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It’s hard to conceive of now, but there was a time when hacking a system was something easy enough for pretty much anyone to do. Developers were barely cognizant of the concept of security and many security holes were thought of as just minor glitches in the software. It took considerable effort from the security community to bring these security issues to the attention of vendors and it was a long road to the current level of security we have now. Having said that, the current security of software isn’t exactly perfect, but what I’m getting at is how the current security status of new things resembles the security status of old things in the ‘bad’ old days. Old vulnerabilities are new vulnerabilities again in the Internet of Things (IoT) and smart appliance space. Vulnerability types we thought were gone are now reappearing. I keep having déjà vu.. Read more ...By Matt Oh, 13 October 2014
With VMworld Barcelona in full swing, I have some news to share today. HP is announcing a new hyper-converged solution, HP Converged System 200-HC StoreVirtual, that will help customers rapidly deploy virtualized environment like never before. The hyper-converged CS 200 with StoreVirtual VSA is a virtualization platform that seamlessly combines compute and storage. It is designed to simplify the deployment of applications - from mixed virtualized workloads to business-critical applications to virtual desktops - with all-inclusive enterprise class features and performance. This exciting new product allows you to go from power-on to provisioning within 15 minutes. I've got a ShortTake with Jessica Burton and we'll be talking more about it on ATSB in the coming days and weeks. For now, here's the ShortTake. You can get more information by going to hp.com/go/hyper-converge note the page might not be live until around 6 AM EDT today. Also check out the live video from VMworld where Director of Product Management Rob Strechay will be presenting on today at 11:30 AM Barcelona time, 5:30 AM EDT (ok - that's early!) and Wednesday at 2:30 PM Barcelona time, 8:30 AM EDT. I have a blog post from a couple of days ago that has a live video feed from VMworld where you can watch so check it out. Read more ...By @HPStorageGuy, 14 October 2014
Is your business planning to spend money on IT this quarter? You’re not alone. Find out how to make the most of your IT dollars and bring the “New Style of IT” to your business with HP’s Just Right IT portfolio in this post from Kelley Bowen, WW SMB Marketing, HP Enterprise Group... Read more ...By PN-AmyL, 20 October 2014