Tag Archives: security

Microelectronics: a vital part of critical systems

Paul-Vincent Bonzom, Director of the Microelectronics Practice, Bull Security Solutions Paul-Vincent Bonzom joined Bull in February 2011 to manage the microelectronics practice.

SFR and Bull to implement a Cloud computing infrastructure for France and Europe

Based around an open, innovative architecture, this new facility will provide powerful, competitive and environmentally friendly Cloud computing services across the private and public sectors. These services will be available in the coming weeks.

Bull awarded Qualified Security Assessor status by the PCI-SSC

Bull joins the short list of French companies to achieve the QSA qualification, awarded by the PCI-SSC, for the whole of Europe.

sphone: security in mind

Protecting mobile communications with a government-approved solution The security of mobile communications is a constant, even growing concern for businesses and public institutions alike. Although solutions already exist to ensure the security of data on mobile devices, voice and text communications remain vulnerable.

RATP chose the SafeKit high availability and load balancing solution for the centralized control room of line 1 of the Paris subway.

Monitoring a totally automated, driverless subway line The centralized control room (CCR) of a subway line is a hub of critical activity. The operators managing the line must react immediately to the slightest incident. The idea of an IT failure compromising the operators’ view of the line’s activity is totally unthinkable.

Bull: helping to craft DIRISI’s modernization

Under a framework contract – which enables it to effectively combine agility and expertise while still following the strict rules governing public procurement – DIRISI can draw on the full range of Bull’s know-how in operating IT systems. François Decourt, Chief Armaments Engineer and Director of the Central Engineering Department at DIRISI, explains.

Danger in cyber-space

Philippe Duluc – Director of Bull’s Security business Philippe Duluc Director of Bull’s Security business A former student of the École Polytechnique and ENSTA, Philippe Duluc has held various posts at the French Ministry of Defense and has been an advisor on scientific and technical affairs to the Secretary General for National Defense. For eight years he was Director of Security at the France Telecom Orange group.

Bull LiberTP brings legacy applications into the age of Cloud computing

Bull has today launched LiberTP, a software solution designed to rapidly modernize corporate legacy applications. A next-generation transaction processing monitor, LiberTP enables enterprises to easily port their transaction processing applications to an open environment, giving themselves room to maneuver – both technically and financially – when it comes to developing new projects.

Innovation: the key to a sustainable future

Philippe Vannier – Chairman and CEO, Bull Technology already generates 30% of worldwide growth. As a major catalyst for differentiation, it is a source of innovation and sustainable development, especially with supercomputers: a field in which Bull has become a leading player with a global reputation over the years.

Axis Aerospace & Technologies and Bull sign MoU in homeland security and electronic warfare

Axis Aerospace & Technologies Pvt. Ltd (AAT) and Bull announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) setting out the terms of their cooperation on future projects in the field of Electronic Warfare (EW), at DEFEXPO India 2012 in New Delhi.

s+c moves towards virtualization with bullion

Schmidt + Clemens (S+C) – a family-owned, international corporation – has drawn on Bull’s expertise to modernize its IT environment.   From the town of Lindlar, near Cologne in Germany, Schmidt + Clemens provides high-quality stainless steel products to its worldwide customer base. The company has production facilities in Spain, Brazil, Malaysia, the Czech Republic and the UK.

Docapost DPS gains ISO 27001 thanks to Bull

As a result of the risk analysis carried out by Bull, using the MEHARI method developed by CLUSIF[1], Docapost DPS has achieved ISO 27001 certification for its information security management system: proof positive of its total mastery of the security challenges relating to paperless processing.

Business-focused infrastructure at Ricoh

Ricoh secures its infrastructure with Bull   Information: at the heart of Ricoh’s business In the market for document management services, Ricoh is interested in how organizations gather knowledge, as well as how they can process information more efficiently and manage their business exchanges.

The four facets of the digital revolution

Matthew Foxton – Executive VP Stratégie & Marketing Current technological trends show that business and public sector bodies alike are speeding up the transition to digital. And Bull is ideally placed to support them. Since the end of 2010, more smartphones have been sold than PCs, and according to Gartner 900 million tablet computers will be in circulation by 2016.

Bull has acquired Time Reversal Communications

TIME REVERSAL COMMUNICATIONS has unique expertise in wireless communications and secure portable devices To further strengthen its leadership in mission-critical digital systems and provide a wider range of innovative offerings, Bull has acquired TIME REVERSAL COMMUNICATIONS, a specialist in wireless communications and secure mobile devices.

The enterprise Cloud: taking a more mature shape

Philippe Miltin –  Executive VP – Computing Solutions Nowadays, Cloud computing is often called as the ‘third wave’ of business computing, following the era of mainframes in the 1970s and distributed computing in the 1980s and 90s.

Allianz Africa won over by virtualization

The insurance company, which operates in ten sub-Saharan countries in Africa, is capitalizing on Bull’s skills and experience to build a shared and standardized virtual environment. A European leader in insurance and financial services, Allianz has a presence in 70 countries worldwide. In Africa, the group is active in all branches of insurance and reinsurance, including property and casualty, travel and life insurance.

Networks in the age of the data center revolution

Jean-François Tourneix Jean-François took over as Director of the Networks and Security Pre-Sales team in mid-2007, having spent several years with Bull Export developing sales of network solutions and building partnerships with network makers. He is a graduate of the University Paris XIII-Evry, with a degree in Industrial Computing.