Security

Keep customer data secured, private and encrypted with the latest IBM Z enhancements

Data security, Mainframes, Servers

In my discussions with CIOs and CISOs in organizations around the globe, I’ve noticed a common concern. How can these organizations keep business and customer data private and protected as they transform for hybrid multicloud? As the volume and complexity of data sharing grows this concern is increasingly validated. According to the 2018 Third-Party Data ...read more


Gain protection and privacy insights at Think 2020

Data security, Linux on z, Mainframes

Disclaimer: In light of global precautions for the COVID-19 Coronavirus, and building upon recommendations from the World Health Organization, IBM is taking a new approach to signature events, including IBM Think 2020. This premier client and developer conference will now be a global, digital-first event, combining live streamed content, interactive sessions and certifications, and locally ...read more


Where to find help on your pervasive encryption journey

Encryption, IBM Systems Lab Services, Mainframes

The threat of data breaches remains very real — we hear about it often in the newspaper headlines and on TV. Security is a high-priority issue for businesses, and as technology continues to evolve, you need security solutions that can keep you one step ahead of the threats. IBM z15 was recently released, and I’m ...read more


A passport to data-centric protection and privacy, pt 2

Data security, Encryption, Mainframes

From time to time, we invite industry thought leaders to share their opinions and insights on current technology trends to the IBM Systems IT Infrastructure blog. The opinions in these posts are their own, and do not necessarily reflect the views of IBM. Despite the challenges associated with breaches and growing hacker threats I discussed ...read more


A passport to data-centric protection and privacy

Data security, Mainframes, Security

Data security and privacy have become essential priorities for any business wanting to thrive in the marketplace. IBM z15 offers encryption everywhere and cloud-native development to address today's data protection needs. ...read more


Four ways to stem the tide of rising cybersecurity risks

Data security, IBM Systems Lab Services, Power Systems

One of the greatest challenges in the IT industry is staying ahead of the cybercriminal. This is no easy task. The 2019 Cost of a Data Breach Report, conducted by the Ponemon Institute and sponsored by IBM Security, indicates that the chances of experiencing a data breach have increased from 22.6 percent in 2014 to ...read more


Two industry firsts from IBM Z at the Think London event

Cloud servers, Data security, Mainframes

From time to time, we invite industry thought leaders to share their opinions and insights on current technology trends to the IBM Systems IT Infrastructure blog. The opinions in these posts are their own, and do not necessarily reflect the views of IBM. On the 16th of October IBM held their Think Summit in London ...read more


Cyber-resiliency best practices: Staying prepared for cyberattack

Data security, IBM Systems Lab Services, Storage

It seems that major headlines every week focus on data breaches or cyber events against well-known, reputable businesses or government agencies. Cyberattacks are becoming more prolific and sophisticated, so it’s no longer a question of if it will affect your organization, but when. Certain cyberattacks such as ransomware can cripple an organization, if not shut ...read more


A tale of two security models

Cloud computing, Data security, Encryption

The approach of security as a choice In your journey to cloud, there are many approaches to securing your workloads. One approach is very common across a variety of cloud vendors: You choose how yours is secured. In a world where a breach of personal information can cost your enterprise millions of dollars in fines ...read more