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A closer look at the impact of cloud video surveillance: What does it mean for CIOs?

We take a look at the impact of cloud video surveillance on today’s businesses as more organisations are using cloud technology for business development. Rishi Lodhia, Managing Director EMEA, Eagle Eye Networks, considers what the growing adoption of cloud video surveillance means for CIOs and some of the major advantages of utilising the technology for […]

The Zero Trust security model — A must-have for the new normal hybrid world

Vibin Shaju, Presales Director, EMEA Enterprise, McAfee, tells us how a Zero Trust model can create a strong foundation for holistic security and why it is required, particularly as the Coronavirus pandemic caused a surge in the number of data breaches. Prior to the emergence of the COVID-19 pandemic, the business case for cloud computing […]

Expert discusses addressing the talent shortfall in technology

There is a strong focus on cyberskills within the technology industry, as employers are constantly seeking ways to attract and retain new talent as skills gaps widen. Anthony Webb, Vice-President EMEA, A10 Networks, says building and nurturing talent is a vital part of creating a resilient industry and all organisations should look to make this […]

How subscription models can support the future delivery of healthcare

If healthcare providers are to remain resilient when faced with curveballs like the current pandemic, they must adapt and operate with more advanced and robust business models to thrive. John Phillips, EMEA GM and SVP of Sales at Zuora, says healthtech companies and healthcare providers need to ensure they have sustainable business models in place to […]

Look closer to home for the skills to accelerate Digital Transformation

It goes without saying that business leaders must assess the importance of maximising resources to meet customer demands. Chris Buijs, EMEA Field CTO, NS1, discusses how companies can maximise their resources without sacrificing performance as they compete in the digital economy. The term ‘Digital Transformation’ is more readily applied to technological change within enterprises than […]

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning – The digital sentinels

Tamer Odeh, Regional Director at SentinelOne in the Middle East, explains why AI and Machine Learning are invaluable tools to ensuring the workforce environment is secure, as the workforce relies heavily on automation as the skills gap widens. He discusses how, by using AI, organisations can take a proactive approach to secure the data that is so […]

Editor’s Question: How are data centre leaders optimising their infrastructure to meet Digital Transformation demands?

Digital Realty, a leading global provider of carrier and cloud-neutral data centre, colocation and interconnection solutions, recently announced the opening of its third data centre in Singapore. The multi-story, 50-megawatt facility, known as Digital Loyang II or SIN12, is Digital Realty’s largest data centre in the country and will bring the company’s total committed investment […]

2021: The year of visibility, performance and infrastructure everywhere

CIOs and their IT teams must adopt solutions that give a holistic overview of the network if they are to succeed in developing an infrastructure that supports working from anywhere. Elie Dib, Senior Vice President, EMEA at Riverbed Technology, says 2021 must be the year of establishing infrastructure everywhere and CIOs and their teams need […]

‘Boundless Cybersecurity’: How SonicWall is helping to uncover unknown threats

SonicWall research has highlighted an upward trend in the frequency of several cyberattack techniques, with malicious actors preying on vulnerabilities created during the pandemic. Osca St Marthe, Executive Director Sales Engineering, EMEA, SonicWall, tells Intelligent CISO’s Jess Phillips how the company’s portfolio of re-architectured solutions and ‘Boundless Cybersecurity’ model is offering advanced solutions to organisations seeking […]

Strategies to ensure cybersecurity aligns with 2021 business objectives

The remote working model has meant more organisations have had to adapt to a hybrid workforce and creating a culture of security while building an updated cybersecurity strategy is critical. Alain Sanchez, EMEA CISO and Senior Evangelist at Fortinet, discusses some key ways to build out a robust cybersecurity plan for a hybrid workforce. Every […]

Why business analytics matters

Business analytics (BA) is the iterative, methodical exploration of an organisation’s data, with an emphasis on statistical analysis. Successful business analytics depends on data quality, skilled analysts who understand the technologies and the business and an organisational commitment to using data to gain insights that inform business decisions. Industry experts share insights on the types […]

Adapting to and preparing for the ‘new normal’

Hadi Jaafarawi, Managing Director – Middle East, Qualys, discusses the ‘new normal’ and how to manage vulnerabilities that this new way of working may present. A hundred years from now, historians will lack sufficient hyperbole to describe 2020. Even now, we are still trying to grasp the enormity of what’s happened. The worst public-health crisis […]