• SSL certificate best practices policy

    Tools & Templates · Jun 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    SSL certificates are essential for encrypting traffic between systems such as clients, which access servers via web browsers or applications, which communicate with remote systems. Certificates protect client and server data, commonly involving confidential information such as credit card details or social security numbers. Because of their criticality in protecting...

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  • Pandemic response policy

    Tools & Templates · Jun 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    The unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic beginning in March of 2020 provoked drastic changes in worldwide company operations. This pandemic put many businesses to the test in formulating meaningful strategies for successful operations while protecting their employees from virus exposure. Unfortunately, the pandemic produced a negative impact both via infections/fatalities and impeded...

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  • Social media policy

    Tools & Templates · Jun 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    The use of social media to promote company business, provide customers with announcements and information, present upcoming milestone dates and otherwise interact with the public is now commonplace among organizations. From the smallest one-person shop to the largest multinational corporation, just about every company striving to turn a profit has...

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  • RFP templates and guidebook

    Tools & Templates · Jun 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    Requests for Proposals (RFPs) are a common method for soliciting vendor quotes and answers about potential offered products or services and are intended to receive details involving implementation, operations and maintenance. This facilitates the decision making process by allowing organizations to choose the RFP responses which best suit their needs....

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  • Comparison chart: VPN service providers

    Tools & Templates · Jun 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    Selecting the right VPN provider for your needs requires a fair bit of legwork because the choices are many and the offerings vary greatly. This quick-glance chart rounds up 15 of the top contenders and compares them across criteria such as OpenVPN support, pricing, connections, and logging. More on...

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  • eLearning and continuing education policy

    Tools & Templates · Jun 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    Regardless of its industry or business, an enterprise can only reach the level of success that is achievable by the people that exist within that enterprise. Strategic plans, marketing campaigns, new product designs, technological innovations, etc. are all dependent on skilled people. If your enterprise views labor as a cost...

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  • Hiring Kit: Application Engineer

    Tools & Templates · Jun 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    To gain competitive advantage, modern business has turned to technologies like cloud computing and big data, but the benefits derived from those high-level concepts can only be reaped when there are applications built to exploit them. The application engineer creates, designs and tests computer software programs designed to meet pre-determined...

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  • New Employee Checklist and Default Access Policy

    Tools & Templates · Jun 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    Onboarding new employees and providing them with the equipment and access they need can be a complex process involving various departments. However, a standard set of guidelines which can be reused and revised as needed can streamline these endeavors. A new employee checklist and default access policy assigns responsibilities for...

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  • Microsoft Build 2020 Highlights

    Ebooks · Jun 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    Microsoft Build 2020, which took place on May 19- May 21, 2020, was a digital event that featured multiple sessions as well as a host of announcements aimed at developers. Simply put, Microsoft Build has returned to its roots with a focus on developers and courting the base for its...

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  • Video and online conferencing policy

    Tools & Templates · Jun 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    While video teleconferencing has been used as a common business tool for many years, the associated principles regarding etiquette may not be as familiar as it should be to all your employees. The sample video and online conferencing policy template from TechRepublic Premium can help your business establish a common...

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