Security for your smart device is now more important than ever. Since 2015, the amount of e-commerce transactions, social media interactions and corporate data interactions, as well as personal communications performed on smart devices including tablets, phones and smart watches, has surpassed the amount on PCs and laptops.
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The opportunity for IT solution providers in the Cloud is huge, resulting in the expected total public IT Cloud spend to pass the $100B mark in 2017 (IDC). So it probably comes as no surprise that a bit of business transformation is required for a managed service provider (MSP) to capture their fair share of an exploding technology segment such as the Cloud.
International Data Corporation (IDC) research indicates that 69.7% of x86 systems were virtualized in 2014 and projected to hit 71.1% by 2018. This speaks volumes to the importance of having a solution that is optimized specifically for virtual machines. Furthermore, IDC research has found that application downtime costs exceed $100,000 per hour on average, and for others can be substantially higher.