Cloud

Separating the truth from the hype in how businesses can leverage Cloud Technology. 


Cloud Technology: The Benefits and Hurdles for Healthcare

Technology is redefining our world. Over the course of just 40 years, we’ve seen technology develop at lightning speed. Technology has evolved from academia, to home computers, to e-commerce, to social media, to the cloud, and now to artificial intelligence. Many industries have quickly adopted the latest and greatest technology has to offer, for fear of losing a competitive advantage. But others, like the healthcare industry, have been slower to integrate technology into the workplace, especially cloud-based technology.

Cloud integration offers many benefits, but there are also risks that raise major concerns for healthcare professionals. It begs the question, is cloud technology a smarter solution or a headache waiting to happen?

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Is Your Business Prepared to Handle Hurricane Irma?

Less than a week after Hurricane Harvey tore through Texas and Louisiana, causing at least 60 deaths and billions of dollars in damages, Hurricane Irma appears ready to make U.S. history. Irma has strengthened to a Category 5 hurricane and is expected to hit Florida with a direct impact. Irma’s maximum sustained winds should decrease as the hurricane moves northward. But don’t let your guard down as Irma will still pose a major threat of storm surge, damaging winds and rainfall flooding. Are you
ready for the blow?
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Top 5 Recruiting Software Solutions for Small Businesses in 2017

Given the challenges and constraints that limit SMBs, it’s not easy to compete for the industry’s much sought young professionals. Fortunately, with a little help from technology, the hiring process can become both easier and more effective for everyone. Recruitment software is able to perform the tedious tasks that have made recruiting and onboarding impersonal and transactional. This enables you to focus on the human aspect of working
with candidates.

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Advances in Technology Cause Shift in the Nature of Legal Work

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What once was a seller’s market has now clearly become a buyer’s market, and the effects of that change are significant. With the freedom to utilize services outside of their traditional firm, clients are demanding more value for services received. Is your firm adapting to this shift in the legal relationship dynamic to meet the needs of 21st century customers?

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Top 10 Apps for the Construction Industry

Learn what makes each of these construction apps #1 in addressing problem areas for construction workers and how they are able to revolutionize communication, collaboration, and profitability for you and your crew. With the ability to accomplish everything from bidding to time tracking to calculations and measurements, these technologies will help you do your job better.

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Amazon Server Misconfiguration and IT Error Expose Hundreds of Millions of Users’ Data

In the wake of the devastating WannaCry and NotPetya ransom-ware attacks, it was hard to imagine anymore negligence in the IT world. But, just a few short weeks later, security researchers found misconfigured servers and bad defaults, coupled with simple IT errors that exposed hundreds of millions of users’ personal information. Where did they find this information? Amazon. Yes, Amazon – the web service known for securely
loading, storing, and moving large amounts of data.

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AWS Outage

On Tuesday (02/28/17) Amazon Web Services had a problem.  Problems like this are all too common in the technology space but this one is was a doozy and raises questions about the risks of cloud services that are often ignored.

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Distributed DOS Attacks and Cloud Adoption

As more and more businesses leverage cloud technologies I’m confident we will see a shift from more targeted attacks to more distributed attacks in the future.  We are already starting to see more and more of these distributed denial of service attacks with their frequency and severity appearing to increase with each new iteration.

Here’s what you need to know…

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