Magic Quadrant Finds Increase in Targeted Phishing Attacks
Posted: Tuesday, August 28, 2012 9:54 AM by Jason Woo
Leading analyst firm Gartner just released the 2012 Magic Quadrant for Secure Email Gateways (SEG) * and noted an uptick in targeted phishing attacks. The report states "Phishing attacks continue to oscillate, while more targeted phishing attacks...   Read more >
Making Over The Reseller Mentality In a Cloudy World
Posted: Tuesday, July 10, 2012 12:29 PM by Kathryn Lodato
For veteran VAR executives, the total reinvention of IT buying models has been a challenge in adaptability. In today’s cloud-focused environment, some resellers wonder what exactly is left for them to do when vendors drive cloud services and SaaS...   Read more >
Amazon Crashes: Oh No; More on Third-Party SLAs
Posted: Saturday, April 23, 2011 9:45 AM by Dave Meizlik
The sky is falling! Or maybe it’s just the clouds… regardless, this week’s crash of Amazon’s Elastic Cloud Compute (EC2) - is simply incredible. One of the largest and most reliable cloud providers in the world DIED. Redundancies...   Read more >
On-Premises Appliance Combined with In-Cloud Security
Posted: Tuesday, February 08, 2011 6:37 PM by Talia James

Computerworld recently posted an excellent article on Websense® TRITON ™.  They bring attention to the importance of the combination of both an on-premises appliance with secure content filtering in the cloud.  The release of TRITON, which serves as a package for web, email and data security both through appliance and in-cloud categorization, is a revolutionary breakthrough to organizations who often operate with a large percentage of remote workers.

“The benefit of the Triton approach is you don’t have to deploy the appliance at every remote office” – David Meizlik

In addition, Computerworld points out how specialized Websense software can be used on work computers to direct traffic through the Websense secure cloud service – even if the gateway shuts down, security remains in the cloud.

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