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  • 22 May 2020

    Akamai moves into web browser security with Page Integrity Manager

    Third-party scripts executed in a web browser have become vehicles for credit card skimming and other types of attacks. Akamai is countering with Page Integrity Manager, one of a few security products on the market combating malicious script activity.

  • 5 August 2019

    Akamai asserts itself at the edge

    Content delivery networks have a legitimate claim to owning 'the edge' because they already reside there physically at global scale and they already provide a variety of services outside the cloud. Most major CDNs are now billing themselves as edge platforms; market leader Akamai is no exception, putting particular emphasis on security features and DevOps capabilities.

  • 16 July 2019

    Akamai puts security on Edge

    At the recent Akamai Edge World user conference, the vendor emphasized that its security business is growing roughly 30% year over year. Keynote addresses featured security topics, highlighting that Akamai has big strategic ideas for security as it transforms its view of the cloud to services at the network edge.

  • 17 May 2019

    Newcomer Banyan tackles zero trust with a mesh-based approach to multi-cloud security

    The startup focuses on unifying the authorization layer of a zero-trust platform with a two-pronged approach: a service mesh-based architecture to protect apps down to the API and micro-service level, and trust scoring to make continuous contextual access decisions.

  • 21 March 2019

    BigID looks to data access governance to further build out its data privacy footprint

    2018 was a good year for BigID, which included taking home the top prize at the Innovation Sandbox at RSA Conference 2018, raising $30m in new funding and expanding the organization at a rapid clip. The most recent development was the launch of Data Access Intelligence to take BigID more directly down the path of data access governance.

  • 13 February 2019

    Meta Networks addresses zero trust with cloud-based SDP offering

    One of a handful of new vendors that have sprung up to address the new zero trust movement, Meta Networks' SDP offering relies on a virtual network in the cloud that is identity-based and can serve as an alternative to traditional VPNs as a way to access applications.

  • 7 February 2019

    NETSCOUT introduces Arbor Edge Defense

    The company extended its security product line with the fourth-quarter launch of Arbor Edge Defense. AED resides between perimeter firewalls and service provider pipes to save firewalls work by removing threats, blocking sensitive data from reaching attacker domains and adding to threat intelligence feeds.

  • 28 January 2019

    Application and Infrastructure Performance Market Map 2019

    The application and infrastructure monitoring market is in a period of significant change, driven by user demands for tools that are more intelligent and easier to use within increasingly hybrid/multi-cloud and modern IT environments. These demands have translated into innovative approaches to application performance monitoring, an increasingly crowded infrastructure monitoring sector, a shrinking alerting segment, and a continuing preference for providers with platform offerings. These trends will drive development investments and M&A around machine learning technologies, methods for delivering visibility into technologies such as Kubernetes and serverless environments, and enabling automation.

  • 8 January 2019

    Radware puts bots in their place with ShieldSquare acquisition

    ShieldSquare represents the modern approach to bot management by applying machine learning, device inspection and threat intelligence to strip out undesirable bot traffic before it can affect website transactions. Radware is acquiring ShieldSquare to meet increased customer demand through a new Radware Bot Manager product line.

  • 7 January 2019

    Akamai enters customer IAM with Janrain pickup

    Akamai has announced its plans to acquire customer IAM pioneer Janrain for an undisclosed sum. Janrain was a pioneer of social login and adds registration, authentication and access controls for Akamai-supported websites, APIs and consumer-facing applications.