Carolinas IT Kicks Off 2018 With 4 New Employees!

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Carolinas IT is pleased to welcome the following employees to our Managed Services team: Chris Kornak is a Technical Support Specialist. He previously worked as an L1 and L2 Analyst, work force management, and as a backup and main Service Desk lead. Outside of work, he enjoys PC gaming and naps. Frans-Ley Louis is a Technical Support Specialist. His previous experience includes …

Spectre and Meltdown Update

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The recent articles on CVE-2017-5715, 5753 and 5754, more recently known as Spectre and Meltdown, focus on flaws or vulnerabilities in a modern processor technique known as Speculative Execution and Branch Prediction. This impacts a wide range of devices including Windows PCs, Apple MacOS, iOS, Linux, Android phones, and tablets. Which systems are affected by Meltdown and Spectre? Desktop, laptop, …

Employee Spotlight – Krista Cathey

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Krista Cathey is an Account Executive, focusing on State and Local Government accounts as part of our SLED team. She has been with Carolinas IT for a year and a half. “I enjoy building relationships with our clients all over the state,” she says. In fact, her favorite memory at Carolinas IT involves traveling with a co-worker to visit some …

Welcome Jasper Kumo and Robert Mellish!

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Carolinas IT is pleased to welcome Jasper Kumo and Robert Mellish to our team! Jasper Kumo is an intern on our Managed Services team. He has two years of hands-on experience providing technical customer support. He has experience troubleshooting and resolving software and hardware issues. He is CCNA certified in routing and switching options and just completed his comp TIA …

Carolinas IT Expands Footprint With Additional Office Location

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Carolinas IT announced the opening of their second office location in Morrisville, NC at 5150 McCrimmon Parkway, Suite #425. The office features over 4,700 square feet of working area with two conference rooms and a break area. “As we continue to execute our multi-year plan for growth, we determined that an additional location would provide us with the flexibility, redundancy, …

“Carolinas” IT With a Global Footprint

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Carolinas IT is known for supporting clients in North and South Carolina. But did you know that we support clients all over the United States and even a few worldwide? We have clients in 19 states as well as Austria, the United Kingdom, and China. Our Audit and Compliance team recently completed several engagements in the Midwest and even California. …

Welcome Will Calhoun, Scott Parrish, and Jay Thornsberry!

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Carolinas IT is pleased to welcome two new employees to our team! Will Calhoun is a Technical Support Specialist. He has previously worked as a Help Desk Manager and Network Administrator, along with other technical roles. Outside of the office, Will enjoys photography, graphic design, and is an aquarium enthusiast. Scott Parrish joins Carolinas IT as an Account Manager serving …

Employee Spotlight – Tyler Booker

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Tyler Booker started as an intern in the Audit and Compliance department of Carolinas IT in December of 2015. After graduating in 2016 from NC State, Tyler joined Carolinas IT full-time as an Associate Auditor. “I’m pleased to be part of a team that is growing and procuring new opportunities at an accelerated rate,” he says. Tyler was born in …

Cybersecurity Checklist Part 8 – Improving Compliance in Your Organization

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Part 1 – The Basics Part 2 – How do you Manage? Part 3 – Tracking Changes, Patching, and Endpoint Security Part 4 – Identifying and Classifying Data, Encryption Strategy, Backup and Disaster Recovery Part 5 – Securing Groups, Assigning Permissions, and Web Monitoring Part 6 – Protecting the Inside of Your Network Part 7 – Risk Management, Security, and …

Cybersecurity Checklist Part 7 – Risk Management, Security, and Metrics Reporting

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Part 1 – The Basics Part 2 – How do you Manage? Part 3 – Tracking Changes, Patching, and Endpoint Security Part 4 – Identifying and Classifying Data, Encryption Strategy, Backup and Disaster Recovery Part 5 – Securing Groups, Assigning Permissions, and Web Monitoring Part 6 – Protecting the Inside of Your Network This week’s blog continues to focus on …