Megan Cater

Megan Cater

FTP replacement may be the only way to secure content supply chains »

Last year’s HBO, Netflix and Disney security breaches can likely be traced to hackers exploiting FTP used by third-party post-production companies.

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Moving large data volumes to cloud services? Dedicated connection vs. upload utilities »

Cloud services providers like as Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure offer several options to for data I/O. Learn about the pros and cons of using a dedicated connection vs. upload utilities.

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Investing in more bandwidth? Don’t get charged extra to use it »

We expect to pay Internet providers for bandwidth. However, deploying UDP-based acceleration software is necessary to ensure full utilization of bandwidth, and some acceleration software providers charge based on bandwidth usage.

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2018 Boston Marathon: Cold, rain and wind are the “best conditions” for some runners like Signiant’s Kevin Haggerty »

Signiant is headquartered just outside of Boston, with DevOps, Development and Support located in Ottawa. Like many local companies, Signiant treats “Marathon Monday” as a near-sacred holiday. Many of us head to the Boston Marathon course to watch and cheer, and one of us even runs it.

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File Size Growth & The Bandwidth Conundrum »

Media file sizes continue to grow, increasing the need for bandwidth and file acceleration technology. While the technical aspects are well understood, the financial implications can be surprisingly convoluted.

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