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Radiant Logic Announces CFS 3.0,On-Premises IdP Supporting Multi-Tenancy

CFS, providing federated access for cloud applications, is now certified by Microsoft as an SSO provider for Azure, Office 365
HOUSTON, May 13, 2014—Radiant Logic, market-leading provider of a federated identity and context service based on virtualization, today announces at Microsoft TechEd in Houston, the Cloud Federation Service (CFS), a multi-tenant “on-premises IdP” for large enterprises, is certified as a third-party SSO provider for Microsoft cloud services including Microsoft Azure and Office 365. RadiantOne CFS is a Security Token Service (STS) that enables enterprises to secure access to cloud-based applications—even when identities are scattered across disparate authentication sources beyond just Active Directory.
“The majority of our customers who are trying to provide SSO to cloud applications have users stored in many places, such as a Sun/Oracle directories or SQL databases,” said Michel Prompt, CEO at Radiant Logic. “CFS extends access to Azure and Office 356 making it easier for more…

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Cloud, Web Hosting, IaaS Leader Superb Internet Corp. Brings on Duane Albro as CEO

Duane Albro, CEO, Superb Internet Corporation

Albro to Broaden Customer Base in Financial, Healthcare and Legal Verticals

HONOLULU, HI – May 12, 2014 – Superb Internet Corporation, a leading cloud and web hosting services and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) provider, today announced Duane Albro as its new CEO. Albro was brought onboard to expand the company’s cloud hosting, network and data center services.

Superb Internet Corp. is embarking on a major growth push that capitalizes on current market successes while expanding cloud services and increasing its enterprise client base, both on the network and facility as well as cloud/IaaS side. Customer successes in finance, healthcare and legal markets helped refine solutions for those industries and primed the company for immediate market share expansion in these verticals. Albro will help grow the current line of products and services, increase customer satisfaction, more…

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Radiant Logic Announces ADAP, an Open Source REST API Layer for LDAP

Identity management company innovates with a REST API for directories—now available for download
NOVATO, Calif., April 28, 2014—Radiant Logic, market-leading provider of a federated identity and context service based on virtualization, today announces “ADAP” (Adaptive Directory Access Protocol), a REST interface for LDAP directory services. The company is contributing the open source ADAP code to a Kantara Initiative work group, aimed at expanding the traditional Identity Management (IdM) segment to Identity Relationship Management (IRM). ADAP is available for download at the Radiant Logic website. With ADAP, web and mobile applications can tap directly into directory sources that support the LDAP V3 standards, including Oracle/Sun Directory, Microsoft Active Directory, Open LDAP, ForgeRock OpenDJ, OpenDS, Novell NDS eDirectory, Red Hat Directory, IBM Tivoli, and RadiantOne HDAP.
Traditionally, directories have been used as a source of important information for two categories of applications: email services, which use directories to store and look up more…

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dinCloud Wins Gold Stevie® Award in 2014 Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer ServiceSM

Award Further Demonstrates dinCloud’s Commitment to Providing Exceptional Service and Support for Customers

LOS ANGELES, CA – April 16, 2014 – dinCloud, a cloud services provider that helps businesses rapidly migrate to the cloud through business provisioning, today announced that it was presented with a Gold Stevie® award in the “Front-Line Customer Service Professional of the Year - Technology Industries” category in the eighth annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service.

As operations manager for dinCloud’s service desk, Kashif Rasheed was the individual recipient for this award. Kashif supervises and manages all help desk staff and projects, including customer specific projects at dinCloud. Additionally, as implementation manager, he designs and builds a customer’s virtual environment and works with their IT staff to implement the technology. Kashif ensures quality execution throughout these service touch points, including implementation services – with superior white glove treatment during the onboarding more…

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Protecode’s Proactive Open Source Scanning Solutions Help Organizations Mitigate Security Threats and Vulnerabilities

OTTAWA, CANADA – April 15, 2014 – Protecode, a leading provider of open source management solutions, today confirmed that users of its open source scanning products have been able to detect, flag and quickly respond to risks posed by security vulnerabilities against Heartbleed and certain versions of OpenSSL packages.

Protecode products detect and report on open source security vulnerabilities within an organization’s code portfolio and can help organizations mitigate damage from security threats. With its open source information-mining processes monitoring the National Vulnerability Database (NVD), Protecode’s reference Global IP Signatures (GIPS) database was automatically updated to reflect the security vulnerabilities against certain versions of OpenSSL package. Users of Protecode’s publicly-accessible GIPS database do not need to take action, as their information has been updated automatically. For Protecode clients that utilize the GIPS database within their enterprise networks, the new data is now available for download.

