HIPAA Privacy is About More Than Just Compliance
Josh Mayfield
HIPAA Privacy is About More Than Just Compliance

Nearly every healthcare IT professional I’ve spoken to is seriously overburdened when it comes to protecting patient privacy. From annual security assessments to following breach protocols and everything in between, maintaining HIPAA compliance requires more than most IT departments are resourced to handle. Top of mind for most healthcare administrators however is the reality of non-compliance. HIPAA violations vary widely in both cost and root cause. In 2017 for...

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Forecasting Intelligence: Transforming IT Asset Management Into Business-Critical Insights
Josh Mayfield
Forecasting Intelligence: Transforming IT Asset Management Into Business-Critical Insights

There is a growing opportunity for IT teams to improve the standing of their IT asset management (ITAM) programs. If done properly, ITAM is really the beginning of any evidence-based decision process. “That which is asserted without evidence, may be dismissed without evidence.” – Christopher Hitchens Interestingly, within all other aspects of life, we recognize that evidence is often needed to make a compelling argument stick. Every single metric tracked...

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Lenovo and Absolute Shield Laptops, Protect Data on the Go
Mark Grace
Lenovo and Absolute Shield Laptops, Protect Data on the Go

In 2017, there was an all-time high of 1,765 data breaches with 2.6 billion records compromised. While this year isn’t quite tracking to that number so far, it’s impossible to predict what the second half of 2018 will bring. Cyberattack trends vary from one year to the next. Case in point, we haven’t seen the large-scale ransomware attacks that were so painful throughout 2017 during this calendar year. But...

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