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September 6, 2011  4:15 PM

Patchy Clouds with a Chance of Rain



Posted by: Beth Cohen
Business Security, Cloud architectures, Cloud innovation, Cloud portfolio management, Cloud security, Security

Question: As the cloud model of IT service delivery matures, have the security standards and technologies kept up? Cloud Computing has already fundamentally changed the way consumers and small businesses use the Internet.  However, as with any new technology...

October 23, 2009  3:00 PM

Is Anyone Guarding the Internet Henhouse?



Posted by: Beth Cohen
business responsibility, Consumer IT technology, Identity theft, IT security, Security

Question:  With all the rampant fraud and identity theft on the Internet, why are consumers responsible for protecting their data when they have so little control? The assumption is that if data is compromised or one's identity stolen it is somehow the...


July 15, 2009  7:00 PM

More Clouds with a Chance of Storms



Posted by: Beth Cohen
Business Security, Business Value, cloud computing, innovation, IT Innovation, Security, technology innovation

Question:  What exactly are the top security issues that cloud vendors need to address? Somehow I am getting a sense of déjà vu on cloud security.  Don't get me wrong folks, but the cow is already out of the barn.  After all, more than 69% of all consumer...


June 23, 2009  12:00 PM

Mapping Application Disaster Recovery to Business Requirements



Posted by: ITKE
Application testing, business continuity, Business Value, Disaster Recovery, IT consultant, IT Infrastructure, Security

Question: Now that my organization has acquired space at a  remote co-location data center and we've installed hardware, where do we need to consider in setting up recovery for our critical business applications? While it would be impossible in this forum to go into...


May 27, 2009  5:00 PM

Massacusetts Privacy Laws: Coming Soon to a Business Near You!



Posted by: Davidatkma
compliance, data protection, Identity theft, Massahusetts privacy law, Security

Question:  How can my organization prepare for the new Massachusetts Privacy Law 01 CMR 17.00 and why is it important? Massachusetts recently passed a new privacy protection law that is strictest in the nation to date.  If you are not in Massachusetts you might not think it applies to...


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