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DEFINITION: Hard-drive encryption is a technology that encrypts the data stored on a hard drive using sophisticated mathematical functions. Data on an encrypted hard drive cannot be read by anyone who does not have access to the appropriate key or password. This can help prevent access to data by unauthorized persons and provides a layer of security against hackers and other online threats.The concept of hard-drive  … 
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Miami Children's Hospital Tackles Explosive Data Growth with Scale-out Storage
sponsored by Dell EMC
VIDEO: David Bratt, Director of Technology Services at Miami Children's Hospital, explains how IT is transforming patient care delivery. Tune in to learn how scale-out storage will manage the explosion of healthcare data, as well as how the utilization of data lakes will foster dynamic business growth.
Posted: 05 Oct 2016 | Premiered: 31 Mar 2015

Dell EMC

IT Project: Storage Architecture ANZ
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EGUIDE: When it comes to storage, there are usually two main factors to consider – cost and performance. However, every organisation has its own unique set of requirements and this will inevitably shape their storage strategy. Inside this guide, we look at some examples of the strategies organisations are adopting to effectively store and manage data.
Posted: 29 Sep 2016 | Published: 28 Sep 2016

Targeted cyber attacks in the UK and Europe
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This research from Quocirca examines the perceptions and experiences related to targeted cyber attacks across 600 European organisations.
Posted: 29 Sep 2016 | Published: 29 Sep 2016

IT Project: Storage Architecture ASEAN
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EGUIDE: When it comes to storage, is cost the critical factor for CIOs in ASEAN? This guide explores the factors that are influencing the adoption of storage technologies in ASEAN and the trends that you can expect to see more of in the next 2-3 years.
Posted: 27 Sep 2016 | Published: 28 Sep 2016

SLA-Driven Data Protection Modernization: An ESG Video Interview
sponsored by IBM
VIDEO: In order to meet a wide variety of SLAs, you need a continuum of backup technologies suitable for every type of data protection instance. Tune into this webinar as ESG Analyst Jason Buffington and Greg Van Hise, IBM Senior Technical Staff Member, analyze today's vast range of data protection modernization issues and strategies.
Posted: 20 Sep 2016 | Premiered: 31 Mar 2016


Five Ways to Protect Your Digital Assets
sponsored by NTT ICT
RESOURCE: Without the right backup and recovery strategies, power surges, theft, hard drive crashes, and corruption of mission-critical data could bring your business to a halt. Access this resource to discover a five-step path to unshakeable business continuity, and explore your backup options.
Posted: 06 Sep 2016 | Published: 06 Sep 2016


Data Sovereignty Challenges
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: As countries adopt their own unique data sovereignty laws, its important companies remain cognizant of where their data is stored to avoid international ramifications. In this brief infographic, learn about the projected growth of cloud, international data flow and key steps countries have taken to instate compliance measures for data access.
Posted: 17 Aug 2016 | Published: 17 Aug 2016


Streamlining Data Backup: Recovery Manager Central ChalkTalk
sponsored by NTT ICT
VIDEO: How can you streamline backup and recovery for an efficient use of resources? Tune into this video to leverage centralized recovery with a converged data protection solution—combining the accelerated performance of snapshots with the dedicated protection of backup.
Posted: 08 Aug 2016 | Premiered: 07 Jun 2016


Data Protection. No Limits.
sponsored by NTT ICT
VIDEO: This video highlights how Marriott Resorts, Mansfield Oil, and Shields Healthcare boosted the speed at which they backup and recover sensitive data with "no limits" data protection. Tune in to discover a data backup platform that performs seamlessly across all industries.
Posted: 08 Aug 2016 | Premiered: 08 Aug 2016


Managing Android devices in the enterprise
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EBOOK: This article in our Royal Holloway security series focuses on two approaches to securely managing Android mobile devices in the enterprise: mobile device management (MDM) and mobile application management (MAM).
Posted: 04 Aug 2016 | Published: 04 Aug 2016

Extend Your Storage Options without Compromising on Security, Reliability
sponsored by BT
WHITE PAPER: Cloud-based object storage ensures data delivery, provides enhanced security and durability that cloud storage solutions typically do not offer. Discover the benefits your enterprise can reap with this storage solution, including easy data migration, automated data replication, and more.
Posted: 29 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014


Cloud computing storage key management
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Jagat Paudel addresses key management in cloud computing storage in this thesis from our Royal Holloway security series.
Posted: 04 May 2016 | Published: 04 May 2016

