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2017 IDG Enterprise Security Priorities Study

The 2017 IDG Enterprise Security Priorities study provides insight into the security roles and technologies that help mitigate risk and allow for business growth. As security continues to be a business focus, the purpose of the study is to better understand the security projects organizations are focused on now and in the coming year, as well as the issues that will demand the most time and strategic...

By · Apr 24, 2017

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Security Information & Event Management – What are Organizations Saying?

Security continues to hold its front and center position in business discussions as the transition to digital enterprises remains a focus. Because, the reality is – it isn’t a matter of if an attack will occur on a company, but rather when. As said by Jason Macy, CTO of Forum Systems, “While traditional solutions are a component of an overall cybersecurity strategy, a reliance solely on legacy...

By · Apr 20, 2017

Computerworld Forecast Study 2017

The 2017 Computerworld Forecast Study is conducted to determine IT priorities for 2017 in areas such as spending, staffing and technology. New this year, the study takes a closer look at digital disruption and the technologies associated with transformation. Key findings: IT decision-makers mostly plan to keep their current levels of investment in technology steady, with enterprises more likely to...

By · Mar 6, 2017

CSO Vendor Scorecard: Security Information & Event Management Research

Security strategy is an integral part of business growth and success. In order to create a better picture of where organizations are in their adoption of specific security technologies, CSO conducted the 2016 Vendor Scorecard: Security Information & Event Management research. The study outlines the adoption of SIEM, and the vendor characteristics needed to achieve their business goals. Key findings: Organizations...

By · Feb 27, 2017

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Security and the Digital Enterprise

2017 Global State of Information Security Survey Video Digitalization has become critical to every business, but where does security fit in? Bob Bragdon, SVP/publisher of CSO, shares insights from the 2017 Global State of Information Security Survey on how organizations are adopting new cybersecurity and privacy safeguards. In this 7-minute video, get inside the minds of security decision-makers and...

By · Feb 14, 2017

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What does the Future Hold for Technology Spending Plans?

When trying to engage tech decision-makers effectively, it is vitally important to know their tech priorities and spending plans for the future. But how do you go about finding this information without a crystal ball or time machine? Well luckily Computerworld conducts an annual study to forecast organizations’ future technology spending plans. And according to the 2017 Computerworld Forecast Study,...

By · Feb 9, 2017

2017 State of the Network

Network World’s State of the Network research is conducted annually to gain a deeper understanding of the network environments within today’s organizations. Results look at how the network professional role evolves, technology adoption trends, investment priorities and challenges taking place in the network. The 2017 study discusses how all of these changes are being managed, and where...

By · Jan 10, 2017

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2017 Global State of Information Security Survey

The 2017 Global State of Information Security Survey was conducted to explore how businesses are embracing a modern approach to threat management and information sharing. Key findings include: Organizations are prioritizing their spending on security initiatives that align with the evolving digital ecosystems. Internet of Things (IoT) is a growing investment area for 2017 and practices to secure the...

By · Dec 7, 2016

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The Connection Between Security and Data & Analytics

Security is a consistent theme when talking about data and analytics, whether it be using data to better monitor and keep tabs on the security of your services, or using security solutions to protect your data. IDG Enterprise’s 2016 Data & Analytics research explains the importance of joining security and data, how organizations are able to use data to secure themselves, and the strategies and...

By · Dec 6, 2016

2016 IDG Enterprise Cloud Computing Survey

The 2016 IDG Enterprise cloud research brings to light the powerhouse that cloud computing has become. While traditional cloud models such as SaaS, PaaS and IaaS continue to be staples in organization’s IT environment, businesses are focusing their resources to learn about more recent cloud technologies and find the best fit for hosting their applications – 56% of organizations are still identifying...

By · Nov 1, 2016