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Author: Thuy Ledinh on

DIY Disaster Recovery Vs. Disaster Recovery As A Service (DRaaS)

With the cost of downtime estimated at $336,000 per hour*, the question “How would you rate your ability to execute a recovery following a disaster or business interruption?” can easily be a company’s “Million Dollar Question.” In fact, it can become a “Multi-Million Dollar Question” if your disaster recovery capabilities aren’t up to par.  Given […]

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Author: Sue Poremba on

Why Having A Secure Network Is Not Enough

When talking about the latest “worst breach ever” event, people usually use the words like “sophisticated” or “complicated.” And while there is no doubt that cybercriminals have come up with more sophisticated and complicated schemes to steal valuable information off the network (anybody’s network), they tend to rely on rather simple entry points: operating systems […]

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Author: Sue Poremba on

Women Are Starting to “Lean In” To Data Privacy Careers

Suzanne L. Kennedy’s first career was as a registered nurse. Then, she decided to “lean in” to data privacy and become a certified privacy professional. As the Interprovincial Privacy and Ethics Officer with the Maritime SPOR SUPPORT Unit (MSSU), Suzanne is responsible for advising on all activities with privacy, confidentiality, and security implications, as well […]

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Author: Sue Poremba on

7 Popular Misunderstandings Surrounding Security Threats In Cloud Computing

Even though cloud computing is becoming more ubiquitous in the business setting, questions about cloud computing security continue to hamper its adoption. There are still a lot of corporate decision makers and even IT professionals who aren’t sold on cloud security because a number of myths and misconceptions cause confusion surrounding security threats in cloud […]

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Author: Shawn Burke on

Sungard AS’ Own Award Winning CSO Talks CISO Responsibilities

As Sungard Availability Services’ Global Chief Security Officer, Shawn Burke is responsible for security governance across the enterprise and real-time protection of the Company’s global infrastructure. His responsibilities include overseeing security strategy, compliance, physical and cyber security, policy, and operations support. Shawn brings more than 18 years of service provider-oriented expertise [...]

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