Networking Articles

  1. Unlocked iPhone Raises Controversy Over Privacy Vs. Security
    4/8/2016

    What role do providers have in allowing access to private information?

  2. FedRAMP Approves 3 Cloud Service Providers For High Baseline Pilot Program
    4/6/2016

    Microsoft Azure, CSRA, and Amazon Web Services are the first to achieve a high impact rating.

  3. 316 Security Incidents Revealed Around Healthcare.Gov
    4/5/2016

    The poor state of security at CMS’ Federal Data Services Hub has been revealed in a report released March 23. According to FierceGovernmentIT, the report included the surprising announcement that Healthcare.gov was victim to 316 security incidents over a 17-month period. While the GAO is still concerned about the technical controls used to protect information that flows in and out of the site and to federal partners’ data systems, they are reporting that none of the incidents resulted in systems being compromised or any sensitive data being leaked.

  4. ICD-10 Update: WEDI Opens Survey And Thousands Of New Codes To Be Added
    4/1/2016

    As the first quarter of 2016 rounds out, the healthcare industry is seeing new developments in — and reactions to — last year’s ICD-10 implementation.

  5. Your Clients Might Be Protecting The Wrong Data
    3/30/2016

    If your clients are prioritizing the protection of patient data above all else, they may actually be putting their patients’ health at risk.

  6. Managed Services, Backup and Disaster Recovery, Video Surveillance, And Networking News
    3/28/2016

    Ingram Micro and Tianjin Tianhai Investment Company announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Tianjin Tianhai will acquire Ingram Micro for $38.90 per share in an all-cash transaction with an equity value of approximately $6 billion. Upon close of the merger, Ingram Micro will become a part of HNA Group, a Hainan-based Fortune Global 500 enterprise group focused on aviation, tourism, and logistics. In 2015, HNA Group had revenue of $29 billion and nearly 180,000 employees worldwide.

  7. IoT Causes New Wave Of Healthcare Cybersecurity Concerns
    3/22/2016

    The Internet of Things (IoT), or Internet of Healthcare Things (IoHT) as it’s known within the healthcare industry, is becoming a tangible reality. As it does, its running head long into a healthcare environment that is functioning within an increasingly hostile cybersecurity environment.

  8. Data Breaches Cause Patients To Withhold Information
    3/21/2016

    Any of your clients who work directly with patients are concerned with making the patient experience as positive as possible. One reason for this is that a happy patient is a more compliant and open patient, and that leads to better clinical results. In an era of value-based care, these results are tied directly to the long-term viability of your client organizations.

  9. Data Security Remains Top Concern For Tech Leaders
    3/17/2016

    While tech spending is on the rise, leaders say current IT Infrastructure gets a “B Minus” .

  10. Trends, Challenges, & Strategies For Adoption Of Enterprise Mobile Apps
    3/15/2016

    Over Half Of Organizations Are Deploying Mobile Apps For Extended Enterprise Workers.