Tag: software


How to Design for Software Robustness and Resiliency in High-Performance Routing Environments

March 20, 2019

Via: The Fast Mode

Digital communications networks are of growing importance for society at large, including a wide variety of key industries, as essential, mission-critical infrastructure. IP routers supporting an ever-growing number of IP-based applications are at the heart of today’s advanced communications networks. […]

Monitoring&Analysis, Security, Software

Data Privacy Day 2019

January 9, 2019

Via: CSO

January 28 is Data Privacy Day! Thanks to Europe’s GDPR we are all thinking data privacy these days. GDPR is the general data protection regulation It is an EU law on data protection and privacy for all individuals within the […]


Contributing to an Opensource Project

January 4, 2019

Via: Network Computing

Opensource software has been around since the 1950s with most of the software written by universities and shared in the public domain. (Wikipedia, n.d.) Development and consumption of opensource software has fluctuated over the past 70 years or so. In […]


HPE edge offerings merge analytics, applications and IoT systems control

November 28, 2018

Via: ITWorld Networking

HPE is offering new Edgeline Converged Edge System hardware and software designed to let enterprises not only control machines in their facilities, but also manage and analyze the sea of data generated by devices and sensors at the edge network. […]

Monitoring, Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Verizon Buys Software Defined Perimeter Assets from Vidder

November 20, 2018

Via: The Fast Mode

Verizon acquired the PrecisionAccess solution and other Software Defined Perimeter (SDP) related assets from privately held Vidder, a company offering trusted and unified access control. Terms of the transaction were not announced. Vidder’s advanced technology is already integrated into Verizon’s […]


Vision 2018: Sony presents evolutionary suite of cameras, software

November 12, 2018


At the Vision expo in Stuttgart, Germany, Sony’s Imaging & Sensing Solutions division (ISS) showcased its latest ranges of cameras for medical and surveillance apps, embedded vision-friendly systems, polarizing cameras and augmented reality solution known as Mitene. Arnaud Destruels, Marketing […]

Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Cyber security relics: 4 older technologies still plaguing the infosec world

November 2, 2018

Via: CSO

If you bumped into me on the street, you would probably not guess that I am a cyber security professional. I am, one might say, well-seasoned. Given my history of chasing bad actors who were attacking my mainframe, some may […]

Monitoring&Analysis, Security, Software

ICANN’s internet DNS security upgrade apparently goes off without a glitch

October 12, 2018

Via: Networkworld Software

So far, so good. That’s the report from Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) as it rolled out the first-ever changing of the cryptographic key that helps protect the internet’s address book – the Domain Name System (DNS) […]

Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Reconciling information security and shrink-wrap agreements

September 21, 2018

Via: CSO

There is simply no avoiding it. Every business, regardless of size or type, has entered into “shrink-wrap” or “click-wrap” agreements (i.e., non-negotiable agreements provided with various types of software and cloud services). In most instances, even small organizations are bound […]


Do IT Pros Consider Security When Purchasing Software?

August 27, 2018

Via: CSO

Traditionally, security was about cost avoidance. It was thought of like insurance – something you have to have in case something bad happens, but not something that would boost the bottom line or attract customers. But in today’s environment, we […]