Keeping IT Simple - The Chi Networks Blog


As a cutting edge cloud and data security provider, Chi Networks strives to keep the evolving complexities of IT as simple as humanly possible for our Customers. Working at the forefront of innovation in the cloud, we are pleased to share our insights into the latest trends in the industry with you here.

Keeping IT Simple

Don’t Repatriate Your Servers. To Reduce Soaring AWS and Azure Cloud Costs from 20% to 40%, Find a Good Non-Monopoly Cloud Provider.

OK, so cloud costs are soaring, as the above graphic shows, and you’re annoyed.. But why? One reason is that the AWS/Azure cloud duopoly is now pricing their services as high as the market will allow. And they account for 51% of all cloud spending. In response, some companies are looking to reduce soaring cloud costs by repatriating or returning, some ...
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Protect Your Data and IT System from Ransomware

Ransomware needs no introduction. In companies worldwide it’s a nightmare not only for System Administrators but for C-Suite executives all the way up to the CEO. This series of three posts offers tips and techniques on protecting your organization from Ransomware and hacking attempts in general. We begin with the Administrator Clean Room. Why Build An Administration Clean Room? The Clean Room is ...
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How to Avoid Phishing Scams on Cyber Monday

Chicago. Chi Networks CEO Sanjiv Bawa talks about how to avoid phishing scams in this Cyber Monday news piece reported by Leah Hope of WLS-TV News.
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Chi Networks to Expand Its India Presence with Staff Additions to New Delhi Office and New Offices Opening in Mumbai and Bangalore

Surjit Kumar Bawa, Managing Director of Chi Networks India, a subsidiary of Chicago-based Chi Networks, announced September 9 the addition of 25 staff members at its office in New Delhi and the opening of new offices in Mumbai and Bangalore. Bawa’s announcement appeared In ETCIO.com, an India-based IT online publication that reports on news of interest to IT decision makers ...
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What’s Missing in Securing the Healthcare Environment?

Chi Networks CEO Sanjiv Bawa opens this article about cybersecurity issues confronting Healthcare settings today with the key observation that "The major problem is security from the inside." ...
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Consumers Digest | Fast Track: Mobile Payment & Digital Currency Guide

This in-depth survey of the latest developments in the mobile payment field - mobile wallets, Peer-to-Peer (P2P), digital currency - is informed by the insights Chi Networks Sanjiv Bawa ...
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Consumers Digest | Fast Track: Mobile Payment & Digital Currency Guide

This in-depth survey of the latest developments in the mobile payment field - mobile wallets, Peer-to-Peer (P2P), digital currency - is informed by the insights Chi Networks Sanjiv Bawa ...
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Tech experts point to Ventra app vulnerability

News account of the discovery by Chi Networks security engineers of a potentially costly technical vulnerability in the Ventra ticket purchase-and-display app used by tens of thousands of Chicago region Metra commuters daily. Metra, the commuter rail system for the Chicago metropolitan area, transports over 80 million passengers annually. Recently it launched its Ventra ticket purchase and display app, which ...
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My mantra is: Do your homework and stay calm

On March 21 Chi Networks CEO Sanjiv Bawa was interviewed in the Suburban Chicago Daily Herald Business Ledger "Coffee Break" feature. He spoke about what it takes to found and grow a managed cloud company in the never-a-dull-moment environment of one of the most exciting and rapidly changing industries of our time. X
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As a cutting edge cloud and data security provider, Chi Networks strives to keep the evolving complexities of IT as simple as humanly possible for our Customers. Working at the forefront of innovation in the cloud, we are pleased to share our insights into the latest trends in the industry with you here.
If you’ve been losing sleep over the pros and cons of automated patch management, you’re not alone. And you probably know that as essential as automated software tools have proven to be in deploying patches across entire systems, a thorough patch management process calls for a system – including all apps running on it – to be tested for full functionality after automated patching is complete.

If you’ve been losing sleep over the pros and cons of automated patch management, you’re not alone. And you probably know that as essential as automated software tools have proven to be in deploying patches across entire systems, a thorough patch management process calls for a system – including all apps running on it – to be tested for full functionality after automated patching is complete.