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Symposium Notes – Day Four Returns to Data Security, and to Hadoop

by Merv Adrian  |  October 26, 2016

Thursday, the final day, reinforced a theme for the week: data security is heating up, and organizations are not ready. It came up in half of today’s final 10 meetings....

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Symposium Notes - Day Three Features Data Assembly

by Merv Adrian  |  October 24, 2016

With 24 meetings under my belt from the first two days at Orlando Symposium, Wednesday’s 13 (and a presentation) didn’t look quite as daunting. It began well, with enough time...

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Symposium Notes - Day Two Jumps in the (Data) Lake

by Merv Adrian  |  October 19, 2016

My second day of Symposium 1:1 meetings continued the "security of big data" theme (4 of the day's 15 conversations - usually, but not always, about HDFS-based data), with a...

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Symposium Notes - Day One Features Hadoop

by Merv Adrian  |  October 18, 2016

Gartner Symposium is always exciting, challenging and stimulating for analysts; we get to interact with many organizations in a brief time during 1on1 meetings scheduled based on our coverage. It offers...

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Security for Hadoop? Don't Look Now...

by Merv Adrian  |  January 21, 2014

"Not looking" at security and privacy seems to be the posture of people implementing Hadoop, based on recent data Gartner has collected. This is troubling, and paradoxical. In an era...

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How Much Would You Pay for Privacy

by Jennifer Polk  |  January 14, 2014

Last week, an article reported a class-action lawsuit against Facebook and allegations that the social network was selling data from private user messages to advertisers.  This is certainly not the...

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AAA is Not Enough Security in the Big Data Era

by Merv Adrian  |  January 13, 2014

Talk to security folks, especially network ones, and AAA will likely come up. It stands for authentication, authorization and accounting (sometimes audit). There are even protocols such as Radius (Remote...

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My Second DLP Paper Publishes

by Anton Chuvakin  |  April 18, 2013

My second paper (out of 2) on Data Loss Prevention (DLP) just went up – enjoy “Enterprise Content-Aware DLP Solution Comparison and Select Vendor Profiles.” Meant to be read together...

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My First DLP Paper Publishes

by Anton Chuvakin  |  March 15, 2013

My first paper (out of 2) on Data Loss Prevention (DLP) just went up – enjoy “Enterprise Content-Aware DLP Architecture and Operational Practices.” The paper focuses on DLP architecture and...

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DLP: Education and/or Automation?

by Anton Chuvakin  |  January 4, 2013

Is DLP an education tool or an automation tool? Huh? Why does it have to be an “or” question? Can it be both? Why so many questions? In any case,...

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