Google Cloud to Offer Security-Vetted Open Source Software

Looking to help cut the risk of software supply chain vulnerabilities in open source software, Google says it will release its own packages and libraries of vetted open source for other organizations to use. The company made the announcement in its Google Cloud blog, saying that its new Assured Open Source Software service (Assured OSS) … Read more

Tech Giants AWS, Microsoft, Google, IBM Step Up Efforts to Punish Kremlin

As the brutal Russian invasion of Ukraine has stretched into a third week, technology companies have stepped up to do what they can, taking business measures to punish Russia for the unprovoked attack. It’s an approach recommended by former White House Russia Expert Fiona Hill in an interview with Politico when she said ÔÇťOrdinary companies … Read more

How to Architect for Resiliency in a Cloud Outages Reality

Ever since a typo took down AWS’s S3 server and brought most of the internet down with it, we all became aware just how delicate the cloud and the internet is. This outage was so bad that Amazon employees couldn’t even get onto their own dashboard to warn the world about what happened. While this … Read more

Google’s Mandiant Acquisition Brings Cybersecurity Automation to Forefront

Enterprise organizations may look more favorably on Google as an enterprise vendor and partner following the tech giant’s announcement this week that it would acquire cybersecurity SaaS platform company Mandiant. Google announced that it would buy Mandiant in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $5.4 billion. Google said that when the deal closes, Mandiant will … Read more