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12 Days of Passwords: Use Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)

[12 DAYS OF PASSWORDS | 3 MIN READ]  MSPs, have you doubled-up on your security? Using multi-factor authentication (MFA) absolutely critical in today's industry; let us tell you why. With all the advanced persistent threats (APTs) that have been targeting MSPs more and more recently, using a multi-factor authentication will add another layer of security for you and your clients from a breach. An MFA solution via another device will add that extra complexity factor - yet simple implementation - to passwords and passphrases. Are you ready to establish a new value-driven standard for security?

Topics: Security Education MSP Wisdom Cybersecurity Tips

12 Days of Passwords: Educate Your MSP on Cybersecurity & Password Best Practice

[12 DAYS OF PASSWORDS | 4 MIN READ]  December 12th marks only twelve more days until the holidays and Passportal wanted to offer all MSPs a gift; a “Password Tip-A-Day!” right up until December 24th. Today, we want to remind MSPs to utilize security education to inform their technicians and their clients about best practices in cybersecurity and password upkeep. Continue reading for some quick tips on how exactly to do so.

Topics: Security Education MSP Wisdom Cybersecurity Tips

Feature Friday: Dan Johnston, Senior Software Engineer

[FEATURE FRIDAY | 2 MIN READ]  This #FeatureFriday, Passportal is proud to feature Dan Johnston! Dan works closely alongside the Development, Partner Success, and Quality Assurance teams within the role of Senior Software Engineer. Having worked in the field for over 20 years, Dan made his way into the industry by way of a CO-OP program, which allows students to gain industry experience while learning the theory and being hirable post-graduation. 

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Feature Friday: Lance Bryant-Grigg, Application Platform Manager

[FEATURE FRIDAY | 2 MIN READ]  This #FeatureFriday, Passportal is proud to feature Lance Bryant-Grigg, Application Platform Manager. You may have seen Lance pop-up a few times this week due to the buzz of AWS re:Invent 2018 in Las Vegas that harbored a lot of great news. Today is the last day of the conference, a perfect day to celebrate one of Passportal's longest-standing members. Learn how this Passportal heavy-weight is the backbone to our network infrastructure.

Topics: Feature Friday

Passportal is Nominated for eChannelNEWS & eCNTV 2018 Reseller Choice Awards - Vote for Us Now!

[IN THE NEWS | 2 MIN READ]  Passportal is proud to announce that we have been nominated for the eChannelNEWS & eCNTV 2018 Reseller Choice Awards amongst 500 other vendors in 90 different categories. Your vote will make a difference!

Topics: Industry Chatter Passportal Insights MSP Wisdom

How MSPs Can Benefit From Passportal's Partnership With Percona

[IN THE NEWS | 2 MIN READ]  In a recent press release during the AWS re:Invent Summit in Las Vegas, November 26-30, 2018, Percona, an open source database software and service, announced it's partnership with Passportal. This partnership helps Passportal ensure database uptime and availability in an Amazon AWS Environment through key Percona products that help act as a backbone for 'five 9s uptime'.

Topics: Industry Chatter Passportal Insights MSP Wisdom

Feature Friday: Stacey Geddes, Partner Success Specialist

[FEATURE FRIDAY | 2 MIN READ]  This #FeatureFriday, Passportal is proud to feature the #WomenInTech who support Passportal’s partners with onboarding, technical support, as well as producing digital content. Learn how Stacey's dedication to our partners help them in succeed in their MSP. 

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Feature Friday: Marlon Dyck, Product Development Coordinator

[FEATURE FRIDAY | 2 MIN READ]  This #FeatureFriday, we are proud to showcase Marlon Dyck, Product Development Coordinator! Marlon has been with Passportal since 2015, and has since transitioned his role into Product Development. Marlon works closely with Colin Knox, Passportal's CEO, in order to help innovate and enhance our product suite. Continue reading below to find out how.

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Featured Integration: Passportal’s Ocular™ Platform and ConnectWise® Control™

[INTEGRATION | 2 MIN READ] Our third featured integration today is ConnectWise® Control™. We dive deep into it's functionality with Passportal's Ocular™ platform and how the integration with ConnectWise® Control™ improves MSP operations. Continue reading to find out how.

Topics: MSP Wisdom Feature Release

Feature Friday: Leila Amiralai, Partner Development Manager

[FEATURE FRIDAY | 2 MIN READ]  Passportal is proud to feature Partner Development Manager, Leila Amiralai, this #FeatureFriday. Leila brings over 15 years of sales experience to the Passportal team. With her energetic and positive nature, she is a dynamic sales super-woman who travels all over North America for Passportal. Continue reading to learn how we support #WomenInTech.

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