risk mitigation

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Understanding Analytics in a Connected Universe

Combining three pillars of cybersecurity analytics will help IoT expand opportunities for all industries.

In January 2017, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security warned of a cybersecurity flaw that could allow hackers to remotely take control of a person’s heart defibrillator or pacemaker. The point of vulnerability is the transmitter that sends data from the implanted devices back to physicians. A hacker could hijack it to rapidly deplete the […]

Reimagining Financial Services with Blockchain

Organizations can unlock substantial economic value using blockchain technology.

Across every industry today, organizations are looking to streamline and automate processes to reduce costs, gain efficiencies, radically improve speed to market and achieve better business outcomes. The financial services industry in many ways is at the forefront of such initiatives – with particular focus on today’s disjointed and redundant processing and reconciliation challenges – […]

A Secret Killer – and Why Speed Can Kill It

It might not dominate the headlines, but sepsis is a healthcare crisis that requires immediate action.

It kills more people than breast cancer, prostate cancer and AIDS – combined. Somehow I had never heard of it. Then it took my daughter’s life. Erin was in severe pain at home following outpatient surgery. We knew something was wrong. Erin returned to the hospital, but the doctor, fearing complications, didn’t want her to […]

The Ins and Outs of Trade Credit Insurance

Surprisingly cheap, flexible and simple, it could be the easiest way for you to get a competitive edge.

Last in a five-part series. Click here to read part one, part two, part three and part four. In this series, we have discussed how companies manage bad debt risk, why they need trade credit insurance, why they resist buying trade credit insurance, how trade credit insurance can pay for itself and what to look […]

3 Must-Haves in a Trade Credit Insurance Provider

Shop for the right plan with the right provider

Fourth in a five-part series. Click here to read part one, part two and part three. In my last post, I discussed the three primary reasons why companies don’t purchase trade credit insurance and how these companies may have failed to realize the benefits of trade credit insurance, one being that it could potentially pay […]