McAfee Named Leader in Data Security Platforms Report
The independent market research firm Forrester named McAfee as a leader in the data security platform category in its Q2 2021 report. McAfee’s data protection technology, which is part of its MVISION Unified Cloud Edge portfolio, received the highest ranking from Forrester based on product offerin
Malwarebytes Launches VPN for Mobile Devices
Cyber protection provider Malwarebytes announced the launch of its virtual private network, Malwarebytes Privacy for mobile devices. The next-generation VPN is up to four times faster than traditional ones and will provide a safer internet environment to its users. The unveiling of the new VPN co
ProfitSword Appoints Jason Wallace as Vice President of Engineering
Jason Wallace, who has nearly two decades of expertise in IT and software development, has been appointed Vice President of Engineering at ProfitSword. The company specializes in the development of business intelligence and data integration software. “As part of our efforts to stay ahead of the
Panoply Moves to Google Cloud BigQuery, Adds More Storage
Panoply, a cloud data warehouse and management service, announced the migration of its services to Google Cloud BigQuery on Tuesday, June 15. The move should allow users to get more storage space and achieve better performance. Moving to Google Cloud will enable Panoply users to link their data t
Kaspersky: Course on Safeguarding Children Online Available on Skill Cup
The company behind one of the world’s best antivirus solutions has teamed up with the microlearning mobile platform Skill Cup to develop and launch a mobile-based training course aimed at helping parents teach their kids about cybersecurity. Based on the Skill Cup mobile app and available for A
Proofpoint Joins Forces with Microsoft Teams for Data Loss Prevention
Microsoft Teams users can count on a new software solution to help them with data loss prevention (DLP) as Proofpoint, a cybersecurity company, announced its strategic partnership with Microsoft Teams on June 3. Its product, Proofpoint Cloud App Security Broker (CASB), which helps users secure appli
Norton’s New Feature Brings Ether Mining to Customers
Norton, one of the industry-leading antivirus and security software solutions, will be the first such company to offer cryptocurrency mining via its antivirus software, keeping up with the ever-expanding cryptocurrency craze. Norton announced the launching of the new feature, Norton Crypto, on Ju
Cisco Integrates ThousandEyes With SD-WAN Products
Cisco, a high-tech company specializing in networking, security, and cloud solutions, has announced the expansion of integrations of ThousandEyes solutions with many of its SD-WAN products, starting with the switches. “User experience is key to success in a digital world. We are focused on empo
Nintex to Integrate Newly Acquired AssureSign With its Platform
Nintex, an online provider of workflow automation solutions for businesses, announced the acquisition of AssureSign, an electronic signature software, on June 2. According to a news release on Nintex’s website, the company made this step to meet its users' need for a native e-signature feature.
Exela’s DrySign Launched in India
Exela Technologies launched its proprietary digital signature platform, DrySign, in one of the world’s biggest markets. Following a successful launch of the platform in Canada and the US in 2020, Exela is now entering India’s digital sphere. DrySign enables users to sign documents online while f
Mitek Purchases ID R&D to Be the Leader in Biometric Protection
The leading digital identity verification company, Mitek, acquired ID R&D, a provider of AI-assisted voice and face biometrics and liveness detection. The latter’s shareholders will receive up to $49 million in cash and Mitek stock. ID R&D introduced innovative facial and voice biometri
JFrog Unveils First Private Distribution Network
Liquid software company JFrog announced the industry’s first Private Distribution Network during their annual swampUP conference in late May.  The new feature is part of JFrog Distribution, an integral part of the JFrog DevOps platform. The Private Distribution Network enables enterprises to s