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Posted on 15/05/2020 by charlene

Integrating network and security for the modern business

The network has become the most important section essential for the success of any organisation in a digitally driven environment. The network’s functions include: carrying data to users touching all points of the infrastructure serving as the link between everything an organisation does. However, as the network increases in complexity so do the challenges of […]

Posted on 15/05/2020 by charlene

Re-evaluating the importance of the network for IT and security

The power to drive the effective change required for the digital world is still underestimated by IT and security teams even though the network has become an invaluable strategic asset integral to any modern security, cloud, and app strategy. According to the Forrester Network Security Research 2020 report, there is still significant disparity between IT […]

Posted on 17/04/2020 by charlene

Don’t break the bank – Cyber Security, banking and breaches

Matthew O’Neill, Financial Services Industry Managing Director, Office of the CTO, VMware It doesn’t matter what bank or financial institution they work for, there’s one thing that I guarantee keeps all CIOs awake at night – Cyber Security. To be fair, security in the digital era is probably the number one topic across all sectors. […]

Posted on 27/03/2020 by charlene

Why Your Digital Transformation Needs SD-WAN

The digital transformation of networking is revolutionizing the way enterprises conduct business. Companies everywhere are capitalizing on a variety of cloud-based applications—from voice over Internet protocol (VOIP) calling to video streaming—to boost productivity, reach new markets and simplify Internal operations. As more businesses update their legacy infrastructures, many are leveraging software-defined wide area networks (SD-WAN) […]

Posted on 21/11/2019 by charlene

VMware Cloud on AWS: Get your basics right Part 3: Extend on-premises infrastructure to the cloud

Data center extension enables VMware Cloud on AWS users to extend on-premises infrastructure to the cloud to meet fluctuating capacity requirements. Learn about common challenges and how to overcome them in the final instalment of our three-part series. In the first blog of this series, we introduced VMware Cloud on AWS and the key customer driven use […]

Posted on 05/09/2019 by charlene

Cloud and Security Insights from Tesco

This year Tesco is celebrating its 100-year anniversary. Having begun life as a Hackney market stall in  1919, Tesco has grown to over 6,800 shops across the globe, becoming much more than the grocery chain that most of us know. As well as expanding into clothing, electronics and software, Tesco also offers financial services (Tesco […]

Posted on 05/09/2019 by charlene

Information Security saves lives at the International Committee of the Red Cross

There are currently 32 armed conflicts worldwide and the number of natural disasters is increasing rather than decreasing. Millions of people are affected by these conflicts and crises. One of the most important tasks of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is therefore to bring them the aid they urgently need. Besides that, […]

Posted on 05/09/2019 by charlene

Here’s how we fix the broken IT security industry

By Sylvain Cazard , VP EMEA, Software Defined Datacenter, Networking & Security. Despite the rapidly accelerating focus on IT security in the industry, our recent study with Forbes Insights found that only a quarter of business leaders across EMEA are confident in their current cyber security, and less than a fifth (18%) are confident in […]

Posted on 15/08/2019 by charlene

The changing face of cyber security

The State Of Enterprise Security In South Africa

Organisations are undergoing the most significant transformation in a generation thanks to the rapidly evolving digital world. Many refer to this as the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) and believe it will fundamentally change how we engage with one another. But for all the good this brings it means there will be new cyber security risks […]

Posted on 15/08/2019 by charlene

Ransomware threatens SA business environment

The State Of Enterprise Security In South Africa

This year we saw City Power in Johannesburg fall victim to a ransomware attack that not only crippled its Web site, but left consumers unable to buy pre-paid electricity. Sadly, this is just one example where local organisations are increasingly being targeted by malicious entities. Further afield, in the US alone, more than 20 public-sector […]

Posted on 26/07/2019 by charlene

Rethinking the organisational cyber security approach

The State Of Enterprise Security In South Africa

Our recent World Wide Worx survey, conducted in partnership with Trend Micro, has shown that local CIOs are not leading the company response when it comes to dealing with data breaches. This indicates a clear disconnect between C-suite and IT strategies that must be addressed if companies are to ensure data remains safe at a […]

Posted on 16/04/2019 by charlene

Getting ready for a software defined world

  Fifty years ago, the vision of the future was one of flying cars, robot butlers and bionic limbs. While we may not yet have the flying cars, we are moving closer to what was once science fiction. One of the things that didn’t feature on the list half a century ago was a world […]

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