Avast Launches Premium Version of Its Secure Browser
Avast, the company behind one of the most widely used antivirus programs in the world, has just launched a premium version of its secure browser called Avast Secure Browser PRO. The browser is based on the Chromium open-source code and comes with a VPN and ad blocker installed. Besides its flagsh
Datadog Announces Expansion Into Network Device Monitoring
Datadog is a company that has so far specialized in cloud and app monitoring. According to its latest announcement, Datadog is pushing out network device monitoring software that will allow “network engineers to monitor servers, routers, switches, and firewalls in data centers, as well as access p
TechnoMile Announces Integration with DocuSign
TechnoMile, a popular cloud platform for contract management, announced its integration with the DocuSign e-signature service. This integration gives TechnoMile users the ability to review, manage, sign, and send electronic documents. The newly-announced integration is a welcome sight for TechnoM
Snapchat to Unveil Family Safety Tools to Protect Minors
Snapchat is preparing to introduce parental control features that will enable parents to better monitor their children’s activities on the platform. During a recent interview on WSJ Tech Live, Snapchat’s CEO, Evan Spiegel, announced that the family center will also grant parents access to the
Opmantek and Microsoft Ink Network Management Agreement
Microsoft’s internal networks will now be protected by Opmantek Software - one of the leading providers of automated network management software. Opmantek will provide software and support to manage parts of Microsoft’s internal networks. The deal also gives Microsoft the ability to monitor its
Backblaze Confirms SSDs Fail as Often as HDDs
Despite being somewhat ancient, hard drives are still your best choice if you want to store your backups for cheap. This conclusion came from a recent study performed by cloud backup provider Backblaze. The company uses both solid-state and hard drives for its backup platform, which allowed it to
BT Releases Cisco Multinational Platform for Network Monitoring
Telecommunications and network provider BT Global Services launched a multinational network monitoring service called Cisco ThousandEyes Internet and Cloud Intelligence on Tuesday, 21 September. BT has crowned its 30-year partnership with Cisco by creating a new platform that’s bound to help it
CDN Provider Qwilt Gets Funding Boost from Cisco
CDN Provider Qwilt announced a successful new round of funding led by venture capital firm Cisco Investments. The exact figures haven’t been made public. The money will reportedly be used to accelerate Qwilt’s service provider edge cloud program. The company has actively collaborated with Cis
Amazon Releases New Natural Language BI Tool
Amazon Web Services launched a new business intelligence tool within its existing cloud-based QuickSight platform. The newly released QuickSight Q is designed to simplify data searches using natural language. The feature enables QuickSight Enterprise users to type questions regarding their busine
DoorLoop Raises $10 Million in Seed Funding
Miami-based rental property management software company DoorLoop announced it has raised $10 million in seed funding. The funds were secured by the company’s founders and private investors and will be used for further investment in its technology platform, marketing campaigns, and hiring. Some
DOJ Awards NTT Data With Contract to Modernize Background Checks
Leading IT services and digital business provider NTT Data announced it was awarded a contract by the US Department of Justice to build a case management system that supports the federal reporting function of the National Instant Criminal Background Check System. This should help update Criminal His
RentTango and airSlate’s Partnership to Reshape Real Estate Industry
RentTango’s users can now use airSlate’s electronic signature solution to sign contracts much more efficiently. The signature software, signNow, will make signing lease agreements possible anywhere and on any device. This new partnership between a workflow automation leader and a major real-e