What You Don’t Know About Your IT Assets Can Hurt You

What You Don’t Know About Your IT Assets Can Hurt You

Everyone knows what regulations are. Whether it’s HIPAA, GDPR, or some other long complicated acronym, we’re all familiar with the purpose. Compliance with these regulations is a totally different issue, though. To use GDPR as an example, a recent study showed that...
Software Vulnerability Management: One Patch Tuesday to Rule Them All

Software Vulnerability Management: One Patch Tuesday to Rule Them All

On the second Tuesday of each month, many IT leaders rejoice—or maybe cringe, depending on their view—as software patches are released for Microsoft products. They call this day Patch Tuesday, and although it started with Microsoft, it hasn’t ended there. Vendors...
Microsoft’s License Changes for Public Cloud: How Do They Affect You?

Microsoft’s License Changes for Public Cloud: How Do They Affect You?

Earlier this month, Microsoft announced major changes to the rules for bringing Microsoft licenses to the public cloud, including AWS, Alibaba and Google. From Microsoft’s blog: “Beginning Oct. 1, 2019, on-premises licenses purchased without Software...
6 Critical Factors for Assessing Cloud Migration to AWS vs. Azure vs. Google

6 Critical Factors for Assessing Cloud Migration to AWS vs. Azure vs. Google

With multi-cloud as the preferred strategy for 84 percent of enterprises, IT teams need to assess which applications and business services are appropriate for cloud migration, and whether they should be migrated to AWS vs. Azure vs. Google vs. other public...