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1on1 With BizTechReports: Threat Assessment and Protection Strategies for the Financial Services Industry with Isabelle Dumont of Palo Alto Networks

The financial services sector has always been an attractive target to hackers and malware developers of all stripes.  Regardless of motivation — whether for financial gain, political disruption, or plain-old mischievousness — penetrating and compromising…

M2M Connectivity To Be Embedded in More Than Two Billion Devices by 2018 with 60 Percent of Them Cellular

Machine-to-machine (M2M) connectivity is projected to be embedded in more than two billion devices across nine key industries by 2018, with cellular accounting for the majority of the value and the connectivity revenues, according to…

North American Hosted IP Telephony and UCC Services Market To Reach $5.95 Billion by 2019

The North American Hosted Internet Protocol (IP) Telephony and Unified Communications and Collaboration (UCC) Services Market earned $1.09 billion in revenue in 2012 and is projected to reach $5.95 billion by 2019, according to a…

The Majority of Developers Confident About Security of Cloud Software Development Process

The majority of developers are confident about the security of their company’s current cloud software development process, according to a recent Evans Data Corporation report. Additional findings from the Cloud Development Survey report of over…

IDC: South African Security Appliances Market To Reach Over $81 Million by 2017

The South African security appliances market experienced double-digit year-over-year growth in 2012, increasing 15.1 percent to reach $50.04 million and is projected to continue to grow at an average of 10.2 percent annually to reach…

Federated Single Sign-On Will Be the Predominant SSO Technology Through 2016, Gartner Says

A well-executed single sign-on (SSO) strategy reduces password-related support incidents and provides users with improved convenience and more-efficient authentication processes, according to Gartner, Inc. A sound SSO strategy will give users fewer reasons to write…

Navigant: Smart Grid ICS To Reach $608 Million by 2020 but Face Funding Challenges

The market for smart grid industrial control systems (ICS) cyber security is projected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.4 percent to reach $608 million in 2020, however, funding for these…