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Using Veritas for Nonprofits to Improve the Lives of Children and Families

The Oregon Social Learning Center is dedicated to research that tackles problems that affect the healthy development of children of all ages. Discover how Veritas Backup Exec, obtained through TechSoup, has helped OSLC to achieve its mission!

November 30, 2018

IT Security

Is the Cloud Safe? How to Ensure Security in the Cloud

Cloud apps are great for productivity, and they are easy to use, but you need to be aware of the security risks that come along with them. Here are five things to do to help protect your nonprofit.

November 23, 2018

IT Security

4 Tips on How to Give Safely Online

There are tons of scams out there. But they shouldn't prevent you from giving a gift to a cause you believe in. And with Giving Tuesday right around the corner, it's a great time to learn about some of these threats and the best practices for staying safe online.

November 19, 2018

IT Security

Symantec Releases Its 2018 Corporate Responsibility Report

Symantec is looking for feedback from the nonprofit community on its Corporate Responsibility Report and has created a survey for this purpose. Complete the survey, mention either TechSoup or a partner organization in question nine, and get the chance to win US$1,000!

November 09, 2018

IT Security

Mobile Technology Helps Human Trafficking Survivors to Find Support

Learn more about the global human trafficking problem and how a nonprofit fighting it uses a mobile app, 4Bells, from Caravan Studios to help human trafficking survivors find increased support.

October 30, 2018

IT Security

A Guide to a Selection of TechSoup's Security Products

Nonprofits have fewer resources available to keep things as secure as they could be, and so they are prime targets for hackers and criminals. Browse our guide to cybersecurity solutions at TechSoup, and get your free basic security assessment!

October 05, 2018

IT Security

Get the Guide: 12 Steps to Internet Safety for Nonprofits

TechSoup's guide, 12 Tips to Stay Safer Online, provides 12 practical things to consider when evaluating your organization's security, as well as tips for addressing those potential security issues.

October 01, 2018

IT Security

Get Ready for Cybersecurity Awareness Month at TechSoup

As cybersecurity threats increase across the world, nonprofits are not immune to the danger posed by bad actors looking to gain access to sensitive information. Find out how to protect your nonprofit against cyberattacks!

September 28, 2018

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

Tech Planning

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

IT Security

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

IT Security

Supporting Science Fairs While Keeping Data Safe with Symantec Endpoint Protection Software

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