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Software AG shared its predictions for the Internet of Things (IoT) in 2017, derived from our expertise, customer insights, and market observations.

Bart Schouw, Internet of Things Solutions Director at Software AG observed: “There is a lot of buzz around the Internet of Things and especially increased device-to-device communication. Much of this mobile, virtual and instantaneous connectivity is built on seamless integration, cloud computing and networks of data-gathering sensors—building new Smart Things. And all of this is going to make our lives easier and more efficient.”…

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BMC, in association with Forbes Insights, the strategic research and thought leadership practice of Forbes Media, has released results from its second annual security survey revealing that 69% of senior security and IT executives say digital transformation is forcing fundamental changes to existing cybersecurity strategies. Financial and customer information, brand reputation, intellectual property, and employee information were also listed as critical assets to protect against security breaches. New business priorities and technologies also create challenges for IT and security teams, with 65% of respondents indicating that public clouds have the biggest security implications…

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Advanced Software Products Group, Inc. (ASPG) is proud to announce the release of MegaCryption IDMS, a brand-new encryption utility built specifically for protecting sensitive CA-IDMS data (Computer Associate’s Integrated Database Management System). MegaCryption IDMS, a comprehensive and cost-effective solution, provides robust yet flexible options for encrypting at both the record and element level, including encrypting IDMS Non-SQL data in either Data Mode or Record Mode. The variety of encryption options accommodates granular encryption of the data tailored to customer requirements…

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Software AG has announced that ARIS for SAP® Solutions, a collaborative process improvement environment that enables convenient, on-demand documentation, analysis and streamlining of processes, is the first Business Process Analysis (BPA) tool today to support the new version of SAP Solution Manager, on premises or in the cloud. Consequently, Software AG helps ensure that businesses can run the new SAP Solution Manager 7.2, allowing them to map their processes to their corporate strategy on an ongoing basis…

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Compuware has announced the availability of Topaz for Total Test, an innovative mainframe solution that brings Java-like unit testing to the world of COBOL applications. By enabling even novice developers to immediately validate and troubleshoot any changes they make to existing COBOL applications, Topaz for Total Test effectively eliminates the notion that such applications are “legacy” code that can’t be updated as frequently with the same confidence as other types of applications…

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Compuware has announced the acquisition of MVS Solutions and its popular ThruPut Manager mainframe batch automation technology. The acquisition, Compuware’s fourth in the last year, solidifies the company’s position as the leader of a mainframe renaissance, that is bringing Agile, DevOps and Millennial-friendly management to the IBM z Systems platform…

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As 2017 begins, let's talk about how using mainframes to process and protect data can keep hackers from having another banner year.

2016 was a strange year marked by everything from election surprises to a seemingly endless spate of celebrity deaths. But when historians look back at this mirum anno—weird year—it may end up being known as the year of the data breach…

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Syncsort Incorporated (“Syncsort”), the global leader in Big Iron to Big Data solutions backed by Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. (“Clearlake”), today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Trillium Software (“Trillium”), a leading global provider of data quality solutions, from Harte Hanks, Inc. (NYSE: HHS). The combination will enable customers to seamlessly harness all their valuable data assets for greater business insights by applying high-performance and scalable data movement, transformation, profiling and quality across the most demanding enterprise environments…

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