Posts tagged as cloud

Securing the enterprise network

  Cybercrime is a real threat to everyone today; no matter the size of your business. It affects everyone who has an identity or a corporate image to protect. It is already a reality in southern Africa with incidents happening on a daily basis. There is only minimal reporting which we, the public, are aware […]

Cloud’s disaster recovery as a service

  Uptime is crucial for absolutely every single organisation, no matter how large or small. If any critical business application and data becomes unavailable for a few hours, it has the potential to wreak havoc across the organisation especially the bottom line. It could be something small as a patch for the enterprise resourced planning […]

To encrypt or not to encrypt?

  Encryption is a much debated topic with many diverse viewpoints. Some experts say encryption provides a valuable extra layer of protection against hackers. In some political circles the call is to stop encryption to make it easier to catch crooks and terrorists and then there are some that believe their businesses are of no […]

Data: the outsourcing question

  Outsourcing your data is no longer an “if” or a “when”, but rather a case of where and what to outsource. According to Lex van Wyk of Teraco, when designing new office buildings, large enterprises no longer plan for on-premise data centres but are instead opting for hosted solutions in colocation data centres. This […]