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Cybersecurity Simplified – Episode 28: Take Managed Security to a Higher Level with SOAR

Cybercriminals are escalating their attacks. What can you do? Take managed security to a higher level with SOAR – Security Orchestration, Automation and Response. In this episode of Cybersecurity Simplified, learn how SOAR can reach into IT environments and stop cyberthreats in progress, reduce mean time to repair and minimize the impact of cyberattacks.

Overwatch Managed Security Reports Rapid MRR Growth Through First Six Months of 2022

Managed Cybersecurity Revenue Jumps 111 Percent First Half of Year BATAVIA, Ill., June 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — High Wire Networks Inc. (the “Company” or “High Wire”) (OTCQB: HWNI), announced today High Wire’s Overwatch Managed Cybersecurity division grew its monthly recurring revenue by 111 percent, in step with the growth of partner acquisitions and end customer […]

The Working CEO – Episode 8: Why the Hiring Process is Broken & How to Fix It

 82% of CEOs believe lack of talent is the biggest threat to their organization, according to the 2020 LinkedIn Learning Workplace Report. Blame the talent wars or the great resignation, but today’s guests say there’s a bigger underlying problem – the hiring process is broken. What’s wrong and how do we fix it? High […]

The Working CEO – Episode 7: Outsourcing HR with CEO HR’s CEO Darrin Fedder

Most entrepreneurs start their businesses because they love something–cooking, building houses, making money! But they don’t love the HR overhead that comes with it. Our next guest started his business to take on the HR headache for other business owners. He’s either an angel or a glutton for punishment – maybe both! Meet Darrin Fedder, […]

Cybersecurity Simplified – Episode 27: CODA Intelligence for Vulnerability Management

In the cybersecurity war, there are no rules. The enemy has upped their game with more frequent and destructive attacks. What can you do? Take your cybersecurity defense to the next level. Stay ahead of evolving threats with vulnerability management. In this episode of Cybersecurity Simplified, we’ll talk about how to go from reactive to […]

A Guide to Managed Cybersecurity: What is it? Who Offers It?

In order to understand the power and importance of managed security services, we first need to look at today’s threatscape. It’s colored by runaway cybercrime so vast and omnipresent that if the cybercrime industry were its own country, it would already be the third-largest in the world (behind the United States and China). Cybercriminals, cloaked […]

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High Wire Networks’ Next-Gen SOAR Delivers Speed, Scalability in Threat Remediation

Overwatch SOAR Adds Security Automation, Incident Response, Threat Hunting and SOC Optimization High Wire Networks Inc. (the “Company” or “High Wire”) announced today that High Wire’s Overwatch Managed Security Services division now delivers a high degree of customized remediation at scale for managed service provider (MSP) reseller partners and their business clients with the addition […]

Everything You Need to Know about Managed Security Operations Center (SOC)

It’s often said that cybercriminals never sleep, and neither does their malware. Against this backdrop of 24/7 cyberthreats, the security operations center (SOC) has emerged as a 24/7 solution to combat those threats. Combining the best of human and machine intelligence, SOCs are essential combinations of front-line defense management and command-and-control centers for businesses worldwide. […]

CRN 2022 Women of the Channel

Kim Stoltz of High Wire Networks Featured on CRN’s 2022 Women of the Channel Power 70 Solution Providers List

Channel Sales Executive Named to Prestigious List of Channel Leaders High Wire Networks (the “Company” or “High Wire”) (OTCQB: HWNI), a leading global technology systems integrator and managed cybersecurity solutions provider, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Kim Stoltz, Vice President of Sales, to its 2022 Power 70 Solution […]

Managed Cybersecurity Revenue Jumps 19 Percent Month Over Month

Overwatch Managed Security Reports Rapid MRR Growth Through First Four Months of 2022 High Wire Networks Inc. (the “Company” or “High Wire”) (OTCQB: HWNI), announced today High Wire’s Overwatch Managed Cybersecurity division grew its revenue from March to April, and expects similar growth from April to May. Overwatch MRR increased 19% March to April Overwatch […]

MSPs in Cybersecurity: Why MSPs Should Offer Security Services

Cybersecurity affects all businesses, not just enterprises and governments. It’s critical to be aware of the risks and monitor, manage, and mitigate them. Today, most companies are aware of today’s omnipresent cyberthreats but are woefully under-protected—especially small and medium businesses (SMBs). Sometimes, business owners and managers know just enough to be dangerous and think they’ve […]

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High Wire Networks Inc. Reports First Quarter 2022 Results

Company Achieves Expected Revenue Milestones High Wire Networks Inc. (the “Company” or “High Wire”) (OTCQB: HWNI), today announced its financial results for Q1 ended March 31, 2022. Summary: Revenue was $12.7 million and increased 82% YOY on a proforma basis Net income was approximately $5 million, with non-GAAP operating income approximately break-even Three quarters in […]

