Information Technology Editor's Pick

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What COVID reveals about the Remote Employee Experience
April 8, 2021 - 1:19 PM
As we continue to cope with the pandemic, many organizations have taken the decision to allow their employees to work from home permanently. Office cubicles, meeting rooms, and coffee breaks with colleagues have suddenly given way to a new normal that includes family members and household distractions, adapting to new technologies, creating a shakeup in their lives

Did you Back up Your Network This World Backup Day 2021?
March 31, 2021 - 7:00 AM
March 31 is observed as World Backup Day and it's important to take time to focus on the criticality of an organization's backup and disaster recovery strategy.

In the Midst of COVID-19, We're Seeing a Pandemic of Cyber Attacks
March 23, 2021 - 1:07 PM
In the first quarter of 2021, the COVID-19 pandemic is still wreaking havoc around the globe. The coronavirus is continuously evolving and presenting new challenges. In addition to the direct effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, we also saw a sharp rise in cybercriminal activity. From simple phishing attacks to one of the largest DDoS attacks ever recorded, we saw the cyber threat landscape evolve and grow.

5 Tips To Protect Your Business From Hacking
March 18, 2021 - 4:50 PM
The internet has done exactly what its meaning stands for-it has interconnected the world. With interconnectedness, people from all walks of life from any part of the world can communicate with any other person located anywhere else in the world-as long as both of them have internet connectivity and devices to send and receive messages.

Top 4 Apps for Personal Healthcare
March 12, 2021 - 11:58 AM
Are you ready to keep track of your health but not sure where to start? There are numerous apps that claim to help you learn about and keep track of your health. But which ones will help you reach your specific personal healthcare goals? Start by outlining your needs, then read ahead to find out which healthcare mobile apps will best assist you!

The FamiSafe Parental Control App Helps Parents to Monitor their Kids.
March 12, 2021 - 10:58 AM
Wondershare came to the world at the right time when people have been facing different tech-related issues but they came with bundles of solutions. For example, it was hard to understand and control the time spent by our kids on screens. Although all parents have responsibilities to protect their children, it's tricky to do so on screens. Of course, you cannot spend all your life with your "digital kids."

How to Backup Oracle Databases?
March 9, 2021 - 9:37 AM
Oracle is a solid database platform for enterprise needs. It offers all the necessary features for managing a robust, reliable, and available database for your applications. As an enterprise solution, Oracle also prioritizes data integrity and security.

4 WFH cybersecurity lessons we learned during the pandemic
March 9, 2021 - 9:26 AM
The COVID-19 pandemic turned the world upside down, and many companies transitioned to WFH with very little warning. That led to a rise in cyber attacks and security breaches, and raised a lot of questions about cybersecurity for remote workers.

How to Start a Successful YouTube Channel
February 26, 2021 - 4:47 PM
The idea of YouTube as a business slowly grows on entrepreneurs and there is a good reason for that. Starting a successful YouTube channel takes a lot of hard work, but in the end, it is definitely worth it. YouTube is the biggest social media platform for streaming and publishing videos. The best thing is that you'll get paid every time someone opens your video. YouTube pays an average rate of $0.01 to $0.03 for a view, which isn't a lot but this doesn't include the ad views. A YouTuber makes around $18 per 1,000 ad views which averages out to $3 to $5 per 1,000 video views depending on your audience.

Digital Transformation Takes a Front Seat in the Classroom
February 26, 2021 - 4:08 PM
As we all know, education is undergoing a huge transformational shift since the pandemic hit. The sudden rise in remote learning created several challenges in homeschooling for educators, students and parents. From lack of infrastructure (devices, broadband internet, printers, secure VPN) to the absence of developmental needs of children such as exercise, outdoor time, social interactions, face time with teachers, etc., to a looming financial meltdown -- education has many challenges to confront.

Social Media Platforms Are Favorite Hunting Grounds for Scammers
February 26, 2021 - 4:02 PM
While awareness of phishing scams through email is high, many people are ignorant of the risks they face on social media platforms. Cunning cybercriminals exploit these conduits for social networking by employing social engineering techniques to trick victims. And, because people use social media platforms to relax, communicate with friends, and interact with large brands, they often drop their guard.

Using AI for Digital Identification, Fraud Prevention and Increased ROI
February 26, 2021 - 2:46 PM
Technology's role in our everyday lives continues to increase exponentially. Although the shift to digital began before the pandemic, as we continue operating in a largely remote world, technology is increasingly used for daily tasks like shopping, banking and even healthcare. When it comes to confirming identity much is at stake for businesses and individuals alike, including potential time and material losses. The challenge companies are currently facing is how to confirm digital identities while maintaining a positive consumer experience.

