Why Half of Companies Are Raising Their DDoS Defense Budgets
DDoS attacks are only becoming more destructive, and companies know it: That’s why one-half (49 percent) of the 200+ respondents in the 2018 IDG DDoS Report anticipate their organizations’ DDoS defense budgets to increase. But why are so many companies willing to invest precious resources on DDoS defense? Let me explain. Just How Much Are… (0 comment)

Secure Application Delivery for Hyper-Converged Infrastructures
Today, every organization is undergoing digital transformation. Digital transformation will enable organizations of all sizes compete by using the right technology to drive innovation and time-to-market. Key to this is using the right hardware and software to simplify enterprise IT infrastructure, reduce cost and deploy innovative solutions that drive growth. Organizations have a lot of… (0 comment)

Next Generation Firewalls May Not Stop Malware
Best Defense Against Malicious Encrypted Traffic Bad actors and malicious insiders are concealing threats in encrypted traffic in an attempt to steal sensitive data. In fact, it is predicted that as much as 70% of cyberattacks will use encryption as part of their delivery mechanism by 2019. Meanwhile, the use of encryption is growing rapidly.… (0 comment)

How to Choose a Cloud Load Balancer
Load balancing of application traffic has been around for a long time. But, as more organizations move to the private and public cloud, it’s undergoing significant changes. Let’s look at some of the important considerations of this evolving technology. Three major requirements underlie IT operations and DevOps today: agile, efficiency and, multi-cloud operations. – Agile:… (0 comment)