Posts of category: Industry Commentary

mymacaddress
Industry Commentary

Review: MyMacAddress.com Takes On Relevant Problem/ 4.5 out of 5 Stars

So far, Apple’s Mac computers remain relatively unscathed in the antivirus epidemic plaguing PCs. But Macs are equal opportunity for network connectivity threats. In fact, because so many VPNs aren’t…

The Ivy League
Industry Commentary

Provisioning: Q&A with Ben Ruset, Princeton University

Ben Ruset is systems administrator at Princeton University. He speaks to VPN Haus about pressing provisioning issues all organizations - academic or corporate - should consider. 

The Ivy League
Industry Commentary

Provisioning: Q&A with Ben Ruset, Princeton University

Ben Ruset is systems administrator at Princeton University. He speaks to VPN Haus about pressing provisioning issues all organizations - academic or corporate - should consider. 

Industry Commentary

Rescue NAC From the Garbage Pile? Part 2

In the second part of our series on NAC, let’s look more closely at the way the industry has tried (and, we think, failed) at solving the complexity around NAC. Rather than dealing with the…

Industry Commentary

Rescue NAC from the garbage pile? Part 1

This one isn’t marketing’s fault, although they didn’t do much to help. We’re talking about NAC and it’s dismal market performance. So what happened and should it be rescued? We’ll tackle this – piece…

Industry Commentary

What We're Reading, Week of 5/17

Insecure about Security…

Industry Commentary

What We're Reading, Week of 5/17

Insecure about Security…

Industry Commentary

De-provisioning is Just for Former Employees, Right? Wrong!

There’s the nightmare scenario where your network is targeted by professional hackers in a distant country unleashing any number of bad things on your systems. But, really, any associate with some…

Industry Commentary

Google adds to ongoing connectivity struggles at colleges

As we recently noted, as colleges move quickly to adopt new technology, IT administrators are struggling to map existing information security policy with the new solutions. In the most recent example,…

Industry Commentary

IT departments should make the case for corporate resources

NetworkWorld’s Tim Greene takes on the issue of information security and corporate resources this week. The piece focuses on John Pironti’s, president of IT Architects, talk at the Interop conference…