Security

IBM serves up 3 IT lessons from Wimbledon

Wimbledon is not resting easy on its history of success. The organization behind The Championships, Wimbledon embraces new technology and best practices in pursuit of its goal of continuing to produce one of the greatest competitions in sports. For decades, IBM has been the proud technology collaborator. Many of the same IT principles and tools […]

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Vendor fraud gets red light from startup using blockchain on IBM Cloud

Fortune tells the story of how a scam involving email phishing and fake suppliers victimized the most sophisticated, tech-savvy corporations. A fraudster forged email addresses, invoices and corporate stamps to impersonate a large, Asian-based manufacturer with whom the tech firms regularly did business to trick two companies into paying for computer supplies. Over a two-year […]

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Benchmark your readiness for a GDPR-compliant world

With the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) data regulation going into effect, we recently wrapped the latest GDPR Summit in London. Almost 500 attendees across most industries attended three parallel tracks of GDPR focused activity: GDPR program, HR and sales, and marketing. I was honored to give the keynote with my IBM colleague Jonathan […]

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FacePhi biometric solution for mobile banking runs on IBM Cloud

Smartphones put the whole world in the palm of users’ hands. They can manage their personal lives, interact with friends and social networks, and bank and shop online. But how can we know that our interactions and transactions are secure? Social networks, e-commerce companies and banks require user names and passwords, but according to Tech […]

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4 things to look for in a private cloud solution

If your team doesn’t know what to look for in a private cloud solution, you might end up picking a terrible choice for your organization. That one bad decision could put your business at a huge disadvantage for key IT activities such as developing applications, protecting data and building great customer experiences. Private cloud offers […]

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Extending security and performance from the cloud to the network edge with IBM and Cloudflare

The rate and sophistication of cyber security threats are growing daily, but security should not be a barrier to entry for enterprises on their cloud journey. More importantly, enterprises shouldn’t have to sacrifice application performance to enhance security. IBM and Cloudflare are working together to launch IBM Cloud Internet Services, a set of edge network […]

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Accelerating continuous security for apps on IBM Cloud

The rapid rise of cloud native applications is challenging convention up and down the stack. More importantly, it is forcing enterprises to take a hard look at how security is integrated into application development and delivery at every level. For example, 37 percent of IT decision makers cite surveyed security as a roadblock they face […]

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Less than 100 days out: How to accelerate GDPR readiness with the cloud

With the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) coming into effect in less than 100 days, chances are you know your business needs to rapidly transform how it manages the personal information and data of EU subjects. According to research conducted by Vanson Bourne and IBM, 47 percent of organizational leaders surveyed in the […]

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IAmI prevents cyberattacks in real time with IBM Cloud

With ever-advancing cyberattacks, hackers are gaining unauthorized access to networks and secure data at alarmingly high and unprecedented rates. Many organizations don’t even know their network security has been compromised until it’s much too late. Once stolen, their private data is impossible to protect. Hackers typically begin by acquiring a set of login credentials — […]

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3 questions to ask your cloud provider about security for your SAP environment

As enterprises grow increasingly interconnected and sensitive information is shared around the world, protecting critical data has become more complex and challenging than ever before. Five years ago, most IT attacks targeted the operating system. Today, new types of threats from new types of hackers have emerged, using malware that targets your most precious data […]

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Why protecting your most valuable data is a priority for IBM Cloud

At IBM, cloud native is the destination, and hybrid cloud is the path to get there. Earlier this year, Forbes rounded up many forecasts and estimated that worldwide spending on cloud computing will grow at six times the rate of IT spending from 2015 through 2020. In the EU alone, the European Commission estimated the […]

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IBM gives clients control of their data in Europe with cloud, underscoring data responsibility

The transition to the cloud presents enormous opportunities for enterprises operating in Europe. With the rapid growth of higher value services such as AI, analytics, blockchain and Internet of Things (IoT), companies are positioned to unlock transformative insights from their data like never before. In fact, the European Commission estimates that the value of the […]

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