Credit Union Thwarts Cryptolocker Attack With Smart Backup Policy
sponsored by SimpliVity
RESOURCE CENTER: One credit union found their banking applications stopped working due to the cryptolocker ransomware. This custom article takes a look at how their hyper-converged infrastructure contained a backup policy that enabled them to restore their virtual machines – without impacting performance or availability.
Posted: 22 Apr 2016 | Published: 22 Apr 2016


Object Storage: S3 API Advanced Features
sponsored by Cloudian
JOURNAL ARTICLE: In this article, learn how object storage vendors can successfully implement AWS's API features using techniques such as tiering, synchronous replication, deduplication, and compression. See how you can improve your data protection, management, and efficiency with a properly functioning API.
Posted: 11 Apr 2016 | Published: 11 Mar 2016


Realize the value of data protection at scale
sponsored by HGST
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how to meet today's data protection with proper data management software and targeted storage systems that ensure integrity, scale and high availability. Access now to learn how you can simplify your backup strategy.
Posted: 31 Mar 2016 | Published: 01 Jan 2016


Best Practices for Eliminating SSL Encrypted Traffic Blind Spots
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
WEBCAST: Learn how to apply policies and protection to combat threats hidden in HTTPS traffic and applications in this helpful webcast.
Posted: 19 Feb 2016 | Premiered: Jan 22, 2016

Blue Coat Systems

Using Veeam and VMware vSphere Tags for Advanced Policy-driven Data Protection
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper defines activities that will protect workloads based on the “desired state” that their users will define for their workloads.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Veeam Software

The Global Risks Report 2016
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This report from the World Economic Forum identifies the most pressing global risks countries and organisations will face in 2016, including sections on technology and cyber crime.
Posted: 20 Jan 2016 | Published: 20 Jan 2016

Building confidence in data security
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ANALYST REPORT: Businesses need to engage online with users from external organisations and mobile workers about data security. Analysts Bob Tarzey and Clive Longbottom explain why.
Posted: 12 Jan 2016 | Published: 12 Jan 2016

IBM Spectrum Virtualize Encryption Capability: Part of a Larger SDS 'Whole'
sponsored by IBM
VIDEO: In this video, Mark Peters, an analyst at ESG, discusses a software-defined storage solution that places encryption in the storage management layer to provide maximum ease and value across an entire storage ecosystem. Watch now to learn how you can improve your data security capabilities.
Posted: 09 Mar 2016 | Premiered: 19 Oct 2015


The Value of Protecting Data in General, and Encrypting It in Particular
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights a software-defined storage solution with built-in encryption capabilities that provides a single point of control for encryption throughout the storage layer. Read on and see how this solution can enhance your storage hardware offerings, ease management, and improve your data protection.
Posted: 07 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2015


Your data on the move: secure mobile devices in your network
sponsored by Vera
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, you will discover the proper methods to secure emerging enterprise hardware such as iPads, netbooks and more.
Posted: 15 Feb 2016 | Published: 12 Feb 2016


A Case for IT Security: The Future of New EU Data Protection
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EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, as the UK prepares new laws on surveillance and data collection, we hear from security experts on the challenges of balancing privacy and security. Read on to identify implications of new EU data protection rules, as well as examine the growing threat of ransomware and how to tackle it.
Posted: 15 Jan 2016 | Published: 19 Jan 2016

SSL/TLS Visibility: Determining Your Network Security Blind Spot Cost
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will assist you in calculating the cost of leaving the SSL/TLS network security blind spot open to hackers and presents strategies to mitigate risks.
Posted: 08 Jan 2016 | Published: 16 Dec 2015

Blue Coat Systems

Don't Get Lost in the Cloud: 10 Tips for Protecting Data in the Cloud
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: As organizations embrace more as-a service offerings, data visibility in the cloud becomes foggy. Relying on providers for compliance and protection simply isn't enough, but you shouldn't write off the cloud just yet. This white paper offers 10 tips for protecting data in the cloud to avoid breaches, loss, or theft.
Posted: 07 Jan 2016 | Published: 11 Nov 2015

Blue Coat Systems
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DATA ENCRYPTION DEFINITION (continued): …  encryption is simple enough. When a file is written to the drive, it is automatically encrypted by specialized software. When a file is read from the drive, the software automatically decrypts it while leaving all other data on the drive encrypted. The encryption and decryption processes are transparent to all common applications such as word processors, databases, spreadsheets or imaging programs. A computer equipped with hard-drive encryption appears, from the user's point of view, to function as any other computer would.Windows Vista Enterprise and Ultimate editions offer a hard-drive encryption … 
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