Don't get hit by AV storms

| October 11, 2017

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Spiceworks surveyed almost 400 IT pros to learn about their virtualized server environments, their anti-virus (AV) solutions, their challenges and their concerns. Among them, the dreaded AV storm. The term AV storm refers to the service degradation or complete network crash that can occur when traditional AV software performs simultaneous scans or signature updates that consume all available resources.

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