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
Check out the steps data center operators can take to bridge IT and facility needs to optimize the physical infrastructure for SDDCs. Is Your Data Center Ready for SDDC?

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Red Hat set to acquire agile and cloud-native development tools vendor Codenvy

Red Hat announced Thursday that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Codenvy, provider of cloud-native development tools that enable developers to more easily create modern container-based and cloud-native applications. By adding Codenvy to its existing portfolio of developer tools and application platforms, including Red Hat JBoss Middleware and Red Hat OpenShift, Red Hat continues its efforts to provide solutions that enable developers to create applications for hybrid cloud […]

Cloud

IBM, Google and Lyft set to give microservices a ride on the Istio Service Mesh

IBM and Google launch Wednesday Istio, an open technology that provides a way for developers to seamlessly connect, manage and secure networks of different microservices—regardless of platform, source or vendor. Istio, the Greek word for ‘sail,’ is the result of a joint collaboration between IBM, Google and Lyft as a means to support traffic flow management, access policy enforcement and the telemetry data aggregation between microservices. It integrates these features without […]

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IBM boosts open database-as-a-service on Power Systems to deliver integration and support

IBM announced Wednesday a new Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) toolkit on Power Systems optimized for open source databases, including MongoDB, EDB PostgreSQL, MySQL, MariaDB, Redis, Neo4j, and Apache Cassandra to help deliver more speed, control, and efficiency for enterprise developers and IT departments. The new turnkey open source DBaaS toolkit available, called Open Platform for DBaaS on IBM Power Systems, runs on IBM’s OpenPOWER LC servers designed specifically for big data and delivers two times price-performance advantage guarantee over […]

Data Backup

New STORServer offering delivers FedRAMP, FIPS-compliant cloud backup for government agencies

STORServer, enterprise data backup solutions company, announced Tuesday that it is now offering FIPS-compliant cloud backup for the government market. This cloud backup solution also meets security controls for FedRAMP. With IBM Spectrum Protect, formerly known as Tivoli Storage Manager or TSM, government agencies can now simply and securely embrace the advantages of the cloud for their data backup needs. With STORServer’s cloud backup, government agencies can eliminate their reliance on […]

Data Storage

Embotics unveils vCommander 6.0 with improved cloud governance, cost optimization capabilities

Cloud automation company Embotics released Embotics vCommander 6.0 that enables enhanced hybrid cloud orchestration, governance and control, while providing an easy-to-use portal for end user self-service where they can intelligently select and provision cloud resources and track and report on spending. Embotics vCommander leverages a comprehensive set of multi-hypervisor virtualization and cloud management capabilities to allow organizations at any stage of cloud adoption to build and implement the framework, process, automation, […]

Data Protection

Forcepoint improves visibility, compliance for cloud applications with new cybersecurity analytics and data center offerings

Cybersecurity company Forcepoint extended its cloud security solutions with new software capabilities and data center offerings that accelerate the secure adoption of cloud applications. Forcepoint’s technology protects enterprise and government employees as well as critical business data and IP anywhere, including from advanced threats such as ransomware and phishing attacks. The announcement also includes new cloud app discovery and risk assessment; DLP security analytics; advanced malware for CASB; and certified […]

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