Idevnews Latest News http://www.idevnews.com Find our latest news! en-us Assess Your Security Posture: Incident Response is About Preparation and Addressing Risk http://www.idevnews.com/stories/6911/Assess-Your-Security-Posture-Incident-Response-is-About-Preparation-and-Addressing-Risk Earlier this fall, the Internet was brought to its knees by an army of Internet of Things devices. Given this successful attack on core Internet highways, can any stand-alone company expect to protect itself? How can businesses identify, combat and even predict threats? IDN speaks with IBM Security’s Peter Allor to get suggestions, insights -- and hope. Avast's App Triage Program Provides Free Security Assessment for Mobile Apps -- Prior To Launch http://www.idevnews.com/stories/6905/Avasts-App-Triage-Program-Provides-Free-Security-Assessment-for-Mobile-Apps-Prior-To-Launch Avast Mobile Enterprise is launching a free service to help mobile app developers locate and diagnose security vulnerabilities in their apps – before it gets launched.  Learn how to test your app’s security – for free -- with the Avast’s App Triage Program. ClusterHQ Fills DevOps Gaps; Adds Automated Testing and Continuous Integration Tools for Docker Data Volumes http://www.idevnews.com/stories/6902/ClusterHQ-Fills-DevOps-Gaps-Adds-Automated-Testing-and-Continuous-Integration-Tools-for-Docker-Data-Volumes ClusterHQ aims to fill the growing need for better tools for automated testing and continuous integration to support DevOps, especially for building microservices-based apps. The company is bringing two key capabilities to its container data management solutions.   Software AG Updates Apama Open Source Streaming Platform To Accelerate IoT Apps http://www.idevnews.com/stories/6899/Software-AG-Updates-Apama-Open-Source-Streaming-Platform-To-Accelerate-IoT-Apps Software AG is adding a new IoT Analytics Kit to its Apama Streaming Analytics platform to help developers more easily build and launch Internet of Things apps.  The offering will a free add-on to Apama’s open source community edition. MapR Looks To Accelerate Analytics Apps; Adds Event-Driven Microservices to Converged Data Platform http://www.idevnews.com/stories/6896/MapR-Looks-To-Accelerate-Analytics-Apps-Adds-Event-Driven-Microservices-to-Converged-Data-Platform Analytics apps are in high-demand.  MapR Technologies aims to make it easier and faster to build and launch these apps, by bringing event-driven microservices to its Converged Data Platform. Talend’s Big Data Sandbox Assembles Key Ingredients and ‘Recipes’ To Explore Ideas and Deliver Success http://www.idevnews.com/stories/6893/Talends-Big-Data-Sandbox-Assembles-Key-Ingredients-and-Recipes-To-Explore-Ideas-and-Deliver-Success Talend is looking to make big data experiments easier, safer and more fruitful. Talend’s Big Data Sandbox provides an intuitive way for developers to test big data technologies -- before the work involved to deploy them into existing infrastructure. SAS Enters Era of ‘Open Analytics’ with Viya Platform’s Focus on Cloud, Open Programming and Machine Learning http://www.idevnews.com/stories/6890/SAS-Enters-Era-of-Open-Analytics-with-Viya-Platforms-Focus-on-Cloud-Open-Programming-and-Machine-Learning SAS is the latest firm to bring analytics into the era of openness and cloud. SAS Viya taps data from traditional, Hadoop, and cloud sources. The focus is to make it easier to leverage many data sources for highly-performant and scalable analytics apps that can be written with Java, Python and even REST APIs. Informatica’s Latest Data Lake Management Platform Automates the Fight Against Harmful ‘Data Swamps’ http://www.idevnews.com/stories/6887/Informaticas-Latest-Data-Lake-Management-Platform-Automates-the-Fight-Against-Harmful-Data-Swamps Informatica says the mad rush to create ‘data lakes’ to promote more business use of analytics can sometimes cause more harm than good. The company is stepping up to help firms guard against murky, under-managed and unreliable data. Azuqua Helps IT Regain Agility and Control Over Complex Software Workflows http://www.idevnews.com/stories/6884/Azuqua-Helps-IT-Regain-Agility-and-Control-Over-Complex-Software-Workflows Azuqua is shipping an update to the integration platform to give IT more control over software in a hybrid world. Azuqua orchestrates all software -- packaged, cloud and custom-built – as well as the data it includes.  Pepperdata Casts a Bright Light on Amazon Elastic MapReduce; Reveals Hidden Cost, Performance Metrics http://www.idevnews.com/stories/6881/Pepperdata-Casts-a-Bright-Light-on-Amazon-Elastic-MapReduce-Reveals-Hidden-Cost-Performance-Metrics Users of Amazon Elastic MapReduce to run big data and analytics projects are about to be offered a new world of visibility and control. Pepperdata, working with Amazon, is casting light into the dark corners of EMR operations, letting users see, manage and control the performance and costs for their jobs, workloads and apps.