Total Cloud Security Blog

Enhancing Speed and User Experience with Bitglass SASE

By Kevin Sheu  |  July 2, 2020 at 5:00 AM  | 
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In an environment where the surge in remote workers makes the discussion on security solution performance more pronounced, we’ve recently observed a wave of security teams approach us with a natural question: "When we proxy traffic with other tools, we see latency. Will your platform introduce latency into our experience?" 

In short, no. In fact, your user experience improves.

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Pushing Web Security to the Edge is Common Sense

By Jonathan Andresen  |  June 29, 2020 at 5:00 AM  | 
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Not many people would argue with Thomas Edison's quote, “The three great essentials to achieve anything worthwhile are, first, hard work; second, stick-to-itiveness; third, common sense.” If anything, it’s the last point – common sense – that’s been a virtue of the IT and software industry for decades, while the first two are table stakes. In today’s hyper-connected world, common sense has provided the rationale for transitioning to a digital and more remote-friendly workplace. The business benefits of going digital and remote are obvious – greater productivity, lower capital, and operating costs, as well as new more efficient business workflows and use cases.

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Cost-Effective Cloud Security for the Modern Enterprise: Part 1

By Juan Lugo  |  June 25, 2020 at 5:00 AM  | 

The acceleration of cloud adoption has been mirrored by the rise of bring your own device (BYOD). In recent months, these have both enabled the accelerated rise of the remote workforce. When it comes to securing these modern phenomena, enterprises must remain cautious of disjointed solutions, as a disconnected approach to security may hinder a firm’s ability to adapt swiftly in a highly remote and dynamic business environment.

Moreover, the time and money associated with IT personnel managing disjointed, disparate security tools could be more effectively used elsewhere. Below are the key components of Bitglass’ product suite that provide comprehensive protections and, through consolidated ease of management, save time and money.

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The Importance of a Robust Reverse Proxy

By Kevin Gee  |  June 18, 2020 at 5:00 AM  | 
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The only constant in this world is change. That statement is no more true than within the technology space as hardware and software continue to change and evolve. Cloud service providers release updates, add new features, or perform minor changes to code on a constant basis, sometimes monthly or even more frequently. Even how users work or use these applications change, from their locations they login from, the devices they use, etc. With all these changes, it’s important to have a security technology that can continue providing protections without breaking.

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