For the past two years, Roca Inc. has been working with Tech Networks to review and consistently improve Roca’s security as part of an overall infrastructure upgrade. These preventative efforts ended up paying dividends when Roca was hit with a ransomware attack on Easter Sunday 2017. This attack made company files inaccessible, leaving most of their employees unable to work for several hours.
In addition to serving more than 450 students at their Watertown campus, Perkins School for the Blind provides global services, consulting, and products, and advocates on behalf of visually impaired kids who aren’t able to attend the school. Supporting their mission would require an integrated digital tech strategy. The Information Technology (IT) team needed to modernize existing systems and optimize collaboration across the entire organization, inside and out of the classrooms.