pervasive encryption

Realizing the dream: Encrypting all mainframe data

Big data & analytics, Blockchain, Data security...

The ability to encrypt all of the data for an entire application or database has been an unfulfilled dream of IT for quite some time. After all, nobody wants to be the next big name splashed across news headlines when a data breach takes place, or stiff regulatory penalties are assessed. These possibilities drive many ...read more


3 critical security issues for the modern enterprise

Blockchain, Data security, Encryption...

Security continues to be a top concern keeping IT leaders up at night. With good reason – the impact of security breaches can include remediation costs, reputation damage and reduced customer confidence. What can leaders do to protect their data without sacrificing business agility? In August 2017, IBM commissioned Forrester to conduct a survey of ...read more


Accelerate business insights on IBM Z

Data security, Encryption, Mainframes...

Competitive advantage today is based on immediate insight, trusted relationships and the ability to move with speed to engage with clients across multiple channels. To meet these goals, IBM recently introduced the IBM® z14™, the next generation of the world’s most powerful transaction system. It is capable of running more than 12 billion encrypted transactions ...read more


The apple of my eye: Pervasive encryption with IBM Z

Encryption, IBM Systems Lab Services, Mainframes...

One of my absolute favorite things to do this time of year where I live in Ohio (besides raking leaves—just kidding) is to head out east about 20 miles to go apple picking. Apple pie, apple crisp, baked apples, spiced apples, apple butter, applesauce… there are endless possibilities. Everybody has their favorite apple but mine happens ...read more


Mainframe reinvention: empowering digital trust

Data security, Digital transformation, Encryption...

According to the findings from a recent Gartner market survey, growth is the #1 business priority for 58 percent of CEOs. This is up from 42 percent in 2016. Gartner “conducted a survey of 388 CEOs and senior business leaders in user organizations worldwide in the fourth quarter of 2016 to examine their business issues ...read more


Forget everything you know about trust

Data security, DevOps, Digital transformation...

Have you ever stopped to think about what trust really means? At its core, trust is defined as a firm belief in the reliability, truth, ability or strength of someone or something. Your something is your business, and your business is now operating in an age where everything is digital. What does trust look like ...read more


Creating the infrastructure needed for the connected economy

Cloud computing, Data security, Encryption...

  The emerging model of the “Connected Economy” promises to usher in a new era of business. The increasing links between people, organizations and machines are opening new ways to reach customers, collaborate with partners and gain insights for offering more personalized services. The Connected Economy, though, depends on an IT infrastructure with seamless integration ...read more