Network World: 8 tech buzzwords that you need to know

Impress your friends at this year’s holiday gatherings by dropping a few of these terms By Mary Brandel | Network World | Nov 17, 2014 3:00 AM PT Buzzwords are a fact of life in the technology profession. Whether you’ve been in the industry for 30 years (remember WYSIWYG?) or for five (netiquette, anyone?), it’s a good bet you’ve incorporated techspeak into…

BYOD: California Court Decides Who’s Wearing the Pants

Article originally featured in ITBriefcase.net The workplace trend of BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) is nothing new. What remains unclear, however, is the burden of ownership, cost and security. When employees bring their own cell phones, laptops or tablets to work, there’s a fair chance they’ve personally purchased those devices—data plans and all. In fact,…

Reducing Endpoint Management Bloatware

Originally printed at www.btc.co.uk Ashley Leonard, President and CEO of Verismic explains his view on the imperative of simplifying Endpoint management It’s now well accepted that employees use multiple devices in the workplace. Desktop PCs have been augmented with laptops, tablets and smartphones. The Internet of Things will make the penetration of internet connected devices…

Verismic Launches Remote Control Capabilities For Its Agentless, Cloud-Based Endpoint Management Solution

New Syxsense Feature Allows IT Support Staff to Initiate Endpoint Support More Simply, Quickly and from Anywhere—Reducing Complexities of Organizational IT Management   PRLog – Sep. 11, 2014 – ALISO VIEJO, Calif. — Verismic—a global leader in cloud IT management technology and green solutions focused on providing cutting-edge products to organizations of all sizes as well as managed service providers (MSPs)—today…

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HealthCare.gov Breach: The Ripple Effect

Hackers breached a HealthCare.gov test server, reportedly affecting no records, but the repercussions could spread across many medical organizations. Thursday’s disclosure that hackers breached a HealthCare.gov test server this summer sparked more concern about the overall vulnerability of healthcare organizations and hope that the growing number of publicly disclosed hacks will encourage those organizations to expend more…

Not All Endpoint Management Services Are Created Equal

Many IT managers will tell you that device management — for PC, laptop and tablet fleets — is already dead. In fact, Info-Tech analyst Mike Battista recently suggested that “organizations should treat IT as utility: any endpoint should be able to access the applications and services needed by its user. And like the power company doesn’t need…

Analyst Review: Network Computing

There are plenty of endpoint management products available, but over time many have become unwieldy to use, expensive to own and time consuming to deploy. Verismic Software offers a more elegant solution as its Syxsense is proactively managed from the cloud using a web browser. It also offers excellent value with charges based on the…