Guest Blog: Best Network Security Practices For 2019

A guest blog from Andrew Gazdecki at Foxpass. Foxpass increases your organization’s server and network security by ensuring employee accounts have access only to what they need. Their cloud-based LDAP, RADIUS, and server access control systems help you bring best security practices to your infrastructure. The network security industry is in a perpetual game of cat and rat (sorry,…Read More

Why Craft Breweries Need Data Management Systems

In a time when Goliaths with massive market shares control almost every sector, there exists an extraordinary anomaly: craft breweries.  In fact, between 2008 and 2016, the number of breweries expanded by a factor of six, and the number of brewery workers grew by 120 percent. With all this growth has come an overwhelming amount…Read More

Avoiding Visualization Failures

An important component to big data management is transforming your analytics into a visual representation that can be easily digested by stakeholders. Data visualization can be a powerful tool that has a strong impact. Unfortunately, there are also a number of ways in which data visualization can go awry. There have been numerous examples of…Read More

Unleashing Your Data to Increase Profits

  Last year, American software company Monetate released a report exploring how personalizing business communications can benefit a company.  The report included the results of a survey of more than 130 senior marketers at companies across the country. Among the report’s key finding was that personalization efforts increase profitability.  According to the report, 95 percent…Read More

Do You Trust Your Data?

Weighing out the risk-benefit analysis of actions is an inherent human condition.  In prehistoric times people had to ask themselves, “Should I trade my food for this axe?”, “Is that person my friend or my enemy?”, “Should I fight or run from this predator?” and make decisions using the information surrounding them. Fast forward to…Read More

Slowing Down to Speed Up

In our fast-paced world, it can sometimes be challenging for companies to take a step back before acting on impulse. They’re told they must keep changing and adapting to an ever-evolving landscape in order to stay relevant and competitive in today’s market. While this is certainly true, sometimes more harm can be done if they…Read More