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Knowledge Management and Information Security Resources

Research, white papers, case studies, articles, and other resources to help organizations make the most of their knowledge, information, and data.  

Is it time to ‘spin down’ some of your virtual machines?

There’s no denying it: virtual machines (VMs) offer a ton of benefits and should be a key element of any modern IT environment. In the past, a systems administrator would need to budget and plan for a new server. Servers take up space in data centers, generate heat and have their own HVAC/temperat

Job Posting: Part-Time Metadata Specialist (Contractor)

Part-Time Metadata Specialist (Contractor) FireOak Strategies, LLC, a boutique consulting firm specializing in Knowledge Management, Information Management, and Information Security, is looking to add a Metadata Specialist to our network of contractors. The contractor will be responsible for using a

Job Posting: Knowledge Management and Taxonomy Specialist (Contractor)

Knowledge Management and Taxonomy Specialist (Contractor - Telecommuting) Updated: July 27, 2017 FireOak Strategies, LLC, a boutique consulting firm specializing in Knowledge Management, Information Management, and Information Security, is looking for a Knowledge Management (KM) and taxonomy special

Balancing Security and Sharing

For most organizations, it can be a challenge to balance the need to protect and secure data with the need to promote internal knowledge sharing. But it doesn't have to be the case.

Multi-Factor Authentication

When implemented properly, multi-factor authentication dramatically strengthens security defenses, making it much more difficult for attackers to use stolen credentials.

Information Security Update: HP Network Printer Vulnerabilities

Information Security Update: New HP Network Printer Vulnerabilities June 17, 2017 Many models of HP networked printers include a flaw which allow an attacker to compromise a printer’s embedded network controller and install a persistent backdoor.  Once infected, such a device can be used to l

Developing a Knowledge Management Program

Designing, launching, and establishing a new knowledge management program takes careful planning and execution. Too often, we see organizations fail. Avoid common mistakes.

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