How to Automate HIPAA Compliance with DevOps

DevOps can help make HIPAA compliance more achievable Automating the provisioning of HIPAA-compliant server infrastructure enables compliant hosting service providers with the ability to provision and deploy infrastructure-as-code with minimal human intervention. The post How to Automate HIPAA Compliance with DevOps appeared first on Blogs Continuous Delivery DevOps Practice automation healthcare HIPAA regulatory compliance

Journey to GDPR compliance

O'Reilly Media - Data

Continue reading Journey to GDPR compliance May 25 is an important day for data protection in the EU and elsewhere. Alison Howard explains how Microsoft has prepared for May 25 and beyond.

Regulatory Compliance Requirements for Business Situations


Compliance is everybody’s business SMBs must be just as concerned with compliance as enterprises Regulatory compliance is a big focus for big businesses today. Security GDPR hipaa compliance

FoundationDB: A Reliable Key-Value Store with ACID Compliance

The New Stack

And of the differences between FoundationDB and the plethora of other databases value stores out there is that it provides ACID compliance, which means it provides all transactional support unlike a lot of other databases,” Motivala said. KubeCon + CloudNativeCon sponsored this podcast.

Risk and Compliance Management: Modernizing the Cloud to Address the Realities of Security and Compliance

Armughan Ahmad - Dell EMC

Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Big Data, Augmented Reality, IoT, 5G – some of the current buzzwords and trends in the industry. It’s “what all the cool kids” are talking about. Every time I meet with partners around the world, these are the topics they want to talk about.

Addressing HIPAA Compliance in the Healthcare Cloud


The HIPAA Omnibus Rule is the biggest hurdle organizations have to overcome before using the cloud; it states that data storage companies are considered business associates, which essentially makes them responsible for following HIPAA compliance and places the liability on them in the case of a data breach. By staying ahead of possible concerns and maintaining HIPAA compliance, healthcare organizations can improve their efficiency and still protect their patients’ private records.

What It Really Takes to Build Compliant Apps

If you search online for “software compliance,” you’ll be met with a seemingly endless lineup of blog posts, how-tos and explainer articles promising to tell you everything you need to know about writing and deploying software in a compliance-friendly manner.

Quandary: We must support strong compliance if we are to enhance security, but compliance absolutely does not mean security


We have written quite a bit about the critical importance of compliance in the corporate and government domain. One area we love exploring is the seemingly contradictory observations that we need compliance mechanisms to enhance security, but that never, ever, has compliance with rules alone meant that you are secure. At CTOvision we will continue to write about rules, standards, best practices and compliance.

All Companies Who Interact With European Citizens Must Check Architecture For Compliance With New Data Rules


The European Union's (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the most important change in data privacy regulation in 20 years. This is not just important for firms that operate in Europe, but any firm that interacts with European citizens. Any company that holds data on EU citizens must comply. The new rules were approved […]. Big Data CTO Cyber Security Government News

Red Owl Analytics: Enabling information security and compliance teams to proactively tackle insider risk


Red Owl Analytics is a highly regarded provider of a software solution that enables security and compliance teams to proactively tackle their most pressing problem-- insider risk. This post is part of our series providing background and context on sponsors of Cognitio's 30 April Synergy Forum.

CIOs And The Compliance Problems That Big Data Causes

The Accidental Successful CIO

Too much data can cause serious compliance problems Image Credit. What kind of rules does your company operate under? Are there certain things that your employees (sales in particular) are not permitted to tell your customers? How can you determine if they are following the rules?

Compliance and Habit holding back Application Security

Jeremiah Grossman

It shows though too in the compliance arena…if the people auditing your company have been baptized by compliance, then the service provider will cater to that. Unfortunately there's way more auditors who look at compliance and network security then application level security. My " Infrastructure vs. Application Security Spending " post must have struck a nerve.

How OPM Could Have Avoided the Data Breach


Compliance to security standards must be maintained, and audits will help to ensure this compliance. Testing network configuration against security compliance requirements helps to ensure the requirements are being met.

