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Tech News InteNS1ve provides a rundown of this week's news about IT modernization, tech adoption, and industry trends.
Building Resilient IT Infrastructure
COVID-19 created even more urgency for companies providing streaming services to ensure those services are resilient. In a recent article for Installation, NS1’s own Emily Pali provides an overview of how a multi-CDN strategy and intelligent traffic management are essential to an optimal user experience. Check out Why IT infrastructure is key to a memorable streaming experience for more.
With the majority of the workforce working fully remote, a resilient networking infrastructure has never been more important as workers depend upon applications and home networks to get their work done. Paul Beacham advises companies on how to ensure their remote workers stay connected in a recent article for Channel Pro, Why Networking is Core to the Remote Working Revolution.
The pandemic has accelerated the demand for public cloud infrastructure, as people across the world switch to remote work, learning, shopping, and entertainment. John Edwards of InformationWeek dives into a recent Forrester Research report, which predicts that the global public cloud infrastructure market will grow 35% in 2021. See more of the top takeaways from the report in his article, Looking at the Cloud in 2021: Growth and Changes.
This accelerated switch to the cloud has presented new networking management challenges for enterprises. Next-generation DDI solutions can help organizations address these challenges. Zeus Kerravala provides more details in his recent article for SiliconANGLE, Why the Modern Cloud-based Network Needs a Dose of DDI.
DNS and Security
There are safeguards coming that protect against a newly discovered DNS cache poisoning attack, SAD DNS. A key piece of protection is DNSSEC - check out Mathew J. Schwartz’s article for Data Breach Today, Brace for DNS Spoofing: Cache Poisoning Flaws Discovered, for more.
And for more information on other digital threats facing companies - many of which also target DNS - CircleID has compiled a list of the most common threats in their article, 10 Common Digital Threats to Businesses.