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Global Security Spending up 8.4% from 2011

Here’s a roundup of today’s IP news: The 2012 Gartner CIO survey revealed that global spending on security will reach $60 billion this year, representing an 8.4% increase from last year. By 2016, global security spending will increase to $86 billion. According to the study, the...
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virtualized network security

New Report Addresses Network Virtualization Security Challenges

Although virtualization can pose a number of security challenges—such as increasing network complexity and developing new avenues of attack—it can also create opportunities for improved security. InformationWeek’s Next-Generation VM Security report  states that “virtual software appliances...
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Cloud security
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[Study] Security Remains One of the Greatest Cloud Concerns

An Intel survey confirmed the important role that security plays when it comes to choosing both public and private cloud services. Security either formed the foundation of respondent’s decisions or played a strong role in their selection of a cloud deployment model. Here’s what the...
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Allstream Wins 2012 SC Congress Award for Best Managed Security Service

On May 8, 2012, Allstream’s Secure Connect service won SC Magazine's award for the Best Managed Security Service in Canada. Secure Connect provides secured Internet connectivity on private data networks and protects organizations from distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks that can...
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