lifes a breach

6 Steps of Incident Response

Data breaches and cyber attacks are things most businesses have learned to accept as a possibility. Breaches and hacks penetrate the headlines almost daily, and as technology continues to evolve, so do the ever-present threats associated with these types of risks. There are two sides to every breach: prevention and recovery. You’re most likely already taking…

HIPAA compliant

Top 5 Criteria for Evaulating HIPAA Compliant Cloud Providers

In honor of the annual conference for the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), which is taking place in Chicago this week (#HIMSS15), AISN’s blog is going to take a look at critical factors in healthcare IT and hosting ePHI. For those of you who are not familiar with HIMSS, it’s the leading organization representing…

vendor management

CFPB Vendor Compliance Management

When it comes to CFPB vendor compliance, companies must “oversee” their vendors “in a manner that ensures compliance with Federal consumer financial law…The CFPB’s exercise of its supervisory and enforcement authority will closely reflect this orientation and emphasis,” according to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s CFPB Bulletin 2012-3. An effective risk management strategy includes the…

AIS Network Sponsors Virginia Higher Education IT Annual Conference

AIS Network Sponsors Virginia Higher Education IT Annual Conference   Summary: AIS Network, a leading cloud security and regulatory compliance expert serving the Virginia higher education IT community, announces its sponsorship and participation in the 25th annual conference of the Association of Collegiate Computing Services of Virginia (ACCS). Richmond, Va. — March 11, 2015 —…

puzzle pieces coming together

Microsoft Cloud Platform Powered by AIS Network

The Microsoft Cloud Platform Delivers! The Microsoft Cloud Platform delivers, and AISN is excited to roll it out early in 2015. And, although we’ve built an entire suite of High Security Cloud Services on the Microsoft Cloud Platform, when it comes to our High Security Private Cloud, we love that the Microsoft Cloud Platform powered by AISN…