It’s safe to say that no one likes change. It makes us uncomfortable and puts us in positions that we are not familiar with. This is certainly true in our personal lives, but it’s also true in our jobs. It seems every time there is some kind of major technology shift everything changes, and IT needs to adapt, adopt new best practices, and develop new skills. Think back to the transition from mainframes to PC computing, TDM voice to VoIP, and physical servers to virtualization.
The Internet of Things (IoT) is everywhere and its use is growing fast. IoT is used by local governments to build smart cities. It’s used to build smart businesses. And, consumers are benefitting as it’s built into smart homes and smart...
The number of security incidents involving mobile devices has increased over the past year, but companies are not protecting their mobile assets as well as they do other systems. One in three organizations admitted to suffering a compromise due to a...
Digitally transforming enterprises are now able to seamlessly integrate a myriad of service providers and business partners globally through diverse private interconnections. Equinix’s Global Interconnection Index volume 2 (GXI2)...
Digital transformation and cloud security have led to a dramatic shift in how enterprises manage their applications and infrastructure. These two trends have developed into business necessities and have also changed the relationship between the...
Slack has given large business customers control over the keys used to encrypt and decrypt data created in its team collaboration application. The enterprise key management (EKM) feature was initially unveiled at the company’s...
Rapid digitalisation has resulted in a surge in both the number of endpoints and the means by which cybercriminals can infiltrate enterprise networks. Around the globe, the total financial damage due to cybercrimes is predicted to reach $8 trillion...
Mobile employees, distributed enterprises, and the move to the cloud are all forces that are driving organisations to transform their networks. But what about the arrival of 5G? Are you prepared for how that will affect your network? The growth...
For all the criticism that Amazon Web Services has received for allegedly stripmining open source software for corporate gain, the company that should perhaps scream loudest is no defenseless startup. It’s Google. At a recent AWS Summit,...