Entries by Allen Falcon

Google Workspace Transition Update – 12/01/22

More than two years after announcing the change, the Google Workspace transition from G Suite continues. For organizations running G Suite with an annual or term commitment, your transition is scheduled to occur on your next renewal date. For organization on the Flex Plan (month to month), Google will automatically transition your account with 60 […]

Responding to Ransomware: Police, Pay, or Panic?

Responding to ransomware is complicated.  With the continuing increase of successful cyber attacks against small businesses, we hear a lot of debate on two aspects of your response to a successful ransomware attack. Should you contact law enforcement? Should you pay the ransom? Both of these questions have pros and cons.  How and when you […]

Cumulus Global Receives Inc.’s Inaugural Power Partner Award

New award highlights B2B partners that support startups across all business functions and empower growth WESTBOROUGH, MA, November 22, 2022 – Cumulus Global is honored to be recognized by Inc. Business Media with a listing on the inaugural Power Partner Award list. The awards honor B2B organizations across the globe with proven track records supporting […]

3 Questions – About Cyber Security

3 Questions is a new program we are launching to help small business owners and IT leaders think about the issues facing their businesses in new ways. We will ask you to share your answers to our 3 Questions and, in exchange, we are happy to schedule time (no cost / no obligation) with one of our Cloud Advisors to […]

How Can SMBs Streamline IT Security?

Cumulus Global CEO, Allen Falcon, answers this question in Inc. Magazine. Small businesses face new demands to improve and maintain their IT Security.  Customer, vendors, regulators, and insurance carriers are defining criteria and pushing SMBs to implement procedures and technologies. If not managed well, SMBs end up with duplicate services and increased operating costs. How […]

2022 SMB IT Security Needs Study Highlights & Contradictions

Security firm Action 1 recently published the results of its 2022 SMB IT Security study after surveying 750 small and midsize businesses. Key Findings and Contradictions of the Action1 SMB Report It is no secret that perceptions about our security risks differ from reality.  Not surprisingly, some of the 2022 SMB IT security needs survey […]

Service Update: Vault Former Employee End of Life – Aug. 15, 2022

Service Update: Vault Former Employee End of Life: VFE Licenses will no longer be available as of January 15, 2023. As previously announced by Google, free Vault Former Employee (VFE) licenses will no longer be available as of January 15, 2023. To maintain data for past employees, these licenses will transition to Archive User Licenses […]

Cumulus Global Recognized on CRNs 2022 Fast Growth 150 List

Cumulus Global proudly announced today that the company is being recognized for its sustained growth on the 2022 Fast Growth 150 List, published by CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company®. Ranked at #84, Cumulus Global is among the fastest growing IT solution providers and integrators in North America over the past two years.  “We […]

Debunking 5 Cyber Security Myths for SMBs

As owners and leaders of small and midsize businesses (SMBs), we have limited resources for IT and cybersecurity.  We should not be surprised, therefore, that SMBs face the biggest threat from ransomware and other cyber attacks.  Beyond the cost and risk of ransomware and encryption attacks, SMBs face business email compromise (BEC) attacks and threats […]

Service Update: Client Information Update – July 6, 2022

Service Update: As part of our commitment to provide industry-leading services, we are launching a project to verify and update our client information. Beginning this month, we will be contacting all of our clients to confirm and update their company information.  Our goal is to ensure that we have current and correct information about your business […]