When It Comes To Cyber Threats, CIOs Don’t Like To Share

The Accidental Successful CIO

They include that this information could place their firm out of regulatory compliance. CIOs are going to have to determine if sharing such information could harm the company’s reputation or cause it to be considered to be out of compliance.

Three Pillars of DevOps Success in 2018

CollabNet VersionOne

Improved compliance, governance, and security. DevOps/CI 2018 CIO compliance devops Flint Brenton Governance New Years security Value Stream Mapping value streamsI love the beginning of the year. It is always enjoyable to see people’s predictions for trends in the coming year.

The HSBC CIO And The Money Laundering Problem

The Accidental Successful CIO

A great deal of this has gone to hiring thousands of compliance staff. Business acquisitions cobbled together compliance staff coordination HSBC integration mergers money laundering standardization

Maturing DevOps adoption increasingly embraces the database, new Redgate research finds

Third annual State of Database DevOps Survey sees closer collaboration between teams, enabling compliance and faster code deployment, and the wider use of DevOps practices across both database and application development. Cambridge UK, Wednesday 9 January 2019 – DevOps adoption is increasing and spreading across organizations, bringing together application and database development, driving business benefits, […].

CIOs Need To Make Sure That They Are Ready For Clouds: Both Business And Personal (a chief information officer needs an IT strategy to create IT alignment)

The Accidental Successful CIO

This will include dealing with purchasing, integrating, monitoring, compliance, and supporting. Post tags: cloud-based apps , cloud-friendly , compliance , Dropbox , iCloud , models , monitoring , personal cloud , SaaS , Skydrive , Software as a Service , support.

Consent is not enough (part 1): GDPR data security requirements


The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation has been in full force for almost three months as of this writing, but many companies are still struggling with the challenges of attaining and maintaining compliance with its numerous complex requirements.

Proactive Data Pipeline Alerting with Pulse

Cloudera Engineering

The customer had grown through acquisition and in order to maintain compliance with the FDA, they needed to aggregate data in real-time from dozens of different divisions of the company.

Google, Facebook, Uber Join Linux Foundation’s OpenChain Project

The New Stack

Google, Facebook and Uber are joining the Linux Foundation’s OpenChain open source licensing project, taking their place 13 other companies, including GitHub, Adobe, Cisco, Comcast and others, the foundation announced at the Open Compliance Summit in Yokohama, Japan, this week.

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Best of TechBeacon 2018: Security shifts left


Much of what goes into managing enterprise cyber risk is also about secure development practices, regulatory compliance, and the ability to harness emerging artificial intelligence (AI) and machine-learning methodologies to bolster security. Enterprise security is about a lot more than malware, hackers, and data breaches.

Simplifying machine learning lifecycle management

O'Reilly Media - Data

Risk and compliance considerations mean that the ability to reproduce machine learning workflows is essential to meet audits in certain application domains. The O’Reilly Data Show Podcast: Harish Doddi on accelerating the path from prototype to production.

Skyhigh Networks: CASB Security


Skyhigh is a leader in CASB, and are known for their focus on making cloud services safe for the enterprise while meeting security, compliance and government requirements. Skyhigh is now part of McAfee. Smart move there McAfee!

Twistlock: Cloud Native Implications For Security

The New Stack

Developers are able to address potential security and compliance issues as they are writing the code. It’s an approach that allows developers to move quickly and ship code to production, while maintaining compliance and security standards. “It’s Twistlock sponsored this podcast.

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Managing risk in machine learning

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Moving forward, we’ll need to have legal, compliance, and security people working more closely with data scientists and data engineers. Considerations for a world where ML models are becoming mission critical.

Understanding Event & Log Management Best Practices

The Crazy Programmer

Offering stellar services for your app is all about compliance and dealing with issues as they arise. As long as your customers are happy, then the cost of compliance will be worth your while.

