How to Thrive in the Cloud

    A contemporary politician once quipped, “Corporations are people, too,” in the final weeks of a hard-fought campaign. While his comments were controversial at the time, the...

    Crashing websites commonplace during COVID-19. Here’s how businesses can achieve greater resilience

    Crashing websites have been a common impediment for U.S. consumers from the very beginning of COVID-19. According to a study conducted by OnePoll on behalf of Sungard...

    Ransomware attacks against U.S. government entities in 2019 and 2020: 5 key observations and takeaways for municipalities

    U.S. city and county governments were targeted by 106 ransomware attacks in 2019 and 45 in the first half of 2020. But these numbers don’t tell the whole story. Not even...

    Work from home lessons: 85% of consumers say businesses have a lot to learn about remote work

    Any lingering doubts as to how much American consumers lean on technology has all but evaporated since COVID-19’s arrival. According to a recent study conducted by OnePoll on...

    55% of consumers switched providers due to tech complications during COVID-19

    Consumers’ dependence on digital services has been on full display during COVID-19. As per a new study conducted by OnePoll on behalf of Sungard Availability Services...

    The use of digital services more than doubled on average during the pandemic. Here’s what that means for businesses.

    Consumers have become more and more reliant on digital services in recent years. During the COVID-19 pandemic, however, those services became essential. ...

    EXL: Moving Towards a New DR Model

    When customers rely on you to manage their critical business processes, their success— and yours—rides on IT resiliency. And as more of those processes...

    Is data more secure on-premises or in the cloud? The answer might surprise you.

    If you’ve spent any time in IT, you’ve probably heard this one. Maybe you even believe it yourself: Data is more secure on premises than in the cloud. It’s such a fundamental...

    A snapshot in time: The impact of the wave

    One of the most famous works of art, THE GREAT WAVE OFF KANAGAWA (popularly known simply as THE WAVE), depicts a plunging breaker wave executed in the form of Japanese...

    How To Conduct An Information Security Gap Analysis

    One of the most critical tasks I have as an information security consultant is conducting a security gap analysis. This analysis provides a comparison of your security...

    Major luxury retail brand weaves resilience into business plan

    When a well-known U.S.-based retailer acquired several new brands, management sought to establish a common IT platform to integrate operations and accommodate future...

    Reimagining operational resilience in the aftermath of COVID-19

    Many organizations believed they were prepared to withstand a business disruption. Then COVID-19 arrived and the reality set in: They were not as ready as they thought. ...
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