Our direct connect ecosystem is increasingly becoming the channel of choice for XaaS providers. Let’s back up for a minute and break down just what exactly that means – and why Console Connect needs to be on every XaaS provider’s radar this year.
As long as enterprises are conducting critical business on the public internet, they will always be the targets and potential victims of a DDoS attack.
Console Connect makes the job of staying on top of connection management, capacity planning and social activity easier via the Console Alerts feature.
Why Console Connect? Because “connect” is in our bones. It’s what makes Console’s cloud-driven ecosystem what it is; after all, it’s at the root of direct connect and interconnection.
Most of us experience internet outages on an individual — and generally irregular — level. Perhaps we’re unable to check in with friends on social media, stream a movie or pull up a recipe for that evening’s dinner. The inconvenience is frustrating, but the impact is limited. 2016 may not have been when many people first became aware of the vulnerabilities featured in the underlying routing architecture of the public internet, but it remains a watershed year where these vulnerabilities became such prominent and repeated targets. This yielded a wider impact on communities and businesses from large-scale internet outages, caused by deliberate and malicious cyber-attacks. As industries, services and governments have grown more reliant on the public internet, malicious characters…