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

Dell’s Latitude 7320 Detachable and the Value of Business-Class Ultra-Portable Laptops

Since early 2013, the year Microsoft launched its first Surface Pro, PC vendors have been exploring the value and limits of detachable or ultra-portable...

Bandwidth announces Duet for RingCentral

This week Bandwidth plans to roll out a version of its direct routing and E911 product, Duet, specifically for RingCentral. The product is currently available...

Identity-Based Zero Trust is More Than a Buzzword

Zero Trust is being invoked frequently by security professionals, almost as a cure-all for all those things that keep them up at night. In...

Talking Digital Transformation with the Boston Red Sox

In the sports-event industry, the COVID-19 pandemic created unprecedented challenges. Despite the setbacks, COVID-19 accelerated digital transformation initiatives, resulting in a better experience for...

Microsoft Announces Windows 365 Cloud Desktop at Its Inspire Partner Event

Microsoft recently held its annual partner event, Inspire, where it announced new features to its 365 suites. Many of these new changes are solutions...