Technology Record - Issue 31: Winter 2023

CONTENTS 13 58 A ccording to Tollring’s Tony Martino, organisations that leverage data and analytics can improve business performance and customer satisfaction 60 Organisations should develop zero-trust and post-quantum strategies to protect against future cyberthreats, says Entrust’s Samantha Mabey 62 Julie Crawford of Shure explains why reliable audiovisual technology helps to deliver high- quality meeting experiences for employees 64 New Era Technology’s Rob Westwood on why organisations need to ensure their infrastructure meets the ever-changing needs of a hybrid workforce 66 Jay Gundotra details how ENow Software’s AppGov Score solution helps organisations to close the gaps in their Microsoft Entra ID application governance policies 68 Combining forces in the battle against cybercrime Maria Thomson explains how members of the Microsoft Intelligent Security Association are collectively protecting organisations from security threats 78 T eams at the Center for Internet Security and Microsoft Azure worked together to test CIS Hardened Images for Linux, says Mia Lavada 80 Sean Dyon reveals how HYPR’s identity assurance platform improves security for organisations and their employees 82 S iân John explains how NCC Group collaborates with Microsoft to better protect businesses as cyberattacks continue to surge 84 Fortra is helping organisations to adopt preventive security measures, says Mike Devine 87 Supply chain company AmerCareRoyal enhances security and increases the efficiency of its operations after partnering with MISA member Ontinue 88 Secude’s Mario Galatovic explains how the company’s zero-trust security solutions are helping organisations shield their most sensitive data FEATURED PARTNERS 153 A selection of Microsoft partners operating across all business sectors THE LAST WORD Andy Clayton-Smith highlights why industry leaders must manage their data to successfully implement AI IN FOCUS: MISA 160