The online exposure of 15,500 usernames and passwords for New Zealand based file storage website Mega.nz has demonstrated a key issue around using passwords, according to Centrify. After the authenticity of the leaked logins was confirmed, Mega said the credentials breach was likely caused by repeated usage READ MORE
Big Switch Networks has launched its Cloud-First Networking portfolio, featuring a range of new products and capabilities designed to accelerate hybrid cloud networking. The CFN portfolio addresses hybrid cloud networking design challenges, by bringing public cloud networking on-premises, as opposed to hardware-centric vendors’ approaches which READ MORE
5G promises to change the playing field when it comes to mobile apps and communications. In particular, the greater scalability offered by 5G makes it perfect for Internet of Things (IoT) applications. Indeed, 5G marks the first time mobile networks have focused not just on READ MORE
Centrify has inked a definitive agreement with Chicago-based private investment firm Thoma Bravo, under which the latter will acquire a major stake in the Santa Clara based cyber security specialist from its current venture capital investors led by Mayfield, Accel, Jackson Square Ventures and Index Ventures. READ MORE
Boston-based submarine fiber optic cable specialist Seaborn Networks has announced the addition of former Microsoft director Mehmet Akcin to its Board of Advisors. The firm billed Akcin as one of Silicon Valley’s most innovative engineering executives, with 15 years of experience and 6 patents granted READ MORE
San Jose based video services provider Ooyala has landed a deal with global entertainment, sports and news firm Turner Asia Pacific to deliver its Flex Media platform to help Turner automate tasks, simplify workflows and speed up the time to market. Ooyala’s platform provides central READ MORE
US cloud access security broker Bitglass is continuing its drive into the Asia-Pacific region with the selection of international business tech distributor Westcon-Comstor as the company’s first value-added partner in New Zealand.