Fortinet Security Fabric Named 2016 CRN Network Security Product of the Year

Sunnyvale, Calif., December 5, 2016 – Fortinet®, (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in high performance cyber security solutions, announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named the Fortinet Security Fabric as the winner of its 2016 Network Security Product of the Year Award. Recognized products represent best-in-breed technological innovation as judged by CRN editors and the solution …

Panda Security on The Malware Plateau – Less New Malware

Back in 2008 McAfee researcher Toralv Dirro posted a blog on new malware growth slowing – admittedly from an exponential rate to straightforward linear growth – around 20,000 new malware samples each day. He then went on to say that “Now with constant, although still massive, growth there is some light at the end of the tunnel for the security …

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VMware Named a Leader in the IDC MarketScape for Virtual Client Computing Software

VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), a global leader in cloud infrastructure and business mobility, today announced that it has been positioned as a leader in the “IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Virtual Client Computing Software 2016 Vendor Assessment (doc # US40700016, November 2016).” The report evaluated 8 vendors based on criteria that spans across strategies and capabilities. VMware was recognized for the second …

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Fortinet: Scaling the Cloud – OpenStack and Security

OpenStack is the open-source cloud management platform software that can be used to build a low-cost private cloud for development, and cloud infrastructure as a service (IaaS) offering. Enterprises are also turning to OpenStack for data center and cloud deployment alternatives. Fortinet’s Cynthia Hsieh offers some perspective about OpenStack and security today. Beyond virtualization, organizations are beginning to plan and …