Micron Authenta: A Safety Seal for the Digital Age

Brian Knudtson reviewed Micron’s Authenta, which provides automatic, silicon-level integrity for a zero trust architecture. This article on Gestalt IT, sponsored by Micron, provides a review of Authenta following their presentation at Security Field Day in November 2022. Learn more about Micron Authenta by reading Brian’s article and watch their presentation videos on the Tech Field Day website!


Network Monitoring Made Easy With Progress WhatsUp Gold

Sulagna Saha talks about Progress WhatsUp Gold, an all-in-one network monitoring solution that discovers and maps networks instantly, and watches every asset with eagle eyes. Packed with a full spectrum of advanced monitoring solutions, WhatsUp Gold is a software designed for network operators to find and fix problems fast in a dynamic network. Read her article or check out Progress’ deep-dive presentations on WhatsUp Gold at the Tech Field Day website.


Hardware Still Has to Matter

Ned Bellavance took a special interest in Alastair’s Cooke point of view at the most recent Intel Tech Field Day Showcase where he focused on the relevance to hardware today. People tend to think of cloud as an abstracting hardware, but Ned believes quite the opposite. He says that we should embrace the public cloud so the more and varied hardware will now be closer to the consumer to help them transform their application. For more from Ned about the Intel Showcase, visit the Gestalt IT website.


The Perfect Configuration Gives You the Edge

Melissa Palmer writes on the Gestalt IT site about the latest Intel Tech Field Day Showcase! She goes into detail on a route to the perfect configuration that is set on building the optimized sum of gains extracted out of all the components that make it. Intel brings their performance and several other critical features to this architecture! Check out more from Melissa on the Gestalt IT website!


Preventing a Secret Sprawl With HashiCorp’s Vault

Sulagna Saha reviews HashiCorp’s Vault, a secrets management solution designed with a zero-trust architecture. Vault secures sensitive credentials aka secrets in the environment, making sure all accesses are secure and authorized. Read her review on the Gestalt IT website, or check out in-depth presentations on Vault by HashiCorp on the Tech Field Day website.


The Road to SecOps Automation With Swimlane

Sulagna Saha discusses Swimlane’s Security Automation Maturity Model. This newly launched framework helps organizations measure the maturity level of their security operations and pave the path to security automation with a detailed five-stage program. Check out the article to read her review of the model. To watch the presentation recorded live at the latest Security Field Day event, be sure to check out the Tech Field Day website.


Querying Observability Data at Edge With Cribl Search

Sulagna Saha discusses the newly launched Cribl Search – a search function available to users on Cribl Cloud. Cribl Search reimagines the conventional search process by allowing administrators to search observability data at the edge. To read her thoughts, check out the article on the Gestalt IT website. For a complete demo of Cribl Search, be sure to watch the Cribl presentations from the recent Security Field Day on the Tech Field Day website.


Compute Express Link – Enabling Your Next-Gen Data Center

Max Mortillaro attended the most recent Gestalt IT Showcase with Intel and now gives his thoughts on their latest technology; Compute Express Link. CXL has been on Max’s radar since early 2019 and it continues to impress him with the merging of their generation data center. He is most excited about the CXL specification that is supported for Type 3 devices, particularly storage-class memory. Take a look on the Gestalt IT website for more from Max.


CXL Will Be Truly Composable Infrastructure

Writing on behalf of Gestalt IT, Chris Hayner talks about Intel’s newest technology; Compute Express Link (CXL). He goes into detail on this next gen technology that is intended to connect computer resources in the datacenter together. Check out Chris’ thoughts on a promised composable infrastructure from Intel’s CXL.


Securing IoT Devices Silicon to Cloud With Micron’s Authenta

Sulagna Saha, writing for Gestalt IT, talks about Micron’s Authenta, a solution that provides hardware-based protection for IoT solutions from inception to the end of their lifecycle. Authenta is designed to keep IoT devices safe from notorious supply chain attacks in their journey from the factory to the cloud. Read her thoughts on the Gestalt IT website, and for a deep dive into the technology, make sure to watch Micron’s presentations at the recent Security Field Day event.


