Ron Miller, IT Director for Maryland Food Bank, shares how the organization has been "leading the movement to end hunger in Maryland" for 40 years now. Specifically, the Food Bank "supplies food to hundreds of food pantries, soup kitchens, shelters and faith-based organizations." They supplement this work with outreach programs that provide direct food assistance." But they don't stop there! The Food Bank also has a "Pantry On The Go that goes throughout the state, a Farm to Food Bank program that provides fresh food and culinary training to help bring people out of hunger."
Each industry has a unique set of needs, which requires a customized solution. In this blog, GTB addresses the Healthcare and Education industries’ primary needs and provides recommendations about how to best meet these needs.
The Healthcare and Education industries represent organizations that provide people-centric services, such as eldercare facilities, medical and dental offices, schools and faith-based organizations.
A power outage can mean that you lose phone service completely
Recently, the news warned residents and businesses alike about Hurricane Joaquin. As the winter months approach, we can expect rain, snow, and wind; the kind of extreme weather that causes power outages, and can affect your business. How do you prepare, so that employees can keep working, and you can continue to develop business and serve your existing customers? The last thing you want customers to hear is, “The number you have dialed is no longer in service…”
With multiple priorities vying for your attention, backing up your data can be one of those things you neglect to do. -And even if it’s something you decide you need, there are so many backup service providers; how do you know which one to go with?
Why care about data loss?
Let’s first review the costs of data loss. The cost of losing data can be crippling to your business.