Linda Musthaler

Linda Musthaler is a Principal Analyst with Essential Solutions Corp. which researches the practical value of information technology and how it can make individual workers and entire organizations more productive. Essential Solutions offers consulting services to computer industry and corporate clients to help define and fulfill the potential of IT.

OPAQ enables total network security from the cloud

Pulse Secure VPN enhanced to better support hybrid IT environments

Pulse Secure VPN enhanced to better support hybrid IT environments

Thanks to more than 100 enhancements, Pulse Connect Secure can better support BYOD and hybrid IT environments where applications are in the data center and in the cloud.

Nexthink’s digital experience management platform quickly solves performance problems

Nexthink’s digital experience management platform quickly solves performance problems

Bad experiences with IT environments cost companies 100 hours per person each year. Get that time back with digital experience management and experience-level agreements.

Teridion enables higher performing and more responsive SaaS applications

Teridion enables higher performing and more responsive SaaS applications

Teridion provides a public cloud-based overlay network that vastly improves internet performance through dynamic route optimization and protocol acceleration.

Cato Networks adds threat hunting to its Network as a Service

Cato Networks adds threat hunting to its Network as a Service

Security is a key benefit of using cloud-based networking services. And Cato Networks is kicking it up a notch by adding threat hunting as a service to its cloud network.

Asigra evolves backup/recovery to address security, compliance needs

Asigra evolves backup/recovery to address security, compliance needs

Asigra announced a new version of its backup and recovery software that addresses the risks posed by ransomware and non-compliance with Article 17 of the EU’s GDPR.

VMware and VeloCloud announce their networking and security strategy

VMware and VeloCloud announce their networking and security strategy

Virtual Cloud Network provides a connectivity layer to connect everything — users, “things,” branch offices, cloud infrastructure, networking infrastructure — in one consistent framework, with security intrinsic to all of it.

In the IoT world, general-purpose databases can’t cut it

In the IoT world, general-purpose databases can’t cut it

The constant stream of IoT data must be collected, measured, and acted upon in real time. General-purpose databases can’t handle all of that, but the InfluxData Platform can.

Network-as-a-Service: A modern solution to today’s networking challenges

Network-as-a-Service: A modern solution to today’s networking challenges

Cloud migration and mobility are putting huge pressure on networks. Enterprises need a better option, and NaaS delivers, providing network connectivity and security as a service.

Mist’s wireless network lets companies personalize the user experience

Mist’s wireless network lets companies personalize the user experience

Mist Systems solves the problem of personalizing a user’s experience while they are connected to a wireless network and improves user engagement.

Apcela advises how to build a hybrid IT platform for better performance and stronger security

Apcela advises how to build a hybrid IT platform for better performance and stronger security

WAN architectures today are not optimized to handle hybrid applications. Mark Casey, president and CEO of Apcela, advises on how to build a new cloud-ready architecture to improve the security and performance of hybrid applications.

Skyport Systems plugs the agility, security gaps of hybrid cloud

Skyport Systems plugs the agility, security gaps of hybrid cloud

Skyport Systems’ SkySecure Hybrid Cloud Edge securely runs application gateways at the network edge, providing agility and security for apps in the cloud and the data center.

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