Top 5 RegTech startups to watch in 2019


It puts a particular focus on regulatory monitoring, reporting, and compliance and is thus benefiting the finance industry. You can use Apiax’ technology for anything from cross-border compliance to digital wealth management and investment services. Finform digitizes and approves compliance formalities. More and more companies and governments put a focus on managing risk, complying with stricter rules and regulations.

Deep automation in machine learning

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Data provenance and lineage isn’t just about the quality of the results; it’s a security and compliance issue. We need to do more than automate model building with autoML; we need to automate tasks at every stage of the data pipeline.

What to expect at the JupyterCon 2018 Business Summit

O'Reilly Media - Data

These represent pain points that enterprise organizations share: collaboration, discovery, needs for reproducible work, security, data privacy, compliance, ethics, and data access patterns—all of which aren’t one size fits all.

Highlights from the Strata Data Conference in London 2018

O'Reilly Media - Data

Journey to GDPR compliance. Watch " Journey to GDPR compliance.". Watch highlights covering machine learning, GDPR, data protection, and more. From the Strata Data Conference in London 2018. Experts from across the data world came together for the Strata Data Conference in London.

Twistlock Enhances Visibility into Multicloud, Istio, Kubernetes

The New Stack

Called Cloud Platform Compliance, it allows customers to centrally discover all cloud native services in use across AWS, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Platform (GCP). The second part is related to compliance.

Proofpoint: Email gateway focused on protecting against advanced threats


Proofpoint is a next-generation cybersecurity company that protects your people, data and brand against advanced threats and compliance risks. Emerging Threats - now part of Proofpoint - is a world-leading provider of open source and commercial threat and malware intelligence. From their website: For seven years running, Proofpoint has been a leader in Gartner’s “Magic [.]. Network Traffic and Analysis Security Companies Security Scanning And Testing

Catelas: Next-Generation ‘Relationship Forensics’ Software


Catelas is used for Legal (Early Case Intelligence & Identification), Compliance (Supervision in Financial Services and 3rd party Compliance & Risk Oversigh. Catelas is a solution on the market today that maps out large communications networks. The software''s unique value is its ability to automatically identify the people that matter in any dataset – a specific case (collected data) or across the entire company (log files or email meta-data).

Firemon: The Proactive Security Intelligence Platform


monitors and validates compliance throughout your network, cleans up hidden, unused and outdated rules, and manages policy changes in real time. This post is part of our series providing background and context on sponsors of Cognitio's 30 April Synergy Forum.

Cybersecurity Standards and Your Enterprise


This framework helps organizations leverage best practices in multiple domains including audit, risk management, regulatory/compliance, government of IT. As we have noted in the past, “The nice thing about standards is that you have so many to choose from” teaches Andrew S.

Digital Reasoning: Maker of the Synthesis mission-focused analytics software platform


include: Monitoring Application: New workflow allows compliance analysts and managers to manage, triage, and respond to policy violations detected ineComms. Analyst Queue: Provides ability for compliance analysts to review system-generated alerts in support of eComms surveillance.

Why (and how) China is tying social-media behavior to credit scores

The Parallax

And Tencent’s QQ messenger service uses its built-in social-credit system to publicly rate its users between 300 and 850 points in five categories : compliance, security, wealth, shopping, and social connections.

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If You Have A Data Center, Leverage Nlyte: Best in Gartner DCIM Magic Quadrant


Compliance with regulatory and legislation. Bob Gourley. Gartner has positioned Nlyte Software as the Leader within the Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) Tools Magic Quadrant. Gartner calls out Nlyte benefits such as: Migration, consolidation and technology refresh. Improved availability and efficiency. Deferring build of new or expansion of existing data centers. Extension of SDDC management. Integration into all leading ITSM and virtualization platforms.

CISOs: 5 Essential Features in a Cloud Native Security Platform

The New Stack

Compliance. For this reason, you want a cloud native security platform that integrates reporting and compliance. Otherwise, compliance has to be a separate process, which not only increases complexity but also makes it easy to overlook important compliance-related obligations.

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