Great Blogging…..Great low cost Marketing: 5 ways to Connect the dots

A lot has been written (blogged and flogged) about what is blogging, the benefits of blogging, leveraging blogging for building your brand (self and/or business), share ideas etc. With this article, I am not venturing into that space, instead I would like to share my experience of blogging where the rubber hits the road. I[…]

Affordable Enterprise Class Real-time Collaboration Solution for Indian SMBs

Lower Cost & Higher Productivity for the SMBs The use of Collaboration technology to drive down costs and improve productivity is fast gaining popularity amongst the SMEs (Small & Medium Enterprises), with over 40% of the SMEs surveyed targeting the use of collaboration technology to meet this objective. But the SMB (Small and Medium Business)[…]

How is email phising and spoofing hurting your business

Email spoofing is email fraud and deception. Spoofing is the most common from of the modern con game called ‘phising’. The email spoofer is trying to “phish” your passwords and login names by attempting to lure you to reveal your account and password details. Essentially, the email spoofer is a spammer trying to hide his[…]

SECURITY ALERT: Impact of Heartbleed bug of OpenSSL on Mithi Connect Xf

This security message is to notify you of a major security vulnerability that has just surfaced within the past 3 days, and referred to as Heartbleed. We urge you to read up about this bug in OpenSSL and its impact on Mithi Connect Xf, which is deployed in your environment, and whether you need to take[…]

How does Mithi SkyConnect co-exist with Google Apps on the same SMTP Address space (email domain)?

Requirement: There is a requirement to host the email infrastructure of a company across 2 different solutions, such that both the solutions share the same SMTP address space and the company can divide their mailboxes across the two solutions. This is typically done to allow a set of users to use one of the solutions[…]

The One Page Execution Plan for a business of any size

Greetings! Is your business stuck in a low/no growth rut? In your business, do you observe any of the following symptoms Symptoms: Your company consistently misses financial targets (even realistic ones) Your company consistently is unable to achieve all that it sets out to do (Goals) Many team members complain of lack of clarity in[…]

How does Connect Xf or Mithi SkyConnect prevent email spoofing?

Q We have our hosted setup and we had one very bad experience of an email compromised after sending. It was in between changed/manipulated and sent to the recipient. That resulted in major loss. The  originator did not send that content in the email. Will hosting in Mithi Cloud prevent it? How? What you are[…]

The Myth of Delegating Responsibility via Email

Yes! Yes! the post title has a contradiction, which is deliberate…please bear with me and read on. Dropping the ball 1. Sales team requesting for special help from the product management team Mail from a sales team member Maria to the product team member, Ravi “Dear Ravi,  – Can you please create a comparison document[…]

2 Restaurants: Same Location: 1 a Success: 1 a Failure

One of our favorite holiday spots is Goa. We enjoy relaxing on the beach spending the whole day alternating between the water, sun and shade and recharging our batteries with the solar energy :-). Normally we stay at the same resort (comfort zone) which is a stones throw from the beach. On our earlier trips,[…]

Can we use a desktop based bulk mail software to send mail via Mithi SkyConnect?

To prevent misuse and SPAM from the service, Our solution accepts mail over SMTP with the following restrictions: A single mail cannot be to more than 35 recipients. A single user/emailid cannot send more than 150 mail a day unless you make a special request and we will whitelist that particular ID to be able to[…]