cloud security

April 10, 2018

SECURITY

Leveraging Cloud Environments for Security and Speed

The benefits and challenges of the new normal In the Pacific Northwest, the weather, especially in the spring, can be pretty variable. Just look at this tweet from the National Weather...

March 22, 2018

SECURITY

Serverless Security for Public Cloud Workloads with Stealthwatch Cloud

Businesses absolutely love serverless computing because of the reduced IT administrative burden, but delegation of control to the service provider also delegates the detection, mitigation, and remediation of threats.

February 14, 2018

SECURITY

DevSecOps: Security at the Speed of Business

In Part One of this blog series DevSecOps - Win Win for All, we established a foundation for DevSecOps practices with our Cloud Security Manifesto. In Part 2 of this series, we will describe another key aspect of DevSecOps – developing security guardrails with a hands-on approach via Agile hackathons.

January 8, 2018

COLLABORATION

Meltdown, Spectre, and Cisco Cloud Collaboration Security

Quick answers re: Cisco’s cloud collaboration portfolio, Meltdown and Spectre: Spark E2E encryption stores encrypted data separately from access controls, and Cisco Spark cloud only processes information in encrypted form.

November 6, 2017

SECURITY

Stealthwatch Cloud: Securing the public cloud, without undercutting it

Public cloud infrastructure requires a new approach to security. We’ve all heard that line, but what does it actually mean? There is little stopping you from, say, deploying agents in the cloud to monitor traffic and detect threats and bringing other on-premises techniques to bear. But as anyone who’s ever attempted this before will tell […]

November 2, 2017

SECURITY

Extend Your Security to the Cloud with Confidence

Introducing the Cisco Cloud Security Assessment Service On a recent trip with my kids, one of them remarked how differently the clouds looked from the plane and how passing through them you couldn’t see theoutline that seems so clear when viewing clouds from the ground. I explained to her that when you’re looking at a […]

November 1, 2017

SECURITY

Cisco Expands Its Multicloud Security Portfolio

The traditional corporate data center is still the hub for most enterprises, but increasingly organizations are leveraging the benefits of the multicloud world to drive operational efficiencies, scale and expand growth. While the benefits are clear, securing multicloud environments like SaaS apps, public cloud infrastructure and hybrid cloud environments is complex. Users are increasingly self-selecting […]

March 21, 2017

WE ARE CISCO

Cisco: The 70,000 Person “Startup”

From startup to Cisco Acquisition, this new employee explains what it's like coming into the Cisco culture, by the numbers.

February 27, 2017

CLOUD

Secure Agile Exchange Revealed

We launched Secure Agile Exchange (SAE) last week in Berlin, Germany, as part of Cisco Live Europe. It was part of our DNA Virtualization announcement – it was so subtle you might have even missed it:-) We’ve been working on Secure Agile Exchange (SAE) for the last 3 years. We have a few customers going into production now with at least another 2 dozen in the pipeline. It is not a single product or SKU, but a comprehensive solution. What’s unique about SAE is that it was created and derived from the “front-line” versus the “corner office”. Consequently, the solution was born out of real world challenges and problems we hear about from our customers. Economists often say that innovation comes from small firms and most of the time they are right – not this time.