IT Policies

A clear, well-defined policy can help keep your organization running smoothly. Our ready-made policies can be used as is or customized to fit your specific needs.

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    Home usage of company-owned equipment policy

    Employees who work from home often use company-supplied systems and devices, which helps ensure that they have consistent, state-of-the-art equipment to do their work. However, organizations should pr...

    July 2017 by Tech Pro Research

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    Hardware decommissioning policy

    When decommissioning hardware, standard and well-documented practices are critical. The steps outlined in this policy will guide your staff methodically through the process. Assets won’t be unnecessar...

    July 2017 by Tech Pro Research

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    DHCP usage policy

    DHCP makes life easier for IT staff and employees, allowing computer systems and devices to quickly be connected to a network and given necessary access. The alternative of using permanent (or static)...

    July 2017 by Tech Pro Research

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    Securing Windows policy

    Windows is not without certain issues and flaws. Like any operating system it has been exposed to numerous vulnerabilities, both deliberate (viruses) and unintentional (exploitable holes in programs o...

    June 2017 by Tech Pro Research

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    Shadow IT policy

    This policy provides guidelines for the appropriate use of shadow IT, explains the restrictions that will apply to it, and defines elements pertaining to employee and IT department responsibilities. ...

    June 2017 by Tech Pro Research

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    Network security policy

    This policy will help you create security guidelines for devices that transport and store data. You can use it as-is or customize it to fit the needs of your organization and employees. From the poli...

    May 2017 by Tech Pro Research

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    Information security incident reporting policy

    Make sure your employees know how to spot potential security breaches and how they should respond. This policy describes the signs that might point to a security incident and offers guidelines on the ...

    May 2017 by Tech Pro Research

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    Employee termination policy

    Whether due to resignation, layoff, or firing, separating employees from the business is never a pleasant process. Even so, it’s critical to follow a systematic procedure to ensure that all necessary ...

    May 2017 by Tech Pro Research

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    Ergonomics policy

    A safe and healthy work environment provides the foundation for all employees to be at their most productive. Not only does it promote productivity in the workforce, it also helps prevent accidents, l...

    May 2017 by Tech Pro Research

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    IT hardware procurement policy

    A strong hardware procurement policy will ensure that requirements are followed and that all purchases are subject to the same screening and approval processes. This comprehensive policy covers the es...

    April 2017 by Tech Pro Research