With More Sophisticated and Pervasive Attacks on Mobile Devices, Enterprises Turn to Mobile Web Browser Isolation Advances
February 22, 2021 - 5:39 PM
The proliferation of smartphones, along with the explosion of remote working given the ongoing challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, has brought the issue of mobile device security back into focus. Mobile devices are increasingly attractive targets for malicious attacks simply given the amount of interactions, from business collaboration to messaging, email, and use of mobile applications.

With More Sophisticated and Pervasive Attacks on Mobile Devices, Enterprises Turn to Mobile Web Browser Isolation Advances
February 22, 2021 - 10:05 AM
The proliferation of smartphones, along with the explosion of remote working given the ongoing challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, has brought the issue of mobile device security back into focus. Mobile devices are increasingly attractive targets for malicious attacks simply given the amount of interactions, from business collaboration to messaging, email, and use of mobile applications.

Creating a Successful Data Privacy Initiative: How to Avoid Scalability Issues and Unnecessary Risks
February 10, 2021 - 2:57 PM
Enterprises worldwide are under increased scrutiny to properly manage customer data. Responsible use of customer information and ensuring the privacy of petabytes worth of customer account data such as credit card, healthcare and social security numbers, membership points, credit scores, banking info and other PII and other confidential data is legally required by an increasing number of governments for mandates like GDPR in the EU, CCPA in California and LGPD in Brazil.

HPE Aruba Outlines 5 Focal Areas for Retail Industry Success
February 10, 2021 - 2:30 PM
As retailers adapt how they serve customers to meet immediate and long-term challenges, they are transforming their services to do more. Business transformation requires a network foundation, digital tools, and new streams of data to be analyzed. Artificial intelligence and machine learning are emerging as innovative ways to drive profitable business outcomes while driving IT process efficiency.

Addressing the Dangers of Root Access Approaches and Shared Passwords
February 8, 2021 - 2:29 PM
As nearly every enterprise is expanding its digital architecture, the management of multiple clouds and operating systems, distributed and variable applications, and versions across all are becoming increasingly hard to do. The more systems and applications, the greater the complexity.

ConnX and Isoolate Take on the Massive Challenges of the Expanding Attack Surface in the Work from Everywhere World
January 27, 2021 - 3:27 PM
ConnX, an AI-driven Communications Transformation as a Service platform provider, is bringing Isoolate's web and browser isolation solution to their enterprise customers. With its own patent-pending unique threat isolation technologies, Isoolate protects users from web and SaaS application content-borne threats, who work from anywhere, on any device, and over any network.

Insecurity Complex: Best Practices for Combatting the Persistent Unsecure Password Problem in 2021
January 20, 2021 - 5:35 PM
Even as cybercriminals are becoming more sophisticated and, according to Gartner, spending ten times more time attacking organizations than organizations are spending protecting themselves, the mother of all vectors for entry into critical infrastructure and systems is still through compromised credentials, including unsecure passwords.

What are the Steps You Take When Negotiating with a New IT Support Company?
January 20, 2021 - 2:17 PM
You may be looking for a new IT support company to help you with your business. It may be because your previous IT support failed to keep up with your expectations, or their services don't anymore match your needs.

Securing Increasingly Decentralized Corporate Environments in 2021: Changes and Challenges for Access Management
January 13, 2021 - 5:09 PM
Using "command and control" thinking, the IT team can direct and manage all security matters within a central governance body, where all business units would be forced to abide by the same policy set. Fans of centralized IT and security (by extension) also argue that centralized governance is far more efficient, as resources can be leveraged across the enterprise, limiting duplication, and controlling cost.

How An IT Consultant Can Be A Beneficial Source For Your Business
January 13, 2021 - 2:13 PM
Technology has revolutionized business operations. Because of this, both small, medium, and large companies needed to hire qualified IT consultants to help them to run their daily activities. Hiring an IT consultant isn't only beneficial to the business that doesn't have IT experts working within the company, they're also crucial even if you already have a team of IT experts working within your company since they bring a different perspective.

