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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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Toshiba unveils client SSD with 64-layer 3D flash memory; optimized for notebook PCs and desktop PC applications

Toshiba America Electronic Components (TAEC) announced Tuesday its SG6 series, the latest Toshiba client SSD to feature 64-layer, 3-bit-per-cell TLC (triple-level cell) BiCS FLASH to deliver better transfer speeds and power efficiency. This SSD line is designed for mainstream desktops and notebooks, consumer upgrades, as well as applications needing data security. The SG6 series comes in both M.2 2280 and 2.5-type SATA standardized form factors and includes 256GB, 512GB, and […]

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Newisys announces NVMe over fabric flash storage platform with system scalability, throughput and IOPs

Newisys announced Monday its new NDS22482F (Soquel) NVMe fabric storage system. This new platform delivers a combination of performance, dynamic scalability, low-latency and robust multi-vendor interoperability.   The Newisys NVMe Fabric Storage System model NDS22482F architecture is non-blocking and delivers 15 million IOPS and 75 GB/s while adding less than 7 microseconds to native SSD latency. The solution scales both horizontally to increase performance and vertically to increase overall capacity. […]

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Veritas debuts Integrated Classification Engine; adds it to Data Insight 6.0 and Enterprise Vault 12.2

Veritas Technologies unveiled Tuesday its Integrated Classification Engine, a new technology that delivers intelligence into data risks on-premises and in the cloud. This technology is available in Veritas Data Insight 6.0 and will be available with Veritas Enterprise Vault 12.2 next month. Future integrations are planned across the Veritas data protection, storage and governance portfolio. The Integrated Classification Engine provides a universal experience across the entire Veritas portfolio, so organizations […]

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Cloudian meets demands of data center unstructured data growth with new Technology Partner Program

Cloudian launched Tuesday its Data Management Partners Program that combines data management products with Cloudian’s infinitely scalable storage to offer tested and proven solutions that enable enterprises to address current and future unstructured data growth challenges. Charter members of the Program include Rubrik, Komprise, Evolphin, and CTERA Networks. Cloudian’s Data Management Partners Program directly addresses data center capacity storage challenges with tested and proven solutions that consolidate multiple data silos […]

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Veritas 360 Data Management Suite enhances data management technology to meet digital transformation needs

Veritas unveiled this week the Veritas 360 Data Management Suite, an offering that packages the company’s data management technology portfolio under a single subscription license to meet the needs of businesses as they move toward digital transformation. The Veritas product portfolio already offers comprehensive set of multi-cloud data management solutions. With the introduction of Veritas 360 Data Management Suite, Veritas is making it easier and less expensive for customers to modernize […]

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Symantec will acquire Skycure; adds to its mobile threat defense across iOS, Android Windows to boost mobile security capabilities

Symantec Corp. announced Tuesday that it has entered into an agreement to acquire U.S. and Israel-based Skycure, a leader in mobile threat defense. Following completion of the acquisition, Skycure’s predictive threat detection techniques will enrich Symantec’s enterprise and consumer mobility offerings to help organizations more confidently address the needs of the increasingly mobile workforce, enabling them to ensure that devices are risk-free and secure while accessing corporate resources. Once Skycure […]

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Rackspace delivers Fanatical Support for Microsoft Azure Stack to make hybrid cloud more accessible

Rackspace announced Monday Fanatical Support for Microsoft Azure Stack, which will make the hybrid cloud solution accessible to organizations of all sizes, regardless of cloud skills or expertise. As a launch-day global partner supporting Microsoft Azure Stack, Rackspace will offer 24x7x365 operational support and expertise for Azure Stack to provide a simplified and seamless support experience for Azure Stack deployments as well as the associated workloads it supports. Rackspace also […]

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Symantec boosts its integrated cyber defense platform with acquisition of Israel-based Fireglass

Symantec announced Thursday that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Israel-based Fireglass, an agentless isolation solution that eliminates ransomware, malware and phishing threats in real-time by preventing potentially harmful content from ever reaching user endpoints or the corporate network. With this acquisition, Symantec further strengthens its Integrated Cyber Defense Platform and extends the company’s position in secure web gateway and email protection delivered both on premises and in […]

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