Security

October 19, 2021

SECURITY

Understanding the Cogs in the Cybersecurity Wheel

Small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) are the lifeblood of Asia Pacific’s economy. In line with cybersecurity awareness month in October, and as the pace of digitalization accelerates across the region, Cisco commissioned an independent study of over 3,700 cybersecurity leaders in Asia Pacific…

September 28, 2021

SECURITY

Protecting pharmaceutical research and standards in the hybrid work era with SASE

Pharmaceutical and pharmaceutical research organizations have always played a critical role in helping us fight disease and keep healthy. Their importance has been further underlined by the pandemic and the speed with which they had to work and develop a vaccine to help the entire human race. However,…

July 27, 2021

SECURITY

How can SASE help the hospitality industry welcome guests in the new era?

It’s no secret that the hospitality industry was significantly affected by the pandemic because it brought both business and leisure travel to a grinding halt and put a stop on conferences across the world. In most cases, hotels did continue to operate, but with limited staff, only to support the needs…

July 13, 2021

SECURITY

The smart manufacturer’s playbook to converging IT and OT security

The manufacturing industry has been resistant to change in the past – but the pandemic forced them to re-think their operations and revisit digitization plans that enabled significant automations. Neglecting to do so wasn’t an option as lockdowns and safety regulations made it impossible to carry…

July 6, 2021

SECURITY

How SASE can bolster your cybersecurity, while minimizing complexity

Over the past two decades, organizations have invested significant resources and time to strengthen their security posture and defend against the growing myriad of threats. However, many leaders are starting to assess whether their organization’s security strategy is sustainable. This is being…

June 15, 2021

SECURITY

How SASE helped an Asian conglomerate deal with digital complexity

Conglomerates have many advantages when it comes to operational efficiencies given their scale. In the years gone by, it is the conglomerates that raced past competitors to build colossal businesses driven in large part by their ability to leverage their scale. However, in the digital era, with businesses…

June 8, 2021

SECURITY

How an Asian bank modernized its network and security with SASE

Asia’s financial services market is quite sophisticated. Policy makers, regulators and customers have pushed banks, even the most traditional ones, to constantly optimize their digital infrastructure and securely deliver better experiences. In the past year, the pace of change in the digital…

June 1, 2021

CLOUD

If you rely on the cloud, focus on converging your SASE investments

The cloud is driving an inherent architectural shift in the way networking and security services are being consumed by our customers. In today’s hybrid environment, with remote work being the norm and customers demanding application-based services, cloud services are critical. This is driving…

April 22, 2021

SECURITY

A look at SecureIT for Girls in ICT

The need for more women and girls in the technology sector continues, at a time when diversity numbers in the industry are at an all-time low. Earlier this year, the World Economic Forum revealed Australia’s ranking in the Global Gender Gap Index had dropped significantly to beyond 50th place, moving…