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Digital Transformation
Why comprehensive and secure SD-WAN solutions are essential for business success
And as the network and potential attack surface continue to expand with the proliferation of connected devices and remote work environments, the need for a secure wide area network (WAN) approach has grown significantly.
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Cybersecurity
How organisations can mitigate IoT and IIoT security risks
IoT and IIoT come with inherent risks because they are often deployed faster than they can be secured, putting organisations in danger of cyber threats. Here are tips on how to mitigate those risks.
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Wavelink
How Wavelink fosters creativity and careers in the channel
Wavelink is a 100% channel business, with all sales flowing through its authorised reseller partners. It has been a B2B technology distributor for almost 24 years and offers a broad range of software across cybersecurity, mobility, networking, and healthcare.
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Cybersecurity
The importance of zero trust to secure the expanding edges of networks
The increasing number of digital environments adds complexity to modern networks. As the network expands, so too does the potential attack surface that cybercriminals can exploit.
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Cloud
Wavelink and Imprivata to give better access to health data
Wavelink says its new distribution agreement with Imprivata will give Australian clinicians faster and more secure access to patient information.
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Cybersecurity
Fortinet names Wavelink 2021 APAC Distributor of the Year
Wavelink announced today that it was named Fortinet's 2021 APAC Distributor of the Year, recognising the dedication Wavelink has put into the partnership.
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Ransomware
How to protect expansive networks to ensure better results
The increasing cost and growing prevalence of cyberattacks has many Australian and New Zealand businesses on edge.
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Wavelink
The case for a new security platform based on three critical concepts
Gaining a truly integrated solution is the only way to reduce technology sprawl and consolidate an organisation’s platform.
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SD-WAN
Why secure SD-WAN is the key to leveraging 5G safely and effectively
Many businesses are starting to plan for the potential that 5G networks will create by investigating game-changing technologies and applications beyond the Internet of Things (IoT) and video streaming. 
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Zero trust
Securing the hybrid workforce
It's likely that organisations will need to find a way to work alongside COVID-19, which will probably involve a hybrid approach to work. 
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Partner Programme
Wavelink launches revamped partner programme for A/NZ partners
A recent company overhaul that split off the distribution and connected health areas of Wavelink’s business into two separate business units. 
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Cybersecurity
Why zero trust must form a key pillar of any cybersecurity strategy
Zero trust streamlines that access while strengthening security protections. For this reason, it should form an essential pillar of any cybersecurity strategy.
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SD-WAN
Why organisations should make adaptability their #1 security requirement
Adaptability is the key to providing a strong security posture for organisations that are still weighing up their future scenarios to secure a workforce that is largely distributed versus one that’s mainly in the office. 
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Cloud
Wavelink bolsters channel support with three new hires
The appointments demonstrate Wavelink’s "commitment to key vendors and partners" as well as supporting the recently announced Connected Health business unit.
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Cybersecurity
Three steps to a security-driven network for a stronger security posture
As the threat landscape continues to evolve and organisations stand to lose so much if they fall victim to an attack, it’s essential to ensure that security measures evolve in line with the network itself.
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Cybersecurity
How CISOs can come out on top of the cyber arms race
CISOs must determine what their organisation’s security goals are, including the organisation’s risk profile and appetite, and, of course, their budget.
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SD-WAN
The importance of selecting a secure SD-WAN solution
It’s essential to adopt a secure SD-WAN solution to avoid the risks that an unsecured SD-WAN solution can introduce, writes Wavelink managing director Ilan Rubin.
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Unified Communications
Spectralink to provide UC for Melbourne Children’s Hospital
The Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne has chosen Spectralink Versity as the communication platform for its 6,000 staff.
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Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise
Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise brings on Wavelink to extend channel partner offerings
Wavelink and Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise (ALE) have entered into a partnership agreement to provide communication technology solutions for channel partners in Australia and New Zealand.
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Partners
Ivanti Wavelink and Manhattan Associates tackle voice solutions for warehousing
Using Ivanti Speakeasy, customers in warehousing, transport and logistics, and retail who leverage Manhattan Associates' Warehouse Management System (WMS), now have access to voice-enablement with WMS integration.
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SD-WAN
What is the future of SD-WAN security? integration
"While SD-WAN is still a relatively new technology, it makes sense to start the convergence process sooner rather than later to avoid potential security risks and deliver a better user experience and simplify operations.”
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Cloud
Wavelink invests in Australian region with three new hires
These additions were made in the last eight months, with each of the new roles focused on extending investment and commitment in the region, according to the company.
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Cybersecurity
What will stop COVID-19 cyber attacks? Technology and education
As threats increase during the COVID-19 pandemic, businesses need to be focused on implementing technological solutions and investing in employee education to achieve basic security hygiene.
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Remote Working
Securing remote workforces at scale
When employees aren’t used to working from home, their home networks generally aren’t secured to a corporate standard. This creates vulnerabilities that cybercriminals can leverage.