Verizon news stories - Page 3
Three tech giants to collaborate on advancement of 5G
5G is continuing its march forward after 3 major companies announced collaboration plans to expedite trials and wide-scale commercial deployment.
Forget proprietary hardware in the data centre, Verizon has a new solution
Instead of purchasing and installing proprietary hardware in their data centres, customers can now get enterprise-level network capability.
Verizon report finds cyberespionage is gaining ground
“Cyber attacks targeting the human factor are still a major issue. Cybercriminals concentrate on four key drivers of human behaviour."
Equinix completes acquisition of 29 data centers from Verizon
250 Verizon employees became Equinix employees as a result of the acquisition.
Verizon's Threat Research Advisory Center a 'significant milestone' for intelligence
Verizon’s Threat Research Advisory Center is now live and operational - representing what it calls a ‘significant milestone’ into cybersecurity.
Verizon inks colocation reseller deal with Equinix
"This agreement provides customers with fully-integrated network, security and data center services designed to support their IT transformation."
Yahoo CEO forgoes annual bonus and gives it to employees in wake of data breach fallout
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is foregoing her annual bonus and giving it back to employees after the giant data breach that hit the company in 2014.
Verizon & NTU to analyse attack impacts on Singapore's cybersecurity insurance industry
"Getting access to real cybercrime data is a huge boon to the insurance industry."
WTF: Yahoo's new name is weird
Yahoo has a new name and five directors will step down following Verizon's impending purchase.
Equinix granted €1B in loans to offset Verizon data center buy
"We're delighted with the quality of investors that participated in this debt transaction,"
Verizon chosen for Aussie govt service provider panel
“Our inclusion in the inaugural panel speaks to our breadth and depth of experience in providing transformative and secure services."
Amazon Web Services / AWS
Riverbed & Verizon partner to meet the needs of 'today's hybrid world'
Through this partnership, enterprise customers can connect their branch offices and data centers to AWS environments.
HubOne signs on as first integrator to Verizon's Asia Pacific Partnership Program
Verizon's Asia Pacific Partnership Program has now signed up one of the world's first cloud integrators and document management providers, HubOne.
Verizon close to $3.5B data center sale to Equinix, reports say
"We believe a transaction involving Verizon's co-location assets is imminent and that Equinix is the most likely acquirer."
Industry experts examine the perks and pitfalls of cybersecurity in Australia
The ANZ Security Round Table in Sydney today is small but strong as industry heavyweights are discussing the perks & pitfalls of cybersecurity.
Could Verizon be gunning for both Google and Facebook?
The US$4.8bn acquisition of Yahoo’s operating business by AOL’s owner Verizon sees two of the original “new media” giants of the 1990s joining forces.
Yahoo-Verizon merger to shake up digital communication space
$4.83 billion is on the table for Verizon's planned acquisition of Yahoo and its 1 billion monthly customers.
Megaport wins contracting deal with Verizon Digital Media Services
Megaport has announced that Verizon Digital Media Services will be using its services to provide direct connections to Verizon content.
Highlights of the Verizon Data Breach Report 2016
Here are my favourite “data-bits”, quotes and fun items from Verizon’s 2016 Data Breach Investigations Report.
Diamond Wireless goes digital to bolster customer experience, sales
Verizon Wireless premium retailer Diamond Wireless has called up digital signage to improve customer experiences and increase sales.
Internet of Things
IoT is now mainstream, remains revenue driver
“The end result will not only give rise to thousands of new use cases, but will also create an accelerated pipeline for innovation and a new economy.”
Verizon unveils local partner program
Verizon Enterprise Solutions has rolled out a new partner program for Australia, as it seeks to capitalise on its ‘robust’ performance locally.
Superior customer service aim of the game with new Verizon solution
“Verizon is focused on enabling enterprises to transform customer experience, especially as more business is conducted online."
Are you accidentally leaking your employees' health information?
“Many organisations are not doing enough to protect this highly sensitive and confidential data."