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Gil Cattelain

Gil Cattelain

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About Gil Cattelain

Gil Cattelain, Product Marketing at Novell => Gil has more than 16 years of experience in software marketing for the high-tech industry, including recent time at Echopass and Genesys as Director of Digital Marketing where he specialized in SEO, demand/lead generation and social media marketing for the cloud-based contact center market. His expertise also includes international product marketing and product management at Matrix42, Folio Corporation, Open Market Inc., PowerQuest and Netopia Inc. He has also held positions as international public relations manager and channel marketing manager. Gil holds a B.A. in international marketing and political science from Brigham Young University and is fluent in French.

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Embrace A 21st Century Workspace In Your Enterprise [Webinar]

Gil Cattelain

March 23, 2015 4:05 pm

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A powerful shift is taking place throughout the global workforce with regards to where, when and how employees work. After all, employees no longer want to be tethered to their cubicles or offices. Conversely, armed with devices like smartphones, tablets, PCs and desktops, they now expect to be able to access their digital workspaces from …

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It’s Time for Some Spring IT Cleaning

Gil Cattelain

March 12, 2015 2:56 pm

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Ah, springtime—the birds are chirping, the snow is (finally) melting, and all around there’s a profound change in the air as we usher in a brand new season. This is the ideal time to take a look around your business and account for all of the hardware assets your company has been stockpiling. Your desktop …

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Wake Up and Recognize the Demand for User-Centric Workspaces

Gil Cattelain

March 6, 2015 10:39 am

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Let’s face it: It’s not always easy to get work done in the office. First, you need to actually get to the office by battling through morning traffic. Then, once you manage to find parking and sit down at your desk, there are constant distractions and interruptions that can get in the way of your …

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The One-Step Plan to Stronger Digital Workspace Security in Your Enterprise

Gil Cattelain

March 2, 2015 1:43 pm

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The digital business landscape has changed dramatically during the past few years, and this has led to more challenges facing IT departments than ever before. New threats like malware, ransomware and hacks are increasing by the day. Furthermore, next-generation technologies like the Internet of Things are weaving their way into the digital fabric of your …

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From Gold to Fool’s Gold: Transform Your Data Through Encryption to Make It Useless to Hackers

Gil Cattelain

February 19, 2015 1:31 pm

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Your business harbors a trove of sensitive data in its back-end servers that hackers would love to exploit for monetary value. These files can range drastically in value, depending on factors such as the type of information they contain and the industry. In healthcare, for instance, stolen patient records can sell for as much as …

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Your Business’s Network Is Bigger Than You Think

Gil Cattelain

February 12, 2015 2:06 pm

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You head the IT department of a small to midsized business (SMB) with 1,000 employees or less. But is this the true size of your network? It could actually be much larger than the total number of employees in your organization due to the amount of devices that your workers use to access your business’s …

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Forrester Names Novell ZENworks a ‘Strong Performer’ in Endpoint Encryption

Gil Cattelain

February 5, 2015 11:17 am

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There are two ways that you can store sensitive corporate information in your database: in a regular format using plain text or in a protected format using advanced ciphering. In information technology (IT), the act of ciphering digital information is called encryption, and it’s one of the safest and strongest methods of devaluing private data …

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The Best Thing You Can Buy for Your IT Department This Year Is …

Gil Cattelain

February 2, 2015 11:26 am

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Your business has a lot of unsecure digital endpoints that need to be addressed. There’s Steve in finance, for instance, who just got a new tablet that he uses for work purposes in addition to his smartphone (unbeknownst to IT). There’s April, who now works remotely and regularly accesses sensitive corporate files over unprotected Wi-Fi …

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Behind Every Great IT Department Is a Strong Automation System

Gil Cattelain

January 22, 2015 3:07 pm

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Ten years ago, your business’s network environment was nowhere near as complex as it is today. There were fewer pervasive cybersecurity threats or demands for BYOD services, and there was less technological diversity to manage. Now, like most businesses, you are in the process of trying to meet heightened challenges in all these areas by …

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Why You Need to ‘Wow’ Your End Users With Amazing User Self-services

Gil Cattelain

January 15, 2015 3:39 pm

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The world is becoming easier to navigate on your own thanks to the influx of modern day self-help technologies. From automated airport check-in systems to advanced mobile banking platforms, self-help initiatives are spreading like wildfire across the globe. Why is user self-service spreading so quickly? Quite simply, people want access to lighting-fast experiences and results. …

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