Given how mature the encryption technologies are, one would think that the practices are thoroughly understood when it comes to enterprise security. However, companies still continue to hold..
VoIP is evolving rapidly as a far better alternative than the traditional telephone system, and as such has become the preferred mode of communication among many businesses. However, there are..
Ramco Systems was part of the 4th anniversary summit of CIO Klub, Mumbai recently. The CIO Klub is a unique concept that brings together CIOs and key decision-makers from several Indian..
Selection of a CRM solution is one of the most important IT decisions within an enterprise. As it becomes important to provide a seamless experience to the customer, IT managers need to know which..
For storage administrators as well as companies looking to optimize their storage processes, tiered storage offers a strong advantage in terms of unifying and streamlining storage management. This..
Enterprise social networks are more than just a buzzword. As companies struggle to retain employees in a culture where job-hopping has become prevalent, employee engagement is the key. And one..
With so many vendors in the market, it can be difficult to select the right service provider when it comes to cloud computing. For enterprises, the dilemma is greater because cloud computing is..
Monitoring is a major part of enterprise security, with more and more sophisticated tools being developed to detect potential attacks. However, as technology advances, so does hacker skill, and..
Consumerization of IT has led to an overlap when it comes to technology, as is being seen in the latest trend of BYOD. However, it also has key repercussions for enterprise networks, which are..
With the rise of cloud computing, classifying enterprise data has become more important than ever. Part of the reason is that it keeps data workflows efficient, but the real driver is the cost of..
The benefits of the cloud are becoming more evident with each passing day, but the real challenge lies in moving your entire supply chain to the cloud. That gives you the enviable advantage of true..
Even as mobile devices are beginning to change enterprise computing at a fundamental level, security issues are sounding the alarm bells for admins. Companies have a hard time securing their..
Businesses are yet to fully understand cloud computing, which makes some of them believe in what can be termed as cloud computing myths. With so many different views on this subject—and experts in..
With new technologies like big data and cloud computing making communication networks play an even bigger role, security becomes a central topic. IT admins need to make sure that not only do the..
Data backup does not get a lot of consideration when it comes to IT best practices. Part of the reason is complacency – companies don’t feel the need to create backups for what seem to be..
Just as there is Software as a Service (Saas) for applications delivery and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) for networking components, the next emerging delivery model is built around data, and..
Every IT admin knows that security goes beyond passwords, antivirus and firewalls. Even then, it’s surprising that most of the enterprise systems remain highly vulnerable to attacks. The recent..
The explosive growth in big data technology means businesses should now get ready for unprecedented opportunities – as well as challenges. If recent trends are anything to go by, it has now become..
While nothing can prevent an occasional system failure, downtime is something that can and should be minimized. Various studies have shown that one of the most prominent reasons for high system..