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Radware Security Report: Q2 2021 Blocked DDoS Attack Volumes Up More Than 40% Year Over Year

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 11:00am

MAHWAH, N.J., July 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Radware (NASDAQ: RDWR), a leading provider of cyber security and application delivery solutions, today announced results from its Q2 2021 DDoS Attack Report .

Key Points: 
  • MAHWAH, N.J., July 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Radware (NASDAQ: RDWR), a leading provider of cyber security and application delivery solutions, today announced results from its Q2 2021 DDoS Attack Report .
  • The report revealed that second quarter blocked DDoS attack volumes were up more than 40% compared to the same period in 2020.
  • The report provides an overview of DDoS attack trends by industry, as well as across applications and attack types.
  • The Americas and EMEA accounted for about 80% of the blocked attack volume during that same period.

Accenture Acquires Openmind in Italy to Help Clients Reimagine Commerce Experiences

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 9:29am
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210729005210/en/
    Accenture acquires Openmind in Italy to help clients reimagine commerce experiences (Graphic: Business Wire)
    Notably the first acquisition for Accenture Interactive in the country, Openmind boasts a multidisciplinary consulting approach in the areas of commerce, content, strategy, experience design and technology, which will enhance Accenture Interactives capabilities to deliver greater operational excellence to clients across all industry sectors, particularly luxury and fashion.
  • The acquisition of Openmind will continue to scale Accenture Interactives commerce capabilities in the region, offering clients strategy and implementation of seamless commerce experiences on platforms including, Adobe, Salesforce and SAP along with helping meet clients ambitions for international expansion through Accentures global delivery network.
  • Approximately 110 employees from Openmind will join Accenture Interactive in Italy, bringing deep technical skills and a proven reputation with clients.
  • Accenture Interactives commerce offering is centered on supporting clients design and implement transformative experiences for the consumer, offering expertise in emerging platforms and modern commerce architectures such as headless and composable commerce.

Nebula Brands - China's First Amazon Aggregator Joins Race with Thrasio

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 6:53am

Investors have been expecting Chinese aggregators to join the game given nearly half of third-party sellers on Amazon are from China.

Key Points: 
  • Investors have been expecting Chinese aggregators to join the game given nearly half of third-party sellers on Amazon are from China.
  • It would be a strategic play for a local aggregator to consolidate Amazon business in China given the country is famous for its global supply chain network.
  • Recently, Nebula Brands, the first Chinese aggregator joined the game with over 100 million dollars in the war chest.
  • Started from supply chain financing and fintech, Nebula Brands is well prepared and financed to join the race.

Aavenir Extends ServiceNow Project Portfolio Management Functionality to Track Project Expenses

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 3:00pm

Aavenir, Inc., delivering the future of work with AI-enabled source-to-pay solutions, today announced the availability of its integration of Aavenir Invoiceflow , an AI-enabled accounts payable solution, with ServiceNow Project Portfolio Management (PPM) application to automate actualization of project costs and track project expenses.

Key Points: 
  • Aavenir, Inc., delivering the future of work with AI-enabled source-to-pay solutions, today announced the availability of its integration of Aavenir Invoiceflow , an AI-enabled accounts payable solution, with ServiceNow Project Portfolio Management (PPM) application to automate actualization of project costs and track project expenses.
  • Worlds leading companies use ServiceNow Project Portfolio Management (PPM), a part of the ITBM, to perform demand management, resource planning, financial planning, and track the performance of projects portfolio.
  • PPM also enables project managers to allocate budget, create project cost plans and track expense lines.
  • ServiceNow, the ServiceNow logo, Now, Now Platform, and other ServiceNow marks are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of ServiceNow, Inc. in the United States and/or other countries.

Fastly Hits Critical Milestone in Extending App and API Protection to The Network Edge With Superior Signal Technology

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 2:00pm

Fastly, Inc. (NYSE: FSLY), a global edge cloud platform provider, today announced beta availability of the Signal Sciences agent on the Fastly edge cloud platform.

Key Points: 
  • Fastly, Inc. (NYSE: FSLY), a global edge cloud platform provider, today announced beta availability of the Signal Sciences agent on the Fastly edge cloud platform.
  • This represents a critical milestone toward Fastlys vision of empowering developers to protect apps and APIs in every environmentcloud, on-premise, hybrid and now at the network edge.
  • "Both DDoS and web application attacks are on the rise, and mitigation at the edge is more important than ever before.
  • With real-time signals security teams can accurately detect suspicious traffic and quickly create rules to protect against potential attacks."

