Gartner: Best practices for Amazon AWS securit

Network World

Amazon’s cloud service still needs security improvements says Gartner analyst. By Ellen Messmer The Amazon AWS cloud service is fine for enterprise workloads and applying security controls such as encryption and firewalls is possible, though more security vendors need to step up to support Amazon’s EC2 service, according to the Gartner analysis presented today. In his […]

Disruptive Innovations in Cloud Computing


The Internet of Things: We live in interesting times The global village, mobile devices, online marketplaces, social networks, and on-demand entertainment all have a part to play. People all over the world are increasing the time they spend in the virtual world. They’re buying, selling, sharing, studying, developing apps, hanging out in social networks, and […]

Key Management a Fast Growing Space


By Richard Stiennon When I predicted a surge in growth in the IT security industry last year (24% CAGR for ten years leading to a $640 billion industry by 2023) I pointed out that encryption would lead the way and that that was not possible without good key management. Perhaps because of that I have monitored key management […]

Porticor, HP Form Cloud Encryption Partnership; Gilad Parann-Nissany Comments

Executive Biz

by Andy Reed Cloud computing security company Porticor will integrate its encryption technology with the HP Atalla platform as the companies aim to help users securely pass data across public, private or hybrid clouds. Porticor’s data protection technology is built to protect the expanding fan of cloud environments and to combine data encryption with patented encryption and homomorphic management […]

Uniquely Leveraging Homomorphic Split Key Encryption

Security Daily

Porticor, a leading cloud data security company delivering the only cloud-based data encryption and key management solution that infuses trust into the cloud and keeps cloud data confidential, has announced the integration of its cloud data encryption technology with HP Atalla Cloud Encryption, being introduced at HP Discover Las Vegas 2014.  The new solution provides […]

HP launches split-key cloud encryption and protection for data on the move

V3 cloud security

by Madeline Bennett LAS VEGAS: HP has added new data protection products to its security arsenal under the Atalla brand, which aim to protect sensitive data whether stored in the cloud, in-house or on mobile devices, and is structured or unstructured. At its Discover user event in Las Vegas, HP took the wraps off three new […]

HP cloud encryption gives IT pros data security control

Tech Target

By Ed Scannell, Senior Executive Editor LAS VEGAS – Hoping to better secure corporate data from increasingly sophisticated hackers, HP’s new capabilities allow IT pros to encrypt data at the point of its creation, whether it resides in the cloud or on-premises. HP Atalla Cloud Encryption protects a range of unstructured data, such as payment information, […]