Internet privacy

COVID-19 Impact on Facial Recognition Market - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 4:30pm

The increasing need for security and maintaining privacy has impacted the facial recognition market.

Key Points: 
  • The increasing need for security and maintaining privacy has impacted the facial recognition market.
  • Governments are relying on ubiquitous sensors and powerful analytics algorithms, instead of the physical presence of a human.
  • In the war against COVID-19, several governments have implemented these new surveillance devices in healthcare, public safety, and surveillance applications.
  • There are some major surveillance and authentication use cases of facial recognition to fight against COVID-19.

COVID-19 Impact on Facial Recognition Market - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 4:30pm

The increasing need for security and maintaining privacy has impacted the facial recognition market.

Key Points: 
  • The increasing need for security and maintaining privacy has impacted the facial recognition market.
  • Governments are relying on ubiquitous sensors and powerful analytics algorithms, instead of the physical presence of a human.
  • In the war against COVID-19, several governments have implemented these new surveillance devices in healthcare, public safety, and surveillance applications.
  • There are some major surveillance and authentication use cases of facial recognition to fight against COVID-19.

eVideon Debuts Video Chat Solution to Connect Hospitalized Patients With Loved Ones Amid Covid-19 Crisis

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 4:05pm

eVideon designed the product specifically for healthcare in response to market demand for an easy way to allow hospitalized patients to visit with loved ones virtually, without burdening nurses with IT challenges.

Key Points: 
  • eVideon designed the product specifically for healthcare in response to market demand for an easy way to allow hospitalized patients to visit with loved ones virtually, without burdening nurses with IT challenges.
  • Unlike other video chat solutions like Zoom or Skype, the solution requires no downloads, accounts, or logins for patients or visitors and meets privacy and HIPAA requirements.
  • The virtual visit solution provides contact-free interaction, enabling patients to connect with friends, family and other virtual visitors, including remote caregivers.
  • This cutting-edge patient engagement technology reduces the risk of potential contamination through physical interaction and lets patients connect with loved ones virtually.

Strategy Analytics: Almost 30% of Smart Homes Are Equipped with Surveillance Cameras

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 3:39pm

Surveillance cameras can be found in nearly a third of all smart homes in the US, UK, Germany, and France according to new research published in Strategy Analytics' report Smart Home Survey Surveillance Cameras .

Key Points: 
  • Surveillance cameras can be found in nearly a third of all smart homes in the US, UK, Germany, and France according to new research published in Strategy Analytics' report Smart Home Survey Surveillance Cameras .
  • Popularity of surveillance cameras in the US, UK, and Germany came in just behind smart thermostats; in France, surveillance cameras were slightly more popular than smart thermostats.
  • Additionally, on average, 60 percent of all smart homes in these countries with at least one camera have two or more cameras.
  • Jack Narcotta , Senior Industry Analyst in Strategy Analytics Smart Home Strategies advisory service, said, Surveillance cameras have found a place in millions of smart homes, in spite of concerns over privacy and hacking, which suggests the benefits outweigh the risks for many consumers.

Global Internet Protocol Proxy Networks Market (2019 to 2025) - Featuring GeoSurf, LimeProxies & Luminati Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 2:12pm

The "Global Internet Protocol Proxy Networks Market, Forecast to 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Global Internet Protocol Proxy Networks Market, Forecast to 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Web sites make regular changes to their information based on the Internet protocol (IP) address, location, and demographic attributes of visiting users.
  • Companies not familiar with these Web site practices or Internet protocol proxy network (IPPN) solutions are at risk of gathering incorrect data.
  • This rotating pool of IP addresses is derived from proxy software and is installed on residential users' computers and mobile devices.

Protegrity Partners with Snowflake to Bring Added Security to the Cloud

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 2:00pm

Protegrity , the data-security solutions provider, today announced a new partnership with Snowflake , the cloud data platform, to enable organizations with high security requirements to employ Protegritys data de-identification technology in the Snowflake environment.

