About Kevin Dorn

I'm the Manager of iT1 Connect with a focus on Hosted Communication and Bandwidth at iT1. Networking is a passion of mine, so I find what is possible and make my clients aware because working with friends is always better than working with strangers. Connect with me using the LinkedIn link below.

Simplify the Management of Dynamic Distributed Environments

Many government agencies are still in the early adoption stages of cloud computing. While the benefits of cloud computing are many, work functions containing classified or Personally Identifiable Information (PII) are too sensitive to be housed on cloud servers. In these situations, federal agencies may be forced to work in a hybrid IT environment for many [...]

By |2018-06-28T13:13:43+00:00June 21st, 2018|

Managing Today’s Cybersecurity Demands

News-breaking hacks occurred in rapid fire in 2017, with invasions ranging from global data breaches to ransom campaigns. As we continue through 2018, managers are forced to contend with protecting their infrastructures from broader security risks, and can no longer focus on specific attack techniques. The proliferation of the Internet of Things will put at risk [...]

By |2018-06-28T13:14:14+00:00May 24th, 2018|

Are Managed IT Security Services Right for Your Business?

Cyber-attacks are becoming increasingly commonplace in headline news. Security threats target the entire spectrum of organizations, from legal and financial firms to eCommerce operations, and are becoming more hostile and frequent. Savvy corporations are amping up cyber-security measures and evaluating how best to detect threats early, resist attacks, and react quickly when a threat has occurred. [...]

By |2018-06-28T13:41:10+00:00May 16th, 2018|

SD-WAN: Goliath vs. Goliath

Software-defined resources are hot topic in the age of the cloud. Everyone is vying for networking resources that can swiftly be scaled up or down, and software-defined wide-area network (SD-WAN) is no different. The ability to manage your WAN via software offers numerous benefits, including affordability, streamlined deployments and centralized management. The battle to lead in [...]

By |2018-06-28T13:41:59+00:00March 29th, 2018|

Is It Time to SD Your WAN?

We frequently get asked by clients, “Should I go MPLS or SD-WAN?” For cloud or hybrid cloud environments, our response to this question is nearly always, “Well, it depends.”  Without a doubt, we’re in the camp of SD WAN technology for most non-critical, non-real time applications—sharing files and email—for hybrid cloud environments. For these use cases, [...]

By |2018-06-28T13:43:00+00:00March 19th, 2018|

Why You Need Telecom Expense Management Services

The desire to track expenses, lower costs and optimize your budget is common across many organizations. But telecom usage and spend can be far more wieldy and complex than what companies are used to tracking. Telecom expense management services (TEM) takes more effort than simply tracking dollars; doing it right requires a company’s usage of voice, data [...]

By |2018-06-28T13:31:31+00:00March 16th, 2018|

Why Businesses Are Putting Their Call Centers in the Cloud (Contact Center as a Service)

Companies today must work harder than ever to keep their customers. Today’s customers have high expectations and a range of alternative choices. They want to communicate in a way that is comfortable and natural to them—whether it be email, chat or even SMS. And they expect a flawless experience every time. Should they feel dissatisfied, experience [...]

By |2018-06-28T13:31:40+00:00February 21st, 2018|

Cisco Acquired BroadSoft. Here’s What It Means for Your Cloud Telephony System

If you haven’t seen the news about Cisco acquiring BroadSoft, take note. The acquisition signals a strategic move on Cisco’s part to transition toward cloud telephony system offerings. Here’s how this may impact you as you evolve your organization’s communications strategy, and what this means for the market overall. First, some background: we all know Cisco. [...]

By |2018-06-28T13:45:46+00:00November 20th, 2017|

Designed for Every Department

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Device Enrollment Program

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Mac Deployment Overview

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macOS Security

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