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Infographic: Backup and recovery benchmark comparison
By Symantec | 17/3/2015
This infographic looks at the results from backup and recovery system testing done by Principled Technologies to find out how the providers compare in their performances. Find out: <ul> <li>Which provider proved to have superior scalability even for the largest virtual environments</li> <li>How the competitors performed in SAN transport backup and high-VM-count environment backup</li> <li>How you can prepare successfully for the unavoidable failures that occur in an enterprise business</li> </ul>
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PBBAs tap into key data protection trends to drive strong market growth
By Symantec | 17/3/2015
The proliferation of 3rd Platform computing, characterized by mobile, social media, big data/analytics, and cloud workloads, is driving significant change in data protection requirements. This whitepaper looks at: <ul> <li>Why disk (not tape)-based data protection has become the new standard</li> <li>How PBBA’s can offer advantages over the “do it yourself” integration that have been popular in the past</li> <li>The 5 key trends that have led to the rapid market growth of PBBAs</li> </ul>
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Dealing with the data deluge
By Symantec | 28/1/2015
CIO Australia’s Custom Research Group asked more than 100 CIOs, IT, network and infrastructure managers, and chief data and security officers about how they are dealing with the data deluge. These findings look at the growth and challenges for organisations tapping into information, what’s stalling good data management; and statistics on spending, efficiency and ownership.
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What are your potential backup and recovery savings?
By Symantec | 31/10/2014
Backup and recovery today can be very cumbersome, time-consuming and expensive to support and deploy, due to the assortment of backup systems and data protection products in the IT environment. Discover how Symantec NetBackup Appliance can help you achieve greater cost-savings through this NetBackup Appliance Savings Calculator, so that you can better allocate your resources and concentrate on transforming your business.
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Symantec Business Data Protection Kit
By Symantec | 24/10/2014
Cyber Attacks are painful and destructive. It’s essential to defend your business with a powerful protection system. In this whitepaper, you’ll learn how to get cyber resilient and safeguard your data: • Find out which questions you should ask to find a security solution that works with your business • Understand why your business is a bigger target than you thought • Learn how to protect your brand and bottom line by quickly detecting and responding to attacks
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Symantec 2014 Internet Security Threat Report
By Symantec | 14/10/2014
The 2014 Internet Security Threat Report highlights the developments in cyber-crime in the last year and provides an analysis in global threat activity. Highlights from the report are: • Hackers continuing to attack PCs, as well as mobile devices, security cameras, routers and more • The number of data breaches has risen 62% from 2013, identity breaches up 493% • Ransomware attacks rose 500% and have evolved into more vicious assaults
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14 Tips for your Data Protection Plan
By Symantec | 14/10/2014
This paper outlines the 14 “best practice” tips to help manage the security threats you’re potentially facing. By downloading you’ll learn: • The steps you should follow to protect your organisation from security threats • The measures and policies you should have in place from start to finish • Plus, get an opportunity to get the full picture on the current internet security threat environment
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Infographic: Phishing. Who’s being targeted?
By Symantec | 14/10/2014
Targeted phishing attacks are affecting the security in businesses of all sizes. This helpful infographic shows who’s at risk, why data breaches are growing and the layers of defence you can have. • 1 in 2 phishing attacks have been targeted at large enterprises • Attacks on businesses with 1 to 250 employees have increased in the last two years • Most mobile vulnerabilities are on the Apple iOS platform
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Top 10 Tips for Cyber Resilience
By Symantec | 22/5/2014
Presented in the form of the top 10 tips for cyber resilience, this whitepaper provides a simple, easy to digest guide for enterprise on how best to secure your business against cyber risk and threats.
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Internet Security Threat Report 2014
By Symantec | 22/5/2014
Eight breaches in 2013 provided a painful reminder that cybercrime remains prevalent. This year’s report once again covers the wide-ranging threat landscape, with data collected and analysed by security experts, while calling out seven areas that deserve special attention.
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