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Cloud Governance vs. Cloud Management
In a recent survey, cloud governance was ranked as the second most pressing cloud challenge by 84% of enterprises and 73% of small and midsized…
 
The Starter’s Guide to Migrating Workloads to the Cloud
Most organizations are migrating to the cloud as part of their digital transformation efforts. But cloud services have developed and changed radically over the past…
 
Top Cloud Computing Security Issues and Challenges, and How IBM i Meets Them
There’s no doubt that cybersecurity has become the #1 challenge faced by IT departments today. And, with more and more companies moving workloads to the…
 
What is a CMP?
Want to Optimize Your Cloud Investment? You Need a CMP. It’s safe to say that cloud computing is enjoying overwhelming success from a market share…
 
What is DevOps and why should you care?
About ten years ago, a new term was introduced to the world of software development: DevOps. Despite confusion about exactly what it is, the DevOps…
 
A Multi-Cloud Environment is a Great Idea—If You Have the Right Tool to Manage It
Multi-cloud environments are becoming more and more common as organizations shift key workloads to the cloud as part of their overall digital transformation. While there…
 
Employee Health Records: Are They Covered Under HIPAA?
Employee Health Records: Are They Covered Under HIPAA? It seems like there’s another data breach announcement involving private health information (PHI) almost every day. These…
 
#1 Cloud Issue 2019
And the #1 Cloud Challenge for 2019 Is… The award, if you want to call it that, goes to Cost Optimization for the third year…
 
How to Choose the Right Hosting Partner
Independent software vendors (ISVs) that offer SaaS solutions need to provide their customers with a stable, secure, and responsive cloud environment. To speed time to…
 
What is a Managed Cloud?
Wikipedia describes cloud computing as a “shared pools of configurable computer system resources and higher-level services that can be rapidly provisioned with minimal management effort,…
 
What Healthcare Providers Can Learn From the $3 million Cottage Health Settlement
The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) at the U.S Department of Health and Human Services stayed busy last year. In 2018, OCR settlements totaled $28.7…
 
State of Healthcare Cybersecurity 2019
2019 is set to be a busy year for IT security professionals, especially those in healthcare. We dug into the most recent research on the…
 
6 Things Healthcare Providers Need to Know About Disaster Recovery Planning
Disaster recovery planning and business continuity planning is essential for all businesses, no matter the industry, but it takes on special significance in healthcare thanks…
 
Are IT Leaders Giving Up Too Much Responsibility?
Here’s an intriguing prediction for the new year. According to the publication, Security Week, “In 2019, more organizations than ever before will consolidate responsibility for…
 
6 Bad IT Security Habits You Need to Kick in 2019
As I write this, it’s early March, and the wind is howling outside my window. We’ve just had several days of subzero weather. Caught in…
 
Think “Lean” in 2019 for More Efficient, Agile IT Operations
Many organizations are looking at “Lean” as a way to improve business operations. This is especially true for industries like manufacturing and healthcare, but Lean…

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