Tag: Information Systems

BLOCKCHAIN FOR SMART CONTRACTS AND ITS IMPACTS

As early as 1991, the concept behind blockchain technology was pronounced when research scientists Stuart Haber and W. Scott Stornetta presented an applied solution for time-stamping digital documents in order that they might not be backdated or tampered with.

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Internet Addiction and Its Impact

In the current scenario, internet has become an inseparable part of most of the humans prevailing in the world. There has been noted a considerable increase in the number of people joining internet in the last decade.

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Leavitt’s Model of IT implementation in Firms

It has four componenets- task, people, technology and structure. According to the Leavitt’s model, if any change is encountered then all the four components must be changed simultaneously. This is helpful for task arrangement of people and implementing some specific structure.

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Why it Makes Complete Sense to Take Advantage of Cloud Computing for Your Enterprise

If your company is growing, it’s only normal to face more demands when it comes to your Information Technology infrastructure and capabilities. If you want to be prepared for this kind of adjustment, you need to take the necessary steps. And one singular but necessary step is to take advantage of cloud computing. Cloud computing is already being utilized by thousands of companies across the globe, and you should too if you want to stay productive, secure, and competitive. Let’s take a look at some reasons why it makes complete sense to take advantage of cloud computing for your enterprise.

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CLOUD STORAGE: HOW THEY BECAME A TARGET FOR HACKERS

More businesses now use the cloud to store their customers’ data. As with all new technologies though, hackers will look to exploit any security vulnerabilities they can find.  Furthermore, a number of high profile attacks have taken place against cloud storage systems in recent years.

 In this article, Head of Operations at payment gateway and merchant services provider Total Processing, David Midgley, examines why businesses have moved to cloud storage options, why cloud storage have been vulnerable to attack and how to make cloud storage more secure going forward. Continue reading “CLOUD STORAGE: HOW THEY BECAME A TARGET FOR HACKERS”