TECH SUPPLIER Dec 2019 - Market Note - Doc # US45728319

IBM Cloud Paks Security Assistance for Multicloud Users

By: Jay BretzmannProgram Director, Security Products

Abstract

This IDC Market Note discusses a new hybrid, multicloud security tool — STIX-Shifter.

Highly fragmented markets support a lot of unique solutions, and a few other IT disciplines have seen such technology sprawl as security. As legacy systems struggle with lift-n-shift cloud migrations, new point security solutions are developed on both sides (on-premises and in cloud), providing an immediate fix to the incompatibility or vulnerability at hand. Most of them produce data in the form of logs, flows, or packet captures, providing a complex trail of activity that requires modern-day Kit Carson types to follow. IBM's Cloud Pak for Security is at least a compass and maybe a map for discovering and following the tracks of cyberthieves' activities.

Like syslog before it, widespread agreement on a stratified system/security data collection and reporting format will simply improve the working quality of life for IT managers and security teams.


Coverage

Subscriptions Covered

Cloud Security


Companies Covered

IBM


Regions Covered

United States


Topics Covered

Hybrid clouds, Security management


Content


Get More

When you purchase this document, the purchase price can be applied to the cost of an annual subscription, giving you access to more research for your investment.



Related Links

Do you have questions about this document
or available subscriptions?

Contact Us