PagerDuty “State of Digital Operations” Report Underscores Business and Human Costs of Pandemic

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 2:00pm

PagerDuty (NYSE:PD), a global leader in digital operations management, today released findings from its inaugural State of Digital Operations report , presenting an aggregated view of data from its customer base of over 16,000 companies and 700,000 users.

Key Points: 
  • PagerDuty (NYSE:PD), a global leader in digital operations management, today released findings from its inaugural State of Digital Operations report , presenting an aggregated view of data from its customer base of over 16,000 companies and 700,000 users.
  • Today, digital operations are a core business strategy.
  • Digital operations maturity is the difference between preventing an incident before it begins, and losing customers because it takes too long to remediate an issue.
  • With this report, PagerDuty is sharing our unique insights on how the right practices can help organizations unburden their teams and bring order and intelligence to operations management.

Growth in ransomware drives growth for ProLion

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 6:43pm

WIENER NEUSTADT, Austria, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ProLion, a best-in-class proactive ransomware and data protection solution for ONTAP storage, has recorded another double digit increase in sales in its FY2021, taking the total increase in global sales for the past three years to over 270%. The uplift has been driven by demand for its core solution – CryptoSpike – which has soared as a result in the rise of ransomware and ransomware-as-a-service.

Key Points: 
  • The uplift has been driven by demand for its core solution CryptoSpike which has soared as a result in the rise of ransomware and ransomware-as-a-service.
  • Robert Graf, Founderand General Manager, ProLion, stated: "We are extremely pleased with our performance.
  • Outside of its agentless ransomware protection solutions ProLion also has a range of always-on data availability and data analysis products, namely ClusterLion and DataAnalyzer.
  • ProLion GmbH is a developer of ransomware protection and data integrity software solutions for any ONTAP focused storage environment and high-availability solutions for SAP and MetroCluster environments.

Growth in ransomware drives growth for ProLion

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 6:34pm

The uplift has been driven by demand for its core solution CryptoSpike which has soared as a result in the rise of ransomware and ransomware-as-a-service.

Key Points: 
  • The uplift has been driven by demand for its core solution CryptoSpike which has soared as a result in the rise of ransomware and ransomware-as-a-service.
  • Robert Graf, Founderand General Manager, ProLion, stated: "We are extremely pleased with our performance.
  • Outside of its agentless ransomware protection solutions ProLion also has a range of always-on data availability and data analysis products, namely ClusterLion and DataAnalyzer.
  • ProLion GmbH is a developer of ransomware protection and data integrity software solutions for any ONTAP focused storage environment and high-availability solutions for SAP and MetroCluster environments.

Warriors Announce Oracle as Team Performance Center Partner

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 6:00pm

The Oracle Performance Center, measuring 25,349 square-feet, will be home to the Warriors practice facility and player campus, located at Chase Center, the Warriors' 18,064-seat privately financed sports and entertainment arena in San Francisco's Mission Bay neighborhood.

Key Points: 
  • The Oracle Performance Center, measuring 25,349 square-feet, will be home to the Warriors practice facility and player campus, located at Chase Center, the Warriors' 18,064-seat privately financed sports and entertainment arena in San Francisco's Mission Bay neighborhood.
  • "We love to partner on technology initiatives such as the Performance Center, and we look forward to working with the Warriors on all of the ways we can help power better player insights and performance, and give every possible competitive edge to the iconic Warriors team."
  • Along with the Oracle Performance Center, the partnership will include joint technology development to enhance player optimization, training and performance.
  • Oracle will also launch exclusive 2021 NBA Draft content with the Warriors draft picks, and is the presenting partner of the Warriors' 2021 NBA Summer League team.

Red Clay Consulting Supports Colorado Springs Utilities Meter Data Management System Implementation

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 5:45pm

ATLANTA, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Red Clay Consulting, a solutions implementer that helps utilities modernize through technology solutions and a highly recognized member of Oracle Partner Network, announces the successful implementation of an Oracle Utilities Meter Data Management (MDM) system at Colorado Springs Utilities.

Key Points: 
  • ATLANTA, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Red Clay Consulting, a solutions implementer that helps utilities modernize through technology solutions and a highly recognized member of Oracle Partner Network, announces the successful implementation of an Oracle Utilities Meter Data Management (MDM) system at Colorado Springs Utilities.
  • In addition to implementing the MDM, Colorado Springs Utilities engaged Red Clay to provide AMI program management services to keep their AMI program on track with all disciplines operating as one team.
  • Together, Red Clay and Colorado Springs Utilities have implemented a system that is currently processing reads from more than 600,000 devices, including gas, water and electric meters.
  • From data synchronization efforts, infrastructure support, innovative solution design, and customer business support, the Red Clay team has proven to be a true value-add partner to Colorado Springs Utilities.