Tag: cloud hosting

Is Apple dying because it ‘doesn’t think about the cloud’? That’s debatable, but future of cloud computing is not

Highly successful tech venture capitalist Fred Wilson created some waves last week when he predicted Apple wouldn’t be among the top three most important tech companies in the world by 2020. Speaking at a conference in New York City, he … 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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Sage advice: Healthcare space ‘a great opportunity and a significant burden’

Scared of HIPAA? Don’t be. It represents huge opportunities for the IT world. That was the message from April Sage, Director of Healthcare IT for Online Tech, when she joined Karl Palachuk on his ‘Odd Tuesdays‘ podcast yesterday. (Find the … Continue reading

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Online Tech at HIMSS14: Cloud protects PHI with encryption from front end to backup

If you’re a member of a healthcare company at HIMSS14 this week, chances are you’re looking for innovations to improve patient outcomes at lower costs. As outlined in a recent press release, Online Tech will exhibit its innovative approach to … Continue reading

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Next Week: Detroit’s CIO Executive Summit Features the Future of Information Security

Next Wednesday, Online Tech heads to Detroit, Michigan to join the region’s Fortune 1000 CIOs while exhibiting secure hosting solutions, including the encrypted cloud, at Evanta’s 11th Annual Detroit Executive Summit at the Sheraton Detroit Novi Hotel. The summit is hosted by the Technology and … Continue reading

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Lower TCO & Business Continuity Rise as Top Arguments for the Private Cloud

Results from the 2013 IDG Enterprise Cloud Computing report found that the percent of total IT environment to be moved to the private cloud grew from 28 to 36 percent, with a lower TCO (total cost of ownership) being the … Continue reading

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Highlights from Tech Tomorrow Columbus: Sustaining Business Innovation with the Cloud

Next Thursday, November 14th, Online Tech is headed down to the Buckeye State, to talk tech and innovation. Tech Tomorrow Columbus is presented by the Columbus Chamber, and will be held at the Ohio Union building at Ohio State University. … Continue reading

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Webinar with PCI SSC Discusses Emerging PCI Security Risks in the Cloud

Next Wednesday, Online Tech’s Director of Operations Jason Yaeger will be participating on a panel discussion with technical and administrative PCI DSS experts, including Bob Russo from the PCI Security Standards Council, to discuss the role that cloud service providers … Continue reading

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Video: Is Data Less Secure in a Cloud Environment?

Online Tech’s Senior Product Architect Steve Aiello continues his data security series of videos on data encryption by dispelling the myth that data is less secure in a well-run data center or in a cloud environment. Actually – data is … Continue reading

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