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May 11, 2012 02:00 PMOur blogger takes a moment to thank the speakers and audience members who took part in Interop Las Vegas--and is already preparing for Interop New York.
March 09, 2012 09:00 AMOne of the most exciting development areas for the ICT (information and communications technology) industry is in the attempt to address the I/O gap challenge, whereby servers are often frustrated in their attempts to read and write data as fast as they would like from traditional storage. Various approaches using solid-state devices (SSDs) are targeting the problem. Innumerable smaller companies have been attempting to address the I/O gap, and more recently large IT vendors--notably, EMC with its VFCache and IBM with SSD caching for its XIV storage systems--have been joining the fray. The smaller vendors want to shout out, "Don’t forget about us!" Many of those companies are worth paying attention to, including Kaminario, which has a clear and solid vision.
February 16, 2012 09:00 AMData at rest has long been protected by technology called public key infrastructure (PKI), in which data is encrypted when it's created by a public key and only decrypted by the authorized person holding the private key. But data protection is complicated in cloud environments.
February 07, 2012 11:00 AMWith data access no longer restricted to the four walls of the enterprise (or branch) and 9-to-5 business hours, enterprises that have traditionally relied on a perimeter-based approach to security are now seeing the benefits of a data-centric approach. Data encryption is paving the way for the transition to data-centric security methods, according to a survey of 506 IT professionals.
March 28, 2008 08:00 AMTruCrypt, PGP, FreeOTFE, BitLocker, DriveCrypt, and 7-Zip provide remarkably strong, on-the-fly, encryption to keep your data secure from loss, theft, or prying eyes.
October 15, 2007 04:00 AMUnsure about bringing forensics in-house? New tools make life easier for corporate security investigators and legal counsel.
September 27, 2007 04:41 AMSplunk 3.0 is one of the best low-cost log analysis tools on the market.
July 24, 2007 07:47 PMCisco's update of its WAN optimization product adds critical security functions and ensures traffic monitoring.
May 29, 2007 07:47 PMIoSafe touts a disaster-proof NAS that's fire and flood proof and can withstand massive trauma.
May 24, 2007 07:35 PMThe stakes were high and the action hot this week at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas when the 2007 Best of Interop Award Winners were announced. Find
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