Seventh Knight has developed an embedded solution with the MaaS360 technology powered by IBM. The solution helps clients secure their enterprise networks from ransomware and zero day attacks, while also providing protection to clients of any size throu…Read More Seventh Knight launches AppMoat360 to combat ransomware and zero day attacks
It takes more than technology to succeed with cloud. That’s what the BCDevExchange learned when it successfully slashed the time and costs to develop web applications to a fraction of what they were before. After its cloud transformation, the startup time for development teams was cut from six months to ten days. Application ownership costs […]
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IBM, Red Hat and Cobuilder announced a global collaboration to co-develop OpenBuilt, a new platform designed to help securely connect fragmented construction industry supply chains. Built on Red Hat OpenShift and running on IBM Cloud, OpenBuilt will of…Read More IBM, Red Hat and Cobuilder create OpenBuilt platform to accelerate DX across the construction industry
AI.Reverie announced that it has named Aayush Prakash, a 12-year veteran and Machine Learning and AI pioneer, as Head of Machine Learning. Prakash, whose appointment takes effect immediately, reports to AI.Reverie co-founder Daeil Kim and will be respo…Read More AI.Reverie names Aayush Prakash as Head of Machine Learning
Auth0 announced that Lucy McGrath has been appointed as the company’s first Vice President of Privacy. McGrath is an international data privacy lawyer and will be responsible for enabling Auth0 and its customers to continue to solve dynamic privacy cha…Read More Auth0 appoints Lucy McGrath as VP of Privacy
The federal agency overseeing government IT systems has picked BlackBerry to be its supplier of secure productivity and communication software.
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Six months after saying goodbye to its managed infrastructure services business, IBM says it’s landed on a name for its spin-off business: Kyndryl.
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Scientists at Cambridge Quantum Computing (CQC) have developed methods and demonstrated that quantum machines can learn to infer hidden information from very general probabilistic reasoning models. These methods could improve a broad range of applicati…Read More Scientists develop quantum machine learning methods for reasoning
Cloudflare announced the appointment of Jonathon Dixon as Vice President and General Manager, Asia Pacific, bringing with him more than 20 years of enterprise leadership experience in the IT industry, working for companies including IBM, Cisco and Amaz…Read More Jonathon Dixon joins Cloudflare as VP and GM, Asia Pacific
Guardicore announced new capabilities that extends microsegmentation and zero trust security to the industry broadest catalog of legacy servers, applications, and operating systems (OS). Customers using Guardicore Centra to protect their hybrid data ce…Read More Guardicore extends microsegmentation and zero trust security to protect legacy infrastructure and IT
The construction industry may not appear to be an obvious target for cybercrime, but it garners unwanted online attention just like other sectors. According to a report by IBM, the average cost of a data breach in the industrial sector was $4.99 millio…Read More 68% of construction executives have no cybersecurity measures in place
nFront Weak Password Scanner is available for free to companies worldwide allowing them to scan their Active Directory against over 700 million breached passwords in less than one second. The tool can leverage the haveibeenpwned database or a custom fi…Read More nFront Weak Password Scanner helps orgs scan breached passwords
In the people-process-technology triad, human error is the top reason for breaches, accounting for 70% of successful attacks, a Cyberinc survey reveals. The next biggest cause is vulnerability management through patches and upgrades, accounting for jus…Read More People are the weakest link in data breaches, but can they be held accountable?
