VAR White Papers

  1. Closing The Door On Cybercriminals Best: Practices For Patch Management
    7/20/2017

    Simply put, the bad guys are constantly searching for any possible point of entry that can be exploited by viruses and malware.

  2. 2017 Cyberthreat Defense Report
    7/6/2017

    The first three installments of the Cyberthreat Defense Report (CDR) began the process of looking beyond major breaches and the never-ending evolution of cyberthreats to better understand what IT security teams are doing to defend against them.

  3. Cybersecurity: Can Overconfidence Lead To An Extinction Event?
    7/3/2017

    In this 2017 security survey, the overall responses strongly suggest that executive boards of enterprises and small to medium-size businesses (SMBs) are confident of their cyberthreat preparedness, low vulnerability, and data protection. The data reflects that their CIOs, heads of IT, and even their CISOs are all equally clear: we are secure.

  4. Webroot Keeps Winning With MSPs
    6/12/2017

    According to several industry surveys and analyst groups, the top technology priority for small and medium businesses (SMBs) is security for the third consecutive year. To help managed service providers (MSPs) capitalize on the needs of their core customer base, numerous security vendors have been lining up to empower MSPs with security tools. However, there is one security vendor with a sizable market share lead in the MSP space. According to last year’s MSPmentor 501 survey data, Webroot owns a 30% market share with the world’s top MSPs. In fact, the next closest antivirus player within the MSP market only commands an 15% market share.

  5. 2017 State Of The MSP Report
    5/4/2017

    Datto surveyed 1,200 managed service providers (MSPs) about their daily lives both in and out of the office and published the results in this report. Download and learn all about today’s IT service professionals, from sports fandom and favorite podcasts to current business challenges and best MSP resources. Star Wars or Star Trek? We uncover that too.

  6. Choosing The Right Wireless Intrusion And Prevention Policies
    4/11/2017

    The need for delivering quality wireless services in hospitality venues like hotels and big convention centers has been increasing. The availability and quality of Wi-Fi service is one of the most mportant factors for business travelers, event organizers, and holidaymakers when making their decisions about hotel booking. Some hoteliers offer free Wi-Fi hotspots in order to attract guests and differentiate their services, while others charge fees for Wi-Fi services.

  7. Is Your Wireless Network Industrial Strength?
    4/11/2017

    Five Crucial Questions to Ask and Answer as You Prepare Your Industrial Environments to Take Full Advantage of Today’s Rapidly Expanding Wireless Communications Opportunities.

  8. Making The Case For Security Cameras In Schools And Colleges
    4/11/2017

    Cameras in classrooms can deter violence, theft, and bullying—and help police respond to unfolding incidents. At the same time, their presence raises questions about privacy, the nature of learning spaces, and intellectual freedom. eCampus News looks at what it takes to secure classrooms while preserving an institution's primary mission of education.

  9. The Changing Requirements For A Life-Critical Wireless Network
    4/11/2017

    Today’s CIO or IT manager is faced with providing a secure wireless network that will support all the different mobility requirements in the healthcare industry. This is not easy because the healthcare WLAN ecosystem is the most complex of any vertical market space. In the healthcare area this includes data, voice and video, and now, WLAN-enabled medical devices of all kinds.

  10. Four Trends Shaping The Future Of Retail
    4/11/2017

    Retail has long faced the challenge of keeping pace with technology solutions that have become mainstream for consumers and other industries. Some may point toward the complexity of store-wide systems, while others identify organization and budget constraints. However, now more than ever, advanced technology has become business critical for retailers as they aim to deliver great customer experiences, optimize workforces and coordinate supply chains.