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Cloud-based solutions deliver additional value for HIPAA compliance

HealthIT

 According to a recent Ponemon Institute report, seventy-two percent of the 600 IT professionals surveyed believed their cloud service providers would fail to inform them of a data breach that involved the theft of confidential business data, and 71 percent believed the same for customer data. Healthcare organizations have been […]

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CIOs Talk of Challenges

Challenges

I recently attended CIOboston, a CIOsynergy event headlined as “A New Dimension to Problem Solving Within the Office of the CIO”. We talked about paradigm shifts propelled by technologies like the cloud, the necessary new engagement models for business and IT and the changing world of expectations to name a […]

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The Road Ahead: Vision for Managed File Transfer Industry

Earlier this week we published new survey findings around IT frustrations with manual file transfer, with the vast majority of respondents equating the process with sitting in traffic. TechRadar Pro reporter Juan Martinez wrote a story about the findings, and I had the chance to catch up with him via […]

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Best Practices for Securely Storing and Transferring Data in the Cloud

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Let’s face it: For many companies that handle payment card data, the search for a safe and secure way to store and transfer information in the cloud hasn’t always led to a feeling of full-blown confidence. And, the reality of so many new breaches doesn’t help. While the road to […]

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2014 Managed File Transfer Predictions: Part 2

managed file transfer predictions

In part one, we heard from Stewart Bond of Info-Tech Research Group on his predictions for the Managed File Transfer (MFT) market. Next up we have Terri McClure, Senior Analyst at ESG (@esganalysttmac), and her thoughts on the IT trends for 2014. Changing Role of IT:  Over the last year […]

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2014 Managed File Transfer Predictions: Part 1

managed file transfer predictions

To kick off the year, we asked two of the leading influencers in Managed File Transfer (MFT) to share their perspectives on the year that was and give predictions on what 2014 has to hold. Stewart Bond, Senior Research Analyst at Info-Tech Research Group (@StewartLBond), netted out the Managed File […]

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3 Steps to Compliant File Transfers

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In my last post, I covered common regulations, who is affected, and what is required from a file transfer standpoint to satisfy them. In this post, I explain three steps your organization can take to make sure your file transfers satisfy regulatory requirements. Characterize the types of file transfers your […]

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