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Thursday, June 01, 2017  11:49 AM

A rogue printer is born when someone in your organization purchases and installs a printer on the company network without informing the IT or Security team. Being unaware of IT security risks, they often leave the printer with its factory-installed default settings, usernames, and passwords. These defaults are designed to make the device available for interaction with a wide variety of networks, which results in an open invitation to hackers. You can avoid this scenario by using a security protocol called rogue device detection to automatically scan and alert you to any unsecure printer on your network.

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Monday, May 01, 2017  11:31 AM

More than half of IT managers say their printers are vulnerable to cyber hackers. Two thirds admit they’re likely already infected with malware. And recently, one hacker successfully hijacked over 150,000 printers in a single weekend, just to prove how easy it was. Printer hacking is an epidemic, and it’s only getting worse.

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Tuesday, December 15, 2015  05:00 AM

“Working with what was basically a one hundred day window for project completion, we knew the detailed work of space planning our entire new facility including a new call center, new furniture selection and installation, relocating our existing operations, repurposing much of our existing furniture and fixtures, and integrating significant new technologies into the project was going to take a lot of coordination as we completed construction on the new space.  HiTouch brought to the table the unique set of capabilities that we needed and eliminated the challenge of having numerous vendors.  But more importantly, they know how to integrate those capabilities. .  .

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Tuesday, December 01, 2015  05:00 AM

An organization the magnitude of the National Education Association didn’t need to know the nuances of a printer and multi-function device upgrade. The Washington, D.C.-based staff—already focused on serving 3 million members and affiliate organizations in every state—simply required a seamless installation, migration and optimization of new equipment, in addition to proper disposal of the old.

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Thursday, September 03, 2015  08:00 PM

The largest union of property service workers in the US corporate headquarters and administrative offices selected HiTouch and Xerox to update the organizations internal printing assets and systems. A key factor in the decision was an onsite department by department assessment conducted by HiTouch’s Alan Stromfeld and a representative from Xerox over the course of several weeks that included loading new print auditing software on the client’s network and interviewing end user departments.

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Monday, June 22, 2015  08:00 AM

As business becomes increasingly complex, ITSimplify aims to cut through the confusion with efficiency, integrated services and relatable technology. The company, a unit of HiTouch Business Services, may be best known for its catalog of computer equipment, printers and peripheral products and Managed Print Services (MPS) offerings. But with a new vice president of managed services leading the way, ITSimplify is honing its efforts to incorporate comprehensive installation services and support, workplace optimization and conference room technology, digital signage and more.  “Ultimately, we’re building an organization that supports our customers in ways they previously haven’t had access to through an office supply company,” said Andy Katz, who took on this new role in Spring 2015. “We don’t want to be everything to everyone. But there are numerous elements we can provide.” ...

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