This Week in Technology

This Week in Technology

By Eric Corcoran
Posted in Technology Week in Review
On October 25, 2019

Monday 10/21

Cloud Guidepost: Take control of user access with Citrix Cloud

Access control helps prevent confidential information like customer data, personally identifiable information (PII), and intellectual property from falling into the wrong hands. It’s particularly important if your organization has a hybrid-cloud environment, where apps and data reside both on premises and in the cloud

How to Adopt a Threat Prevention Approach to Cybersecurity

Organizations need to adopt a proactive battle plan to stay ahead of cybercriminals and prevent attacks, not merely detect and remediate them.

Tuesday 10/22

NVIDIA Deepens Its AI Edge Opportunity With 5G, Software And Industry Support

Like the six gem stones in Infinity Wars, Nvidia noted that there were also six critical technology factors for success that include items its known for such as GPUs and AI. However, CEO Jensen Huang added 5G, Smart NIC, Cloud Native, EGX and a software-defined 5G Radio Access Network (RAN).

Ivanti Insiders Weigh-In on Cybersecurity Best Practices

Cyberattacks are real, and for the foreseeable future, they’re not going anywhere. So what can you and your organization do to manage cybersecurity risks? Find out here via Ivanti.

Wednesday 10/23

With Zero Trust Security, No One Gets a Pass in The Network

Multi-cloud infrastructure environments open new challenges as security operation teams struggle to manage a highly fragmented set of security and compliance controls.

Phishing alert: This fake email about a bank payment delivers trojan malware

Available to crooks for as little as $58, the malware is an information stealer and surveillance tool, using capabilities including keylogging, taking screenshots, and stealing clipboard contents to secretly take usernames and passwords from infected victims.

Thursday 10/24

F5 Announces Strategic Collaboration Agreement with Amazon Web Services to Allow Customers to Innovate Faster in the Cloud

The structured framework of this engagement will allow customers to have a consistent and scalable operating model for their application assets on AWS, while exploring future innovations that enhance migration and operation of applications to the cloud.

Veeam Says Its Flexible Approach To Data Protection Empowers Partners

Veeam is building deeply integrated backup solutions for Microsoft Azure, AWS and independent vendors like Wasabi. It will soon better support object storage as well.

A New Era for IT

IT needs to focus on becoming “customer-centric” and think about what they need to do to delight their customers, i.e. developers, analysts, Lines of Business, and ultimately the end customers for their organization. IT must become the change agent for business transformation, not just a supporter or enabler but a driver.

Friday 10/25

Integrated Risk Management: Above and Beyond Risk Mitigation

The key to the success of Integrated Risk Management is the ability to provide a vertically integrated view of risk starting with an organization’s strategy through its business operations and ultimately into the enabling technology assets.

It’s About Time: Cybersecurity Insights, Visibility, and Prioritization

Understanding threats is not just about protection but also anticipation, both of threats in your environment and on a global scale. Improved insights can leave organizations with a complete view of how a threat is impacting their environment.