Data Security

Get More Out of Your G Suite Investment

2018-02-12T10:38:18+00:00February 2, 2018|Categories: Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

It’s no question that the cloud has revolutionized business, allowing for more flexibility, collaboration, and accessibility. In the era of digital transformation, businesses are seeking to fully leverage the cloud and its advanced capabilities to stay competitive and attract top talent. G Suite provides users with a standard set of tools (Docs, Sheets, Slides, [...]

#Humans-Vs-TheMachine: Privacy and Security in the Information Age Part 3

2017-09-01T10:45:53+00:00October 28, 2016|Categories: Data & Analytics, Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

The first two missives in this series focused on the eroding right of privacy, its effect on human congress, and in particular, its effect on the global markets in which we work. The first blog explored an Apple vs. FBI case, in which the FBI was asking Apple to hack its own phone in pursuit [...]

#MicrosoftVsDOJ: Data Privacy & Security in the Information Age Part 2

2017-09-01T10:48:34+00:00July 21, 2016|Categories: Data & Analytics, Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

In our first post in this series, we discussed the recent Apple vs. FBI case in which the FBI was asking Apple to hack its own phone in pursuit of the perpetrators of the San Bernardino terror attack. Though the complaint was withdrawn, government, business, and individuals will be wrestling with the contradictory impulses of [...]

FIA Transformative Trends in Technology

2018-09-13T16:40:28+00:00June 20, 2016|Categories: Cloud Posts|Tags: , , , , , |

The FIA Technology Committee held their annual election and panel discussion in Chicago last week and for the second year in a row, the panel consisted of speakers from distinctly different disciplines that have recently been in the spotlight for financial technology (or “fintech”). Following introductory remarks from Rumi Morales of CME Ventures, the panel took turns [...]

Maven Wave Partners with Virtru for Google Apps Encryption

2018-02-26T09:09:59+00:00June 2, 2016|Categories: Enterprise Collaboration, Fusion Blog, Google Apps Posts|Tags: , , , , |

Data security remains the single biggest concern for enterprises considering a move to the cloud. Companies want the cost savings and collaboration afforded by platforms like Google for Work, but they often require more enhanced security and control than what the platform provides by default.That’s why Maven Wave is excited to introduce our newest partner, Virtru, [...]

#AppleVsFBI: Privacy and Security in the Information Age

2017-09-01T10:51:22+00:00May 1, 2016|Categories: Data & Analytics, Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

In February 2016, the FBI obtained a court order compelling Apple to assist in the investigation of the December 2015 San Bernardino terrorist attacks by hacking Syed Rizwan Farook’s government issued iPhone 5c. Relying on a centuries old law which authorizes the United States federal courts to "issue all writs necessary or appropriate in aid [...]

15 Ways Google Enhanced Data Security in 2015

2017-09-01T10:56:18+00:00December 28, 2015|Categories: Data & Analytics, Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

Google worked hard in 2015 to ensure stronger, simpler security of your data in Google Apps. Because security has always been a top priority for Google, they're continuously working to stay ahead. Here are the 15 steps that Google took to enhance data security at work in 2015. Security keys make two-step verification easy and [...]

US-EU Safe Harbor Struck Down – What Does It Mean

2016-12-06T15:47:50+00:00October 20, 2015|Categories: Fusion Blog|Tags: , , |

Recently, Europe’s highest court struck down the US-EU Safe Harbor agreement, which allowed for the free flow of personal information between the EU and the US. This decision impacts US companies with operations in Europe, and who process personal data that is subject to European Data Protection laws. While not the only legal mechanism through [...]

How Android for Work Makes BYOD a Reality

2016-12-06T15:47:53+00:00March 24, 2015|Categories: Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Employees are increasingly using the devices, applications, and services that they rely on in their personal lives to get work done. In fact, 90% of enterprises say that the use of consumer services for work is pervasive today (services like Dropbox, Skype, LinkedIn, Google, etc). 41% of the time, these services are being used without [...]

Guiding Technology Trends for 2015

2016-12-06T15:47:53+00:00January 20, 2015|Categories: Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

As we settle into 2015 with a fresh outlook and new goals, we have been following some key technology trends that are shaping the future of our client’s businesses, as well as our own. As the technology landscape continues to evolve rapidly, businesses must remain agile and willing to adapt. Changes in mobile, data security, [...]

Protect Your Domain from a Security Breach

2016-12-06T15:47:55+00:00September 11, 2014|Categories: Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , |

Yesterday, Gmail was the target of a security breach that left 5 million Google customers exposed. The Gmail addresses and passwords were most likely compiled through phishing scams, use of weak passwords, and other common compromises, not as a result of a hacked Google server. Even if your email address is on the list, chances are the [...]

New App from CloudLock Increases Security for Google Apps

2016-12-06T15:48:03+00:00December 12, 2013|Categories: Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Maven Wave has teamed up with CloudLock to provide our Google Apps customers with the leading information security suite for the Cloud. CloudLock is offering Maven Wave's customers the opportunity to install it’s free GeoFence Application. GeoFence gives administrators the ability to track where their users are accessing data from, what locations users are logging [...]

Big Data Becomes Big Cost If You Don’t Manage It

2016-12-06T15:48:04+00:00October 23, 2013|Categories: Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

2013 has been termed the “big data” year as the business and science worlds focus on how large datasets can give insight on previously intractable challenges. Companies are now churning out massive volumes of data and capturing trillions of bytes of information about their customers, suppliers and operations.The growth of data can be attributed to [...]