Hybrid Approach Offers Solution to File Sharing Dilemma
As IT and users fight the data deluge brought on by big data, social networks and multimedia, the benefits of implementing enterprise-class file sharing quickly ......
March 2012- Size, frequency and complexity of distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks are all on the rise, making data center security and availability a top concern for most enterprises. The goal of the attack is to prevent the data center from functioning. This translates, potentially, to a complete shutdown of ecommerce transactions, email delivery, voice or DNS services, Web site access and other business-critical services. The business impact will depend on the length of time the ...
Detailed actions of privileged users is critical in today's business environment of IT outsourcing, off-shoring and supplementing IT staff with contractors. Regulations require documenting what users actually do with the privileges and rights granted to them and how their actions impact the IT environment.
Traditional approaches, such as log files, cannot fully meet these requirements. For a full accounting of what specific actions were taken on a specific system, at a specific time, ...
February 2012- Advanced Persistent Threats or APTs are a class of highly sophisticated, targeted attacks. Since the publicity associated with the January 2010 news that numerous large organizations in the Internet, finance, technology, media, and chemical sectors had been targeted by APTs, this style of attack has received a great deal of attention. Since 2010, numerous APT attacks have been publicly acknowledged by organizations of in the software, security, defense and other industries. The wide range of industries these ...
DDOS attacks continue to threaten businesses that depend on the Internet. With organizations relying on their Internet infrastructure more than ever, the impacts of DDoS attacks are high, resulting in lost revenues, decreased customer satisfaction and negative brand reputation.
Learn more about DDoS attack trends in this Neustar® Insights report. Where are attacks originating? Are they getting bigger? When are you most likely to be hit? And more.
Like any business, midsize banks face an increasing number of security challenges, as well as strong competition. This paper examines how an integrated, holistic approach to security can also encourage business growth and innovation.
By reading this paper, you?ll also learn about the various security solutions offered by IBM and its business partners.
January 2012- The cloud computing model is being adopted by many organizations because of it's efficiency, performance and cost benefits. But some organizations may be shying away from cloud because of security concerns. Read this data sheet from IBM to learn about services from IBM that can help you secure your cloud computing solutions. Discover how IBM experts can guide you through the security and privacy concerns, help identify and prioritize security requirements, and develop a high-level ...
January 2012- When it comes to acquiring the right security solution today, midsize retailers face a number of obstacles?including costs, complexity and business disruption. This paper analyzes the various challenges and also reviews a number of integrated solutions from IBM that can meet your needs. Read it to learn more.
Hackers and cybercriminals are constantly refining their attacks and targets; which means you need agile tools to stay ahead of them.
Download this white paper, Reducing the Cost and Complexity of Web Vulnerability Management, to learn how you can reduce the risk of hackers finding your site and attacking it by using automated vulnerability assessments to identify exploitable weaknesses and take corrective action.
January 2012- Download this guide to help you take the guesswork out of implementing SSL for Exchange 2010, making it easier than ever to get the SSL certificate you need for a successful and secure Exchange implementation, and to take advantage of powerful capabilities such as Subject Alternative Names (SANs) and United Communication Certificates (UCC).
Learn About How SSL Technology Can Improve Your Site
"The Shortcut Guide to Business Security Measures Using SSL" examines current information security threats to business and describes techniques for developing a security management strategy that leverages established best practices.
Designed for IT professionals and business managers, this guide provides an overview of security threats, their impact on businesses, and, perhaps most importantly, practices and technologies for controlling security risks.
Every security professional knows that syslog is the main protocol for security. And most Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) systems frame this as the singular way of collecting log data. For today?s security professional, syslog protocol dominates, and is almost always synonymous with logging.
However, SIEM is really more about security information of all types. It is also about event detection and management from multiple data sources, not just syslog fi ...
"It may just seem like DDoS attacks don't exist at all." Find out why Tier1 Research gives the thumbs-up to SiteProtect - Neustar's cloud-based DDoS mitigation solution. Get a knowledgeable third party's take on the benefits of stopping attacks in the cloud, far away from key infrastructure.
Discover why T1R likes SiteProtect's cost-effectiveness, along with the flexibility its on-demand service affords. See what Tier1's expert analyst says about Neustar's 10+ years of ...
"It may just seem like DDoS attacks don't exist at all." Find out why Tier1 Research gives the thumbs-up to SiteProtect-Neustar's cloud-based DDoS mitigation solution. Get a knowledgeable third party's take on the benefits of stopping attacks in the cloud, far away from key infrastructure.
