BLOKWORX Co-Founder and President Robert Boles Hits Amazon Best-Seller Lists with “Under Attack.”
Robert Boles recently hit five Amazon Best-Seller lists in the United States with “Under Attack.”
San Francisco, CA – January 26, 2016 – Robert Boles recently joined a select group of business experts and entrepreneurs from around the world, along with Robin Robins to co-write the book, “Under Attack: How to Protect Your Business & Bank Account From Fast-Growing, Ultra-Motivated and Highly Dangerous CyberCrime Rings.” CelebrityPress™, a leading business book publisher, released the book on January 14, 2016.
On the day of release, Under Attack reached best-seller status in five Amazon categories – reaching as high as #1 in the “Cloud Computing,” “Network & Cloud Computing,” and “Computer Network Security” categories. The book also reached #2 in “Cyber Security & Encryption,” and #5 in “Computers & Technology.” Robert Boles contributed a chapter titled “Security Considerations For Financial Professionals.”
CelebrityPress™ describes the book:
The wording “Under Attack” implies a dangerous situation – one that signifies we are currently under assault. In this book, the Celebrity Experts® showcased are in the vanguard of protecting data and sensitive information under threat – the threat of digital information being made available to unscrupulous sources, and at times just pure vandalism. There are very few businesses, organizations or even individuals, left in this country that don’t use electronics today.
The Electronic Revolution has been all encompassing. Remaining vestiges of ‘old world’ practices – like manually writing or recording transactions or events, or the time-honored tradition of ‘hiding money under the mattress’ – have all but disappeared. So, along with the use of bows and arrows and pony dispatch riders, these are becoming historical markers strewn along the path of progress. The Celebrity Experts® in this book are people who are in business to protect digital information. In addition to unscrupulous sources that wish to profit from competitive information, businesses also have to deal with governmental regulations that ensure both consumer’s privacy, as well as organizational transparency.
Penalties for not adopting legislated governmental requirements in medical, financial and various other industries are severe. The information herein highlights the usefulness and ability of these experts – and their expertise is varied. We should not be surprised that electronic systems are “Under Attack,” and also, that these Celebrity Experts® are not merely qualified, but more importantly, experienced in helping stave off the inevitable attacks that businesses, governments and organizations face daily. Using such expertise is a form of insurance, without which the cost of remediation can be devastating.
After such a successful release, Robert Boles will be recognized by The National Academy of Best-Selling Authors™, an organization that honors authors from many leading independent bestseller lists.
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A portion of the royalties earned from Under Attack will be donated to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, the leading children’s hospital pioneering research and treatments for kids with cancer and other life-threatening disease
More About Robert Boles:
Co-Founder and President of BLOKWORX, Robert Boles brings more than fifteen years of solving real business challenges for clients, ranging from individual, family owned to Fortune 500 corporations. Robert’s core belief in Security, Reliability, and delivering a Positive User experience drives BLOKWORX’s fundamental practice of building secure and scalable IT Solutions that users enjoy working with.
Prior to founding BLOKWORX, Robert was an Enterprise Systems Engineer for an international communications company providing Advanced IP services based on Cisco, Juniper, HP, and Checkpoint, among others. Robert was a highly specialized engineer, one of only four in a company of over 200,000 employees. Robert worked cooperatively with Product Marketing, Sales Organizations, and Operations to create a suite of managed service offerings, and defined many of the processes and technology selected within the projects. As a Systems Engineer directly supporting the sales organizations, Robert designed, successfully implemented, and seamlessly transitioned to the support team over 100 managed network solutions for clients among over 1,400 global locations. As a subject matter expert, Robert educated clients, engineering, and sales teams on the Advanced IP product portfolio, which consisted of Wide Area Network Services, Network Security Services, Colocation and Advanced Hosting.
After 7 years with the company, Robert made the decision to go back to his roots, and create an IT service provider, which met his vision. BLOKWORX was driven from the start to solve real business challenges with technology, by delivering secure, scalable IT Solutions for its clients. Given BLOKWORX’s exceptional client retention and long-term relationships, the formula is working.
Robert was raised in Arbuckle, CA, a rural, agricultural town outside Sacramento. His father was a local businessman, and his mother managed the local bank. Following high school, Robert joined the United States Marine Corps and served in Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm. This early-life experience impressed upon Robert the value of relationships, doing right by people, and teamwork. Lessons which have fueled the BLOKWORX philosophy of “if we always take care of our clients by doing right by them in the most honest way, and have fun in the process, then everything else will take care of itself.”
A featured speaker for both internal and client presentations and events, Robert is widely valued for his integrity, passion for technology, and ability to solve business challenges. Robert lives in San Francisco, CA with his wife, Sarah, his son Jack, and his dog, Chewie.
BLOKWORX is a member of the National Veteran Owned Business Association (NaVOBA), and proudly supports CompTia Troops to Tech.
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