team collaboration, virtual classrooms and other activities. In response, technology manufactures and developers are rolling out a number of free products and services, as well as upgrading customers to more […]

Computex Reaches Master Tier Status with Nutanix Channel Charter

HOUSTON, November 7, 2019 – Computex Technology Solutions (“Computex”) is delighted to announce it has attained Master-tier status with Nutanix. The Master-tier Partner status represents the highest tier in the Nutanix Channel Charter program, and is granted based on revenue goals and technical certifications. “Computex has been a foundational partner for Nutanix over the past 7 […]

Computex Named Best Places to Work

HOUSTON, TX, NOVEMBER 5, 2019—Computex Technology Solutions is delighted to announce it has been named to the 2019 Houston Business Journal’s Best Places to Work list in the large company category honoring our employees.  “We know that brainware, our people, is the backbone of our success and is engraved into our guiding principles,” said Chairman […]

Computex Technology Solutions Named Largest Cybersecurity Firm by Houston Business Journal

HOUSTON, TX, September 5, 2019—Computex Technology Solutions (“Computex”) is delighted to announce the Houston Business Journal named Computex the largest Houston-area cybersecurity company in 2019. The list can be viewed in its entirety by clicking here or going to the Houston Business Journal’s website. “Cybersecurity is a huge focus area for Computex because it now […]

WHY ARE MSPs GETTING HACKED?

You may have recently heard about some Texas-based MSPs getting attacked with ransomware. We want to assure you that Computex has not been compromised by any of the current security breaches. As your MSP provider, we wanted to provide some context around what a ransomware attack means, what security measures we have in place, and […]