Claude Gagne_

Systems / Cloud Architect. 88% of Canadian CEOs view IT as the primary growth tool to enhance the connected user experience and optimize internal and/or cloud IT infrastructure (17th Annual Global CEO Survey) My role is to: - help clients with their infrastructure and cloud projects - establish with them the IT scenarios most suited to their needs and respective ROI objectives - ensure the proper deployment of the project in coordination with the technical teams. And I am very enthusiastic to do so using the constantly renewed technologies at our disposal. I joined Present in September 2014, but have been working in systems architecture for over 20 years. I have several technical certifications and hold a Master of Economics.

The spectre of vulnerabilities at the CPU level is now hovering over IT infrastructures

January 9, 2018

On January 3, 2018, two important security breaches named Meltdown and Spectre were publicly disclosed. These are two critical bugs located at the..

Krack: WI-FI defect threatens to expose your data

October 18, 2017

A major vulnerability has been discovered in the WPA2 protocol of Wi-Fi networks. 

Hyperconvergence to the rescue of the traditional data center

October 3, 2017

In today's economy, a company's strategy relies more than ever on its capacity for innovation and transformation, and therefore equally on the..

2 major errors not to make with your IT

August 8, 2017

The digital transformation of companies is not just a question of competitiveness, or market positioning, it is a question of survival. In order..

5 reasons to use Azure: Microsoft's cloud offering

June 27, 2017

Microsoft Azure includes an ever-expanding array of integrated cloud services that developers and IT professionals use to create, deploy, and..

Are back-up copies still necessary for applications in the Cloud?

May 15, 2017

Analysts are unanimous. The future is cloud computing, public, with a private/hybrid emphasis depending on the size of the company. Indeed, the..

Office 365: an effective platform and not simply an email service

April 25, 2017

Today’s companies must increase their IT’s efficiency to remain competitive, regardless of their industry. To do so, they must support their..

Business continuity in an era of rapid ransomware evolution

February 8, 2017

Ransomware is a category of malware whose purpose is to render the targeted data unusable or to block access to IT systems until a ransom is paid,..

IT security: 5 things you can do to secure your network perimeter

December 14, 2016

Companies today must offer optimal data access to employees, customers, and partners in order to be efficient. This requires continual Internet..

5 steps to implement the best practices for managing data access

December 8, 2016

Even though IT security is a daily struggle for SMBs, it is still usually underestimated. There are many simple actions can be done to avoid..