VMware: How Technology and Employees Must Combine to Fight Cyber Crime
Although used as a plot device for countless Hollywood movies – from Swordfish to Die Hard 4 – it is only more recently that cyber security breaches have become a significant talking point for businesses, especially when it is their reputation, IP and competitiveness that is at risk. Due to the misfortune of security breaches at brands such as TalkTalk, Sony and Ashley Madison, business decision makers are beginning to look to cyber security, not simply as an IT afterthought but as an important investment.
And it’s about time. Cyber security has never been so crucial.
The landscape is changing, with organisations becoming more open in how they manage data and IT services. This has caused difficulty for the tech community, and many IT departments are struggling to balance the demands of employee mobility with traditional security methods.
At the same time, we are seeing numerous specialised players popping up with new fixes for niche problems. However, these incremental tactics are proving ineffective – like trying to fix a broken leg by covering it in sticking plasters – and organisations are crying out for a holistic solution that can go beyond the perimeter defence and siloed data. This is where VMware NSX comes in.
Read the entire article here, Guest Blog: How Technology and Employees Must Combine to Fight Cyber Crime
via the fine folks at VMware!