Author: Krista Macomber

In our latest Lab Insight Report, Scalable Ransomware Protection: Analysis of VMware’s Cloud Disaster Recovery and Ransomware Recovery Service Offerings, done in partnership with VMware, we detail the audit of the solution that we conducted, as well as its key merits, including rapid setup and scalability, and its comprehensive ransomware-specific features.
Quantum-Safe Encryption Algorithms Are Ready for Public Comment
Krista Macomber, Senior Analyst at The Futurum Group shares her insights on NIST’s first draft standards for post-quantum cryptography.
Rubrik Solution Uses Generative AI and Large Language Models to Accelerate Time-to-Recovery and Mitigate Data Loss
Krista Macomber, Senior Analyst at The Futurum Group shares her insights on Rubrik's AI-powered cyber recovery solution, which uses generative AI and LLMs to accelerate time to recovery, reduce data loss, and avoid re-infection.
VMware introduces NSX+ and Enhances its Ransomware Recovery Service for VMware Cloud to Enhance Cyber-Resiliency
Krista Macomber, Senior Analyst at The Futurum Group, and Russ Fellows, VP, The Futurum Group Labs, share their perspective on cyber resiliency-related announcements at VMware Explore, including the launch of NSX+ and enhancements to VMware Ransomware Recovery services for VMware Cloud.
Bluevoyant’s AI-Powered Cyberdefense Platform Helps Businesses Detect and Respond to Threats, Including Supply Chain Vulnerabilities and Threats in the Open and Dark Web
Krista Macomber, Senior Analyst at The Futurum Group, covers BlueVoyant, a cloud-native cyberdefense platform that uses AI and ML to detect and respond to internal and external threats, including supply chain vulnerabilities and threats existing in both the open and dark web.
Guidelines Are Designed to Equip Industries, Government Agencies, and Other Organizations to Face the Growing Imminence of Cyberattacks
Krista Macomber, Senior Analyst at The Futurum Group, covers the release of the first draft of Version 2.0 of the NIST Cybersecurity Framework.
AWS Enhances Its Block and File Storage Performance and Scalability, Hardens Data Protection in Storage Day 2023 Launches
The Futurum Group’s senior analysts Krista Macomber and Dave Raffo share their insights on AWS Storage Day performance and cost improvements made to Elastic Block Storage, FSx file storage, and data protection.
The Futurum Group’s Steven Dickens and Krista Macomber explores the evolving cloud landscape, discussing recent growth trends, complexities of adoption, and the balance between simplicity and challenges.
The Futurum Group’s Camberley Bates, Steven Dickens and Krista Macomber cover IT infrastructure consumption models, cloud computing, hybrid approaches, as well as enterprise pricing, procurement, data protection, disaster recovery, security, and compliance.
Funding Will Help to Streamline CI/CD Security for DevSecOps With Code and Pipeline Governance Platform
Krista Macomber, Senior Analyst, and Steven Dickens, VP and Practice Lead, of The Futurum Group, share their insights on the news about Endor Labs securing $70M in Series A funding to revolutionize DevSecOps with Code and Pipeline Governance Platform, aiming to address critical vulnerabilities and streamline open-source software development.
Camberley Bates, VP and Practice Lead, and Krista Macomber, Senior Analyst, cover a range of news items, evolving considerations for cyber-resiliency, and what exactly constitutes comprehensive cyber-resiliency in this episode of the Infrastructure Matters podcast.
In this episode of Infrastructure Matters, Steven Dickens and Krista Macomber discuss zero-trust architecture and its implementation, as well as IBM’s acquisition of Apptio and BMC’s new AMI Cloud portfolio.