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Cloud data breaches often caused by user mismanagement

BY Jeff Rowe | November 05, 2017

Whether or not many companies are as prepared as they should be, researchers at Gartner say cloud-computing services will grow 17 percent this year alone.

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Survey finds BYOD presents ongoing challenge to cloud security

BY Jeff Rowe | November 05, 2017

Among other things, respondents listed malware protection and unmanaged device access as top security concerns.

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Survey finds “risk aversion” slowing healthcare’s move to the cloud

BY Jeff Rowe | November 01, 2017

Ultimately, say experts, healthcare companies must recognize that fear of “culture change” could prove the biggest barrier to successfully transitioning to the cloud.

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Why Software-as-a-Service is taking off in healthcare

BY Jeff Rowe | November 01, 2017

With SaaS, vendors are charged with monitoring and maintaining the application, which helps healthcare organizations stay more secure because they don’t need to depend on end users to upgrade their tools.

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Effectively managing legacy healthcare apps can make or break a cloud transition

BY Jeff Rowe | October 31, 2017

IT leaders hear the constant promise of cloud-induced IT transformation, but decisions surrounding the impact on legacy apps are critical to developing a cloud strategy that meets business goals while minimizing organizational risk.

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From outsourcing to transforming: the importance of enterprise-wide cloud strategies

BY Jeff Rowe | October 30, 2017

eholders often point to the transformational effect of the cloud, but to get to that point requires far-reaching vision and planning.

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Sound cloud economics still key to successful health org transition

BY Jeff Rowe | October 30, 2017

The decision to move to the cloud provides flexibility to choose from a range of service options and management tools, says one longtime consultant, but it’s important for health IT execs to remember they all come at a cost.

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Health IT execs, beware 5 myths about the cloud

BY Jeff Rowe | October 25, 2017

According to one tech expert, healthcare organizations can benefit from multiple cloud options – from private, public to hybrid deployments – giving every health IT executive the freedom to select what will be the best for their organization.

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Despite data security concerns, healthcare is moving to the cloud

BY Jeff Rowe | October 25, 2017

Healthcare organizations are right to be concerned about the safety and security of their data, but when it comes to new technologies, staying away can sometimes be more damaging that staying put.

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How to make sure you understand your cloud provider contract

BY Jeff Rowe | October 24, 2017

The cloud is not simply another technology platform and must be managed well to avoid having a negative impact on both people and process.