Dos and Don’ts of a Successful SD-WAN Strategy

As organizations flock to new technologies like cloud, mobile, big data and analytics, they increasingly look to software-defined, wide-area networking (SD-WAN) to improve efficiency and productivity. Realizing the full promise of SD-WAN; however, takes a keen understanding of the do’s and don’ts of deployment. IDC predicts the SD-WAN market will grow from just $225 million… The post Dos and Don’ts of a Successful SD-WAN Strategy appeared first on CCSI.
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October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month: Online Security Steps to Take

You can’t read anything about online security without noting the problem is getting bigger. Ransomware, open-source threats and black hat actors aren’t terms just for the IT guy anymore–they’re real threats coming at your business from online activity. The cost of threat is also real; industry and media reports indicate that cyber theft will cost… The post October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month: Online Security Steps to Take appeared first on CCSI.
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Take a Dynamic Approach to SDN Security

Virtualized networks and SDN (software-defined network) architectures are “the next big thing,” offering businesses new opportunities to grow and change. They bring together far-flung facilities in a single, secure network and let people from all locations communicate as if they were in the same building. SDNs also create big challenges to IT and cybersecurity teams.… The post Take a Dynamic Approach to SDN Security appeared first on CCSI.
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2 Ways to Speed Recovery from Cloud Data Loss

Despite organizations’ readiness to embrace cloud and awareness of the risks, too many are too slow to recover from data loss. For example, research from Everbridge finds that organizations take an average of 27 minutes to rally the right team of experts once they declare an incident, and those minutes add up quickly in direct… The post 2 Ways to Speed Recovery from Cloud Data Loss appeared first on CCSI.
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3 Mistakes Never To Make When Evaluating Cybersecurity

Over the past decade, the cybersecurity market has exploded, and growth remains brisk. Cybersecurity Ventures expects that the cybersecurity spending globally will reach $1 trillion by 2021, up from an estimated $120 billion this year. Despite this increased spending on security products and services, when it comes to protecting their digital infrastructure, organizations are struggling… The post 3 Mistakes Never To Make When Evaluating Cybersecurity appeared first on CCSI.
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