CloudAccess unveils integrated version of identity and access management

LOS ANGELES, CA–(April 26, 2013) – CloudAccess, a leader in unified security solutions from the cloud, announced the release of the latest version of CloudIDM/AM which features a unique and seamless integration between enterprise identity management and access control (single sign on/access management) from the cloud. “We’ve taken the next evolutionary step to integrate the key capabilities of provisioning, multi-factor authentication and role-based workflow management with an advanced single sign on for SaaS and legacy applications and manage it all from the cloud,” said CloudAccess CEO

CloudCon Expo 2013 adds CloudAccess CEO to security panel

LOS ANGELES, CA–(March 20, 2013) – Cloud-security expert and Cloud Access CEO Kevin Nikkhoo accepted a place on the key panel Challenges of Cloud Computing in Highly Scalable and Secure Enterprises at the upcoming CloudCon Expo in San Francisco on May 15. Nikkhoo joins Saran Mandair, senior director of infrastructure at PayPal, in discussing how to maximize advantages in cloud computing while still ensuring and maintaining  the protection of proprietary assets. “Security is an on-going issue with regards to cloud computing. However, many don’t recognize

CloudAccess CEO to present ‘Beyond SIEM: Unified Security from the Cloud’ at CU InfoSec Conference

LOS ANGELES, CA–(March 14, 2013) – Credit unions and regional financial institutions attending the upcoming CU InfoSec Conference will have the opportunity to challenge existing security paradigms during a keynote session led by cloud security expert and CloudAccess CEO Kevin Nikkhoo entitled “Beyond SIEM: Unified Security from the Cloud.” Sponsored by CU News (publisher of Credit Union tech-talk), the June 5-6 conference in Las Vegas will showcase several security-centric themes, but Nikkhoo’s presentation on holistic security best practices is one of the most anticipated of

CloudAccess, Adintech team up to make enterprises more secure from the cloud

Cloud-based security leader CloudAccess has announced a new partnership with Costa Rica-based consulting firm Adintech. As an official CloudAccess partner in Latin America, Adintech provides professional services related to the unified security suite known as REACT (Realtime Event and Access Correlation Technologies).  This affiliation includes helping clients more easily deploy, integrate and manage security from the cloud.  Adintech is one of the leading managed service providers specializing in security in Latin America. “Our partnership with Adintech adds a considerable amount of knowledge in the security

CloudAccess forges new partnership with Europe’s CloudIdentity

Cloud-based security leader CloudAccess has announced a new partnership with UK-based technology firm Cloud Identity. As an official CloudAccess partner in Europe, Cloud Identity provides professional services related to the unified security suite known as REACT (Realtime Event and Access Correlation Technologies) with an emphasis on the identity and access management capabilities.  This affiliation includes helping European clients more easily deploy, integrate and manage security from the cloud.  Cloud Identity will not just be an integration partner, but also licensed to resell the suite and

CloudAccess Featured on Credit Union Tech Talk Leader’s Roundtable

From Credit Union Tech Talk: The full article is HERE Online, Mobile, Network & Physical – Securing the Spectrum by Thomas Wright A layered approach to security is the time-tested best method for protecting the credit union’s critical assets. With breaches, data leakage and theft an ever-looming threat, organizations must begin to think beyond the traditional stacks of firewalls and e-mail filtering. With compliance and customer confidence top of mind, credit unions must deploy a variety of security controls such as identity and access

CloudAccess’ Nikkhoo Honored with Lifetime Achievement in IT Award

In recognition of a forward-thinking career, innovative accomplishments and community involvement, CloudAccess, CEO and serial entrepreneur Kevin Nikkhoo was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award in IT from the leading IT consultancy Cloud Silver Lining. The distinguished award and $5,000 donation in his name to UNICEF was presented to Nikkhoo for a series of conceptual and technological advances in IT ranging from his early successes as a leading developer at Xerox to his current pioneering venture in the emerging cloud computing field of virtualized and

Cloud Computing Experts Reveal Industry Outlook in New White Paper

SAN DIEGO, CA–(Dec 3, 2012) – Fairway Technologies, a San Diego-based technology consulting and software development firm, today announced the release of a new white paper, “Get Your Head Into The Clouds! Industry Experts Answer Today’s Cloud Computing Questions“ that reveals exclusive industry analysis from six of today’s most influential cloud computing experts including CloudAccess CEO Kevin Nikkhoo. In an effort to help organizations sort through all of the cloud confusion, Fairway’s latest white paper offers a thorough examination of the cloud computing environment while

CloudAccess Named Award Finalist for Best Cloud Service Provider, Best Big Data Solution

After a month-long open voting process, CloudAccess, the start-up security-as-a-service leader, accelerated to the final round in two categories for the upcoming UP-START Awards sponsored by the UP 2012 Cloud Conference. Emerging from a crowded and highly competitive field, CloudAccess transformed its message of unified security deployed and managed from the cloud into a significant block of votes. CloudAccess was recognized in the Best Cloud Service Provider and Best Big Data Solution categories. “The message is resonating,” said Kevin Nikkhoo, CloudAccess’ CEO, “As a fast-growing

2nd volume of cloud security articles released as white paper

For those that enjoy reading CloudAccess’ official blog Thoughts from the Cloud offline, a second volume of blog/article entries have now been packaged together in a convenient PDF download on the CloudAccess website. The weekly blog, which focuses on various issues, concepts and opinions surrounding cloud-based security and security-as-a-service is one of the most widely read cloud-computing blogs on Sys-Con’s syndicated Utilizer network as well as its WordPress home. The blogs are penned by CloudAccess CEO Kevin Nikkhoo. This volume includes: •    Storming the Castle