The world’s most important resource is no longer oil, but data” according to a recent article in The Economist.1 Organizations of every size will agree with this statement. Data has become the most important asset for many organizations. Protecting data and the underlying IT infrastructure that supports it is a paramount concern of CIOs, CISOs, and IT and datacenter managers alike. Complicating the protection of IT infrastructure is the growing complexity and volume of advanced malware. There were 357 million new malware variants in 2016 alone, an increase of 82 million in just 2 years.