Why You Need a Plan for Aging IT Infrastructure

Often when our team is working with a new client one of the first topics we discuss is an asset life cycle strategy. There can be a lot of confusion around what constitutes acceptable life expectancy for infrastructure. While there is no one set answer that defines what is right for every organization, there are some general guidelines that can be used to form the foundation of what becomes the organizational strategy for asset replacement with a purpose.

Security Starts with Strategy

Recently there was an article published in the Chicago Tribune discussing how the Midlothian (Illinois) Police Department was forced to pay a ransom due to one of their systems becoming infected with a virus known as Cryptoware (source)