Tough Times. Tough Choices: Security-as-a-Service Is the Right Choice, Right Now
Today, every business is feeling the impact of the lagging economy, looking for opportunities to defer costs, cut corners, and eke out more value with every dollar spent. Faced with tough budget tradeoffs, businesses are even scrutinizing their security for cost savings. Whether one is an IT manager, an IT generalist, or a security specialist, chances are rethinking assumptions about what security solutions to buy, how to implement them, and even how to manage them. The existing requirement is to sustain or, better still, enhance protection against malware, spyware, spam, and the myriad other intrusions and vulnerabilities that threaten precious information and systems.