How do you strengthen security for IT systems?

2016 is said to have been a record-breaking year for cyberattacks. And the outlook for 2017 isn’t great either. While protecting IT systems and data is a top priority for businesses, the French National Cybersecurity Agency (ANSSI) has released a new version of its guide to keeping IT systems safe and secure. It contains 42 invaluable ways to help professionals strengthen the security of their infrastructure and thereby prevent cyberattacks. The guide was created on the back of a sudden realization. ...

How backing up your sensitive data to the cloud can benefit your business ?

Saving data using traditional physical media kept on the company's premises presents a host of limitations and risks which can now be overcome thanks to the cloud. But does this technological solution really make your data more secure? Why is it so important for a business to protect what is considered to be the 'oil of the 21st century'? How do you choose the solution that best meets your needs? On top of the guarantees it provides in terms of security, ...

Turn a company into a collective – with digital tools

More and more companies are turning to collaborative working these days, especially in view of the rise of digital tools. And it’s not just a fad. It’s a way of helping businesses to perform better. Centralized data, smoother exchanges, higher productivity, increased mobility, and more secure working environments are some of the reasons why companies are seizing the benefits of collaborative solutions. Businesses can clearly see the value of tools like these. A collaboration platform is a virtual workspace that centralizes ...

Going digital in top management meetings – three ways to get the best solution possible

Management boards, executive boards and supervisory boards are the backbone of any major company. They discuss vital information that helps a business to decide what direction to take. There are now solutions specially designed to support the entire process for board meetings. But how do you choose the one which is right for you? To work out which tool is best equipped to deal with the issues specific to senior management without compromising on confidentiality, there are three things to take ...

Infographics – The electronic signature

Signing means committing to something, indicating your agreement with the content of a document. A signature represents you. It’s unique to you. An electronic signature allows you to sign any document online, with the same legal validity as a written signature. Productivity, savings, flexibility, efficiency... an electronic signature offer serious benefits for businesses looking to implement innovative solutions. And this tool also represents a real advantage in international communication between organizations.

Why don’t we get rid of paper?

Digital technology is now a major part of our everyday life. Shopping on the web, transferring payments online, sending an accident report from a smartphone, the list goes on. Doing things electronically has become the status quo. And yet new innovations are still unveiled every day, virtual solutions which we now use without even thinking about it. And without thinking about it, we are saving time and money. People know their way around the web. But what would happen if every ...

The digital workplace – a place for efficient and collaborative working

The concept of a digital workplace is becoming a lot more popular within businesses. But what is it exactly? You could say it’s the workstation 2.0. A development on the back of the digital boom, responding to newly emerging needs. Office stationery and aging communication methods are being gradually replaced by digital tools which offer new opportunities for collaboration and exchange, while supporting companies in their digital transformation at the same time. A shift in working methods The idea of the digital ...

Board meetings : how to ensure confidentiality and protection of critical data ?

Today, solutions exist that can help throughout the life-cycle of these meetings. Ergonomic and intuitive, they facilitate upstream preparation by reducing email exchanges and the sending of paper documents. Furthermore, they also offer a secure way to exchange files and messages with no risk of them being intercepted by third parties, from writing the agenda to sharing the minutes of the meeting.

Hybrid cloud – the third way for your data

Many companies nowadays are turning to cloud solutions to automate and manage their operations, but also to structure their business processes. It’s become a common practice allowing them to speed up their digital transformation, improve efficiency, and boost productivity. And the majority of them have opted for either the public or the private cloud. But there is another solution: the hybrid cloud. A solution that delivers technical benefits as well as gains in terms of security, availability, and performance. Security: the ...