- November 5th, 2013Read More »
The end of October is always a spooky time, unleashing the frightening (witches, werewolves and monsters of all varieties), the undead (ghosts, zombies, mummies) and the frighteningly undead (e.g., the ghoulish concoction that is circus peanuts) on neighborhoods across the country.
But nowhere may it be scarier than enterprise IT departments, as the end of October marks the end to National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM).
- October 23rd, 2013Read More »
Cyber security is a matter of the heart. At least it is if you're former Vice President Dick Cheney.
- October 17th, 2013Read More »
Is all the hype about the benefits of cloud computing true or just lip service? Are security considerations an issue for the push for government adoption? Are government agencies really embracing the cloud? What does the future hold for cloud in the federal government?
- October 15th, 2013Read More »
NJVC is pleased to announce Lynn DeCourcey, vice president and general manager, cyber security, is a finalist in the 10th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business, Executive of the Year, Business Services, 11 to 2,500 Employees. The Stevie Awards for Women in Business honor women executives, entrepreneurs, employees and the companies they run and have been hailed as the world’s premier business awards.
DeCourcey is no stranger to accolades.
- October 1st, 2013Read More »
Even for the numbers averse, these statistics are as easy and simple to read as the top line of an eye chart: Roughly 56 percent of all breaches reported on the Health and Human Services (HHS) Web listing of data breaches are exactly 100-percent avoidable.
- September 19th, 2013Read More »
To the best of this blog's knowledge, Hippocrates never once turned on a computer, woke up in a cold sweat at night worried about electronic medical record (EMR) data breaches or cursed loudly (though surely eloquently), while sifting through the 68,000 ICD-10 codes to distinguish toxic sting of a scorpion, subsequent encounter (T63.2X1D) from initial encounter with other, less-worthy-of-classification, arthropods (T63.481A).
- September 12th, 2013Read More »
Ninety-six hours passed.
From the time U.S. military response personnel arrived in Haiti following the country's catastrophic 2010 earthquake, 96 hours—four full days—passed before the first data center was operational in theater, according to remarks given by General Eric Vollmecke with the Air National Guard who helped lead the response effort.
- September 5th, 2013Read More »
Cloud computing will transform the future of disaster response and help save lives.
The Network Centric Operations Industry Consortium (NCOIC) will provide a special, real-time demonstration, created on behalf of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Sept. 12, on how an interoperable community cloud can greatly improve emergency response time and management, and provide significant cost savings compared to deployment of a traditional IT infrastructure.
- September 4th, 2013Read More »
NJVC Cyber Security Principal and healthcare cyber security expert Robert J. Michalsky will be on site for the 19th annual North Carolina Healthcare Information and Communications Alliance (NCHICA) Annual Conference, Sept. 8-11, 2013, in Asheville, N.C. NJVC is a proud member of NCHICA.