The Ultimate Guide to Marketing and Selling Cybersecurity Services

Cybersecurity. Just the mention of it can cause either panic or fatigue. As a data- and internet-dependent society, few individuals – and even fewer businesses – can function without it. Many customers don’t understand the nuances of cybersecurity. It used to mean setting up a firewall and calling it a day—a level of protection easily […]

Cybersecurity Incident Response

3 Steps to Building an Effective Cybersecurity Incident Response Plan

Cybersecurity is not only about prevention. It’s also about response. Think of it this way: You need to lock your doors, but you also need to know what to do if and when someone picks the lock. That’s why it’s critical to have a Cybersecurity Incident Response Plan. What is incident response in cybersecurity? Threats […]

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Electrical Services for Global Beverage and Snack Corporation

High Wire Powers Global Beverage Corporation High Wire is delivering electrical services to several large distribution centers in a multi-year program for a global food, beverage and snack corporation. The project is part of a network upgrade across the country, in which High Wire electricians power equipment for the customer’s network. Our electricians spend two […]

The Working CEO – Episode 6: Win-Win: Putting Value in Valuation with Stephen LaMarche

 With more than 25 years of executive leadership, today’s guest has done it all — from sales to CEO at companies private and public, taking them from startup to scale. Stephen LaMarche is a visionary innovator with a proven history of building profitable, high-growth, high-performance organizations…and leading many of them through M&A. He balances […]

Cybersecurity Simplified – Episode 26: MSPs or MSSPs – What’s the Difference?

Cyberthreats are not only increasing but evolving. Keeping up is more than a full-time job. That’s why many business owners and IT leaders turn to cybersecurity experts. Should they be looking for MSPs or MSSPs? What’s the difference? Today’s guest has some deep thoughts about this and other pressing cybersecurity questions. In this episode of […]

High Wire Networks Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2021 Results

Significant Sequential Growth in Q3 and Q4 High Wire Networks Inc. (the “Company” or “High Wire”) (OTCQB: HWNI), today announced its financial results for Q4 and its full year ended December 31, 2021. Summary: Fourth quarter 2021 pro forma revenue growth of 41% compared to fourth quarter 2020 Follows third quarter 2021 growth of more […]

Overwatch Prevention Suite ( OPS)

How does Overwatch Prevention Suite change your managed tech stack? Consider a Zero Trust all-in-one solution to close security gaps for your customers’ remote workforce.

Archetype SC and High Wire Networks Win Managed Cybersecurity MRR Contract with Half-Billion-Dollar Construction Company

New Overwatch Partnership Brings in Multiyear, Monthly Recurring Revenue Deal High Wire Networks Inc. (the “Company” or “High Wire”) (OTCQB: HWNI), announced today it has partnered with Archetype SC, a leading multimillion-dollar technology consultancy provider in South Carolina, to distribute Overwatch Managed Cybersecurity services. The partnership won its first deal with a half-billion-dollar construction enterprise, […]

High Wire Networks Wins $2 Million Wireless Solution Project for Supermarket Chain

State of the Art Wireless Deployment at 63 Stores and 12 Distribution Centers Across U.S. High Wire Networks Inc. (the “Company” or “High Wire”) (OTCQB: HWNI), announced today the start of a nearly $2 million wireless solution project, through a value-added reseller (VAR) partner, enhancing a supermarket chain’s wireless connectivity by deploying wireless surveys, infrastructure […]

The Working CEO – Episode 5: You Are Where You Eat. Meet To-Dine-for-TV’s Kate Sullivan

 Food is the great bridge, spanning divides between cultures and people. And for Kate Sullivan, a four-time Emmy Award-winning broadcast journalist, it was the perfect entrée (pun intended) to connect with some of today’s most innovative, creative, and just plain exciting personalities over a meal at their favorite joint. She launched the popular multi-season […]

Cybersecurity Simplified – Episode 25: Living on the Edge with John Peterson, Inventor of ZTEdge

Living on the edge means taking on risk, and that’s exactly what today’s special guest has done when it comes to network security. Instead of accepting the risks, he’s faced them head on to make living (and working) on the network edge safer for all of us. Stay tuned. In this special edition of Cybersecurity […]

High Wire Networks Wins $800 Thousand Renewal for Large Government Agency

For the 15th Consecutive Year, High Wire Supports a Federal Agency’s Technology Mission High Wire Networks Inc. (the “Company” or “High Wire”) (OTCQB: HWNI), announced today it won a contract to deliver tech services for an agency of the federal government. “High Wire manages human capital for our partners to meet their customers’ needs, anytime […]

