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6 Issues That Sysadmins Should Consider When Everyone is Remote

With ‘social distancing’ a familiar term to most of us at this point, many companies have allowed their employees to work from home, given that the alternative is to cease operations entirely. But it brings a myriad of IT problems. … [Read more...]

Balancing Data Security and Information Sharing in Higher Education

Retaining openness and transparency while reducing cyber risk is the Holy Grail of educational IT and challenging to implement. … [Read more...]

Is Ethical AI Development Possible?

When you consider all the implications of a world where AI rules supreme, are ethics even possible? … [Read more...]

What Is Knowledge Management?

In this article, we dissect the term 'knowledge management' and discuss how it relates to information and data. … [Read more...]

4 Basics of Identity Access Management (IdAM) that IT Pros Should Know

Call it Identity Management (IDM) or Identity Access Management (IdAM); IT is responsible for its implementation and ongoing maintenance. … [Read more...]

Do You Need To Comply With CCPA If You Are HIPAA Compliant?

Disclaimer: This post should not be used to determine your CCPA obligations and does not offer legal advice. It is designed to inform, raise some questions and lead you to investigate further by consulting with attorneys with relevant experience in data privacy laws and enforcement. … [Read more...]

What is HITECH?

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) was introduced in 1996, and compliance was (and indeed is) necessary for all U.S. healthcare organizations. … [Read more...]

Top 10 IT Conferences to Attend in 2020

Selecting the top ten IT conferences is a subjective matter, as we all have varying interests. Thousands take place every year. Here are 10 IT conferences I think you should go to. … [Read more...]

Is SCP More Secure Than SFTP?

No. Fastest completion time ever OR maybe we need to go into more detail? Okay, to explain my conclusion, I need to go back to the origins of both protocols. … [Read more...]

What is Kubernetes?

Most answers to the question, “What is Kubernetes?” follow a pattern. It’s open-source. It’s a container-orchestration system. It automates application deployment, scaling, and management. All are true. … [Read more...]