The Interior Of A Modern Server Room In A Data Center. An IT Engineer Is Busy Configuring The Servers. The Room Is Dark, But The Servers Themselves Are Lit. The Servers At The Left Side Are Lit In Blue, While The Ones At The Other End Are Lit By An Orange Light Source Coming From The Right Side.

An article in InfoTech by CrowdStrike CISO Jerry Dixon, “How to Future-proof Your Security Operations,” explains the dilemma that many security operations center (SOC) teams are facing given the overwhelming volume of alerts they receive. In this article, Dixon points out that each day, SOC personnel can expect to be managing anywhere from 50 to 100,000 security events — many of them false.