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How an MSP brings comprehensive security services to diverse clients

Learn how Northstar adopted Bitdefender for MSPs to both improve security for their end users and to make managing that security at scale easier than ever Continue reading

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SambaSafety’s mission to reduce risk begins in its own datacenter security partnerships

Security and privacy protection increasingly go hand in hand, especially in sensitive industries like finance and public safety. For driver risk management software provider SambaSafety protecting their business customers from risk is core to their mission — and that begins … Continue reading

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For a UK borough, solving security issues leads to operational improvements and cost-savings across its IT infrastructure

The next BriefingsDirect enterprise IT productivity discussion focuses on solving tactical challenges around security to unlock strategic operational benefits in the public sector. For a large metropolitan borough council in South Yorkshire, England, an initial move to thwarting recurring ransomware attacks ended … Continue reading

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Architectural firm attains security and performance confidence across virtualized and distributed desktops environment

A discussion on how BLDD Architects gains better overall security, management, and data center consolidation from being nearly 100 percent virtualized across multiple distributed offices. Continue reading

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Regional dental firm Great Expressions protects distributed data with lower complexity thanks to amalgam of Nutanix HCI and Bitdefender security

Modern dentistry depends on more than good care. It also demands rapid access to data and applications. For a rapidly growing dental services company — consisting of hundreds of dental offices spread across 10 US states — the task of … Continue reading

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How one MSP picked Bitdefender’s layered security approach for cloud-to-client protection

Solving security concerns has risen to the top of the requirements list for just about everyone, yet service providers in particular have had to step up their game. Just as cloud models and outsourcing of more data center functions have … Continue reading

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How a large Missouri medical center developed an agile healthcare infrastructure security strategy

Healthcare provider organizations are among the most challenging environments to develop and implement comprehensive and agile security infrastructures. These providers of healthcare are usually sprawling campuses with large ecosystems of practitioners, suppliers, and patient-facing facilities. They also operate under stringent … Continue reading

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Kansas Development Finance Authority gains peace of mind, end-points virtual shield using hypervisor-level security

Implementing and managing IT security has leaped in complexity for organizations ranging from small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) to massive government agencies. Once-safe products used to thwart invasions now have been exploited. E-mail phishing campaigns are far more sophisticated, leading … Continue reading

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How a Florida school district tames the wild west of education security at scale and on budget

Bringing a central IT focus to large public school systems has always been a challenge, but bringing a security focus to thousands of PCs and devices has been compared to bringing law and order to the Wild West. For the … Continue reading

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The next line of defense—How new security leverages virtualization to counter sophisticated threats

When it comes to securing systems and data, the bad guys are constantly upping their games — finding new ways to infiltrate businesses and users. Those who protect systems from these cascading threats must be ever vigilant for new technical … Continue reading

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DevOps and security, a match made in heaven

This next BriefingsDirect DevOps thought leadership discussion explores the impact of improved development on security and how those investing in DevOps models specifically can expect to improve their security, compliance, and risk-mitigation outcomes. Listen to the podcast. Find it on … Continue reading

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The Open Group panel explores how standards thwart thorny global cybersecurity issues

How can global enterprise cybersecurity be improved for better enterprise integrity and risk mitigation? What constitutes a good standard, or set of standards, to help? And how can organizations work to better detect misdeeds, rather than have attackers on their … Continue reading

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Cybersecurity standards: The Open Group explores security and safer supply chains

Welcome to a special BriefingsDirect presentation and panel discussion from The Open Group San Diego 2015. This follows an earlier discussion from the event last month on synergies among major Enterprise Architecture frameworks with The Open Group. The latest discussion, … Continue reading

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Thought leader interview: HP’s global CISO Brett Wahlin on the future of security and risk

Listen to the podcast. Find it on iTunes. Read a full transcript or download a copy. Sponsor: HP. Follow the HP Protect 2013 activities next week, Sept. 16-19. Join HP’s Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) to learn about how some … Continue reading

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