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
The WADJET system is a real advance over other systems – it allows you to easily identify problems in a large, complex network without having to click through a long set of pop-ups from a dashboard, or parse a long list of events. A Deep-Dive Review of the WADJET System
Every day, more than four million data records are lost or stolen and this year alone, we have seen it surpass the one billion mark. Secure the Breach

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New McAfee virtual network security platform offered as part of free test drive on Amazon Web Services

McAfee announced over the weekend a limited time free trial to “test drive” McAfee Virtual Network Security Platform (McAfee vNSP) on Amazon Web Services (AWS) for a hands-on experience running advanced security in the public cloud. Unlike other solutions, McAfee vNSP protects at the workload level, eliminating the single point of failure created by other solutions for a whole network segment. As part of the test drive, participants can simulate […]

Cloud

InfluxData unveils new version of its cloud service to include visualization, control capabilities

InfluxData, an open source platform provider built from the ground up for metrics and events, announced Wednesday an update for InfluxCloud, the fully supported, managed and hosted version of the InfluxData platform to scale with the business. InfluxCloud has been updated to version 1.3, and includes an enhanced visualization experience through Chronograf, the visualization and administrative user interface for the InfluxData platform. Other updates include support for role-based access to […]

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Lacework integrates with AWS CloudTrail to automate monitoring of cloud accounts; improves visibility into activity

Lacework, a zero-touch cloud security solution company, announced Monday that Lacework Polygraph is now integrated with Amazon Web Services (AWS) CloudTrail, extending the company’s zero-touch security approach to protect AWS accounts. Using Lacework for AWS CloudTrail, cloud teams can make sense of CloudTrail data, deepen visibility and insights into AWS account activity, and automatically surface account anomalies. Lacework for AWS CloudTrail protects against attacks on AWS accounts by detecting unusual […]

Data Backup

IOpipe launches IOpipe 1.0, its initial application operations platform for serverless applications

IOpipe announced Monday IOpipe 1.0, its initial application operations platform purpose built for serverless applications. IOpipe enables developers to write code faster while giving operators peace of mind when running serverless applications in production. This works at scale; early customers using IOpipe have already processed over a billion events. Serverless computing enables developers to focus on the creation of applications rather than the infrastructure they run on – but this […]

Data Storage

Samsung Electronics debuts portable SSD T5, built with V-NAND technology

Samsung Electronics introduced Tuesday its Samsung Portable SSD T5 – the newest portable solid state drive (PSSD) that raises the bar for the performance of external memory products. The T5, built with Samsung’s latest 64-layer V-NAND technology, delivers transfer speeds with encrypted data security in a compact and durable design, making it easier than ever for consumers to access their most valuable data anywhere, at any time. Delivering stunning speeds […]

Data Protection

New Amazon Macie security service uses machine learning to classify sensitivity of user data in Amazon S3

Amazon Web Services (AWS), an Amazon.com company announced on Monday Amazon Macie, a new security service that uses machine learning to help customers prevent data loss by automatically discovering, classifying, and protecting sensitive data in AWS. Amazon Macie recognizes sensitive data such as personally identifiable information (PII) or intellectual property, and provides customers with dashboards and alerts that give visibility into how this data is being accessed or moved. The […]

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