ClearSky Data partners with Packet to provide the data layer for an edge computing deployment

ClearSky Data, provider of on-demand primary storage with built-in offsite backup and disaster recovery (DR) as a service, announced a collaboration with Packet for an edge computing deployment at the SBA Communications tower site in the Boston area. ClearSky will co-locate next to and coordinate with Packet to provide a complementary service. SBA has an edge data center in Foxborough, Mass. at the base of one of its towers, where Packet is currently providing its … More

Code Dx Enterprise now supports AdaCore’s CodePeer advanced static analysis tool

Code Dx, provider of an award-winning application security management solution that automates and accelerates the discovery, prioritization, and risk management of software vulnerabilities, announced its partnership with AdaCore, a trusted provider of software development and verification tools for the Ada, C, and C++ programming languages. Through this partnership, Code Dx Enterprise now supports AdaCore’s CodePeer advanced static analysis tool, an automatic Ada code reviewer and validator. This solution provides developers with one central location from … More

GreatHorn raises $13 million for cloud-hosted email security software

GreatHorn, provider of the only email security platform that protects organizations before, during, and after an email attack, announced it has closed a $13 million funding round co-led by RRE Ventures and .406 Ventures, with participation from existing investors including Techstars Ventures, V1.VC and Uncork Capital. On the heels of its third consecutive year of triple-digit revenue growth and rapid expansion into the enterprise market, GreatHorn plans to continue to build upon its position as … More

Thales launches Gemalto Instant Connect to simplify the connection of eSIM-enabled devices

Thales announces the launch of Gemalto Instant Connect, a pioneering connectivity solution to simplify the connection of eSIM-enabled devices on a mobile network. While users are spared the inconvenience of establishing a Wi-Fi or Bluetooth connection to kick-start their mobile experience, OEMs and mobile operators can now provision devices with mobile connectivity at their first use, and not during manufacturing, saving both time and cost. Connected PCs and laptops will be the first devices to … More

EZShield and IdentityForce now united as Sontiq

EZShield, the best-in-class digital Identity Theft Protection and Mobile Cybersecurity provider that pioneered fraud restoration, and IdentityForce, the #1 consumer-rated service that pioneered personal information security, announced that their brands have aligned under a new company: Sontiq. Sontiq will unite both companies into one industry leader that can meet the evolving identity security needs of all of the audiences both companies serve – from consumers and partners to businesses of all sizes. Both EZShield’s and … More

Sumo Logic releases new Global Intelligence Service for Amazon GuardDuty

Sumo Logic, a leading cloud-native, machine data analytics platform that delivers continuous intelligence, announced at AWS re:Inforce 2019 the Sumo Logic Global Intelligence Service for Amazon GuardDuty to deliver virtually real-time actionable insights that allow customers to benchmark themselves against other adopters of Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud infrastructure to further strengthen cloud security posture, improve threat detection, and enhance regulatory compliance. “In today’s hyper-connected world, organizations are facing rapidly evolving business requirements that demand … More

ExtraHop launches a new SaaS-based NDR solution for the cloud-first hybrid enterprise

ExtraHop announced ExtraHop Reveal(x) Cloud, a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)-based network detection and response (NDR) solution for the cloud-first hybrid enterprise. Reveal(x) Cloud provides deep and continuous visibility, enabling Security Operations (SecOps) teams to analyze every transaction, detect threats, and respond to attacks to gain control over their hybrid attack surface and protect their investment in the cloud. While the cloud has proven to be a force multiplier for DevOps and IT Ops, for SecOps teams already … More

DevOps Institute’s SKIL Framework advances the human elements of DevOps

DevOps Institute announced the SKIL Framework for advancing the human elements of DevOps. The Framework consists of 1) Skills to develop career growth; 2) Knowledge for DevOps understanding; 3) Ideas to spark innovation and, 4) Learning based on DevOps know-how. The pillars of ‘SKIL’ represents a holistic framework of knowledge, continuous learning and certification to advance professional careers, support IT transformations and meet the needs of the DevOps community. “We believe that DevOps success, for … More

PingOne for Customers adds new features to create seamless and secure user experiences

Ping Identity, the leader in Identity Defined Security, announced a significant update to PingOne for Customers, the cloud-delivered Identity-as-a-Service (IDaaS) offering built for developers. The API-first solution can now deliver seamless and secure push notifications from custom mobile applications that can be used for passwordless and advanced multi-factor authentication. The cloud identity solution helps development teams speed time to launch for their applications, while also taking security concerns off their plates and letting them maintain … More

McAfee integrates security into the DevOps process with validator for AWS CloudFormation

McAfee, the device-to-cloud cybersecurity company, announced updates to McAfee MVISION Cloud for Amazon Web Services (AWS) that will help customers “Shift Left” with security to preemptively improve compliance and reduce risk within their cloud infrastructure. With McAfee MVISION Cloud, security is pushed earlier into the DevOps process so that security professionals can catch risky configurations before they become a threat in production. This gives organizations the ability to confidently deploy applications in the cloud with … More

Mist Systems and Forescout to provide AI-driven security to protect Wi-Fi client and IoT devices

Mist Systems, a Juniper Networks company, announced a strategic relationship with Forescout Technologies, the leader in device visibility and control, that enables interoperability between the Mist Learning WLAN and the Forescout platform. This partnership provides comprehensive AI-driven security via automation and programmability to protect Wi-Fi client and Internet of Things (IoT) devices. In addition, the partnership expands upon Forescout’s existing relationship with Juniper to deliver a complete, integrated solution for wired and wireless users. “As … More

Arctic Wolf unveils Log Search for its Managed Detection and Response service

Arctic Wolf Networks (AWN), a leading security operations center (SOC)-as-a-service company, announced Log Search for the Arctic Wolf Managed Detection and Response service, enabling organizations to directly search their log information stored within the Arctic Wolf SOC-as-a-service platform to answer operational and security questions. Log Search enhances the Arctic Wolf Managed Detection and Response by providing a centralized repository of on-premises and cloud log data to streamline IT operations and accelerate IT projects. “Customers are … More