Allied Cash Advance Protects Remote Offices With Websense Hosted Web Security
Database administrator for Allied Cash Advance, led the Web security project for the company. Managing 700 computers in 257 branches, many with varying degrees of Internet connectivity, was not a simple task. With the move to broadband providing greater access, they suspected that time spent on risky sites was causing productivity issues. After compiling a select group of sites necessary for business purposes, they decided to block the unauthorized sites that provided a conduit to viruses and malware. Seeking an economical solution, the company talked to other vendors and discovered Websense Hosted Web security. With Websense, when they make a change, it's immediately effective throughout whichever branches they choose.