Security
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Datacenters a key target for DDoS attacks - Arbor

Latest research finds firewalls at fault in some attacks

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Westcon and FireMon sign distribution deal

Security vendor and distie hop into bed together

Data security

Budgets still lacking for data management security - research

Despite high-profile data breaches, firms still not investing heavily in protection

spam

North America steals global spam crown - research

Latest figures from web security specialist AppRiver, claim North America has overtaken Europe in the spam generation stakes

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Cisco - careless behavior heightening malware risk

Annual security report finds targeted cyber criminal campaigns also to blame

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Security to get top billing in 2015 IT budgets

The new Piper Jaffray CIO Survey shows guarded optimism for IT spending growth, but fears of hacks and breaches are taking their toll

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Consumer cyber security 'a joke'

IoT means firms must focus on improved security

Internet of Things

Security risks of IoT must be addressed - FTC

Commissioner warns of 'immense' risks

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Network security spend on steady growth curve - Forrester

Research shows firms prefer to use one vendor for network security solutions

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HP's bug bounty aiming higher for 2015

Popular Zero Day Initiative set to focus on more high-value threats in 2015

In-depth
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MSP market saturation may lead to smaller players being dumped by vendors

Smaller players need to ensure that they don't fall prey to solution provider consolidation by vendors

Questions

Windows 10 service model raises enterprise, channel questions

Microsoft is banking on the fact that its next OS will be an improvement over prior iterations, but will the product’s sales model be as well received as the product itself?

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Microsoft Big Data acquisition shows willingness to embrace open platforms

The software giant embraces yet another open-source tool in R and stakes its claim in the analytics arena

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U.S. patent system 'broken'

Patent 'trolls' wreaking havoc for technology in the U.S.