Discover why T1R likes SiteProtect's cost-effectiveness, along with the flexibility its on-demand service affords. See what Tier1's expert analyst says about Neustar's 10+ years of DDoS mitigation ...
Discover how DDoS attacks are getting larger, more sophisticated and dangerous. Learn the risks to Internet infrastructure, revenues and brand equity. See how those risks multiply the more your business depends on the Web.
Find out why small and medium-sized businesses are in some ways even more threatened by DDoS attacks than larger enterprises. Get insight into the ways IT environments have changed - and why that can complicate your efforts to protect ...
December 2011- Colorado Community College System resolves performance issues for mission-critical applications.
December 2011- Use a Converged Infrastructure of HP ProCurve networking solutions and a consolidated, virtualized HP server and storage environment to deliver high quality services to three remote campuses, power virtual classrooms, and support a projected enrollment increase of 25 percent.
There is a recent and exciting movement to cloud-based infrastructures in K-12 education - and for good reason. Cloud computing enables access to
applications, data, information, content and curriculum from anywhere an Internet connection is available.
It helps improve secure data management and meets the needs of rapidly changing content and software applications. Perhaps best of all, cloud computing helps districts maximize every dollar by creating IT efficiencies, scalability, and compatibility with multiple ...
This whitepaper discusses how K-12 districts can unleash the freedom that Wi-Fi affords them in learning and administration, by embracing sophisticated WLANS. It provides an overview of wireless learning, the HP Advantage, protecting students/data, easing and unifying management and how to lower TCO.
The pressure to achive in K-12 education has never been greater. Students are expected to learn more, teachers and administrators are expected to do more, and all of this has to be measured more, even while budgets are cut. This strategy guide explains how you can upgrade technology, standardize equipment and improve IT practices in your schol district.
This whitepaper is a rich media document, and includes IDC Analyst reasearch, multimedia content, solutions ...
March 2012- Download this whitepaper to learn about HP's Instant-On Enterprise Business and Government Solution, as well as Mega Trends that will change how enterprises work, and technology imperatives that will impact IT.
The Network Barometer Report 2011 presents the aggregate data from 270 Technology Lifecycle Management Assessments conducted by Dimension Data in 2010.
The report reviews the networks' readiness to support business by evaluating the configuration variance from best practices, potential security vulnerabilities, end-of-life status and operating system environment of the included network devices.
It is clear from this year's results that businesses are maximizing their investment by choosing to sweat network assets deeper into the ...
Data migration projects are renowned for running over time and over budget. But data migration no longer has to be a high-risk proposition - if you have the right methodology, tools, and people in place. If you want to improve or consolidate your systems - or introduce new applications to boost performance - you can't avoid migrating data. But you can avoid many of the pitfalls along the way.
Download "Data Migration: A ...
Moving sensitive data outside of the traditional enterprise security perimeter to the cloud raises significant security risks. Whether using Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS), or Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), understanding the risks and overcoming the security barriers to cloud adoption is an enterprise imperative.
Gain vital insights on which cloud security approach meets your security objectives and what issues to consider before moving sensitive data into cloud environments like Amazon EC2 including:
• Security risks ...
As the operational lifeblood of enterprises, SAP modules run the gamut from enterprise resource planning (ERP) to Human Resources (HR), oftentimes containing sensitive data affected by internal governance mandates or external regulations. Explore the challenges for securing SAP data and the various technology approaches and their tradeoffs. Learn how to:
• Maximize security while minimizing the impact on SAP and IT operations
• Secure data that is dispersed throughout SAP databases as well ...
Securing sensitive database information with transparent data encryption (TDE) enables you to pass audits and avoid damaging data breaches without application changes or compromising system performance. However, native TDE offerings can cause operational challenges ranging from encryption key management to securing unstructured reports and spreadsheets that reside outside of the database.
Compare two approaches for transparently securing data and learn:
• TDE strengths and weaknesses - for internal and external transparent data ...
This independent survey, sponsored by Vormetric and conducted by the Ponemon Institute, provides insight into the impact cloud computing is having within organizations and on sensitive data in SaaS and IaaS environments. Over 1,000 IT security and compliance professionals weighed in on cloud computing practices within their organizations, including types of data placed in the cloud, data protection measures and security roles and responsibilities.
• How IT Security and Compliance teams ...
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Hybrid Approach Offers Solution to File Sharing Dilemma