• Nov
    8
    Six Best Practices for Managing a Virtual Team

    A virtual team is a group of individuals who work across time, space and organizational boundaries with links strengthened by webs of communication technology. With the number of virtual teams increasing, either in part, or in entirety, the person who has to manage a virtual IT team needs a whole host of additional tools and mechanisms…

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  • Oct
    20
    Understanding Cloud Terminology

    By George Ralph, Managing Director, RFA UK Within the realm of cloud computing there are a number of different options, mainly separated into Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) and Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) – which can be further split into Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS), Storage-as-a-Service and Network-as-a-Service. In fact there are so many options that it is now widely referred…

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  • Oct
    18
    Cloud Security

    Achieving security in the cloud is imperative, but doesn’t need to be challenging. Although many people remain concerned about maintaining appropriate cloud security measures, in recent years, cloud security solutions have become advanced to the point that pursuing a cloud strategy can be even more secure than utilizing on premise IT. The best way to…

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  • Oct
    7
    Three Key Considerations for Interacting with Vendors Securely

    By George Ralph, Managing Director, RFA UK Conduct the appropriate amount of research on the potential vendor in order to know them inside and out. Make sure you know what type of access the vendor will have to your data- whether sensitive or otherwise- and appoint staff to oversee the management of the vendors. Finally,…

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