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

What Next-Gen Networking Brings to the Home Table

Okay, so we’re a full year into the first worldwide pandemic in 100 years, and it’s shifted our world completely. Nothing is the same...

#eWEEKchat April 13: The Home as Enterprise Branch

On Tuesday, April 13, at 11 a.m. PST/2 p.m. EST/7 p.m. GMT, @eWEEKNews will host its 97th monthly #eWEEKChat. The topic will be “The...

NetBrain Launches Multi-Cloud Support, Low-code/No-code Toolset

Network operations software maker NetBrain has released a new version of its main platform, NetBrain v10.0, which the company contends breaks new ground in...

Executive Q&A: Wilfredo Sotolongo, Chief Customer Officer, Lenovo ISG

Like many IT industry sales executives, Wilfredo Sotolongo has a deep and practical understanding of computing and related technologies. After earning B.S. (Embry-Riddle Aeronautical...

How to Be Prepared When 5G Comes to the Enterprise

In tech, we always like to hype the latest and greatest technologies and promise they are “game-changing.”  One technology that’s reached a massive level...