March 30, 2020

The Glass Half-Full – Part III

COVID-19 Every day more and more people recover, as the pandemic sweeps throughout the world. 158,000+ have recovered to date. Abbott Labs launches five minute Molecular Point-of-Care test for Coronavirus diagnostics. In a New England…

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March 27, 2020

The Glass Half-Full – Part II

COVID-19 The UK Imperial College’s Neil Ferguson whose March 16th COVID-19 model shocked the world with estimates of up to 2 million American casualties and 500,000 UK casualties has “dramatically” decreased his forecast. This new…

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March 25, 2020

The Glass Half-Full

COVID-19 The US Surgeon General recently said 90% of COVID-19 tests have come back negative and only those with exposure or symptoms are being tested, which projects well moving forward. The US has done more…

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March 23, 2020

Customer Communication Regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Dear Valued Thrive Customers, Just a quick note to assure you that in this very difficult time, Thrive is here for you. We’re currently weathering the COVID-19 storm better than expected and the Thrive team…

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March 20, 2020

The Rise of Remote Collaboration

Along with the massive influx of users working from home, there’s been a massive increase in remote collaboration.  The level of remote collaboration has been climbing steadily for several months – the tipping point is…

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March 17, 2020

COVID-19 Impact on Internet Performance

Most Internet Service Providers (ISPs) oversubscribe their bandwidth and networks as typical inbound and outbound traffic are bursty and often don’t sustain high levels on a continuous basis. Fortunately, most of the larger National Providers…

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March 16, 2020

Security Awareness Best Practices to Mitigate COVID-19 Scams & Hacks

Due to the heightened attention around the COVID-19 virus, attackers are extremely likely to take the opportunity to develop new attacks and leverage social engineering as a means to compromise networks. It is likely there will…

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March 11, 2020

Service Pledge Regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Dear Valued Customers, Thrive is closely monitoring the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) situation and guidance from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to ensure the health and safety of our team members and customers…

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March 9, 2020

Understand the Risk of Unpatched Equipment

If you have read Thrive’s blog or other security blogs, you probably have come across patching. Everyone preaches patching. You should know where all your machines are, and you should patch these machines often. Also…

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February 20, 2020

Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity: Defined

At some point in time, everything will fail — Simply acknowledging the possibility of a failure is never going to be enough. The real winners are the ones that have not only acknowledged the most…

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