General Computing Executive Commentary

  1. How To Ramp Up The Security Of Industrial Networks
    2/22/2017

    It is inevitable the adoption of the Industrial IoT (IIoT) is going to continue to grow, facilitating more and more devices to be connected to networks. By Wenyuan Niu, Product Manager, Moxa, Inc.

  2. Thinking Outside The Box: Why Cloud Storage Services Are A Bad Fit For Managing Brand Assets
    2/15/2017

    The popularity of cloud-based storage and sharing tools has skyrocketed over the past five years. Businesses and consumers use Google Drive, Box, and Dropbox for sharing files, collaborating on documents, and coordinating projects in real time.

  3. Is The Seatbelt Fastened On Your Cloud Services?
    2/13/2017

    Getting to your destination safely with private, public, or hybrid cloud services. By Scott Montgomery, vice president and chief technical strategist, Intel Security

  4. Protect All Endpoints From Ransomware
    2/9/2017

    If you think your business is safe from ransomware, consider the following from the U.S. By Omry Farajun, President, Storage Guardian

  5. MongoDB And Open Source: Super-Sized Vulnerability?
    2/7/2017

    Recent attacks on MongoDB remind us that the convenience of open source utilities may come at a heavy security price. Luckily, new techniques and technology offer a solution. By Rami Mizrahi, Vice President of R&D, TopSpin Security

  6. 2017 Tech Trends: The Beginning Of The Fourth Industrial Revolution
    1/27/2017

    It’s the time of year where I get to predict the future, made all the more fun when you consider we are at the start of the fourth industrial revolution. Tech trends are perpetually shifting, and while only a few hang around to become long-term mainstays, these are the topics likely to be dominating conversation. By John Zanni, CMO, Senior Vice President Cloud & Channel Programs at Acronis

  7. Can vNAS Take vSAN To The Next Level?
    1/26/2017

    vSAN (a virtual storage area network) has been around for almost three years now. When VMware introduced it, the company gave the ranks of storage array and software vendors a run for their money in the race to win customers who were looking for scale-out virtual storage. By Stefan Bernbo, founder and CEO, Compuverde

  8. The Cloud + Your Clients’ Business: What MSPs Need To Know In 2017
    1/20/2017

    If it feels like everybody is talking about cloud, it’s not your imagination. Cloud is growing at 19.4 percent compound annual growth rate (CAGR) and shows great promise for 2017. With this kind of growth, what changes should MSPs expect to see in their clients’ business use of cloud in 2017? By Kirill Bensonoff, Founder of Unigma

  9. Misconceptions About Developing Mobile Applications For Enterprise
    1/19/2017

    In part one of this series, I looked at six misconceptions IT managers come across when running enterprise mobility projects. This article focuses on misconceptions about developing mobile applications for Enterprise. Simply because some mobile application development tools leverage skills such as HTML, CSS, and JavaScript doesn’t mean it will be as easy as building a web application. While web developers have had more focus on the mobile experience of their websites, there are additional constraints with mobile application development.

  10. Selecting The Right Security Vendor Partner: 4 Signs You’ve Met Your Match
    1/11/2017

    Channel partnerships, like many relationships, begin with a great deal of enthusiasm. Sometimes it’s a summer fling, other times it leads to long-term commitment, but how do partners know when it’s truly a match made in heaven? As competition in the managed services sector heats up, today’s MSPs know their continued success depends on more than just offering superior services to their clients.