By Shawn Wilson, NeXt ITAs private cloud and virtual desktop infrastructure technology continue to push growth, the promise of ROI rules the dialogue, resulting in the auditing of security policies getting overlooked. Read More >>>
There is a new threat in town when it comes to malware; it attacks without prejudice and it’s got cross-platform power. The same strain of a particular malware and virus, if it has cross-platform ability, can hit multiple OS such as Windows, Mac and Linux etc., simultaneously. It is exceedingly harmful because it has the ability to not just infiltrate multiple OS, but also transfer infection from one platform to another with no trouble at all.
Download this white paper and learn how your organization can pursue the deployment of the innovative technologies and applications you need to thrive and protect your assets against all types of cyberthreats.
By Zane Gramendis, East Coast ComputerNot many IT managers remain a stranger to the term virtualization anymore. However, few understand the differences between the types of virtualization technologies and what benefits each solution has to offer. Read More >>>
Security vendors face declining sales as SaaS customers rely on cloud providers for security controlsDecember 9, 2013 No Comments
Technology Business Research Inc. (TBR) recently identified a growing trend among organizations using Software as a Service (SaaS): Increasing use of cloud services is disrupting sales for security vendors. Security vendors that sell products or services directly to end-user organizations will experience a reduction in revenues in 2014 as more organizations move applications and data to the cloud.
By Kurt Hagerman, FireHostIf you’ve been paying attention to this series these past few months, you know by now how to lock down the cloud. In parts I, II and III, we talked about the importance of performance, compliance and security in a successful cloud infrastructure. Read More >>>
By John Pironti, IP ArchitectsAmericans love their electronic devices and the connectivity they provide, as evidenced by the number of Internet-connected devices they own. But a new survey shows that most are struggling with data privacy and security concerns that come with the conveniences of an increasingly always-online lifestyle. Read More >>>
by Steven Smith, Technology ReviewerFile server auditing ensures safe and secure File server environment where all the critical data stored remains safe and out of the reach of the rogue users. Read More >>>
Tweet IT departments everywhere are confronting a dangerous mix of escalating cyberattacks and stagnant budgets. Factor in the security threat of mobile devices and the rise in compliance demands, and the situation threatens to spin out of control. CSC, in partnership with RSA and IDG Research, recently surveyed IT professionals across a wide array of […]
Tweet With the pace of change overwhelming security efforts, how can IT take control? In today’s world of anytime, anywhere connectivity, IT’s marching orders seem like a contradiction in terms: give employees, partners, and customers access to everything they need when they need it, and keep it secure. Even this statement oversimplifies the problem, because IT […]
Presidential Order and Directive Set New Initiatives and Mandates for Securing Critical InfrastructureNovember 20, 2013 No Comments
Tweet New Initiatives and Mandates for Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity: An Analysis for Owners and Operators Due to these escalating attempts to disrupt or destroy infrastructure, President Barack Obama issued on February 12, 2013, an executive order (EO) and presidential policy directive (PPD) aimed to reduce the risk of cyber threats and attacks on the nation’s […]
Read this whitepaper to learn how virtualization offers dramatic benefits for midsize companies, including efficiency, cost savings, and increased reliability and performance. Find out the best way to implement a virtualization solution to allow you to do more with less and free up IT staff to focus on strategic projects that help your company grow.
This paper explores the five critical decisions organizations must adhere to when building a backup and recovery plan to prevent the complexity of virtualization that complicates IT services and the day-to-day of IT professionals across industries. It covers complete backup and recovery solutions, purpose built for organizations with specific virtualization requirements.
Read this white paper and see how 14 virtual backup products scored in this free evaluation report from Info-Tech Research Group.
This whitepaper covers what to look for in a virtualization protection solution as well as whether to consider the merits of a separate solution for protecting one’s virtual environment, compared with using a unified solution that offers comparable virtualization protection capabilities.
This executive summary provides insight into the challenges organizations face when moving to a virtualized environment and covers best practices and solutions to help. Learn more about Symantec’s unique solution to IT environments looking to take full advantage of virtualization.
with Siamak Farah, InfoStreetWe live in very exciting times. Wave after wave of technological innovations are changing our lives on a daily basis. Often, we don’t notice the change until we are swept up by it. For instance, who amongst us would have said that they would use a tablet even as recent as 10 years ago? Read More >>>
CommVaultIt may not seem like much, but the “dark data” accumulated over the years you’ve been in business could be an untapped digital gold mine, which could give your company a competitive advantage if used in conjunction with the critical data you employ every day. Read More >>>
Presidential Order and Directive Set New Initiatives and Mandates for Securing Critical InfrastructureNovember 12, 2013 No Comments
This white paper from CSC looks at the consequences of the Presidential Order and initiatives for securing critical infrastructures and the next steps organizations should take.
CA Security CouncilNow, with digital information ranking so high on our list of assets to protect, the thought of trusting an obscure website with our credit card details seems as unthinkable as picking up a piece of gum we find on the street and popping it into our mouth. Read More >>>
IT Briefcase Exclusive Interview with Rajesh Ganesan, ManageEngine – Union of Service Desk and Other Business ServicesNovember 8, 2013 No Comments
With Rajesh Ganesan, ManageEngineIn the discussion below, Rajesh Ganesan from ManageEngine talks about the move to help IT provide more value by fusing the IT service desk with the tools needed to create business applications and services for their end users. Read More >>>
Nexgate, an innovator in social media brand protection and compliance, today announced support for both Salesforce Chatter and Salesforce ExactTarget Marketing Cloud. Available immediately, joint customers can benefit from fully unified social media security and compliance controls across both their internal Chatter-based social collaboration and public-facing, ExactTarget Marketing Cloud powered, social networking on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, YouTube, and more.
How Cloud-Based Disaster Recovery Allows You To Protect and Recover Your Applications After a DisasterNovember 4, 2013 No Comments
Disasters happen, especially when it comes to technology. Hurricanes, floods and viruses are all well known, but we took a look at a lesser-known phenomena: the zombie apocalypse and the impact it could have on your business.
Admit it — your users hate two-factor authentication. It is the cherry on top of bubbling frustration with logging in or losing access to their account.
An independent ROI study of Cascade customers, conducted by IDC in April 2010, found a remarkable three-year ROI of 364% and a payback period of just 5.5 months. Find out how Cascade and other Riverbed technologies can accelerate IT performance and save money for your organization.
with James Snowhill, Independent AuthorIn recent years, cloud computing has increasingly become a part of our day to day lives and yet many people are still wary of embracing the new technology. One of the major concerns that is behind this reluctance is security. Read More >>>
Prolexic Technologies, the global leader in Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) protection services, today reported that DDoS perpetrators changed tactics in Q3 2013 to boost attack sizes and hide their identities. This observation is one of many key findings found in the company’s Q3 2013 Global DDoS Attack Report, which was published today, and can be downloaded from www.prolexic.com/attackreports.
Webcast: The security of your data depends on IT Security’s ability to move from reactive to proactive defense that involve both intelligence and policy based protection.
IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a new cloud solution that combines software analytics and cloud security services to fend off web-based Distributed Denial of Services (DDoS) attacks for organizations doing business on the web and in the cloud. The new software and services are based on a partnership with Akamai Technologies, Inc.