Blog Posts Tagged with "Emergency Management"


SIEM: An Epitaph Blog Post

September 14, 2011 Added by:John Linkous

It is with sadness that today we announce the death of SIEM. Born to a fanfare of promises at the dawn of the information economy as we know it, SIEM was lauded as a tool that would protect an increasing volume of data from prying eyes and ne'er-do-wells - on the inside and the outside...

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Social Media During a Crisis

August 26, 2011 Added by:Joel Harding

Without electricity most of us are going to be hosed, we won't have access to social media to communicate with family and friends. We won't be able to check the latest news and information from the government from websites and once everybody has moved to the cell phone networks, they'll crash...

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On Broken SIEM Deployments

August 02, 2011 Added by:Anton Chuvakin

In this post, I want to address one common #FAIL scenario: a SIEM that is failing because it was deployed with a goal of real-time security monitoring, all the while the company was nowhere near ready (not mature enough) to have any monitoring process and operations criteria for it...

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The Board of Directors and Compliance

August 02, 2011 Added by:Thomas Fox

While generally the role of a Board should be to keep really bad things from happening to a Company, once really bad things have occurred the Board needs to take charge and lead the effort to rectify the situation or perhaps even save the company...

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Disaster Recovery vs Business Continuity

November 10, 2010 Added by:Dejan Kosutic

The best way to organize the implementation of BC is for the business side to lead such a project - this is how you achieve greater awareness and acceptance of all parts of the organization. The IT department should play its role - a key role - to prepare disaster recovery plans...

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GreenIT Innovations: Micro-Modular Data Centers

August 23, 2010 Added by:Anthony M. Freed

What do you get when you cross a server rack with a Cadillac? How about with a tank? EMS launched its Micro-Modular Data Centers at the UPTIME Institute’s Green IT Conference, and industry leaders praised the units as being one of the Greenest IT solutions on the market...

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What could BP learn from our industry?

June 24, 2010 Added by:Jason Remillard

So do I think BP could learn from our industry on incident and emergency response? To be sure, they are very different industries, impacts and processes. However, for me, the responsibilty of business to be protective of their clients, supportive and acknowledging of client concerns and responsible for their actions.

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