Tags: Security

Tony Tam talks API’s with a Swagger

Tony Tam, Vice President of Products, Swagger met up with Enterprise Times recently to talk about APIs and Swagger. Tam describes Swagger as an Integrated Developer Language (IDL) for APIs. There is a lot talked about how the future of IT and particularly software development is all about APIs. One thing that many vendors are…

Fortinet covers cloud security

Security vendor Fortinet has extended its Security Fabric to cover the cloud with FortiOS 5.6. The goal is to close the security gap between on-premises security management and cloud. This gap is caused by on-premises solutions being unable to effectively see what is happening inside different types of cloud environments. What is happening is that…

How secure are UK businesses?

When you are looking to launch your products onto the market in a new country it is always wise to carry out some market research. When security vendor Cyren launched into the UK earlier this year they did their own market research (registration required). Cyren were formerly known as CommTouch and the new branding and research is helping to…

OVH joins Ubuntu CPC programme

French hosting and cloud provider has announced it has joined Canonical’s Ubuntu Certified Public Cloud (CPC) programme. UCPC allows hosting and cloud providers to deliver certified, secure and up to date Ubuntu images to their customers. According to Germain Masse, Technical Director at OVH: “As a business that has grown from small into a global…

Bluemix adds App ID service

IBM Bluemix has a new service that allows developers to add third-party security authentication into their apps. The service is called Bluemix App ID and allows users to login with social media credentials from Google and Facebook. There are no details on when Twitter or other social media authentication will be added. There are several…

Epicor locks up LSC with ERP

Epicor has announced that Locksmiths’ Supply Company (LSC) has implemented the cloud based Epicor ERP solution. The decision to implement a modern ERP is part of a wider digitalisation program. Part of the impetus for doing this has come as the security industry is becoming increasingly high tech. LSC staff and clients are seeing increasing…

myprosperity to offer electronic signatures from eSignLive

VASCO Data Security Internatonal Inc has announced that eSignLive, its electronic signature solution, has partnered with myprosperity. myprosperity delivers an online solution to accountants and advisors in the Australian market. The integration allows myprosperity users to offer clients the ability to review and sign financial documents online. It removes the cost and time delays that postal…

CA signs deal to acquire Veracode

CA Technologies has signed a deal to acquire Veracode. Veracode is a Software as a Service (SaaS) security solution for application security testing (AST). This is not just about developers. Veracode delivers security solutions for developers, operations teams and auditors. It fills a gap in most companies DevOps strategy by ensuring that security is part…

Blockchain to help Maersk track supply chain

IBM and Maersk have announced they are to collaborate on a blockchain solution to track cross-border supply chains. The project is aimed at reducing the paperwork and increasing the security of shipping containers as they move around the world. There are tens of millions of shipping containers being moved around the world at any point…