SD Occasions information digest: Fb’s Libra Affiliation opens bug bounty program, Airship acquires Apptimize, and Actian’s new embedded database
Fb introduced that it’s launching a bug bounty program, opening the platform as much as the general public following its beta bug bounty program.
“With the launch of the Libra Bug Bounty, we’re excited to construct an open and vibrant community of safety and privateness researchers across the globe. We all know it’ll take a worldwide neighborhood to launch a worldwide cryptocurrency, and we’re dedicated to taking the time to get this proper,” Fb wrote in a weblog submit.
Fb added that it needs to resolve as many points as attainable earlier than actual cash goes into circulation and contributors can obtain as much as $10,000 in rewards for locating probably the most essential points.
Airship acquires Apptimize for end-to-end cellular expertise
Buyer engagement firm Airship acquired Apptimize, an answer for testing and innovating consumer experiences throughout cellular apps and different digital channels.
Airship permits companies to ship related messages by means of SMS, push notification, e mail, cellular pockets or many different channels. The answer mechanically integrates with most analytics platforms and provides code-free instrumentation of occasions for extremely focused experiments.
“By combining Apptimize cellular app and internet testing with Airship’s deep perception into buyer engagement throughout channels, entrepreneurs and builders can focus innovation on probably the most essential areas whereas creating the seamless end-to-end experiences clients really need,” stated Brett Caine, the CEO and president of Airship.
Actian proclaims new embedded database for cellular and IoT
Actian introduced its new Zen embedded database for cellular and IoT, which is designed to help edge functions and analytics with a singular, modular and scalable platform.
“We acknowledged a market want for an embedded, nano-footprint, NoSQL and SQL, multi-platform database to help a variety of cellular and IoT functions,” stated Lewis Carr, senior director of product advertising and marketing at Actian. z”Zen fills that hole and permits builders to totally harness information on the edge.”
Actian Zen provides new options similar to EXIF information construction, JSON and BLOB help, time-series information help, 64 TB single file measurement, quadrupled block measurement for quicker information switch between units, gateways and cloud environments and AES 256-bit, army grade encryption.