Disruption of critical public services or data compromise can cost people their privacy, their livelihoods and sometimes even their lives. What IT security threats do enterprises have to deal with today? Large Organizations Not Yet Able to Secure their Complex IT Environments
With more than 75% of enterprise security breaches due to external threat actors, how can organizations apply intelligence and automation to augment digital defenses? The State of Digital Defense
Be aware that all public cloud providers are not alike. The Critical First Steps Towards Leveraging the Public Cloud to Meet Electronically Stored Information (ESI) Compliance Regulations
Fixing bottleneck issues is crucial and requires first identifying the underperforming component. Five Common Application Bottlenecks and Recommended Resolutions
Data virtualization is fast emerging as an architectural approach to quickly gain control over sensitive customer information stored across multiple systems. Protected by Design - How Data Virtualization Can Reduce Data Privacy Risk
Promisingly, security features and protections in the major public cloud platforms (AWS, Azure and GCP) have come a long way. Managing Cloud Infrastructure to Prevent Security Gaps
Perhaps the most obvious advantage of VM-based solutions is that multiple VM tenants can execute code on the same physical hardware. Challenges of Using Virtual Machines As Cloud Storage


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OPAQ Networks joins with Duo Security to provide two-factor authentication as a security service

OPAQ Networks, a network security cloud company, announced on Monday a technology alliance with Duo Security to integrate Duo with the OPAQ security-as-a-service platform. OPAQ managed security services partners can now offer Duo’s Trusted Access platform to protect their customers’ systems and data from unauthorized access. Duo verifies the identity of the user and the security posture of the device before allowing access to any critical applications. The integration of […]


Instaclustr releases Apache Kafka managed service to enable enterprises to take advantage of the real-time data streaming platform

Instaclustr, provider of scalable open source technologies delivered as managed solutions, announced on Monday immediate availability of its new Apache Kafka managed service. The release follows an Early Access Program that saw a handful of Instaclustr customers successfully deploy the Kafka-as-a-Service solution to manage high volume data streams in real-time. Apache Kafka is an open source project providing powerful distributed processing of continuous data streams – and is currently trusted […]

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DXC Technology releases offering to transition and transform SAP solutions to Amazon Web Services

DXC Technology, an independent, end-to-end IT services company, announced this week DXC Platform as a Service (PaaS) for SAP solutions on Amazon Web Services (AWS). The new offering is an extension of DXC PaaS for SAP solutions, which provides clients with a cost-efficient option to transition and transform their SAP solutions to an automated, on-demand cloud platform. DXC PaaS for SAP solutions on AWS is a next-generation digital and innovation […]

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Syncsort improves security strategy with acquisition of Townsend Security’s IBM i data privacy products

Syncsort announced on Monday that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire IBM i encryption, tokenization, authentication, FTP and SIEM integration products from Townsend Security, a Washington-state based provider of data privacy software. Additionally, the companies are announcing a partnership agreement for Syncsort to resell Townsend Security’s Alliance Key Manager product. Townsend Security’s Alliance Key Manager enterprise key management solution for IBM i, IBM z, Windows and Linux supports […]

Data Storage

Pavilion Data releases NVMe-over-Fabrics (NVMe-oF) array for modern rackscale applications

Pavilion Data Systems announced on Monday its initial NVMe-oF storage array for rack-scale modern applications. Pavilion’s small, fast, simple and purpose-built platform provides the performance of direct-attached storage with the flexibility, manageability, and economics of shared storage for modern rack-scale applications. Pavilion Data Systems empowers organizations to make better decisions, faster. Pavilion’s ultra-fast, rack-scale NVMe-over-Fabric Storage Array ingests, processes, stores and serves an order of magnitude more data for massively-parallel, […]

Data Protection

Utimaco announces intent to acquire Atalla from Micro Focus; to strengthen investment in HSM business

Utimaco announced on Friday intent to acquire the Atalla HSM and ESKM business lines from Micro Focus, which were previously owned by Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) prior to the September 2017 merger of its Software business with Micro Focus. Germany-based Utimaco, active in the HSM market for over 35 years, is a global manufacturer of general purpose HSMs. Utimaco has built its market leading position focusing on indirect sales through […]

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