In short, systems are in place to address all current threats to email security and continuity. If you’d like to learn more about the threats faced by business email systems, check out this paper published by SANS, the worlds most trusted computer security training and advisory organization.
Because these Business Email services sit between your existing infrastructure and the web at large, it can drastically reduce your exposure to unwanted web threats. Hosting a mail server without perimeter defense all but advertises your location on the web and additionally lets the bad guys know you’re running services that are potentially worth attacking. This service eliminates your local installations foot print on the web and keeps this threat to a minimum.
Business Email Services are not all-or-nothing. You can trial these services at any time in order to ensure you are securing honest-to-god value for your business. It’s ideally suited to small and medium sized businesses that don’t have the in-house capability and can benefit from it or the deep pockets of larger organizations, however Business Email is not limited to smaller email deployments – These systems are highly scalable and can deploy systems in excess of 10,000 mailboxes in less than a weeks time.
Call now at 262.384.4400 and we can discuss your current situation to see if you can benefit from a transition to these services.