Not If But When: Why You Need an Incident Response Team on Standby
Last year, half a billion personal records were lost or stolen, the Internet Security Threat Report from Symantec revealed. Ransomware attacks grew by 35%, spear-phishing by 55%. Far more than a simple inconvenience, breaches and attacks come with a high cost. The 2016 Cost of Data Breach Study: Global Analysis found the average data breach […]Read more
Improve Your Software-Defined Data Center with Cross-Cloud Architecture
A cloud is a cloud is a cloud. If only that were true. Cloud is the foundation for our software-defined data centers (SDDCs). Yet one of the greatest operational challenges facing today's enterprise is working across cloud environments. How did we end up with so many cloud environments? As this infographic shows, 37% of line […]Read more
Use Vblock to Create Your Own Powerful Converged Cloud Infrastructure
The promise of converged infrastructure is a single solution that dramatically lowers compatibility issues between computing, storage, and network devices; cuts cabling and cooling costs; and reduces power and space needs. VCE pioneered converged infrastructure solutions with their introduction of Vblock Systems. Their solution combines the best of VMware virtualization, Cisco networking and computing, and […]Read more
Which Dell EMC Solution Is Right for You?
IMPEX offers a robust portfolio of enterprise storage products from Dell EMC, the top provider of storage solutions for mission-critical applications. At IMPEX, we are a Premier Dell EMC partner. That relationship means you have access to our experience and our expertise as you choose the right storage solution for your business. Dell EMC offers the […]Read more
Splunk Real Time Security
Splunk Enterprise Security (ES) provides SIEM (security information and event management) better than other SIEM apps on the market. Why? Because it gives you a real-time view into your security situation at any given moment. It does that with an easy-to-use dashboard. Within Splunk ES, the Security Posture page of the dashboard gives a summarized […]Read more
High-stakes move: How to make your data migration a glowing success
Data migration is no simple feat for any business. It's a specialized task requiring planning and specific tools to accomplish successfully. For far too many companies, this task results in failure and budget overruns. The Bloor Research Group tells us that more than half of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) migrations have significant problems, and nearly 20% of […]Read more
From top to bottom: Who should own the customer service experience?
Who is ultimately responsible for the customer service experience inside your enterprise? The CIO? The CMO? Marketing? The Customer Service department? What Drives the Need for Better Customer Service Experiences? Consider this data from Forrester about customer experience: "Consumers expect better, faster, and more connected experiences, emphasizing the importance of customer experience (CX) for businesses […]Read more
Do you need a crystal ball to choose the right tech providers?
With cloud services, should you choose public, private, hybrid — or a combination of all three? For digital transformation, what technologies make the most sense for your business? When staffing essential projects, do you hire full-timers or create a contingency team for the short-term? These questions reveal only a handful of the dilemmas businesses face […]Read more