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ALSO CALLED: e-Mail (Communications), Email (Communications), e-mail, Electronic Mail, Electronic Mail (Communications)
DEFINITION: E-mail (electronic mail) is the exchange of computer-stored messages by telecommunication. (Some publications spell it email; we prefer the currently more established spelling of e-mail.) E-mail messages are usually encoded in ASCII text. However, you can also send non-text files, such as graphic images and sound files, as attachments sent in binary streams. E-mail was one of the first uses of  … 
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Intelligent Spear Phishing Protection: Stopping Highly Targeted Attacks
sponsored by Cloudmark
WHITE PAPER: In this brief paper, discover how today's spear phishing attacks operate, as well as how they evade conventional defenses. Learn how to employ protection against these highly targeted attacks with next-gen context analysis and real-time reporting dashboards.
Posted: 25 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Cloudmark

Hacking the Human Operating System
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll learn what warning signs to look out for to minimize the risk of a social engineering attack. Protect your enterprise from advanced hacking techniques with insight on how these hacks occur.
Posted: 06 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Intel

The Complete Guide to Office 365 Security
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This document gives an in-depth look at the security features that Microsoft has built into Office 365. Discover how stringent Office 365's security practices are and learn exactly what's being done to protect your valuable data.
Posted: 22 Dec 2015 | Published: 22 Dec 2015

Datto, Inc.

How to Restore Trust in Your Bank’s Email Channel
sponsored by Easy Solutions
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how financial institutions can easily take advantage of DMARC to regain confidence in their email security.
Posted: 18 Dec 2015 | Published: 18 Dec 2015

Easy Solutions

Infographic: Improving Customer Experiences in the Omnichannel Age
sponsored by Avaya
WHITE PAPER: This infographic denotes clear steps toward unifying all of your touchpoints to deliver exceptional customer service. Learn how to give your audience a consistent journey regardless of where or how they interact with you.
Posted: 15 Dec 2015 | Published: 15 Dec 2015

Avaya

Email and Threat Intelligence: From Inbox to Action
sponsored by ThreatConnect
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how you can adopt an automated process for gaining threat intelligence from phishing emails. Learn how you can turn dangerous emails into weapons of your own.
Posted: 14 Dec 2015 | Published: 14 Dec 2015

ThreatConnect

Hsin Chong Construction Group, Ltd. Experiences Storage Success
sponsored by Veritas
WHITE PAPER: Access this case study to learn how one Hong Kong-based construction company reclaimed thousands of hours of productivity annually with their reimagined archiving and eDiscovery strategy.
Posted: 08 Dec 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Veritas

Malicious Email Files: The Growing Digital Weapon
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: This infographic delivers some fast facts on email-based cyber-risks and how you can defend against them. Discover how advanced hackers are leveraging email against you and what you can do to stop them.
Posted: 17 Nov 2015 | Published: 17 Nov 2015

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

10 Ways to Reduce Your Email Costs Using Mimecast
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses ten ways that you can reduce the cost of managing your email applications.
Posted: 14 Sep 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Mimecast

Secure Content Collaboration on the Go
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the dangers of mobile content sharing and gives advice on what you can do to make it secure.
Posted: 15 Jul 2015 | Published: 15 Jul 2015

IBM

Countdown to Compromise: The Timeline of a Spear-Phishing Attack
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: This white paper uses a typical spear-phishing scenario to demonstrate the dangers spear-phishing poses.
Posted: 07 Jul 2015 | Published: 07 Jul 2015

Mimecast

Microsoft Collaboration and Productivity Apps: A Dedicated Private Cloud for Your Microsoft Application
sponsored by Rackspace
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to find out why a dedicated private cloud is the best environment to run your Microsoft collaboration and productivity apps.
Posted: 08 Jun 2015 | Published: 18 May 2015

Rackspace

5 Reasons Why Email Archiving is the New Killer App
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: Businesses use many applications every day, but one is used most frequently – email. This expert white paper details the top 5 reasons why email archiving is the most important application.
Posted: 31 Dec 2014 | Published: 01 Nov 2013

