Proficio Enhances Ransomware Services With CyberSight Partnership - Virtualization Information - Tue, 02/27/2018 - 10:29
Proficio and CyberSight announced a strategic partnership. The advanced combination of Proficio's 24x7 managed cybersecurity services and CyberSight's RansomStopper will provide clients with enhanced endpoint detection and response services that will specifically detect and prevent ransomware attacks in real-time. ...(read more)

Demisto Brings Unparalleled Visibility into SOC Metrics to Enable SOC Efficiency and Improve Mean Time to Response - Virtualization Information - Tue, 02/27/2018 - 10:27
Demisto launched the latest release of its Security Operations Platform, enabling customers to best leverage the incident metrics in Demisto through customizable dashboards and reports, enhance modularity and reusability of playbooks to accelerate workflow development, and improve machine learning suggestions to build leaner response processes. ...(read more)

Splunk to Acquire Phantom for $350 Million - Virtualization Information - Tue, 02/27/2018 - 10:16
Splunk Inc., first in delivering "aha" moments from machine data, today announced a definitive agreement to acquire Phantom Cyber Corporation, a leader in Security Orchestration, Automation and Response (SOAR). Under the terms of the agreement, Splunk will acquire Phantom for a total purchase price of approximately $350 million...(read more)

Veeam Availability Orchestrator Ensures Business Continuity, Disaster Recovery Compliance and Peace-of-Mind - Virtualization Information - Tue, 02/27/2018 - 10:14
Veeam Software, the Availability for the Always-On Enterprise innovator, today announced the general availability of NEW Veeam Availability Orchestrator - the newest addition to the Veeam Availability Platform - which enables enterprises to ensure business continuity and disaster recovery (BC/DR) compliance....(read more)

New Red Hat Management Innovations Designed to Accelerate Customers' Hybrid Cloud Automation Strategies - Virtualization Information - Tue, 02/27/2018 - 09:56
Red Hat today announced new innovations in its management portfolio, including the latest releases of Red Hat Satellite and Red Hat CloudForms, designed to accelerate deployments of Red Hat-powered cloud environments, and automate and greater simplify ongoing infrastructure management....(read more)

MYCOM OSI Announces ProAssure 2.0 Digital Service Quality Management - Virtualization Information - Tue, 02/27/2018 - 09:50
MYCOM OSI, the leading independent provider of Assurance, Automation and Analytics solutions to the world's largest Communications Service Providers (CSPs), today announced the latest version of its ProAssure Digital Service Quality Management solution. MYCOM OSI ProAssure 2.0 monitors and identifies root causes of service degradations of native, OTT and IoT digital services in near-real time and manages the impact on customers using these services. ...(read more)

Alibaba Cloud Launches Cloud and AI Solutions in Europe to Meet Changing Needs in Digital Transformation - Virtualization Information - Tue, 02/27/2018 - 09:45
Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, today launched eight products ranging from big data and artificial intelligence (AI) to infrastructure, security and private cloud solutions at the Mobile World Congress that is taking place in Barcelona Spain. ...(read more)

ManageEngine Hosts Endpoint Security Seminars: Combating Cyberattacks - Virtualization Information - Tue, 02/27/2018 - 09:40
Countless enterprises faced cyberattacks in 2017, and this year, the threat of cybersecurity issues only continues to grow. Hackers are targeting data-critical organizations across the U.S. Enterprises in the healthcare, defense and finance sectors have fallen prey to attacks within the last year, paying up to millions of dollars to bail themselves out after data breaches. ...(read more)

Cloudistics Application Marketplace Adds Value to Ignite Cloud Controller - Virtualization Information - Tue, 02/27/2018 - 09:02
Cloudistics, the cloud software appliance company, announced the launch of its Cloudistics Application Marketplace integrated within its SaaS cloud controller, Ignite. The marketplace is a turnkey solution that includes pre-built, ready-to-run, reusable application and OS templates that can be deployed instantly, with the click of a button. ...(read more)

WhatMatrix launches use case-based IT product recommendations, automated product analysis, and new Matrix-Place - Virtualization Information - Tue, 02/27/2018 - 08:42
WhatMatrix, the independent technology comparison and analysis site, today announced the release of its new comparison platform, designed to address the exploding demand for agnostic & customized product recommendations for businesses. ...(read more)

5 Pearls of Wisdom to Guide Your #CloudMigration Strategy - Virtualization Information - Tue, 02/27/2018 - 08:36
There's a dirty little secret about moving to the cloud. And that is: Not every application or service is a good fit for the cloud....(read more)

