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The Role of a Risk Committee

by Thomas Frenehard, GRC Solution Management

Remember the dinosaurs from your history books? Extinct, right?

Well this is the way some companies are going because they focus all their efforts on looking backwards. 590 more words

Financial Excellence

Zenefits Under Investigation For Allegedly Allowing Unlicensed Brokers To Sell Health Insurance

Cloud HR platform Zenefits may have allowed salespeople to illegally act as insurance agents in at least seven states. According to a BuzzFeed investigative report, the startup let unlicensed brokers sell health insurance, leading to at least one commissioner to investigate in Washington State. 488 more words


AWS Lambda Makes Serverless Applications A Reality

Most companies today develop applications and deploy them on servers — whether on-premises or in the cloud. That means figuring out how much server, storage and database power they need ahead of time, and deploying all of the hardware and software it takes to run the application. 987 more words


Assessing Your Next Move: How to Ensure Cloud Is Right for You – Part 4

Over the past couple of months I’ve spoken in some depth about important considerations before going to the cloud. Many of these are priorities that are top of mind for life sciences companies. 961 more words

Life Sciences

Hidden Costs & Risks Around Single-Stacking IT Infrastructure.

Firstly, I’m NOT talking about converged infrastructure here.

Single-stacking here refers to acquiring compute, network, storage infrastructure (and sometimes hypervisors too) from a single vendor regardless of market leadership. 497 more words


Upthere's Beta Users Have Uploaded More Than 3.5M Files

Upthere launched their first apps into beta last week, and so far the beta period is off to a good start, the company tells me. No word on how many users have slipped through during the beta, but I’m told that invites are being slowly doled out. 283 more words