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Fox Technologies Launches Release 7.1 of its Privileged Access Management Solution, Designed to Meet the Operational Challenges for Accelerated Deployments of Enterprise Linux

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Tuesday, May 3, 2017 – Fox Technologies, Inc, a leader in Linux security solutions, today announced the release of BoKS ServerControl 7.1, a privileged access management solution for organizations strategically deploying Enterprise Linux driven by accelerating business investments in Cloud, Big Data and Digital Transformation.
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Infographic: CIO/CISO Sprint to Survive

system security, access management, identity access management, foxtGiven today’s evolving threat landscape, it’s understandable that organizations want to take a proactive approach against threats, create an environment of continuous compliance, and have responsive IT operations processes. Organizations want to reduce risk exposure and the attack surface, detect and respond to advanced threats, and drive down security operations costs.

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Marginal Gains – A philosophy to live by?

system security, access management, identity access management, foxtI don’t know about you at the tail end of the Summer of 2016, but I am really missing the daily breakfast review of the performances at the Olympics this week; and sitting down early evening engrossed in sports I have not seen in exactly four years. In my own head I’m nodding along at the scoring system in Taekwondo, being my own annoyed pundit half a second before the TV sports commentator say something blindingly obvious “Ohh, she should not have done that, the judges will mark her down.
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SWIFT and PCI-DSS: New Approaches Needed for Assurance in a World of Non-stop and New Requirements

system security, access management, identity access management, foxtAt the official start of summertime 2016 in Britain we are starting to consume the labor of last autumn, five gallons of alcoholic homemade cider (yum!) made from eight apple varieties grown in mine and my neighbors’ gardens. I’m very VERY careful sterilizing glassware, containers, and buckets: there was this unfortunate incident three years ago (no, you don’t want to hear the horrible details), enough to say I watch each step like a hawk to ensure a batch does not become tainted.

Why am I bothering you with my alcoholic side-line?

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Infographic: The Growing Linux Wave

system security, access management, identity access management, foxtThe Growing Linux Wave: POINTS TO DEMAND FOR IDENTITY AND ACCESS MANAGEMENT SOLITIONS

According to a Linux Foundation’s end-user trends report, Linux leads the way in enterprise deployments. Fox Technologies conducted a survey to find out how enterprises currently manage their Linux servers and their plans in the next year. The results point to an increasing demand for identity and access management (IAM) solutions.
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Fox Technologies Acquires IT Monitoring Pioneer GroundWork Open Source Inc.

Fox Technologies’ acquisition of GroundWork advances its mission in being an innovative leader in infrastructure and security management.

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Wednesday, February 17, 2016 — Fox Technologies, Inc., a portfolio company of Parallax Capital Partners, today announced its acquisition of GroundWork Open Source Inc. Based in San Francisco, GroundWork provides unified monitoring solutions for IT operations management, performance analysis, and cloud monitoring. GroundWork allows customers the flexibility to leverage the advantages of open source while simultaneously preserving existing investments in legacy IT management tools.
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Fox Technologies Appoints New VP Of Sales To Accelerate Company Growth

 
Fox Technologies announces high-tech industry sales veteran, Bryan Short, as new VP of Sales.

GRAND RAPIDS, MIJanuary 13th, 2016Fox Technologies Inc., a portfolio company of Parallax Capital Partners and leader in Linux system access management solutions, announces the appointment of Bryan Short as vice president of sales. Short is a high-tech industry veteran with over 25 years of experience in sales, marketing, and business operations leadership. He will be responsible for strengthening Fox Technologies’ existing customer relationships, driving national sales strategies to generate demand and achieve revenue targets, and expanding reach into global markets.
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The Biggest Security Threats We’ll Face in 2016

system security, access management, identity access management, foxt2015 has been the year where social engineering became the common trend among many high-profile breaches – resulting in hundreds of millions of compromised records. Going into 2016, Wired Magazine is predicting the top 5 security threats to be: extortion hacks, attacks that change or manipulate data, chip-and-pin innovations, the rise of the IoT zombie botnet, and more backdoors.

What do you think the biggest security threats of 2016 will be?
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