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6 Reasons Why Buying SaaS GRC Software Is a Safe Decision

Written by - July 27, 2017
SaaS GRC Software is a Safe Decision

Cloud versus on premise GRC software: a CIO’s dilemma? Well, maybe, and maybe not. Cloud based software solutions or cloud based computing is provides the CIO, CISO, CEO, CFO, and director an agile business process. IDG in its 2014 study shows that 69% of enterprises had applications and infrastructure running in the cloud. Looking at such statistics, you are forgiven for thinking that everyone is moving to the cloud: after all, if something is in the cloud it is better, right? The truth is there are those who are sticking to on premise software. In as much as this on premise vs. cloud debate is raging, I would like to be the moderator and say the cloud is winning. Here…

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How Today’s Credit Card Controls Evolved from a Lost Wallet

Written by - June 22, 2017
Credit Card Controls

Credit cards have come a long way since the night in 1949 when Frank McNamara, out for dinner with his clients, realized he had forgotten his wallet and wished for some sort of account to which he could charge the dinner. Frank soon started the Diners’ Club card. By the close of the 1950s, tens of thousands of Americans held credit cards, issued by banks still recognized today, like Bank of America and American Express. Even though these first credit cards were made from cardboard, people, even then, realized the value of implementing credit card controls into their use. And, before the first decade of credit card use came to a close, plastic credit cards started to emerge. As advances have…

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