Tag Archives: cloud

ASC Handbook informs about Compliance and Data Security in the Cloud

Hoesbach, June 14th, 2019 – Compliance, security, and data protection are top of mind with companies from all industries when it comes to cloud services. When moving to the cloud, it is essential to maintain the same level of security, data protection, and control of data as when storing data on-premise. But how can companies… Read More »

How the cloud will address healthcare’s procurement challenges

The supply chain has been an increasingly important driving force in the healthcare industry’s transformation. During the past decade, the focus on automating supply chain processes has enabled the industry to significantly reduce waste and save billions annually. In today’s era of declining reimbursements and rising costs, it’s imperative that healthcare continues to make the… Read More »

Concern for security of data in the cloud worries IT execs

Even as healthcare organizations contemplate moving more computing functions to the cloud, IT execs question the security of their data. A survey from the Cloud Security Alliance, which works to ensure a secure cloud computing environment, found 69 percent of respondent organizations are migrating data for enterprise resource planning applications to the cloud, with nearly… Read More »

How the shift to the cloud could affect 3 data security trends

The year 2018 proved to be unlike any other for security professionals. From high-profile breaches and heavy government scrutiny to new data privacy regulations, the year ended up being quite eventful. A key theme from 2018 was the ongoing rise of cloud adoption. Organizations everywhere are continuing to migrate because of the cloud’s ability to… Read More »

Infrastructure reality check: What can go in the cloud, really?

The cloud has become ubiquitous in American business, including healthcare. It provides easy, universal access to data and systems, big plusses when dealing with large workforces and needed IT. But security remains a nagging question: Is the cloud secure enough to hold a healthcare organization’s precious data and applications? And how does a healthcare CIO… Read More »