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Jan
31
2019
The CIO’s Cloud Priorities 2019: Buy More/Spend Less

The CIO’s Cloud Priorities 2019: Buy More/Spend Less

Author: Dow Smith   |   Category: Blog, Hybrid Cloud Services, IT Strategy   |   No Comments   |   Read more

The “Cloud” looms large over CIO playbooks and budgets with the opportunity to capture leading cloud providers economies of scale, growing services, and capabilities. 2018 saw many OpEx budgets for cloud spend exceeded, and not by just a little. The question became would cloud spend decrease as a result? It appears not, as migrating infrastructure, […]

Jan
22
2019
Client Engagement Value Spotlight: Josh Walling

Client Engagement Value Spotlight: Josh Walling

Author: Josh Walling   |   Category: Blog, Client Engagement Values   |   No Comments   |   Read more

iVision has a set of eight Client Engagement Values (CEVs). These are the core principles behind how we operate and how we service our clients. This blog series will highlight stories from our employees on how they interpret and embody these CEVs, whether in their career at iVision or in their personal lives. I communicate, […]

Dec
19
2018
iVision Tech Summit Recap: 5 things to Focus on in 2019

iVision Tech Summit Recap: 5 things to Focus on in 2019

Author: Eric Aslaksen   |   Category: Blog, Disaster Recovery, Hybrid Cloud Services, IT Strategy, Security   |   No Comments   |   Read more

Each year, iVision holds our internal Tech Summit. For one full day, iVision team members join together to exchange ideas, celebrate accomplishments, and brainstorm innovative solutions for our clients. This year’s summit theme was FOCUS. Topics centered on improving your security posture, the importance of mono-tasking, and new developments in the IT world, all things […]

Dec
18
2018
Key Takeaways from AWS re:Invent 2018

Key Takeaways from AWS re:Invent 2018

Author: Chris Townsend   |   Category: Blog   |   No Comments   |   Read more

Another year has flown by and another Amazon Web Services (AWS) re:Invent conference has come and gone. AWS re:Invent was hosted across multiple hotels on the Las Vegas strip and brought 50,000+ technical professionals, vendors, and partners together to spend five days totally immersed in the platform and new features built to improve the cloud […]

Nov
13
2018
Meet PortSmash, everyone’s favorite new side-channel execution attack.

Meet PortSmash, everyone’s favorite new side-channel execution attack.

Author: Thomas Jefferies   |   Category: Blog, Security   |   No Comments   |   Read more

In February 2017, a security researcher and white-hat hacker published information about a set of side-channel/speculative execution attacks that impacted approximately 20 years of Intel and AMD CPUs (among others), allowing for protected memory restrictions to be bypassed by a targeted malicious attack. These vulnerabilities were labeled SPECTRE and MELTDOWN and received a large amount […]