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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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Worried About BYOD? You Should Be

Gil Cattelain

January 4, 2018 2:38 pm

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The bring your own device (BYOD) debate has suddenly become a top issue again, following the recent White House decision to ban personal devices from the West Wing. “The security and integrity of the technology systems at the White House is a top priority for the Trump administration and therefore, starting next week, the use …

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Use Filr to Help Prevent a Data Breach – Filr 3.3

Gil Cattelain

December 19, 2017 10:04 am

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Data breach prevention is now a top concern for businesses of all sizes, and across all vertical markets. As such, many business leaders are now analyzing their networks and searching for critical vulnerabilities that could result in data leaks. One vulnerability that executives tend to overlook during this process is file management. Most organizations have …

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Three Cyberthreats That You Can Prevent Using Micro Focus

Gil Cattelain

December 19, 2017 9:52 am

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It was an absolutely devastating year as far as cybercrime is concerned, especially from a financial perspective. In 2017, the global cost of cybercrime increased by 23 percent year over year. And firms on average experienced 130 breaches, which is a 27 percent increase from 2016. All signs indicate that global cybercrime will continue to …

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Don’t Fall Victim to Ransomware — use Micro Focus to Protect Your Files

Gil Cattelain

November 16, 2017 4:42 pm

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As we prepare to turn the corner into 2018, there is one challenge that should be on every business leader’s mind and that is ransomware — that is, a dangerous type of malware that can hijack files and hold them until payment is received. In many cases, it should be noted, hackers are actually keeping …

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Don’t Let Removable Media Compromise Your Business’s Cybersecurity

Gil Cattelain

November 16, 2017 4:31 pm

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Authorities in the U.K. are currently conducting an investigation after a suspicious USB device was discovered hiding in the bushes outside of Heathrow Airport in London. Sources indicate that the USB stick contained 2.5GB of data, along with detailed sensitive information about the airport’s anti-terror measures and security. The device did not require a password …

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Three Things to Consider When Buying a Unified Endpoint Management Solution

Gil Cattelain

October 27, 2017 2:16 pm

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During a recent trip, I had the opportunity to speak with the IT director of a large, multinational enterprise. We breached the topic of using personal devices at work, and the numerous challenges that his company is now facing in trying to secure them. This IT director is in full panic mode right now, as …

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Experience Next Generation Enterprise Printing – Micro Focus iPrint 3.1

Gil Cattelain

October 10, 2017 1:20 pm

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Over the last several years, your business has undergone a major technological transformation. Every department, from the data center to marketing to finance, is now being driven by the latest connected technologies and automated solutions. There is one system that is stuck in the past, though: Your printers. Employees, in other words, are still struggling …

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In Case You Missed It: Key Takeaways from Micro Focus Techconnect 2017

Gil Cattelain

October 3, 2017 12:54 pm

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Our team just got back from Berlin, where we hosted Micro Focus Techconnect 2017, formerly known as GWAVAcon — the premier technology event for CIOs, IT directors and managers, network administrators, resellers and consultants. This annual event was once again a tremendous success, and our only regret was that we couldn’t take all of our …

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Can Micro Focus Help Fight Ransomware? The Answer Is Yes!

Gil Cattelain

September 13, 2017 1:43 pm

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Ransomware—a form of malware that encrypts files and user machines for ransom—remains one of the top threats facing businesses today. According to a new report, ransomware has risen by over 250 percent so far in 2017. And the U.S. is directly in the cross hairs as the country that is most affected by it. One …

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Micro Focus Customers: Upgrade to Filr Advanced and Save

Gil Cattelain

August 24, 2017 9:30 am

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Are you using Micro Focus Open Enterprise Server (OES), Open Workgroup Suite or Filr Standard? Here is an important update: Micro Focus is now running a promotion that will allow you to upgrade to Filr Advanced at a special discounted rate of 50 percent on licenses. First things first: What is Filr Advanced Edition? Filr …

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