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Four tips for getting the most out of your SIEM

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Four tips for getting the most out of your SIEM
Anyone who has ever had to implement a Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) solution can attest that it takes concerted effort to get the best value from the solution. SIEMs are pretty complex products, as they are designed to take log and event data from various devices, apply rules to correlate the information in real-time, and then alert security professionals when significant events are discovered. Read More


3 Essential IT Tools in One Wicked Platform
GoToAssist enables IT pros to support people & technology with 3 key tools in one easy-to-use, integrated cloud-based platform. Use Remote Support to deliver fast technical assistance. Use Service Desk to log/track incidents, provide self-service and manage configuration changes. And use Monitoring to easily track your entire IT infrastructure. Try GoToAssist from Citrix today – Free for 30 days! Test drive any of GoToAssist's modules, or all 3 to experience the efficiency and ease offered by an integrated toolset.


3 Steps to a Cost-Effective Mobile Strategy
In the new Moovweb white paper, "Creating the Right Mobile Strategy: What You Need to Know Before You Get Started", get the insight you need to make an educated decision on the move to mobile. Read Now!

5 best business reasons to choose a hosted UC solution
It seems we've been talking about the rise of hosted communications services for years now, but adoption has been rather light. I think one of the main reasons is that the features and functions available from the hosted providers historically weren't even close to what was available from the premise-based vendors. Read More


Integrating the iPad into Enterprise Wireless
Network administrators need to be prepared to support the ever-growing number of tablets and other mobile devices on enterprise wireless networks. This whitepaper shows how to survive the iPad crush with a detailed look at the challenges of supporting mobile devices and BYOD initiatives. Learn More!

BYOD to Change the Face of IT in 2013
The influx of younger workers and BYOD programs in 2013 will continue to shake up IT departments, according to new research reports. Should CIOs shift to a device-neutral service model? Read More


Case Study - Psomas
As a high-growth firm, Psomas needed to accelerate application performance to accommodate a changing set of demands from the business as well as employees. With Riverbed Steelhead products deployed worldwide, their employees can now share work and leverage resources wherever they happen to be. Read now!

ROI calculations done right can help IT projects
Building a solid business case for your IT projects means nailing the financial calculations and language. CIOs say making accurate ROI predictions can pay off. Insider (registration required) Read More

The Grill: Bill Murphy, Hilton's new CIO/CTO
For Hilton Worldwide's Bill Murphy, attaining the rank of CIO didn't mean his CTO duties disappeared. His slate of new projects includes standardization of the hotel chain's property management platform across 3,900 hotels, rollout of a wireless platform and implementation of an ERP platform. Read More

5 ways the help desk may be hurting you
Aptly named, a company's help desk is primarily focused on resolving technology issues so the business as a whole can function successfully. Despite the best of intentions, however, help desks can put the company at risk by using legacy tools, shared passwords and incomplete security practices. Read More



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