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  • 22 November 2021

    Google Cloud announces new technology, partners and services for security

    As the company took to the stage at its Next '21 conference, it reiterated its vision of security as a fundamental component of its cloud offerings. This time around, Google Cloud unveiled various additional security capabilities on different services, as well as new partnership initiatives and the launch of an advisory group.

  • 18 November 2021

    Lacework lands massive funding round as it seeks to strengthen cloud security offering

    The company has announced a series D funding round of $1.3bn. Lacework plans to use the funding for a combination of product R&D, strategic acquisitions and general expansion of go-to-market activities across multiple geographies.

  • 3 November 2021

    IBM reacts to XDR trend with portfolio announcements, pickup of ReaQta

    As multiple factors drive security operations teams to enhance operations, extended detection and response has emerged as an approach for more efficient and (hopefully) effective integration of security telemetry and analytics. Now XDR has driven yet another deal, with IBM reaching for ReaQta to complement its revamped QRadar portfolio.

  • 29 October 2021

    SUSE lassos NeuVector to add container security for Rancher

    As they embrace cloud-native technologies, enterprise customers indicate that adaptable and built-in security should be standard. Following moves by its rivals, SUSE is aiming to address this need for coverage in container security and cloud-native environments with the acquisition of NeuVector.

  • 27 October 2021

    Cybereason looks to help security teams with its XDR offering

    The rise of extended detection and response has led security vendors to address customer needs about ingestion of multiple sources of telemetry and offer better analyst workflows and analytics. Cybereason's XDR offering is centered on its concept of a 'MalOp,' bolstered by a new partnership with Google Cloud.

  • 22 October 2021

    KubeCon North America celebrates cloud-native adoption and return to in-person events

    The Cloud Native Computing Foundation hosted its first hybrid virtual/in-person conference, with masked attendees and over 200 vendors pushing their products in a showcase reminiscent of pre-COVID-19 times. The energy was subdued, but the mood was positive as open source leaders and practitioners focused on the work ahead.

  • 18 October 2021

    Identity and access security: Strengthening the resilience of cybersecurity's front lines

    The scourge of ransomware has a lot in common with the fast-moving impact of the worms of a generation ago. Here, we call out the rise of identity and access security, its role in arming enterprises to fight these attacks and approaches to threat mitigation that should look familiar.

  • 30 September 2021

    Akamai's $600m prize is Guardicore as it targets zero trust and SASE

    The vendor's largest deal to date should boost its potential as a SASE provider and serve as an answer to zero trust offerings from rivals Cloudflare and Zscaler. Guardicore brings Akamai microsegmentation technology that shrinks the attack surface for applications while potentially simplifying the execution of security policies.

  • 27 September 2021

    Uptycs adds use cases to its security analytics offerings

    The increased demands on security teams means there is a need for security analytics at scale, crossing areas such as endpoints and the cloud. This is the space that Uptycs is moving into, as it expands its osquery-based offering into a broader set of use cases, notably cloud workload security and cloud security posture management.