The Working CEO – Episode 4: Seeds of Change – Building a Social Enterprise with Galen Welsch

 How can a social enterprise have a lasting impact on the people it serves? For today’s guest, Galen Welsch, this question led him to co-found Jibu in 2012. Jibu works with developing nations to provide safe drinking water and other necessities through an innovative local franchise model. Galen’s achievements as Jibu’s CEO have been […]

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MSSP Advisory: How to Help Your Clients Respond to CISA’s “Shields Up” Warning

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine holds the potential for far-reaching economic and business impacts, including cybersecurity. The threat is serious enough that the United States Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has released the “Shields Up” memorandum warning companies to beef up their security and continuity measures. Key CISA Advisory Steps for Organizations and Leadership Teams […]

What does Overwatch Managed Security Deliver?

CISO Phil Burnett and CTO David Barton explain why managed service providers (MSPs) and IT Firms partner with Overwatch Managed Security to provide managed cybersecurity services to their customers of all sizes and in all verticals.

Cybersecurity Simplified – Episode 24: Defending a Vanishing Perimeter w/ Overwatch Prevention Suite

In our last episode, we talked about why cybersecurity prevention is back in style. With remote work and mobile devices pushing critical workloads to the edge of the corporate network, Zero-Trust Access is now the holy grail. But it’s easier said than done. In this special edition of Cybersecurity Simplified, we’ll talk about how High […]

Technology and Cybersecurity Veteran Drives Engagement for Overwatch Partner Program

Bob Roberts Named Partner Success Manager to Enable High Wire Partners to Sell Managed Security Services and Technology High Wire Networks Inc. (the “Company” or “High Wire”) (OTCQB: SGSI), a leading global technology systems integrator and managed cybersecurity solutions provider, has named a former IT Manager of two Fortune 500 companies, Bob Roberts, as Partner […]

Webcast: What’s the Big Hype Around OPS?

Overwatch Open Prevention Suite Now Most Comprehensive Managed Cybersecurity Solution Available Exclusively Through MSP Channels

High Wire Networks Divests Non-Strategic Business Line

Divestiture of Local Electrical Division Brings Focus on Strategic Vision High Wire Networks Inc. (the “Company” or “High Wire”) (OTCQB: SGSI), a leading global technology systems integrator and managed cybersecurity solutions provider, has divested its 50 percent membership interest in JTM Electrical and Technology, LLC based in the Chicago Metropolitan area. High Wire will receive: […]

Cybersecurity Simplified – Episode 23: Cybersecurity Prevention is Back in Style

An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure – this tried-and-true advice was the guiding principle behind cybersecurity for years. But when the likelihood of being breached became all but certain, cybersecurity pros shifted their focus to threat detection and response. With the increasing success of cyberattacks, prevention is back in style. In […]

Overwatch SaaS Security

What’s the use case for Overwatch SaaS Security? We thought it would be easier to show you…

The Working CEO – Episode 3: Going to the Dark Side – From Editor in Chief to Marketer in Chief

Going to the dark side is how journalists describe a career switch from truth seeker to spindoctor. Our guest today has made that journey from Editor in Chief for a leading tech magazine to Marketer in Chief for her own tech marketing firm. Stay tuned to meet Khali Henderson, Senior Partner at BuzzTheory, who will […]

Overwatch CTO David Barton Answers Cybersecurity FAQs

CTO David Barton answers FAQs by MSPs and their customers: Where is Cybersecurity heading in 2022? Can MSPs do Cybersecurity on their own (DIY)? What’s in it for MSPs? and more…

Overwatch Managed Security by High Wire Networks Awarded a 2021 Cybersecurity Excellence Award

Overwatch Managed Security Recognized for 24/7 SOCaaS and Cybersecurity Expertise High Wire Networks announced today that TMC has named Overwatch Managed Security as a recipient of the 2021 INTERNET TELEPHONY Cyber Security Excellence Award presented by INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine. “In this noisy security market, with too many tools that go unmanaged or don’t work together, […]

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High Wire Networks Announces Managed Services Agreement with Florida-based Network Operator

Contract Expected to Bring $1 Million to $4 Million Annually with Possible Expansion High Wire Networks Inc. (the “Company” or “High Wire”) (OTCQB: HWNI), announced today it has entered into a managed services agreement with a fast-growing network operator and provider of wholesale services to wireless network operators, business services, and residential and hospitality clients […]

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Ticker Symbol Change for High Wire Networks

CEO Mark Porter Releases Statement About New Ticker Symbol HWNI Valued Shareholders, FINRA has formally approved our name change to High Wire Networks and ticker symbol change to HWNI, effective Monday, January 10.  The CUSIP number will also change. To some of our shareholders, High Wire Networks is an investment and to others, it’s a […]

