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VMs vs. containers: Which is better for security?

By now, security professionals are familiar with virtualization given the significant adoption both in the data center, as well as in the cloud — the use of virtualization is almost ubiquitous at many organizations. Practitioners more commonly encounter application containerization technologies in their organizations, which include Docker, rkt and the associated orchestration technologies like Kubernetes …

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10 Top Data Center Security Solutions

Data center security services are a critical part of protecting an enterprise, so assembling the right mix of security tools and solutions is critical. Clearly, data center security is extraordinarily difficult: it encompasses a wide array of issues, challenges and threats. Infrastructure management typically requires a focus on factors as diverse as remote infrastructure management, …

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VMware eyes Avi Networks for data-center software

VMware punched up its data-center network virtualization capabilities by announcing it would buy Avi Networks load balancing, analytics and application-delivery technology for an undisclosed amount. Founded in 2012 by a group of Cisco engineers and executives, Avi offers a variety of software-defined products and services including a software-based application delivery controller (ADC) and intelligent web-application …

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Jelastic Named Cloud Service Provider Of The Year At Datacloud Awards 2019

Jelastic Multi-Cloud PaaS is recognized as the cloud industry leader at Datacloud Awards. PALO ALTO, Calif. (PRWEB)June 12, 2019 – Jelastic Multi-Cloud PaaS has been honored with the title “Cloud Service Provider of the Year” at the ceremony of Datacloud Global Awards 2019 in Monte Carlo, Monaco. Last week BroadGroup, the information media technology and …

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Data Center Provider TierPoint Seeks $500 Million Investor

Gillian Tan and Scott Soshnick (Bloomberg) — TierPoint LLC, a provider of data centers and other technology services to clients including the National Hockey League and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, is exploring strategic options including raising new equity, according to people with knowledge of the matter. The St. Louis-based company, led by telecommunications …

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How the Data Center Industry Is Supporting Digital Transformation in 2019

It’s really inspiring to see just how far we’ve come. There are more mobile users, new services and applications, and digital solutions vastly impacting the way we go about our everyday lives. Between cloud, edge and the data center, our world has become truly always-on and persistently connected. Over the past couple of years, we’ve …

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