How to avoid Ransomware

How to Avoid Ransomware

Glassen Technologies Helpdesk Tech Tips

Over two years ago we wrote an article about CryptoLocker. Around that time the virus had made it menacing debut and had sent waves throughout the IT industry. CryptoLocker was named the worst virus in 10 years. So we’re here this time to write about how to avoid ransomware. In …

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Popcorn!

Glassen Technologies Company News

While planning our new office, we wanted it to be a fun and comfortable environment for both our staff and visitors. One of the ideas of our president, Curtis Glassen, was a popcorn machine. The logic was simple: most people enjoy popcorn, it’s a great office snack, and it’s not …

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Ways to Identify a Phishing Email

Top 5 Ways to Identify a Phishing Email

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Phishing emails are scams disguised as legitimate communications from well-known businesses, banks, organizations and social media platforms. These emails direct users to enter their personal information on fake websites. The dangers here are numerous, including: infecting your computer with malware, leaking your private information to hackers, and opening yourself up …

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End of life for Windows XP

End of Life for Windows XP

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XP – An Instant Success When Windows XP was released in 2001. It was almost immediately a success. At the time it offered both the stability and security of its predecessor – Windows 2000, and an improved and refined user interface. In 2009 it was marked as “End of Life” …

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3CX Preferred Partner - Glassen C&A

Glassen now offers powerful VoIP Phone systems

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Glassen Technology Services is excited to announce that we are a preferred and advanced certified partner with 3CX. The 3CX Phone System is a very feature-rich platform that allows us to provide cutting-edge telephone solutions to our clients. A few key features include reduced monthly telephony costs, increased mobility options …

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Internal Use of VOIP Phone Systems

Internal Use of VOIP Phone Systems

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Early Adopter – Cutting Edge & Bugs When you’re in the technology business, it’s important to be an early adopter of new technology. This typically involves using it in-house to give the technology a thorough testing. In 2006, GC&A started out with a single VoIP phone provided by Vonage. This …

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