How the Cloud Can Enhance Healthcare Data Security

How the Cloud Can Enhance Healthcare Data Security

by Futurex on March 2nd, 2015

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

A Cloud Perfect for Retailers

by Futurex on February 19th, 2015

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

The Need for Stronger Healthcare Data Security

by Futurex on February 10th, 2015

Think about the phrase “sensitive customer data.” What comes to mind? Social security numbers, cardholder information, mother’s maiden name, driver’s license numbers…All data that could inconvenience or even ruin a person’s life if exposed, as well as ruin a company’s bottom line if the exposure was due to their lack of data security.

Healthcare and insurance organizations in particular are facing a huge number of attacks, as hackers become more cognizant... Read More

A Cloud for Manufacturers? We Can Do That!

by Futurex on February 2nd, 2015

The versatility of the cloud is opening up a world of options for organizations within every industry. Most electronic device manufacturers don’t consider the cloud a viable option, given the unique needs of manufacturing environments. However, there is now a cloud that can be specifically tailored with the technology utilized by manufacturers.

Cloud features typically revolve around storing data remotely, but the cloud is capable of so much more than that. Consider the tasks likely being... Read More

Deconstructing PKCS #11

by Futurex on January 22nd, 2015

To some, PKCS #11 may be a common term used on a daily basis, but to others, it’s unfamiliar jargon. Whether you’re a tech guru or not, PKCS #11 is a beneficial technology that you can implement into your organization’s IT infrastructure.

What Is It?

PKCS #11 (Public-Key Cryptographic Standard #11) is a standard originally developed by RSA Laboratories and currently maintained by OASIS. PKCS #11 specifies a standardized API in the C programming language that offers substantial benefits... Read More