Mobile Device Management (MDM) is the only way to prevent an organization’s mobile workforce from falling prey to the latest schemes and malware attacks. Four Ways Mobile Device Management Can Protect Your Mobile Workforce from Ransomware Attacks
If each news-grabbing data breach headline is a wake-up call, then most companies are in a deep asleep. Cyber Security State of the Union – Are We Better Off?
It is a matter of when— not if—a material file data leakage incident will occur in your organization. Combating File Sharing Data Leakage: Part Two
Runtime application self-protection, or RASP, a term coined by research firm Gartner, Inc., is the cyber equivalent of seat belts. Drivetime vs. Runtime: Applying Motor Vehicle Safety to Application Security
The threat of file data leakage and actual incidents not only adds reputation risk but introduces compliance liabilities ranging from fines and loss of business transactions to possible imprisonment. Combating File Sharing Data Leakage
The use cases for tape storage span from active archives, tape as NAS, storage tiering, and tape in the cloud. Plot Twist: Tape Never Went Away
A look at the steps companies can take to mitigate dark data. Combining People and Technology To Illuminate Dark Data


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Mellanox debuts Innova IPsec 10/40G Ethernet Adapters to provide advanced network capabilities, cryptography functions

Mellanox Technologies announced Wednesday availability of its new Innova IPsec Ethernet adapter. The Innova IPsec network adapters offload and accelerate security protocols and advanced network functions, enabling the ubiquitous use of encryption across the data center with low CPU utilization and without compromising application performance. The Innova adapters deliver seamless encryption for every server port by combining the network adapter function together with the crypto protocol offload in a single […]


Microsoft adds security, performance to its Azure HDInsight to make Hadoop enterprise-ready for clouds

Microsoft announced Thursday new capabilities in its managed Hadoop and Spark cloud services Azure HDInsight to make Hadoop enterprise-ready in the cloud and easy for users with security capabilities of any cloud Hadoop solution, big data query speeds that approach data warehousing performance, and new notebook experiences for data scientists all on the latest Hortonworks Data Platform 2.5 and Spark 2.0 platform. Spark 2.0 is a major release that overhauls […]

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HPE joins with Samsung to boost carriers’ transformation to the telecommunications cloud

Samsung Electronics and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) announced Wednesday a partnership that will provide carriers with integrated network functions virtualization (NFV) infrastructure and virtual network functions (VNF) solutions. This kind of collaboration is critical to both carriers and customers increasingly looking to implement pre-tested and integrated multi-vendor solutions based on an open architecture. The partnership merges Samsung’s carrier network and HPE’s IT telecommunications capabilities. Together, the solutions will help carriers […]

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Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7 adds high availability, improved scalability for MySQL

Percona, a vendor of enterprise-class MySQL and MongoDB solutions and services, announced Thursday availability of Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7, the latest release of the company’s open source high-availability solution for MySQL. Percona XtraDB Cluster 5.7 is designed to deliver a consistent, optimal experience through increased performance, faster recovery from node failure and greater user control. Downloaded more than 780,000 times since its launch in April 2012, Percona XtraDB Cluster ensures […]

Data Storage

Splice Machine introduces native PL/SQL support to boost migrations from Oracle to Hadoop

Splice Machine, provider of the open-source SQL RDBMS, announced Tuesday at Strata + Hadoop World that it now supports native PL/SQL on Splice Machine. PL/SQL support reduces the time and cost for companies to offload their big data workloads from Oracle databases. It is available immediately through the Splice Machine Enterprise Edition. Companies are dealing with an exponential growth of data, and a constant demand for new applications that deliver […]

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AWS releases P2 instances for Amazon EC2 for artificial intelligence, HPC, big data processing

Amazon Web Services (AWS), an company announced availability of P2 instances, a new GPU instance type for Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) designed for compute-intensive applications that require massive parallel floating point performance, including artificial intelligence, computational fluid dynamics, computational finance, seismic analysis, molecular modeling, genomics, and rendering. With up to 16 NVIDIA Tesla K80 GPUs, P2 instances are powerful GPU instances available in the cloud. P2 instances, […]

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