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Whose fault is that Data Breach?

Posted by Monica DeStefano Tue, May 09, 2017

Co Authored by:  Steven Lai

Being in a high position at a company is never easy, especially when you are the CEO and are responsible for both employee and client information. You are expected to be the visionary, the fearless leader, while bearing the burden of heavy management responsibilities.  All this, while maintaining the financial stability of the company and healthy relationships with both personnel and clientele.  

Putting out fires is a constant part of your C-level role.  You deal with the complexity of your business growth, while tackling, head on, the legality of keeping all your information secure and protected. 

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Topics: Disaster Recovery, Data Security, cybersecurity, data storage, BostonIT

What Data Discovery Tools do you need in 2017?

Posted by Robert Cordray Mon, May 01, 2017

 

Data has always been a driving force in the decision-making process for businesses. If you capture relevant information in the market, you can quickly make smart and strategic plans that can lead to growth and give you a competitive advantage.

There is high demand for more data, and this has significantly influenced the business landscape. As such, data discovering has emerged as the fastest-growing and changing trend of the business intelligence markets. Technology has enabled the manufacturing of tools that differ with the traditional systems of record in which the IT managed services provider was able to push reports out to the entire organization.

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Topics: Data Security, data storage, data mapping

What is Data Mapping Software?

Posted by Robert Cordray Thu, Apr 06, 2017

Data mapping is typically the first step in integration of different data models. The process is used in data warehousing to link data sets according to specific data element definitions. The standards used depend on the domain values of the model used.

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Topics: Data Security, data storage, data mapping

Cyber Security Buzz Words

Posted by Alyssa Steen Tue, Mar 01, 2016

A few weeks ago, I published a post on here describing the top 4 tips to stay safe on your computer based on the advice from the IT professionals here at NSK Inc. However, knowing the basic tips doesn’t necessarily mean you are able to grasp all the concepts, and the jargon, involved with the IT world. When it comes to cyber security, there is an almost endless list of terms for things to look out for. At NSK, we know that it is our job to help make that endless list seem less daunting, while also ensuring that you feel well informed. Cyber security is one of the top priorities at NSK and with cyber crime becoming more mainstream as time goes on, it is incredibly important for both us as your IT professionals, and you as our customers, to understand the threats at hand. So without further ado, here are the terms you need to know in order to “speak cyber.”

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Topics: Cloud Computing, Managed Services, cybersecurity, data storage