Breaking the Cyber Kill Chain With Fortinet

FortiRecon; “an indispensable item to have in the security tool kit”, says Sulagna Saha in her most recent article on the Gestalt IT website! She talks about Fortinet’s FortiRecon solution that was recently presented at November’s Security Field Day. This solution is designed to help organizations obstruct threat actors at the pre-attack stage and will help break the attack sequence in the early cycle if they are already inside. To hear more about FortiRecon, check out Sulagna’s thought on the Gestalt IT website!


Measuring the Current Day Blast Radius of Outages

Writing for Gestalt IT, Sulagna Saha discusses the most recent delegate roundtable discussion from Storage Field Day. Delegates, Enrico Signoretti, Frederic Van Haren, Glenn Dekhayser, Gina Rosenthal, Richard Kenyan, and moderator, Stephen Foskett, stood out in the discussion of Managing the Blast Radius as System Components get Bigger! Check out Sulagna’s thoughts on the dissection of this premise and the brainstorming that occurred on ways to limit the scope of impact.


Low-Cost Storage for Read-Intensive Workloads With Solidigm’s Gen 4 QLC SSDs

Sulagna Saha shares her thoughts about low-cost storage for read-intensive workloads from Solidigm’s latest presentation at the Storage Field Day event. Check out her thoughts on the Gestalt IT website and be sure to check out the Tech Field Day website for all of the Storage Field Day event presentations.


The Self-Service Upgrade Experience on Pure1

Writing for Gestalt IT, Sulagna Saha gives her thoughts on Pure Storage and their presentation of the new self-service upgrade for Pure1. Check out her thoughts on the Gestalt IT website and be sure to check out the Tech Field Day website for all of the latest updates from this past Storage Field Day event on the Tech Field Day website!


Safe, Sound, and Secure With Security Field Day 8!

Tom Hollingsworth gives the rundown on the upcoming Security Field Day event. The Security Field Day event will see presentations from Fortinet, Micron, HashiCorp, Swimlane and Cribl. Follow along on the Tech Field Day website as well as the Security Field Day event page.


Modernizing Storage With Dell Technologies

Writing for Gestalt IT, Sulagna Saha gives her thoughts on Dell Technologies’ presentation from the latest Storage Field Day event. Check out her thoughts on how Dell Technologies plans to modernize storage solutions using a three-way approach that delivers a cloud-like experience across the IT infrastructure. Read more on the Gestalt IT website and be sure to check out all of the presentations from Storage Field Day on the Tech Field Day website!


Edge Computing – Through the Timeline

In her post for Gestalt IT, Sulagna Saha highlights a Tech Field Day Roundtable discussion from this past October. A few delegates stood out during the discussion on Edge Computing. They discussed how companies are continuing to explore the possibilities trapped inside edge and excited to see how this will evolve. Check out Sulagna’s thoughts here or on the Gestalt IT website for more from the Tech Field Day Roundtable delegate discussion.


Deploying Network Automation With ZPE Systems

At the latest Tech Field Day event, ZPE Systems officially unveiled the Network Automation Blueprint, now Sulagna Saha writes about her thoughts on the subject. This automation is a playbook that builds end-to-end pipelines in a failsafe fashion. Sulagna believes that the ZPE Blueprint has all the answers for anyone looking to learn about building a foolproof pipeline from scratch. Visit the Gestalt IT website for more from Sulagna on Tech Field Day.


Building a Zero Trust Network With Pica8

Looking for a great tool to start building a bullet proof, Zero Trust network? Take a look at Sulagna Saha’s article on the Gestalt IT website for why you should check out Pica8’s new Network Platform that was presented at the most recent Networking Field Day. Sulagna writes how this network helps create a clearly defined access control policy that is critical to protecting network assets from malicious threats.


Zero-Code Automation With Gluware

Sulagna Saha, writing for Getsalt IT, talks about Gluware’s recent announcement from this past Networking Field Day. Gluware demonstrated their newest member of the Gluware Intelligent Network Automation suite – Network RPA. According to Sulagna, the Network RPA advance’s Gluware’s hyper automation by automating repetitive, high volume, code-intensive activities that will then save operators thousands of hours and costs. Check out her thoughts here, or on the Gestalt IT website!