Chi Connect is a newsletter designed for tech professionals who want quick updates on news that pertains to data networking, security, backup, storage, disaster recovery, and virtualization. That’s a lot of information to cover in a newsletter, so each edition will have a different focus and we encourage your comments and input. If you have a story, news or blog you’d like to share on Chi Connect, please contact our editor, Christine Thome, at

Below is the August 2019 edition – enjoy!

10 Types of Security Incidents and How to Handle Them

Cyberattacks are more varied than ever.

We’ll show you the 10 most common security incidents, key symptoms that signal a problem, and how to respond to keep your systems and data safe.

Guests Need Wi-Fi Access Too

Why does “provide guest access” always feel like a no-win situation?

You have to give untrusted clients access to your managed network, provide an easy workflow to approve and allow visitor devices a connection to your SSID, and carve out IP address space, but you’re not sure how many hosts you need on the subnet.

Life is rough for the network engineer managing this environment.


Finding NAS and SAN Balance in the World of Storage Architecture

In the world of storage architecture, most people fall into the category of either being pro-NAS or pro-SAN.

But what if we brought back the concept of nuance? What if it was possible to have your cake and eat it too?



Expand Your IT Team with Chi’s Certified IT Professionals

Chi’s team of certified IT professionals offer expertise in designing, configuring, and implementing well-architected and fully-integrated technologies.

Working with your IT team, we assess your environment to understand your challenges, goals, and needs.

We then architect the right solution for your requirements, help you plan for operational changes, and stay with you until your project is completed.



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