News from the week including Microsoft's new partnerships, numbers on smartphone sales and VMware gains. More >
Security professionals provide a security information event management (SIEM) capability that serves to reduce internal IT security fatigue. More >
Midokura Enterprise MidoNet can be deployed in an OpenStack environment while still being integrated with existing VMware vSphere technologies. More >
Capital expenditure forecasts (capex) in the telecommunications sector remain a bit fuzzy – with the fuzziness pointing a little downward – for the months ahead. More >
Even the best data scientists need support from business and IT units in order to perform their true role. More >
BMC SecOps Update is a mix of statistics and solutions. More >
Digital subscriber line (DSL) technology has been on the endangered species list for years.More >
The past few years have made one thing certain: Networks on occasion will be called upon to do more than normal.More >
Ensuring that networks are operating at peak efficiency has never been more important or more complex. A new layer of management — network packet brokers — is emerging to drive efficiencies in monitoring. Andy Huckridge tells IT Business Edge blogger Carl Weinschenk that the approach enables packets to be sent only to the appropriate tools and that measurements over the entire path — not just one network within that path — can be made.More >
With all the new products being introduced to company networks, the opportunity for vulnerabilities and security and compliance complications continues to escalate for IT teams.
If you put aside safety, it is easy to argue that a user-focused company should let users run whatever version of the OS they want to run. But we have to consider security now.
No matter how much you nag people, plead with them and warn them, these mistakes and risky behaviors never seem to end.
IT pros know all too well the difficulties of dealing with a world of deception not only caused by cyber criminals but also privileged insiders.More >