A new intrusion-prevention software maker, Determina Inc., will debut this week, offering "memory firewall" technology. The company's first product, Determina SecureCore, protects systems against memory-based attacks such as buffer overflows, president and CEO Nand Mulchandani says. The application is based on research done at MIT. Determina is backed by $19 million in venture capital from leading investment firms Bessemer Venture Partners, Mayfield Fund, and U.S. Venture Partners.
IT's Reputation: What the Data SaysInformationWeek's IT Perception Survey seeks to quantify how IT thinks it's doing versus how the business really views IT's performance in delivering services - and, more important, powering innovation. Our results suggest IT leaders should worry less about whether they're getting enough resources and more about the relationships they have with business unit peers.
What The Business Really Thinks Of IT: 3 Hard TruthsThey say perception is reality. If so, many in-house IT departments have reason to worry. InformationWeek's IT Perception Survey seeks to quantify how IT thinks it's doing versus how the business views IT's performance in delivering services - and, more important, powering innovation. The news isn't great.