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Cybersecurity Market growth – investments ARE happening

Whether the strategy is to deploy a layered approach or follow an established framework (like NIST, PCI, GDPR), securing the actual sensitive data is one of the highest priorities in any strategy. Smart organizations are investing in solutions to help minimize the risk of a data breach or exposure of sensitive data.
Read this story of how one of the world’s largest payments technology company achieves PCI compliance and protects customer data by deploying security tokenization. 

Also, check out this press release about a payments processing service in Europe which recently made a similar investment to protect payments data and maintain their reputation as a reliable clearing house.
With the global cybersecurity market projected to reach a size of $165.2 billion by 2023, as stated by, it is clear that organizations realize that NOW is the time to protect sensitive data – along with their brand reputation, before it’s too late.



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HPE NonStop and Hybrid IT:
The Best of Both Worlds

Hybrid IT Infrastructure has been a core part of HPE’s strategy for a number of years now, and it’s easy to see why.  Across their product portfolio, they have made a massive investment in public and private cloud infrastructure, developing dedicated hardware and partnering with Microsoft Azure and others.  But what does Hybrid IT mean for the average NonStop installation?



Gravic Publishes New Use Case Website Pages

Gravic published a new Use Case section on its Publication website pages featuring the most popular enterprise HPE Shadowbase use cases in the following categories: business continuitydata integrationapplication integrationzero downtime migration, and asymmetric capacity expansion. HPE Shadowbase use cases solve data replication and integration problems for various financial, industrial, healthcare, and telecommunication enterprises, for a variety of environments, including HPE NonStop, Linux, Unix, and Windows platforms, running Enscribe, NonStop SQL, Oracle, SQL Server, Sybase, MySQL, DB2, and other databases. HPE Shadowbase is sold and supported by HPE. Please contact us for additional information.




Enterprise Security and Cloud Storage are not Mutually Exclusive!

While most all IT professionals understand the advantages of backup to the Cloud, they are justifiably concerned about data security. Yet, Tributary Systems, in partnership with IBM, has introduced an innovative solution for guaranteeing data integrity in a Cloud Backup scenario. Tributary Systems’ Storage Director Cloud Backup/Restore/Archival solution paired with IBM Cloud Object Storage, is architected to be compatible with IBM®, HP, Oracle®/Sun, VMWare and computing platforms running Windows®, Linux®, iOS (AS/400), zOS (Mainframe), HP NonStop™ and UNIX® (HP UX, AIX) operating systems. Read the IBM Solution Brief here. to learn more about the advantages of secure Cloud Object Storage.


Did you know?

SSLv3 (and older versions) and TLS 1.0 are no longer considered secure and use of these protocol versions after June 30, 2018 may make you non-compliant to PCI DSS 3.2. In future RVUs, NonStop SSL will set TLS 1.2 as the default supported version but will allow users to modify the allowed versions to suit their environment.



Upcoming Chapter Events


BITUG Big SIG - British Isles Tandem User Group

May 9, 2018
Trinity House, Tower Hill, London
Event Info





Connect Germany (GTUG) - European NonStop Hotspot
May 14-16, 2018
The Westin Hotel Leipzig
                                            Event Info: 
GTUG Website




Save the Date for NENUG & NYTUG!

 We are happy to announce the dates for two great events coming up this year: the return of NENUG (New England NonStop User Group) on May 21, 2018, at HPE in Andover, Massachusetts; and NYTUG (New York/New Jersey Tandem User Group) will be held May 23, 2018, at HPE in Berkeley Heights, New Jersey.

We are currently working on a great agenda with HPE for these events and will provide more information when topics and presentations are finalized.