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DEFINITION: SMS spam (sometimes called cell phone spam) is any junk message delivered to a mobile phone as text messaging through the Short Message Service (SMS). The practice is fairly new to North America, but has been common in Japan for years. In 2001-2002, the systems at DoCoMo, the country's major service provider, were overcome by the volume of SMS spam, causing users' screens to freeze and spreading programs  … 
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Don't Settle for Passé Email Protection
sponsored by Mimecast
WEBCAST: In this webinar, you'll learn the basics on how to beef up your email protection strategy. Prepare yourself, your colleagues, and your organization for advancements in this evolving imperative.
Posted: 02 Jun 2016 | Premiered: Jun 2, 2016

Mimecast

Elevate's CISO Explains Why He Switched Managed Security Providers
sponsored by MASERGY
VIDEO: One CISO was unhappy with the level of service from their managed security provider and decided to look for a new one. Watch this quick, 2-minute video to learn how this CISO compared two competing managed security providers, why he recommends doing side-by-side comparisons, and why he chose to go with the provider he did.
Posted: 31 May 2016 | Premiered: 25 May 2016

MASERGY

Eliminating Confusion - Virtualization vs. Private Cloud
sponsored by Stratoscale
WEBCAST: Tune in to this webinar to clear up any cloudiness you may have about the differences between virtualization and cloud computing as well as how they fit in with SDCC and hyperconvergence.
Posted: 17 Jun 2016 | Premiered: Jun 17, 2016

Stratoscale

Different Workloads, Different Architectures, One Solution
sponsored by Citrix
WEBCAST: This webcast reviews the two very different architectures required by traditional vs. cloud-era workloads, and how a single cloud management platform can be used to control them both.
Posted: 06 Nov 2013 | Premiered: Sep 19, 2013

Citrix

Dirty Little Secrets: Mobile Apps Invading Your Privacy
sponsored by Veracode, Inc.
WEBCAST: Join Tyler Shields, Senior Security Researcher at Veracode, as he discusses the evolving mobile security threat landscape and shares real-world examples of how your data is being used (or misused) in some of the most popular mobile applications.
Posted: 27 Jul 2011 | Premiered: Jul 27, 2011

Veracode, Inc.

Disable Lost PCs and Data Remotely
sponsored by Intel
VIDEO: Learn how the all new 2010 Intel® Core™ vPro™ processor family can help by disabling lost or stolen PCs via a poison pill, and how they can be easily reactivated via server-generated passwords thanks to Intel® Anti-Theft Technology and WinMagic.
Posted: 27 Apr 2010 | Premiered: 22 Jan 2010

Intel

Discover a Cost-Effective Alternative to Traditional Storage
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: Are you challenged by storing large volumes of unstructured data? Look past traditional solutions for a new approach.
Posted: 06 Sep 2016 | Premiered: Sep 6, 2016

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IBM

Discover the Benefits of Database as a Service
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
VIDEO: Watch this video to learn about a Oracle's Exadata and SuperCluster Engineered Systems that deliver extreme database performance—while reducing costs and complexity.
Posted: 02 Feb 2015 | Premiered: 18 Jul 2014

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

Disk Backup with Deduplication
sponsored by ExaGrid Systems, Inc.
WEBCAST: This webcast discusses disk backup with data deduplication and the paradigm shift that's going on in data protection overall. Discover common mistakes and pitfalls you can make in your selection process when considering a data protection plan and key takeaways to prevent them.
Posted: 12 Sep 2013 | Premiered: Sep 12, 2013

ExaGrid Systems, Inc.

Don't Get Lost in Multi-Vendor Support Chaos
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
VIDEO: This video features a case study of one company that moved on from to a single vendor to end the chaos in their support environment.
Posted: 21 Jan 2014 | Premiered: 08 Jan 2014

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

Driving Effective Application Security in the Enterprise: An End-to-End Approach to Addressing One of the Biggest Threats to a Business
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: This crucial webcast examines how you can protect existing and developing applications and provides some best practices for ensuring end-to-end application security.
Posted: 19 Jul 2013 | Premiered: Jul 19, 2013

IBM

Dynamic Virtual Clients
sponsored by Intel
VIDEO: In this video, Dave Buchholz and Clyde Hedrick explain how Intel IT is considering implementing Dynamic Virtual Client (DVC) technology that will provide a more robust and flexible platform that users want and that the enterprise needs.
Posted: 03 Dec 2009 | Premiered: 05 Nov 2009

Intel

Economic & Productivity Impact of IT Security on Healthcare - Video
sponsored by Imprivata
WEBCAST: View this webcast to explore the results of a recent Ponemon Institute study that indicate a clear need for healthcare institutions to invest in modern communications technology to ensure efficient patient care, as well as compliance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) regulations.
Posted: 08 Nov 2013 | Premiered: May 8, 2013

