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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SolarWinds acquires Trusted Metrics, to add threat monitoring and management to its IT management portfolio

SolarWinds, provider of IT management software, announced on Wednesday that it has acquired Trusted Metrics, a provider of real-time threat monitoring and management software. The acquisition extends SolarWinds’ IT management portfolio to include security monitoring and is an important advance in SolarWinds’ mission to provide products that are purposefully designed to make the jobs of technology professionals easier. The new security software product, SolarWinds Threat Monitor, is an automated tool […]

Cloud

Broadcom aims to build large infrastructure technology company by acquiring CA Technologies for $18.9 billion in cash

Broadcom Inc., a semiconductor device supplier to the wired, wireless, enterprise storage, and industrial end markets, and information technology (IT) management software and solutions company CA Technologies have entered into a definitive agreement under which Broadcom has agreed to acquire CA to build one of the world’s leading infrastructure technology companies. Under the terms of the agreement, which has been approved by the boards of directors of both companies, CA’s […]

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Alcide releases cloud-native security platform for data center, cloud environments with new features that include Slack integration, serverless support

Alcide, provider of full-stack cloud native security platform, announced on Wednesday a new release of its Cloud Native Security Platform. The new version, on the heels of the platform’s general availability in April 2018, represents a significant milestone based on extensive work with existing customers and design partners, adding features while improving performance and scalability. Alcide’s platform provides granular visibility, control and security for a wide range of modern cloud-native […]

Data Backup

New StackRox Container Security Platform release boosts security; delivers orchestrator-based threat protection

StackRox announced on Thursday a new release of its Container Security Platform. It is the first integrated, full life cycle solution for container security that incorporates a feedback loop between the different phases of the container life cycle. This functionality uses threat information detected at runtime to inform risk scoring and policy enforcement as containers are built and deployed, resulting in actionable insights with greater context. The StackRox Container Security […]

Data Storage

Luminate releases Microsoft Azure integration solution; delivers secured access to hosted corporate applications

Luminate Security, provider of a universal platform for secure access to corporate applications in hybrid cloud environments, announced on Wednesday that its agentless Secure Access Cloud platform is fully integrated with Microsoft Azure, providing direct, secure access to applications and services deployed on Azure. Luminate’s platform also integrates with Azure Active Directory for authentication and policy management throughout the lifetime of the user’s session. As organizations are transferring their data […]

Data Protection

Fortinet boosts offerings in SD-WAN marketplace by combining firewall and SD-WAN in an easy-to-deploy integrated offering

Fortinet, vendor of integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, announced on Thursday that it has gained significant traction in the SD-WAN marketplace by delivering a comprehensive SD-WAN solution that provides both SD-WAN and security functionality in a single integrated offering for distributed enterprise branches. The growing appeal of SD-WAN technologies has caught the attention of the IT world and many are realizing the benefits of efficient cloud adoption, broad application visibility […]

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