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CenturyLink: Revisiting the Cybersecurity Protection Myth

In this environment, it’s all about offense - how fast you can detect and respond to these threats. Yes, you still need to close the digital doors but you also have to add alarms and monitoring services in case they do get in - and they likely will. This paper revisits the protection myth and looks at practical countermeasures that deliver an economical but effective level of threat detection and response.

Attribution: CenturyLink

CenturyLink: Managed Security Services: Overcoming the Security Skills Gap

The challenge of keeping pace with the evolving threat landscape has been compounded by employee mobility and hybrid clouds, requiring organizations to adapt by investing in a contemporary set of tools, tactics, technologies, and skills to protect data assets from compromise and ensure business continuity.

Attribution: CenturyLink

  • IT Business Partnerships: A Field Guide

    IT Business Partnerships: A Field Guide provides an actionable plan to implementing IT Business Partnership Programs as a proven method of achieving business technology convergence. Designed to move beyond simply talking about business technology convergence to formally instituting an IT Business Partnership Program, Topinka’s field guide is a framework of strategies, methods and tools crucial to success.


  • The Strategic CIO

    Based on interviews with more than 150 CIOs, IT/business executives, and academic thought leaders, The Strategic CIO: Changing the Dynamics of the Business Enterprise provides insight, success stories, and a step-by-step methodology to transform your IT organization into a strategic asset that drives customer value, increases revenues, and enhances shareholder wealth.