Imprivata

EMC Video Surveillance Storage Solution
sponsored by EMC & Arrow
WEBCAST: Watch this concise webcast to uncover the key features of an industry-leading storage solution which has been specifically designed to support your video surveillance systems.
Posted: 16 Apr 2014 | Premiered: Apr 16, 2014

EMC & Arrow

Emerging Trends Radar Screen
sponsored by Gartner
WEBCAST: Tune in to this in-depth Gartner webcast to learn about emerging trends and how consumerization and mobile devices are driving innovation in the enterprise, and how you can tap into these rising trends to take your organization to the next level.
Posted: 02 Jul 2014 | Premiered: Jul 2, 2014, 01:00 EDT (05:00 GMT)

Gartner

Enabling the Journey to-IT-as-a-Service
sponsored by Citrix
WEBCAST: This brief webcast looks at how mobile devices have changed the way people work, and how employees now expect IT-as-a-Service, with self-service end-user delivery.
Posted: 06 Nov 2013 | Premiered: Sep 19, 2013

Citrix

End-to-End Mobile Device Management
sponsored by Zenprise
WEBCAST: Watch this brief video to learn how you can say yes to consumerization, letting your employees bring their beloved devices to the workplace, while also maintaining the vital security you need.
Posted: 08 Mar 2012 | Premiered: Mar 8, 2012

Zenprise

Endpoint Protection Small Business Edition
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
VIDEO: Small businesses may think they have enough protection, but they are at risk to attacks. The budget and staff for small businesses is often smaller than larger corporations, so they need a security plan that protects against a multitude of attacks. View this video to learn more about endpoint protection for small businesses.
Posted: 05 Sep 2012 | Premiered: 05 Sep 2012

Symantec Corporation

Enhance Security with Intel® vPro™ Technology
sponsored by Intel Corporation
VIDEO: Security and compliance are strong values even in a down economy. Hear from a variety of clients that have used Intel® vPro™ Technology to identify problems, disable and enable the network, enhance patch management, and enabled them to isolate threats quickly and efficiently.
Posted: 08 Sep 2009 | Premiered: 08 Sep 2009

Intel Corporation

Enhancing End-to-End Cloud Security: Part 3
sponsored by Intel Security
WEBCAST: This brief video explores the security options to secure cloud data centers, devices, data and more and then explains the future developments that will make the cloud even more secure. View now to enhance end-to-end cloud security.
Posted: 13 Sep 2013 | Premiered: Sep 12, 2013

Intel Security

Enhancing Enterprise Security in 2016
sponsored by Intel
WEBCAST: In this informative webcast, Chris Young maps out a new model for cybersecurity, and shares what's currently underway. Learn how to get the most bang for your security buck and what role the government is playing in keeping your enterprise secure.
Posted: 15 Aug 2016 | Premiered: Mar 31, 2016

Intel

Enhancing Security with Intel® Trusted Execution Technology
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
VIDEO: This video explains – in less than five minutes – how to enhance security with Intel Trusted Execution Technology (TXT). View now to learn more about this hardware-based security solution that can help you boost platform security, support compliance, protect virtualized data centers' clouds, and more!
Posted: 29 Aug 2013 | Premiered: 29 Aug 2013

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Enhancing Server and Cloud Security with Intel® Trusted Execution Technology (Intel® TXT)
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
VIDEO: This brief animation highlights the technologies, benefits, and uses of Intel® Trusted Execution Technology (Intel® TXT) in server and cloud environments.
Posted: 07 Apr 2011 | Premiered: 14 Dec 2010

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Enhancing Workplace Mobility and BYOD with the VMware Horizon Mobile Secure Workplace
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WEBCAST: This informative webcast examines how desktop virtualization is emerging as the go-to solution for these BYOD issues, and takes a look at a tool that can secure your mobile environment while streamlining management.
Posted: 12 Sep 2013 | Premiered: Sep 12, 2013

VMware, Inc.

Enterprise Messaging Security and Management
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WEBCAST: Email is a mission-critical application for business and will grow annually 25-30% through 2009. This paper examines how to secure and simplify the management of your messaging infrastructure and ensure the security your electronic communic...
Posted: 16 Oct 2006 | Premiered: Oct 16, 2006

Symantec Corporation
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WIRELESS SPAM DEFINITION (continued): …  that caused the phones to dial emergency numbers. According to some experts, other parts of the world should brace themselves for a similar deluge. Others, however, point to several reasons why SMS spam is not likely to become as prevalent in North America and Europe as it is in Japan. For one thing, text messaging itself is much more popular in Japan. Forrester Research reported that 80% of Japanese mobile users use text messaging, in contrast to just 17% in the United States. Furthermore, it costs the sender about $0.08-0.12 to send each text message -- not prohibitive for most users, but too … 
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