Gain insights from IT leaders for IT leaders who want to overcome challenges in a fast-paced technology landscape.
IT leaders, like you, struggle to align their strategies with the overarching goals of their organization. Published in January 2017 by Vision Solutions, the “Vision Solutions 10th Annual State of Resilience Report” offers high-level results from … read more
“Hybrid cloud is the de facto state of IT. Two-thirds of organizations that blend traditional and cloud infrastructures are already gaining advantage from their hybrid environments.” Source: Growing Up Hybrid – “Growing Up Hybrid: Accelerating Digital Transformation” IBM Report
Hybrid cloud computing is gaining popularity and traction in the marketplace. “Public, private and hybrid … read more
“It is the biggest ransomware attack ever” – Europol representative Jan Op Gen Oorth for The Washington Post.
Imagine waking up for heart surgery—after a ten month waiting period—and going to the hospital only to realize you can’t undergo your treatment due to a worldwide ransomware hack. This is the reality of today’s volatile, connected … read more
Business and technology are changing dramatically—and rapidly. To achieve excellence, modern technology professionals must continually learn new platforms, skills, and services. And where better than the Interop ITX Conference in Las Vegas from May 15-19? Interop ITX offers five days of education, real life examples, and networking opportunities for technology leaders, both current and aspiring.
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With an increase in threats to compliance and the growing number of security breaches, many business leaders, like you, wonder about the real costs of cybercrime. Most organizations understand the value of security and the importance of regulatory compliance, but are unable to protect their sensitive data based on best practices.
“Companies understand the threats … read more
What role does encryption play in data security?
In part one of this series, we established the importance of encryption as part of your security strategy and discussed the different types of encryption, the challenges associated with each type of implementation, and provided recommendations to secure your data in transit. Now, let’s explore your options … read more
By 2022, the healthcare IoT will likely reach a valuation close to half of a trillion dollars. While many advancements push the connected healthcare market forward, ePHI (electronic protected health information) security remains a distinct challenge.
Discover the Growing Healthcare IoT Market
Also known as IoMT (Internet of Medical Things), the healthcare IoT … read more
“Telehealth is a key part of value-based care and delivery, with the market expected to reach $30 billion by the end of 2020.”
Don’t miss the American Telemedicine Association (ATA) 2017 International Conference and Tradeshow, the world’s premiere event for the telehealth industry. Attendees, speakers, and vendors unite to learn from one another and, ultimately, … read more
What role does encryption play in data security?
Widespread connectivity creates many entryways for cybercriminals to hack your network. When data falls into the wrong hands, the consequences can be devastating. Accounting for all of the traveling data across your computers, mobile devices, databases and cloud systems is a serious challenge. Luckily, there are tried-and-true … read more
Make plans now to attend the 20th Annual Channel Partners Conference and Exposition in Las Vegas, April 10-13, 2017. Dubbed the “gathering place for the tech services community,” it’s where thousands of agents, integrators, service providers, VARs, and MSPs gather to share marketplace knowledge, drive the conversation and shape the industry. Look for OnRamp at … read more
Spiceworks, a professional online community for the IT industry, publishes statistics, trends, and opinions annually. Study participants include approximately 900 buyers of IT-related products and services. This year’s research provides an analysis of available resources, technology adoption, and project trends. In the “Spiceworks 2017 State of IT” report, forecasts remain on par with the 2016 … read more
According to Gartner predictions for 2017, nearly a third of IT spending will happen in other departments; the perception is that IT is too slow and unwieldy, so operations outsource their IT needs. IT management requires a proactive, business-centric approach to work towards mutual company goals and create efficiency.
“You need to be clear on … read more
The day before April 1 is World Backup Day. Designed to inspire everyone to take data security seriously, this awareness event asks participants to take the backup pledge:
“I solemnly swear to back up my important documents and precious memories on March 31st.”
For individuals and businesses, routine backups offer protection against lost and stolen data. … read more
Every year, the scope and impact of cyber threats expand. E-commerce businesses must adhere to PCI DSS rules, but many choose to take further data security measures to build consumer confidence and minimize the effects of data breaches. Boutique sites and large retailers alike need current and compliant security measures to protect e-commerce sales in … read more
Preparation not only prevents breaches, but also minimizes the impact of a breach on your business operations. Here’s what to do if you’re in the midst of a breach.
Experts say it’s no longer a question of if you will be hacked, but of when you will be hacked—and how quickly you can recover … read more
When it comes to colocation, shoppers have historically sought after inexpensive space and power. Today, that is not enough. Well-informed businesses should seek the most agile data center solutions with security measures that safeguard their infrastructure from cyber threats. As you review, update, and optimize your data center arrangements, consider what’s different about colocation services … read more
Trends in the digital threat landscape support the urgent need for strong data security foundations. With the publication of the “NTT Security SERT (Security Engineering Research Team) Q3 ‘16 Intelligence Report,” a few truths are emphasized: Malware represents an unyielding threat, especially to the healthcare and finance industries.
NTT Security, a security consulting and managed … read more
Every year, the SXSW (South by Southwest) conference brings together the best, brightest, and most creative entrepreneurs across a variety of sectors. For many professionals, the event serves as a launching pad for the technology of tomorrow. If you work in the health or healthcare technology sector, you are probably already considering attending SXSW—one of … read more
I sat down with OnRamp’s Head of Information Security, Nikola Todev, to gain his insights on enterprise security planning and strategy.
Businesses leaders are challenged every day with managing their teams, their systems, and their technology. The juggling act has recently become more difficult with the rise of cyberattacks and security breaches—and the stakes … read more
As the conference season ramps up, more than 800 tech professionals will converge on National Harbor, Maryland, for the Xchange Solution Provider Conference, March 5-7. The event will take place at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, offering attendees an all-inclusive conference package with three days of interactive demonstrations, sessions, and networking opportunities. In … read more