Workiva and KPMG Announce Strategic Alliance to Transform Risk Management, Regulatory Reporting and Compliance Processes

KPMG Report Finds 90 Percent of CIOs and CCOs Plan to Increase Spending to Automate Compliance NEW YORK – Workiva, (NYSE:WK), a leader in data collaboration, reporting and compliance solutions, and KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, today announced an alliance to provide a strategic offering that will help organizations transform and integrate their… Continue reading Workiva and KPMG Announce Strategic Alliance to Transform Risk Management, Regulatory Reporting and Compliance Processes

US Signal Partners with Cloudflare to Deliver DDoS Protection as Part of Expanded Managed IT Services Portfolio

Offers mitigation from volumetric and multi-vector DDoS attacks plus improved website and application security and performance GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – US Signal, a leading end-to-end IT solutions provider, today announced that it has partnered with Cloudflare, the leading internet performance and security company, to bring a fully managed and customizable distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) protection service to market.… Continue reading US Signal Partners with Cloudflare to Deliver DDoS Protection as Part of Expanded Managed IT Services Portfolio

Keys to Building Really Scalable Storage

Quobyte offers tips for high-capacity infrastructures capable of handling billions of files and hundreds of petabytes   SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Hyperscale data centers need enormous capacities for high-performance computing, artificial intelligence, big data analytics, containerized infrastructures, and other challenging modern workloads. Environments with billions of files and hundreds of petabytes delivering 24/7 applications all require… Continue reading Keys to Building Really Scalable Storage

Mitsubishi Electric Power Products Announces Distribution Agreement with Crescent Electric

WARRENDALE, Penn. – Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, an industry leader in design, manufacturing, and servicing reliable, environmentally friendly uninterruptible power supplies (UPS) solutions, announces a nationwide distribution agreement with Crescent Electric Supply Company. One of the eight largest electrical distribution companies in the U.S., Crescent Supply serves contractors, commercial, institutional and industrial customers with a broad… Continue reading Mitsubishi Electric Power Products Announces Distribution Agreement with Crescent Electric

Eaton delivers versatile, resilient backup power for data center and IT managers with 9PXM UPS

RALEIGH, N.C. – Data center and network infrastructure is the critical backbone enabling a connected world. In today’s mixed environment of on-premises and cloud solutions, energy and power management play a significant role in quality, reliability and optimized asset utilization. Eaton stands at the forefront of this market by uniquely organizing, protecting and managing critical IT… Continue reading Eaton delivers versatile, resilient backup power for data center and IT managers with 9PXM UPS

Tying it Together: Why Organizations Should Take an Operational Approach to Risk Management

Combining business continuity and risk management into a single operational process is the most effective way to prepare for the worst. By ROBERT SIBIK Combining two seemingly unrelated entities to make a better, more useful creation is a keystone of innovation. Think of products like the clock radio and the wheeled suitcase, or putting meat… Continue reading Tying it Together: Why Organizations Should Take an Operational Approach to Risk Management

Hurricane Florence Update: Flooding Expected to be Issue for Days, Weeks

(TNS) – As Onslow County communities turn to cleanup and recovery efforts, many areas will still be dealing with impacts of river flooding. “Flooding is a main concern right now. We’re getting a lot of rain and it has nowhere to go,” said meteorologist Victoria Oliva with the National Weather Service in Wilmington. Oliva said… Continue reading Hurricane Florence Update: Flooding Expected to be Issue for Days, Weeks

CPO ANNOUNCES 2018 FALL SUMMIT AGENDA & TRAINING

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Continuity Professionals of Ohio (CPO) is proud to announce the agenda of the 2018 Fall Summit to be held at State Auto Insurance, Gahanna, OH on October 16, 2018. Speakers include Kathy Nagy (Ingersoll Rand), Apolonio “Apps” Garcia (HealthGuard), Ted Brown (KETCHConsulting), and Edward Slusarski (NACCO Industries). In addition, KETCHConsulting will be… Continue reading CPO ANNOUNCES 2018 FALL SUMMIT AGENDA & TRAINING

The Top 7 Risk Mitigation Controls, in Order

Everyone in business continuity knows about risk mitigation controls, but do you know which ones are most important, according to the experts? That’s the topic of today’s blog. TRIAL BY FIRE Before we get started, I’d like to give a pop quiz. Do you know which of the following pieces of home fire-safety equipment is… Continue reading The Top 7 Risk Mitigation Controls, in Order