Cloud Security

Security and Digital Transformation

Security and Digital Transformation

The move to the cloud, to the internet of things, and the full embrace of deep learning (AI) is resulting in a massive transformation of enterprise IT, rather like the early embrace of the Internet in the mid-1990’s. This journey in 2018 is still in its infancy, and I posit that the time is now for security professionals to take a front seat at leadership tables and become more vociferous. We must convince our CFOs , CEOs and the board before launching any new IT initiative to first ask a simple question : “How will we secure our efforts?”

All clouds are gray

All clouds are gray

“What’s our cloud strategy?” is a common question in IT these days. A somewhat lengthy answer is required. Few technologies have grown as fast as the cloud.  It is a profound shift to have your data – your precious, regulated data – stored not just out of your control, but out of your sight. This change provokes a wide range of responses, from “Never in a thousand years” to “Take my data, please”.  A better reaction might be “Yes, but.” As with many things in life, and certainly in healthcare, the extreme reaction is not the best one. 

Healthcare, the cloud and information security

Healthcare, the cloud and information security

What is Cloud computing and how does it benefit healthcare providers and consumers? Three fundamental things have spawned the surge of interest in cloud computing...

HIMSS 11 Annual Conference and Exhibition

HIMSS 11 Annual Conference and Exhibition

Securing Health Information in the Cloud

Describe the advantages of Cloud computing for Health Providers and Identify the major concerns of securing health information in the cloud