Entries by Bill Vann

Managed File Transfer (MFT)

Data in Motion-Moving at the speed of Business Managed File Transfer (MFT)   Managed file transfer (MFT), refers to a set of computer programs that provides for the “managed-secure-controlled” transferring of data. Managed: in the context of this article, means transferred in a controlled way. Secure: refers to the areas of auditing, authentication, and encryption. […]

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

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 CNIL’s investigation was […]

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 […]

What is remote work?

What is Remote Work? It seems simple enough. Remote work would appear to signify work done outside of an office. But there are so many different terms floating around regarding work flexibility that it’s important to know what each means. There are many names given remote workers: teleworker, iPro, telecommuter, distance worker, homeworker, freelancer, and […]