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Symantec 4.0: "We needed to change"
Klasie Holtzhausen, Senior Director, Pacific Channel Sales at Symantec tells Techday that the company needed to change when it came to dealing with the channel market.
Symantec’s Global Channel Strategy in detail...
Symantec has announced a new Global Channel Strategy, designed to change how the company goes to market.
Top 13 Cyber Security predictions for 2014...
Cyber security is now a topic with implications for every major line of business and market segment.
Kiwis urged to consider 'privacy balance'
If the Edward Snowden situation has taught us one thing, it might be that privacy is very often just an illusion.
Telecom ramps up security efforts following Yahoo Xtra breach
With an "unconfirmed" amount of Yahoo Xtra email accounts breached, telco has taken swift action - locking down users' accounts in a bid to stop the attack.
Cyber Security lab launch marks NZ first
New Zealand’s first cyber security lab will be opened at the University of Waikato today, coinciding with the launch of a new qualification, the Master of Cyber Security degree.
Yahoo Xtra email breach - The one that got away…
As one of the biggest global providers of email, Yahoo is at the frontline of this battle - they alone block more than 600 billion spam messages a month.
Top 10 NZ Business Predictions for 2014
With 2014 almost upon the ICT industry, Symantec has offered an indicator into what lies ahead for the New Zealand technology sector.
“Wait a minute…The Internet knows more about me than my own mother?”
Whispers. The secret to predicting the future is to listen for the whisper, according to Symantec.
Virtualised security: Hybrid protection for your clients
A virtualised world calls for virtualised security. Jon McGettigan, Fortinet New Zealand general manager provides the low-down.
Internet of Things will become the 'Internet of Vulnerabilities'
The Internet of Things will become the 'Internet of Vulnerabilities' in 2014 according to security company, Symantec.
2014… time to address cyber security time bomb
Keeping business systems safe and protecting the data that they hold has never been more difficult to achieve.
Cloud offers so much, but beware of hidden risks
While customers are taking advantage of the seemingly unlimited computing resources available in the cloud, they should beware of the hidden risks in doing so.
Top 10 PC complaints in 2013...
PC slowdowns, lengthy startups and sluggish browsers are just some of the most common technical peeves reported by computer users this year.
Fire the CIO - hire the CDO says CA Technologies
Digital is becoming an increasingly important and strategic element of business but it is yet to be fully embraced or understood.
38m Adobe users unaware of major data breach
Ten weeks after admitting 38 million users have been affected by a cyber security attack, Adobe reveals it is taking longer than expected to warn customers.
Trustwave: How to effectively manage risk
When a colleague I used to work with wanted us to get to the core of the matter at hand, he would ask us to ‘cut through it’.
When it comes to security... HP's cyber chief calls for all hands on deck
"Which alligators do I get out of the swamp first? The ones biting my ankles or the huge ones sitting by the side of the lake?"
Just another security list? Don't be short-sighted, think ahead…
Whether it be in our daily life, business productivity or even national security, cyber security is an issue for the masses.
SMBs need help to better understand cyber attack threats
Research reveals over half of SMBs globally do not see cyber attack as a significant risk.
Top tech tips to transform your business in the New Year
Technology is more affordable, accessible and powerful than ever before, making it possible for every small to medium business owner (SME) to use tools that were once only accessible by larger businesses.
Symantec: Macs, Malware and Security Myths
It’s called the Halo Effect. iPods and iPhones created a "halo" that drove sales of Macs to business users.
Wedge Networks set to spearhead global Cloud Security drive
Wedge Networks, a leader in real-time network security solutions for Enterprises and Service Providers, has been chosen by The CloudEthernet Forum to help lead its new Cloud Security initiative.
Taking an expert look at NZ’s enterprise security landscape
For New Zealand organisations across every industry, security has never had such high visibility.
Palo Alto Networks and VMware unite in cyber crime fight
Palo Alto Networks and VMware reveal new partnership, backed by a new jointly-developed solution.
Govt targets security with new Chief Privacy Officer role
"It is important that New Zealanders have confidence in government agencies to do all they can to ensure personal information is kept safe."
Get in the Cloud driver's seat with EMC…
Accelerate your journey to the cloud with EMC’s new midrange solutions.
Android App Review: Trend Micro Mobile Security
Trend Micro have been in the online security / anti-virus business for a while, and now that business has extended to mobile devices.
Plan B: It's all about RECOVERY, not backup
Recovering servers is usually furthest from an IT Manager’s mind but at Plan B we have an expert team doing just that all day every day.
StorageCraft shakes up NZ's DR market with new cloud solution
"Starting today, every business can enjoy confidence, convenience and peace of mind in knowing its data, databases and even entire servers can be virtualised in minutes…"