Microsoft released the public beta for WVD (Windows Virtual Desktop). In our industry there are periodically game changers and this is one to watch. If you are considering a shift to VDI, O365, hosted cloud or are already using these solutions, you may be wondering how to start. Your organization may have already benefited from a long-term value-added solution through your on-prem VDI infrastructure and application virtualization to the end point. Even if … [Read more...] about Centrinet announces Windows Virtual Desktop Assessment!
Many months ago a few of my good friends and former associates at FSLOGIX were part of an acquisition by Microsoft. There was plenty of industry buzz about how they might fit FSLOGIX IP into the Microsoft master plan. Turn the page to today with Microsoft’s announcement of the public preview of WVD. Centrinet has been planning well in advance of the public preview of WVD. Those of you who know my industry background know that I’m deeply rooted in virtualization and UX. Being in … [Read more...] about Finally! The big news behind FSLogix and WVD!
Is Your Netscaler Leaving Your Network Open To DDoS Attacks Or Other Security Breaches? Centrinet Is Now Offering A Free SSL Grade Rating For Your Citrix Netscaler Appliance As the threat of distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks becomes more and more prevalent,, it’s critical that information security professionals make the time to review the security of their infrastructure top to bottom; from cloud applications to on-site appliances. There’s one cybersecurity protocol in particular … [Read more...] about Citrix Netscaler SSL Rating
As self-service and on-demand access of business applications continues to grow within the enterprise, the task of managing the infrastructure, networks and systems, needed to support the delivery of these applications is complex, time-consuming and often leaves IT teams overwhelmed and end users frustrated. Slow login times, load times and latency definitely have a negative impact on your business. These are some of the leading complaints from end users leveraging VDI. … [Read more...] about Enhance End User Experience with VDI and Profile Containers
Please contact our Operations Center if we can assist you with addressing this critical Citrix Netscaler security issue requiring updates. … [Read more...] about Authentication Bypass Vulnerability in Citrix NetScaler
Today the business world is fast paced, data-driven and digital. The demands we place on IT and the underlying infrastructure to support the ever-evolving advancement of technology are often unattainable with the legacy systems that have been in place for years. The world as we know it is more mobile, distributed and application centered and our data center needs to reflect that. You don’t want to be in a situation where you can’t meet a business need due to the technology limitations in your … [Read more...] about 5 Key Benefits of Leveraging Hyper-converged Infrastructure
Did you know that phishing attacks targeting cloud storage services make up nearly 23 percent of all security attacks, an increase of 125 percent over the past four years? It’s a strategy fraudsters are using as they try to gain access to valuable login credentials for business cloud storage accounts. And the problem isn’t limited to unauthorized access of vital accounts. Phishing schemes are also the most common way to deliver ransomware to systems belonging to businesses, government agencies, … [Read more...] about IT Security Best Practices: Securing Cloud Access Control
According to a recent Global Security Study from Citrix conducted by the Ponemon Institute, 69 percent of respondents believe some of their organization’s existing security solutions are outdated and inadequate. This is particularly problematic when looking at the state of cybersecurity where many vulnerabilities could be fairly easily eliminated. In order to help businesses strengthen their security profile and reduce vulnerabilities, here are 10 website security best practices that can be … [Read more...] about 10 Website Security Best Practices You Can Implement Today
Maintaining the highest level of info security for your organization and your customers depends heavily on your workforce. You need skilled employees who can prepare for, recognize, and handle cybersecurity threats. But keeping up with the latest training courses and certifications for cybersecurity pros can be a challenge. There’s no centralized organization or one specific path to follow. You must be prepared to sift through the options and prioritize based on your business needs. That’s why … [Read more...] about 5 Essential Cybersecurity Training Courses and Certifications
For enterprises that handle consumer healthcare information, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) has become one of the most important regulations around data security. A lack of understanding of or commitment to HIPAA requirements has proven to be costly for a variety of organizations. For example, CardioNet, a provider of remote mobile care for patients at risk for cardiac arrhythmias, was recently ordered to pay $2.5 million in noncompliance fees for not … [Read more...] about What You Must Do to Ensure Enterprise-Level HIPAA IT Compliance