4 Reasons Authentication and Threat Detection Are Better Together

“The whole is greater than the sum of its parts.” As philosophies go, it remains steadfastly true regardless of how the world has changed. It’s a more eloquent way of saying that connections and integrations that leverage the best of individual components produce better outcomes than those achieved individually. Integrations also impact security technologies, and [...]

Setting Your Expectations for Cloud IAM Success

“Who?” has replaced “where?” as the fundamental question to ask, and answer, to maintain your organization’s security posture. Employees, customers and partners are no longer corralled by perimeters. Instead, they are in an ever-widening geographical area, with varying degrees of need to access your data and applications. By having a strong identity and access management [...]

The Remote Workforce Sprint Is Now a Marathon. Is Your Security Ready?

Organizations everywhere sprinted to establish work-from-home (WFH) access in the last few months as the global pandemic impacted our everyday life. Continued uncertainty means that supporting and securing that remote workforce is now looking more like a marathon. The changing face of work In a recent poll of over 2,000 HR leaders, approximately 17% responded [...]

Sirius Wins Four IBM Excellence Awards at Think 2020

During the first digital IBM Think conference, Sirius was recognized with three IBM Excellence Awards for the North America region: Top National Business Partner, IBM Global Financing (IGF) Partner of the Year, and IGF Commercial Financing Partner of the Year. Sirius also took home the global IBM Business Unit Award for Cloud Excellence: Management. The [...]

Sirius Wins IBM Beacon Award for Security

During the first digital IBM Think conference, IBM announced that Sirius was the 2020 IBM Beacon Award winner for the Outstanding Security Solution category, as well as a Beacon Finalist Award winner in two other categories: Most Innovative Client Experience on Z, and Most Innovative AI Infrastructure Solution with IBM Power Systems. Sirius was selected as one of only [...]

3 Ways Paid Threat Intelligence Outperforms Open-Source Threat Information

In an everyday context, there isn’t much difference in the value or definition of “information” versus “intelligence.” But in the military, data and information are gathered, evaluated and analyzed to produce intelligence that can be acted on. And, according to the Center for Internet Security (CIS), threat intelligence is what threat information becomes “once it [...]

How Zero-trust Micro-segmentation Strengthens Cybersecurity Defense

Cybersecurity is a battlefield—one that is changing fast, with mobile workforces, remote devices, and access and data everywhere. The IT landscape doesn’t look like it did even five years ago. The perimeter is less defined and larger than ever. There are more attack vectors, more vulnerabilities and more exploits than ever before. Organizations of all [...]