Small Businesses Redouble Defenses to Combat Growing DDoS Attacks

Small Businesses Redouble Defenses to Combat Growing DDoS Attacks phil.goldstein_6191 Fri, 05/18/2018 – 14:41 They’re out there. Ben Warriner has seen them storming the firewall at Wade Ford. But the business operations manager at the Smyrna, Ga., car dealership has managed to keep the distributed denial of service attacks off his network using strong border […]

How to Conquer Software Sprawl in Your Business

How to Conquer Software Sprawl in Your Business phil.goldstein_6191 Thu, 05/17/2018 – 13:04 Software proliferates. It grows out of control, with applications seemingly appearing out of nowhere. Old applications often don’t run well, or at all, on modern operating systems. And even when they do, the skill needed to operate and support them tends to […]

Near-Field Communication Technology Starts to Transform Retail

Near-Field Communication Technology Starts to Transform Retail phil.goldstein_6191 Wed, 05/16/2018 – 11:47 While beacon technology remains popular among retailers, near-field communication (NFC) has emerged as another valuable tool for gathering customer insights and transforming the shopping experience. By embedding shelf tags, packages or products with NFC chips, retailers enable one- or two-way communication between those […]

How Retailers Can Improve Their PCI DSS Compliance

How Retailers Can Improve Their PCI DSS Compliance phil.goldstein_6191 Tue, 05/15/2018 – 08:00 People typically don’t get into retail to be IT experts, says Kathy Troknya, the president and chief operating officer of Learning Express Toys. The company has 115 franchises, each independently owned and operated by entrepreneurs whose hopes and dreams never revolved around […]

Citrix Synergy 2018: Citrix Helps Healthcare Organizations Stay Productive and Efficient

Citrix Synergy 2018: Citrix Helps Healthcare Organizations Stay Productive and Efficient phil.goldstein_6191 Mon, 05/14/2018 – 10:49 In September 2016, about a year after Jonathan Smith joined California-based North County Health Services as its vice president of IT, the healthcare organization experienced a bomb threat. The organization, which had adopted Citrix technology around 2012 but only […]

The Best Way for Banks to Enhance Wireless Network Security

The Best Way for Banks to Enhance Wireless Network Security phil.goldstein_6191 Thu, 05/10/2018 – 09:00 Banks are increasingly making use of the Internet of Things for all kinds of solutions, from measuring foot traffic to determine the optimal locations for branches and ATMs to using beacons to deliver personalized offers. However, just because something is […]

Citrix Synergy 2018: Why Network Functions Enable Security, Productivity

Citrix Synergy 2018: Why Network Functions Enable Security, Productivity phil.goldstein_6191 Wed, 05/09/2018 – 17:07 Citrix wants to make it easier for workers to securely access their apps and data from anywhere, but doing so requires a lot of network technology running behind the scenes. Several network functions make the Citrix Workspace app’s features possible, including […]

Citrix Synergy 2018: Citrix Touts New Analytics Service That Offers Security Insights

Citrix Synergy 2018: Citrix Touts New Analytics Service That Offers Security Insights phil.goldstein_6191 Wed, 05/09/2018 – 14:01 How can businesses enhance their cybersecurity without inhibiting users’ productivity? It’s a clear tension, but one that Citrix hopes to solve with a healthy dose of intelligence. At a keynote session at the Citrix Synergy 2018 conference on […]

Citrix Synergy 2018: Citrix's Workspace App Enables Seamless Access to Content

Citrix Synergy 2018: Citrix's Workspace App Enables Seamless Access to Content phil.goldstein_6191 Tue, 05/08/2018 – 16:41 Workers now expect to be able to get work done anywhere and at any time, regardless of the device they are using. IT managers want to enable that and also ensure that company and user data is secure. Citrix […]

5 Mobile Giving Apps to Help Nonprofits Boost Donations

5 Mobile Giving Apps to Help Nonprofits Boost Donations phil.goldstein_6191 Tue, 05/08/2018 – 09:54 Using a smartphone to shop, bank and check social media is second nature for most people. It’s no surprise, then, that charitable donations made via mobile devices more than doubled in 2017 — a boost likely underscored by the fact that […]