IT departments embrace hybrid environments, yet CIOs lack strategies for cloud security and privacy

As the cloud’s popularity grows, so does the risk to sensitive data. More than half of companies in a recent survey do not have a proactive approach for compliance with privacy and security regulations for data in cloud environments.

5 Ways VARs Can Drive Revenue In a Competitive Service Ecosystem

Today’s value-added resellers (VARs) are facing the fight of their lives. Shrinking margins. Rising costs. Intensifying competition. They’re also grappling with tough mandates (rigorous installation requirements, extensive training) from their OEM partners which further compounds their challenges.

Supply Chain Security Vital to Organizations

Despite obvious supply chain differences between organizations in different industries, IT architects should consider their generic similarities when integrating various solutions. Quite often, the complexity of the supply chain depends on the entities working together – manufacturers, logistic providers, repackages, retail stores – meaning that security and infrastructures become complex and cumbersome to manage.

Heartland Business Systems Achieves Reduced Costs with Asigra Converged Backup Appliances

In the MSP world, choosing to work with a new vendor is not a decision to be taken lightly. First, you have to ensure interoperability with you and your client’s existing systems, and that the business case exists to justify the decision

Research Report: Security Breaches are Becoming More Costly

The 2016 Cost of Data Breach Study: Global Analysis Benchmark research conducted by Ponemon Institute shows that the average total cost of a data breach for the 383 companies in 12 countries participating in the research increased to $4 million from $3.79 million in the previous year.