GUEST OPINION: It's easy for vendors to focus all their efforts on larger resellers but supporting smaller ones to flourish and grow is just as important.
GUEST OPINION: Like them or loathe them, passwords remain an important component of IT security within all businesses. Used to secure everything from email servers and databases to cloud resources and remote networks, they’ve been part of the IT landscape since business computing was first introduced.
Security vendor WatchGuard Technologies has agreed a deal with Vector Capital to make a large new equity investment in the business, acquire interests held by certain other investors, and become the company's majority shareholder.
Security vendor WatchGuard Technologies says network attack detections have reached a three-year high, and the fourth quarter of 2021 saw a record number of evasive malware detections.
GUEST OPINION: There's no doubt the last couple of years have been interesting ones for ICT channel businesses. The curve ball that was COVID-19 brought unprecedented uncertainty to the market and triggered a tsunami of digital transformation. So, what does the remainder of the year hold in store? Here are five security-related trends your channel business should be across in 2022.
GUEST OPINION: Australian managed service providers (MSPs) are constantly on the hunt for new ways to deliver better value to their business clients. Improving the performance of IT infrastructures supports business activity and ensures long-term and mutually beneficial relationships.
Security vendor WatchGuard Technologies has appointed Michelle Liao to the role of channel and distribution manager for Australia and New Zealand.
COMPANY NEWS by Watchguard Technologies: Having invested significant sums in IT security equipment and software over many years, a growing number of Australian businesses are looking to take a different approach.
Having invested significant sums in IT security equipment and software over many years, a growing number of Australian businesses are looking to take a different approach.
Security vendor WatchGuard Technologies has published research showing that more than 90% of malware arrives through HTTPS-encrypted connections.
Company News: WatchGuard Technologies, a global leader in network security and intelligence, multi-factor authentication (MFA), advanced endpoint protection, and secure Wi-Fi, today announced that it has integrated the WatchGuard Endpoint Security product family – previously known as Panda Adaptive Defense 360, Adaptive Defense, Endpoint Protection Plus and Endpoint Protection – into WatchGuard Cloud. As a result, partners and customers can now deploy and manage endpoint security, network security and MFA services via WatchGuard Cloud, enabling them to streamline security delivery, simplify operations, consolidate vendors, and bolster business growth and profitability.
Auckland-headquartered Soft Solutions has introduced pay-as-you-go subscriptions for WatchGuard firewalls in New Zealand.
Security vendor WatchGuard Technologies' Internet Security Report for Q4 2020 shows fileless malware attack rates grew by nearly 900% while unique ransomware payloads plummeted by 48%.
Security vendor WatchGuard Technologies has appointed Anthony Daniel to the role of regional director for Australia, New Zealand and Pacific Islands.
We asked a number of IT executives what the 'new normal' might look like as the impact of COVID-19 wanes.
Here's what the IT industry executives had to say.
GUEST RESEARCH: Q3 2020 Internet Security Report sheds light on COVID-19 threat trends, growing network attacks, malware targeting US SCADA systems, and more.
The accelerated shift towards remote working will continue to create new opportunities for cyber attacks in the year ahead, according to one global security firm.
We posed this question to a broad swathe of senior industry executives. Here's what they had to say.
As cloud technology, data analytics and cyber-security increasingly dominate the ICT agenda, old school CIOs need to find new ways to add value to the organisations they serve.
GUEST OPINION by Wayson Vannatta, Chief Information Officer at WatchGuard Technologies:Infrastructure, intellectual property and IT security…just a decade ago, the CIO’s role as curator and custodian of the backroom cost centre that was ICT was well defined. So was their place at the top table, where their expertise in what was then an esoteric area of operations went largely unchallenged.
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