David Laceys IT Security Blog

December 2013

  • The world in 2018 (or not)

    David Lacey 22 Dec 2013
  • Now I'm not saying that I get everything right about the future. But I can certainly spot the excesses of other futurists. The latest example is IBM's predictions for the next five years. The most ...

  • Predictions for 2014

    David Lacey 21 Dec 2013
  • So what will 2014 hold for cyber security professionals? Will it be something new or more of the old? The answer is bit of both. We have all reached a crossroads in the way we manage security. Some ...

  • Predictions for 2013 - what did I get right?

    David Lacey 15 Dec 2013
  • It's the time of year when we reflect on our progress (or failures) over the last year and anticipate the challenges of the coming year. Last December I made five predications for 2013. How well ...






  • How do I size a UPS unit?

    Your data center UPS sizing needs are dependent on a variety of factors. Develop configurations and determine the estimated UPS ...

  • How to enhance FTP server security

    If you still use FTP servers in your organization, use IP address whitelists, login restrictions and data encryption -- and just ...

  • 3 ways to approach cloud bursting

    With different cloud bursting techniques and tools from Amazon, Zerto, VMware and Oracle, admins can bolster cloud connections ...