Matthew Sarrel

Matthew D. Sarrel, CISSP, is a network security,product development, and technical marketingconsultant based in New York City. He is also a gamereviewer and technical writer. To read his opinions on games please browse http://games.mattsarrel.com and for more general information on Matt, please see http://www.mattsarrel.com.

Tapping the Positive from Social Networks for Enterprise Collaboration

Social networking and user-contributed content have taken the Internet by storm as evidenced by the popularity of MySpace, Facebook, YouTube, Flickr, LinkedIn, Wikipedia and Twitter. Earlier this year, we...

Open-Source Software in the Enterprise

The topic of open-source software has been steeped in debate since the development and licensing took root in the 1980s and picked up steam with the proliferation of the...

Interest Growing in Private Cloud Computing

While there's still plenty of room for growth among enterprises for straight ahead, consolidation-oriented server virtualization projects, many organizations are looking to take their virtualization deployments to the next...

Managing the Virtual Image Life Cycle

More and more IT organizations are embracing virtual server and desktop infrastructure technologies. A December 2009 report from Forrester Research found that 71 percent of the companies it surveyed...

Zscaler Offers Secure Web Gateway as a Service

Zscaler Offers Secure Web Gateway as a Service by Matt Sarrel Dashboard The Zscaler Dashboard greets me after I log in to the administration portal. Traffic amounts overall, traffic by time, traffic...

Latest Posts

Top 10 Edge Computing Companies of 2022

Edge computing companies enable distributed computing throughout a network, including to the very edge – hence the name. Rather than process data in massive data...

Tableau’s Jackie Yeaney and Data Society’s Merav Yuravlivker on Improving Data Literacy

I spoke with Jackie Yeaney, CMO of Tableau, and Merav Yuravlivker, CEO of Data Society, about what it means to be “fluent” in data...

Data Mining Techniques

Data mining is the umbrella term for the process of gathering raw data and transforming it into actionable information. Due to the dramatic growth...

What is Data Mining?

As IT departments and businesses across all sectors handle larger quantities of raw data, processes have been created to turn this data into useful...

AIOps Provides a Path To Fully Autonomous Networks

If you’re an IT professional, you’ve heard of AIOps or artificial intelligence for IT operations. The term, originally devised by Gartner in 2017, describes...