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Unified communications benefits and risks: does your enterprise really need it?

Building business cases for unified communications (UC) based on cost savings has proven difficult. What’s more, many organizsations are also concerned about data security issues involved.  It is getting clearer that the real benefit of UC comes from better interaction between company employees and from closer integration of communication and collaboration in a more efficient business […]

Cloud attacks are following enterprise workloads

Enterprise workloads are shifting to cloud and hosting environments in ever greater numbers and attacks that have historically targeted on-premises environments are following them, according to a new report. But while attacks on cloud environments have increased significantly in frequency and are becoming as diverse as those targeting on-premises data centers, the data also reveal […]

Security vendors rush to plug serious Internet vulnerability

A serious Internet vulnerability dubbed “Heartbleed” has exposed 66 percent or more of the Internet to attack, according to Finnish digital forensics and security company Codenomicon, which discovered the security hole. By exposing the memory contents of a Web site’s server, the Heartbleed vulnerability potentially allows attackers to steal the most sensitive information such as […]

Understanding the relationship between WAN optimization and remote offices

Remote offices pose special problems for the data center. Each office requires its own local servers for key applications, which then need local backups. However, since so many remote offices lack skilled IT employees, maintenance and backups are left in the hands of untrained workers, leading to serious support problems. Today, the Internet and dedicated […]

Cable&Wireless to provide and manage Ermegildo Zegna’s global IT communications network

Cable&Wireless has won a three-year, multi-million Euro contract to provide a global communications infrastructure for Zegna, the luxury men’s clothing company. Cable&Wireless will proactively manage Zegna’s growing international communications infrastructure from its data centres in Dublin and Munich. The Ermenegildo Zegna Group is the world leader in luxury men’s clothing, employing more than 7.000 staff worldwide with […]