Red Hat | April 27, 2021
Red Hat, Inc., the world's driving supplier of open-source arrangements, today declared that few interchanges specialist co-ops (CSPs) across the globe have picked Red Hat to assist them with modernizing networks to more readily address the difficulties of an unbelievably serious, developing, and developing commercial center. With the development of 5G, CSPs are presently entrusted with giving current organizations that associate associations
Red Hat, Inc., the world's driving supplier of open-source arrangements, today reported that few interchanges specialist co-ops (CSPs) across the globe have picked Red Hat to assist them with modernizing networks to all the more likely address the difficulties of an inconceivably serious, developing and developing commercial center. With the development of 5G, CSPs are presently entrusted with giving current organizations that interface associations
Proximus, Belgium's biggest media communications supplier, tried to supplant an expensive inheritance network climate with a more adaptable, versatile organization capacities virtualization (NFV) approach. By normalizing its NFV system on Red Hat OpenStack Platform upheld by Red Hat Ceph Storage, Proximus would now be able to run basic assistance capacities in a financially savvy, adaptable way, bringing down related expenses by 20%. Moreover, by utilizing Red Hat OpenShift for its web properties and cloud-local advancement climate, Proximus can convey and run holder-based microservices at scale, saving roughly $35,000 in the month-to-month framework arrangement and support costs.
Samsung, an innovator in creative portable interchanges, drawn in with Red Hat to extend organization choices of its 5G arrangements, including 5G Core and Radio Access Network (RAN), by applying them to Red Hat OpenShift. Samsung finished the testing and approval of its 5G center CNF on Red Hat OpenShift for a joint client sending. Samsung is additionally wanting to test and approve its 5G vRAN on Red Hat OpenShift.
Telecom Argentina, a main correspondence and diversion specialist organization in Argentina, connected with Red Hat for a versatile and more steady Kubernetes-based arrangement. Red Hat OpenShift is assisting Telecom Argentina with modernizing Flow, its advanced-based amusement stage, that offers live substance and on request TV arrangement and shows, films, games, and music. Through this cloud-local stage reception, Telecom Argentina has progressed the advancement of Flow for future difficulties, with new models and new advances likewise encouraging a solid open-source culture and DevOps attitude inside the computerized and social change the organization is going through.
About Red Hat, Inc.
Red Hat is the world's driving supplier of big business open-source programming arrangements, utilizing a local area-controlled way to deal with convey dependable and high-performing Linux, half and half cloud, compartment, and Kubernetes innovations. Red Hat assists clients with incorporating new and existing IT applications, creates cloud-local applications, normalizes on our industry-driving working framework, and robotizes, secures, and oversees complex conditions. Grant winning help, preparing, and counseling administrations make Red Hat a confided consultant to the Fortune 500. As an essential accomplice to cloud suppliers, framework integrators, application merchants, clients, and open-source networks, Red Hat can assist associations with setting up the computerized future.
Nord Security | October 18, 2021
Nord Security, one of the leaders in the cybersecurity market, has reached a deal to incorporate Atlas VPN. This move will further extend Nord Security’s portfolio of cybersecurity brands and solidify its spot as the premier company for all things cybersecurity.
Atlas VPN is a “freemium” VPN solution that ensures private browsing by changing the IP address and encrypting connections. Established in 2019, Atlas VPN has already made great strides in the cybersecurity sector and has a growing reach and position in the developing markets.
Nord Security has extensive knowledge in building advanced cybersecurity solutions. Its portfolio consists of brands like NordVPN, NordPass, NordLayer, NordLocker, and NordWL. Nord products are acknowledged by the most influential IT security specialists and tech sites.
Atlas VPN will become a part of Nord Security’s corporate structure and will be required to adhere to the core principles of transparency and trustworthiness set by Nord brands, including regular third-party audits. However, on a daily basis, the team behind Atlas VPN will continue to act independently and pursue their goals in the “freemium” segment.