How Cloud Servers Can Help Your Business
January 13, 2021 - 2:08 PM
Should your business adopt a cloud server? More and more businesses are expanding their spending on cloud technologies. But why all the interest in cloud servers? Is using one right for you? The following are some reasons why switching to cloud computing is a route that your business should take:

Three Cybersecurity Resolutions Every Business Needs in 2021
January 12, 2021 - 9:31 AM
Between more sophisticated cybercriminals and immense pressure to ensure governance on compliance, 2021 is already shaping up to be a minefield. And as such, cybersecurity has risen to the top of most organizations' agendas.

Overcoming 'Work from Home' Security Challenges: Security Beyond the VPN
January 7, 2021 - 11:07 AM
With the remote working trend on the rise due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many IT managers and corporate leaders have naturally been concerned about the challenges of securing employee's access to the corporate network.

How to Implement an Intelligent Automation System for Your Enterprise
January 5, 2021 - 12:01 PM
History has shown repeatedly that the two elements that consistently prove to be major growth drivers for any enterprise are experience and productivity. A positive experience for customers, employees, partners and vendors can easily become the differentiating factor for an organization looking to capitalize on organic growth using the word of mouth. Similarly, productivity gains by eliminating redundant processes, increasing employee satisfaction, or by improving process efficiency, can increase agility and speed of innovation in an enterprise.

2021 Technology Predictions from Nutanix
January 5, 2021 - 11:37 AM
Nutanix leadership offers technology predictions for the upcoming year.

Importance of Modern DDI services in the New Era of Distributed Networking
December 17, 2020 - 10:12 AM
IT teams are realizing that core networking services are more important than ever for organizations that expect to not just survive but also thrive in this new era. For many, this is prompting renewed scrutiny of existing resources and a move toward modern DDI services.

Why Headless E-commerce is The Newest Online Retail Buzzword
December 16, 2020 - 4:54 PM
The digital consumer experience is the foundation of retail success in the current commerce landscape. E-commerce business owners are expected to carefully create and curate online experiences that attract visitors and convert them into customers. Way back in 1998 Amazon's Jeff Bezos said he wanted to get personal with e-commerce by guessing what a customer would want long before they took steps towards a purchase; today, headless commerce is making such a personalized experience possible.

Web development outsourcing for your company is a good idea
November 25, 2020 - 1:36 PM
A great way to save on your company's expenses and transfer your resources to more needing areas is to outsource a part of your workload to an outside agency. Many companies, especially smaller ones, cannot afford to hire a dedicated team of highly-trained professionals to each task outside their regular staff's competencies. However, what exactly are the benefits of outsourcing?

5 Powerful Ways Businesses Can Make Sense of Data
November 17, 2020 - 12:22 PM
If you want data on your customers, processes, or even your competitors, it's easy to collect and find. But once you have it, what do you do with it? Trying to make sense of the data is currently the biggest paint point.

3 Principles For Creating Cost-Effective STEM Marketing Content
November 17, 2020 - 11:07 AM
Every industry has its share of competition and limited resources. In the context of a marketing and communication strategy, specifically in the world of STEM, it's not uncommon for certain questions to come up:

Online Marketing Agency Dubai: What they offer
November 12, 2020 - 5:31 PM
Digital marketing agency services are a critical part of growing your business, but hiring an in-house marketing team is an expensive undertaking. Few businesses, especially at this time, are able to cover these salaries, barring the risks associated with hiring a new team to take over such a vital role.

How to Leverage HPC Resources: 5 Tips and Tricks
November 10, 2020 - 5:02 PM
High performance computing (HPC) operations use aggregated resources (like clusters of servers, workstations, or devices) to quickly perform computations. HPC systems also leverage parallel processing. This works by connecting individual machines and nodes, and then multiple components of single tasks can run in unison.

The Top Tech for a Killer Home Office
October 22, 2020 - 3:32 PM
Working from home was once considered a unique setup. But in today's world, it's commonplace. And over the next decade and a half, it's possible that working from home will actually surpass office-based jobs. Those who see this shift happening and adjust accordingly will thrive. And that involves optimizing your home office for maximum productivity and efficiency.

5 Tips for Buying a Business
October 22, 2020 - 3:28 PM
It doesn't matter the industry or location; buying a business is something that must be taken seriously and executed in a diplomatic fashion. Whether it's a six-, seven-, or even eight-figure business, there are certain processes and systems that must be followed in order to achieve the desired result. Are you prepared?

Managing Multi-cloud Chaos
October 12, 2020 - 10:52 AM
As the race to the cloud accelerates, both the benefits and the challenges of multi-cloud environments are becoming ever clearer. There is no question that multi-cloud deployments now play a foundational role in everything from internal business needs to digital transformation initiatives - but it's also essential for IT to ensure effective visibility, governance, security, and control across both public and private clouds as multi-cloud deployments mature into standard IT and operational realms.

