Posts by 42Gears Team

6 Steps to Manage Home Office Devices

42Gears Team When employees are working from home, it’s difficult for employers to ensure that they remain productive. But in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, that is only the first of many issues companies face. The pandemic has changed the way businesses operate, and many businesses that were opposed to remote work have been…

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Why should you choose SureMDM to manage your Samsung devices? As the newest Samsung Knox Validated Partner, 42Gears combines affordability with quality.

42Gears Team With apprehensions rife about the second wave of COVID-19, organizations around the world are finetuning their remote work strategies. Presumably, a major part of their workforces will have to work from home indefinitely, at least as it stands today. As such, there’s an increasing need to get secure, work-enabled devices in the hands…

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Chatbots can be Powerful and Easy-to-Use. If Done Right.

42Gears Team Most people have interacted with chatbots – artificial intelligence  programs that simulate a conversation with a user – in the context of customer service. Most chatbots can only answer basic questions, leading to short and sometimes unsatisfying customer service interactions, but this is not a reason to view them as annoying or unhelpful.…

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5 Takeaways from Gartner’s Newest Report on Business Continuity During COVID-19

42Gears Team COVID-19 seems on the surface to be a once-in-a-lifetime disruption- but it is a much more broadly applicable warning about how businesses should prepare for the future.  These disruptions are the focus of Gartner’s most recent report on the pandemic, How COVID-19 Has Changed Business Continuity Management. In the report, Gartner notes new…

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When Work Has No Boundaries, Is Zero-Trust the Right Answer?

42Gears Team Today, we work in what can rightfully be called “perimeter-less enterprises.” Most workers can access business data and resources without any constraints that might once have been in place- such as time of day, location, or operating system. Unfortunately, operating in such an environment substantially increases potential security risks. Since traditional security models…

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Hackers are on the rise, but they don’t have to be.

42Gears Team You might have seen news about hacker assaults on companies like Microsoft, Zoom, and Twitter. You might have wondered, are hacker threats more intense now than in the past? Or is it just my imagination? It’s not your imagination. The first half of 2020 has created a perfect storm of factors that make…

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Top 4 Cybersecurity Concerns in the Post-Pandemic World and How to Tackle Them

42Gears Team Why Cybersecurity is Essential The COVID-19 pandemic has altered the way businesses function. As organizations transitioned to remote work models at the start of the pandemic, many had to hastily revamp their existing IT and digital infrastructures. This led some organizations to adopt policies that encouraged risky practices, creating vulnerabilities. Now, as organizations…

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6 Low Cost Business Tablets for 2020

42Gears Team Looking for low-cost tablets for business use? It’s not hard to find low-cost tablets, but it is difficult to find quality low-cost tablets that can deliver the results you are looking for. If you want to balance performance and cost without sacrificing security, take the time to look at these top choices. There…

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From High-Contact to No-Contact – How COVID-19 Has Changed Some Industries Forever

42Gears Team The COVID-19 pandemic has probably changed the face of some sectors forever, especially the high-contact service industries. Imagine retailers, hoteliers, and beauticians operating in an era where social distancing is the norm! Switching to a ‘contactless’ mode of operation hasn’t been easy; but thanks to modern technologies, these organizations have adapted well. Let’s…

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