Ethics

Administration Editorials Ethics

The Great Hack, The Creepy Line, and Our Job

These are some really intriguing movies (Netflix, etc.) – they’re finally talking about data, data use, data ownership, privacy, customization (sort of) and all sorts of things that have significant implications on our career ethics and responsibilities. When you watch these, they can quickly lead to a rabbit hole of TED talks, blog posts and more. Probably result in some […]

Editorials Encryption/Data Security Ethics

Weird Shift Going on with Data Reputation

There’s an odd thing happening with data.  I say “odd” but really it’s expected I suppose with the privacy concerns, privacy mandates and wild-wild-west of managing information that we’re all facing right now.  With so many new regulations, so many new expectations, and so much fear about data mis-use, I suppose it’s probably to be expected.   Essentially, when I talk […]

Administration Azure Azure SQL Database Editorials Encryption/Data Security Ethics Security

Data Architecture Challenge – “Active Archives”

Perhaps one of the biggest challenges that we’re all working through right now is working with the volumes of data on hand, and maintaining it in a usable way. We’ve been working with a couple of different clients to create ways to either use some of Azure’s Elastic Database approach, or move different information bits to different systems that would […]