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Newsbytes Issue July 2012

Welcome to our 1st issue - Westcon Solutions newsbytes!

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Who are WE?
We are a value-added distributor of leading edge IT security, network monitoring & reporting and optimization solutions. Westcon Solutions is a separately resourced business arm of Westcon Group Inc., focused on the enablement and growth of new and existing technologies in APAC. 

What do WE do?
We have deep expertise in the following technologies such Perimeter Security, Data & Web Application Security, WAN Acceleration / Optimization, Network Monitoring, Management and Reporting and Cloud / Virtualization Security. Our current vendors portfolio: Barracuda Networks, Certes Networks, Check Point, ForeScout, HP Enterprise Security, NetIQ, Novell, Radware, Silver Peak, SolarWinds and Splunk.

Why Westcon Solutions?
We have the global resources and local expertise, and experience to meet our customers, resellers partners and vendors' requirements. Our comprehensive portfolio of market leading technologies enable us to deliver a complete solution to you. We are the team behind your team.


 Announcements

Westcon Solutions Singapore is appointed as distributor for HP Enterprise Security (ArcSight, Fortify and TippingPoint) and Westcon Solutions Hong Kong is appointed as HP TippingPoint distributor.

 

Westcon Solutions is appointed as distributor for Check Point in Taiwan

Vendors' News and Updates

How BlackBerry's decline will force BYOD
Many companies remain entrenched in the corporate-BlackBerry-only mobility world. But it won't be long until they join the ever-growing BYOD movement.

 

How to Avoid the Perils of Virtualization and Cloud Stall
Virtualization and cloud computing offer the promise of cost savings, efficiency and flexibility, but organizations must plan their transitions carefully or risk finding themselves stuck with a bundle of sunk costs and no path forward.

 

The 7 steps in Big Data delivery
The Big Data trend represents the evolving need to process large amounts of data with a new crop of technology solutions that aren't necessarily your father's database. So, what does a company need to consider when contemplating getting started with Big Data?

 

Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) weighs in on technology risk management issues
System failure, cyber-attacks, internal sabotage, payment card fraud and cloud outsourcing are the top five technology risks facing Singapore financial services industry (FSI) in 2012.

Top Stories

Novell success story: CASH Financial Services Group (CFSG), Hong Kong (Financial Institution)
With PlateSpin Forge® from Novell, these systems can be restored within just 15 to 30 minutes. Backup management has also been streamlined, enhancing operating efficiency which in turn substantially raises service levels.

 

Architecting a flexible Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) strategy, written by security industry analyst - Phil Hochmuth, IDC
The report presents a tiered service approach to enterprise mobile security while exploring how NAC and MDM as complementary controls can offer necessary network and device level defenses to enable IT organizations to realize mobility advantages and reduce security and compliance exposures.

 

Radware’s Attack Mitigation System protects online businesses against encrypted DoS & DDoS attacks
Financial institutions, government agencies, social networking firms and other online businesses can benefit from integrated protection of their SSL-based services.

 

Prepare your Network for top IT trends
How are 2012 IT trends impacting changes in the network? Join Silver Peak's CTO, David Hughes, for a candid discussion on:
- How virtualization is changing the branch office
- WAN challenges for VDI and HTML5
- Specific WAN considerations for the cloud
- IPv4 to IPv6 migration considerations

 

Splunking Big Data
Machine data holds critical operational insights into user behavior, security risks, capacity consumption and more. Learn how to leverage this unstructured data and correlate meaningful events all in real time.

 

 

 

Highlights
Watch this video, as Westcon Group CEO, Dean Douglas explains the value of this new practice and how the newly formed operations extend Westcon's successful strategy of developing separate, security-focused business practices...

 

 

HP ESP and Westcon Solutions Hang Out party! Thank you partners for hanging out with us on 05 July. Click here to view the photos!



 

 

Upcoming Events

 

NetIQ: Rethinking Security

Rethink your security programs as new technology trends sweep the enterprise. Join us on 31 July at Conrad Hotel. Register now
 

 

BYOD and Beyond:
Transformation of Secure Mobility


Can your organisation keep up and manage the plethora of new endpoints coming into your organization and how to best maintain a secure and mobile workforce? Stay tune for more information...
Yes! Please a seat for me!

 

 

 

Vendors’ Webinars / Videos

 

Comprehensive Data Protection through Check Point Unified Endpoint Security
This webinar will update you on daily practices and ever evolving malicious activity that threatens your business’ information and addresses sensitive data protection with their Software Blade Architecture and Unified Management Console.
Attend webinar
 

 

Network Management Software from SolarWinds
Latest version of SolarWinds NPM including automated network discovery, network topology maps, advanced network alerting, built-in network reports...
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