15 January, 2019 | Jeff Melnick

Top 10 Best Network Monitoring Tools

If you don’t know the state of your network every second of the day, you're like a blind pilot inevitably headed for disaster. Fortunately, the market now offers many good software solutions, both commercial and open source, for network monitoring. Handpicked related content: [Free...
6 June, 2014 | Brian Keith Winstead

Network Auditing vs NSA Surveillance

Last December, Microsoft published an article on its official blog detailing steps the company planned to take to protect its customers’ data from government snooping. Written by Brad Smith, general counsel and executive vice president for Microsoft Legal & Corporate Affairs, the article...
20 February, 2014 | Brian Keith Winstead

Preparing for the Outside Auditor with Regular Monitoring

Does your business get audited by outside agencies? If you handle sensitive data, such as customer credit card numbers or patient health information, there’s a good chance you do. And the approach of auditors probably fills most IT professionals with a certain amount of dread. Queue Blue Öyster...