Bricata adds threat hunting to traditional IPS/IDS [Review]

These days, even the most basic cybersecurity defenses for any medium to large enterprise will include an intrusion prevention system (IPS) or an intrusion detection system (IDS). Even by itself, a well-tuned IPS/IDS system that is constantly monitored by security Continue reading Bricata adds threat hunting to traditional IPS/IDS [Review]

The Cloud Payoff: Ensuring Hybrid Works for Your Enterprise

As more and more enterprises move to hybrid cloud, there are some interesting relationships among enterprises, Internet and cloud exchanges, and colocation providers to satisfy IT strategies through hybrid clouds.   In its Strategic Roadmap for Data Center Infrastructure, Gartner notes that “by 2019, Continue reading The Cloud Payoff: Ensuring Hybrid Works for Your Enterprise

Some Easy Ways To Improve Network Troubleshooting (by Keith Bromley)

Some Easy Ways To Improve Network Troubleshooting Author:  Keith Bromley, Senior Solutions Marketing Manager, Keysight Technologies  According to the Enterprise Management Associates report, Network Management Megatrends 2016, IT teams already spend around 36% of their daily efforts on reactive troubleshooting Continue reading Some Easy Ways To Improve Network Troubleshooting (by Keith Bromley)

Hyperconverged infrastructure gets its own Gartner magic quadrant

Hyperconvergence is winning over enterprises that are drawn to its potential to ease management, streamline the deployment of new workloads, and optimize infrastructure costs. As much as 20 percent of business-critical applications currently deployed on three-tier IT infrastructure will transition Continue reading Hyperconverged infrastructure gets its own Gartner magic quadrant

Having a boardroom conversation about cybersecurity and material risk

I know a lot of persuasive folks in the cybersecurity community who can easily conjure up a dozen different cyberattack scenarios detailed enough to scare the socks off any board member. Many of us have been hearing about these hypothetical Continue reading Having a boardroom conversation about cybersecurity and material risk

UK Leading Global Improvements in Security Maturity

Add to favorites Micro Focus survey finds “much higher degree of operational sophistication”. The fifth annual State of Security Operations Report from LSE listed security specialist Micro Focus finds the UK leading the global pack in improved cyber defence capabilities. Continue reading UK Leading Global Improvements in Security Maturity

Cisco Adds Workload Protection To Tetration

Cisco has announced new capabilities for its Tetration platform. Originally released as a data center visibility product, Tetration can now monitor applications for known vulnerabilities and anomalous behavior. Cisco places software agents on application hosts to monitor application processes, system Continue reading Cisco Adds Workload Protection To Tetration

How to choose the right SD-WAN transport and why it matters

Businesses and their distributed enterprise locations grow more dependent on connected resources every day. That’s because employee and customer expectations and behaviors are evolving and having quick access to business information or constant connection to personal applications is changing the Continue reading How to choose the right SD-WAN transport and why it matters

Sometimes When It’s Not Broken, You Should Fix It

Businesses sometimes are not too keen on switching to newer software. There is the expense of spending money on the software, the implementation, and the training that is necessary. It takes up a lot of time and energy and could Continue reading Sometimes When It’s Not Broken, You Should Fix It