“Protecode more…

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Radiant Logic to Join Electrosoft at ICAM Information Sharing Day to Demo Secure Identity Management Innovations for Mission-Critical Government Initiatives

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Who: Radiant Logic and Electrosoft
Don Graham, Director of Sales, and Fred Puhan, Solutions Architect, will join the Electrosoft team exhibiting at ICAM Information Sharing Day. Together, RadiantOne and Electrosoft offer a secure solution for organizations looking to manage risk, achieve compliance, and create a rationalized view of identity that can be managed globally.
As the market-leading provider of a Federated Identity Service based on virtualization, Radiant Logic, a long-time supporter of FICAM initiatives, delivers simple, logical, and standards-based access to all identity within an organization. The RadiantOne federated identity service enables customizable identity views built from disparate data silos, driving critical authentication and authorization decisions for WAM, federation, and cloud deployments.
Electrosoft provides management consulting and IT professional services and solutions with a special focus on identity and access management, and cyber risk management and compliance and has been serving Government and commercial more…

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dinCloud Partners with ThreatSTOP to Augment Security Protection for Customers

IP Reputation Management Service Automatically Blocks Inbound and Outbound Criminal Malware

LOS ANGELES, CA – March 26, 2014 – dinCloud, a cloud services provider that helps businesses rapidly migrate to the cloud through business provisioning, today announced that it has partnered with ThreatSTOP, a leading provider of real-time IP reputation (IPR) management services, to provide its customers with a dynamic, 24/7 threat source detection and blocking service against criminal malware.

A cloud-based protection service, ThreatSTOP automatically identifies and builds a barrier against known criminal malware including: botnets, Trojans, worms, zero day threats, and Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs). ThreatSTOP prevents them from communicating to and from a company’s network. A block list containing IP addresses of the infrastructure behind criminal malware is delivered directly to the company’s routers, where it is enforced. As a result, ThreatSTOP protects the entire cloud and blocks threats before they reach the dedicated more…

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Sir Lancelot’s Armor Unveils First Reusable Screen Protectors for Mobile Devices Made of Bulletproof Glass

Durable, Bubble-Free Screen Protectors Available for Apple, LG, and Samsung devices

Seattle, WA – March 18, 2014 – Sir Lancelot’s Armor today unveiled The Holy Grail, the first line of reusable screen protectors made of tempered bulletproof glass. The new screen protectors rank #9 on the Mohs scale of hardness — only a diamond ranks higher. This proprietary glass blend is optimized not just for strength, but also clarity and usability. The Holy Grail line is the only screen protector on the market that is 100% bubble-proof, remarkably easy to apply, and reusable. The Holy Grail screen protectors are currently available for Apple (iPhone, iPads and Minis), plus top LG and Samsung smartphones.

The Sir Lancelot’s Armor Holy Grail series offers uncompromising screen protection from everyday scratch threats and protects from substantial impact and scratch related screen attacks such as drops and keys. “Estimates of people with cracked more…

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dinCloud Announces Legal Industry Specific Cloud Services

Law Firms Now Have a Reliable Cloud Service

LOS ANGELES, CA – March 11, 2014 – dinCloud, a cloud services provider that helps businesses rapidly migrate to the cloud through business provisioning, today announced that it has meticulously customized its cloud services to meet the demands of law firms. Chief among the services is dinCloud’s Desktop as a Service (DaaS) offering. This hosted virtual desktop, along-side a virtual private data center, gives law firms a turnkey service, adhering to their needs of redundancy and resiliency.

Cloud computing in the legal industry has evolved over the past few years from a front-line technology, deployed by smaller, progressive firms, to a broadly-adopted technology used by firms of all magnitudes. This shift has helped law firms and legal organizations realize mobility, efficiency, and savings that were once reserved for commercial enterprises. dinCloud’s product set, including dinHVD, webHVD, dinServer, and more…

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BluIP Joins AT&T Partner Exchange

Las Vegas, Nevada, March 3, 2014 – BluIP has joined the AT&T* Partner ExchangeSM reseller program and is now authorized to resell advanced services from one of the leading worldwide providers of IP-based communications services to businesses. Bundling AT&T branded solutions with BluIP services will give customers more innovative choices and flexibility.

“Working with AT&T, BluIP will deliver customized, mission-critical, advanced technology solutions that bring game-changing power and productivity to any type of business, at a fraction of the cost. BluIP welcomes the opportunity to collaborate with AT&T as we continue to enhance our technology, provide global and scalable solutions while always keeping a focus on customer satisfaction,” said Armen Martirosyan, CEO, BluIP.

“We welcome BluIP to the AT&T Partner Exchange. Our collaboration will enable BluIP experts to bundle our innovative services with their in-depth knowledge to deliver tailor-made, end-to-end solutions to businesses,” said Randall Porter, Vice President, more…

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