News/Analysis

TriggerMesh Goes Open Source


TriggerMesh's Application Platform, which integrates apps across hybrid cloud environments, is now available as an open-source project under Apache Software License 2.0...

By: Mary Jander
October 12, 2021
Futuriom Blog

Takeaways from VMworld's Multicloud Onslaught


VMware pumped up its multicloud strategy at VMworld. Will it pay off? ...

By: R. Scott Raynovich
October 07, 2021
Futuriom Blog

Inside VMWorld’s 2021 Security Announcements


VMware's been busy integrating its many cybersecurity acquisitions as part of its intrinsic security strategy. ...

By: Andrew Braunberg
October 06, 2021
News/Analysis

Speculation Swirls Around Facebook Outage


Facebook's outage this week called the efficiency of the company's internal network into question, while launching speculation about the nature of the crash...

By: Mary Jander
October 05, 2021
News/Analysis

Akamai to Pay $600M for Ransomware Mitigator Guardicore


CDN leader Akamai will pay $600 million in cash for Guardicore, an Israeli startup that uses micro-segmentation and visualization to find and halt ransomware attacks...

By: Mary Jander
September 30, 2021
News/Analysis

Why the Chip Shortage Could Last Through 2022


Semiconductor makers say supply can't meet demand for all kinds of chips, and the crisis will likely last through 2022...

By: Mary Jander
September 29, 2021
News/Analysis

Telefonica Picks IBM and Oracle for Network Upgrades


Spain's Telefonica SA is building on existing relationships with IBM and Oracle to automate its 5G core and cloudify its business systems in a long-awaited infrastructure upgrade...

By: Mary Jander
September 27, 2021
News/Analysis

Fortanix and Snowflake Team Up on Tokenization


Fortanix has integrated its Data Security Manager SaaS with Snowflake's environment to protect sensitive data ...

By: Mary Jander
September 24, 2021
News/Analysis

Fivetran Double Header: $565 Funding and an Acquisition


Fivetran has scored $565 million in Series D funding on a $5.6 billion valuation and has agreed to purchase HVR Data in a $700 million cash and stock deal...

By: Mary Jander
September 20, 2021
News/Analysis

Versa Adds Native 5G to SASE


Versa Networks has integrated native 5G into its SD-WAN-based SASE appliances, reflecting its ongoing strategy and supporting one of the hottest trends in networking...

By: Mary Jander
September 17, 2021