10 Reasons To Move IT Security Out of House

ComputerWorld ran a useful article by Jian Zhen, LogLogic, titled, “The pros and cons of MSSPs.” MSSP stands for managed security service provider — in other words, companies to which you would outsource your IT security.LogLogic is a Sunnyvale, CA-based company that makes log management appliances for enterprise IT monitoring.

Mr. Zhen explains 10 compelling reasons for moving to a managed service provider for security.

  • Cost
  • Hardware upgrades
  • Software upgrades
  • Vendor support
  • Round-the-clock support
  • Expertise and experience
  • Software patches
  • Training
  • Spare equipment
  • Security monitoring