10 Tips to Reduce your Azure Virtual Machines (VMs) Cost

| February 20, 2020

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In this video, Frank is giving 10 tips to reduce the #cost of your #Azure infrastructure #IaaS. This post was inspired by an awesome blog post by Thomas Maurer (links below).

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Founded in 1999, Softdel (A UNIDEL company) is a specialized technology company that partners with global industry players to engineer smart and connected products to power the “Internet of Things (IoT)”. Headquartered in Stamford, CT, USA, with offices in Japan, Germany, Singapore, and India, Softdel’s dedicated team of 150+ professionals provide software products, engineering services, and product design consulting across various service lines including Building Automation, Smart Lighting, Industrial Automation, and Automotive.

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5 Essential Principles for Managing SD-Branch Security

Article | March 5, 2020

Software-defined wide-area networking (SD-WAN) is revolutionizing the way that local branches are managed. As we’ve previously pointed out in our article on 4 things you should know about SD-Branch, it is being used to enable faster cloud adoption and greatly improve centralized control over the systems running in branch offices. Unfortunately, these advantages also come with some downsides. As SD-WAN has developed in SD-Branch, the number of IoT and end-user devices connected to these networks has grown exponentially. This means that the surface attack area of the average SD-Branch setup has increased enormously over the past few years. At the same time, business-critical applications are now sharing more data than ever over broadband internet connections, exposing critical data to interception or disruption.

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SASE as a Business Continuity Solution

Article | April 9, 2020

As offices worldwide sit abandoned, many of the millions of employees ordered to stay home are actually keeping hard at work, taking advantage of residential broadband connections, VPNs, email, video conferencing, and instant messaging applications to do their jobs. Thank the corporate world’s willingness to let employees occasionally work from home for the necessary IT infrastructure. However, as much as we’d like this alone to solve the business continuity challenges, enabling a handful of employees to work from home once a week is trivial compared to ensuring all of a company’s employees can do so for months on end.

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5 TIPS TO ENSURE NETWORK SECURITY OF INTERNAL IT INFRASTRUCTURE

Article | May 3, 2021

What Is IT Infrastructure Security? If you are reading this blog, we would like to assume that you are either an aspiring cybersecurity professional or a business owner looking for ways to improve their network security. A business IT infrastructure includes networks, software, hardware, equipment, and other facilities that make up an IT network. These networks are applied to establish, monitor, test, manage, deliver, and support IT services. So, IT infrastructure security describes the process of safeguarding the core networking infrastructure, and it is typically applied to enterprise IT environments. You can improve IT infrastructure security by installing protective solutions to block unauthorized access, theft, deletion, and data modification.

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How to backup hyperconverged infrastructure

Article | May 4, 2020

Enterprises running hypervisors on hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) systems typically have backup options available to them that are not available to those running on generic hardware. Such customers may also have additional backup challenges depending on the HCI vendor and hypervisor they have chosen. Let’s take a look.

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Softdel

Founded in 1999, Softdel (A UNIDEL company) is a specialized technology company that partners with global industry players to engineer smart and connected products to power the “Internet of Things (IoT)”. Headquartered in Stamford, CT, USA, with offices in Japan, Germany, Singapore, and India, Softdel’s dedicated team of 150+ professionals provide software products, engineering services, and product design consulting across various service lines including Building Automation, Smart Lighting, Industrial Automation, and Automotive.

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