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Achieving Enterprise Security and Compliance with a Data-Centric Approach Introduction


A lot has been written about Enterprise Security over the years and there has been a marked shift away from perimeter protection and siloed enterprise applications and data security towards a more integrated data-centric security approach.

This paradigm shift applies to all technology platforms across the enterprise including the HPE NonStop. While the HPE NonStop platform doesn’t appear to be targeted by hackers much, a good and solid data protection policy applies, nonetheless.

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July-August 2023

N2TUG 2023

Bill Honaker

It’s been a while since we reported on an N2TUG meeting, which was in June of 2019. For reasons we all know too well, there was no meeting held in the intervening years, but that changed on June 15th this year!

July-August 2023

Understanding NonStop Vulnerabilities to Ransomware

Randall Becker

NonStop is different, in case no one noticed, I figured I would finally say it. There is no GUI, no web browser, no user accessible HDMI, USB, or flash drives. The operating system is hardened, secure, with unmodifiable system memory.

July-August 2023

Position of knowledge

Kathy Wood

Author Kathy Wood As a wife, mother and grandmother, Kathy has served in many capacities: At home mom, Room mother,

July-August 2023

Stepping Stones for a Successful Migration

Paden R. Holenstein

There are numerous approaches to migrations. One HPE NonStop user said, “We fall forward,” meaning, they migrate their application to the new system NO MATTER WHAT, even if there are issues

July-August 2023

Demystifying PCI DSS 4.0: The Ultimate Guide to Protecting Your Business from Cyber Attacks!

Steve Tcherchian

PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) compliance is a set of security standards with which organizations who handle payment card data must comply. The purpose of these standards is to ensure that sensitive information like credit card numbers and personal data are protected from unauthorized access and theft.

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Leader's notes

A Note from Connect Leadership

Sue Robinson

Well, here we are at the end of May and the prospect of Summer ahead of us.  It’s been a busy couple of months for Connect with lots to talk about.

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NonStop Trends & Wins

Justin Simonds

Gartner has started talking about a new ‘stalking horse’ called the Digital Immune System (DIS). In fact they say “By 2025, organizations that invest in building digital immunity will increase customer satisfaction by decreasing downtime by 80%.” As you might imagine when a NonStop person hears about ‘reducing downtime’ and ‘increasing customer satisfaction’ our ears perk up.

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Real Time View

Richard Buckle

There is a reason why Margo and I travel to events by car. Those that know us well and see us walking to the registration desk will often ask what car we drove to the venue this time?