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High Wire Networks Releases First Quarter Guidance

High Wire Networks Releases First Quarter Guidance Forecasting Revenue Growth and Positive Non-GAAP Operating Income BATAVIA, Ill, Jan. 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — High Wire Networks Inc. (the “Company” or “High Wire”) (OTCQB: SGSI) is providing Q1 forecast guidance with a range of $14.5 million to $15.5 million in revenue and $750 thousand to $1.25 million […]

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High Wire Leverages Ericom’s ZTEdge™ Solution to Add Prevention Capabilities to Managed Cybersecurity Detection and Response Platform

Overwatch Open Prevention Suite Now Most Comprehensive Managed Cybersecurity Solution Available Exclusively Through MSP Channels High Wire Networks Inc.’s (the “Company” or “High Wire”) (OTCQB: SGSI) and its cybersecurity business unit, Overwatch Managed Security, today introduced the Overwatch Open Prevention Suite (OPS) powered by ZTEdge, the Zero Trust Cloud Security Platform from Ericom Software, a […]

The Working CEO – Episode 2: Meet the 7-Figure MSP – From CEO to Coach

When it comes to being a Working CEO, today’s guest Chris Wiser has “been there, done that” … building and selling a 7-figure managed IT services provider. Now he’s helping other IT entrepreneurs to do the same with his sales coaching firm aptly named, The 7-figure MSP. Stay tuned to this episode of the Working […]

The Working CEO – Episode 1: The End of Jobs with WorkMarket Founder Jeff Wald

We promised you straight talk and we’re not pulling any punches with our premiere episode of the Working CEO. We’re talking about the “End of Jobs” and how that impacts the top job … the Working CEO. Joining us today is Jeff Wald, serial entrepreneur and the author of the Amazon Best Selling book, “The […]

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Overwatch 24/7 Stops Apache Log4j Exploit for a Financial Institution

Log4j, a vulnerability in the Java-based software, allows attackers to execute code remotely on a targeted computer and steal data, install malware or take control.  The head of the Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) calls the exploit “one of the most serious flaws” in the software and could have widespread […]

Cybersecurity Simplified – Episode 22: FBI Files – Cybersecurity Stories from an FBI Agent

Cybersecurity is a growing national security and economic security imperative for the U.S. government. And the FBI is on the front lines as the lead federal agency investigating cyber-attacks. The bureau works to unmask cybercriminals, wherever they are. In this special edition of Cybersecurity Simplified, we’ll open up the FBI files on cybersecurity with an […]

High Wire Networks Wins Managed Services Contract Worth Over $600,000 Annually for National Healthcare Provider

Contract Extensions Expected Based on Performance High Wire Networks Inc.’s (the “Company” or “High Wire”) (OTCQB: SGSI) today announced it will begin a managed services networking solutions deployment at more than three-thousand medical clinics across the country. Under the recurring revenue contract starting January 1, High Wire will deliver managed remote helpdesk solutions to replace […]

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High Wire Networks Wins Government Contract for Networking Solutions and Project Management

VOIP Network Deployment Spans Nearly 600 Locations Across U.S. High Wire Networks Inc.’s (the “Company” or “High Wire”) (OTCQB: SGSI) today announced a networking solutions project valued at more than $800,000. The Company will deliver onsite engineers and project management for nearly 600 government locations. This impending rollout adds to the growing number of government […]

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Overwatch Managed EDR Shuts Down Crypto Mining Malware on Client’s Network

Earlier this month, Overwatch security analysts received an alert on a new client’s network.  The 24/7 security operations center had recently deployed the Overwatch Managed Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) solution when the incident occurred. Overwatch by High Wire Networks discovered 22 of the client’s machines were running crypto mining malware. Immediately, the EDR solution […]

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End of Year 2021 Letter to Shareholders 

Valued Shareholders,   As we wind down 2021 and prepare for 2022, High Wire Networks (OTCQB: SGSI ) would like to provide you with highlights of what we have accomplished this year, and some insight into what we anticipate next year.  Since closing our High Wire acquisition approximately five months ago, our focus for the latter […]

Who is the Working CEO?

In this episode, we’ll meet The Working CEO Mark Porter about his journey from beat cop to tech entrepreneur and now CEO of a publicly-traded global enterprise. And, more importantly, we’ll chat about why he wants to share what he’s learned with other entrepreneurs and working CEOs.

Cybersecurity Simplified – Episode 21: Ask an MSP: What’s the Best Security Strategy – Build or Buy?

Build or buy. Insource or outsource. DIY or DIFY. This debate is one business leaders have over many functions – from marketing to accounting to HR. When it comes to cybersecurity, the decision is infinitely more critical. You need highly specialized expertise and expensive technology, running 24/7 to stay ahead of an evolving and persistent […]

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