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Markus Ogurek joins CommScope as SVP and Segment Leader of Venue and Campus Networks

CommScope introduced Markus Ogurek as senior vice president and segment leader of Venue and Campus Networks. Mr. Ogurek, who joins CommScope from Cisco, is an industry veteran with a well-established track record of leadership spanning across multi-billion-dollar businesses including Hewlett Packard Enterprise and iov42. He will lead a global organization of more than 2,000 professionals that include sales, product development, and supply chain operations. Mr. Ogurek will be responsible for the development and growth of … More


Red Canary appoints Dean Hager to Board of Directors

Red Canary announced that Jamf CEO Dean Hager has joined its Board of Directors. Hager brings extensive operational experience in running and scaling businesses, recently leading Jamf through an IPO in July 2020. In his role as Board member, he will be focused on helping Red Canary’s business growth, serving customers, recruiting talent and preparing for future corporate milestones. “I am thrilled to join the Red Canary Board and work with a team of leaders … More


Box Sign expands capabilities and developer tools to digitize agreements in the content cloud

Box announced new and enhanced capabilities, integrations, and developer tools for its native e-signature product, Box Sign. These new capabilities include workflow features that automate processes once a document has been executed and APIs that power e-signatures in third-party and custom applications. Box also announced new and deepened integrations with UiPath and SIGNiX. With these new capabilities, Box Sign can now power even more advanced signature-based processes, helping customers move more of their transactions to … More


RICOH Capture & Conversion Services gives teams access to actionable analytics

Ricoh USA unveiled its RICOH Capture & Conversion Services, an AI-powered solution that intelligently captures, digitizes and stores information, making it securely and efficiently accessible, searchable and useable to workers from anywhere, at any time. This latest integrated service, built within Ricoh’s Digital Services Center, gives teams access to actionable analytics that will enhance end user experiences – both for workers and customers. With it, they can more accurately act on information that will empower … More


Pondurance appoints Mike Melka as CFO and Amy Thaler as VP of People Operations

Pondurance announced the addition of two industry veterans who will play a key role in supporting the company’s next phase of growth. Executive leadership additions include the appointment of Mike Melka as Chief Financial Officer and Amy Thaler as Vice President of People Operations. “We’re delighted to welcome Mike and Amy to our leadership team as we dramatically scale our operations and team to serve organizations nationwide,” said Doug Howard, CEO of Pondurance. “Mike’s and … More


Danielle Sheer joins Commvault as Chief Legal and Compliance Officer

Commvault announced Danielle Sheer as Chief Legal and Compliance Officer. She will lead the company’s global legal and compliance teams and its governance, commercial, intellectual property, and privacy programs. “Data management, protection, and governance has never been more complex or more critical,” said Sanjay Mirchandani, President and CEO, Commvault. “Danielle’s proven strategic leadership and deep experience managing complex global data privacy directives and cultures will enable us to set new standards and widen our lead … More


Backblaze partners with Kasten by Veeam to offer backup and protection for containerized applications

Backblaze announced a new partnership with Kasten by Veeam to enable companies to back up and restore Kubernetes applications using its B2 Cloud Storage service. The partnership means companies managing backups of their Kubernetes containers with Kasten software can now designate the Backblaze B2 platform as their storage destination to: Back up and restore production stateful Kubernetes applications. Safeguard application data from ransomware encryption with Object Lock for immutability. Support regulatory compliance and/or corporate disaster … More


CTIA 5G Security Test Bed assesses potential threats to 5G security

CTIA launched 5G Security Test Bed (STB), a security testing and validation initiative dedicated to commercial 5G networks. CTIA created the STB in partnership with organizations across wireless, tech, and academia to test 5G security recommendations across real-world conditions using commercial-grade equipment and facilities. The 5G Security Test Bed’s founding members—AT&T, Ericsson, T-Mobile, UScellular, MITRE, and the University of Maryland (UMD)—contribute invaluable industry expertise that strengthens the STB’s ability to enhance the wireless security ecosystem … More


Virtana raises $73 million to deliver hybrid cloud solutions for migration and end-to-end observability

Virtana has raised $73 million to accelerate growth through financing from Atalaya Capital Management, Elm Park Capital Management, HighBar Partners, and Benhamou Global Ventures. The investment will support the company’s continued innovation in the AIOps market and further bolster Virtana’s position within the $30+ billion IT operations management software market. Virtana’s range of workload capacity optimization, cost management, and performance assurance tools help Global 2000 customers and partners plan, execute, and manage their hybrid cloud … More


Mogo appoints Allan Smith as CPO

Mogo announced the appointment of highly experienced leader Allan Smith to the newly created role of Chief People Officer. Smith brings to Mogo 15 years of expertise as an analytical human resources leader with global experience in progressively demanding leadership roles in Fortune 50 as well as hyper-growth SaaS and fintech companies. Most recently, Smith served as Senior Director for fintech leader SoFi, where he led the people function across SoFi International and its subsidiary … More


The rising threat of cyber criminals targeting cloud infrastructure in 2022

In the world of cybersecurity, combating threats is like playing endless, hyper-advanced, multidimensional Whack-A-Mole: new threats are always emerging, often from unexpected sources, and trying to keep up can feel impossible. The threats are constantly shifting, subject to trends in cryptocurrency use, geopolitics, the pandemic, and many other things; for this reason, a clear sense of the landscape is essential. Below, you’ll find a quick guide to some of the most pressing threats of the … More

Ido Helshtock

When it comes to banking security, there’s no silver bullet

In this interview with Help Net Security, Ido Helshtock, Chief Product Officer at HUB Security, talks about banking security, the most common vulnerabilities, and what banks can do to protect their own as well as their customers’ assets. As banks start to increasingly embrace digital transformation, they become more susceptible to cyberattacks. What is making them so vulnerable? The banking and finance industry has traditionally been slow to adopt new technologies because of complex concerns … More