Blog - security

trucks

On the Road with GLCC: 2018 NY Tech Summit Recap

Great Lakes Marketing Team
Wednesday Jun 20th, 2018

Earlier this month, Great Lakes Case & Cabinet attended the 2018 NY Tech Summit in Verona, New York. We had the chance to exhibit our brand-new SEAL line of enclosures and mix and mingle with some of the greatest minds in tech. As a company, we’re committed to advancing our products as well as our employees, challenging them to be the best they can be. Here are just a few trends and observations we took note of while at the 2018 NY Tech Summit.

CB4

Camera Surveillance at a Stadium Near You

Great Lakes Marketing Team
Thursday May 10th, 2018

Spectators of entertainment events should feel safe at all times. An American professional basketball team is helping make that happen, at least at their own stadium. This custom, ceiling-mounted camera enclosure will be found at multiple locations throughout the stadium.

Erie Insurance

The Data Center Audit Trail: A Fortune 500 Company’s Story

Great Lakes Marketing Team
Wednesday Apr 11th, 2018

No matter what problem our customers bring to us, it’s our goal to work with them to find the right solution. Case in point, a Fortune 500 company with both security and audit trail needs came to Great Lakes Case & Cabinet looking for some customized solutions across multiple locations. We were able to work with the company to address both the security and audit requirement issues, and help them become more secure and compliant overall.

GLCC Cheap

Gotchas of Going Cheap

Great Lakes Marketing Team
Monday Mar 5th, 2018

Cost. No matter where you sit in the organization as a stakeholder, this is almost always one of the most significant factors in IT buying and decision-making. But should price really be the ultimate deciding factor when it comes to something so important? Won’t it catch up to you in the long run?

bio3

Security Retrofit

Great Lakes Marketing Team
Friday Oct 13th, 2017

A data center which contained legacy enclosures from another manufacturer was upgraded to include Great Lakes ES enclosures. Over several years, all enclosures were physically modified and evolved from a standard handle to biometric handles on the front and rear of the enclosures.

Resized952017092695134626

Sharing Knowledge through BICSI

Melissa Campbell, Regional Vice President
Tuesday Oct 3rd, 2017

Power is gained by sharing knowledge; BICSI continues to be a wonderful facilitator of this concept. Great Lakes Case & Cabinet has presented several times at national BICSI conferences; however, my colleague, Brian Franz, and I had the opportunity to speak on behalf of GLCC for the first time at the BICSI 2017 fall conference just one week ago. We presented in a crowded ball room that may have been the largest audience we have encountered at a national industry event—an estimated 1500 individuals attended our session dedicated to physical data protection.

Las Vegas BICSI

Silent Enemies in Your Data Center

Great Lakes Marketing Team
Monday Sep 18th, 2017

Countless millions of dollars is spent on protecting data from outside cyber-attacks and ever so increasing insider threat potential. Not nearly enough attention has been given to the physical security aspects of protecting and limiting the unmonitored access to the equipment housing the data. Who or what poses a threat to the physical assets of your data center and how do you protect against them?