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  • Conversational Backup Optimization for the Cloud

    The rate at which corporate data is growing is putting a strain on IT's ability to cost-effectively back it up and recover it quickly when using cloud storage. I'll cover what's the root cause of the problem and provide four ways to optimize backup to lower storage costs and speed up backup & recovery.

  • Better Together: 10 ways to elevate Active Directory with One Identity Active Roles

    This document provides 10 steps to remediate and prevent user-account problems in AD. These steps use native AD features and common workflow technology, such as Microsoft SharePoint, which means there’s a very little learning curve to implement the recommendations in this document.

  • IDC Spotlight – Fortify Active Directory to Improve Security and Efficiency

    This paper examines how to fill gaps in Active Directory management and security to guide organizations that need to limit vulnerability and bolster IT security in Active Directory environments.

  • How to solve the top four IT Ops challenges

    Today’s IT Operations managers must drive greater efficiencies to optimize time and resources. How do you manage more with less? You have more apps and more service accounts, and more and more users, but you have less time, fewer people and a shrinking budget; you have more regulations and policies, but less compliance-minded decision makers. You have more contractors and third parties with connections to your infrastructure but less control over access policies and processes for each resource. Until now. Learn how to solve the top four IT Ops challenges with highly effective Azure AD/AD management solutions in this solutions brief.

  • KuppingerCole Executive View on Active Roles

    Read the Executive View report from KuppingerCole to learn how One Identity Active Roles can complement your identity governance and administration (IGA) goals in any size enterprise by adding strong features for increasing efficiency and automation in AD and Azure AD management. It is the ideal solution for organizations that want a comprehensive feature set but don’t have the need or resources to go for a full IGA solution or those who prefer to focus on AD/AAD for the time being.

  • The Top Five Ways to Relieve the Pain of Managing Hybrid AD Environments (Unified Hybrid Active Directory)

    Active Directory is everywhere and Azure Active Directory (AAD), its rapidly growing, cloud-based cousin, is quickly gaining ground. But, you should know that AAD is not simply a cloud copy of an on-prem AD instance. It is a wholly separate environment. That’s why you need to read this eBook. In it, you’ll learn about five potentially pain-inducing challenges you must overcome as you transition your organization to a hybrid AD implementation.

  • Digital Brand Protection for Financial Institutions

    In today’s connected world, there’s no shortage of entry points into financial institutions. Learn how to take a proactive approach to protect customer assets and your brand from phishing and spoofing attacks.

  • Dynamic DNS Infrastructure: The Phisher's Cheat Code

    In this report, learn how BlueVoyant monitors the Dynamic DNS Infrastructure, a prolific phishing attack vector, to understand common phishing methods and evasion mechanisms, all to identify emerging threats in real time.

  • The Rising Threat of Smishing: A Deep Dive

    Using SMS text messages, or "smishing,” as a platform to distribute phishing messages is increasing. Learn about smishing trends, common tactics, and get a look into an active engagement session with a smishing threat actor.

  • How to detect and respond to cryptojacking attacks

    In a time when the world was shoring up its defenses against ruthless ransomware attacks, attackers found a way to reap profits by stealthily mining currency from unsuspecting victims. That's why the year 2021 saw a NEW RECORD OF 97.1 MILLION cryptojacking attacks. In this e-book, we break down the various aspects associated with cryptojacking. Learning about this will help you understand how to combat and curb cryptojacking.

  • 7 Critical Reasons for Microsoft 365 Backup

    You have 7 critical reasons to protect your Microsoft 365 data. This 5-minute easy-to-read document helps you convince your managers and peers that your organization needs Microsoft 365 data protection, including understanding Microsoft’s 365 responsibility and your IT organization’s responsibility and who is in control of Microsoft 365 data.

  • DCIG Report - Choosing the Best Cloud Storage for Data Protection

    This paper reviews a wide range of cloud storage options and discusses best practices and important considerations.

  • Slash Cloud Backup Costs with Quest® QoreStor®

    This paper explains how you can significantly lower cloud object storage requirements and cost for data protection. With the right practices, and technology like Quest QoreStor in place, you can take advantage of object storage in the cloud to lower the overall cost of data protection.

  • 3 Reasons to Choose Managed Detection and Response

    Cyber threats affect data security in all organizations, but organizations in highly regulated industries such as financial services, healthcare, and the public sector face a particularly severe onslaught because of the sensitive data they collect and manage. How can organizations like yours effectively address these threats? Three areas of operations deserve particular attention.

  • Forrester TEI Study: Reduced Risk Exposure, SOC Savings, And 174% ROI From Open Systems MDR Service

    Open Systems customers revealed the measurable benefits of next-gen MDR in a newly commissioned study conducted by Forrester Consulting. Forrester found Open Systems combination of proven security specialists and methodologies, powered by machine-assisted threat detection, helped customers maximize Microsoft Azure investments and slash costs for a rapid, 6-month payback.

  • The Perfect Storm: Why MDR is Your Only Option in Modern Cybersecurity

    Covid, work from home, and bring-your-own-device have expanded our threat envelopes 1000X. Attacks with cheap hacking kits are up 40%. Most IT teams don’t even know about 10-20% of the devices their companies are using. To protect themselves from this maelstrom of risk, most companies have 20-50 different and conflicting cybersecurity tools, which Gartner says makes them less secure, not more. In fact, 90% of breaches occur thanks to misconfigured or unpatched software.

  • A Six-Step Guide To Incident Response Planning

    You know you need an incident response plan. But creating one can be a daunting, time-consuming task. Where to start? Download our six-step guide to get a detailed explainer on the key elements needed to develop a plan that will position your company to meet disruptive cybersecurity incidents head-on.

  • 8 Ways To Evaluate An MDR Provider

    Read this ebook and you’ll learn the eight principles that should be part of your conversations when you’re evaluating an MDR service provider. So you can be sure that provider leverages your organization’s existing control plane, instead of introducing greater complexity into your environment by deploying more proprietary tools.

  • 5 Signs MDR Is Right for Your Organization

    Perhaps you’ve been considering a managed detection and response (MDR) solution, but you aren’t quite sure if MDR is right for your organization. In this tech brief, we’ll help you decide by exploring five common challenges that organizations are facing today and how MDR helps address these challenges.

  • Cloud vs. On-Premises PBX: Understanding the Key Difference

    The first step towards choosing a better communication system is to fully understand your options. Cloud communications has many advantages over on-premises PBX, but what are the real differences between the two? This new guide can help answer this and other questions as you consider moving to the cloud.