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Business and Technology

Driving Security Transformation at James Cook University

When Australia’s James Cook University needed to consider its perimeter security, it began with a thorough review of its own systems and requirements across multiple campus locations.

By FortinetNovember 12, 2018

Business and Technology

Securing SD-WAN in Distributed Healthcare Environments

Organizations are becoming increasingly reliant on digital capabilities across industries, and this is no different in the healthcare space. New technology has enabled patients to take a more hands-on role in their care, simplified patient/physician communication, and improved the ability of patients to get care in rural locations. For this adoption of technology to be effective, however, healthcare providers must ensure they have the necessary WAN (wide area network) infrastructure to accommodate more requests and greater bandwidth needs.

By Nirav ShahFebruary 16, 2018

Industry Trends | Business and Technology

The Connected Campus: Digital Transformation in Education

As the education space undergoes digital transformation, the IoT and artificial intelligence bring new risks and opportunities. Learn how schools can protect their networks while adopting new technology.

By Sowjanya O'NeillFebruary 16, 2018

Industry Trends | Business and Technology

Executive Insights: Winning the Digital Transformation Cyberwar

The vast majority of cybercrime we deal with is opportunistic and automated. It is the domain of criminals trolling for the unaware and vulnerable. They target unpatched systems and vulnerable applications, exploit gullible end users, break through inadequate security systems, and infect people wandering around the web in places they probably shouldn’t go.

By Jonathan Nguyen-DuyFebruary 15, 2018

Business and Technology

Unified Threat Management for Higher Education

Higher education is embracing new technology and open networks to foster student innovation. Learn how unified threat management can manage cost and thwart threats while improving operational efficiency.

By Sowjanya O'NeillJanuary 25, 2018

Business and Technology

Score an A in Cybersecurity using a 5-Point Checklist

Learn the critical cybersecurity challenges plaguing K-12 schools today and how to mitigate them with this five-point cybersecurity checklist.

By Sowjanya O'NeillJanuary 12, 2018

Industry Trends

Securing Customers’ Networks as Their Workforce Becomes More Mobile

Across industries, your customers are embracing BYOD and BYOA for the many benefits they have been shown to bring in terms of cost reduction, increased employee productivity and efficiency, as well as increased employee retention. However, there are also inherent risks with allowing devices and applications not managed by your customers’ organizations to access their corporate networks and digital resources.

By Phil KeeleyNovember 21, 2017

Industry Trends

The Future of Cybersecurity Part I: The Problem of Complexity

It seems like CSOs are always seeing flashing red lights on their security dashboards these days, warning them of another breach or risk of compromise. There are so many security events happening day in and day out that it’s difficult to decide what’s the top priority. That’s a good metaphor for the state of cybersecurity efforts across the globe – we’re in a constant state of flashing red. That is, if we even see the attack coming, which we increasingly don’t. Recent breach disclosures, once again, show that...

By Aamir LakhaniNovember 06, 2017

Industry Trends

Preparing Your Network for the IoT Revolution

26 Connected Devices Per Human by 2020 Changes the Security Equation: How to Make Sure Your Network is Prepared We seem to be hearing about the Internet of Things (IOT) and the security challenges related to it everywhere these days… While there is no denying that IP-based connectivity continues to become more and more pervasive, this is not a fundamentally new thing. What is new is that the target audience is changing and connectivity is becoming much more personal. Connectivity is no longer limited to high -nd technology consumers...

By Ken McAlpineOctober 04, 2016

Industry Trends

Networks are Changing. Security Needs to Keep Up.

Introducing the Fortinet Security Fabric Networks are currently undergoing dramatic change. Organizations are simultaneously wrestling with issues such as BYOD, IoT, virtualization, SDN, cloud, the proliferation of applications, Big Data, and the expectations of the next generation of employees to blend their work and their personal lives on a single device of their choosing, with instant access to any data, at any time, from any location. This has exponentially increased the attack surface that organizations need to be concerned with. For...

By John MaddisonApril 25, 2016