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Jerry Vasquez

HIPAA Rules and Considerations for Dedicated and Tandem Database Hosting

Whether you’re in the Healthcare industry or your business model lends to clients in the Healthcare industry, HIPAA is likely at the forefront of your thoughts. But what is it, and how does it affect your data specifically? The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) is legislation establishing rules, regulations, and potential […]

What are the Top Challenges to HIPAA Compliance?

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) affects thousands of companies around the U.S., including many that support health care providers instead of delivering care directly themselves. Many organizations find HIPAA compliance challenging. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has found organizations non-compliant with HIPAA in 70 percent of its investigations, and […]

Free Bandwidth for Egress Traffic via Bandwidth Alliance

Liquid Web is excited to announce our partnership with Cloudflare via the Bandwidth Alliance (BA). The BA is a group of forward-thinking cloud and networking companies that are committed to providing the best and most cost-efficient experience for our mutual customers. This partnership represents yet another step in Liquid Web’s commitment to empowering Web Professionals […]

Why Do I Need Security Vulnerability Scanning?

Think your system is secure? There are a plethora of issues that might happen at any given time. Things like: Power outages DDoS attacks And perhaps the most costly, a security breach. Think about it: one breach incident costs resources, time, reputation, customer interactions, and creates additional stress. Worse, a security breach is one of the […]

Staying HIPAA Compliant as a Small Business

The healthcare sector is rapidly changing. When the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act was signed into law in 2009, and the HIPAA Omnibus Rule was published in 2013, they set the stage for the rapid digitization of the American healthcare sector. This digitization has already dramatically improved the information available […]

What is a DDoS Attack?

DDoS. It’s become a four-letter word that strikes fear in the hearts of business owners across the internet industry, and with good cause. Threats for DDoS attacks across the industry have been rising in terms of frequency, volume, and ease of access every year and, according to a statistical analysis by Calyptix, 2018 was no different. […]