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Symantec throws light on Odinaff trojan affecting financial organizations

Symantec has thrown some light on discreet campaigns involving malware called Trojan.Odinaff have targeted a number of financial organizations worldwide since January this year. These attacks appear to be extremely focused on organizations operating in the banking, securities, trading, and payroll sectors. Organizations who provide support services to these industries are also of interest. The attacks have hit a wide range of regions, with the US the most frequently targeted. […]

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OmniTier launches MemStac, its memcached software stack supporting tiered NVMe SSD memory

Cloud solutions vendor OmniTier announced Wednesday availability of its software stack, MemStac. Designed for a tiered memory architecture utilizing NVMe SSDs and small amounts of DRAM, MemStac is capable of exceeding 7 million cache requests per second and supporting up to 4 terabytes cache capacity per server node at a fraction of the cost of today’s DRAM-only solutions. MemStac is fully memcached compliant and can be integrated into existing cache […]

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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 […]

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Samsung launches 960 PRO and EVO Solid State Drives to speed up NVMe era for consumers

Samsung Electronics America unveiled this week its Samsung 960 PRO and 960 EVO, its newest solid state drives (SSDs). The V-NAND based, M.2 form factor SSDs were built on the company’s category-defining Non-Volatile Memory Express (NVMe) SSD leadership. With high performance, endurance and capacity topped with all new and more robust Samsung Magician software package, Samsung continues to accelerate the NVMe era. The 960 PRO and 960 EVO SSDs redefine […]

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Veritas joins with Red Hat to support requirements for business critical applications on OpenStack

Information management vendor Veritas announced this week a collaboration with Red Hat aimed at supporting business critical enterprise applications on OpenStack. Building on their technology collaboration focused on business continuity, storage management and data protection solutions for Red Hat Enterprise Linux and Red Hat Virtualization, the two companies plan to work together to offer predictable quality of service to OpenStack applications and workloads, regardless of scale. Red Hat OpenStack Platform […]

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Intel, TPG integrate to establish McAfee as independent cybersecurity enterprise valued at $4.2 billion

Intel Corp. and TPG entered on Wednesday into a definitive agreement under which the two parties will establish a newly formed, jointly-owned, independent cybersecurity company. The new company will be called McAfee following transaction close. TPG will own 51 percent of McAfee and Intel will own 49 percent in a transaction valuing the business at approximately $4.2 billion. TPG is making a $1.1 billion equity investment to help drive growth […]

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Kaspersky Lab joins the VMware NSX Partner Program to boost security of software-defined data center

Kaspersky Lab extended its collaboration with VMware to help enhance security capabilities of software-defined data centres, and help improve protection of business-critical data for enterprises. Upon shipping the newest release of Kaspersky Security for Virtualisation, this expanded relationship will give mutual customers the ability to deploy virtualized platforms for business critical workloads, empowered by a security solution which easily follows all infrastructure and network topology changes to defend the entire […]

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Samsung begins mass production of Exynos 7 Quad 7570 with full connectivity integration

Samsung Electronics announced that it has begun mass production of Exynos 7 Quad 7570, its latest mobile application processor (AP) built on 14-nanometer (nm) process technology for the budget smartphone market as well as other IoT devices. Being the initial mobile AP in its class designed with the advanced process node, Exynos 7570 is also the first Exynos processor to fully integrate a Cat.4 LTE 2CA modem and connectivity solutions […]

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Virtium debuts TuffDrive, its eUSB 3.0 embedded storage modules

Virtium, a vendor of industrial and embedded solid-state drive (SSD) and memory products, introduced Monday its TuffDrive eUSB 3.0 embedded storage modules – empowering system designers with a rich blend of high speed, low power and ultra-small form factor. The storage modules, among the initial eUSB 3.0 10-pin storage solutions for industrial and embedded applications, feature speeds of up to 4.8Gbps – ten times the throughput of USB 2.0 — […]

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