TMC Announces the Winners of the 2020 infoTECH Spotlight Data Center Excellence Award
October 8, 2020 - 2:43 PM
TMC announced today the winners of the 2020 Data Center Excellence Award, presented by infoTECH Spotlight.

4 Tips for Managing a Team
September 30, 2020 - 1:38 PM
Whether by choice or default, thousands of companies have recently transitioned from physical office setups to remote teams. If your business is among this swelling contingency, you're likely experiencing some friction as it relates to managing your team and ensuring you get optimum productivity and output.

4 Ways Where Shared Web Hosting Shines
September 25, 2020 - 12:33 PM
With a plethora of web hosting services available, everybody - from casual bloggers to large companies - can have difficulties in choosing what's right for them. Ultimately, factors such as cost and functionality determine which solutions make the most sense. However, there are many factors to consider that not only affect those variables, but overall user experience.

7 Team Building Tips for Tech Teams
September 24, 2020 - 9:44 AM
Team building is something that might seem gimmicky or overrated, but it plays a vital role in bringing people together and helping them focus on the common good.

Tips to Keep Your Team on the Same Page
September 24, 2020 - 9:40 AM
One of the more challenging aspects of managing a team is keeping everyone on the same page. Coordinating schedules, streamlining communication, and checking in with the right people at the right time can feel like a major challenge. But it's possible!

6 Ways Tech Can Get Related Products in Front of Your Customers
September 10, 2020 - 12:48 PM
If you've ever taken a look at your shop's analytics and wondered how you can get customers to linger just a little bit longer, displaying related products is a key way to increase the "stickiness" of your online shop. The benefits of product recommendations are numerous: they create a more efficient shopping experience for the customer, act as a way to upsell products and boost sales, and increase the time each customer spends on your site, which can improve your shop's search rankings.

Simplify Compliance by Implementing PAM: SOX, HIPAA and PCI DDS
September 9, 2020 - 3:28 PM
Regulatory compliance is becoming more challenging for all industries, but in the financial, payments, contact center, and healthcare industries, the requirements are becoming even more intense, especially given attacks (and successful breaches) of mission-critical systems in these industries.

Intelligent Protection Against DNS DDoS Attacks is Critical Part of Cybersecurity Architecture
September 8, 2020 - 1:35 PM
In 2020 DDoS attacks continue to increase both in volume and in frequency. Nexusguard Research just reported a 542% increase in DDoS attacks in the first quarter of 2020 when compared with the last quarter of 2019. The NexusGuard research team also detected unusual traffic patterns from ISPs which included traffic generated from infected devices.

What are the Benefits of Using a Softphone for My Small Business
September 3, 2020 - 1:24 PM
Every small business is looking to scale up to the next level to expand its financial base and clientele. To achieve the above requires investment in communication and technology since sales, marketing, and advertisement need a stable communication system to function. So yes, a softphone will benefit your small business in ways that you cannot even imagine.

Cyber-attacks are the New Norm and Ransomware is on the Rise
September 2, 2020 - 4:52 PM
Last year ransomware made a comeback, as worldwide mobile operators made aggressive strides in the transformation to 5G, and GDPR achieved its first full year of implementation. The industry saw some of the largest fines ever given for massive data breaches experienced by enterprises. As the spike in demand for ransomware-as-a-service tools in underground forums, coupled with the anonymity offered by the dark web, the surge in these types of cyberthreats should not be a surprise.

How to Handle Shopify Order Fulfillment Like a Pro
August 28, 2020 - 11:22 AM
Order fulfillment can make or break your online business. When a customer places an order, they expect a fast delivery with the products in great condition. If you are a seller on Shopify, you'll agree that order fulfillment can be a complicated process. Mastering it is a must if you are looking to compete successfully with giant established sellers.

What makes modern low-code platforms and their features worth your while?
August 12, 2020 - 2:22 PM
Low-code platforms (also referred to as low-to-no-code or low-to-zero-code) are modern, highly functional and standardised software solutions, which enables you to build complete business applications without coding, usually thanks to an intuitive graphical user interface and tools that allow you to quickly and easily automate even very complex business scenarios and processes by dragging and dropping things around. Thanks to this approach, they offer maximum benefits even to users, who do not have specialised programming knowledge and coding skills.

