Empirix launches new assurance solution for encrypted OTT video traffic

Empirix, a premier global provider of voice, data, mobility, IoT and multimedia service assurance solutions, announced the availability of a new assurance solution for encrypted OTT video traffic. Empirix’s new solution simplifies workflow and drill down for faster root cause analysis of OTT video related issues across locations, devices and networks, including content delivery networks (CDN). The new OTT video package includes the reporting tool Diagnostix Operational Reports (DOR) which provides ubiquitous visibility into encrypted … More

uCloudlink implements SIM-free and roaming-free inter-carrier 5G network access

uCloudlink, an innovative global mobile data service provider has successfully implemented the world’s first SIM-free and roaming-free inter-carrier 5G network access. GlocalMe Inside, the in-house designed solution by uCloudlink, enables the users to get rid of the SIM card restrictions and to access different operators’ 5G networks in multiple countries without Roaming agreement by preloaded a mobile application to the 5G smartphone. The users can enjoy exactly the same quality of service as the locals, … More

Riverbed expands its SD-WAN portfolio with the lauch of SteelConnect EX

Riverbed, The Digital Performance Company, announced a significant milestone in the evolution of its SD-WAN portfolio by announcing general availability of SteelConnect EX, an enterprise-class and carrier-grade WAN Edge Infrastructure solution with best-of-breed SD-WAN, integrated application acceleration and advanced network security services that can overcome the challenges of network transformation for the world’s largest and most complex networks. Digital transformation continues to present unprecedented challenges for enterprise networks and the IT professionals who operate them. … More

Kingston Digital unveils Data Center 450R Enterprise SSD

Kingston Digital, the Flash memory affiliate of Kingston Technology Company, a world leader in memory products and technology solutions, announced it is shipping the Data Center 450R (DC450R) Enterprise SSD, a high performance 6Gbps SATA SSD with 3D TLC NAND, designed for read-centric application workloads. This streamlined server SSD delivers on performance while providing exceptional I/O and latency predictability, a requirement now amongst Data Center Class SSDs. Built to Kingston’s strict QoS requirements, the DC450R … More

American Express, Discover, Mastercard and Visa launch faster and more secure online checkout

American Express, Discover, Mastercard and Visa announced the arrival of faster, more secure online checkout based on the new EMV Secure Remote Commerce (SRC) industry standard, establishing a simplified way for card payments to be made across web and mobile sites, mobile apps and connected devices. The networks have tested SRC technology in market with issuers and merchants. Consumers can now click to pay at select merchants in the United States this month, leading up … More

Nuspire upgrades its Managed Endpoint service that leverages SentinelOne’s endpoint technology

Nuspire, a Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP), announced that it has upgraded its Managed Endpoint service to include Endpoint Protection that leverages SentinelOne’s endpoint security platform that actively blocks threats on a business’ endpoints. Nuspire’s Managed Endpoint Protection (EPP) service leverages SentinelOne’s endpoint technology that feeds data into Nuspire’s Security Information Event Management (SIEM) that identifies, blocks and remediates threats to your endpoints 24x7x365. This managed endpoint service includes unlimited research and investigation for indicators … More

Splunk enhances its Security Operations Suite to modernize and unify the SOC

Splunk, provider of the Data-to-Everything Platform, announced new innovations across its Security Operations Suite to modernize and unify the Security Operations Center (SOC). Anchored by the newly launched Splunk Mission Control, the Splunk Security Operations Suite makes it easier than ever for security analysts to turn data into doing by managing security across the entire threat lifecycle. Security analysts around the world are under greater pressure than ever before to investigate, monitor, analyze and act … More

AttackIQ and The Chertoff Group help enterprise customers build and sustain security programs

AttackIQ, the largest independent leader of the continuous security validation market, announced a partnership with The Chertoff Group, a leading global security risk management firm, to offer a joint solution to help organizations measure security risk, train security staff and justify security investments. The service, called the ATT&CK Diagnostic, is designed to help enterprise customers build and sustain security programs that are strategic, risk-based and focused on proven effectiveness. Leveraging AttackIQ’s automated testing platform which … More

Cisco implements network automation to simplify Telefonica’s operations for 5G

Cisco is working with Telefonica to implement network automation to simplify the service provider’s operations in Spain in preparation for the 5G era. With this newly automated network, powered by Cisco’s Crosswork Network Automation suite, Telefonica will have improved operational insight and network health through: Machine-learning (ML), intent-based and closed-loop solutions to reduce time to repair and overall labor hours Automated network orchestration to speed service innovation and time to revenue Real-time network optimization to … More

SmartThings and Signify enable users without a hub to control their Philips Hue lighting experience

SmartThings, the leader in smart home automation, announces the next step in its long-term, strategic partnership with Signify smart lighting brand Philips Hue, launching a new integration that allows users without a hub to seamlessly control their Philips Hue lighting experience with the SmartThings app, alongside other smart devices, through the SmartThings Schema cloud-to-cloud protocol, available now in more than 10 million homes in over 100 countries around the globe. Together, lighting market leader Philips … More

Operational Technology Cyber Security Alliance aims to tackle OT threats

Cyber attacks on critical and industrial infrastructure are on the rise, impacting operational reliability and business risk across all industries, including utilities, manufacturing and oil & gas. Threats to operational technology (OT) can disrupt operations, negatively impact productivity, cause ecological damage and compromise human safety. To help mitigate this risk, a new global alliance focused on cyber security just launched. The Operational Technology Cyber Security Alliance (OTCSA) was established to help companies address the OT … More

Radiflow and Asset Guardian launch joint solution to expand industrial asset monitoring

Radiflow, a leading provider of cybersecurity solutions for industrial automation networks, and Asset Guardian, a dedicated provider of leading edge protection for process control and industrial software, jointly announced that the two companies have launched a joint solution to expand industrial asset monitoring, change management and risk assessment capabilities for industrial enterprises. Asset Guardian’s change management solution manages software and hardware configurations of industrial automation and controls systems. The Asset Guardian technology manages PLC, DCS … More