About Max Tarrel

Max has a passion for cyber security. He has technical selling experience and relationships with C-Level executives with the ability to suggest complex, solution-driven ideas to deliver business value and apply technology solutions to business needs. His FOCUS is on providing exceptional security services for organizations. Max can be reached at 612-615-5557. Max.Tarrel@FocusPointTechnologies.com

Saving Money AND Maturing Security? Tell Me How!

When it comes to mitigating risk in your organization, cyber security is one of the most important issues. Most of us have sat through painful sales pitches, where things are said like "100% secure." If you are like me, it is hard to contain the inherent eye-roll. We all know that security program maturity [...]

GDPR Questions To Ask Your Privacy Leader

Enforcement of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) begins May 25. While many are in compliance, others are struggling to meet the deadline, and more still don't even know where to begin. Here are some questions that company officers can ask their data privacy/security leaders. Does GDPR apply to our organization? This may seem [...]

Security Orchestration and Automation

When it comes to a successful security program, efficiency and incident response time are two key factors. Today's security teams are often understaffed and overworked. Tasked with using numerous disparate tools, many employees are struggling to prioritize incidents and determine what is important. Orchestration and automation tools streamline these processes, bringing together all your [...]

Why You Should Be Concerned about EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

After four years of preparation and debate, the EU parliament finally approved The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in April, 2016. GDPR replaced the antiquated Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC. The new directive was designed to attune data privacy laws across Europe and to protect all EU citizens' data privacy. With enforcement beginning in [...]

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