Is Your Risk Mitigation Strategy Resilient Enough?

When your system goes down, it’s a disaster – plain and simple.  

Whether it’s a ransomware attack that’s shut users out of their email or a software glitch that’s knocked over an e-commerce portal, end users don’t care about the cause of an outage.  

They expect the systems they rely on to be “always-on.” 

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Barracuda Networks: Making Business Disruption and Data Loss a Thing of the Past

barracudaThis article is the third in a five-part series profiling companies leading the field in disruptive technology

Threats to organization’s data become more sophisticated and insidious with every year, forcing companies to look at security from different angles and more holistically. Many security professionals and companies feel it’s no longer enough to monitor and secure the network perimeter as they have in the past. At the same time, new models for IT delivery have not only changed what needs to be secured, but also how.

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Big Data: How to prepare for a new era of intelligence

Dell Softchoice IDC report big data

According to International Data Corp (IDC), nearly 1 in 3 Canadian organizations will begin either experimenting with Big Data or will enter the proof-of-concept stage this year. A further 1 in 5 will progress beyond that point into production. This is indicative of the fact that Big Data has reached an inflection point in the country and is transitioning rapidly into the mainstream.

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