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How Tech Industry Price Increases May Impact Your Business

The pandemic has triggered shortages and price hikes on everything from toilet paper to rental cars. These problems can be caused by issues with the supply chain, meaning products and the materials needed to manufacture them are scarce. Business technology is no exception.

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2022 Industry Conferences | ProActive Solutions

For those of you looking to travel in 2022, there are a lot of conferences rewarding safely gathering in person. The large ones are remaining in the Las Vegas city of lights while there are others that offer new locations each year. There are also still hybrid models which make it easy to maximize your time and expense. Here is an overview of this year’s schedule where together we can learn, engage and explore the future of technology.

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ProActive Solutions Addresses Apache log4j Security Situation

On December 15th a subsequent vulnerability, CVE-2021-45046 has been discovered in the patch that Apache released for Log4j that may allow attackers to launch a DOS attack by adding malicious input data through a JNDI lookup pattern. We expect that subsequent CVEs may be discovered over the coming days and will continue to provide updates to support detection and remediation of post-compromise threat activity.

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How to Ensure Software-Defined Security

Recent acts of cyberterrorism have underscored the importance of raising your company’s IT security game. CNN reported a notable rise in cyberattacks, citing that in May 2021, hackers targeted the Colonial Pipeline, which supplies gas to the east coast of the U.S., and the food processor JBS USA, threatening the nation’s vital fuel and food supplies.

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What Does Data Resiliency Mean in the Cloud Era?

According to the 2021 State of the Cloud Report, the pandemic has accelerated the already healthy rate of cloud adoption, with 29% of companies using cloud more than they had planned to previously. The report found that 31% of companies are investing more than $12 million in the public cloud per year.

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5 Problems Solved by Hyperconverged Infrastructure

Digital transformation is a way to future-proof your IT infrastructure and to innovate to stay competitive, but it is also a way to overcome problems that your business faces. Hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) can play a vital role in data center transformation and problem solving.

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What Is Cloud Infrastructure Monitoring?

When companies think about monitoring their infrastructures, the need to prevent cyberattacks often comes to mind because of recent acts of cyberterrorism. 

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When Does It Make Sense to Leave the Cloud?

Over the last decade, the cloud has gained popularity and acceptance, evolving from an emerging technology that inspired concerns about lack of security, to almost every company’s go-to solution. Now, it’s common for organizations to take a cloud-first approach to technology.

But is the cloud really right for everyone?

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How Are HCI and Hyperconverged Storage Different?

Technology news site NextPlatform.com reported that hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) has evolved from a way to consolidate data center infrastructure resources to a springboard for hybrid cloud because of its cloud-like capabilities. Organizations are turning to HCI to optimize and simplify operations and automate management processes through a single pane of glass.

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HCI or SDS: Which Is Best for Your Company?

The technology news site Data Centre Dynamics reported that the pandemic actually has been good for the data center, making its role in supporting the workplace even more important than before. Focus on the data center has led to renewed efforts to reduce infrastructure energy use and to increase the agility and availability of the data center.

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