Category «Information Systems»

Tribridge Health360: A Platform for Quality Care

Tribridge, an award-winning provider of cloud services specifically designed for Microsoft ERP solutions, needs to decide how to move its Health360 platform forward. Of particular concern was deciding how to position it with respect to Microsoft, who supplied the underlying platform on which the application was built.

ReliaQuest: Behind Enemy Lines

A client of a security services firm has received an email from the dark web demanding a ransom or it will start selling data it has stolen from the client. The client as asked for the firm’s assistance in paying the ransom. How should the company proceed?

Employing Dynamic Logic in Cybersecurity

A physicist who studies the human brain has adapted dynamic logic, a machine learning algorithm he developed, to run on a test database of network traffic. The algorithm has proven surprisingly adept at identifying malware traffic. Now he ponders how the project might move forward, given that cybersecurity is entirely outside of his domain of …

Grandon.com Got Hacked!

A professor in information systems discovers that his personal website has been hacked. Even worse, his ISP has suspended his site because the defacement included a PayPal phishing scheme. This is not the first time this has happened. How should he recover?

Virtualization Footprint: Why Re-Invest?

Mark Dumas, a Systems Specialist at a Telecommunications Company located in South Africa needed to make decisions regarding the current virtualized infrastructure platform. These decisions also involved the renewal of hardware that had reached the end of its maintenance period and the latest virtualization platform software. Dumas further needed to formulate a plan to ensure …