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Juniper Networks vSRX achieves top rating in CyberRatings.org cloud network firewall test

Juniper Networks, a leader in secure, AI-driven networks, has received a ‘AAA’ rating in the first-ever Cloud Network Firewall evaluation by CyberRatings.org, a non-profit member organisation that provides transparency and expert guidance on cybersecurity risks via research and objective product testing. This is the latest in a series of third-party tests, analyst reports and customer […]


American office workers are demanding more flexible working conditions 

New research has revealed that almost half (49%) of American office workers aged between 25-34 – commonly referred to as Generation Y – are ready to walk away from their job and look for new opportunities if flexibility is not provided by their employer.  It is surprising then that more than half of US businesses […]


Veritone creates AI-driven revenue opportunities on AWS

Veritone, the creator of aiWARE, a hyper-expansive enterprise Artificial Intelligence (AI) platform, has announced an extension of its work with Amazon and Amazon Web Services (AWS) to support its media and entertainment customers.  Last year, Veritone joined the AWS for media and entertainment initiative that helped content creators, rights holders, producers and distributors easily identify industry-specific AWS capabilities and accelerate transformation across […]


Lumen will provide CBP with mission-critical communications support

US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has selected Lumen Technologies to provide mission-critical communications, Internet connectivity and network services that support the law enforcement agency’s systems and facilities across the nation and abroad. Lumen will provide CBP with a mix of secure, resilient communications services that enable the agency to carry out its essential mission […]


Research discovers an increase in vulnerabilities for SMBs in US and Canada 

CyberCatch has announced the publication of its quarterly Small and Medium-Sized Businesses Vulnerabilities Report (SMBVR) for Q1 2022 to alert small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) to an alarming rise in vulnerabilities detected in Internet-facing websites, servers and applications. Of greatest concern, CyberCatch’s SMBVR has detected – for the first time in the report’s history – substantial levels […]


High-speed AT&T fiber Internet coming to 750 McDonald’s USA restaurants

AT&T and McDonald’s USA are expanding their relationship to bring ultra-fast AT&T Business Fiber to more than 750 McDonald’s restaurants across the US. The symmetrical high-speed connectivity of the AT&T fiber network will provide these restaurants with the ability to elevate the customer experience while opening the door for emerging technologies in the coming years. […]


Vantage Data Centers awarded US$300 million green loan for VA13 facility in Northern Virginia

Vantage Data Centers, a leading global provider of hyperscale data centre campuses, has announced that it has closed on a US$300 million green loan in recognition of the sustainable design features of its VA13 data centre located in Northern Virginia. The loan was structured and arranged by Societe Generale, one of Europe’s leading investment banks […]


Create a data fortress for protection against ransomware attacks

Tuhina Goel, Director of Product Marketing at Nutanix, offers insight into the ever-growing threat ransomware attacks present. As the forms these attacks take diversify, businesses will have to take multi-faceted approaches to defend against them. Cybersecurity Ventures predicts that ransomware will cost its victims around US$265 billion annually by 2031. Businesses will face a new […]


Ivanti research finds that employees are frustrated by work-provided tech

Ivanti has announced the results of its State of the Digital Employee Experience (DEX) study. Ivanti worked with global Digital Transformation experts and surveyed 10,000 office workers, IT professionals and the C-suite to evaluate levels of prioritization and adoption of DEX in organizations and how it shapes daily working experiences for employees. The report revealed […]


North American workers report highest engagement levels in the world 

Gallup’s latest  State of the Global Workplace Report finds that, despite more than two years of the pandemic, US and Canadian workers seemed to rebound in 2021. Employees reported higher life evaluations than the previous year and declines across several negative emotions. In 2021, 33% of US and Canadian employees were engaged at work and […]


Bandwidth IG brings robust dark fibre connectivity to Greater Portland

Bandwidth Infrastructure Group (Bandwidth IG), one of the fastest growing pure-play metro dark fibre providers in the US, has announced its dark fibre connectivity solutions are now available in Greater Portland, Oregon. Already available throughout the San Francisco Bay Area and Greater Atlanta, Bandwidth IG’s high-quality fibre is now offered in a third market and delivers best-in-class network […]


Canadian employers still have work to do when creating psychologically safe workplaces 

A new survey from ADP Canada, conducted with Maru Public Opinion, reveals most Canadian workers feel comfortable at their workplaces; however, Canadians who indicate they are Black, Indigenous peoples or people of colour are more likely to report facing workplace challenges that may affect psychological safety – the belief you won’t be punished or humiliated […]


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