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RSA developer kit provides ‘invisible’ authentication for mobile applications

October 12, 2011

Software developers can now build additional layers of security and access control into mobile applications for Android, Blackberry and Apple iOS devices through the integration of RSA’s SecurID and RSA Adaptive Authentication offerings.

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New Check Point security system supports 70 million concurrent connections

September 14, 2011

Check Point Software Technologies recently released the  Check Point 61000 security system, which the company says offers scalable performance for data centres, telecommunication and cloud service providers, with a multi-bladed hardware…

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NexgenRx, Primus Business Services sign cloud computing deal

September 7, 2011

Primus Telecommunications Canada Inc. today announced it has completed the migration of NexgenRx to its private cloud computing platforms, with Network Security, Co-location, and Managed System Administration Services.

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Mobile platforms report reveals ‘record growth’ for malware, rootkits

August 24, 2011

McAfee this week released the McAfee Threats Report: Second Quarter 2011, showing that the amount of malware targeted at Android devices jumped 76% since last quarter, to become the most attacked mobile operating system.

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Trend Micro reports rapid security incident growth in cloud, mobile sectors

August 3, 2011

Trend Micro Inc. this week released its 2Q 2011 Threat Roundup report on the most dangerous on line security threats and trends facing businesses today.

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Doubling of world’s data equals ‘huge opportunities’ for IT, new study finds

June 29, 2011

Results of an EMC Corp.- sponsored IDC Digital Universe study, entitled Extracting Value from Chaos, has found the world’s information is more than doubling every two years, which is faster growth than Moore’s Law – with a colossal 1.8…

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McAfee, Carnegie Mellon report finds disconnect between organizations and mobile users

May 25, 2011

McAfee this week released “Mobility and Security: Dazzling Opportunities, Profound Challenges,” a global report that focuses on the consumerization of IT and its impact on security. The report looks at mobility from two perspectives – that of…

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Cisco announces major revamp to its operating structure

May 6, 2011

Cisco Systems Inc. today announced “significant changes” to its business structure and operations. The company will streamline its sales, services and engineering organizations as it focuses on the five areas driving the growth of networks and…

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Nortel obtains Canadian and U.S. court approval for sale of patent portfolio

May 4, 2011

Nortel Networks Corp. announced that at a joint hearing today, it, its principal operating subsidiary Nortel Networks Limited (NNL) and certain of its other subsidiaries, including Nortel Networks Inc. (NNI) obtained orders from the United…

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Product registry launched in bid to help patient safety, reduce health system costs

May 4, 2011

Senior representatives of the Canadian healthcare sector have finalized plans for the launch of what they call the “most comprehensive registry of healthcare product data of its kind in Canada.”