Blockchain Expo Recap: What’s Buzzing in Blockchain?

Blockchain conferences used to focus on cryptocurrency, disruption and hackathons. However, recent attendance at the Blockchain Expo North America showed a significant shift in the blockchain landscape. There is now less focus on cryptocurrency and more on achievable business value. More and more large organizations are no longer questioning if blockchain is worth the time [...]

Create a Value Blizzard with Snowflake and Microsoft Azure

There are many benefits of using a cloud-based data warehouse, and the market for cloud-based data warehouses is growing as organizations realize the value of making the switch from an on-premises data warehouse. Apart from the obvious benefit of not needing to buy expensive physical hardware, cloud-based solutions are typically quicker to set up, can [...]

5 Ways to Get Wise on Business Email Compromise (BEC)

NPR’s All Things Considered recently ran a story about the persistence of email cybercrimes and the techniques used by cybercriminals to steal money from their victims. This year alone, the U.S. Department of Justice, in collaboration with other government departments, seized nearly $3.7 million stolen through BEC schemes. Scammers still use the oldest trick in [...]

Legacy to Next-gen: Evaluating Your Endpoint Security

Protecting endpoints against evolving threats is challenging. Malware is getting more and more evasive. Endpoints are gaining in volume, disparity, and distance from your data center. Your legacy anti-virus (AV) is no longer up to the task.   Leaving legacy behind Signature-based methodologies are outdated. Developed and iterated since the 1980s, this is the best-understood [...]

Secure Your IoT Data With a Zero-Trust Strategy

If you’ve felt like new reports of data hacks and security breaches are becoming more common, it’s not your imagination. The rise of the Internet of Things (IoT) as one of the fastest-growing device categories today means that securing your IoT data is more important—and difficult—than ever. By some estimates, as many as 300 billion [...]

Collaborate Digitally with Microsoft Teams

The workplace used to be a rigid, stuffy place where employees were expected to dress in a uniform or business wear and work at their desk or cubicle from 9 to 5 every day. These strict standards have roots in the Industrial Revolution, when it was crucial for people to work together in assembly [...]

Circinus Improves Public Safety Through Large-Scale Open-Source Data Analytics

Circinus LLC is a leading provider of operational intelligence, training and support. The company uses sophisticated, integrated security solutions to help government clients identify security threats from a variety of sources, and turn that information into actionable intelligence. Running on the IBM LinuxONE platform (an IBM Z mainframe configured to run Linux exclusively) and IBM [...]

Sirius Wins Two Partner of the Year Awards at 2019 Cisco Partner Summit

November 11, 2019; Sirius Computer Solutions, Inc. (Sirius) received two highly-regarded awards presented last week during Cisco’s Partner Summit 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Each year, Cisco considers more than 1,000 companies from more than 75 countries for its Partner Summit Awards, which honor its top-performing partners within specific technology markets. This year, in recognition of [...]

2019 Sirius Security Executive Briefing: Denver Edition

  The shifting landscape of cybersecurity threats, tools and best practices challenges even the most experienced and supported IT teams. How can a CISO adapt to and navigate these issues? To help clients explore the new realities of cybersecurity, Sirius hosts twice-yearly Security Executive Briefings. Each Briefing has a different venue, agenda and speakers, but [...]

Is It Live or Is It Flape?

How are you storing your data? How much of it do you need to access at a moment’s notice? And what is it costing you to store it? If questions like these leave you shrugging your shoulders, you’re not alone. Considering all the storage options available today—cloud, hard disk drives, flash and tape—it can be [...]