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IT Security

Your Copiers Are Storing Confidential Information: What You Can Do About It

Modern commercial copiers and multifunction printers are actually computers with hard drives and network connectivity. They are as vulnerable to data theft as anything in your office's IT system. What can your nonprofit do about this?

September 14, 2018

IT Security

How to Build an Effective Tech Foundation for Your Small to Mid-Sized Nonprofit

Many small nonprofits are run well with appropriate productivity, security, storage, and backup solutions — and these can be a mix of cloud and on-premises solutions. Find out how donated products from TechSoup can help build a basic — yet effective — tech foundation for your nonprofit.

September 13, 2018

Impact Stories Veritas

How One Nonprofit Protects Water Using Data Backups from Veritas

Washington Water Trust is a nonprofit dedicated to protecting water flows across Washington state. Data security is a top priority for the organization. Find out how data backups with Veritas System Recovery software help it to protect water.

June 29, 2018

Impact Stories Symantec

Supporting Science Fairs While Keeping Data Safe with Symantec

As an organization that deals with thousands of students each year, the Science Fair Foundation BC collects a great deal of personal data that needs to be protected. The nonprofit found its solution for data protection in Symantec Endpoint Protection, acquired through TechSoup Canada. Read more!

June 28, 2018

IT Security

Keep Your Nonprofit Safe with TechSoup's Security Products

IT security and data protection have taken center stage in 2018. Between data breaches, chip vulnerabilities, and the European Union's introduction of GDPR, keeping your nonprofit secure has never been more important. Discover all the security products and solutions TechSoup has to offer.

May 30, 2018

Impact Stories Veritas

How One Nonprofit Protects Data with Veritas

Working with young people means collecting a lot of sensitive information that needs to be safeguarded, says the nonprofit Boomerang. At the recommendation of its IT professional, it began using Veritas System Recovery, Server Edition, for data security for nonprofits, acquired through TechSoup.

May 15, 2018

Impact Stories Symantec

How la Fundación Cristo Rey Uses Symantec to Protect Student Data

Fundación Cristo Rey serves 3,000 students and 50 nonprofit organizations, so it has assumed stewardship of sensitive personal data. The nonprofit decided to use Symantec and requested it from DONO, a program of ILUNION, which is TechSoup's partner organization in Spain.

April 17, 2018

Impact Stories Veritas

Securing Precious Land with Data Backups from Veritas

Learn more about Mainspring Conservation Trust, which uses Veritas Backup Exec 16, acquired through TechSoup's Veritas Donation Program, to back up important records.

March 27, 2018

IT Security

Protect Your Nonprofit's Digital Security: Hackernomics 101

Matthew Eshleman, our instructor for TechSoup Courses on Digital Security, explains through the laws of Hackernomics what motivates most hackers and how to outwit them.

March 19, 2018

Impact Stories Symantec

How Symantec Helps Keep Japan's Refugee Data Safe

Learn more about Japan Association for Refugees and how it has used Symantec Endpoint Protection, acquired through TechSoup Japan, to address its security needs.

March 15, 2018

IT Security

8 Must-See Technology Panels at SXSW Social Impact 2018

SXSW is recognized as a breakout event for technology, but an equally important category is the social impact one. Here are eight SXSW social impact technology panels worth bookmarking in 2018.

March 09, 2018

IT Security

Okta and City Year: Using Technology to Bridge the Gap for Students Facing High Poverty

Learn more about City Year, a nonprofit that aims to bridge the gap between what students need and what schools are designed to provide, and how it uses Okta's identity management tool.

March 05, 2018