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Security still viewed as a barrier to progress – Dell

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A recent survey from Dell demonstrates security is still seen as a hindrance to innovation as companies aim to develop a more digitally orientated proposition for the market.

Infoblox bolsters off-premise security capabilities

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Infoblox has released its DNS Firewall as a service, extending its services to roaming devices off-premise, which will be available towards the end of 2016.

IBM Security targets incident response marketplace with Resilient acquisition

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IBM Security has completed the acquisition of Resilient, as part of the company’s expansion in the incident response marketplace.

Employees are biggest security inhibitor – survey


A survey from Citrix and Censuswide has revealed employee negligence and indifference to IT policy is one of the most significant inhibitors to cloud security.

IT security still a barrier to public cloud and employee mobility – Dell survey

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Dell has released the findings from its Data Security Survey which revealed IT decision makers are still not confident enough to encourage mobility or use of public cloud platforms.

CSA survey finds trust in the cloud increasing

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Suspicion of the cloud has lifted so much that trust in cloud services is on par with on-premises applications, according to a survey by the Cloud Security Alliance.

Kii and KDDI say their joint platform will make IoT safe on cloud

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Japanese telco KDDI is working with Internet of Things (IoT) cloud platform provider Kii to create a risk averse system in which enterprises can develop mobile apps.

Gemalto’s cloud-based encryption now available in Microsoft Azure marketplace

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Security vendor Gemalto is to sell its SafeNet ProtectV encryption system on the Azure Marketplace. This means Microsoft’s Azure users will find it easier to encrypt and protect data and applications in the cloud and meet compliance regulations, it claims.

Okta raises $75m in funding as cloud identity management leader is valued as $1.2 bn

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Cloud security vendor Okta has raised $75 million from existing shareholders, taking its market valuation at $1.2 billion.

Microsoft unveils cloud security plans for Adallom amid rising cloud unrest

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Microsoft has announced its plans for Israeli founded cloud security firm Adallom, the cloud security firm it bought for a reported $250 million.