Maintaining the highest level of info security for your organization and your customers depends heavily on your workforce. You need skilled employees who can prepare for, recognize, and handle cybersecurity threats. But keeping up with the latest training courses and certifications for cybersecurity pros can be a challenge. There’s no centralized organization or one specific path […]
For enterprises that handle consumer healthcare information, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) has become one of the most important regulations around data security. A lack of understanding of or commitment to HIPAA requirements has proven to be costly for a variety of organizations. For example, CardioNet, a provider of remote […]
In just the past few years, spending on cybersecurity initiatives has soared. For example, Bank of America now boasts a “whatever it takes” attitude toward budgeting for IT security services and cybersecurity. That’s because it’s crucial for businesses to keep data secure while maintaining a network with maximum availability, productivity, and efficiency.
According to the IDG 2017 Global State of Information Security Survey, 62 percent of the 10,000 respondents use managed security services for cybersecurity and privacy. This shows that enterprises understand the need for end-to-end security and well-defined policies that align with their business objectives. Of course, this journey must start with creating a plan of action for […]
Across the nation, corporations are still haunted by some of the largest IT security incidents in history, such as the attack on Yahoo, the hack of the Democratic National Committee, and the difficult-to-forget Target breach. If your enterprise is like most, these types of incidents move IT leadership to action, checking to ensure that security […]
In a security landscape that brings new threats and attacker approaches daily, CIOs face challenges of threats on one side of the spectrum and IT security compliance challenges on the other. From the Sarbanes–Oxley Act (SOX) and Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard to HIPAA and a host of other regulations, a wide spectrum […]
Are you concerned about a ransomware attack on your company? It’s not an idle threat. In 2016, the number of these attacks each day reached 4,000, up 300 percent from the previous year. Healthcare organizations have been hit especially hard, as more than half of hospitals in the United States faced ransomware attacks between April 2015 and April 2016.
Handling increased system load, decreasing downtime, and eliminating single points of failure are all crucial needs of any SMB or enterprise IT infrastructure. High-availability architecture is one method that addresses these needs. Since every business is different, the right approach requires careful development of a strategy that is tailored to the business. Here are 5 […]
Please welcome the newest member to our team, Mindy Sullivan. Mindy has over eight years of experience in the software and technology industry, with a strong foundation in healthcare and SaaS. In her free time Mindy enjoys going on adventures with her family, especially adventures in the great outdoors like traveling and camping. Mindy is experienced […]
Artificial Intelligence: Google Creates Program That Easily Beats Humans at the Most Complex Game Ever Created Move over, chess: the latest advances in artificial intelligence have resulted in a program that resembles deeper thinking and intuitive abilities that outpace humans at an ancient game that has more possible positions than there are atoms in […]