Data Governance threatens corporate reputation

May 21, 2011 by · Leave a Comment

Article Authors: Vasant Dhar and Arun Sundararajan Over the last two decades, the primary contribution of information technologies in firms has been about efficiency and enablement: to improve processes, make people more productive, reduce time to market, or enable things that couldn’t be done previously. The focus has been on costs and payoffs. This decade … read on

Breach Prevention in Spotlight

May 13, 2011 by · Leave a Comment

Article Author: Howard Anderson Zero Tolerance for Records Snoops and Other Prevention Tips Preventing breaches requires comprehensive information security policies, aggressive staff training and, sometimes, bold action as well. Allina Hospitals and Clinics took the gutsy move of firing 32 employees for looking at the electronic health records of patients involved in a recent mass … read on