Celonis, IBM and Red Hat announced a global strategic partnership to help accelerate the adoption of the Celonis Execution Management System (EMS) and help deliver more flexibility and choice in how customers deploy the technology. The collaboration se…Read More Celonis, IBM and Red Hat partnership drives flexibility and speed for enterprise digital transformation
Funded by the Government of Canada, the virtual competition will take place over an 11-day period, from May 7 to May 17, and is open to anyone residing in Canada over the age of 18.Read More Canadian government funds nation-wide tech competition to fight human trafficking with IBM and partners
Raytion announces the general availability of its Raytion Enterprise Search Connectors for ServiceNow AI Search. AI Search is included in ServiceNow’s newly released Now Platform Quebec release. The Raytion Connector Hub for AI Search allows all …Read More Raytion launches Enterprise Search Connectors for ServiceNow AI Search
Canadian CIOs are still trying to find their way through the hype to get the real value out of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning. “There is a lack of understanding,” said a CIO from the financial sector at a recent CanadianCIO virtual roundtable. “We need more substance on what AI can do for us […]Read More How to move past the hype to succeed with AI
Canadian CIOs are still trying to find their way through the hype to get the real value out of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning. “There is a lack of understanding,” said a CIO from the financial sector at a recent CanadianCIO virtual r…Read More How to move past the hype to succeed with AI
Red Piranha’s Crystal Eye XDR 4.0 features advanced protection and threat detection Red Piranha launched Crystal Eye Extended Detection and Response (XDR) 4.0. They have taken the original and industry-leading XDR platform and enhanced it with the incl…Read More New infosec products of the week: March 26, 2021
IBM Security announced new and enhanced services designed to help organizations manage their cloud security strategy, policies and controls across hybrid cloud environments. The services bring together cloud-native, IBM and third-party technologies alo…Read More IBM launches new and enhanced services to simplify hybrid cloud security
In today’s environment, many organizations have a “Cloud First” strategy for deploying business applications. Since most of the important business applications reside on mainframes, moving these applications and databases to any Cloud platform requires…Read More Astadia acquires Anubex to offer a complete mainframe migration RoadMap
RankedRight has secured $500,000 in seed funding. Created in the UK, RankedRight is a triage system that follows an IT security team’s pre-set rules to automate the time-consuming yet crucial process of ranking vulnerabilities in order of impact …Read More RankedRight raises $500K to accelerate product development and implement its go to market strategy
F5 announced the appointment of two senior executives as the company bolsters its focus on customer success, business transformation, and cybersecurity. Yvette Smith joins the company today as Senior Vice President of Customer Success and Business Tran…Read More F5 appoints two senior executives to boost business transformation and cybersecurity
IBM announced a series of new and updated capabilities for developers designed to deliver intelligent application analysis throughout the DevOps pipeline, generally available on March 19. According to an IBM internal assessment, a bank with $1B in IT s…Read More IBM updates DevOps capabilities to increase agility for developers
Veracode announced the launch of the Veracode Hacker Games. The two-week collegiate competition will challenge computer science and cybersecurity student teams from eight leading universities across the U.S. and the U.K., including University of Virgin…Read More Veracode Hacker Games challenges university students to hack and patch real-life apps online
IBM announced key members of the executive team to lead the independent company that will be created following the previously announced separation of IBM’s Managed Infrastructure Services business (NewCo). The leadership appointments represent an impor…Read More IBM expands executive team for NewCo
Ransomware accounted for nearly 60 per cent of attacks on IBM customers in Canada
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IBM announced availability of Red Hat software on IBM Power Systems as well as new IBM Power Systems hardware. These announcements further expand IBM Systems’s commitment to help clients modernize by empowering them with the latest technology fro…Read More Red Hat software now supported on IBM Power Virtual servers
IBM has released security patches to address high- and medium-severity vulnerabilities impacting some of its enterprise solutions. IBM has released security updates to address several high- and medium-severity flaws affecting some of its enterprise products, including IBM Java Runtime, IBM Planning Analytics Workspace, and IBM Kenexa LMS On Premise. Two issues, tracked as CVE-2020-14782 and […]
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IBM announced bp has joined the IBM Quantum Network to advance the use of quantum computing in the energy industry. By joining the IBM Quantum Network as an Industry Partner, bp will have access to IBM’s quantum expertise and software and cloud-b…Read More bp joins IBM Quantum Network to advance the use of quantum computing in the energy industry
IBM is awarding grants totalling $3 million in value to help six public school districts in the United States prepare for and respond to cyberattacks. The grants are for U.S. public schools only.
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