Entries by Michael Dougherty

Learning from the SolarWinds Cyberattack

Let’s Talk Security Having spent 15 + years in the Financial/Banking vertical, I have always stayed abreast of the mainstream attacks that made the national news. In December 2020, we were notified of probably the most significant and brazen cyberattack ever. It is well documented where these attacks were sponsored, so I will skip past […]

What’s On My Desk?

Like most people working from a home office during 2020, my desk has become an important part of my life. It made me think about what  IT professionals and road warriors keep in their backpacks and desks.

Cisco Cognitive Collaboration Features Unveiled

I have been along for the Cisco Collaboration ride for the past 20 years and have seen so many positive changes since 1999. But as I watched Amy Chang’s (Cisco’s SVP and General Manager, Collaboration Technology Group) Cognitive Collaboration Keynote at Enterprise Connect in Orlando, I was humbled by Cisco’s continued innovation and transformation efforts. […]