Category Archives: Security

Cloud is Killing Your BYOD Rollout, But Why?

Cloud is Killing Your BYOD Rollout, But Why?

The BYOD Rollout CIOs are stuck between a rock and a hard place as demand for cloud applications and flexible mobile device programs have become the norm for most organizations. How do regulated industries such as finance and healthcare navigate these dangerous waters? Cloud and mobile are inseparable trends – cloud apps are built to…

The Benefits of Cloud-Based Phone Systems

The Benefits of Cloud-Based Phone Systems

Cloud-Based Phone Systems This article has been sponsored by RingCentral, provider of state-of-the-art cloud infrastructure. Although today’s businesses rely on a host of modern technology, the century-old telephone call is as essential as ever. Of course, businesses today aren’t relying on simple analog voice calls for effective interaction with partners, suppliers, colleagues, and customers, but…

Is The Fintech Industry The Next Tech Bubble?

Is The Fintech Industry The Next Tech Bubble?

The Fintech Industry Banks offered a wide variety of services such as payments, money transfers, wealth management, selling insurance, etc. over the years. While banks have expanded the number of services they offer, their core still remains credit and interest. Many experts believe that since banks offered such a wide multitude of services, they have…

Newton’s First Law and Cloud

Newton’s First Law and Cloud

Scaling the Mountain “You’re kidding me, the server went down? What are we supposed to do about launching the new website? We promised our partners that we would go live this weekend. I’ll admit its forty new pages but it’s just a website. How long before it all gets fixed?” I’ll bet you have been to this…

Developers: Are You Ready For An App Apocalypse?  

Developers: Are You Ready For An App Apocalypse?  

Are Chatbots About to Take Over? Many companies are moving away from app development towards a very different technology, leading some experts to predict that an “app apocalypse” is just around the corner. Today, chatbots are all the rage. Facebook introduced chatbots to Messenger recently, Microsoft launched a Bot Framework (with support for Facebook Messenger)…

The Collision of Cloud and Data Privacy

The Collision of Cloud and Data Privacy

Cloud and Data Privacy The “cloudification” of everything from data storage to applications to security services has increased the availability of free-flowing data, allowing business to access anything from anywhere. However, it’s raised serious concerns about the security of personally identifiable information (PII) collected and shared by businesses and government agencies across international borders, and…

Data Breaches and the Necessity of Top Tier Security

Data Breaches and the Necessity of Top Tier Security

Top Tier Security Importance In just a few years, information technology has quickly evolved into an indispensable and central part of our lives. Both personally and business-wise, those few who don’t rely on technology are either so far outside of civilizations that access is impossible or believed by the rest of us to be perplexingly…