CAS Severn News and Events

Webinar: Take CyberSecurity from Reactive to Preemptive with IBM QRadar SIEM

Posted by Connie Roberts on Aug 15, 2016 5:05:46 PM

August 25, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. EDT
Click here to register for the webinar.

 

QRadar SIEM, the most intelligent, integrated and automated SIEM system in the industry, provides value before, during and after an attack because it incorporates behavior and context. This means better security profiling, advanced detection and complete forensics. 

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Is Flash Storage Worth It?

Posted by Jakob Carstensen on Jul 8, 2016 9:00:00 AM

Flash storage. It has been hailed as the new game-changing technology. By all accounts, flash replaced the hype of virtualization from 2007. Similar to the way virtual servers financially outperformed physical boxes, flash’s speed is unparalleled because it outpaces legacy spinning-disk drives exponentially. If spinning disk and flash arrays were to race, it would be like setting up a competition between a tortoise and a jet engine.

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Topics: storage

5 Storage Warning Signs Your IT Department Needs to Watch Out For

Posted by Connie Roberts on Apr 5, 2016 1:21:47 PM

An inefficient storage environment can be the cause of many headaches, both inside and outside of IT departments. It disrupts the productivity of your entire company by slowing processing and data access.

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Topics: storage

4 Questions to Ask When Upgrading Storage Capabilities

Posted by Connie Roberts on Mar 31, 2016 9:43:53 AM

A storage upgrade can be very complex, and there are a sea of options that lay before companies of all sizes. The goal is to hit that perfect-fit system. This system should fulfill your needs today, of course, but it should also have the ability to grow with your business.

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Topics: storage

CAS Severn Becomes Gold Member of the Nexsan Channel Partner Program to Deliver Expanded Portfolio of Unified Storage and File, Sync and Share Solutions

Posted by Steve Coon on Mar 21, 2016 6:05:51 PM

LAUREL, Md. – March 22, 2016CAS Severn, a seasoned IT solutions provider and systems integrator, today announced that it has expanded its participation as a Gold member in the new tiered global Nexsan Channel Partner Program. Together, the two companies will be helping their mutual customers maximize storage infrastructure investments with a complete range of Nexsan unified, high-density storage and secure archive storage systems - as well as the new Transporter branded line of private cloud file sync and share appliances paired with CAS Severn’s integration and services expertise.

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Top Security Mistakes: Number 6

Posted by Lisa on Jul 20, 2015 2:00:00 PM

Mistake 6: Ignoring (or not enforcing) Patch Updates

Every piece of software, device, server, router, switch, has a version of code on it of some kind. Since everything changes over time, you need to make sure your users are getting the most updated patches of all of them.

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Top Security Mistakes: Number 7

Posted by Lisa on Jul 14, 2015 1:30:00 PM

Mistake 7: Lack of communication

In small organizations, one or two people may run the entire IT operation. In those cases, communication is rarely a problem. However, in large organizations, responsibilities can be spread throughout the company. There may be multiple people with the same job description who work in different departments or offices. And that’s when trouble can occur.

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Top Security Mistakes: Number 8

Posted by Lisa on Jul 7, 2015 3:24:00 PM

Mistake 8: Not keeping up with the Joneses

You can’t protect what you don’t know about, so it’s critical for security personnel to stay abreast of the latest security trends.

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Top Security Mistakes: Number 9

Posted by Lisa on Jun 29, 2015 3:00:00 PM

Mistake 9: Leaving an open door

We all know it’s a bad idea to leave a door to our home open. But are we that careful at the workplace?

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Top 10 Security Mistakes

Posted by Lisa on Jun 22, 2015 3:00:26 PM

Next month, CAS Severn will host an educational webinar on the Top 10 Security Mistakes (and How to Fix Them). Our IT Security lead Dennis Webb will host this 45-minute session and discuss common errors he sees, and provide guidance on how to correct these problems and improve your overall security posture.

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