111 Search Results

  • 11 June 2018

    Checking for cloud compliance is the latest stop on CloudPassage's security journey

    The company recently augmented its existing security offerings to include support for validating cloud security configuration, always with the mindset of doing so without interrupting the quickened pace of modern IT.

  • 21 December 2017

    Machine Learning Signals a New Analytics Era in Security

    Machine learning has security poised on the edge of a new era of analytics, with data-driven approaches promising to disrupt security processes while markedly improving detection, correction and harmony with business initiatives. Existing eras of prevention and operations find new energy by applying analytics to enhance their core capabilities.

  • 9 November 2017

    Diversifying Akamai touts new services, security acquisition at EDGE conference

    The company unveiled multiple services and a recent acquisition at its recent EDGE conference, and issued Q3 results that were well received. Can it keep the momentum going?

  • 30 October 2017

    OpenStack Pulse 2017

    OpenStack has solidified its position as the leading open source option for building private and public cloud environments. While momentum continues, the platform can't shake the perception that it is still difficult to implement for mainstream IT organizations.

  • 12 October 2017

    Akamai acquires Nominum for a new address

    A year ago, coincidentally on the last day of Akamai's Edge user conference, the Mirai distributed-denial-of-service attacks targeted many of the Internet's distributed name servers. The outage apparently made a lasting impression on the company, as it has moved to protect its networks by acquiring Nominum.

  • 5 June 2017

    Network Functions Virtualization: Achieving Production Deployment in 2017

    The three segments of the network functions virtualization market are maturing at different rates. However, market dynamics in terms of consolidation among open source projects and the emergence of dominant players among today's orchestration deployments mean that the landscape is gradually coalescing around a handful of viable solutions.

  • 21 November 2016

    Oracle feasts on Dyn, adds DNS, performance monitoring to cloud portfolio

    The company has acquired Dyn, a New Hampshire-based provider of managed DNS and internet performance monitoring services, as it seeks to help enterprises manage their hybrid cloud strategies.

  • 20 October 2016

    OpenStack deals decline, but M&A drivers expand along with containers, geographic reach

    OpenStack has historically been a hotbed of acquisition activity given the participation of both startups and established vendors, but how is deal activity in this sector changing?

  • 12 October 2016

    AlienVault levels the threat intelligence playing field with Open Threat Exchange

    The unified threat management and threat intelligence vendor has created something of a social media network for security analysts with its Open Threat Exchange open threat intelligence platform.

  • 30 September 2016

    OpenStack Pulse 2016

    OpenStack has solidified its position as the leading open source option for building private and public cloud environments. While momentum continues, the platform is still difficult to implement for mainstream IT organizations.