Sales and marketing have long been Salesforce's proverbial bread and butter, but on Wednesday the CRM giant branched out in a new direction with a cloud platform tailored specifically for healthcare providers and patient data.
"What about the tech world today keeps you up at night?" was the question. RSA encryption algorithm co-inventor Leonard Adleman, "Father of the Internet" Vint Cerf and cryptography innovator Manuel Blum all shared their biggest fears.
Regardless of what the 'talking heads' discuss, in the final analysis, it is up to 'We, the People' to seize control of our own destinies and that means wielding 'strong encryption' like a sledge hammer.
That is the singular most important issue today.
Privacy is your right. Own it. Use encryption. Or you lose control.
World experts in computer science and mathematics spent an afternoon at the Heidelberg Laureate Forum in Germany Tuesday trying to figure out how the widespread collection of data about consumers can be prevented from causing harm.