Latest To Crash From Increased Online Traffic Latest To Crash From Increased Online Traffic

Currently, there appear to be regional outages for the site, according to early data from web performance and monitoring solution provider Catchpoint, which has been tracking the performance of e-commerce websites over this holiday shopping season.

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Original Author: Sarah Perez

Fake Website Users Lead to Greater Risk of Fraud

Fake Website Users Lead to Greater Risk of Fraud

Fake website users are infiltrating company websites and putting corporate data at risk of fraud, yet many IT departments are unwilling to take the steps necessary to fix the problem. Managed services providers (MSPs) can help their clients overcome this problem by balancing user experience needs and website security.

Easy Registration Trumps Security

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Original Author: Sue Poremba

4 Best practices for Your Black Friday/Cyber Monday Preparations

Application Performance Management can help on Black FridayBlack Friday is just the beginning of that time of year when most businesses finally start to turn a genuine profit. The business your IT department supports is depending on you to keep the sales process flowing smoothly and swiftly. What practices can you put in place today to ensure your mission-critical applications stay up and running throughout the busy holiday shopping season?

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Will You Be Blacking Out on Black Friday?

Is Your IT Ready for the Online Rush?

APM to help with the Online RushLast year, Black Friday website traffic broke records. It was up 13 percent from the previous year and proved to be the single biggest sales day for website traffic for all of 2010. Will this critical kick-off day for the 2011 holiday season catch your IT system by surprise? And will you be ready to handle all that traffic, both online and off?

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