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The 7 attributes of managed edge SD-WAN services

A core element of an SD-WAN approach is giving branch offices direct access to the internet. Doing so makes WANs far more agile and improves cloud performance. The problem is that doing so makes each branch office a potential entry point for viruses, malware and other internet-borne threats. Relying on security appliances alone does not scale, and cloud-based secure web gateways (SWGs) come with numerous problems. Managed edge services offer a way forward.

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Secure SD-WAN – helping CIOs meet their goals

At a recent CIO event about hybrid IT, the question was asked, «What are CEOs and boards talking about with CIOs?»

Cybersecurity

Cryptominers in da house

The recent explosion of the bitcoin exchange rate has catapulted cryptocurrencies into the news headlines. But what does that mean for IT security? Should we be worried? I will argue: Not more than usual!

Secure SD-WAN – helping CIOs meet their goals

At a recent CIO event about hybrid IT, the question was asked, «What are CEOs and boards talking about with CIOs?» The general consensus was (in no particular order):

GDPR is coming – are you ready?

As a CISO, much of my career has been spent dealing with regulatory compliance challenges. From HIPAA to SOX to PCI to GLBA, regulatory compliance is a big part of the life of a CISO. Every few years, it’s time to learn a new regulation and map out and ...

The shortcomings of secure web gateway services

Two trends are apparent: Much of what formerly was done by IT departments internally is migrating to the cloud, and SD-WANs are an increasingly popular way of linking corporate assets and resources. It’s the combination of these two trends that poses a ...

The 7 attributes of managed edge SD-WAN services

A core element of an SD-WAN approach is giving branch offices direct access to the internet. Doing so makes WANs far more agile and improves cloud performance. The problem is that doing so makes each branch office a potential entry point for viruses, ...

Cryptominers in da house

The recent explosion of the bitcoin exchange rate has catapulted cryptocurrencies into the news headlines. But what does that mean for IT security? Should we be worried? I will argue: Not more than usual! Photograph by Xiang Gao

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Martin Bosshardt

Chief Executive Officer

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Stephan Gautschi

Chief Operating Officer

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Ogi Stanovic

Chief Business Officer

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Sven Brülisauer

Chief Security Officer

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Stefan Keller

Chief Technology Officer ad interim

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Moritz Mann

Chief Product and Marketing Officer

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Sven Munzinger

Chief Financial Officer

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Nick Kemp

Chief Revenue Officer

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Josipa Kovacevic

Vice President
Human Resources

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Lynn Suter

Vice President
Mission Control

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Stephan Dudler

Executive Vice President
Customer Success

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Silvio Guidon

Executive Vice President
Sales

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Thomas Schneider

Executive Vice President
Sales Operations

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Christoph Göldi

Senior Vice President
Product Development

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Christoph Lenggenhager

Senior Vice President
Product Development

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Thomas Kunz

Vice President
Product Management

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Laurent Zimmerli

Vice President
Product Marketing

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Renato Iten

President and CEO

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Andreas Weiss

Vice President
Sales

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Silvan Tschopp

Vice President
Customer Success

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Amit Chatterjee

Chairman of the board

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Florian Funk

Member of the Board

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Florian Gutzwiller

Founder and Member of the Board

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Uli Beckmann

Member of the Board

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Dr. Bernd-Michael Rumpf

Member of the Board

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Goetz von Escher

Member of the Board

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«I will never compromise on quality.»

Florian Gutzwiller founded Open Systems AG in October 1990. When he launched his company, he did so without clients or safety nets, but with the deep conviction that «open systems» would change the world.

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Certification for Security

With the ISO 27001 certification, Open Systems commits itself to its customers by being subject to a constant test of its Mission Control Security Services and their associated operational processes. Because everything that is fine today still needs to be questioned at regular intervals in the future and adjusted to reality. Solely in this way can we ensure that our services are good enough for the requirements of tomorrow.