Common Compliance Security Standards

Common Compliance Security Standard 1. SSAE Instituted in 2011, SSAE (Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements) 16, which comes from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), defines how third-party service vendors deploy security controls. The program produces two standards; SOC 1 & SOC 2. i.SOC –  (Service Organization Controls) 1 focuses on financial…

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Watson Analytics Makes Sense of unstructured data

Watson analytics makes sense of unstructured data. From online conversations, blogs, video comments, reactions to images and it gives a public sentiment. The sentiment is either a negative, positive, ambivalent or neutral  and in percentage. “Unstructured Data” Additionally, marketers do not have to use the ‘spray and pray’ strategy because you can segment the unstructured…

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Gold-Key Marketing Use of IBM Watson

Gold-key marketing use of IBM Watson. Watson for marketing easily identifies key influencers. Also Watson’s level of deep insight into data is gold to marketers – Steve Abrams, IBM Watson Director. Identify Influencers As a marketer you can easily identify the contributors with strongest influence on others on your brand. Typically this is from the…

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5 SIGNS Downtime May Be a Major Threat

5 SIGNS Downtime May Be a Major Threat Many organizations may believe that they remain unaffected by downtime issues.After all, few users complain; customers seem happy. Some important signals, however, may indicate that your current situation or availability solution may need re-evaluation. 1 Shrinking Backup Windows —eBusiness and supply-chain processes are putting the squeeze on…

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Calculate the cost of company system downtime

Importance of calculating the cost of company system downtime for IT managers is vital depending on the industry. Business downtime Most businesses cannot function without computer support. And most businesses that suffer catastrophic data loss or an extended IT outage go out of business. On average, enterprises lose between $337,020 and $474,480 (US) for every…

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Transforming business with SAP HANA IBM Power Systems

Transforming business with SAP HANA IBM Power Systems Companies are transforming their businesses to meet today’s demands with SAP HANA on IBM Power Systems. It takes advantage of out-of-the-box virtualization, flexible scaling, high RAS, and high throughput. Instances Additionally, one can run multiple SAP HANA instances on one system and improve security, resource sharing, scalability…

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Is Your Environment Cyber Secure?

Is Your Environment Cyber Secure? Complimentary Service As a compliment and for a short period we provide Kenyan firms in Nairobi an analysis of your IT infrastructure. The report contains vital statistics of your network, the security threats and prevention (High risk applications, at-risk devices, hosts), user productivity(top social media applications, websites frequented) and network…

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