Network Spring Cleaning – Ping Podcast – Episode 40

Episode 40: Network Spring Cleaning

Spring – at least meteorological spring – is upon us. And one tradition of the season is spring cleaning, when you take a look at your stuff and decide what stays and what goes. Our own Anthony Mercho joins us to do his best Marie Kondo when it comes to your network setup. But instead of whether a firewall, access point, or configuration brings you joy, he explains why organizations need to audit their network’s overall performance and security.

We discuss factors for change, like potential returns to the office as virus cases wane and technology advances in firewalls over the past few years. Plus, hear why WiFi 6 may be the right reason to upgrade your wireless setup for better productivity.

In headlines, we talk about Congress addressing the SolarWinds breach, learn about zero trust networks and why Microsoft and the NSA are on board, and finally, the continued concerns related to ae water system hack in Oldsmar, Florida.

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