Key Points: 
  • Protegrity , the data-security solutions provider, today announced a new partnership with Snowflake , the cloud data platform, to enable organizations with high security requirements to employ Protegritys data de-identification technology in the Snowflake environment.
  • Protegrity for Snowflake provides an infinitely scalable, analytics optimized cloud data platform with additional security and privacy capabilities that support the major public clouds, said Rick Farnell, Protegrity CEO.
  • Protegrity extends the ability to protect data wherever it resides and wherever it is needed in Snowflake.
  • Snowflake provides built-in data security and governance with its unique architecture, while Protegrity protects the privacy of the individuals associated with that data before it even reaches Snowflake.

1touch.io Secures $14 Million Series A Round for its Network-Based Data Discovery, Privacy and Security Platform

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 1:30pm

"Today's privacy and security concerns have highlighted the need for organizations to have a granular understanding of the flows of their protected data," said Zak Rubinstein, Founder and CEO of 1touch.io.

Key Points: 
  • "Today's privacy and security concerns have highlighted the need for organizations to have a granular understanding of the flows of their protected data," said Zak Rubinstein, Founder and CEO of 1touch.io.
  • This provides a complete view of where an organization's data resides, how it's handled, accessed, and disseminated, and allows organizations to monitor compliance and security.
  • This includes structured and unstructured data, data at rest and data in motion, known data, and, most importantly, unknown data.
  • "We believe this unique platform, with its layered privacy, security, and compliance solutions, is the first one to provide the needed visibility and control needed for data governance."

Trustgrid Provides Secure Connectivity to Remote Workforces

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 12:02pm

The software-defined connectivity company has deployed more than 1,000 end points, transferred more than $1 trillion in transactions through its fintech deployed connections, and is now extending its highly secure connectivity between any system, application, or device.

Key Points: 
  • The software-defined connectivity company has deployed more than 1,000 end points, transferred more than $1 trillion in transactions through its fintech deployed connections, and is now extending its highly secure connectivity between any system, application, or device.
  • The newly released Mac and PC agents address the growing demand for secure connectivity between remote end users and enterprise applications that require access from personal devices in home offices.
  • As a replacement to VPN clients, software-defined perimeter (SDP) corrects the flaws of legacy connectivity tools by creating a secure and customized network connection for each end user.
  • Trustgrid is a pioneer and leader in secure, cloud-native software-defined connectivity.

Global Managed Network Services Market Analysis and Forecasts to 2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 11:28am

The "Managed Network Services Market by Type (Managed LAN, Managed Wi-Fi, Managed WAN, Managed Network Security, Managed VPN, and Network Monitoring), Organization Size (Large Enterprises and SMES), Vertical, and Region - Global Forecast to 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Managed Network Services Market by Type (Managed LAN, Managed Wi-Fi, Managed WAN, Managed Network Security, Managed VPN, and Network Monitoring), Organization Size (Large Enterprises and SMES), Vertical, and Region - Global Forecast to 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Managed network services offer a systematic approach to manage an organization's network and security needs.
  • The key managed network services types include managed Local Area Network (LAN), managed Wireless Fidelity (Wi-Fi), managed Virtual Private Network (VPN), managed Wide Area Network (WAN), network monitoring, and managed network security.
  • It comprehensively segments the managed network services market and provides the closest approximations of the revenue numbers for the overall market and its subsegments across different regions.

ProKNX Announces the Launch of Its Innovative Fully Offline Voice Controlled Smart Home Assistant

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 - 4:00am

Jens Kastensson, CTO of ProKNX stated that the initial idea for the development of PRATGLAD arose because of serious concerns about intrusions into the privacy of smart home device users.

Key Points: 
  • Jens Kastensson, CTO of ProKNX stated that the initial idea for the development of PRATGLAD arose because of serious concerns about intrusions into the privacy of smart home device users.
  • PRATGLAD, which means "chatty" in Swedish, is the first voice controlled smart home assistant that uses machine learning and 'Natural Language Understanding' to understand and respond to a variety of commands said in thousands of different ways.
  • This allows it to work completely off-line to protect the privacy of its users.
  • ProKNX is a dynamic IoT company which develops and sells completely offline smart home assistants that provide all the comforts of a cloud-based system while maintaining the privacy of the consumer.