2021 was a busy year for Kaseya. As the year draws to a close, we’d like to take the time to review some of our most sought-after blog posts that have entertained and enlightened you. From virtualization and third-party patching to CapEx and OpEx analysis and hybrid work trends, our blogs covered a variety of eclectic topics of interest that were trending for most of 2021. Here is a quick recap of our 10 most popular blog posts from the past year.
10. Hybrid work: pros, cons, and other considerations
Hybrid work remains on everyone’s lips in this COVID-19 era, and has changed the way companies operate around the world. What exactly does the inclusion of hybrid work in the new normal entail? What are the advantages of hybrid labor and what are the disadvantages? You can find answers to these and many more such questions in our blog post here.
9. IT Budgeting: Tips and Best Practices for IT Pros
As an integral part of your company’s financial planning, IT budgeting is essential to track and control your IT spending and develop strategies to optimize and save money where possible. this blog entry answers some of the most burning questions related to IT budgeting, such as: For example, what is in a typical IT budget and what best practices you should follow to improve business efficiency, optimize operating costs, and increase revenue.
8. Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM): The Essential Guide
Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) is an IT framework for managing and securing mobile devices and business applications that employees use in the workplace. With mobile devices being the tools of choice at work right now, EMM becomes a critical IT requirement. Our insightful blog covers key topics such as EMM development, its standalone features, benefits, and ways to implement it. Get all of this information and more on our blog post here.
7. Service Request Management: Purpose and Objectives
Effective management of service requests is essential to maintaining team efficiency and business success. While service request management may be a familiar topic to most, it doesn’t hurt to freshen up a little bit about what it does for your business. In this tight Blog entry, We address the effective steps in service request management, the difference between service request management and incident management, its purpose, and best practices.
6. What is ITIL? Applications, versions, certifications and more
ITIL, or Information Technology Infrastructure Library, can be described as a library or repository of volumes that describe a standard framework of best practices for the delivery of IT services. There are four different versions of ITIL, with ITIL V3 and ITIL 4 being the most popular. But how does ITIL V3 differ from ITIL 4? Do you want to find out? Read our blog post here.
5. Zero-day: vulnerabilities, exploits, attacks and how to manage them
Given the obvious security loopholes and vulnerabilities associated with long-term remote and hybrid work, cybercriminals around the world are having a great day. Software patching is an effective defense against hackers. However, cyber criminals can wreak havoc on your system before you can even apply patches by exploiting zero-day vulnerabilities. A zero-day vulnerability is a bug in a network or software that has not been patched or for which no patch is available. The software or device manufacturer may or may not be aware of this vulnerability. If exposed, this flaw presents a greater risk of cyberattack to companies using the software or device. Is there any way I can improve your defense against zero-day attacks? Find out more in our blog entry.
4. Third Party Patching: Everything You Need to Know
While we are talking about patch management, we shouldn’t overlook the importance of third party patches in building a holistic security posture for your business. Third-party patching is the process of providing patch updates to third-party applications that have been installed on one or more of your endpoints (such as servers, desktops, or laptops). Would you like to learn more about why third-party patching is a critical component of IT security? Check out our informative blog post here.
3. High availability: what it is and how you can achieve it
While it is impossible to completely eliminate downtime, IT teams can implement strategies to minimize the risk of business disruption due to system failure. One of the most efficient ways to manage the risk of downtime is through high availability (HA), which allows for maximum potential uptime. So how do you measure high availability and what best practices do you need to follow to achieve it? You can find answers to these and many other questions in our insightful blog post on high availability here.
2. CapEx vs. OpEx: What’s Best for IT Budgeting?
Another popular IT budgeting blog. This will give you a basic understanding of the differences between CapEx and OpEx – the two main types of IT budgeting that are treated very differently when it comes to accounting and taxation for businesses. Which of the two makes the most sense for your company? Find out more in our Blog.
1. Hyper-V vs. VMware: Comparison of virtualization technologies
Virtualization technology has its origins in the 1960s, when work was carried out on mainframe time sharing at IBM. Nowadays it is common practice to use virtualization to increase the load on the computing resources inside the computer. In this most popular blog of 2021, we’ve discussed all types of virtualization technologies and highlighted the key differentiators between Hyper-V and VMware. Listen here.
Goodbye 2021, hello 2022!
As 2021 closes, we would like to thank you all for your continued love and support. Thank you for your trust in us and our powerful uRMM / UEM solution Kaseya VSA. It’s been a long but exciting year, but we’re excited to start 2022.
Until then, use the powerful functions of Kaseya VSA and manage, monitor and secure your endpoints in the “new normal” from a single console. Subscribe to our blog for regular insights into the latest industry trends and valuable expertise from our team of thought leaders.
*** This is a syndicated blog from the Security Bloggers Network from Blog – Kaseya written by Kaseya. Read the original article at: https://www.kaseya.com/blog/2022/01/04/kaseyas-best-blogs-of-2021/