1. Risk Mitigation Creating distance between your Boston IT corporate headquarters and its Data Center eliminates the risk of a single event—such as a utility blackout or a natural disaster—taking out both facilities. Having distance between the headquarters and the data center is ideal, as this allows the team reasonable access to the data center, [...]

Boston Businesses – Back up your Computers

Boston IT firms stress how important it is to back up your computers. Computers are more reliable than ever, so its easy to forget or put off backing up your data. We've all done it. But, computer drives still fail, systems crash and usually they give no advance warning. One minute they're working fine, and [...]

Massachusetts 201 CMR 17.00 – Deadline extended

201 CMR 17.00 is a Massachusetts data protection law managed by ‘Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation’ (OCABR). It contains the ‘Standards for the Protection of Personal Information of Residents of the Commonwealth’. The provisions of this regulation applies to all who own, store, license or maintain any personal information about a resident of [...]

2009-12-08T02:41:00+00:00December 8th, 2009|ACS, Confidentiality, Massachusetts, OCBAR, Protection Law, Security|