Category: Cloud Computing

Federal court upholds FTC’s authority to penalize lax cyber security measures protecting personal information and credit card numbers

The Federal Trade Commission has taken new assertive action to protect consumer data privacy interests, this time relating to breaches of payment card information, and other consumer personal information by Wyndham Worldwide, a company which owns and manages hotels. Just … Continue reading

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Cloud security concerns persist in healthcare field, here’s why data is more secure with cloud hosting provider

When the Ponemon Institute’s fourth annual Benchmark Study on Patient Privacy & Data Security was released earlier this month, it stated that use of cloud services is the second-highest security risk concern for healthcare organizations. Employee negligence was the runaway … Continue reading

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Online Tech on CRN’s Hosting Service Provider 100 list for secure enterprise cloud, colocation

Here we go patting ourselves on the back again, but we can’t help it. Media outlets keep handing us awards! Most recently, CRN named Online Tech one of its MSP Hosting Service Provider 100. (Read full press release.) These 100 … Continue reading

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Client profile: CoherentRx uses visual display to improve retention of doctor-patient communication

This is the latest in a series of Online Tech client profiles. Read more here. How do you move from founding Hour Detroit magazine to being the president of Spin Media to starting an app development company to Apple requesting … Continue reading

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Client profile: instaRounds revolutionizes the most challenging piece of healthcare

Online Tech is profiling several clients that will join us at the HIMSS14 annual conference and exhibition on Feb. 23-27 in Orlando. Read more here. Stop by booth #3904 to learn more. Looking for solutions to the inefficiencies of modern-day … Continue reading

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Against prior popular belief, cloud computing a boon for professional IT jobs

Remember years ago when the prevailing thought was that the proliferation of cloud computing would decimate professional IT jobs? As the folks at VMware point out in a recent blog post, just the opposite appears to have happened: Never before … Continue reading

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Client profile: Rimage Solutions streamlines integration and data protection for ACOs

Online Tech is profiling several clients that will join us at the HIMSS14 annual conference and exhibition on Feb. 23-27 in Orlando. Read more here. Stop by booth #3904 to learn more. In the Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) model, health … Continue reading

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Backup video series: What is the difference between a snapshot and full data backup?

Note: This is the seventh in a 12-part data backup video series by Online Tech Senior Product Architect Steve Aiello. View the previous entries here. As its name implies, a data snapshot — think Polaroid or Instagram — captures a … Continue reading

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Backup video series: What are the different ways to restore data?

Note: This is the sixth in a 12-part data backup video series by Online Tech Senior Product Architect Steve Aiello. View the previous entries here. Did Bob in accounting accidentally delete an important Excel spreadsheet? Was your server hacked or … Continue reading

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Backup video series: How often you should back up data

Note: This is the fifth in a 12-part data backup video series by Online Tech Senior Product Architect Steve Aiello. View the previous entries here. Just as there are options when considering where to back up data (to disk, to … Continue reading

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