Longing for Inbox Zero? Tell Us About Your Digital Work Habits, Win an iPad

How much of your work day is consumed by email, IM, Facebook and other digital interruptions? How much of your time do you spend organizing emails, tagging and flagging, categorizing and color-coding? What’s the most interesting email you wish was never sent? Varonis is conducting research about digital work habits and we’d love for you…

Case Study: Isis Pharmaceuticals and Varonis DatAdvantage

Today we’re proud to share that Isis Pharmaceuticals is using its DatAdvantage to manage and monitor file access activity. Isis Pharmaceuticals is the leader in anti-sense drug development with a broad pipeline of drugs that are applicable to many different disease targets including cardiovascular, metabolic, severe and rare diseases, and cancer. Its anti-sense technology provides a…

5 Step Guide to Reducing the #1 Data Security Risk

Last week I had the opportunity to attend an event on 3rd party data security and risk. Throughout the event, I talked with folks from many different industries and in many different roles.  I spoke with auditors, general IT managers, storage administrators, CIOs, and of course, security professionals. What is the Top Priority for Reducing…

Shared folders, like coconuts, don’t migrate by themselves

Our new survey on domain and data migrations shows that 95% of organizations move data at least once a year, for any of several reasons— infrastructure upgrades, mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures. For such a common task, very few organizations (4%) find migrations easy—struggling to maintain availability, to figure out what data should be moved and…

Your Data is a Mirror

Imagine if the constitution of the United States had been drafted in Microsoft Word, with track changes and comments turned on, and each revision stored in SharePoint or Evernote. Imagine if the founding fathers had had email and we could read the discourse surrounding each iteration. What were they thinking? If those digital records were…

Defensible Disposal with Automation

It’s no secret that the data on corporate servers is growing exponentially.  Documents, presentations, media, spreadsheets, and other files are constantly  being created and moved onto servers, and after a while, most of it is rarely used, if at all. However, much of this stale data also must be retained in order to comply with…

There’s More to Learn About Data Migration And The Varonis DTE

For those who’ve been following along, you’ll know we’ve just beta launched our Data Transport Engine. By the way, you can sign up here to trial DTE.  For the rest of you, here’s our brief (in under 144 characters) refresher course: we have an approach to data migration that respects existing metadata, ensures security, and…

Introducing Varonis Data Transport Engine

For years, Varonis customers have been using Varonis DatAdvantage and the IDU Classification Framework to find data sets that they want to move or delete—stale data, active data, sensitive data, data belonging to department X or Y. Being able to easily find data based on permissions, activity, content, and other metadata accelerates lots of common…

Put Data Migration on Your Fall IT To-Do List

In the US, Labor Day weekend is the traditional dividing line between end-of-summer vacations and the start of serious back-to-work initiatives. With 2012’s final quarter fast approaching, you’re no doubt adding a few discussion items for the next IT management meeting. Here’s a bullet point we think you’ll want to look into: start planning for…