Entries by Bill Vann

Cloud storage: Is it for you?

Cloud storage is a model of computer data storage where files are stored in logical pools. With Cloud Storage, the actual physical storage typically spans multiple servers (which can also be in located in multiple physical locations). While the storage is typically owned and managed by a hosting company many organization have their own private […]

GDPR Fines: Blood in the water. Who’s first?

GDPR Fines Against Google The (CNIL), France’s data protection authority (DPA), has levied a €50 million ($57 million) fine against Google for violating the GDPR’s transparency, information, and consent requirements in deploying targeted advertisements. The largest fine by GDPR to date and the first involving a U.S. technology company was issued on January 21, 2019. […]

The Security Risks of Remote Work

The Security Risks of Remote Work According to industry analyst Strategy Analytics: The global mobile workforce is set to increase from 1.52 billion in 2017, accounting for 39.3% of the global workforce, to 1.88 billion in 2023, accounting for 43.3% of the global workforce. Globalization will continue to drive the growth of mobile office workers […]