Organisations that have suffered from catastrophic IT outages often describe the cause of the disruption as ‘unexpected’ when in hindsight
Financial Cyber Security Attacks: Are You Prepared?
News last week that an un-named hedge fund has fallen victim to a sophisticated financial cyber security attack will have
Eastern Europe’s Near Shoring Industry, Ukraine and Crisis Management
Since Poland was admitted to the European Union in 2004 international organisations have gradually accelerated investment in near-shoring centres across
SEC’s Cyber Security Audits: Keep Calm!
The Securities and Exchange Commission’s Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) last month announced that it would carry out
Why IT Service Management Matters More than Ever
Financial regulators like the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) have recently ramped up their
All Under Control? The Culture of IT Risk Governance
Risk and Security are hot topics these days. Not a day goes by without an article appearing in the press
Outsourcing & Cloud: Don’t Neglect Bankruptcy & Property Law
When considering data centre outsourcing & cloud, most organisations have a clear understanding of the importance of jurisdictional requirements for
Japanese Data Centres, Electricity Prices and the Case for Offshoring
In the last month Japan has announced a costly programme of civil works to contain the Fukushima reactor and the
The Indonesian Data Centre Market
Indonesia forms part of the South East Asia region (SEA) which consists of two geographic areas: Mainland Southeast Asia,also known
What is Software Defined Networking (SDN)?
The latest paradigm in computer networking known as Software Defined Networking (SDN) is kicking up a storm, with numerous start-ups
Iran: Cyber security and Data Centre Assets
This week has seen Iran accused of both masterminding cyber attacks on Bank of America and JPMorgan Chase in response