Carolinas IT Named One of 2019 Tech Elite Solution Providers by CRN®

Jennifer Noto News Leave a Comment

CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Carolinas IT to its 2019 Tech Elite 250 list. This annual list honors a select group of North American IT solution providers that have earned the highest number of advanced technical certifications from leading technology suppliers, scaled to their company size. These companies have distinguished themselves with multiple, top-level IT certifications, …

Protect Yourself Against Office 365 Attacks

Jennifer Noto News Leave a Comment

Office 365 attacks are becoming more frequent and sophisticated. These attacks most often occur when a phishing email infiltrates a user’s environment. The attacks can be an attempt to capture login credentials or launch a full-blown malware infection such as Emotet. The emails can appear to be from another employee or even a trusted sender. Here are a few ways …

Employee Spotlight – Jenn Rendon

Jennifer Noto News Leave a Comment

Jenn Rendon is an Account Executive on our Sales Team, focused on growing our commercial business. Originally from Chicago, she grew up in Seattle. Jenn has been with Carolinas IT just over a year. “Our company has an awesome team!” she says. “I also enjoy getting to know our clients.” Outside of work, Jenn stays busy with multiple activities, including …

Carolinas IT Expands Team With Five New Employees

Jennifer Noto News Leave a Comment

Carolinas IT is pleased to welcome the following employees to our team: Trey Ferstler is a Solutions Engineer Intern. He has lived in Raleigh most of his life. His parents and own and operate Michaelangelo’s, a pizza place in Holly Springs, where he’s spent several years working. Currently, Trey is finishing his Associates Science degree at Wake Tech this semester, …

Carolinas IT Recognized for Excellence in Managed IT Services for 5 Consecutive Years

Jennifer Noto News Leave a Comment

CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Carolinas IT to its 2019 Managed Service Provider (MSP) 500 list in the Pioneer 250 category. The annual list recognizes North American solution providers with innovative approaches to managed services. These services help customers improve operational efficiencies, maximize return on IT investments, and continuously help them navigate the complexities of IT …

Carolinas IT’s Incident Response to Emotet Attacks

Jennifer Noto News Leave a Comment

Emotet is the latest malware that is causing massive infections. This type of malware is known for its worm-like features allowing it to rapidly propagate across the network stealthily with a very low detection rate.  Even worse, it’s difficult to remediate without completely re-imaging an infected machine. Furthermore, this type of malware is a known “dropper,” meaning that once it’s …

The Benefits of Security Training

Jennifer Noto News Leave a Comment

As phishing, malware, and ransomware attacks continue to rise, it’s imperative organizations improve their security strategy. Conducting periodic security training is helpful to ensure all users are familiar with current security trends and attack vectors that malicious entities will use. By being aware of these vectors, your network and data will be more secure and less likely to be breached …

Employee Spotlight – Soumitra Choudhury

Jennifer Noto News Leave a Comment

Soumitra Choudhury is a Technical Support Specialist. He has been with Carolinas IT for two and a half years. “My favorite part of my job,” he says “Is the moment you’ve corrected an issue for your client and everything returns to normal for them.” Soumitra is originally from Chicago and enjoys rooting for the Bears. He also roots for the …

Together We Win

Jennifer Noto News Leave a Comment

As Carolinas IT entered its 23rd year of business, CEO and Founder Mark Cavaliero wanted his team to have a motivational theme to focus on all year long. “I wanted our employees to have a cohesive statement to fall back on all year long as a reminder for who we are and what we do,” said Cavaliero. This year’s theme …

Improving Your Security Posture – The Benefits of a SIEM-SOC Solution

Jennifer Noto News Leave a Comment

Over the last few weeks, we’ve provided three tactics you can implement to improve your organization’s security posture. If you’ve already implemented these practices into your security strategy, congratulations! You’re already doing more than most organizations are. Let’s discuss how you can do even more to keep your network secure in this final post of this blog series. Security Information …