HIPAA Compliance: A Demanding Effort Yielding Deserved Benefits

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The heat is on!  Compliance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) has never been more scrutinized and highly regarded.  The push towards compliance has fueled businesses large and small to explore the options and necessary requirements of HIPAA compliance.  Specifically, any organization that meets the […]

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Event Recap: Premier CIO Forum

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I was asked recently to speak on the “What IT skills/roles should reside in the Business” panel at the Premier CIO Forum in Boston, a well-attended and engaging event supported by SIM (Society for Information Management). It was an impressive roster of IT executives from across the New England region. […]

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Harnessing the Power of the Cloud for PCI Compliance, Business Processes

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While conventional wisdom says it’s safer and more manageable to maintain secure business processes in-house to avoid security risks in the cloud, we might have reached a tipping point. Due to exponential increases in data and increasingly stringent compliance regulations, it’s almost certain your internal team does not possess the […]

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Ipswitch / NHS Wales Nominated for SC Magazine Award

For healthcare organization, NHS Wales, safeguarding healthcare data is of critical importance.

As many of you will know MOVEit Managed File Transfer System has been shortlisted for SC Magazine Europe’s Awards for the second straight year; but what you may not be aware of yet is that NHS Wales have also been nominated for the Best Security Team Award. The team was […]

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IT’s Time to Take Back Control (Infographic)

As an IT professional, this likely sounds all too familiar: Find a way(s) to keep business processes smooth and secure despite your lack of full control or visibility over the movement of files. As the type of data, threats, transfer scenarios and modes all continue to rise, you are expected […]

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Security Lessons from the MOVEit Patch Release

Software security isn’t a sprint; it’s a marathon – a marathon that never ends. That’s why we approach security as an ongoing work-in-progress. Completeness is the ultimate goal, but the journey requires diligence and trusted partnerships. As a trusted partner to our customers Ipswitch is committed to raising the bar. […]

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Friday Five: 3/14 Edition

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Happy Pi Day—one of the geekiest holidays of the year. Today we’re lining up some of the most talked about IT news of week. Enjoy! Looking for ways to celebrate Pi Day? Check these ideas out Report shows cost of data breaches in healthcare decreasing, but frequency increasing Target breach […]

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