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Online Safety and Cybersecurity Tips for K-12 Kids, Family, and Friends

September 2019 Volume 14 Issue 9 [Article Repost] From the desk of Thomas F. Duffy, MS-ISAC Chair Every child should be taught how to be safe online. In the new digital world, there are technological wonders, which often introduce cyber threats of many kinds. The online world can be a place of inappropriate conduct and… Read more


Arctic Information Technology Opens Plano Support Center

Anchorage, AK – Arctic Information Technology (Arctic IT), a technology leader in managed services and application services, proudly announces the opening of a full-service support center in Plano, Texas. The support center will serve clients in all US time zones, including point-of-sale application support to the National Park Service, and managed services support to clients… Read more


5 Reasons to Migrate from Dynamics GP to Dynamics 365

Microsoft Dynamics GP is a solid financial management solution, well-liked by mid-sized organizations for nearly 20 years. It is a comprehensive solution – and very popular because of its advanced functionality that comes out-of-the-box. It’s also easy to configure. Arctic IT has been an advocate, implementer, and supporter of Microsoft Dynamics GP since the beginning,… Read more


Moving the Federal Government Forward with Subscription-Based Technology

  In less than 60 days, another fiscal year begins for the federal government. This is a prime opportunity for the feds to leverage technology more efficiently through subscription-based pricing.   Let’s look at two programs that support this:  The 21st Century IDEA law passed in January of this year. It requires every public-facing agency website to have a “consistent look” and be compliant with… Read more


Dynamics 365 + Player 365 Enables Casino Hosts with Master Customer Data to Drive Revenue

The number one goal for casino hosts: develop a working relationship with their guests. A happy guest is most likely to spend more time (and money) at your casino. Even better, they are most likely to return. Imagine having a tracking device on each of your players. If your marketing team had a full 360-degree… Read more


Multiple Vulnerabilities in Google Android OS Could Allow for Arbitrary Code Execution

If you are an Android device user, you may have noticed today that you were asked to apply a security system update for your phone, tablet, or smartwatch. We advise you to not postpone the update and take five minutes now to apply it. You can read below that a “zero day exploit” is out… Read more


The Dynamics GP Roadmap: You’ve got great options

Microsoft Dynamics GP is an ERP workhorse, but what does the future hold? Whether you want to stay on GP or are considering a change, we’ll give you options you’ll want to consider before making a decision. August 15, 2019 @ 2pm CDT on GoToWebinar    


Get on the Casino Floor with Mobile Player Management

Join us as we discuss how to grow customer loyalty and increase player value with Player 365 – a mobile CRM solution accelerator for casinos. Player 365, built on Microsoft Dynamics 365, gives your hosts the mobile tool they need to enhance the player experience, giving them that WOW experience every time they set foot… Read more


Dynamics 365 for Casino Finance and IT Leaders

Microsoft’s Dynamics 365 Finance and Operations is the hottest application of the summer. Join us as we discuss and demo the fully integrated ERP solution that will digitally transform your casino operations. August 1, 2019 @ 2pm CDT on GoToWebinar    


A Warning on Ransomware from Several Government Agencies

CISA, MS-ISAC, NGA & NASCIO RECOMMEND IMMEDIATE ACTION TO SAFEGUARD AGAINST RANSOMWARE ATTACKS Take the First Three Steps to Resilience Against Ransomware for State and Local Partners WASHINGTON – July 29, 2019 – The recent ransomware attacks targeting systems across the country are the latest in a string of attacks affecting State and local government… Read more