The Telecom Sector
Government and government cyber security agencies can be very helpful in getting telco security spending signed off. Telco security professionals should be looking to exploit those opportunities.
Coming out of its global analyst event in New Jersey, it's clear that Nokia needs to further develop its security strategy to support its drive into enterprise networking.
Now that Palo Alto Networks has joined, there are two focused security vendors in the Next Generation Mobile Network (NGMN) Alliance. Other security vendors should consider joining too.
Telcos should consider partnering leading managed security services players to share risk, assets and know-how, and grow their revenues and brand in this market.
AT&T has announced plans to acquire AlienVault. The acquisition looks like a strong reaffirmation of AT&T’s commitment to the enterprise security market.
Unless 5G security options are diverse, customizable and transparent, enterprise CSOs won’t sign-off on new 5G use cases on the scale that telcos are hoping for. Download the White Paper
I participated in this March 13th 2018 Light Reading webinar with Nokia discussing new approaches to leveraging analytics and router infrastructure for DDoS protection. Click on this link for the archived webinar.
Introducing the first in a new series of "Cyber Security Innovators" reports. This first one is on KPN, the Dutch telecom operator
Report for Analysys Mason: Cyber-Security Services For Large Enterprises: Opportunities For Operators
Access to the new report I've researched and written for Analysys Mason
A Nokia White Paper I wrote for Heavy Reading looking at a new model for leveraging data analytics and an operator's router infrastructure to protect against DDoS attacks. https://pages.nokia.com/T001OQ-Deepfield.html
On November 27th 2017, Akamai completed the acquisition of leading DNS provider, Nominum. Download the HardenStance take on how Akamai plans to leverage the acquisition of Nominum across its portfolio and drive its cybersecurity business to $1 billion in 4-5 years....
I participated in a Light Reading webinar with Clavister discussing how software design principles impact the performance of security applications as telecom operators virtualize their networks. Click on this link for the archived webinar.