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Simplicity and Security with SSO and Pre-Authentication

Don’t just Authenticate users on your web or application servers. Find out who they are…

6 Things to Consider When Deploying a Load Balancer

When you have made the sensible decision to implement a load balancer within your infrastructure,…

Simple Content Security Policies to Defend Against XSS Attacks

  We’ve covered quite a few security related HTTP headers on the blog in recent…

The True Cost of Complexity within the Modern Network

“We have to cut costs!” This is a phrase uttered too often in meetings. It…

Mr Worldwide Presents: A Brief Overview of Global Server Load Balancing (GSLB)

What is GSLB and how does it work ? Global Server Load Balancing (GSLB) is…

WannaCry – What’s next…

Thoughts on the latest NHS “WannaCry” exploit – could it happen again, could it be…

Lucky 13 for TLS SNI

It’s hard to believe but TLS Server Name Indication (SNI) has been around for thirteen…

Preparing IT Infrastructure for Black Friday

Interesting comments from our partner Six Degrees on Black Friday preparation. Is your IT infrastructure…

Three-quarters of UK policing websites lack secure encryption

Interesting article highlighting that over 73% of policing websites have significant room for improvement when…

Azure now available in the UK

Microsoft expands its Azure platform to the UK, bringing edgeNEXUS advanced load balancer ADC to…

How long will you wait for a shopping website to load?

Another interesting article which details the business critical importance of fast page load times. This…

AWS and Azure Rated Top Dogs in Gartner’s IaaS Magic Quadrant

The news is out that Amazon AWS and Microsoft Azure have stormed ahead as visionaries…

Capita Acquires Trustmarque for £57m

News in that Capita has acquired Trustmarque for £57m in cash. This is the fourth…

Simplifying Security HTTP Headers with edgeNEXUS Traffic Management: X-Content-Type-Options

Something that frequently comes up on those security penetration tests we all have to endure…

Introducing Error 451 – Also Known as the “You’re Being Censored Code”

Last month the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) introduced a new HTTP status code for…

edgeNEXUS Revs Up Awareness for Azure Load Balancer with Microsoft

The edgeNEXUS Load Balancer is now available through the Azure Marketplace, enabling Microsoft customers to…

Softcat CEO thanks industry for IPO support.

Huge congratulations to our partner Softcat on their recent IPO. Having worked with the team…

Is the Toaster a Back Door to Your Network? – The IoT, Security and IP EXPO

So what did I take from IPEXPO this year? Firstly, that Excel is miles away…

My First Cloud Camp

I have just attended my first Cloud Camp which was an excellent event to share…

WordPress and SSL Offload

Using Load Balancing Traffic Management Feature To Solve WordPress SSL Offload Issue . WordPress is…

DeHaven Aims to Drive UK Vendor edgeNEXUS to Tenfold Growth

Another great write up on Jim DeHaven joining the team and a look at our…

Jim DeHaven Named New edgeNEXUS CEO

Exciting times at edgeNEXUS as we announce the appointment of Jim DeHaven as the company’s…

Excellent article explaining the difference between NLB and Application Load Balancing

Hats off to one of our competitors here for a brilliant explanation of the difference…

Congratulations to Amicus

Massive congratulations to our partner Amicus, who MSPmentor has rated as the Number 1 MSP…

Not so grim up north for Softcat as it hails Manchester growth

It’s grow, grow, grow for our partners Softcat. They have a pretty simple recipe for…

edgeNEXUS ALB OpenSSL “Heartbleed” Resolution Advisory

About OpenSSL and the “Heartbleed” Vulnerability • For those of you not familiar with OpenSSL,…

Hyper-V telling fibs about Linux guest VMs

Well worth knowing about if you’re running Linux guest VMs in Hyper-V…. If Microsoft’s Hyper-V…