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Information security policy

To protect your information assets, you need to define acceptable and unacceptable use of systems and identify responsibilities for employees, IT staff, and supervisors/managers. This policy offers a comprehensive outline for establishing rules and guidelines to secure your company data. ...

The future of IT: Snapshot of a modern multi-cloud data center

The idea of cloud computing remains simplicity itself, which is a key element of its appeal: Move the cost and complexity of procuring, provisioning, operating, and supporting an endless array of hardware, software, and enabling services for your business out ...

Will 2018 be the year for SD-WAN?

Is SD-WAN the right solution to get you there? Do you need some help navigating the SD-WAN maze in 2018? As principal consultant for Managed Network Services/SD-WAN I wanted to write this blog to share my thoughts on the key ...

What Google is learning about user experience

User experience and customer experience are no longer poles apart -- these days, they are one and the same. Delivering information and services to all people who touch the enterprise -- be they customers, employees and partners -- is as ...

IT leader’s guide to cyberattack recovery

Cybersecurity prevention efforts shouldn’t overshadow your ability to respond and recover in the event of an attack. This ebook offers advice from security experts on how to recover from a cyberattack with the least amount of damage and disruption. Suffering a ...

5 tips for working with SharePoint Online

Once you have a good feel for what is possible in SharePoint Online and know how to do common tasks, it’s time to take advantage of some of its more advanced functions. Here are some power user tips to help you get the ...

Yes, DevOps is all about business growth, especially the digital variety

Everyone understands the need for DevOps and agile practices, but making it all work for the enterprise is another story. A survey of 1,300 executives just released by CA Technologies and Freeform Dynamics finds that while 75 percent recognize that these approaches drive significant ...