Posts of category: Industry Commentary

Cybersecurity Strategy·Data Security·Encryption·Endpoint Management·Industry Commentary·Internet of Things

Customer Survey Highlights Secure IoT Communications and Reliable Technical Support from NCP engineering

With the rise of IoT devices in the workplace, it is becoming increasingly important for companies to build secure IoT structures. Secure networking is business-critical for enterprises, service…
Industry Commentary·Internet of Things·VPN

OVUM Report Highlights NCP’s Secure Remote Access Technology and Expansion into IoT and IIoT

We recently briefed Rik Turner, Principal Analyst of Infrastructure Solutions at Ovum Consulting, on our VPN client software (IPsec and SSL), VPN gateways, central management consoles and…

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Certificates·Industry Commentary

Does Bringing an ’Ethical Hacker’ In House Pay Off?

A study last year estimated that the global losses from cybercrime ranged from $375 to $575 billion – for just 2014 alone. This figure is only expected to get higher with each passing year as…

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Industry Commentary

The Lessons of Cybersecurity Awareness Month and What to Expect in the Year Ahead

For 11 years now, the U.S. government has recognized October as Cybersecurity Awareness Month. While the original goal may have been to acknowledge the growing risks that cyberthreats pose to national…

Industry Commentary·IT policy

How One Challenging Gig with My Band Prepared Me for a Career in Cybersecurity

Sometimes, connections between work and play appear when they're least expected. You wouldn't expect, for example, a guitar-shredding metal-head to carry over much from his time on stage to his career…

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Industry Commentary·VPN

OPM Breach Shows Need for 'Nimble' Government Network Security

No matter how you look at it, the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) is on the hook for revealing the records of millions of Americans. The only question is how many millions.

Industry Commentary·IT policy

IT Security? “Yes Please,” says Uncle Sam – But Offers No Tangible Help

When it comes to IT security, government agencies around the world are aware of the challenges and risks small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) face. So it only figures that they offer help, in…

Industry Commentary

Mobile World Congress: E.ON Achieves Secure Remote Access with Samsung, NCP

Last month, Samsung hosted one of the largest, most-visited booths at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona – and rightfully so. The company chose the world's largest mobile industry trade show to…

Endpoint Management·Industry Commentary

SXSW: Three Cybersecurity, Remote Access Takeaways from Austin

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Industry Commentary·IT policy

Europe: More than Just 'Stumbling Forward' to Improved Cybersecurity

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