SmartBear acquires TM4J to offer enterprise teams BDD support and powerful integrations

SmartBear, a leading provider of software development and quality tools, announced the acquisition of Test Management for Jira (TM4J), the #1 user-rated QA and test management app in Jira for enterprise teams, from London-based Adaptavist. TM4J joins a SmartBear portfolio dedicated to enterprise agility at scale with industry-leading tools like Zephyr and CucumberStudio. SmartBear plans to not only dedicate new investment in innovation around TM4J’s support for Behavior-driven development (BDD), but add seamless integrations with … More

Anagog raises $10M to accelerate growth and enhance future technology offerings

Anagog, the pioneer of on-device artificial intelligence solutions, announced that it has raised an initial $10M in Series-C funding. The round was co-led by IN Venture, Israel’s corporate venture capital arm of Sumitomo Corporation, part of Sumitomo Corporation Global Venture Group, as well as existing investor and VC firm, MizMaa, and is joined by Continental, the international automotive supplier, tire manufacturer, and industry partner. “We are proud to have IN Venture and Continental join us … More

Amazon Detective: Analyze and visualize security data to get to the root cause of security issues

Amazon Detective is a new security service that makes it easy for customers to conduct investigations into security issues across their AWS workloads. Identify the root cause of potential security issues Amazon Detective automatically collects log data from a customer’s resources and uses machine learning, statistical analysis, and graph theory to build interactive visualizations that help customers analyze, investigate, and quickly identify the root cause of potential security issues or suspicious activities. There are no … More

Zettaset launches software-defined solution that protects data at-rest within Kubernetes environments

Zettaset, a leading provider of software-defined encryption solutions, announced Zettaset XCrypt Kubernetes Encryption, a software-defined solution that protects data at-rest across any Kubernetes environment. The solution is purpose-built to provide an advanced layer of transparent, high performance encryption that secures sensitive data wherever it resides. The new offering is designed to support common challenges associated with transitioning from DevOps to DevSecOps, without negatively impacting performance or business operations. Digital transformation initiatives are being rapidly adopted … More

Onapsis nCase Partner Program: Empowering orgs to protect their business-critical apps

Onapsis, the leader in business-critical application protection, announced the official launch of the Onapsis nCase Partner Program. This new program opens business opportunities for partners in the fast-growing market of protecting business-critical SAP and Oracle applications as they migrate to the cloud and drive digital transformations for the Global 2000. The Onapsis nCase Partner Program is led by Darren Gaeta, Vice President of Worldwide Alliances and Channels. Prior to Onapsis, Gaeta built and scaled successful … More

ImageWare Systems solidifies disruptive patent around user experience for multimodal biometrics

ImageWare Systems, a leader in identity management software, announces that on March 3, 2020, the United States Patent and Trademark Office issued U.S. Patent 10,580,243 entitled, “Conditional and Situational Biometric Authentication and Enrollment.” This patent grants ImageWare the exclusive rights for the following key capabilities: Capture biometrics on any device (camera, fingerprint scanner, microphone, iris scanner, kiosk, or station) based on the situation and environment. Enroll on one device and then authenticate on any other … More

MANRS to help secure large hubs of the internet from common routing problems

The Mutually Agreed Norms for Routing Security (MANRS) initiative, supported by the Internet Society, announced the Content Delivery Network (CDN) and Cloud Program to help secure large hubs of the internet from common routing problems. Systemic security issues that arise from how traffic is routed on the Internet make it vulnerable to abuse, attacks or errors. Through technical and collaborative action, MANRS helps with crucial fixes needed to reduce the most common threats to the … More

Aurea Software intends to acquire BroadVision to strengthen its suite of collaboration products

Aurea Software, a leading provider of cloud-based, enterprise-scale software to help businesses drive digital transformation, announced its intention to acquire BroadVision, a leader in complex document creation, management and collaboration tools. The proposed addition of BroadVision to Aurea’s extensive enterprise software library continues the company’s focus on strengthening its collaboration suite of offerings available under their Aurea Unlimited single subscription plan. “Better content creation and management has been a long-standing request of our existing Jive … More

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty appoints Ali Shahkarami as Chief Data Officer

Effective April 1st, Ali Shahkarami (46) will be appointed as Chief Data Officer for Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS). In this newly created position, he will be responsible for the development and the delivery of AGCS data strategy and will report directly to AGCS Chief Operating Officer (COO) Bettina Dietsche. Data and analytics are important drivers for the future success of AGCS and form an essential part of the company’s transformation strategy. This has … More

Turbo Systems appoints Jen Grant as CEO

Turbo Systems, the no-code platform that makes it easy for anyone to build a mobile app for their business, announced it has appointed Jen Grant as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Grant joins Turbo Systems at a pivotal time as the company undergoes an ambitious expansion to serve the needs of organizations that must rapidly develop custom mobile apps to serve their ever more distributed teams. With a successful record of leading technology companies as CMO … More

MariaDB SkySQL: Deploy production databases for mission-critical applications running in the cloud

MariaDB announced the immediate availability of MariaDB SkySQL, the first database-as-a-service (DBaaS) to unlock the full power of MariaDB Platform for transactions, analytics or both, and optimized with a cloud-native architecture. SkySQL delivers the “MariaDB in the cloud” experience customers have been waiting for – fully featured, fully customizable and backed by world-class support and database expertise from the source, the engineers who built it. “The universal need for accessible yet robust database services has … More

CI Security Work From Home Security Policy Assessment helps orgs manage risks

CI Security, a Managed Detection and Response (MDR) services provider specializing in defending the networks of organizations and critical infrastructure, announced the addition of a Work From Home Security Policy Assessment to the company’s managed services offering. The Work From Home Security Policy Assessment provides a comprehensive view of the risks faced by an organization and its remote workforce, the capabilities of the organization to implement appropriate and effective security controls, including how to monitor … More