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White House report embraces ‘big data,’ privacy rules

White House report embraces ‘big data,’ privacy rules

A study ordered by US President Barack Obama and released Thursday concludes that analysis of “big data” can help society in many ways, from improving health care to spurring economic growth. But the report also said the vast expansion of computer analytics of large data banks creates new threats to privacy, and recommended updated rules […]

McAfee Data Center Suite Provides Elastic Security for Hybrid Data Centers

McAfee Data Center Suite Provides Elastic Security for Hybrid Data Centers

McAfee today announced a new version of its data center security solution that addresses enterprises’ growing need to leverage the scalability and cost savings of running workloads in public clouds like Amazon Web Services. When enterprises move workloads to a public cloud, they want to know their data is protected. The McAfee Data Center Security […]

Quarri Delivers Protect On Q as a Virtual Appliance

Quarri Delivers Protect On Q as a Virtual Appliance

Quarri™ Technologies, a leading web information security software company that empowers organizations to keep their sensitive data secure, today announced the release of Quarri Protect On Q (POQ) 3.2, a virtual appliance version of its flagship web browser security solution. Protect On Q 3.2 also delivers high availability, enabling enterprises to deploy a hot-failover POQ […]

Gartner Survey of CIOs Shows Virtualization, Cloud Computing among Top Priorities in 2013

Gartner Survey of CIOs Shows Virtualization, Cloud Computing among Top Priorities in 2013

Enterprises realize on average only 43 percent of technology’s business potential, according to a global survey of CIOs by Gartner, Inc.’s Executive Programs. That number has to grow for IT to remain relevant in an increasingly digital world. The worldwide survey was conducted in the fourth quarter in 2012 and included 2,053 CIOs, representing more […]

Coalfire’s Top Five IT Security Predictions for 2013

Coalfire’s Top Five IT Security Predictions for 2013

As the new year kicks off, Coalfire, an independent IT GRC auditor, compiled their predictions for cybersecurity in 2013. “Last year was a very active year in the cybersecurity world,” said Rick Dakin, CEO and co-founder of Coalfire. “The Secretary of Defense announced that the threat level has escalated to the point where protection of […]

Private Cloud Computing Market & Forecast to 2015: Worldwide Analysis

Private Cloud Computing Market & Forecast to 2015: Worldwide Analysis

The computing industry is witnessing a paradigm shift in the way computing is performed worldwide. There is a growing awareness among consumers and enterprises to access their information technology (IT) resources extensively through a “utility” model, a development broadly called “cloud computing.” Over the recent past, the interest in cloud computing has grown exponentially worldwide […]

Fujitsu’s NuVola Private Cloud Platform Expands, Certifies ImageWare Advanced Biometric Management Software

Fujitsu’s NuVola Private Cloud Platform Expands, Certifies ImageWare Advanced Biometric Management Software

Fujitsu Frontech North America Inc., a leading provider of IT-based solutions, and ImageWare Systems, Inc. (OTCQB: IWSY), a leader in multi-modal biometric security solutions, today announced certification on the NuVola Private Cloud Platform™. The patented ImageWare multi-modal biometric management engine has been certified to allow rapid deployment of biometric security across NuVola Private Cloud Platform […]

Survey: Federal IT Security Pros Struggle, As Cloud and Mobile Initiatives Gain Momentum

Survey: Federal IT Security Pros Struggle, As Cloud and Mobile Initiatives Gain Momentum

nCircle, the leader in information risk and security performance management solutions, today announced results of the nCircle 2012 Federal Information Security Initiatives Trend Study. The company surveyed over 100 respondents in the federal IT security community, including senior management, IT operations, security professionals, and risk and audit managers from government agencies and contractor organizations. Highlights […]