McAfee Report on Data Breaches
McAfee’s research report on data theft was released in late April, and highlights the dangers still experienced by the IT community despite the security measures that have been put in place. The report highlights that 61% professionals have been a victim of data theft at their current workplace, alongside suggestions for further improving security and minimising data leaks.
McAfee's MVISION Cloud Certified by Amazon Web Services
In late April, McAfee announced that its flagship cloud platform - MVISION Cloud - has reached the Security Competency Status from Amazon Web Services, alongside becoming the first company to receive the status for its Cloud Access Security Broker.
â€œWe are proud to achieve AWS Security Competency status for our frictionless, cloud-native solution for organizations to consistently protect their data and defend against threats in the cloud.â€ - Rajiv Gupta, Senior VP of Cloud Security Business Unit at McAfee
Pexip’s Cloud Video Interop for Microsoft Team
Pexip’s Cloud Video Interop for Microsoft Team will now be available to users globally, which will enable Microsoft Teams to be joined by third-party conferencing systems. The CEO of Pexip has commented that this is a result of huge market demand for wider access for Microsoft Teams.
Allot Partners with Mobileum
Allot partnered together with Mobileum, a service provider of roaming and data analytics in the USA, to enhance service provision of roaming for a Tier 1 telecom provider in the USA. Allot’s SmartVisibility will be integrated with Mobileum’s Roaming CEM Solution.
“We are very pleased to contribute to the Mobileum roaming solution adopted by a Tier 1 US Mobile Network Operator to drive its business objectives.” – Ran Fridman, VP at Allot
Stratus' New Executive Appointments
On March 5th, Stratus announced that it would be making changes to its executive staff. Namely, for the roles of Chief Technology Officer and Chief Financial Officer. John Vicente has been appointed for the first position, whilst Walter Loh has been appointed for the latter. Vicente was chosen because of his extensive experience in the field of engineering, such as at Intel, which is integral to successful development of Edge Computing. On the other hand, Loh has had extensive experience requisite for his role as CFO – previously working in firms such as Mavenir, Xura and Goldman Sachs.