Jetico's Military-Standard File Wipes
Jetico makes data encryption and file wiping technology.
The latter caught our eye. As readers may be aware, deleting a file is unlikely to really delete the information. Chunks of the information remain. Its hard to get rid of information, and that's a security problem.
A growing number of vendors offer solutions to do deep/utter data erasure at the disk level. See our commentary on Blancco, to illustrate.
Jetico's BCWipe can do disk-level wipes, but it can do them at the file level as well. That's useful. There are many occasions on which one needs deep erasure of an individual file, when wiping an entire disk would be extremely inconvenient. Jetico says the algorithms used are those dictated by the U.S. Department of Defense. BCWipe Enterprise is for IT administrators, and provides centralized control for many separate PCs. ... David Ferris
Microsoft Messaging and Collaboration Strategy Service
Many Microsoft Exchange, SharePoint, and OCS customers are at a planning crossroads, facing such questions as:
- Whether to migrate to Exchange 2010 and, if so, when
- Whether to migrate to Microsofts cloud-based offering or to that of Google
- How and when to implement tightly integrated telephony/unified messaging
Charting the course is difficult. It is also hard to find impartial advice because vendors and their business partners clearly have axes to grind.
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Notes Alternatives Strategy Service
Many Notes/Domino customers are considering moving to an alternative messaging and collaboration platform, such as IBMs cloud-based offering, Microsofts on-premises and cloud-based offerings, and Googles cloud-based offering.
Charting the course is difficult. Technology options are changing quickly, and migrations away from Notes/Domino are usually complex and expensive. It is also hard to find impartial advice: Notes/Domino competitors and their systems integrators clearly have an axe to grind.
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Archiving Strategy Service
Archiving products and services are evolving quickly, prompted by storage management, regulatory compliance, and e-discovery needs. Many products have been installed, but they are subject to replacement because of changing corporate requirements and changing vendor technology.
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