Posts by ESG


High Demand Cybersecurity Skills for 2017

Jan 11, 2017 by ESG

The cybersecurity skills deficit is clear. But which types of cybersecurity skills are in the highest demand? ESG’s Jon Oltsik offers answers.


Why Some Partners Aren’t Seeing Blue Skies In the Cloud

Jan 4, 2017 by ESG

Why do some partners still hesitate o sell more of my cloud solutions? Recent Amazon and Microsoft announcements may reveal some clues, according to ESG.


Security: Goodbye SIEM, Hello SOAPA?

Dec 28, 2016 by ESG

SIEM isn’t dead at all. Instead, enterprise security is consolidating around security operations and analytics platform architecture (SOAPA). ESG explains.


Why CISOs Succeed and Why They Leave

Dec 21, 2016 by ESG

What factors most likely cause Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) to leave an organization? ESG has answers from cybersecurity pros.


Time to Stop Buying Hardware for Data Centers?

Dec 14, 2016 by ESG

An economic tug of war between recurring monthly cloud costs & the amortized cost of capital investments is likely. ESG describes how it will play out.


VMware, AWS Enable Hybrid Cloud with a Common Platform

Dec 7, 2016 by ESG

A great example of common platform hybrid cloud is the new VMware Cloud on AWS (Amazon Web Services). ESG’s Edwin Yuen explains why.


Goodbye NAC, Hello Software-defined Perimeter (SDP)

Nov 30, 2016 by ESG

How the old network access control (NAC) security market evolved toward software-defined perimeter (SDP) security. ESG explains.


AWS re:Invent Preview: The Case for Cloud-Delivered Security

Nov 23, 2016 by ESG

Amazon AWS re:invent will attract cloud security companies like Veracode, Cybric, Threat Stack, Cylance, Crowdstrike, Carbon Black & Netskope. Here’s why.


The Scary State of the Cybersecurity Profession

Nov 16, 2016 by ESG

As a society, we need to attract new cybersecurity professionals, while increasing funding for cybersecurity education & training. ESG explains the issues.

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NV, NFV, SDN, SD-WAN: Networking Acronyms Can Transform Data Centers

Nov 10, 2016 by ESG

How network virtualization (NV), network function virtualization (NFV), software-defined networking (SDN) & SD-WAN may transform data centers.