by Angela Guess According to a new press release, ?NICE today announced the release of the GDPR Compliance Center, its groundbreaking mission-specific solution for meeting the requirements of the European Union?s new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in the contact center. The NICE solution streamlines the implementation of mechanisms for the adequate processing of private [?]
Researchers have discovered several vulnerabilities in Dell EMC's data protection products that would allow an attacker to gain full control of the system. Fortunately, a fix is available now for download.
The unprecedented rise in volume and variety of business data in the recent years has necessitated better Data Management practices across all business sectors. Data Management trends in 2018 will continue to revolve around Data Governance, which ensures enhanced Data Quality leading to improved decision making. As streaming data continues to flow from diverse data [?]
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?The EU is developing new rules to allow non-personal data to move freely and easily across country borders. Member states? ambassadors (Permanent Representatives Committee) today agreed on a mandate for the presidency to launch negotiations with the European Parliament on the proposal, which aims to boost [?]
by Angela Guess A recent press release states, ?Catalogic Software today announced the release and general availability of DPX 4.5.1, the newest version of its data protection software that has been an industry leader in providing state-of-the-art data recovery while delivering unprecedented reliability and backup success rates for over twenty years. ?This release is the [?]
by Angela Guess A new press release reports, ?Druva, the global leader in cloud data protection and management, today announced the results of its Druva 2017 AWS Cloud Data Protection Survey, which reveals a disconnect between the perceptions of cloud data protection and its reality. The survey solicited insights from IT professionals across 20 industries, [?]
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?Egnyte, the leading cloud provider of smart content collaboration and governance, today announced their platform?s support for GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) compliance across all 28 EU countries. Egnyte is the first platform with the ability to comprehensively detect PII (Personally Identifiable Information), such as National [?]
by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, ?An independent survey of U.S. IT decision makers (ITDMs) conducted by StorageCraft ®, a leading data management and protection company, reveals that many organizations lack confidence in their current data recovery implementation. The survey also uncovered an alarming number of businesses unable to increase the frequency of [?]
by Angela Guess A new press release states, ?Barracuda Networks, Inc., a leading provider of cloud-enabled security and data protection solutions, today announced expanded public cloud functionality for the Barracuda Web Application Firewall and Barracuda NextGen Firewall. The updated cloud generation firewalls allow for utility-based consumption and automated security controls for DevSecOps workflows, giving customers [?]
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?Today, Druva announced Druva Apollo a new service delivered via the Druva Cloud Platform that enables data management for Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) and Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) cloud workloads on a single policy control plane. The capabilities offer the ability to protect, govern and provide insights to data that [?]
Click to learn more about author Cathy Nolan. What is a Privacy Impact Assessment? A Privacy Impact Assessment, or PIA, is an analysis of how personally identifiable information (PII) is collected, used, shared, and maintained. Why do it? If your organization needs to comply with the GDPR, a PIA will demonstrate that program managers and system [?]
by Angela Guess According to a new press release, ?NetApp, the data authority in a hybrid cloud world, today announced that it has further enhanced the company?s Data Fabric, already an integral part of over 300,000 systems and software deployments. The Data Fabric is strengthened with new software releases, including for NetApp® SolidFire® Element® OS, [?]
Data is the new oil. As enterprises increasingly recognize the value of digital assets, infrastructure considerations have evolved well beyond simply storing data into the growing field of data management.
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?Datos IO, the application-centric cloud data management company, today announced the availability of its new cloud data protection solution that extends the NetApp Data Fabric by providing next-generation backup and recovery for next-generation databases and cloud applications. Enterprises can now leverage the performance, reliability, and flexibility ?
In the past, organizations only needed about 36GB of drive capacity in a data center. Today, drives are equipped with more than 6TB of capacity to support apps that are growing 5x faster than IT can deliver, and organizations are collecting more data than they ever did in the past.
In a world constantly bombarded by ransomware, viruses, and other data breaches, people want to feel that they and their data are protected. As such, the EU?s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance law has caused quite the buzz since it was approved in April 2016. In short, GDPR ensures data protection for any EU citizen.
by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, ?Dataguise, a leader in sensitive data governance, today highlighted the company?s unique approach to addressing the European Union?s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance challenges, as well as its inclusion in a recent report by Gartner titled, Market Guide for Data-Centric Audit and Protection. Organizations now have ?
Crime pays. Or at least that was the thinking of hacker(s) "thedarkoverlord" when attempting to extort Netflix and other major film and television studios, namely ABC and Fox, for an undisclosed amount of money. Using stolen episodes of popular shows such as Orange is the New Black as trade chips, "thedarkoverlord" offered to return Netflix's captured content in exchange for a ransom.
To combat the threat of ransomware, strong security is a must. Not only can improved security help to prevent ransomware attacks in the first place, but it can also quickly alert users to the presence of an attack in progress.