Training: The Missing Ingredient for IT Success

Training: The Missing Ingredient for IT Success

Over the years, it has come to my attention that few industries innovate faster than IT. And while I am surrounded by many of these changes in my everyday life, I try not to underestimate the value of ongoing training and how it improves my skill set and could potentially open up new career opportunities. [...]

Automation Is Key for Effective SaaS Security

Automation Is Key for Effective SaaS Security

The first step for many organizations migrating to the cloud is the adoption of SaaS applications such as Office 365, Box, Salesforce and many more. As an IT professional, this means you are giving permission to your users to store data in the cloud with corporate-approved services, such as OneDrive or SharePoint Online. The decision [...]

2017 Cybersecurity Predictions: The Year We Get Serious About IoT Security

2017 Cybersecurity Predictions: The Year We Get Serious About IoT Security

This post is part of an ongoing blog series examining “Sure Things” (predictions that are almost guaranteed to happen) and “Long Shots” (predictions that are less likely to happen) in cybersecurity in 2017.  Throughout 2016, cybersecurity moved more into the public eye than ever before. Hacks into the Democratic National Committee, BitFinex, Yahoo, Dropbox, LinkedIn, [...]