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We continue to experience many strides and steps forward in regard to technology advancement, especially as related to identity and access management solutions. Identity Management: Security, access and the road ahead
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I am pleased to have an opportunity to share my thoughts on the importance of securing the digital identification and data of individuals, the enterpise, medical servivces, and finicial transactions in our rapidly growing mobile world....

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New dinCloud remote desktop services offers rapid virtualization as a turnkey service

Cloud services vendor dinCloud announced Tuesday dinRDS (remote desktop services), powered by its secure virtual private data center infrastructure. Part of its line of hosted workspace products, dinRDS allows organizations to roll out applications and desktop workspaces rapidly and at scale. Compatible with Microsoft, Windows,Google Chrome, HTML, Android, Mac and Linux operating systems, dinRDS features multiple deployment options (persistent or non-persistent); enhanced protocol and multimedia support; full USB and network […]


Oracle sets eyes on Utilities segment; acquires Opower to become significant cloud provider in $2.3 trillion market

Oracle announced Monday that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Opower, vendor of customer engagement and energy efficiency cloud services to utilities, for US$10.30 per share in cash. The transaction is valued at approximately $532 million, net of Opower’s cash. The Board of Directors of Opower has unanimously approved the transaction. The transaction is expected to close this year, subject to Opower’s stockholders tendering a majority of […]

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Cavium debuts OCTEON TX, its 64-bit ARM-based SOCs for open, services-centric applications

Cavium Inc. debuted Monday OCTEON TX line of 64-bit ARM based SOCs for control plane and data plane applications in networking, security, and storage. This new product line is composed of 4 product families – CN80XX, CN81XX, CN82XX and CN83XX with 1 to 24 full custom, enhanced 64-bit ARM v8.1 cores, providing a range of highly integrated 64-bit ARM SOC products for a range of embedded processing applications. The 1 […]

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Rubrik introduces r528, its security enhanced converged data management appliance

Rubrik unveiled this week its r528, a security enhanced converged data management appliance to give users the ability to deliver complete data protection, encryption at rest and in-flight, and data services at a global scale. Rubrik’s r528 appliance provides comprehensive encryption and security with the delivery of FIPS 140-2 Level 2 certified hardware. With self-encrypting HDDs and SSDs, flexible key management options, and physical tamper evidence, the r528 provides the […]

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SanDisk debuts Z410 half-terabyte SSD for mainstream desktops and laptops

SanDisk debuted this week Z410 SSD, a cost-competitive, half-terabyte solid state drive that enables manufacturers to design for a range of desktop PCs and laptops. The 15-nanometer, three-bits-per-cell based Z410 SSD delivers the performance, capacities and form factor ideal for mainstream computing platforms. Built on the SanDisk Z400s SSD platform, the Z410 SSD features an SLC cache–a combination of SLC and TLC blocks to maximize read and write speeds. This […]

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Seagate begins volume shipments of 10TB Helium Enterprise Drive

Data storage vendor Seagate Technology announced this week that it has begun volume shipments of its its 10TB helium enterprise drives— the Seagate Enterprise Capacity 3.5 HDD. Engineered to meet the storage needs of cloud service providers, the Enterprise Capacity 3.5 HDD offers low power and weight for maximum space efficiency at the lowest energy usage— lowering the overall total cost of ownership (TCO) of large scale data centers. Currently […]

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