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  • Former IBM Group Manager Brendan Hannigan Named Polaris Venture Partner - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Former IBM Group Manager Brendan Hannigan Named Polaris Venture Partner

    Brendan Hannigan, former general manager of the security division at IBM, has joined Polaris Partners as a venture partner to support the investment company’s efforts to finance and establish security, cloud and software-as-a-service businesses. He also plans to invest in technology startups and seek new business opportunities in his new position, Polaris said Thursday. “For more than 15 years, we've known Brendan as a great […] More

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    Industry Experts: Best to Recognize Networks Are Indefensible

    Army Gen. Keith Alexander, head of the National Security Agency and Cyber Command, told attendees of an FBI-sponsored event in January that the U.S. defense network is currently “not defensible.“  Amit Yoran, senior vice president and general manager for EMC’s RSA security management and compliance business unit, has come to similar conclusions about computer networks, according […] More

  • IBM Sees Threats More Clearly with New Analytics Solutions - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    IBM Sees Threats More Clearly with New Analytics Solutions

    IBM has expanded its security services portfolio to include enhanced analytic tools and services to provide deeper, real-time analysis of advanced threats. Users have a more clear map of their security and be more able to analyze multiple sources’ data and determine how security measures should be adjusted. The IBM analytics tools and services include: […] More

  • IBM Completes Purchase of Q1 Labs, Beefs Up New Security Division - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    IBM Completes Purchase of Q1 Labs, Beefs Up New Security Division

    IBM has finalized its acquisition of Q1 Labs for an undisclosed amount, less than a month after the company announced its intent to buy on Oct. 4. Q1 Labs will join IBM’s newly formed security systems division, which integrates IBM’s Tivoli, rational and information management security software, appliances, lab offerings and services.  Q1 Labs CEO Brendan Hannigan will assume […] More

  • IBM Acquires Q1 Labs for Security Intelligence Software - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    IBM Acquires Q1 Labs for Security Intelligence Software

    IBM announced today an agreement to acquire security intelligence software provider Q1 Labs for an undisclosed price. The deal will enable IBM to help clients more intelligently secure their enterprises by applying analytics to correlate information from key security domains and create security dashboards for their organizations. “Realigning IBM’s security expertise in a new division with […] More

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