BMC is on a roll, raising $750 million to pay dividends, launching a new workload change management solution, and joining with Microsoft to ease cloud management and take aim at VMware. There are indications Google Glass may gain traction in business markets. Start-up APX Labs has raised $10 million to back its business-oriented software for enhanced reality headsets like Glass. Facing increased competition for very-high-speed Internet access, AT&T is expanding the rollout for its service. As many as 100 cities and towns are in the plan, including LA, San Francisco and Chicago. A security firm says the vast majority of Web sites have patched themselves to protect against the Heartbleed bug, but now there are questions raised on the reliability of open-source programs. Early estimates of Heartbleed’s cost to enterprises are running in the millions. The reason: revoking all the SSL certificates the bug exposed will come at a very hefty price. Some say it all could have been avoided.
Verizon Data Breach Report Exposes Top Threats Beyond Heartbleed, there are cyberthreats vying to take down enterprise networks, corrupt smartphones, and wreak havoc on businesses. Verizon is exposing these threats in a new report.
Where Do Web Sites Stand, Post-Heartbleed? A security firm says the vast majority of Web sites have patched themselves to protect against the Heartbleed bug, but now there are questions raised on the reliability of open-source programs.