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March 20, 2017

COMPLIANCE AND SECURITY ARE NOT THE SAME THINGS

The EU General Data Protection Regulation was approved on April 14, 2016 and will come into enforcement on May 25, 2018.  This timeline leaves little time to perform the work necessary to avoid the stiff 4% penalty (4% of total revenue).  Additionally, New York State has implemented a recent ...

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February 15, 2017

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

“I’ll be back…” A piece of monologue most of us recognize, whether or not we know where it originated. Some of us might even attempt to mimic the hint of a German accent, which graced the original line. Arnold Schwarzenegger. The Terminator. 1984. The basic plot of the story: machines become ...

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October 28, 2016

IoT Hack

So…it’s happened… Last year I sat on a panel at our Sayer’s Curio event and was asked about my thoughts on IT security, cloud, and specifically where we were headed with the Internet of Things (IoT).  Admittedly, my response was probably a little over the top, and deserving of the few strange looks ...

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