January 9, 2018
Controlling Costs and Managing Security Remain Top Cloud Concerns Enterprises are embracing cloud solutions, often beginning with data storage in the cloud and then expanding to additional service-based cloud offerings such as Platform as a Service (PaaS) or Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS). A recent surveyfound that the cloud market is growing by 40 percent annually, driven by enterprises’ adoption of hybrid cloud and multi-cloud environme[…]
October 16, 2017
The Importance of Prioritizing a Mobile Security Strategy The increasing use of mobile technology provides many benefits to companies. Employees have expanded their productivity and remote employees no longer have to travel back to an office to enter data or access the information they need. There’s no question that this has improved flexibility in the workforce and removed geographical concerns from hiring. What has not happened with[…]
December 19, 2016
Security in the BYOD Era The Identity Theft Resource Center recently reported that in 2015, over 169 million personal records became exposed through 781 security breaches. These breaches affected a wide range of businesses, including financial institutions, educational institutions, government agencies, and healthcare companies. Yet this number only includes breaches that were made public, which means […]
March 21, 2016
BYOD Programs: Avoiding Common Mistakes The bring your own device (BYOD) trend isn’t losing momentum. On the contrary, it’s gaining ground in a number of organizations, and forward-thinking companies are embracing the change. However, in their efforts to safeguard business data and ensure proper security, many businesses are making mistakes with their programs that defeat the purpose of this tech revolution. The enti[…]
June 1, 2015
Technological innovation, in many ways, has caught up with what was only an imagined possibility 30, 20, or even 10 years ago. Global communications and real-time access to crucial data information and other business applications through BYOD (bring your own device) seems completely in line with science fiction, rather than science fact. Indeed, while hoverboards and flying car[…]
May 11, 2015
Just like Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) and other self-help technology trends, shadow cloud is becoming a quick and convenient way for employees to do their work. It may be a software, hardware, or web service that meets the requirements of their projects, but it's something that employees typically acquire without the approval of corporate IT. While the employee benefits are si[…]
November 7, 2014
When looking at technology over the last few decades, it's impressive to see how far computing has come and inspiring to consider where it’s going. As hardware has gotten smaller and the cloud has enveloped most of the data in the civilized world, the Next Big Thing has now arrived and is known as the Internet of Things (IoT). Think of how the personal technology landscape has […]