As a Futurex Solutions Architect, I’ve traveled around the globe performing on-site assessments for organizations preparing for compliance audits. While the environments and processes may be completely different depending on industry, purpose, and implementation, there are several key issues that often crop up at each assessment that could likely result in audit findings. My role is to identify those issues and teach these organizations how to fix them as well as avoid repeating the mistakes in the future. For any business attempting to maintain a compliant and secure environment, here are, in my opinion, the top four pitfalls that can keep you from passing an audit:Read More
You may be familiar with the Internet of Things, AKA the rapidly growing network of smart devices that are capable of connecting to the internet. From watches to refrigerators to vehicles, virtually any machine can now be made with integrated internet capabilities. Network connections significantly increase the ease with which your devices are managed, monitored, and used on a daily basis. But with the convenience of using your device to access the internet comes to the risk that someone... Read More
Electronic invoicing is a digitized format that has become the most used and practical method of delivering a summary of goods or services issued to a customer. This electronic document is the direct replacement of a hand written or printed invoice.
There are many advantages to a digital invoice over a paper copy. Some of these benefits include improved data tracking, better client accountability, prompt delivery, and overall cost reduction. Electronic invoices are utilized all over the... Read More
The medical industry is innovative and fast paced, and it needs technology that can evolve just as quickly. More and more healthcare organizations are embracing the functionality offered through cloud services. The VirtuCrypt Hardened Enterprise Security Cloud has the technology available to help healthcare organizations strengthen their core cryptographic infrastructures.
A chief concern for healthcare organizations is data security. With so many patients trusting medical facilities with sensitive personal information, healthcare organizations have a duty to... Read More
Every industry has its own needs and considerations when it comes to data security, and retail organizations are no exception. When deciding on a cloud vendor for your organization, it’s important to consider the aspects that may not fit into a generic, black box cloud solution. Your organization may require more than just simple data storage; what about transaction processing? EMV? Tokenization? You don’t have to go to several different vendors in order to get all the... Read More