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All the relevant news concerning network monitoring, server availability monitoring and the surveillance of the state of devices and interfaces are the core of this section. Get to know the best practices, news, solutions and tools available for monitoring all types of IT infrastructure
The US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Cybersecurity Program recently published a guide on the risks and mitigation tactics for dealing with cyber insider threats in healthcare settings – so-called insiders with access to assets or privileged information.
The guide classifies the types of insider threats as careless or negligent employees, malicious agents (insiders), internal actors, disgruntled employees and outsourcers.
The handbook warns that even though most companies invest more resources to combat malicious insiders, it is more common for threats to come from negligent employees. According to the 2020 report on insider threats published by Ponemon, they account for 62 per cent of all incidents, ahead of malicious insiders and...
Most SCADA solutions have decades of service behind them. They probably took years to install and have undergone several enhancements and upgrades over time. Today, however, more organisations are realising that their traditional SCADA systems are becoming cumbersome, problematic and difficult to maintain and support. Not least because they were designed and built for a very different world.
Many existing SCADA systems are difficult to configure, maintain and support and have inherent limitations
In a world where enterprise IT is getting larger and more complex, large infrastructure monitoring faces several challenges that might not arise in small to medium networks. Many different IT layers need to be converged, many vendor-specific devices, technologies, and monitoring tools need to be integrated, there are different processes for various specialized and distributed teams, and there is a need for the unified monitoring of multiple distributed locations, to name just a few challenges for complex and large IT environments.
Our Newsroom Consultants have collected some of large IT infrastructure monitoring tools on the market that are able to face these challenges.
There are plenty of network monitoring tools and utilities out there, which include commercial products and open-source solutions alike. On the one hand, this is good news for IT administrators because there is a strong demand for network performance monitoring software. On the other hand, the wide array of network monitoring tools makes it difficult to choose the perfect solution for your own infrastructure. Most solutions offer a free trial to find out if the monitoring tool fits your company’s needs.
Our Newsroom Consultants put the leading network monitoring solutions to the test and cross-compared the best network monitoring tools for 2022.