IoT Necessities: Getting Your Network and Security Ready

Published on February 5th, 2019

The Internet of Things (IoT) is introducing sensors into virtually every process and device, transforming product-focused companies into service-oriented digital partners. Take these examples for instance:

But how do CIOs and CISOs ensure their IT infrastructure is ready for IoT? Taking a hard look at your security capabilities and your network are important steps for preparedness. Here are the necessities.

Network and Security Necessities for IoT

With advanced tools, technologies, and partnerships in place, enterprises will be able to accelerate IoT deployment, quickly communicating insights with every person, process, and manager at the end of each connection point.

Call on Masergy to evaluate your network and security for IoT readiness and enable your IoT strategy. Contact us for a free consultation.

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Craig D'Abreo

Craig oversees the Managed Security, Threat Intelligence and Security Professional Services departments at Masergy. He is responsible for Masergy’s proactive enterprise cybersecurity threat management and operations program. Craig holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and an MBA in Information Security. He is a Certified Information Security Systems Professional (CISSP) with over a decade of experience in the security industry and holds various network security certifications. He has written on various security blogs, spoken on a range of industry panels and is a recognized thought leader in the cybersecurity space.

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