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Logicworks debuts cloud compliance assessment for AWS and Microsoft Azure users

Cloud services company Logicworks released its comprehensive Compliance Assessment product for Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure customers. The service programmatically discovers all of the customer’s cloud resources, scores them against common regulatory compliance standards including HIPAA, PCI, GDPR, NIST, ISO, SOC2, and CIS to provide a detailed report with remediation actions needed to improve the customer’s compliance posture. The Compliance Assessment is based on the results of an agentless […]

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Quantum debuts converged tape appliance for Veeam environments; provides offline data and ransomware protection

Quantum Corp. announced Tuesday availability of a new converged tape appliance designed to make it fast and easy to procure, install, configure and create tape backups in a Veeam environment for offline protection against ransomware. The solution is available as a single SKU, making it easier to purchase and implement a tape library platform optimized for Veeam backups. Quantum’s converged tape appliance continues a history of integration with Veeam. Quantum […]

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Zscaler receives FedRAMP authorization for a dedicated zero trust remote access platform; ZPA-Government now granted authority to operate by FCC

Zscaler Inc., provider of cloud security offerings, announced on Monday that Zscaler Private Access-Government (ZPA-Government), its application access platform, has met the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) Moderate security requirements, and was granted Authority to Operate (ATO) by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). ZPA-Government is the first Zero Trust remote access platform that has received FedRAMP approval. FedRAMP Authorization enables Zscaler to expand its sales pursuit of federal […]

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Amazon Aurora Serverless now generally available; users can run applications with intermittent or cyclical usage by auto-scaling database capacity

Amazon Web Services (AWS), an Amazon.com company announced on Thursday general availability of Amazon Aurora Serverless. Aurora Serverless is a new deployment option for Amazon Aurora that automatically starts, scales, and shuts down database capacity with per-second billing for applications with less predictable usage patterns. Amazon Aurora Serverless offers database capacity without the need to provision, scale, and manage any servers. Aurora Serverless brings the power of the MySQL-compatible database […]

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New SoftNAS SmartTiers Cost Savings Calculator computes savings from public cloud storage costs by using SoftNAS Cloud 4

SoftNAS announced on Tuesday general availability of a simple-to-use, cost-savings calculator for public cloud storage called SoftNAS SmartTiers Cost Savings Calculator. The calculator is able to show customers how much they can potentially save on storage costs from public cloud vendors like Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure by using automated storage tiering feature of SoftNAS Cloud 4. The SmartTiers Cost Savings Calculator provides customers with a simple, clean […]

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DXC Technology, Amazon Web Services collaborate to streamline IT services; accelerate client migrations to AWS

DXC Technology and Amazon Web Services (AWS), an Amazon.com company have announced on Tuesday a multi-year, global agreement to build a new multi-billion dollar DXC – AWS Integrated Practice that will deliver IT migration, application transformation, and business innovation to clients. The DXC – AWS Integrated Practice will offer clients secure, cloud-first solutions that combine the breadth and depth of cloud services offered through AWS with DXC enterprise services to […]

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A10 Networks adds real-time security analytics for multi-cloud, on-premises data centers with extensible Harmony apps

A10 Networks, provider of automated cybersecurity solutions, announced Tuesday upgrade to its multi-cloud analytics and management platform, the A10 Harmony Controller. The upgrade expands A10’s advanced security and connected intelligence capabilities through its new modular Harmony Apps that support key A10 security solutions, Thunder SSLi (SSL Insight), Thunder CFW (Convergent Firewall), and the Thunder CGN (Carrier-Grade Networking). With A10 Harmony Controller 4.1, the solution becomes highly extensible by introducing a […]

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Cisco to acquire Duo Security to boost Cisco’s intent-based networking strategy; allow users to connect to any application on any network

Cisco announced this week its intent to acquire privately-held Duo Security, headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan, provider of unified access security and multi-factor authentication delivered through the cloud. Duo Security’s solution verifies the identity of users and the health of their devices before granting them access to applications – helping prevent cybersecurity breaches. Integration of Cisco’s network, device and cloud security platforms with Duo Security’s zero-trust authentication and access products […]

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CloudJumper enters into technology partnership with Continuum to deliver IT management, Workspace as a Service platform to MSPs

CloudJumper, a Workspace as a Service (WaaS) platform company agile business IT and Continuum, provider of service-enabled technology platform that enables MSPs to scale rapidly and profitably, announced on Tuesday a technology partnership to cross-market solutions through complementary sales channels. The new cooperative arrangement expands business opportunities for managed services providers (MSPs) by leveraging technologies from both organizations. The focus of the partnership is to introduce MSP partners to the […]

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