The longest day of Scott Cutler’s life may have been the day he explained to me how AppRiver employs Akamai’s internet optimization technology to improve the company’s email delivery speeds. As the Chief Operating Officer at AppRiver, I’m pretty sure he had better things to do. Even so, he spent a good two hours simplifying, […]

The hottest topic of conversation in Copenhagen this week may not be global warming, rising sea levels or caps on carbon dioxide emissions. It seems the world’s leading climate researchers graciously set aside those issues and instead decided to give me a made-to-order example of why secure email is critically important to any organization that […]

I’m often amazed at just how much “free” stuff can actually cost, even if the price isn’t measured in dollars and cents. For example, a friend once invited me out for a “free” dinner at “nice” hotel. What I didn’t realize is that it would cost me two hours of my life listening to an […]

Over the past three days, numerous media outlets have alerted the public a major outbreak of spam that fraudulently claims to be from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), with information about H1N1 vaccine. However, if you are a regular reader of this blog, you would have gotten that information in some cases days before […]