Pulse Secure extends capabilities for Microsoft Azure

Pulse Secure announced an enhancement to its hybrid IT strategy allowing enterprises to deploy and uniformly manage physical, virtual and cloud-based Pulse Secure Appliances (PSA) now certified for Microsoft Azure and available in the Azure marketplace. Enterprises are moving a variety of applications and data stores to Hybrid IT environments that leverage both managed data centers alongside public cloud, private cloud and SaaS to expedite new business services, optimize on-demand computing resources and gain improved … More

ITC Secure unveils global business and advisory portfolio

ITC Secure has unveiled its new business structure following recent acquisitions of advisory groups in London and Washington D.C. The three business groups are ITC Cyber Advisors, ITC Managed Security Services and US based, ITC Global Advisors. ITC Cyber Advisors is a specialist cyber security advisory group that helps organisations to understand and manage their security risks. The group focuses on delivering cyber assessments and outcome-oriented consulting that simplifies cyber challenges and supports investment choices. … More

Panaseer raises $10 million in series A funding

Panaseer announced it has secured $10 million in Series A funding. The financing round was led by Evolution Equity Partners with participation from existing investors including Notion Capital, Albion Capital, Winton Ventures and Paladin Capital Group, as well as new investor Cisco Investments. The Panaseer Platform uses proprietary algorithms to perform ‘entity resolution’ to create an accurate view of an organisation’s assets, such as devices, applications and people. The Platform continuously measures the security of … More

SentinelOne and Continuum partner to provide MSP market with endpoint solution

SentinelOne and Continuum announced their partnership to bring SentinelOne’s endpoint protection, detection and response platform to the MSP market. As cybersecurity threats continue to evolve at a rapid pace, MSPs have recognized growth and revenue opportunities that security services can provide. However, MSPs will need security partners who offer not only monitoring and detection, but remediation capabilities as well. “Our partners are just beginning to scratch the surface of the potential growth opportunities that cybersecurity … More

Embotics launches hybrid cloud management platform

Embotics released the new version of its vCommander platform. In its new release, Embotics vCommander v7 delivers hybrid cloud management software built for automation, orchestration and governance of both traditional and new microservice-based applications while facilitating DevOps. Research from the Ponemon Institute released identifies a gap between decision-makers’ views that DevOps and microservice enablement are important and their confidence in their organizations’ ability to deliver them today – a gap that is costing the average … More

Device Authority announces KeyScaler as a service – IoT security in the cloud

Device Authority announced its new Software as a Service (SaaS) delivery model for its IoT security platform KeyScaler. KeyScaler as a Service (KSaaS) delivers security and access management solutions for enterprises and the IoT ecosystem, without the infrastructure or running costs associated with on-premise environments. Designed for a variety of IoT service providers and manufacturers who want an easier way to offer their customers security for IoT devices, KSaaS is interfaced through APIs making it … More

Denim group’s ThreadFix provides application security scalability to the enterprise

Denim Group announced the availability of the latest version of ThreadFix, the company’s application vulnerability resolution platform for developers and security professionals. ThreadFix 2.6 offers customers the ability to actively maintain a high volume of applications, while exponentially reducing automated scanner findings, saving time and helping security teams focus on remediating the most important vulnerabilities. With enterprises onboarding thousands of applications, vulnerabilities have the capacity to reach millions within a single organization. ThreadFix’s latest performance … More

Citrix elects Moira A. Kilcoyne to its board of directors

Citrix Systems announced the election of Moira A. Kilcoyne, to its board of directors. “We are fortunate to have Moira join the Citrix board,” said David Henshall, president and chief executive officer of Citrix. “Moira brings extensive experience in the financial services industry — both domestic and international — to the board, having served in multiple technology and operational executive positions with Morgan Stanley, Merrill Lynch and most recently as a board member for UK-based … More

Optiv Security announces key executive appointments

Optiv Security announced it has named Chad Holmes as chief services and operations officer and Nate Brady as chief financial officer, two key appointments that support the company’s global services expansion and business growth strategy. In this newly created role, Holmes is focused on further evolving Optiv’s services offerings to enable clients around the world to better address risk across the entire business continuum – from third parties, to back office, straight through to front … More

IBM unveils expansion of cloud capabilities

IBM announced expansion of its cloud capabilities with plans to launch 18 new availability zones for the IBM Cloud across North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific. Additionally, ExxonMobil, Bausch + Lomb and Westpac are migrating central workloads to the IBM Cloud: ExxonMobil has adopted IBM Cloud as the foundation for their Speedpass+ mobile app developed by IBM Services that is available to motorists at more than 11,000 Exxon and Mobil gas stations across the US. Bausch … More