(The Hosting News) – Nowell Development is announcing the release of Shalom ESX 4, the premier security and risk analytics software platform for cloud environments.
As more organizations are adopting cloud software solutions and externally hosted applications, there is now a clear need to monitor, secure, and reduce the risks of information security and integrity breaches. Shalom ESX 4 has been designed with these challenges in mind.
Release introduces better integration with LDAP directory services including IBM Tivoli Identity Manager, Oracle Identity Manager, Open LDAP, and Microsoft Active Directory. With this capability, Shalom ESX can connect to an existing directory server, extract provisioned identities and offer security, anomaly detection, real-time risk analytics, and cloud knowledge-based authentication services.
Furthermore, support for cloud application analytics which tracks user application use associated with cloud server usage trends which is useful for analytics and enterprise capital allocation, budgeting and forecasting towards IT investment. In addition, image view analytics has been introduced for capturing desktop snapshot activity to reveal what is happening when suspicious events are detected on the host for better security visibility; useful for highly secure environments including financial services, energy and environments where security needs are very high and internal audits require going back to gather evidence. Shalom ESX 4 has also extended its OS support to include Windows 7, Windows Server, and Enterprise Linux 5.9
Omon Edeki, Managing Director, issued a statement “Our team listened carefully to our enterprise customers and strategic business partners and they told us to integrate with existing directory services and that’s exactly what we did. Customers basically can now just “plug-in” to their existing directory services and take their enterprise cloud security and risk strategy to a whole new level with ease”
About Nowell Development
Nowell Development: Cloud software company weaving integrity, security and business transaction analytics in a simple-to-use hosted software delivery platform. Flagship product, Shalom ESX Platform secures and authenticates suspicious, high risk behavior transactions of trusted identity objects. Nowell also licenses a server framework for app development in hosted intelligent communications applications. Nowell Development is an official IBM Business Partner. Officially on the web @ http://www.nowellgroup.com.