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HostBridge Technology, a provider of mainframe integration solutions for the enterprise, announces the availability of the HostBridge Transaction Analytics Connector (HTAC), software for enterprises whose mobile, web or cloud applications are supported by CICS transactions on the back end. HTAC allows analytics platforms or SIEM solutions to capture end-to-end analytic data for transactions from their point of origin up to and including the CICS transactions that participate in fulfilling requests…

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Since the mid 90’s, industry watchers have predicted a slow, gradual death for the mainframe, as x86-based server farms and the cloud gained a stronger foothold in the high-performance computing (HPC) market. This hasn’t happened—primarily because the mainframe remains the most scalable, reliable and secure computing platform on the planet. In fact, we view the mainframe as the original HPC platform, filling an irreplaceable role as the mission-critical heartbeat of many HPC environments…

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What would a predictions list be without looking at IoT security trends in 2018? Last year, the prognosis for IoT security was ripe following the Mirai distributed denial-of-service attack in October 2016. While 2017 may not have ended up as forecasted, it had its share of IoT security issues. Geoff Webb, vice president of strategy at Micro Focus, discusses two IoT security trends he expects will prevail in the coming year…

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Syncsort announced that it has completed the acquisition of Trader’s, a France-based global provider of high availability software solutions for multiple platforms, specializing in IBM i (AS/400, iSeries, System i). The acquisition extends Syncsort’s leadership in Data Availability and market-leading IBM i High Availability product portfolio…

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