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The SEC’s amendments highlight the need for companies to focus on cybersecurity and the wider business

In March 2022, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) proposed amendments to its rules regarding the disclosure of cybersecurity expertise within businesses. These amendments are meant for institutional investors, shareholders and investors to showcase the need for heightened focus towards cybersecurity at the core of business, surpassing conventional strategies that have allowed multiple headlining […]


Wireless mesh connectivity empowering the smart warehouses of the future

Chris Wall – Director of Sales at Rajant Corporation, discusses how a wireless mesh network and continuous mobile connectivity is enabling warehouse operators to meet growing fulfilment demand and the likes of mobile robots, devices and automated equipment can help augment worker productivity, automate difficult processes and optimise the accuracy of repetitive and high-volume tasks […]


Managing the challenges of unstructured data 

Scotty Calkins, Sr. Systems Engineer, Datadobi, discusses four key current challenges of managing unstructured data and evaluates potential solutions. Let’s face it: today’s unstructured data environments are chaotic. Masses of redundant, obsolete or trivial (ROT) data sit collecting dust on network shelves, the sheer volume of unstructured data keeps getting larger, and heterogeneous storage structures […]


The evolving cyberthreat landscape and the benefits of AI and Machine Learning

Derek Manky, Chief, Security Insights & Global Threat Alliances, FortiGuard Labs; and Jonas Walker, Security Strategist with Fortinet’s FortiGuard Labs, discuss the changing threat landscape and the role of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in fighting today’s cyberthreats. Nowadays, threat actors are leaning on new tools and techniques to improve the efficiency of their attacks. […]


How modernizing our security posture helped grow our business

David Weisong, CIO at California-based environmental consulting firm Energy Solutions, explains how the company has gained a competitive advantage to win more business as a result of modernizing its security posture. Cyberattack threats against utility companies continue to rise in quantity and sophistication and, as the CIO of an environmental consulting firm that works with […]


How businesses can best balance security and privacy

California-based Linh Lam, Chief Information Officer at Jamf, discusses strategies and tools that can best help businesses achieve a balance between successful cybersecurity and respecting customer and employee privacy. The UK government’s latest Cybersecurity Breaches Survey 2022 found that almost one in three businesses (31%) and a quarter (26%) of charities suffering attacks said they […]


Appreciating the role of the system administrator

To mark System Administrator Appreciation Day, Don Boxley, CEO and Co-Founder of DH2i; Surya Varanasi, CTO of StorCentric; and Brian Dunagan, Vice President of Engineering, Retrospect, offer us their thoughts on the importance of the critical but frequently undervalued role of the system administrator. Don Boxley, CEO and Co-Founder, DH2i There are numerous reasons to […]


Remote Work is here to stay – Here’s how to overcome traditional networking limitations

Don Boxley, CEO and Co-Founder, DH2i, tells us SDP overcomes VPN connectivity and security obstacles, while ensuring lower cost, increased performance and fast ROI.  Even before the pandemic, the move towards remote work was trending up. A 2017 Gallup poll showed 43% of employed Americans were already working from home at least some of the time. In […]


Create a data fortress for protection against ransomware attacks

Tuhina Goel, Director of Product Marketing at Nutanix, offers insight into the ever-growing threat ransomware attacks present. As the forms these attacks take diversify, businesses will have to take multi-faceted approaches to defend against them. Cybersecurity Ventures predicts that ransomware will cost its victims around US$265 billion annually by 2031. Businesses will face a new […]


Developer experience key to Digital Transformation success

Atlanta-based Ravi Lachhman, Field CTO at Shipa.io, tells us how the success of Digital Transformation projects can be determined by a CIO’s ability to create a supportive and engaging culture for their engineers. CIOs eager to enable Digital Transformation across their organizations are often surprised to learn just how much influence their company’s developer culture […]


Cloudflare report reveals upsurge in DDoS attacks

In its ninth report, Cloudflare has uncovered evidence of an evolution of cyberthreats. With an upsurge of DDoS attacks of over 600% since the last quarter, new statistics of application-layer and network-layer targets revealed the vulnerabilities of online media companies, telecommunications and Internet technology industries. Cloudflare, the security, performance and reliability company helping to build […]


Ivanti research finds that employees are frustrated by work-provided tech

Ivanti has announced the results of its State of the Digital Employee Experience (DEX) study. Ivanti worked with global Digital Transformation experts and surveyed 10,000 office workers, IT professionals and the C-suite to evaluate levels of prioritization and adoption of DEX in organizations and how it shapes daily working experiences for employees. The report revealed […]


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