Protecting a Mobile Workforce with Hybrid DNS Security
August 10, 2020 - 3:58 PM
The future of the workplace is undoubtedly a remote workforce, accessing the corporate network via mobile devices and the cloud. This is likely to cause a few sleepless nights for the teams traditionally responsible for managing network security on-premise. With remote working, data breaches will become commonplace. Networks will be infiltrated with malware due to an increase in roaming or off-network access.

How Technology Is Changing the Face Of The Gambling Industry
August 7, 2020 - 9:57 AM
The gambling industry has gone through somewhat of a revolution over the last decade or so. Fuelled by the tech revolution itself, the gambling industry has piggybacked off the leaps made by the tech giants as much, if not more, than pretty much every other industry on the planet. This shouldn't come as a surprise to anybody, but there are multiple reasons as to why the gambling industry has acclimatized so well to the new digital landscape, some of which are obvious, and others less so.

Actionable DDoS Weapons Intelligence is a Proactive Approach to Defending Against DDoS Attacks
August 5, 2020 - 1:09 PM
In June 2020, news reports highlighted one of the biggest DDoS attacks ever recorded. The attack, which targeted a large European bank, generated 809m packets per second (Mpps). This is a new industry record for a PPS-focused attack which is more than double the size of previous attacks. A10 Networks recently launched its Q2 2020: State of DDoS Weapons Report, based on approximately 10 million unique source addresses tracked by A10 Networks, and the report sheds more light on the loud, distributed nature of DDoS attacks and the key trends and observations that enterprises can learn from when adopting a successful defence.

How Agencies Approach Software Development
July 24, 2020 - 10:41 AM
If you decide to outsource the development of the project, you must understand the specifics of this format of cooperation with the agency. You cannot fully control the "inner kitchen" of the project creation, will it be a startup or software for a large enterprise. But this is not necessary, as experienced agencies ensure the transparency and continuity of all work processes. They maintain constant communication with the client and resolve issues as they become available.

Technology For Financial And Retirement Planning
July 22, 2020 - 2:48 PM
The internet and technology in general have upended many industries over the past 30 years. Not many industries are immune, and that includes the financial and retirement planning industry.

CISO and CDO Meeting of the Minds: Data Security is Key to Digital Transformation
July 22, 2020 - 10:31 AM
With the emergence of the Chief Data Officer (CDO) at many organizations, there is an increasing understanding about the benefits of commercializing or monetizing business data, much of which is sensitive.

Understanding Your Internet Connection Options
July 20, 2020 - 3:06 PM
The information technology industry is currently ripe with buzzwords and trends like artificial intelligence, edge computing, the Internet of Things and distributed cloud systems. While these technologies are world renowned, many IT professionals' day-to-day needs have to do with something more simple: the internet. When discussing the internet, there are a variety of interconnection strategies for professionals to choose from.

Why OCR technology is the Unsung Hero of Data-Driven Businesses
July 20, 2020 - 12:05 PM
How does OCR software "read," exactly? All of us are taught to recognize words from a very young age. Later in life, we get to the point where meaning is revealed to us almost as soon as we look at a given text. You could say that, by then, we are programmed to detect and process written language effectively.

Automation that Matters and Eliminates Errors
July 13, 2020 - 2:26 PM
The automation of seemingly simple tasks and processes and elastic scalability help optimise investment per site and enable operators to more easily build out mobile edge computing and to converge mobile and fixed technologies while ensuring a uniform subscriber experience.

Keeping Data Protected as Businesses in the Middle East Embark on Remote Working Journey
July 7, 2020 - 1:02 PM
Over the last few months, we've seen many organizations in the Middle East have arranged for employees to work from home. Living in the golden age of Digital Transformation means that we are connected at all times. Consequently, the workplace today has evolved significantly to allow individuals to communicate seamlessly and connect from anywhere through mobile devices, digital tools, cloud services and many more. But what does this mean for organizations and the protection of its data?

With the Best of Intentions: Intent-Based Networking Can Improve Our Response to the COVID-19 Disruptions to Business
June 25, 2020 - 10:15 AM
Necessity is often the mother of invention, and when it comes to addressing the unprecedented challenges associated with a new way of working in the context of the ongoing COVID-19 global pandemic, intention combined with invention is driving innovation, including within Apstra Networks.

Tips to Buy Affordable Internet Connection
June 10, 2020 - 4:15 PM
Internet connection affordability is crucial for many people. You have to keep in mind the fact that it is possible to make your internet connection affordable even if the company you are selecting is very costly. Keep certain points in your mind, use as it is suggested, and then see the difference in your bill at the end of the month. Here we will share ways in which you can do this task of making your internet connection affordable.

