December 14, 2022 | 8 min to read

How Tech Leaders Can Reduce Workplace Burnout

Employee satisfaction is important for any organization, but for tech workers, it is a crucial part of cybersecurity strategy. Object First’s CEO David Bennett recently met with Bill Doerrfeld to discuss how to reduce burnout.

Acceleration Economy Network by Bill Doerrfeld
December 08, 2022 | 3 min to read

Object First 2023 Predictions: Data backup will experience a moment of reckoning on ransomware resiliency in 2023

It’s a matter of time before a cloud provider gets hit by a sophisticated bad actor. Paired with increased natural disasters and an unreliable supply chain, this should alert organizations to look for additional data storage options now.  On-prem object storage for backups is a perfect solution to said concerns, says Anthony Cusimano, Director of Technical Marketing at Object First. by Anthony Cusimano
December 07, 2022 | 5 min to read

To Prepare for 2023, Invest in Ransomware Immutability and Avoid Modern-day Bank Robbery

Avoid Business Extinction by Investing in Immutability in 2023
In 2022, US financial institutions processed over $1B dollars in ransomware payments. This makes it indisputable that the lack of awareness about ransomware and the flimsiness of the backup and recovery approach in terms of cybersecurity puts companies’ business continuity at grave risk. To address that, Anthony Cusimano, Director for Technical Marketing at Object First, recommends investing in out-of-the-box immutable on-premises backup storage in 2023 without delay.

Global Banking & Finance Review by Anthony Cusimano
December 06, 2022 | 4 min to read

Object First Predicts Cybersecurity Investment Will Increase Substantially in 2023

Cybercrime is evolving and, rightfully, has a market of its own. The threat landscape is moving toward ransom-as-a-service, data exfiltration, and targeting backup storage. Tony Liau, VP Product Marketing at Object First, predicts organizations will step up their data protection investment in 2023 and change their interaction with consumers around these topics. by Tony Liau
December 06, 2022 | 10 min to read

12 Cybersecurity Trends Every CISO Must Prepare for in 2023

The average user becomes more aware of the frivolous practices companies often employ when it comes to user data. The public also becomes savvier in regard to ransomware and privacy issues. Data leaks are way too common. Tony Liau, VP Product Marketing at Object First, designates transparency as one of the biggest cybersecurity trends for 2023.

Spiceworks by Neha Pradhan Kulkarni
December 06, 2022 | 5 min to read

Object First 2023 Predictions: A New Era of Improvement for Tech

The CEO of Object First, David Bennett, talks about the prospects of the tech industry in 2023 facing two greatest challenges of 2022, both the Big Quit and the rising tide of cybercrime. Each one has been a struggle this year, but there are ways to deal with those problems in the future. by David Bennett
November 21, 2022 | 2 min to read

Object First Wins the 2022 Digital Innovator Award from Intellyx

We are very happy to announce that Object First was distinguished with Intellyx’s 2022 Intellyx Digital Innovator Award! As an industry analyst firm that focuses on enterprise digital transformation, Intellyx interacts with numerous firms in the enterprise IT marketplace. After rigorous selections, the leading edge vendors are recognized for impact in this field.

Intellyx by Jason English
November 17, 2022 | 6 min to read

Latest Cyberthreat Trend: Ransomware Actors Now Corrupt Exfiltrated Data

insideBIGDATA dedicated its latest column “Heard on the Street” to cybersecurity, drawing on commentary from various thought leaders in data protection. Here, ObjectFirst’s Director of Technical Marketing, Anthony Cusimano, emphasized how lately, ransomware actors tended to corrupt exfiltrated data and then return it like that to the victim company after the received ransom. Immutable backups are the only way to prevent that.

insideBIGDATA by Anthony Cusimano
November 02, 2022 | 5 min to read

Object Storage: Affordable Data Security Amid “Cloud-flation” Budget Constraints

Rising inflation is growing at its fastest pace in over 40 years, quickly increasing the cost of cloud services and tightening organizations’ IT budgets. More money spent on cloud services means less budget spent elsewhere, thus presenting the dilemma: sacrifice security or your IT budget? The answer is neither, thanks to object storage, says Anthony Cusimano, director of technical marketing at Object First.

Spiceworks by Anthony Cusimano
October 26, 2022 | 4 min to read

Why Object Storage for Backups Can Keep Schools’ Data Safer When Ransomware Comes Calling

As students are returning to classrooms all over the country, hackers are coming back as well. A string of ransomware attacks just recently hit several schools, which makes for a reasonable question of what to do to prevent such danger. In this article by Anthony Cusimano, you can find out how object storage as a primary backup can keep schools’ data safer.

The Journal by Anthony Cusimano