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Okta combines big data and two-factor authentication in new security product

With $75 million from its latest funding round burning a hole in its pocket, identity and mobility management firm Okta unveiled Thursday its Okta Adaptive Multi-Factor Authentication product, which combines big data with two-factor authentication to improve enterprise security.  

Spotlight: CoreBot malware steals data from apps on infected computers, warns IBM

IBM Security X-Force researchers have uncovered new malware, dubbed CoreBot, which steals data from apps on infected computers and other business endpoints

Spotlight: Industrial IoT startup Sensity raises $36M in Cisco-led funding round

Sensity Systems, a startup that makes light sensory networks for industrial applications of the Internet of Things, has raised $36 million in its latest funding round led by Cisco.

IoT apps are indeed producing revenue, but at what cost to IT?

IoT is proving its worth to a growing number of organizations, with nearly two-thirds of IoT apps generating revenue. Still, the majority of app developers feel restricted by tight budgets, short-staffing and insuffienent tools to do it right.

DevOps: The solution for networking operational excellence problems

Software-defined networking may be part of the solution for increasing the network's performance and efficiency. And it's a needed solution.

Spotlight: Reducing downtime in app-centric environments

The poor, misunderstood network. It too frequently takes the blame when applications are slow or unavailable.

Enterprises will need integrated EMM, IAM solutions, says Gartner

The move to mobility has created challenges for companies in providing secure access to enterprise and third-party applications using Web and native application architectures.

More bad news for app developers on the horizon

Reports that mobile commerce is dramatically on the increase this holiday season is not good news for app developers, who say they are already struggling to keep up with app demand.

Cisco CIO Rebecca Jacoby reflects on the top tech trends for 2014 and 2015

FierceCIO recently spoke with Cisco CIO Rebecca Jacoby for her take on the top trends in IT for 2014, and what she expects will dominate her thoughts in 2015.

News Scan: IT's growing 'application divide'; Top 6 threats to iOS; More

The top news stories for Sept. 26, 2014.