PRTS Intelligence

PRTS Intelligence (Process, Risk and Technology Solutions) provides operational, finance, and technology professionals with insights into topics related to cybersecurity, internal audit, regulatory compliance, digital solutions, and informational technology, including best practices and process transformation.

Articles September 02, 2020 Challenges of and Working in the COVID-19 Environment

EisnerAmper sat down with Jim Herrigel, managing director; David Sims, director; and Ken Park, senior vice president of Fortress Investment Group to discuss the challenges and impact that the current work environment has had on them, their teams and …

Articles September 02, 2020 EisnerAmper Q&A with John Corrado, Senior Director of Information Technology, Ovid Therapeutics Inc.

A conversation with John Corrado, Senior Director of Information Technology at Ovid Therapeutics, to talk about moving to a primarily remote workforce from a technical and security perspective and the difficulties that come with making this transitio…

Articles April 22, 2020 What is Agile Auditing?

This article addresses the agile approach to audit and internal audit, focusing on individuals and interactions rather than processes and tools. Agile emphasizes an iterative structure that provides flexibility, efficiency, and increased transparenc…

Articles April 22, 2020 SHIELDing Private Information

This article addresses the SHIELD Act and organizations’ legal responsibilities to implement and maintain “reasonable safeguards” to protect the confidentiality, integrity and security of their clients’ private data.

Articles April 22, 2020 Multi-Factor Authentication: The Battle to Protect Accounts

One of the most popular methods of securing accounts and information from attackers is called multi-factor authentication. This article discusses its pros and cons, as well as the various forms it can take

Articles February 07, 2020 The Importance of Mitigating, Monitoring, and Managing Shadow IT Organizations

A discussion of ‘shadow IT’ -- computer programs, applications or other related protocols utilized within an entity without explicit organizational approval – and the regulatory, compliance, and financial risks that could result from this practice, a…

Articles February 07, 2020 California Consumer Privacy Act

A discussion of the impact of the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and its impact on companies’ responsibilities as they relate to collecting, using, sharing or selling their customers’ personal data.

Articles February 07, 2020 Business Continuity and Crisis Response: What Is Your Plan?

A discussion of the necessity for robust continuity and crisis response plans – reasons why, and steps to take.

Articles October 09, 2019 Emerging Technologies: Q&A with Jason Juliano, Managing Director and CEO, Aponia Data Solutions

A conversation with Jason Juliano of Aponia Data Solutions, regarding cloud solutions focused on data security, risk management and compliance