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Fears of insider threats growing along with number of cloud users

BY Jeff Rowe | May 04, 2018

The growing adoption of cloud has greatly improved the agility of many healthcare organizations, but it has also given rise to new security concerns such as threats from insiders.

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Hospitals turn to the cloud to modernize multiple IT systems

BY Jeff Rowe | May 04, 2018

When it comes to cloud-based EHRs, say experts, providers should get vendor references from other healthcare organizations as well as a clear description of how the platform is set up and with what other systems it will interface.

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Cloud continues to grow as organizations mix and match use patterns

BY Jeff Rowe | May 01, 2018

While public cloud revenue is growing more than initially forecast, Gartner expects growth rates to stabilize from 2018 onward.

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In the cloud, disaster recovery is more important than ever

BY Jeff Rowe | April 30, 2018

IT managers should test failover and disaster recovery annually with mission-critical cloud application vendors in the same way they test their internal systems.

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Researchers developing improved cloud security tools

BY Jeff Rowe | April 30, 2018

While phishing attacks are the most common strategy hackers use, successfully cracking into a data storage service may enable them to exploit data access patterns.

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How the IoT and cloud are teaming up to disrupt healthcare

BY Jeff Rowe | April 27, 2018

Given the constant pace of technological change in the cloud, experts note how quickly on-prem solutions can get “really old and dated."

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Budget constraints hinder cloud security efforts

BY Jeff Rowe | April 27, 2018

Despite concerns about threats from employees, only 14 percent of respondents have visibility into the activity of business users and just 21 percent have visibility into the activity of IT staff.

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Healthcare orgs seek greater IT control while moving to the cloud

BY Jeff Rowe | April 23, 2018

Organizations have gone through different levels of trust with the healthcare cloud as the technology has become a staple in health IT infrastructure.

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For some managers, security concerns grow with the complexity of hybrid cloud

BY Jeff Rowe | April 23, 2018

Security is still a barrier to adopting a hybrid cloud architecture, with specific concerns including increased complexity, difficulty instituting security controls and a clear need for more assessment tools.

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IT managers grapple with new budget concerns while planning cloud expansion

BY Jeff Rowe | April 23, 2018

To track costs better, IT administrators must think about cloud provisioning differently and develop better budget management skills.