Hidden TechnologyBenefits of Detecting Fake IDs for Business
June 1, 2020 - 1:22 PM
The increasing threat of identity theft makes it essential for companies to invest in the latest technology. Nowadays, numerous types of identification devices and apps are available in the market. You will need the information about a person transacting with you.

The Best IT Operations Analytics Use Cases To Implement Now
May 29, 2020 - 3:23 PM
There are several IT operations analytics use cases that administrators can implement to boost efficiency. The top IT analytical use cases streamline network management, enhance productivity, and limit your service risks. This empowers you to proactively transform your operational technology systems. Powerful use cases help administrators make data-driven strategies and accelerate service delivery.

5 things you should consider before choosing a software development company
May 26, 2020 - 9:27 AM
Our world today is packed with modern technology. We cannot imagine life without computers or the Internet. We are surrounded by software and applications that make our everyday life easier and increase our productivity.

Bitcoin halving over - What comes next for the price?
May 19, 2020 - 2:27 PM
On Monday this week, the much-hyped price "halving" occurred on the Bitcoin blockchain - the 3rd such halving in its history. As halving takes place approximately every 4 years, and as Bitcoin was launched in 2009, there have been two previous halving events - one in November 2012, the other in July 2016.

Are German Car Companies Going To Be Dropping Prices During COVID-19?
May 13, 2020 - 2:50 PM
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to change daily life, many consumers are asking if the German car industry will be lowering prices due to the crisis. US and European auto manufacturers have already enacted temporary shutdowns. Manufacturing plants are taking extreme measures to reduce the spread of the Coronavirus. Many experts predict that these changes and measures may eventually impact the prices charged for German automobiles. Read on to learn if German car companies going to be dropping prices during COVID-19.

Migrating Mailboxes from Exchange to Office 365: What You Need to Know
May 7, 2020 - 10:49 AM
Most organizations and businesses use on-premise Exchange server for email communications. This means the organization takes full control over the physical hardware of Exchange server. Thus, it becomes a responsibility of the organization to maintain, upgrade, and secure the Exchange server regularly, which often requires additional resources, cost, and human-hours.

The Benefits of Artificial Intelligence in 2020
May 6, 2020 - 11:22 AM
Artificial intelligence is used across many industries and comes with many benefits. Find out more about this here in this article as we discuss some of these.

Five Ways Technology Has Changed the Gambling Industry
May 5, 2020 - 2:57 PM
The gambling and casino industry has been one of the biggest beneficiaries of the latest technological advancements being witnessed across the divide. With improved user experience being the highlight of these developments, a lot more can be said of the impact of technology. The convenience of gaming is at another level, as there is a major shift to online mobile gaming as opposed to the traditional casino gaming.

Can We Really Be Productive and Collaborative in the Comfort of our Own Home?
May 4, 2020 - 1:17 PM
Organizations can help their workforce stay productive in the midst of travel restrictions is by providing your workforce with the same corporate access and digital experience they would receive while at the corporate offices. This starts with having a seamless and secure onramp into corporate resources.

Securing Today's Remote Workforce - Best Practices to Secure VPN Services
April 27, 2020 - 2:42 PM
Given current events, going forward, VPN security and availability will be the focus for enterprise and security teams. However, just as any other technology, VPNs are also vulnerable to attack. This article details on how VPN services can be vulnerable and some methodologies to detect unusual VPN access. Enterprises can also put in place some best practices to secure VPN services as preventive measures.

How Live Streaming Technology and Platforms Are Changing Gaming
April 21, 2020 - 4:05 PM
This year the emergence of video conferencing and live streaming services has been huge, with even your gran now probably knowing how to use the likes of Zoom, Skype or even HouseParty. However, there are some niches of industries where online streaming has been a mainstay long before 2020. One of these is online gaming, where no matter if you're a Call of Duty nut or a table game aficionado you will have come across at least a couple of streaming platforms.

MobileIron, Adeya Bring Security to Enterprise Communications with Strategic Partnership
April 20, 2020 - 9:48 PM
MobileIron and Adeya are enhancing enterprise communications security through a strategic partnership and offering the solutions free during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Data Always Wins - How to Beat the Data Economy One Petabyte at a Time
April 20, 2020 - 12:41 PM
Data is without a doubt, now, the world's most valuable resource. But data is not "the new oil".Unlike oil, which is a depleting natural resource, data grows exponentially and is far from organic. The more data the world creates, the more machines we need to process it. This results in a compounding factor of petabytes, or even exabytes of data generated, and there are no signs of things slowing down.

