Steps to Strengthen Financial Data Security Infographic

By marketing | July 19th, 2019 | Compliance, Data Protection, IT Security, Security
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5 Steps to Strengthen Financial Data Security

By Claire Kirk | July 18th, 2019 | Colocation, Compliance, Data Center, Security

It is no surprise that banking and other financial organizations are highly targeted by cyber criminals. In fact, Per Statista reported that the majority (571) of 1,244 reported breaches in 2018 impacted general business, while 363 hit medical/healthcare organizations. Banking, credit unions, and financial organizations rounded out the top three with 135 breaches. The government […]

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How to Determine if Your Business is PCI Compliant

By Michael Hannan | July 2nd, 2019 | Compliance, Data Protection, IT Security, Security

If your business uses or processes any credit card information, you are required to comply with Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS). PCI DSS is considered to be one of the essential components to security compliance. It refers to regulations developed to ensure that companies who store, process, or transmit credit card information maintain […]

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IBM Takes Hold of Hybrid Computing

By Roger Mellman | June 27th, 2019 | Cloud Computing, Compliance, Data Center, IT Security, Security

In the past, there were not many cloud options for IBM i customers. That is all changing as IBM i computing is now generally available to deliver hybrid cloud options. IBM, a vocal supporter of hybrid cloud solutions, just took another step by enabling some of the last of its platforms, IBM i and AIX, […]

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LightEdge Hires New Director of Compliance

By marketing | June 25th, 2019 | Compliance, Press Release

Compliant Cloud & Colocation Company Expands Management Team with Local Compliance Expert KANSAS CITY, MO – June 25, 2019 – LightEdge announced today that Michael Hannan has joined the executive leadership team as the Director of Compliance. Michael’s addition is a testament to LightEdge’s commitment to maintaining the top global security and compliance standards and […]

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Seven Ways Digital Leaders Can Tackle Cloud Modernization

By Brenden Bryan | June 20th, 2019 | Cloud Computing, Compliance, Data Protection, IT Security, Security

A recent study completed by IDC states that 76 percent of companies that are disruptors in their industries plan to replace legacy applications within the next five years, with almost half replacing legacy systems in the next 24 months. Many of them are planning on moving to the cloud. While there are instances where legacy […]

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What is Cloud Repatriation and When Does It Make Sense?

By Mike McHenry | June 12th, 2019 | Cloud Computing, Colocation, Compliance, Data Center, IT Security, Security

Companies’ enthusiasm for public cloud solutions is waning, as more and more are bringing workloads and storage resources back in-house. In fact, a report on cloud repatriation by 451 Research stated that 20 percent of companies surveyed said that cost drove them to move one or more of their workloads from public clouds to private […]

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Healthcare IoT Adoption in the HIPAA Compliance Landscape

By Claire Kirk | June 11th, 2019 | Cloud Computing, Compliance, Healthcare IT, Security

By 2022, the healthcare Internet of Things (IoT) will likely reach a valuation close to half of a trillion dollars. While many advancements push the connected healthcare market forward, ePHI (electronic protected health information) security remains a distinct challenge. Discover the Growing Healthcare IoT Market Also known as IoMT (Internet of Medical Things), the healthcare IoT market […]

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What is Bare Metal Cloud?

By Nate Olson-Daniel | June 6th, 2019 | Cloud Computing, Colocation, Compliance, Data Center, IT Security, Security

It seems like these days; you cannot get through a conversation in IT without hearing something about the cloud. Major enterprises have migrated to the cloud and are seeing the benefits. Others are watching their competitors’ profit from hosting their IT infrastructure in the cloud and are now thinking about making the move themselves. Picking […]

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Des Moines’s Newest Cash Crop: Data Centers

By Nate Olson-Daniel | June 4th, 2019 | Colocation, Company and Community, Compliance, Data Center

Des Moines is now home to major data center facilities from three of the largest tech companies in the world. Microsoft, Facebook, and Apple have all chosen this quiet midwestern city as part of their global technology strategies. As a local technology company that built the first purpose-built commercial data center in the state (and several others), […]

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