Contributor

Albert McKeon

Freelance Writer

Albert McKeon covers technology, health, business, politics and entertainment. He previously worked as a newspaper reporter for 16 years on the staffs of The Telegraph (N.H.) and Boston Herald, winning the New England Press Association’s Journalist of the Year award and other honors. He now writes as a freelancer for several magazines and news outlets, and creates content for organizations such as Massachusetts General Hospital and Boston College.

Articles by Albert McKeon

IoT-Based Insurance Provides Personalized Policies and Cost Savings

By Albert McKeon

Smart data gleaned from IoT technologies allows insurers to balance risk pools and reduce policy costs. Read More

By Albert McKeon
Freelance Writer

September 22, 2017

The Cloud Simplifies Disaster Recovery Management and Testing

By Albert McKeon

Disaster recovery-as-a-service utilizes the cloud to automate and simplify DR testing and management. Read More

By Albert McKeon
Freelance Writer

September 21, 2017

DevSecOps Knits Security Services Into Product Development

By Albert McKeon

DevSecOps gives security services a seat at the table, creating a stronger product without compromising efficiency. Read More

By Albert McKeon
Freelance Writer

September 19, 2017

Weather Any Storm With Disaster Recovery Services

By Albert McKeon

Businesses must build a thorough disaster recovery strategy to establish data resiliency and ensure that communication lines remain open during a disaster. Read More

By Albert McKeon
Freelance Writer

September 5, 2017

How Tech Support for Retail Can Improve Business Operations

By Albert McKeon

Tech support for retail handles difficult IT management and allows businesses to focus on serving customers. Read More

By Albert McKeon
Freelance Writer

August 24, 2017

Web-Scale IT Creates Fast and Flexible Infrastructure

By Albert McKeon

Web-scale IT enables enterprises to develop applications and respond to business demands flexibly and at a reasonable price. Read More

By Albert McKeon
Freelance Writer

August 4, 2017

How Technology Adoption Improves IT Support Services

By Albert McKeon

IT support providers are shifting from a fix-it-only approach to one that prioritizes technology adoption and customer service. Read More

By Albert McKeon
Freelance Writer

August 3, 2017

A Telecom-Cloud Services Relationship Offers the Best of Both Worlds

By Albert McKeon

IBM and Verizon will join forces in cloud services, converging the tech and telecom industries to provide stronger offerings to customers. Read More

By Albert McKeon
Freelance Writer

July 24, 2017

Telecom Companies Must Prioritize Cybersecurity in Data Management

By Albert McKeon

Cybersecurity needs to become a top data management priority if telecommunication companies want to stay ahead of threats. Read More

By Albert McKeon
Freelance Writer

July 17, 2017

Advances in Technology Boost Ride Sharing Worldwide

By Albert McKeon

While regulations vary from country to country, the technology to power ride sharing is universal. Read More

By Albert McKeon
Freelance Writer

June 21, 2017

Aging Infrastructure Plagues Airline Industry

By Albert McKeon

The skies will be friendlier when airlines upgrade their aging infrastructure and keep passengers moving on time. Read More

By Albert McKeon
Freelance Writer

June 12, 2017

It’s Time for Financial Institutions to Improve Mobile Banking

By Albert McKeon

It's time for mobile banking to get in line with consumers' digital expectations. Read More

By Albert McKeon
Freelance Writer

May 23, 2017

Prepare for Business Threats by Knowing Your Enterprise Inside Out

By Albert McKeon

Planning for business threats puts your enterprise on sound footing for disaster recovery. Read More

By Albert McKeon
Freelance Writer

May 19, 2017

Sidestep Credential Stuffing Through Vigilant Password Protection

By Albert McKeon

Sound password protection practices can halt credential stuffing. Read More

By Albert McKeon
Freelance Writer

May 9, 2017

Slam Dunk or Strikeout? Sports Leagues Aim to Win With a VR Experience

By Albert McKeon

The VR experience aims to enhance and monetize sports viewing for fans. Read More

By Albert McKeon
Freelance Writer

April 14, 2017

How Government Agencies and Utilities Can Improve Energy Security

By Albert McKeon

With stakeholder coordination and new technology, energy security can be improved to face daunting cybersecurity challenges. Read More

By Albert McKeon
Freelance Writer

April 6, 2017

Making Sense of the Alphabet Soup of Mobile Business Acronyms

By Albert McKeon

Can't COPE with the proliferation of mobile business acronyms? Here's a handy cheat sheet. Read More

By Albert McKeon
Freelance Writer

April 5, 2017

Cloud Capabilities Create a King Kong for the Ages

By Albert McKeon

Cloud capabilities have made media companies stronger in just about every facet of production and distribution. Read More

By Albert McKeon
Freelance Writer

March 16, 2017

CIOs: Inspire a Company-Wide Culture of Security Awareness

By Albert McKeon

With the right motivational and educational tools, a CIO can inspire security awareness throughout the enterprise. Read More

By Albert McKeon
Freelance Writer

March 9, 2017

How Cognitive Technology Is Paving a Safer, More Comfortable Future

By Albert McKeon

Fueled by cognitive technology, smart cars offer advanced safety features and personalized applications that strive to make driving comfortable and safe. Read More

By Albert McKeon
Freelance Writer

February 14, 2017

Why Investing in Cyber Risk Insurance Pays Off

By Albert McKeon

Cyber risk insurance has become a critical expenditure for companies as they face the near-inevitability of a cyberattack that could cripple business. Read More

By Albert McKeon
Freelance Writer

February 10, 2017

IoT Tech Expo Global 2017: Why You Shouldn’t Miss This

By Albert McKeon

The IoT Tech Expo Global 2017 in London opens its doors to review the promise and complications of a world full of connected devices and systems. Read More

By Albert McKeon
Freelance Writer

January 20, 2017

As the iPhone Turns 10, It’s Time to Celebrate BYOD Evolution

By Albert McKeon

The iPhone sparked BYOD evolution, with ground-breaking functionality that enabled workers to stay on top of their jobs at any time, from anywhere. Read More

By Albert McKeon
Freelance Writer

January 9, 2017