GadellNet Blog

GadellNet Partners with Independent Schools of St. Louis

June 22, 2018

St. Louis, MO. GadellNet, a top Managed Services provider in the Midwest, is excited to become a recognized sponsor of the Independent Schools of St. Louis (ISSL) Association.   ISSL is a non-profit association serving over 40 independent schools in the St. Louis area.  ISSL promotes and advocates for the personalized education offered by these independent schools, creates forums for collaboration among them, and offers resources for parents interested in providing an independ [...]

Data Integrity: What It Is + Best Practices for Businesses

June 21, 2018

What is Data Integrity? Data integrity, as a state of data, refers to the accuracy, consistency, and reliability of data stored in databases, data warehouses, data marts, or any of your internal data storage locations, such as a CRM. But what does that really mean? Well, data integrity is all about your data being correct and reliable no matter where its stored and no matter how long you’ve had it. You could think of it as your data quality. Having your data correct means it must be com [...]

We’re Looking for Referrals

June 13, 2018

GadellNet is continually looking for new and awesome people to add to our team (and not because of a high turn over rate, our employee retention is 98%). Just this month, we’ve brought on three new employees, but we still need more. GadellNet prides itself on the culture created by our values. We look for people who will fit in with the rest of the team and be a real go-getter. In return for being a hardworking team member, you get to bask in the open and intentional culture of GadellNet. W [...]

Spear Phishing vs Phishing + How to Avoid Both

June 8, 2018

You receive an email from your bank. They’ve emailed you before, so you’re not suspicious. You open the email and read that you need to take immediate action, so your account isn’t closed. You hastily click the link provided in the email and put your information into the portal, so you can ensure your account isn’t closed. You’ve just been the victim of a phishing attack. If you listen to the news, browse social media, or receive our client newsletters, you know cyber security th [...]

Strategic IT Consultant

May 23, 2018

Something that sets GadellNet apart as a Managed Service Provider is that we offer our clients strategic consulting services. Our strategic consulting services are built around customer needs. We find the technologies and processes that will increase a client’s productivity or output by 20% in 3-5 years; then we implement them. This isn’t just an add-on responsibility of someone else on the team; we have Strategic IT Consultants at GadellNet who are creative, talented, tech-savvy individuals [...]

General Data Protection Regulation: What you Need to Know

Who does GDPR apply to? The GDPR applies to all businesses that have: Personnel in business locations of any type (e.g., office, manufacturing plant or distribution center) in the European Union Employees, contractors, consumers, customers, patients or other people who are citizens of, located within or currently traveling through the European Union Processing that includes some type of monitoring of individuals within, or who are citizens of, the European Union Goods and/or servi [...]

Three Areas Business Intelligence Aides Human Resources

May 17, 2018

Business Intelligence is a revolutionary tool for businesses. BI gives organizations the ability to look deeper into their data, connecting information that was once disparate. Obvious areas to apply Business Intelligence include accounting, operations, even marketing. The Human Resources department has a lot to gain from BI, too, and in the long run applying BI to HR can amount to huge cost savings.   Hiring the Right Person the First Time It costs a lot to hire someone. It cost [...]

GadellNet Becomes Conscious Capitalism Member

May 14, 2018

GadellNet, a top Managed Services and Cyber Security provider in the Midwest, is proud to announce they are now a member and sponsor of the Conscious Capitalism Chapter of Indianapolis. Conscious Capitalism is an international nonprofit organization dedicated to elevating humanity through business. Conscious Capitalism is a way of thinking about capitalism and business that better reflects where we are in the human journey, the state of our world today, and the innate potential of business to [...]

Systems Engineer

May 7, 2018

GadellNet employs several Systems Engineers. These tech pros are here to ensure proper computer operations so an end user can accomplish their tasks. They often act as the escalation point for our Service Desk Engineers for the more complicated, involved issues. Because they often work on some of the more involved issues, our Systems Engineers can be found in the office, helping people remotely or in a client’s office, lending a little hands-on help. Systems Engineers often work with deskto [...]

Cyber Security: the Why and How for Small Business

May 1, 2018

  If you’re like 71% of small business leaders, you may feel vulnerable to a cyber attack. According to a study done by Microsoft, the biggest concerns for small to mid-sized business leaders are phishing schemes, compromised passwords, ransomware, and sensitive information being leaked by an employee. With the way cyber criminals have been working, your concerns are well-placed. Both ransomware and phishing schemes have rapidly grown over the last three years. These attacks haven’t [...]