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Making changes in a Storage Area Network (SAN) is a daily chore for many enterprise IT administrators, but so is the risk of prolonged downtime associated with configuration errors or incompatibilities in hardware or software. A popular refrain heard from industry analysts and IT consu...
Unlike older spam filters, in which the author programs the characteristics of spam, statistical filtering automatically chooses the characteristics (or 'features') of spam and nonspam directly from each e-mail. Two years from now, when spam has evolved in content, statistical filters ...
The demand for storage will continue to grow. Endless amounts of data are being created driving greater storage capacity requirements and price improvements. That same data must be classified and moved into various tiers of storage to facilitate cost-effective implementations. Informat...
Personal computers hold treasure troves of confidential and personal information ripe for the picking by hackers, thieves, and scammers. Patient records, consumer credit card information, invaluable R&D data, personal finance...we've become increasingly reliant on computers, and need p...
In spite of legislation and the first conviction of a spammer under that law, it appears spammers will keep spamming as long as there's money to be made. According to Symantec's September Internet Security Threat Report, one of the most comprehensive analyses of trends in cyber securit...
The growth of business data continues to explode along with the need to store it. Workers generate more and more e-mail messages and file attachments, users demand instant access to data like never before, IT managers install more storage-hungry applications, and aging paper-based data...
Storage always seems to come first in technical discussions and security seems to be the perennial afterthought. This can be considered reasonable given how we shop for things in general, namely finding the thing that meets our expectations and then ensure it has all the bells and whis...