Entries by Dan Gordon

Strategies for protecting government agency files from ransomware

In the wake of ransomware attacks government agencies are under the constant threat.  Legacy remote access mechanisms such as VPN are no longer sufficient to protect files from encryption, theft, data leaks and ransomware. Migrating files to cloud services as alternative is a complicated, challenging endeavor that may not be a viable option for governments […]

Top 5 Sync & Share Migration Costs

Sync & Share Migration Planning Many companies are considering migrating Windows File Shares to Cloud based Sync & Share vendors for department shares.  What are the Sync & Share Migration Costs?  As organizations contemplate moving files shares to Sync & Share vendor we need to consider the potential security, time constraints, risks and cost impact. […]

Cloud Storage Gateway

What is a cloud storage gateway? Need to access file storage in the cloud?  A cloud storage gateway might be just what you are looking for. As noted by Gartner: “Cloud storage gateways refer to the physical/virtual appliances or installable software that resides in an organization’s enterprise data center or public cloud network that provide […]

What is the future of Remote Work?

With the ending of the Covid Pandemic what does that mean for Remote Work? In our Remote Work article, we reviewed the latest trends and work styles for remote work pre-pandemic.  During the Pandemic, remote work has become not only more common but a necessity.  Many companies were forced to “go remote” in a very […]

Mapped Network Drives without VPN

  With Many employees working remotely from home, the need for seamless mapped network drive access to Windows File Shares has increased ten fold.   This has created a huge support burden on IT staff to manage corporate PC’s remotely, secure internal networks and train users on how to use VPN. MyWorkDrive alleviates these security and […]

Migrate On-Premise Files Shares to Azure Cloud File Storage

Exciting Article Updates! April 13th, 2020 *Azure News Update: Azure Files AD Integration for SMB access using Active Directory Domain’s managed by customers, is now available in preview. We have updated our our Azure MyWorkDrive Image in the marketplace to allow it to easily join an existing Windows Active Directory Server that will further simplify […]

MyWorkDrive Version 5.4 Webinar

Join our resident experts on Thursday January 23rd at 10 am PST for a webinar where we will preview the latest MyWorkDrive version 5.4 secure file remote access features. Save your spot now for this very popular discussion! The Webinar has already taken place.  Click here for the Video. During this webinar we will review […]

MyWorkDrive Version 5.4 released to production

We are excited to announce version 5.4 of MyWorkDrive server and Windows client is now live for production use.  With this release, MyWorkDrive now supports faster download speeds on both the Web and Windows Mapped Drive clients.  View the webinar here   MyWorkDrive Version 5.4 is primarily focused on speed improvements.  All clients are advised […]

MyWorkDrive Version 5.4 released to preview

We are excited to announce version 5.4 of MyWorkDrive server and Windows client is available for preview.  With this release, MyWorkDrive now supports faster download speeds on both the Web and Windows Mapped Drive clients. Version 5.4 Preview is primarily focused on speed improvements.  All clients are advised to update to the latest version of […]

MyWorkDrive Version 5.4 Webinar set for October 24th

Join our resident experts on Thursday October 24th at 10 am PST for a webinar where we will preview the latest MyWorkDrive version 5.4 secure file remote access features. Save your spot now for this very popular discussion! During this webinar we will preview the latest 5.4 features and updates: Download speed improvements by 500% […]

MyWorkDrive Version 5.3 Released to Production

We are pleased to announce the production release of version 5.3 of MyWorkDrive server, Mobile and Mapped Drive Clients. New Features Version 5.3 includes many new features requested by our customers including: Multiple Mapped Drive Letters for each Share Shared Public User Access for secure restricted external user access to shares Open/Save Multiple Files in […]