AIOps is Dead. Long live AIOps!
April 17, 2020 - 3:57 PM
Today's solutions for AIOps are far from what we envision for our orchestration and automation systems. Here's how AIOps has to evolve.

Data Center Trends for 2020: What are the Most Important Offerings for IT Decision Makers?
April 14, 2020 - 1:43 PM
A recent State of Data Center Offerings survey dove into which data center-related products and services IT decision makers are prioritizing in 2020 and revealed some interesting trends around what priorities businesses are focusing on when choosing a data center provider.

3 Trends in the IT Channel Community
April 7, 2020 - 4:48 PM
It's not just about what's in the box anymore, we're seeing networks open up a new world of services and solutions for the channel to offer, and customers who are eager to tap into these to deliver a cutting-edge customer experience.

How to Protect Your Business from Cyber Attacks?
April 7, 2020 - 11:28 AM
Is your business solely dependent on technology? If so, you must be concerned about protecting it from the issue of cyber attacks, especially when they have the potential to damage its functionality. According to a study, small businesses are mostly targeted of cyber attacks, as small companies accounted for 43% of cyber attacks and it is only 14% of them that are prepared to defend themselves. This implies that your business is at great risk and you need to have pro-active measures to protect your business.

How to Make Cyber Security More Intuitive for Your Small Business
April 2, 2020 - 10:20 AM
There's nothing simple about cyber security. But as integral as it is to your business, it's imperative that you help your team understand how it works, why it matters, and what roles they each play.

NetFoundry Offer Free Programmable, Secure Remote Networking for Education, Medical and Law Enforcement Agencies
March 31, 2020 - 3:21 PM
The onset of this COVID-19 global pandemic has caused severe disruption throughout the world; as a result, a lockdown has been enforced in most regions and is having a specific and substantial impact on the workplace. With many offices closing, employees have had to self-isolate themselves in their homes, causing significant difficulties for communication within and between companies. In addition, most enterprises are currently utilizing Virtual Private Network (VPN) tunnels, which lack protection, and as warned by CISA, the use of these VPNs by remote workers will become a security risk for companies.

The Most Important Features of a VPN for Those Working Remotely
March 17, 2020 - 5:01 PM
Even before the coronavirus outbreak,having avirtual public network (VPN)had beenimportantfor anyone using the Internet, for reasons detailed in this VPN guide. But with the virus nowforcingpeopleto work remotely at an unprecedented rate, VPNs have becomean essential tool. However, with so many VPNs to choose from, it can be difficult to decide which VPN is right for you.

Top 6 Vulnerability Databases to Use in 2020
March 17, 2020 - 10:45 AM
Vulnerability databases are platforms that collect, maintain and share information about software and system vulnerabilities. These databases can be public or private and are often maintained by security researchers, governing bodies, or security vendors. In this article, you will learn how vulnerabilities are scored, and discover six notable and frequently updated vulnerability databases.

From Human to Digital Infection: Coronavirus Phishing Scam Signals a New Low
March 13, 2020 - 3:22 PM
On March 7th, an ongoing Coronavirus themed phishing attack was identified. This attack impersonates the World Health Organization (WHO) in order to trick victims to install "Formbook" (information stealing malware) on their machines. The malicious messages appear as if they are sent by WHO, with updates regarding the Coronavirus outbreak, which makes the phishing messages look legitimate.

When Choosing MSP Software, Think Strategically
March 13, 2020 - 10:13 AM
For businesses, integrating new software into the fabric of your company can make or break efficiency, productivity, and profitability. So before you go selecting the cheapest or trendiest option, make sure you take the time to understand all of the pertinent factors. This is especially important when it comes to managed service provider (MSP) software.

As Connected Endpoints and Systems Grow, MFA Becomes More Important
March 4, 2020 - 10:33 AM
The continuous growth in the number of connected devices within enterprise environments is driving the adoption of Multi-factor Authentication (MFA), well beyond the limited Two Factor Authentication (2FA), which has been in place for over two decades. MFA has taken off in the last several years and has matured into a "must have" with an increasing amount of options or "factors" including biometrics, geofencing and more.

A New Community for z/OS and Linux on Z Developers from the Open Mainframe Project
March 1, 2020 - 10:13 AM
Celebrating two decades of supporting open source approaches to technology, the Linux Foundation continues to grow in 2020, and recently announced the establishment of a new developer community from The Open Mainframe Project (OMP), which is intended to serve as a focal point for deployment and use of Linux and open source in a mainframe computing environment.

