IBM Implements New Business Models for Private Cloud Security and Governance
Cloud is bringing a change in the thinking of IT managers about governance and security. IBM cloud solutions can help companies transition to more secure systems based on new consolidated security and governance solutions implemented in the cloud. With the Internet come new vulnerabilities that relate to the need for security at the edge of the network, at the point of access to the enterprise data center. IBM new software has solutions that provide simple response, with complex underlying solutions software.
This security and governance software from IBM takes lessons from the ever so secure mainframe and enables enterprises to find existing vulnerabilities and prevent new ones from being introduced, block attacks against existing vulnerabilities prior to being remediated, and ensure that only authorized personnel are accessing critical or sensitive applications and related data. IBM’s unique combination of software, hardware and services provides a solution that is tailored to each organization’s unique security requirements and corresponding business needs. Implementation as cloud solutions IBM lets IT leverage hybrid data center implementations.
IBM software group has created a new division around security and governance. This is in part a partner centric organization designed to bring more customers into the division. Security analytics broaden what can be provided to businesses. Security can be implemented using solutions no matter what the challenge is. Security and governance can be implemented in a comprehensive manner leveraging cloud computing from IBM.
Back-end databases, Web 2.0 and SOA for Web services illustrate the dynamic nature of Web applications. Hybrid cloud computing creates new challenges for security and compliance. The widespread growth of Web applications and the business value they deliver attracts hackers. Cyber criminals target Web-based applications to steal data, disrupt operations and infect clients. Because of these risks, Web application security is a key requirement of PCI compliance.
IBM offers cloud based complete end-to-end Web application security solutions that help organizations pre-emptively find and remediate vulnerabilities, block attacks in real-time, and granularly control access to applications. http://www.ibm.com/cloud-computing/us/en/?csr=agus_brepcloud-20120101&cm=k&cr=google&ct=EPCLOUD1&S_TACT=EPCLOUD1&ck=hybrid_cloud_computing&cmp=USRB&mkwid=sF6RBLVTA_17595637547_432hpc8503