Health InfoSec: The Wellbeing of the Healthcare Industry in the Era of Cyber-Attacks

The healthcare industry is going through a digital revolution. Hospitals pay more attention to technology than ever before. Both patients and professionals realize the benefits of telemedicine, mHealth, wearables, and smart devices and systems. Patient electronic medical records are entered online, letting patients access their own health data from home, helping doctors collaborate with each other remotely, and giving medical researchers access to millions of healthcare records.

But this transformation comes at the cost of security. Digital patient records have become a prime target for hackers due to the huge amount of sensitive information they contain. According to the newly released Study on Privacy and Security of Healthcare Data by the Ponemon Institute, nearly 90% of healthcare organizations experienced at least one data breach in the past two years, and 45% of them had more than five. Continue reading

Nine Years Among the Top Outsourcing Vendors: Auriga Selected Once Again for the Global Outsourcing 100® List

GO100_2016Auriga, the US-based expert R&D and IT software outsourcing services provider, has recently been selected in the Rising Stars category for the 2016 Global Outsourcing 100® list by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals® (IAOP®). For the ninth year in a row, the IAOP® has ranked Auriga among the best outsourcing service providers worldwide. Continue reading

Auriga’s Top 5 Technological Achievements in 2015

1508487The end of the year for each company is a time for reviewing progress. 2015, the year that is behind us, is not an exception. Last month, Auriga’s General Manager, Vyacheslav Vanyulin, summed up the most important business achievements for the company – new clients, exciting sophisticated projects, recognition from the professional community, the opening of a new development center, and the start of strategic projects and collaboration programs with leading Russian universities.

We’ve decided that that review lacked information about the most important thing – our passion for programming, creating complex products and solutions, and the implementation of new practices and methodologies. We asked our experts to tell us what technologies and trends were the driving forces of the IT market in 2015 and how well Auriga fared in relation to them.  Continue reading

RUSSOFT Presents Results of 12th Annual IT Industry Survey in Russia

Russoft_Logo_EngRUSSOFT, an association of Russian software development companies, has recently published the results of its 12th annual survey on the Russian software development export industry.

RUSSOFT’s report is the most comprehensive and reliable source on the current state of the IT industry in Russia, its place in the global market, and the most important development trends. RUSSOFT unites more than 100 Russian IT companies, from startups to large international companies. Nowadays, RUSSOFT is the best source of relevant, up-to-date information from the key market players—no other report provides more detailed information. In this article, we have highlighted the most important findings from RUSSOFT’s report. Continue reading

Auriga Looks Forward to Meeting You at AdvaMed 2015

advamed_2015_logoAuriga will be exhibiting at AdvaMed 2015, the leading MedTech event in North America taking place on October 5–7, 2015 at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, California. Our experts will welcome you at booth 205 to demonstrate Auriga’s vast experience and expertise in software development for the MedTech industry. Continue reading