3 common data security mistakes

Data security is more important than ever in this increasingly digitized world. It may seem like an obvious statement but a surprising number of businesses fail to adequately address protection measures for company data. According to the 2016 Global State of Information Security Survey, 2015 saw a 38 percent increase in cyber security incidents compared…

New study finds considerable gap in security and operations departments

Forbes Insights partnered with a cloud services provider to conduct a survey of over 300 C-level executives. The report revealed key findings regarding data loss and departmental communications. The most cited cause of exposure to data loss came from pre-acknowledged vulnerabilities. In fact, 44 percent of all security breaches were attributed to issues that have…

Data backup and prioritization is key for company’s facing natural disasters

Towards the end of October 2015, Hurricane Patricia was deemed the most powerful tropical cyclone ever recorded in the Western Hemisphere. Only 30 hours after its peak of intensity, the storm weakened to nothing but a hurricane with less than a fraction of the initially reported power, explained The Weather Channel. However, the hurricane hype…