Entries by Miguel Sian

Mission-ready: Standing alongside government and our partners to deliver on the cybersecurity Executive Order

The Cybersecurity Executive Order (EO) comes at a time when government, businesses, and our way of life are increasingly being disrupted by cyberattacks. It is no wonder that the EO takes an ambitious and comprehensive approach with aggressive timelines on policies, procedures, and technology modernization initiatives. The 7 key sections of the EO reveal two […]

5 of the biggest cyber hygiene myths

Tackling common misconceptions about enterprise security Proper cyber hygiene is a desirable but sometimes elusive practice for many organizations. And it can be hard to separate fact vs. fiction. Read on as Miguel Sian, Merlin’s Director of Solutions Architecture and Engineering, busts a handful of security posture myths. Most organizations would agree that proper cyber […]

Blog Series: Supporting the Secure Workforce — Cloud Services

Harnessing the Ubiquity, Speed and Scale of Cloud Services In Part I of our 3-part blog series – Supporting the Secure Remote Workforce: A Prescriptive Approach on How to Respond to the Rapid Surge of Telework and IT Services, we described the three components that agencies should manage and secure in a remote telework scenario. […]

Blog Series: Supporting the Secure Workforce — Cyber Resilience

Manage and Secure the Endpoints – Protect the Enterprise “Down to just essential personnel working onsite, how do I support this rapid surge of remote teleworkers and IT services?” Surge Readiness of People, Process and Technology This is a common theme we hear a lot from our customers. Operational efficiency is critical to successfully address […]