Fortinet Introduces New Security Automation Capabilities on Amazon Web Services, Expands Fortinet Security Fabric Offerings

News Summary Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announced the expansion of its Fortinet Security Fabric offerings and new automation capabilities for AWS to provide streamlined and consistent security management for hybrid infrastructures.  “Fortinet is committed to helping customers make their journey to the cloud even more secure by expanding our offerings on Amazon Web Services and supporting additional cloud security use cases,”saidJohn Maddison, SVP of products and solutions at Fortinet. “To further support resource-constrained teams, today’s announcement is helping our customers automate additional security processes and more seamlessly integrate into their application life … Continue reading Fortinet Introduces New Security Automation Capabilities on Amazon Web Services, Expands Fortinet Security Fabric Offerings

Privilege Security for the New Perimeter

By Morey Haber, chief technology officer, BeyondTrust For all of information technology’s benefits, most organizations are well acquainted with the by-product of rapid IT advances and expansion―increased cybersecurity risk. Indeed, growing cybersecurity concerns correlate directly with your organization’s expanding digital universe and the number of people given some level of authority to operate within it. A swiftly expanding digital perimeter—both physical and logical—inevitably makes organizations more vulnerable to the so-called cyberattack chain, regardless of how far the perimeter has extended. The attack process starts with a successful perimeter breach or insider malfeasance, followed by the theft of “privileged” user credentials … Continue reading Privilege Security for the New Perimeter

Riverbed Introduces Powerful Microsoft Product Integrations to Accelerate Cloud Strategies and Maximize Digital Performance at Microsoft Ignite 2018

Riverbed introduces seamless integration between Riverbed’s SD-WAN solution, SteelConnect and Microsoft Azure Virtual WAN with local branch path steering for Microsoft Office 365 Riverbed SteelFusion to expand cloud edge offering to Microsoft Hyper-V customers  Riverbed®, The Digital Performance Company™,today at the Microsoft Ignite Conference, introduced a series of powerful Microsoft product integrations, enabling mutual customers to leverage their Riverbed and Microsoft investments together to drive business results and maximize digital performance. With this announcement, Riverbed demonstrates its continued and ongoing commitment to deliver customers with the agility, flexibility, and application performance required to compete in today’s cloud and digital environment. … Continue reading Riverbed Introduces Powerful Microsoft Product Integrations to Accelerate Cloud Strategies and Maximize Digital Performance at Microsoft Ignite 2018

Nexign to Establish Middle East and Africa Headquarters in UAE

Company appoints 30-year telecom industry veteran as Regional Director for MEA to lead expansion efforts Nexign(formerly Peter-Service), a leading business support system (BSS) provider for communications service providers (CSPs), today announced plans to open the company’s Middle East and Africa (MEA) headquarters in Dubai, UAE. As part of its expansion in the region, the company also appointed Ahmad Sayed as Regional Director, Middle East andAfrica. These moves send a strong signal of the company’s commitment to empowering regional telecom operators to maximise revenue streams in the digital era. Loukas Tzitzis, Chief Products and Marketing Officer at Nexign, said, “As we … Continue reading Nexign to Establish Middle East and Africa Headquarters in UAE