Secure Access Service Edge

Secure Access Service Edge: A Paradigm Shift

The network and network security world is experiencing, like any other technology, its digital revolution. The traditional vision of “inside the firewall” and “outside the firewall” has been shattered: Internet has become the network of the extended enterprise. Secure Access Service Edge: Trends Leading to a Paradigm Shift Moving from a “network-centric” architecture to a “user-centric” and “application-centric” architecture. On the one hand, the cloud and the decentralization of servers and applications in disparate clouds; on the other hand, the… Read More >>

The human face of the workplace

The human face of the workplace

A world without users? “Automation”, “DevOps”, “Robotic Process Automation” (RPA), bots, chatbots and other robots, “artificial intelligence” (AI), … According to some people, users will disappear from the scene: the omnipresence of computing, called “digital”, will eventually replace them, do everything for them, and even do more and better than they do. Clearly, as the French song goes, “we are very little things, …”. Will dematerialization go so far as to dematerialize the user? Is there anyone still behind the… Read More >>

The History of Uberization

The usage of the word “uberize” should be a source of endless amusement for contemporary wordsmith. Today, any new product, as long as it’s the slightest bit digital, will be deemed uberized, which at first glance, will immediately terrorize the competitors that brace themselves on archaic methods and create admiration of crowds swooning before such creative daring. Don’t laugh! Soon, term will be so generalized it will be found on our school playgrounds! Imagine that shortly, in the evening, the… Read More >>

Cloudifying the uncloudifiable!

“My company’s apps are cloudifiable, super-cloudifiable in fact”. Unfortunately, repeating this phrase over and over is never going to result in a miracle. Launching an IT system into stratospheric orbit remains a complex topic. Of course, if you start with a blank canvas or if you only move forward gradually, the cloud ceiling will be lower, with the propulsion required to breach it consequently less too. Having effective solutions to the key issues of control, management, governance and change management… Read More >>