Press Releases

BYOD puts new pressure on IT pros

There is no way to control the business use of private mobile devices – information security is the only answer

Duesseldorf July 13th, 2011
- The growing trend towards use of privately owned mobile devices such as iPhones, iPads, tablet PCs and laptops for business purposes is causing IT departments to lose control of the security and integrity of their systems. Instead of trying to stop the trend toward BYOD (“Bring Your Own Device”), IT pros should focus on securing the information itself.
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RSA Hack: Don’t panic, keep calm!

Analyst warn against overly hasty reactions to biggest security breach in IT history – corporations should adopt necessary organizational and technical measures sooner rather than later Duesseldorf June 10th, 2011 - Following the successful hacking attack against EMC Corp’s RSA Security Division in March of this year, and especially since news of subsequent attacks against large military contractors such as Lockheed Martin, L-3 and Northrop Grumman, which seem to have been based on data stolen from RSA, companies and organizations around the world that use the popular RSA...

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European Identity Award 2011

Munich May 11th, 2011 - The European Identity Award 2011 honoring outstanding projects and initiatives in Identity Management was presented on Wednesday by the analyst group KuppingerCole at their annual event, the European Identity Conference 2011 ( in Munich.

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Article on the "Top Trends 2011" from Martin Kuppinger available

Duesseldorf, March 17th, 2011 - As in the past years, KuppingerCole has worked out the Top Trends in IT in general, Cloud Computing, GRC (Governance, Risk Management and Compliance), IAM (Identity and Access Management) and Mobile Computing, which will be presented at this year’s European Identity Conference and CLOUD 2011. The most important trends are, from  a KuppingerCole perspective, an increasing level of Business-IT-Alignment and the evolution towards hybrid IT environments based on a well-managed mix of internal as well as external IT services.
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Save the date: European Identity / CLOUD Conference 2011

Duesseldorf March 9th, 2011 - The European Identity Conference 2011 (EIC) and co-located CLOUD 2011 will take place from May 10-13, 2011, in Munich. Now in its fifth year, Kuppinger Cole´s flagship event is the place to meet with thought leaders, experts and decision makers to learn about, discuss and shape the market in most significant technology topics such as Identity Management, Governance, Risk Management and Compliance (GRC) and Oriented Architecture (SOA), both in “classical” environments as well as in private, public and hybrid cloud environments with a strong...

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