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Thales Initiates All-Cash Offer to Acquire Gemalto

Thales has launched an all-cash offer to acquire all shares of Gemalto for approximately $63.2 per share plus dividend under a merger agreement announced in December 2017. “The publication of the offer document is the first major step of the proposed acquisition of Gemalto,” Patrice Caine, Thales chairman and CEO, …

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Cubic, Thales Partner to Pursue UK Deal on Joint Fires Training; Dave Buss Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 13, 2018 — A Cubic (NYSE: CUB) business unit has teamed with Thales in a joint bid for the U.K. government’s Joint Fires Synthetic Training effort for the delivery of joint fires systems for training operations, ExecutiveBiz reported. Cubic Global Defense said the partnership under the Training and Simulation Systems Program aims to …

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Thales Study Reports on Federal Cyber Concerns; Nick Jovanovic Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 2, 2018 — Thales has found that 57 percent of U.S. federal government respondents say their agencies experienced a data breach over the past year, with vulnerabilities from shared infrastructures topping the list of cybersecurity concerns, ExecutiveBiz reported. The “2018 Thales Data Threat Report, Federal Edition” ranked …

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Thales Expands Data Encryption for Red Hat’s OpenShift Container Platform

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 30, 2017 — Thales has enabled an extended encryption capability for Red Hat‘s (NYSE: RHT) OpenShift Container Platform in efforts to implement access control and logging for sensitive data, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Vormetric Transparent Encryption tool will work to secure Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform deployments …

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Thales-Sponsored Survey Reports Cloud, IoT to Drive Deployment of PKI-Based Apps

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 4, 2017 — A Thales-sponsored study by the Ponemon Institute has found that a majority of information technology security professionals see cloud-based services and the internet of things as the biggest drivers of public key infrastructure usage, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Thales e-Security said Tuesday the 2017 PKI …

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New Thales Innovation Hub in UK to Help Drive Digital Transformation

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 3, 2017 — Thales has unveiled a new facility in Cambridge, England, that will work to facilitate collaboration with customers, partners and suppliers as part of the company’s efforts to support digital transformation, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Thales e-Security said Friday the One Station Square office will house more than …

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Thales e-Security’s Brent Hansen: Encrypting Data at Rest Key to Agencies’ Cyber Defense Efforts

Brent Hansen, senior director of solution architects at Thales e-Security, has said federal agencies seeking to build up their cybersecurity posture should prioritize the adoption of technology platforms that work to encrypt data at rest. Hansen wrote that encrypting data at rest could help agencies safeguard critical information from cyber …

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Thales Awarded Potential $4B Canadian Ship In-Service Support Contract

Thales Group has secured a potential 35-year, $4.13 billion contract to provide in-service support to the Canadian navy’s fleet of Arctic offshore patrol and joint support ships. The contract has an eight-year base period valued at $633 million and work will include refit, repair, maintenance and training services, Thales said Thursday. The …

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Thales e-Security Vet Wayne Lewandowski Named HyTrust North American Public Sector SVP, GM

Wayne Lewandowski, formerly vice president of federal business at Thales e-Security, has joined HyTrust as senior VP and general manager for North American public sector business. Lewandowski will work to turn the federal advisory board’s advice into action as he oversees the company’s work with defense agencies and other federal government clients, …

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Thales e-Security’s Wayne Lewandowski Urges Shift in Gov’t Cybersecurity Spending

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 30, 2017 — Wayne Lewandowski, vice president of the federal business at Thales e-Security, has urged the U.S. government to refocus its cybersecurity investments to enterprise-wide protection for potential targets of attacks, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Lewandowski previewed the findings of the 2017 Thales Data Threat Report in an interview posted …

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