Not long ago, I blogged here about a new type of cybercrime called ransomware. But when it comes to cyber crooks, apparently they’re also using some old-fashioned methods to breach businesses’… Read more »What does your business stand to lose in a cyber attack?
Having a consistent hybrid cloud environment is like having the best of both worlds. You can run workloads where they perform best and reduce costs. And when you have a… Read more »Free webinar: Learn how to save up to 40 percent while running a high performance IT infrastructure
Early Friday morning the world experienced the year’s latest cyberattack. Starting first in the United Kingdom and Spain, the malicious “WannaCrypt” software quickly spread globally, blocking customers from their data… Read more »The need for urgent collective action to keep people safe online: Lessons from last week’s cyberattack
Every year for USA TODAY, I write an annual top trends in business column to start the year. For the past few years, there has been one issue that has… Read more »Top 10 data security tips for small business
Although businesses have a high level of control and customization with private clouds, using services on a public or hybrid cloud presents compliance challenges. Cloud service providers (CSPs), however, have… Read more »Your guide to compliance in the cloud
The digital identity or profile of an employee or other user has become the starting point for building effective cyber security processes. Too often these digital identities are poorly managed… Read more »Is the modern workforce creating a cyber security nightmare?
After more than 40 years, it’s hard to believe that the most fundamental security aspect of information technology, the password, has seen little, if any, improvement. With end users now… Read more »Single sign-on: The cure to the password plague
Not every business has moved its IT operations to the cloud, nor should we expect that to be the case. There are legitimate reasons to adhere to the on-premises IT… Read more »Choosing the cloud that’s right for you
Businesses are increasingly interested in the cloud, but IT managers are discovering that one size does not always fit all. Well, at least they’re finding that one cloud doesn’t fit… Read more »5 Tips for Building a Successful Hybrid Cloud
If you woke up tomorrow and ran a marathon, how would you fare? It’s highly doubtful that you would successfully run the 26.2 miles without months of training, drills, and… Read more »How to improve disaster recovery preparedness