VMblog's Expert Interviews: New CloudHealth Technology Study Shows What Separates Cloud Leaders from Laggards - Virtualization Information - Tue, 02/27/2018 - 08:35
CloudHealth Technologies and Cloud Technology Partners (CTP) recently conducted a study called Secrets of the Cloud Leaders, which drilled down into the how and why certain enterprises reap larger benefits from their cloud deployments with a focus on behaviors of cloud leaders to reveal patterns of success, as well as the outcomes more mature cloud organizations are gaining as opposed to organizations that are struggling or are in early adoption....(read more)

When is it Time to Break Up with your #CyberSecurity Services Provider? - Virtualization Information - Tue, 02/27/2018 - 08:32
A cybersecurity services provider should be a trusted business partner and act as true extension of an enterprise's in-house security team. However, sometimes organizations are left feeling dissatisfied with the relationship they've forged with the services provider they've selected. There are several reasons the relationship may not be working out, and therefore it may be time to look for a new partner to better support the organization's cybersecurity efforts. ...(read more)

ZEDEDA Emerges from Stealth to Power Real-Time Apps at the Edge; Closes $3.06M in Seed Funding - Virtualization Information - Mon, 02/26/2018 - 16:19
ZEDEDA, a startup powering the real-time enterprise, today emerged from stealth mode and announced it closed $3.06 million in seed-stage funding. As the Internet of Things (IoT) grows exponentially-IoT-related spending is estimated to surpass $1 trillion by 2020-ZEDEDA is pioneering a secure, cloud-native approach to scaling out real-time edge applications for solutions ranging from self-driving cars to industrial robots. ...(read more)

Cavium and Sprint Collaborate for NFV Testing on Packet's Public Cloud - Virtualization Information - Mon, 02/26/2018 - 10:27
Cavium, Inc. announced a collaboration with Sprint Corporation, a national carrier in the United States, using Packet, a cloud service provider, public cloud based on Cavium ThunderX2 Arm-based servers and virtualized mobile core network orchestrated on Containers. ...(read more)

Netronome Collaborates with Red Hat to Drive Performance for Open Cloud and NFV Infrastructure Technologies - Virtualization Information - Mon, 02/26/2018 - 10:08
Netronome, a leader in high-performance intelligent networking solutions, today announced collaboration with Red Hat on its Agilio 10/25/40GbE SmartNIC hardware and open software platform to develop future enhancements within the Linux and OpenStack communities....(read more)

DataStax Enables Enterprises to Deliver Real-Time Applications Faster, More Easily at Cloud Scale - Virtualization Information - Mon, 02/26/2018 - 10:06
DataStax, a leading provider of the always-on data layer for the Right-Now Enterprise, today announced the immediate availability of DataStax Managed Cloud on Microsoft Azure. DataStax Managed Cloud, a fully managed, white-glove service, on Azure eliminates the operational data management tasks, allowing enterprises to focus on innovation that drives business success. ...(read more)

eG Innovations & DABCC Announce Findings from 2018 Citrix Migration Survey - Virtualization Information - Mon, 02/26/2018 - 10:04
eG Innovations announced results from its 2018 Citrix Migration Survey. The industry survey explores the status of organizations' migration to Citrix XenApp and XenDesktop 7.x from previous versions, in order to better understand the associated plans, challenges and performance expectations from Citrix professionals....(read more)

Taoglas and Adant Launch Software-Defined Antenna to Drive 100% Increase in Throughput, Coverage - Virtualization Information - Mon, 02/26/2018 - 09:33
Taoglas, a leading provider of IoT and automotive antenna and RF solutions, in partnership with Adant, a leading provider of smart antenna technology, today at Mobile World Congress 2018 announced the launch of Taoglas Shift, a software-defined antenna system that changes the economics of next-generation wireless networks by extending coverage and increasing throughput by up to 100 percent. ...(read more)

Express Logic’s X-Ware IoT Platform Delivers Seamless Connectivity to Alibaba, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Baidu, Google Cloud Platform, IBM Cloud, Microsoft Azure, Oracle Cloud, Tencent, and Xively - Virtualization Information - Mon, 02/26/2018 - 09:32
Express Logic, provider of the comprehensive X-Ware IoT Platform powered by the industry leading ThreadX RTOS, announced today turnkey support for all the leading cloud providers. Among this group are Alibaba, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Baidu, Google Cloud Platform, IBM Cloud, Microsoft Azure, Oracle Cloud, Tencent, and Xively. Designed from the ground up to be industrial grade, and developed entirely in-house by Express Logic engineers, the X-Ware IoT Platform leverages its size, performance, safety, security, ease of use, and other advanced features to provide best-of-class IoT connectivity for deeply embedded IoT sensors, devices, edge routers, and gateways....(read more)