Mitigating Risks in Cloud Migration

Companies are moving to incorporate the cloud into their computing infrastructure at a phenomenal rate. This is, without question, a very positive move. It permits companies to scale processing resources up and ...

Why You Need to Align Your Cloud Strategy to Your Business Goals

Your company has decided to adopt the Cloud. Or maybe it was among the first ones that decided to rely on virtualized environments before it was even a thing. In either case, ...

Addressing The Elephant in the Room: Cybersecurity’s Increasing Talent Shortage

The cybersecurity space is in dire straits. Hackers are getting smarter and more sophisticated…and the availability of skilled men and women to combat them has never been lower. It’s an issue that’s ...

Rooted in Security Basics: The Four Pillars of Cyber Hygiene

The term “cyber hygiene” pops up frequently in articles, blogs and discussions about cybersecurity. But what does it really mean? Some say it is an ill-defined set of practices for individuals to ...

Entering the Twilight Zone: Adventures in the Security Leader Search

If you’re in your 40s or 50s, you probably remember a TV series called The Twilight Zone. (Millennials, think Netflix’s Black Mirror). Every show was its own stand-alone story that took viewers ...

Selecting a Security Leader: Don’t Get Caught in No Man’s Land

In World War I, the space between the most-forward trenches in a battle was called No Man’s Land – a place you didn’t want to be. I learned it as a tennis ...

Data Security Solutions for Small Businesses

Businesses that fail to take the steps necessary to protect their data, information and digital infrastructure are far more likely to suffer a data breach. A breach has the potential to do ...

Some Dos and Don’ts for Hiring Your Security Leader

I’m an executive-level security headhunter. That means I spend a lot of my week doing two things: talking to CISOs or those people ready to be CISOs and consulting with companies that ...

ITIL, the Change Management Process and Tripwire Enterprise

When I speak with clients about their approach to managing their IT services, many organisations mention ITIL practices as a cornerstone to their approach. This is hardly surprising since the ITIL framework ...

Stop Working in Silos: Integrating with APIs

It’s easy to be overwhelmed by the quantity of three-letter acronyms when you’re working with software and technology, but there’s three letters that are becoming increasingly more important in the world of ...
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