What an SME Looking for Fast Growth Needs to Do in 2020
February 25, 2020 - 1:44 PM
If you own or operate a company today, you are likely always on your toes about what you need to do to secure your company's future. Well it is not easy today to determine the precise path for continued success, but there are some things that appear to be the right approach and are working for the companies that lead their industries.

6. What an SME Looking for Fast Growth Needs to Do in 2020
February 25, 2020 - 1:41 PM
If you own or operate a company today, you are likely always on your toes about what you need to do to secure your company's future. Well it is not easy today to determine the precise path for continued success, but there are some things that appear to be the right approach and are working for the companies that lead their industries.

6 Cyber Security Tips for International Travelers
February 24, 2020 - 5:52 PM
When traveling for business or pleasure, be sure to follow smart digital habits o keep your devices and data safe.

Enterprise IT Trends for 2020 and Beyond
February 24, 2020 - 12:09 PM
smartShift Technologies sees a resurgence in enterprise IT investment, and specifically sees tremendous value in enterprise apps as a digital transformation driver.

TMC Announces the Winners of the 2019 infoTECH Spotlight Data Center Excellence Award
February 19, 2020 - 9:30 AM
TMC announced the winners of the 2019 Data Center Excellence Award, presented by infoTECH Spotlight.

Why do you need your own CRM?
January 29, 2020 - 12:41 PM
A CRM customer relationship management for the unenlightened is just a program or bit of software that does practically much what it says on the tin, deals with your associations with your clients. Obviously, an elephant always remembers, and neither does a CRM. That is on the grounds that a CRM stores the entirety of your clients' details in an organized, easy to use the database that everybody approaches.

What No One tells you about Technology behind Online Casino Software and Gaming?
January 24, 2020 - 1:50 PM
The cutting-edge technology of online casinos have powered numerous sites and games. On the other hand, an online casino outsources game improvement to third-party firms because of their wide range of games, which they license to online casinos. Casino software involves downloading software, and installing it on your PC, phone, or any other necessary gadget to enable you to play.

Ironsphere Announces Global Privileged Access Management Solution for Cuttone & Company
January 22, 2020 - 5:47 PM
This week, Jersey City-based Ironsphere, a secure access management software and services company that serves large enterprises and telecommunication services providers, announced that it has developed and implemented a global Privileged Access Management (PAM) solution for Cuttone & Company.

MetLife Stadium Sets Sights on Network Infrastructure Access Security
January 9, 2020 - 6:16 PM
This week, providers of advanced technology software, Ironsphere, announced that they have been chosen by MetLife Stadium as their provider for Privileged Access Management (PAM) security solutions across their large, distributed enterprise network infrastructure.

Winter Holiday Travel Tips: Staying Protected from Cybercrime
December 11, 2019 - 10:53 AM
As 2019 draws to a close and expatriates in the Middle East pack their bags and book their tickets to return to their home countries for the winter holiday season, nothing could possibly go wrong-except for a potential cybersecurity attack! Here are eight tips on how to stay protected while you are away on holiday:

How the RDMA Standards Battle Was Won
December 11, 2019 - 10:10 AM
Remote Direct Memory Access (RDMA), the ability to access memory on a remote machine without interrupting the work of its CPU, has many important uses.

5 Innovative Banking Technology You in the Next 5 Years
December 5, 2019 - 11:01 AM
New innovations in the banking sector are now changing the financial industry as well as the conventional banking landscape for the better. Multiple safety features, including biometric and cryptography that will increase the safety of banking transactions and broaden possible transaction options through remote applications.

The Technology Behind White Label Casino Software
December 4, 2019 - 4:18 PM
Online casinos are popping up almost every day on the internet. White label casinos make it easy to start and set up a casino in record time. The online gambling industry is growing and increasing yearly. Creating an online casino from scratch is quite the arduous task, and if the required technical knowledge isn't available, it can be even harder.

The Most Dangerous Software Errors of 2019
December 4, 2019 - 12:31 PM
The amazing community at MITRE recently published their list of the CWE Top 25 Most Dangerous Software Errors affecting the world in 2019. This list isn't opinion-driven, it is the result of multi-faceted analysis utilizing the work of organizations like NIST, as well as publicized Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE®) data. In order to determine the "top" flaws, a score is attributed based on their severity, exploitability, and prevalence in current software. It's not the kind of list that is going to win any positive accolades, that's for sure.

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