Fast Cars and Secure IT: Their Common Ground

Fast Cars and Secure IT: Their Common Ground

“The reason really excellent sports cars have really excellent brakes is so that they can go faster.” That little piece of counterintuitive wisdom comes from Jack Danahy, senior vice president for security at AlertLogic, one of AVANT’s key partners in the IT security...
Choosing Your “Route” to SD-WAN is as Important as the Technology Choice Itself

AVANT Research & Analytics: Our First 100 Days

I’m a true believer in evaluation based on milestones in time. That might be one of the reasons why I’ve been in the market research end of the tech industry for so long. I love to look at how technologies and strategies succeed and evolve over defined periods of...
Solving Business Problems: Where Are Your Apps?

Solving Business Problems: Where Are Your Apps?

Companies leverage Information Technologies to solve any number of business problems, but the necessary first step is always the same: You must first develop an accurate inventory of which applications reside in the cloud and which ones reside in your data center. The...