Author: Virendra Soni

Google plans to enhance its Public DNS as it celebrates numerological anniversary

Google Public DNS (Domain Name System), the well-known IP address 8.8.8.8, turned eight years, eight months, eight days and eight hours old on Sunday, 12th August 2018, at 00:30 UTC. The DNS protocol ...

Internet domain names will soon be available in Indian regional scripts

In a push to make the internet accessible to everyone in India, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) announced that domain names will soon be available in several languages ...

PromCon 2018: Prometheus monitoring tool graduates from CNCF incubation

Prometheus, an open-source monitoring system and time series database, has become the second project after Kubernetes to graduate from the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF). CNCF announced the ...

400 million unique malware samples detected globally in Q2 2018: Comodo Global Threat Report

In the second quarter of 2018, the leading cybersecurity firm Comodo detected more than 400 million unique malwares in the top-level domains of 237 countries. In its Global Threat Report, the cybersec...

Website backup tool: eBackupper hits version 1.0

eBackupper, a SaaS-based online data backup program developed by AOMEI Technology, recently hit version 1.0. It allows users to backup their websites and databases to cloud, and safely restore them wh...

Comodo Zero-day Challenge seeks to unmask anti-virus vendors that fool customers

The leading cybersecurity provider Comodo has rolled out a new challenge for anti-virus (AV) industry that highlights the lack of quality in current AV practices. Called the Comodo Zero-day Challenge,...

Interconnection and managed services necessary for datacenter providers to stay alive in cloud era: 451 research

As more enterprises shift IT from on-premises datacenter to cloud and off-premises colocation environments, the demand for leased datacenter space is rapidly decreasing. In the early 2000s, much of th...

Nutanix eyes multi-cloud DaaS opportunity as it acquires Frame

Nutanix, the hyper-converged infrastructure appliances and software-defined storage provider, is acquiring the virtual desktop startup Frame (Mainframe2). Frame provides a platform that supports multi...

Cisco acquires Duo Security for multi- and hybrid-cloud security

Cisco is acquiring the leading cloud-based two-factor authentication services provider Duo Security for $2.35 billion in cash and assumed equity awards. Headquartered in Ann Arbor (Mich), Duo Security...

RackNap launches Express model, putting cloud solution providers in fast lane to drive cloud adoption

RackNap, a leading cloud brokerage platform, today announced the general availability of RackNap Express to help cloud service providers (CSP), hosters and independent software vendors (ISV) drive clo...

Siemens acquires low-code app development firm Mendix for $730 million

Siemens AG, the German conglomerate company, is acquiring low-code application development platform provider Mendix for $730 million in cash.  Along with the cash, Siemens will invest in research and ...

Istio mesh service project is ready for prime time

Istio, the open-source container- and microservice-optimized technology, has hit the version 1.0. Backed by leading companies like Google, IBM and Red Hat, Istio is a service mesh that helps developer...

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