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Physical Security Considerations during COVID19

Working from home had become increasingly popular over the last few years, with staff choosing to work from home 1-2 days a week, taking up that opportunity. The COVID-19 pandemic propelled all office staff to a new way of working, that some of us were not used to and we quickly had to adapt. So, […]

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Security Think Tank: Datacentre security is a business imperative

That datacentre security is a complex subject is not in doubt and, given the trend to move beyond centralised datacentres to distributed environments, this is not going to change. How can security professionals ensure such setups are just as secure as the traditional centralised model? Read Mike’s response in Computer Weekly.

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PODCAST: Security and Data Protection in the Physical

A mini podcast with Advent IM Senior Secrity Consultant, Ian Warren.  Challenges to physical security efficacy and data protection are not as far apart as you might think. https://www.advent-im.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Mini-DP-PS-podcast.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS

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#5MinSecurityRead: Security and Data Protection in the Physical

Thank you to Advent IM Senior Security Consultant, Ian Waren. As we live through these unprecedented times, it provides us with the opportunity to reflect, as ‘normal working’ takes on a whole new meaning in a lot of cases. That said, some things do not change, especially where security is concerned. The ability to protect […]

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Leaders Council podcast with Lord Blunkett and Advent IM’s Julia McCarron

**PRESS RELEASE**     Media Contact: Ellie Hurst +44 (0) 121 559 6699, bestpractice@advent-im.co.uk Date : 26.08.2020     Julia McCarron from Advent I M appears in The Leaders Council Podcast alongside Lord Blunkett. The Leaders Council of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is currently in the process of talking to leadership figures from across the […]

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AI, defence and the biggest bullies in the playground – Mike Gillespie posts

“Research has shown that 30 countries want the introduction of an international treaty over such weapons systems, which would be able to select and engage targets without any meaningful human intervention.” From an article by Ian Sale for SkyNews. The ever-increasing desire to march towards automation, utilise Artificial Intelligence and achieve the removal of human […]

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