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Masergy snaps up Global DataGuard, expands managed security capabilities

Masergy has purchased Global DataGuard, a move that will enhance its growing cloud services portfolio with additional managed security capabilities.

WhiteHat security: Testing beats built-in frameworks for remediation

At most security conferences you attend, you'll hear someone recommend one server-side language as being safer than another. Don't believe anything you hear.

Verizon enhances multi-cloud play with Secure Cloud Interconnect service

Verizon is tapping into the emerging bring your own cloud trend by allowing its Private IP service the opportunity to connect to multiple cloud services with its new Secure Cloud Interconnect, or SCI, service.

Spotlight: Can better browsers fill the session security gap?

One of the most experienced journalists in all of tech tests 7 examples to two approaches--old and new--to improving client-side security.

If mobile users prefer apps over browsers, is the Web damaged?

The latest data from comScore confirms the continuing trend of mobile device users steering clear of browsers and favoring apps. Is this bad?

VMware makes Office 2013 run in the cloud on an iPad desktop

Suddenly the virtue of native applications doesn't count for much, as apps that think they're running on Windows are made to fit quite nicely on Apple's hardware.

Spotlight: The continued evolution of spam

Spam finds a way to survive, like "life" in Jurassic Park, but surprisingly the tools for diagnosing it may be smarter now.

Stackato platform revision auto-scales app instances, this time for real

Whether a customer can do something and whether she's enabled to do it, are two separate things. This week, Stackato platform maker ActiveState is opting for the latter.

Jury finds Avaya manipulated market for its own software patches

Avaya distributes patches to its repair facilities through a direct channel, which a federal district court jury found might not have been a good idea.

Conference: Building the API industry into an API economy

Leaders of the emerging data accessibility industry contend they can make their business thrive if only more consumers became developers. Sound familiar?