The security community frequently notes that “people” are the weakest link in the cybersecurity chain. Statistics show—after more than a decade of crippling data and security breaches—that people, or more accurately their gullibility, remain the top cause of breaches. The good news is that doesn’t have to be the case. With the right “hardening,” the weakest link in a chain can become its strongest. Forging an Unbreakable Chain Much of a hacker’s success lies in what is called social engineering—literally “engineering” people to do foolish things by tricking them into being too trusting, such as opening emails with infected links [...]
Muscogee County School District Enjoys Advanced Wireless Network Capabilities with Assistance from NetPlanner Systems, Inc.
NetPlanner Systems’ technical team brought the project in under budget, enabling technicians to perform more work than was scoped in the RFP. Peachtree Corners, Ga.— December 4, 2018 — NetPlanner Systems, Inc., a leading provider of IT-based solutions to K-12 schools across the Southeast, has completed a major wireless network upgrade for Muscogee County School District (MCSD) in Columbus, Georgia. With the completion of the project, the 58-location school district and its faculty and 30,000 students now enjoy ubiquitous, high-speed wireless over 100% Cisco networks at every facility. The project’s impetus came from an initiative to replace antiquated wireless equipment [...]
NetPlanner Systems, Inc., a leading provider of IT-based solutions to K-12 schools across the Southeast, served as a Silver Sponsor of the recent GAMEIS conference. The event, held July 10-13 in Savannah, Georgia, is an annual meeting of the Georgia Association Managers of Educational Information Systems, an organization that provides its members with information regarding emerging issues in the arena of information technology. More than 200 technology representatives from Georgia’s public schools systems attended the conference. “NetPlanner is grateful for the opportunity to showcase the innovative technology we are implementing in schools,” said Tracey Kniery, NetPlanner’s Business Development Manager. “Attendees [...]
NetPlanner Systems, Inc., a leading provider of IT-based solutions in the Southeast, exhibited as a Platinum Sponsor at the GA4LE Summer Conference, displaying the latest, most scalable and reliable technologies to keep staff, students and visitors connected. The conference held June 24-27 at Callaway Gardens in Pine Mountain, Ga., is an annual gathering hosted by the Georgia Chapter of the Association for Learning Environments, a non-profit and professional association dedicated to improving the places where children learn. “NetPlanner is committed to creating state-of-the-art learning environments for K-12 as well as higher education,” said Mike Dycus, Vice President of Business Development [...]
NetPlanner Systems, Inc., a leading provider of IT-based solutions in the Southeast, recently adopted a section of roadway as part of the Gwinnett Adopt-A-Road program, sponsored by Gwinnett Clean and Beautiful and the Gwinnett Department of Transportation. This litter prevention program enables citizens to show their pride in Gwinnett and safely reduce the amount of unsightly trash and illegal signage alongside county roadways. NetPlanner employees are committed to helping keep the roadway clean from the intersection of Medlock Bridge Road and Peachtree Industrial Boulevard to the intersection of South Old Peachtree Road and Peachtree Industrial Boulevard in Norcross. Cleanup events, [...]