TITLE

Hosted Services: Benefits & Challenges

AUTHOR(S)
Brunk, Matt
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Business Communications Review;Nov2007, Vol. 37 Issue 11, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the use of hosted e-mail security services by businesses. Hosted services are services operated off a business' premises. The author discusses how the implementation of hosted services can affect the security of customer websites and the number of appliances and solutions required for networks. Hosted services can result in the blocking of e-mail and problems coordinating with Internet service providers (ISPs). The service can serve as a firewall to prevent spamming and reduce the need for additional appliances.
ACCESSION #
27518341

 

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