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Be the One That Got Away: Protect Yourself from Phishing and Smishing

Anyone who is or loves a fisherman knows about “the one that got away”. It is the story about the big fish they hooked and fought, but never quite landed. In the world of cybersecurity, the fishermen are bad actors and hackers that lure unwitting users to click malicious links, give them credentials, and otherwise […]

Watch out for Smishing! Here’s How to Stay Safe.

Smishing is SMS Phishing. You receive a text with an urgent and seemingly plausible message. As you engage with the sender, they will attempt to gain personal information or send you a link to a login for some application you use to capture your credentials. Any number of bad things can happen after that, including […]

What We Can Learn from the United Health Hack

On February 21, 2024, United Health announced a cyber incident at Change Healthcare linked to CVE-2024-1709  which is a critical vulnerability given the highest score on the Common Vulnerability  Scoring System. The incident had far-reaching impacts into the healthcare system, grinding prescription fulfillment for millions across the country to a halt and potentially exposing patient data. The […]

Finding Optimization in your Mobility Program

IT leaders are faced with more demand than ever for mobility services from their employees and to run device driven business applications in certain industries. The new workface dynamics driven by the pandemic have companies providing mobile devices and/or service plans to more workers. The workers need to be able to access and interact with […]

Managing the Cybersecurity Insurance Challenge

Managing the Cybersecurity

The evolution of cybersecurity insurance can be traced back to the early 1990s when the first policies were developed to protect businesses from the emerging threat of cyberattacks. In the early 2000s, the growth of the internet and the increasing sophistication of cyberattacks led to a surge in demand for cybersecurity insurance. As a result, […]

Transforming IT from Cost Center to Value Center

Transforming IT

In many organizations, the IT department is seen as a necessary cost center that consumes resources without providing measurable value. It’s an unfair perception that lingers from another era when IT was considered to be “outside” the core of the business.    In the cost-center model, IT teams are given tasks to do, and they do […]

Amplix Expands Portfolio with Acquisition of Trusted Advisor Go2

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NORWOOD, Mass., January 2, 2024 – Amplix, a portfolio company of Gemspring Capital and a leading provider of technology advisory services and software, today announced the acquisition of substantially all of the assets of Go2 Communications, Inc. (“Go2”). Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Founded in 2001 and based in Woburn, […]

3 Tips for Optimizing Tech Decisions

by Dan Gill Businesses and IT leaders are grappling with numerous challenges today. The pandemic delayed some transformation initiatives, accelerated others and forever altered workplace dynamics. This is exacerbated by a technical labor shortage currently making it hard to find and/or retain enough of the right talent. Additionally, cyberattacks have board-level attention, are growing more […]

Maximizing Human Capital In A COVID-19 Digital World

With a few touches to a screen, we can order our groceries (or takeout, if you’d like), manage our money, pay our bills, learn a new language, watch a film, read the newspaper, and invest in our future with stocks and bonds. All of this, for maybe the first time in history, can be done […]

How to Optimize Return from your IT Investments

In today’s modern business, it takes more than a great product and people to find success. The landscape is dynamic and barriers to entry are lower, making for a noisy and competitive market. To stand out from the competition and capture market share, you need to leverage technology to increase productivity, enable innovation through collaboration, […]

Amplix’s Dan Gill Chairs 20th Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern MA Big Golf Tournament

For 12 years, Amplix’s Communications President Dan Gill was a Big Brother. He is deeply passionate about the program and the benefits it provides to at-risk youth, the lasting effect of which he has seen firsthand. Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Massachusetts matches “Bigs,” mentors, with “Littles,” their mentees, based on shared interests, personalities, and […]