Details of the transaction are not disclosed as both companies are privately owned entities.
About Nord Security:
Nord Security is home for advanced security solutions that share the Nord brand and values, including the world’s most advanced VPN service NordVPN, the next-generation password manager NordPass, encrypted cloud storage NordLocker, and the advanced network access security solution NordLayer. Established in 2012, Nord Security’s products are now acknowledged by the most influential tech sites and IT security specialists.
About Atlas VPN:
Atlas VPN is a highly secure, free VPN provider with a mission to make digital privacy and security accessible to everyone. Although Atlas VPN is relatively new to the VPN market, it already has over 6 million users worldwide. To protect the privacy of its users, the company uses military-grade encryption and protocols and has a strict no-logs policy.
5G Americas | December 10, 2021
5G networks based on standard technical specifications from the Third Generation Partnership Project continue to be the most widely adopted and secure wireless cellular technology in existence. 5G Americas, the voice of 5G and LTE for the Americas announced the publication of a new white paper entitled ‘Security for 5G’ which details features and recommendations for securing 5G networks and provides an update on the security enhancements introduced by 3GPP in Releases 15 and 16.
The increased speeds and lower latency of 5G networks are beginning to impact nearly every facet of life for consumers and enterprises. Fortunately, security has been the built into 5G right from its inception and has been required throughout its development, planning and deployment.”
Chris Pearson, President of 5G Americas
As increased bandwidth, higher data rates, and a surge of new devices and connections have made managing network security more complex, 5G Americas has provided nearly annual updates around the topic of security in wireless cellular networks. ‘Security for 5G’ is the latest update, building on prior work and focuses on evolving 5G security considerations.
This white paper addresses emerging challenges and opportunities, making recommendations for securing 5G networks in the context of the evolution to cloud-based and distributed networks:
3GPP security enhancements in 5G
5G security considerations
3GPP Release 16 security enhancements
Security for 5G vertical segments, such as transportation, manufacturing, and critical infrastructure
Supply chain security
Open RAN security
Additionally, the white paper provides insight into securing 5G in private, public, and hybrid cloud deployment models. Topics such as orchestration, automation, cloud-native security, and application programming interface (API) security are addressed. The transition from perimeter-based security to a zero-trust architecture to protect assets and data from external and internal threats is also discussed.
Pramod Nair, Technical Solutions Architect - Security, Cisco and 5G Americas group co-leader on the paper commented, “5G will allow operators to evolve toward new business models. For 5G to achieve its potential, organizations must embrace multi-layered security that goes far beyond 3GPP specifications by using a pragmatic, multi-layered approach. End-to-End Security should cater to RAN, SDN, MEC, and hybrid, multi-cloud deployments based on a cloud native architecture, secure CI/CD, and zero trust security for 5G.”
Scott Poretsky, Director of Security, North America, Network Product Solutions at Ericsson and 5G Americas group co-leader further added, “5G continues to integrate with other key technology enablers. In the cloud’s multi-stakeholder environment, cloud-native function software vendors, platform vendors, mobile network operators, hyperscale cloud providers, and system integrators must collaborate to clearly define requirements, roles and responsibilities for implementing security architecture and controls.”
About 5G Americas: The Voice of 5G and LTE for the Americas
5G Americas is an industry trade organization composed of leading telecommunications service providers and manufacturers. The organization’s mission is to facilitate and advocate for the advancement and transformation of LTE, 5G and beyond throughout the Americas. 5G Americas is invested in developing a connected wireless community while leading 5G development for all the Americas. 5G Americas is headquartered in Bellevue, Washington.
5G Americas’ Board of Governors Members include Airspan Networks Inc., Antel, AT&T, Ciena, Cisco, Crown Castle, Ericsson, Intel, Liberty Latin America, Mavenir, Nokia, Qualcomm Incorporated, Samsung, Shaw Communications Inc., T-Mobile US, Inc., Telefónica, VMware, and WOM.