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It’s 2019, and one third of businesses still have active Windows XP deployments — Tech Republic

As end of support for the still-popular Windows 7 draws near, risks of unpatched operating systems are likely to be a significant security concern in the near future, writes James Sanders.

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ArmorCode raises $40M

Palo Alto, Calif.-based ArmorCode, a company specializing in Application Security Posture Management (ASPM) and Risk-Based Vulnerability Management (RBVM), has raised a $40 million Series B funding round.

IBM unveils Heron processor and Quantum System Two

IBM unveiled the Quantum Heron processor at the company's annual Quantum Summit in New York on Monday, along with Quantum System Two, a modular quantum computer featuring three IBM Heron processors. 

Microsoft joins OpenAI’s board with Sam Altman officially back as CEO — The Verge

Sam Altman is officially OpenAI’s CEO again, writes Alex Heath. 

AWS, Salesforce expand strategic partnership

Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Salesforce announced an expansion of their global strategic partnership, deepening product integrations across data and artificial intelligence (AI), and for the first time offering select Salesforce products on the AWS Marketplace.