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John Boruvka John Boruvka
John Boruvka, vice president for Iron Mountain’s Intellectual Property Management business unit, has been involved in the technology escrow and intellectual property management field for more than 25 years. His focus is helping companies create solutions relating to protecting intellectual property assets.

Mr. Boruvka is considered an authority in the field of technology escrow and issues surrounding the role of a neutral third party in helping protect and manage intellectual property.

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I’ve presented at plenty of conferences, but this was the first conference where the setting was so intimate that speakers actually presented by candlelight! The UP 2014 conference coincided with the California’s most powerful storm in five years, dubbed “Stormageddon” by the local news stations. Streets were flooded, flights were […]


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Most businesses today embed applications from third-party vendors because of convenience, flexibility, and cost savings. The problem with entrusting a third party is that you need to know that the code you rely on meets the same or better standards you demand for your own code as it relates to […]


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According to the Ponemon Institute’s 2014 Cost of Data Breach Study, the average cost of a data breach to a business is $3.5 million and the corresponding cost of lost business is $3 million. With cloud computing being rapidly adopted in the enterprise, there are additional concerns about risk. IT […]


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The United States is known as the land of opportunity – entrepreneurship and innovation are in our genes. Patents were initially designed into the U.S. Constitution as a way to protect ingenuity and innovation; however, there is a serious misuse and abuse of patents today. Patent assertion entities (PAEs) or […]


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The new generic Top-Level Domains, or gTLDs, are finally here, and these new domain names will change how companies list themselves and how consumers find them online. (For a quick overview, view the 1-minute video by ICANN: The Dot is Making New Friends!) In October 2013, the first new generic […]


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