Commvault

Email Security Checklist: Eight Steps for Success
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how you can embrace email as a core communication tool while still adhering to guidelines.
Posted: 18 Dec 2014 | Published: 18 Dec 2014

Mimecast

Key Considerations in Moving to Microsoft Office 365
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive white paper offers up four crucial considerations to ensure a smooth transition to Office 365 and to allow for the same level of administration, security, and message hygiene you had with your on-premises implementation.
Posted: 17 Dec 2014 | Published: 17 Dec 2014

Mimecast

Healthcare Email Management: Balancing Security, Compliance, and Cost
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses a number of email management challenges facing healthcare CIOs, including HITECH and HIPAA compliance, budget constraints, cloud-based email and collaboration technologies, and data security.
Posted: 17 Dec 2014 | Published: 17 Dec 2014

Mimecast

7 Reasons to Worry About Your Current Email Archiving Strategy
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: This resource lists the top seven reasons you may need to worry that your email archiving strategy won't meet your long-term goals.
Posted: 04 Dec 2014 | Published: 04 Dec 2014

Commvault

Microsoft Office 365: Strengthening Security, Compliance, and Control
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses how third party enhancements focused on security, archiving, and encryption can provide more capable, granular services than Microsoft offers in Office 365.
Posted: 12 Jun 2014 | Published: 20 Feb 2014

Mimecast

University Improves Learning with Cloud Messaging
sponsored by Dimension Data
WHITE PAPER: In this case study, explore how a university with a large, diverse student and staff population updated their ageing, legacy email system with a cloud messaging solution.
Posted: 12 Mar 2015 | Published: 12 Mar 2015

Dimension Data

Improving the Success of Your Enterprise's Email Marketing Campaigns
sponsored by Teradata
WHITE PAPER: This document outlines some of the standard best practices that can enhance email communications, including: segmentation, personalization, mobile optimization, and landing pages. It also includes mistakes to avoid to increase customer loyalty and nurture incoming leads.
Posted: 13 Feb 2015 | Published: 13 Feb 2015

Teradata

Email Archiving: A Buyer's Checklist
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: Email is not only the primary source of business communication, it also stores valuable data. This white paper details a helpful email archiving buyer's guide checklist.
Posted: 26 Dec 2014 | Published: 26 Dec 2014

Commvault

Secure Mobile Email for the Lean IT Department
sponsored by Shavlik Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This expert whitepaper explores how you can keep you end-users happy and your corporate information safe in the age of mobile email.
Posted: 02 Dec 2014 | Published: 02 Dec 2014

Shavlik Technologies

Improve Enterprise Email Systems with HP Messaging Services
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Find out how HP Messaging Services can increase the reliability and performance of email systems, and help better manage your infrastructure with consistent, efficient and cost-competitive services.
Posted: 04 Sep 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

Voltage Success Story: Envision Pharmaceutical Services
sponsored by Voltage Security, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This case study features Envision Pharmaceutical Services' experience with an easy-to-use, low-cost email platform that ensured secure data sharing and helped maintain HIPAA and PCI DSS compliance.
Posted: 18 Jun 2014 | Published: 18 Jun 2014

Voltage Security, Inc.

Personally Identifiable Information (PII) and Personal Health Information (PHI)
sponsored by Voltage Security, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper features an encrypted email solution that eliminates the need for paper-driven information sharing processes, and ensures secure, compliant transfers.
Posted: 16 Jun 2014 | Published: 16 Jun 2014

Voltage Security, Inc.
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EMAIL DEFINITION (continued): …  the Internet and is still the most popular use. A large percentage of the total traffic over the Internet is e-mail. E-mail can also be exchanged between online service provider users and in networks other than the Internet, both public and private. E-mail can be distributed to lists of people as well as to individuals. A shared distribution list can be managed by using an e-mail reflector. Some mailing lists allow you to subscribe by sending a request to the mailing list administrator. A mailing list that is administered automatically is called a list server.E-mail is one of the protocols … 
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