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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    Web server configuration and management policy

    This policy provides guidelines for the effective and secure configuration and management of web servers, regardless of platform. You can use it as-is or customize it to fit the needs of your organiza...

    July 2016 by Tech Pro Research

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    Cloud computing policy

    This policy provides guidelines for secure and effective cloud computing operations to ensure the integrity and privacy of company-owned information. From the policy: The list of advantages to cloud c...

    July 2016 by Tech Pro Research

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    Telecommuting policy

    As more and more employees request the opportunity to perform some or all of their work from a remote location, the need has grown for organizations to have clearly defined guidelines that govern empl...

    July 2016 by Tech Pro Research

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    Ethics policy: Vendor relationships

    This policy spells out what IT employees should and shouldn’t do when dealing with vendors and suppliers. It covers everything from record keeping to conflicts of interest to gifts and gratuities. Fro...

    July 2016 by Tech Pro Research

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    Software automation policy guidelines

    Software automation policies are system-defined, or administrator-defined, sets of rules that govern the execution of automated actions. Examples of automated actions include running a report using th...

    April 2016 by Mary Shacklett

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    Machine automation policy guidelines

    Machine automation is widely used across diverse industry sectors because it is cost-effective and risk reducing. Its applications include but are not limited to: CNC machines in manufacturing and fab...

    March 2016 by Mary Shacklett

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    Software usage policy

    In order to maintain a consistent, predictable and supportable computing environment it is essential to establish a pre-defined set of software applications for use on workstations, laptops, mobile de...

    February 2016 by Tech Pro Research

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    Drone policy

    Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), more commonly known as drones, have quite literally taken off by performing many new and inventive commercial applications as of late. Delivering packages, recording t...

    January 2016 by Tech Pro Research

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    Virtual and augmented reality policy

    Virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) are concepts which are going mainstream in both consumer and business operations. Both have shown incredible potential and versatility across a wide ran...

    January 2016 by Tech Pro Research

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    Virtualization policy

    Virtualization allows companies to run applications, operating systems and even networks in a sort of logical “sandbox” which eliminates the need for much physical hardware. While the virtual hosts th...

    December 2015 by Tech Pro Research