Databricks enters next phase with major Lakehouse Platform update
Databricks announced that it's expanding its Lakehouse Platform at its Data + AI Summit.
Databricks is positioning the lakehouse more and more aggressively. Whereas the company still described itself as a unified analytics provider three to four years ago, it now revolves around the lakehouse p... Read more
Dell Technologies wants to relieve IT-departments with APEX, but will it succeed?
Dell Technologies is undergoing an enormous transformation. Where it previously mainly sold hardware to fill up your data centre or office, it now wants to relieve organizations by taking a large part of the IT management out of their hands. Dell Technologies offers the APEX portfolio for this purp... Read more
ServiceNow’s McDermott tells a story but the chances are it’s true
Digital transformation is huge, getting bigger and is the key to the future of business. Nothing exactly new in that suggestion, and neither is there much new about the suggestion that such success hangs on a strong focus on platforms - which in practice will mean the emergence of one, dominant pla... Read more
Armis Security provides insight into IT, OT and IoT vulnerabilities
New security vendor in our region promises insight into the vulnerability of all conceivable assets within the organization and does this in a user-friendly and simple way.
If you really want to tackle security properly, you must first know what you have in terms of assets, and what these assets... Read more
Oracle gives OCI major security boost
New security enhancements should make Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) even more resistant to attack. It aims to do this without making it more complicated for end users than it already is.
If you have ever attended a keynote or other presentation from Oracle about OCI, you must have noticed th... Read more
“Nutanix will make the cloud invisible”
Nutanix has made data centre infrastructures invisible in recent years with its platform. It can manage all infrastructure from one Nutanix portal. The next step is to make the cloud invisible in the coming years. At least, that's what the CEO of Nutanix, Rajiv Ramaswami, told us in an exclusive in... Read more
‘To stop ransomware, you will need a radically different security approach’
Many IT vendors and companies see ransomware as one of the most dangerous threats. After all, ransomware has been prevalent for years and will probably remain popular for a long time simply because there is a lot of money. However, there should be fewer victims if it is up to Datto-CISO Ryan Weeks.... Read more
How do you interpret the results of MITRE ATT&CK evaluations?
Not all detections are created equal. Keep that in mind when choosing cybersecurity tools.
The cybersecurity market is very fragmented. Organizations looking to improve their security posture have a tremendously wide range of solutions to choose from. This ensures that there are many offerings f... Read more
Research: new tools and security measures often counterproductive
Research by Zivver reveals that although companies have accelerated their innovation efforts in the past two years, many challenges remain. Employees that participated in the study complain about security measures that are counterproductive and slow down work. Many applications have been added in t... Read more
Twitter accepts offer from Elon Musk, but now what?
The Twitter board has changed its mind. They have accepted the offer of 44 billion dollars. Earlier, it seemed that they would fight the acquisition tooth and nail, but the offer is too good to ignore. Elon Musk will soon have full ownership of Twitter. The big question is, what happens now?
Sho... Read more