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  • Development of a new container framework

    Trend Micro, provider of cloud security, supports "Miter" with research and resources in the development of a new framework for container security. Trend Micro threat intelligence was an integral part of the development of Att & ck for Containers. Miter benefited from the evidence-based results from several years of dedicated research with which Trend Micro supported the new framework. "Trend Micro was one of the companies that answered our call to the community when we began developing Att & ck for Containers through the Center for Threat-Informed Defense," said Jen Burns, senior cybersecurity engineer at Miter. "We're all working to help organizations protect themselves against attacks by using knowledge bases like Att & ck as a common language. We have the support of vendors like Trend Micro who have expertise and experience with actual attacks, helping us, the security community." to help you achieve this goal. "

  • Unified cloud security for mobile devices

    Jamf, a solution for Apple Enterprise Management, plans to acquire Wandera, a provider of unified cloud security for mobile devices. Apple-first provider Wandera is adding Zero Trust Network Access (ZTNA), mobile threat prevention and data policy functions to existing Jamf functions. This means that employees who work on the move can easily and securely access the required network resources. At the same time, company guidelines are adhered to and mobile costs are reduced. The acquisition enables Jamf to better support IT and security teams in protecting the devices, data and applications used by a mobile workforce.

  • Network security from the cloud

    Aryaka, specialist in fully managed cloud-based WAN and SASE solutions, announces the takeover of Secucloud GmbH. The acquired company from Hamburg is an established provider of a SASE platform - SASE stands for "Secure Access Service Edge" - and offers network security from the cloud. The takeover took place at the end of April 2021. Since then, Secucloud has been a wholly-owned subsidiary of Aryaka. Secucloud's innovative platform is designed as a comprehensive global offering with a cloud-based firewall-as-a-service and a secure web gateway with the latest threat protection functions. The platform is designed to securely link all networks and connected end devices ("edges") including WAN, cloud, mobile communications and the Internet of Things (IoT).

  • Microsoft's GDPR-compliant offer

    Microsoft is introducing an EU data limit for its central cloud solutions. Microsoft President Brad Smith announced this on May 6, 2021. Corporate customers as well as customers from the public sector thus have the option of their data being stored and processed exclusively in the EU. With the new solution, you can rule out the need to transfer personal data out of the EU. This also applies to personal data in diagnostic data (telemetry). Microsoft has already started the relevant technical preparations and the adjustments should be completed by the end of next year. The new function will be available for Microsoft's main cloud computing services Azure, Microsoft 365 and Dynamics 365.

  • Extreme meets three ISO certifications

    Extreme Networks announces that the company, as a provider of cloud-based network solutions, has been certified three times according to the criteria of the International Standards Organization (ISO) for compliance with best practices and guidelines for information security management systems. "ExtremeCloud IQ" is now a fully certified platform for cloud network management. It offers customers a high level of information security and data protection, reduces risks and enables trust in the cloud. Extreme has also expanded its network of regional data centers. In this way, more ExtremeCloud IQ customers around the world can save their data regionally and ensure compliance with data protection and data sovereignty laws.

  • Multi-cloud data warehouse platform

    Forrester Research named Teradata a Leader in The Forrester Wave: Cloud Data Warehouse, Q1 2021 report. Noel Yuhana, Vice President and Principal Analyst at Forrester Research, rated the top providers in the cloud data warehouse market based on 26 criteria. The positioning of Teradata in the report was based on the performance of the "Teradata Vantage" platform - a multi-cloud data warehouse platform that offers a simplified ecosystem by combining data analytics, data lakes and data warehousing.

  • All about SAP and Amazon Web Services

    ERP and managed cloud provider Syntax expands its global presence by taking over Linke, a provider of "SAP on Amazon Web Services" (AWS) solutions in the Iberian, French and Scandinavian markets. Syntax offers ERP based on cloud computing solutions and services for customers from a wide variety of industries. With the acquisition, Syntax combines ihte's extensive competencies with those of Linke in order to better support even more companies in the EMEA region on their way to the cloud. Syntax is owned by Novacap, a Montreal-based private equity firm.

  • Provision of cloud services

    CGI Germany announces the official partnership with Google Cloud. As part of the cooperation, CGI will now, as a certified Google Global Service Partner, provide its customers with digital services for the development of new business models. One focus of the cooperation is in the banking sector and similar security-sensitive industries. The IT service provider CGI is intensifying its cooperation with Google Cloud in Germany. As part of the partnership, the "Google Cloud Platform" and the "Google Workspace" will be used even more intensively in the future for the development and provision of cloud services. In combination with the consulting services of CGI, new solutions are created to support companies that want to implement new services and innovative business models on their way to digital transformation.

  • Successful ISAE 3402 audit for Claranet

    The managed service provider Claranet has had its service-related internal control system (ICS) successfully audited by an independent German auditing company. The test was carried out according to the standards ISAE 3402 (International Standards on Assurance Engagements) and IDW PS 951 (test standard of the Institute of Auditors). The subject of the audit was the design of the processes and internal control systems as well as their use and effectiveness in practice (Type II report). The audit carried out in spring 2021 included all Claranet services in the areas of cloud hosting and network solutions provided between 01/01/2020 and 12/31/2020. Over 500 evidence provided by Claranet was checked by the auditors using the Trust Services Criteria (TSC) of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). The catalog of criteria includes principles relating to security, availability, processing integrity, confidentiality and data protection.

  • Equinix cloud connectivity to Azure

    Equinix announced that it is expanding private network access to Microsoft Azure via Azure ExpressRoute to Platform Equinix to serve customers in six new global markets including Berlin, Bogotá, Canberra, Dubai, Rio de Janeiro and Seoul. This gives companies direct on-demand network access to a wide variety of Azure services, including Azure VMware Solution. This enables companies to set up hybrid cloud structures even faster by enabling them to outsource local VMware environments partially or completely to Azure. With this expansion, private cloud access to Azure ExpressRoute is currently available in 32 Equinix markets. With this step, Equinix is ​​further expanding its position as one of the world's leading providers of Microsoft Azure ExpressRoute access.