InfiniteIO and Google Cloud help orgs reduce the cost of network-attached storage and speed cloud adoption

InfiniteIO, which offers the world’s fastest metadata platform to accelerate application performance and reduce cloud latency, announced a new partnership with Google Cloud to significantly reduce the cost of network-attached storage and speed cloud adoption for organizations facing exponential data growth and infrastructure costs. Customers and channel partners can now rapidly identify and move massive amounts of infrequently accessed yet invaluable files to Google Cloud Platform (GCP) to lower total storage costs while keeping all … More

Venafi acquires Jetstack to bring together developer speed and enterprise security

Venafi, the inventor and leading provider of machine identity protection, announced a definitive agreement to acquire Jetstack, a global leader in open source machine identity protection software for Kubernetes and cloud native ecosystems. This acquisition is an industry first that will transform the way modern applications required by digital transformation are secured. “In the race to virtualize everything, businesses need faster application innovation and better security; both are mandatory,” said Jeff Hudson, CEO of Venafi. … More

Candace Worley joins Ping Identity as global chief product officer

Ping Identity, the Intelligent Identity solution for the enterprise, announced Candace Worley has joined the company’s leadership team as global chief product officer. Worley brings over 25 years of enterprise strategy and product development experience from some of the largest names in the technology sector. At Ping Identity, Worley will be responsible for advancing the global product vision, leading technical product innovation efforts and bringing the company’s premier identity solutions to market. Worley hails from … More

Elastic launches new alerting framework to bring native alerting workflows to Elastic Stack users

Elastic, the company behind Elasticsearch and the Elastic Stack, announced the launch of a new alerting framework delivered across the Elastic Stack to provide first-class experiences with tailored interfaces that allow users to create powerful alerts in the normal flow of their daily tasks. The new alerting framework is delivered via Kibana across the Elastic Stack and available within the SIEM, Uptime, APM, and Metrics applications. From monitoring application transactions to tracking brute force login … More

SolarWinds’ new solution provides upgraded CMDB model and increased security for enterprises

SolarWinds, a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, announced the launch of SolarWinds Service Desk Enterprise, a new solution to help enterprises manage IT complexity, scale IT support services, and increase security within the service desk. SolarWinds Service Desk Enterprise offers advanced ITSM capabilities that meet the heightened security expectations of modern enterprises and improve key service management processes for employees. Mature organizations require an enhanced level of dedicated support, the Enterprise … More

Sony releases two models of intelligent vision sensors with AI processing functionality

Sony announced the upcoming release of two models of intelligent vision sensors, the first image sensors in the world to be equipped with AI processing functionality. Including AI processing functionality on the image sensor itself enables high-speed edge AI processing and extraction of only the necessary data, which, when using cloud services, reduces data transmission latency, minimizes any privacy concerns, and reduces power consumption and communication costs. These products expand the opportunities to develop AI-equipped … More

AWS enhances Amazon Macie with new features, worldwide availability and reduced pricing

Amazon Web Services, an Amazon.com company, announced a series of major enhancements to Amazon Macie, delivering important new features, greater availability worldwide, and substantially reduced pricing. The new features include updated machine learning models for more accurate detection of Personally Identifiable Information (PII), support for customer-defined data types, and native multi-account management with AWS Organizations. Amazon Macie expands to 17 AWS Regions worldwide, with more regions coming online over the next few months. And, new … More

ThreatQuotient enhances its professional services offering to transform SecOps capabilities

ThreatQuotient, a leading security operations platform innovator, announced enhancements to their professional services offering, including new Assessment and Consulting Services. First launched in 2017, ThreatQuotient’s global Professional Services team has continuously evolved to meet and exceed the changing needs of organizations at all levels of security operations and threat intelligence maturity. By providing the core capabilities to assess, design and build a threat-centric security operations function, ThreatQuotient is enabling organizations to transition from traditional signature-based … More

Trustgrid and WireGuard integration allows for wide-scale enterprise adoption of software-defined perimeter

Trustgrid, a pioneer and leader in connecting centralized applications to distributed data sets, announced it now supports WireGuard, making Trustgrid one of the first data connectivity platforms to implement this new feature. Integration of WireGuard into Trustgrid’s software-defined connectivity platform allows hosts and users to connect to cloud-based and on-premise applications via a cost-effective and highly secure software-defined perimeter (SDP). WireGuard is a simple, highly performant VPN that utilizes state-of-the-art cryptography. Designed to run everything … More

Dathena raises $12M to expand globally and drive adoption of AI-powered solutions

Singapore-based deep-tech company Dathena, the leader in AI-powered data protection and privacy management for global enterprises, announced that they have closed a $12 million Series A round led by Jungle Ventures, with the participation of CapHorn and SEEDS Capital, an investment arm of Enterprise Singapore which is the government agency championing enterprise development. Existing investors Cerracap Ventures and MS&AD Ventures also participated in the round. Following the opening of Dathena’s U.S. headquarters in New York … More

Elastic Stack 7.7.0: Major updates for Enterprise Search, Observability, and Security

Elastic, the company behind Elasticsearch and the Elastic Stack, announced major updates across the Elastic solution portfolio with dozens of advances to bring efficiency, flexibility, and integrated workflows to teams of every size and across every use case. These innovations build on a unified platform powered by the Elastic Stack to make data actionable in real-time and at scale for enterprise search, logging, APM, metrics, security, business analytics, and more. Enhancements across the Elastic Stack … More

FireEye Cloudvisory: Control center for multi-cloud security management

FireEye, the intelligence-led security company, announced the availability of FireEye Cloudvisory, a control center for cloud security management across any security environment – private, public and hybrid. FireEye acquired Cloudvisory in January 2020 as a means of combining cloud visibility with unrivaled insights into the threat landscape. Fully integrated into the broader FireEye cloud security portfolio, Cloudvisory now offers customers instant deployment across their cloud infrastructures, and further capabilities in security analytics through FireEye Helix … More