A Message From Liam O’keeffe: Silicons CEO

A Message From Liam O’keeffe: Silicons CEO

As the COVID-19 pandemic increases it’s impact on all of our lives, Silicon is now working in full remote mode.  For our customers this means the same levels of support – but delivered slightly differently. All of our staff are now working remotely. Our...
Stay cyber-safe while working remotely

Stay cyber-safe while working remotely

The past week has seen a huge increase in the number of business employees working from home. Unfortunately this presents opportunities for hostile actors to exploit more relaxed security measures associated with remote working. There are a number of things all...
Raising the Bar for Reliability:

Raising the Bar for Reliability:

When a system goes down, getting that system back up and running quickly is the goal of every managed service provider (MSP). All too often however, a backup will fail, causing the MSP to lose confidence in the backup and recovery process. Lack of consistency in...
Understanding Privileged Identity Theft

Understanding Privileged Identity Theft

In today’s security landscape, almost all major security breaches come compromised privileged credentials. There are an increasingly large number of well resourced external actors, some with the backing of nation states going to a great deal of effort to obtain...