What is the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification?

The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) is a unifying standard for implementing cybersecurity across the Defense Industrial Base (DIB). ​The CMMC framework includes a comprehensive and scalable certification element to verify the implementation of processes and practices associated with achieving a cybersecurity maturity level. CMMC is designed to provide increased assurance to the Department of…

Cloud Compliance

What Compliance Means for Your Cloud-Enabled Business

Over the past decade, we’ve seen a significant shift in corporate compliance. Governments have launched new and unprecedented regulations while also enforcing old rules with renewed vigor. And an explosion of communications channels—from social media to collaboration platforms like Microsoft Teams—means there are many more ways rules can be violated. To protect your company, you…

“Outsourcing” to the Cloud

Rapid (and abrupt) digital transformation Over the past ten months (2020 leading into 2021), we have all experienced a rapid (and abrupt) transformation to digital everything, impacting nearly every activity in our daily work-lives. The most obvious of these everyday work activities are meetings. Whether with co-workers, customers, prospects, teams, vendors, or even conferences, discussions…

Microsoft Teams Remote Teamwork

Microsoft 365 Is Your Toolkit for Teamwork

In 2020, we all experienced a rapid (and abrupt) transformation to digital everything, impacting nearly every activity in our daily work-lives. Beyond our virtual meetings, there are other “workloads” in our daily professional routines, which—if they weren’t already digital or going digital—were propelled into doing so. The events (and aftermath) of 2020 exposed critical gaps…

DevOps

Optimizing the Application Lifecycle with DevOps

A compound of development (Dev) and operations (Ops), DevOps is the union of people, processes, and technology to foster a culture of continually delivering value to customers. DevOps is a development methodology intended to decrease development time while providing the continuous delivery of high-quality software. DevOps allows businesses to accelerate delivery while still delivering reliable…