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Emerging Breach Reports for Washington Unemployment

Over the past several days, we have received reports of a suspected breach involving social security numbers and emerging threats. There may be a state of Washington service that has been compromised, although that is highly speculative on our part as we do not have a confirmation of correlation. So far, we have seen false unemployment…

SWAT MS Teams free training Blog Post

Microsoft Teams: Tips for Remote Workers

With your workforce scattered, getting things done and working in collaboration can be challenging. Fortunately, you can look to a variety of Microsoft Teams tips to help coworkers feel connected and productive. So you can get the most out of Teams, we’re offering this free training with SWAT experts and guest speaker, Tim Rettig, CEO…

Security TIps for Working Remotely

6 Easy Security Tips for Working Remotely

By Dan Merino Many companies have moved their workforce remote during the COVID-19 pandemic to follow governmental restrictions and CDC guidelines. This move has left many asking, “What measures should our company consider for remote workers?” Unfortunately, the nature of this event has caught many in the reactive mode of implementing changes on the fly…


April 16: Free Microsoft Teams Webinar

You don’t want to miss this Microsoft Teams training. Join SWAT Systems and Intrust IT for a free lunch and learn training session on Microsoft Teams. Now that you are working from home, it’s time to get to know MS Teams even better. Get an inside look at how IT service providers have been using…


Remote Work Options

With the growing concern around the Coronavirus, we’re sharing remote work options. Obviously, physical health is of utmost importance. Now, and during any cold and flu season, we strongly recommend that users only use their own respective desk phones, keyboards and mice. Then have those devices cleaned and sanitized each week. If computer or work…

Managing Remote Workers, Seattle IT Support

7 Tips for Managing Remote Workers

At SWAT Systems, we are helping a lot of clients with systems and processes for managing remote workers this week. As a leading Seattle Managed Services provider, we felt that it would be helpful to share some best practices below: 1. Communicate often. Plan for regular, frequent communication with your teams. Social distance is one…