3 Challenges of Securing a Dynamic Enterprise Solved by 1 Solution

Your old perimeter was static—bounded by network devices and a determined physical location. Your new perimeter is elastic and defined by devices. And they are moving faster and farther than ever before. Keeping pace with this digital transformation is necessary to reduce risk to your organization. As the volume and diversity of endpoints increase, identifying, [...]

Prepare for an Audit With a Software Asset Management Strategy

The cost of software licenses often represents a large part of a company’s budget and can be overwhelming to manage as your business grows. Tracking how much software you own and who is using it, your renewal schedules and pricing—along with the fine print that no one reads—is a lot to manage on your own. [...]

Virtual Conferences – The Newest “New Normal”

No meeting up with old friends. No visiting booths and seeing cutting-edge technology in person. No ability to completely remove myself from the reaches of the daily workload. I sat on my couch and wondered: Is this virtual conference idea really going to work? I chatted with some colleagues, many of whom shared the same [...]

The 1 Question Leaders Should Ask Before Returning to the Office

Are we moving back to the office? Nearly every executive has received this question in the last year. I propose a change of perspective that has value in business conversations—why should we? In 2020, many Sirius clients were abruptly pushed into a remote operations model. Some did so with flawless execution, and some wished it [...]

2 Ways Technology Can Help Employees Transition Back to the Office

As organizations across the globe are getting back to the office, one thing is certain: employees need workspaces that can adapt to changing demands. That’s why creating flexible approaches for your employees is critical to their productivity and well-being. But how do you enhance the employee experience while navigating uncertain times? Migrating technology from one [...]

Check Out the Second Video in Our Snowflake Tutorial Series

Welcome back to Sirius’ Snowflake Immersion Days video series. These virtual learning sessions are designed to provide technical hands-on training for data engineers and data analysts. Our certified experts will guide you through exercises that take a deep dive into the data cloud and data platforms, and how to make the most of the timely [...]

Check Out the First Video in Our Snowflake Tutorial Series

  Snowflake is the data cloud that boasts instant elasticity, secure data sharing and per-second pricing across multiple clouds. Its ability to natively load and use SQL to query semi-structured and structured data within a single system simplifies your data engineering. Sirius’ Snowflake Immersion Days video series are virtual learning sessions designed to [...]

How to Eat the CMMC Certification Elephant and Close Security Gaps

If your business serves the Defense Industrial Base (DIB), the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) is unlike any other framework for your organization. Certification—or lack of it—has a near-100% probability of affecting your bottom line. Your organization will not be awarded any Department of Defense (DoD) third-party bids without certification. What is the CMMC? The [...]

Recovering From a Ransomware Attack Seen Through 1 Interesting Analogy

As a solutions architect, the most important advice I give to my clients when designing new ransomware protection and recovery solutions is “Transform your data into a couch!” The couch ransomware analogy To understand what I mean by this seemingly silly statement, consider the following scenario: One day, you answer a phone call from a [...]

Helping Businesses Fast-Track Digital Transformation During the Pandemic

Necessity is the mother of acceleration. Case in point: organizations that previously might have allowed months or even years for their digital transformation projects suddenly had to complete them in a matter of weeks in response to the rapidly changing environment of COVID-19. As a result, many clients turned to Sirius to fast-track their digital [...]