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The ‘Great Resignation’ is Creating a New Cybersecurity Problem: Missing Passwords

DRI Drive

Mission-critical passwords are walking out the door with employees, leading to new business continuity headaches for nearly a third of organizations. Have you considered your organization’s password management strategy?

Where Is the $1B in Cybersecurity Funding?

Disaster Zone

The checks are not in the mail just yet

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FlashBlade//S: The Last Scale-out Solution You’ll Ever Need Is Here

Pure Storage

“ People who are really serious about software should make their own hardware.” . Almost 50 years ago, Alan Kay, one of the foremost computer scientists of our age, spoke these words. Since then, some of the most innovative companies globally have followed his advice.

FEMA’s Higher Education Symposium

Recovery Diva

The Diva just returned from FEMA’s Emergency Management Institute in Emmitsburg, MD, for the 24th annual symposium. This is the first one to be live in 3 years. It was nice to see old friends and familiar faces, and I met lots of newcomers to the field. I welcome comments from readers who were there. Of special interest to me is the availability and knowledge of potential users of new text books, since I am the editor of some in recent years.

Download the June Issue ?of the Crisis Response Journal!

DRI Drive

The June issue of Crisis Response Journal is available to download in our library!

Disaster Zone Podcast: Plans Vs. Playbooks

Disaster Zone

Is it time to re-evaluate your planning process

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Review of Hurricane Agnes

Recovery Diva

It is unusual to see a review of a disaster event 50 years later, but that is what this one does. See: FEMA reflects on Hurricane Agnes 50 years later. With the 50th Anniversary of Hurricane Agnes, one of the worst storms to ever hit the United States, the Federal Emergency Management Agency and the U.S.

Climate Change is a Big Future Threat – But What Are Risk Managers Doing About It Now?

DRI Drive

A new survey of European risk managers has identified the biggest threats facing their businesses, amplified by both the pandemic and the crisis in Ukraine. But the actions being taken to mitigate some of them vary widely.

Status of Terrorism Threat to the United States

Disaster Zone

This extends through Nov. 30, 2022

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Scott Davis To Testify to Joint Session of PA Legislature on PA Breach Notification Law

Scott R. Davis

Scott R. Davis has been called to testify to a join session of the PA Legislature on the PA Breach Notification Law of pending legislation SB696. . Watch the testimony here.

Musings on FEMA in Future

Recovery Diva

Future FEMA: Reimagining Crisis Response. Author is Peter Gaynor, former FEMA Director.) Congress had realized that the nation had multiple and disjointed ways it responded to a variety of major crises

The ‘Great Resignation’ is Creating a New Cybersecurity Problem: Missing Passwords

DRI Drive

Mission-critical passwords are walking out the door with employees, leading to new business continuity headaches for nearly a third of organizations. Have you considered your organization’s password management strategy?

Provide Disaster Recovery Information Before the Disaster

Disaster Zone

How emergency managers should use social media

The New Evergreen Portfolio: Custom-fit to Your Changing Needs

Pure Storage

In the world of managed services, solutions are offered in Small, Medium, Large, and Custom. And yet, of all those options, everyone tends to pick Custom. Because choosing a fixed option can create complexity and uncertainty. .

Effective leadership and crisis management strategies for achieving cyber resilience

Acronis

Effective leadership recognizes the importance of deploying robust modern cybersecurity technologies and of the highly skilled people working to solve difficult problems during a cyber event.

The Golden Key: Using KPIs Can Open the Door to Excellence 

BCM METRICS

There is a golden key that can be used by every organization to open the door to excellence for its business continuity management program. It is making use of key performance indicators (KPIs) to assess the program and guide future efforts and investments.

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What Are the Models Predicting for Climate Change?

Disaster Zone

A region-by-region synopsis — it is all bad

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Cisco Live 2022 Preview: Meet the New FlashStack Solution and IT’s Newest Superhero

Pure Storage

Kubernetes and cloud-native security threats

Acronis

Kubernetes increases software scalability and availability while optimizing IT costs. It also offers flexibility in multicloud environments. However, Kubernetes is not secure by default — and it comes with various novel security risks.

LAN Infotech Listed In Top 5 IT Companies For Law Firms

LAN Infotech

LAN Infotech Listed In Top 5 IT Companies For Law Firms. We’re excited to announce that we have again been named to ChannelE2E’s Top 5 Legal IT Companies. Is your IT company recognized for its industry-leading excellence?

Bikes and Planes to Aid in Earthquake Response

Disaster Zone

Every little bit helps

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Why As-a-Service Models Are Increasing in Adoption

Pure Storage

A growing number of businesses worldwide are adopting “as-a-service” models. This increasingly popular business model shifts the customer-vendor relationship from a traditional ownership model to one that provides a consumption-based service instead of ownership. .

Modi's Multipolar Moment Has Arrived

The Rand Blog

Russia's war in Ukraine has benefited India as great powers are competing more vigorously for New Delhi's affection, particularly the United States and China. India has also prevented its Russia policy from spoiling partnerships with key European and Indo-Pacific partners.

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Ready for Anything with the PagerDuty Operations Cloud by Dormain Drewitz

PagerDuty

In a world of digital everything, teams face increasing complexity. Ever-growing dependencies across systems and processes put customer and employee experience, not to mention revenue, at risk.

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‘Are Your Government’s Finances Ready for an Earthquake?’

Disaster Zone

The target audience is your financial manager

Breakthrough Awards: KDDI, our G.O.A.T. Winner for Asia Pacific

Pure Storage

Regardless of what the future holds, KDDI promises to face tomorrow, together. . Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, KDDI is a global Fortune 500 company and one of the largest telecommunications providers in Asia. Since its establishment in 1984, KDDI has been at the forefront of innovation.

What Chesa Boudin's Replacement Can Do About Open-Air Drug Dealing

The Rand Blog

Successfully addressing open-air drug dealing in San Francisco will require transparency about consequences that drug dealers face; a rethinking of how such crimes are prosecuted; and continued collaboration between prosecutors, police, and the community

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Summit Recap: How to adapt to a “Digital Everything” World by Sean Scott

PagerDuty

Every interaction with our customers, partners, and employees is special – but this year’s PagerDuty Summit went far beyond my wildest dreams.

What Will the Future of Disaster Response Look Like?

Disaster Zone

One perspective from Pete Gaynor

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Breakthrough Awards: Celebrating Customers Fueling Innovation with Data

Pure Storage

Congratulations to the winners of the second annual Pure Storage® Breakthrough Awards ! . Delivering exceptional experiences is what sets great companies apart. And at the heart of every extraordinary experience is data.

Signs it’s time to outsource your technology

Online Computers

Are you feeling overwhelmed by the amount of technology-related work that your business has to do? Are you struggling to find time to address all of the issues that your customers are having? If so, it may be time to outsource your technology needs to a managed IT services provider.

Women in STEM panel discussion provides support and inspiration for women pursuing their professional goals

National Fire Protection Association

At the Women in STEM education session, a panel of female leaders from various fire and life safety organizations discussed the influence women currently have on the industry and the future anticipated changes for women in the fire safety world.

Wheeled MLRS Systems Going to Ukraine

Disaster Zone

It is more transportable

AIRI//S: The Next-gen AI-ready Platform from Pure Storage and NVIDIA

Pure Storage

The Need for AIRI//S: AI Growth Is Significant and Transforming Business. Artificial intelligence (AI) has continued to grow and spread across industries to become one of the fastest-growing and largest investment areas.