October 2019

Newsletter October 2019

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GBS News


it-sa 2019 starts tomorrow –
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Cloud Technologies Unveiled • Private vs. Public Cloud • BULPROS discussed Artificial Intelligence >>

GBS Products


Preview: New autumn releases for iQ.Suite • Information about discontinuations >>

GBS Knowledge Base

Knowledge Base

Using REST API Methods with Excel & Swagger • Processing emails with iQ.Suite Multi-Tenant Version 18.0.2 >>

GBS News
GBS with DLP portfolio again leader

it-sa 2019 starts tomorrow – Visit us!

The it-sa, the IT security trade fair with the largest number of exhibitors worldwide and the meeting place for experts in the field of IT security, this year will take place under the motto "Home of IT Security" from 8 to 10 October in Nuremberg. The security experts from GBS will be on site as exhibitors in Hall 10.0 at Stand 426 and will present the latest developments around the central topics: Compliance & Transparency and Security Solutions & Services under the motto "Office 365 & E-Mail made Secure". Get an exclusive insight into our new NextGen Business Protection solution, which transfers our decades-long experience in email management, DLP and compliance to other channels for data communication and data exchange and offers a central and integrated platform for controlling and securing your collaboration platforms.

Our Highlights at the it-sa:

  • Innovative and intelligent data loss prevention with iQ.Suite DLP Advanced and protection against new types of threats with Advanced Threat Protection.
  • Our professional Signature and Absence Management solutions
  • The All-in-One Email Encryption solution from GBS for simple and highly secure communication with every recipient.
  • Our new solution Mail Security aaS, which enables you to combine the hosting in the most modern data centers with the administration of your email environment by our experts.
  • Endpoint Protection aaS, with which you can implement multi-level protection of your end devices as a service in no time.
  • Our Security Awareness Training, with which you can make your employees your strongest line of defense.
  • The GBS Cyber Defense Status Check, which shows you the status quo of your security level, reveals security vulnerabilities and provides decision support for further security measures.

 We look forward to meeting you at the Exhibition Centre Nuremberg!

GBS Products
iQ.Suite major releases available

Preview: New autumn releases for iQ.Suite in November

GBS will release its new iQ.Suite versions in November. A little preview of the planned new features is already available for you. 

The most important highlights for both iQ.Suite Microsoft 18.1 and iQ.Suite Domino 22.1:

  • iQ.Suite Watchdog: Integration of Sophos 64-bit engine and MD5 Hash Attachment Filteringg
  • AV Engines Updates

The autumn release iQ.Suite Microsoft 18.1 for Microsoft Exchange/SMTP and Office 365 will include the following:

  • iQ.Suite Trailer: Use of Custom Data Sources
  • In WebClient, user blacklists and whitelists can be edited by administrators, emails can be deleted in the user quarantine and address lists can be configured.

The focus of the new iQ.Suite IBM Domino 22.1 version is:

  • New Sandbox Architecture for iQ.Suite Analyzer
  • Split Job: Enhancement for performance improvement
  • Mailsafe Database: Definition of file names using placeholders

The new service releases of the Email Management solution iQ.Suite are expected to be available from mid-November in the download area at GBS.

Information about discontinuations by the end of the year

Information about discontinuations by the end of the year

We inform you that we will discontinue the technical support for the following solutions by December 31, 2019:

iQ.Suite 20.x for IBM Domino/Verse

iQ.Suite 16.x for Microsoft Exchange/SMTP

KeyManager 5.0/5.1

Update Manager 5.x for Windows

If you have questions, please contact the GBS Sales Team at: sales@gbs.com, or your sales partner.

We appreciate your understanding!  more >>

Bulpros News
Cloud Technologies Unveiled: A Look Behind the Scenes

Cloud Technologies Unveiled: A Look Behind the Scenes

Today the whole IT world is talking about Cloud. And it has clearly become an indispensable business model for giants like Google, Amazon and Microsoft, as well as traditional hardware vendors such as HPE, Dell and Lenovo. 

But rarely is someone explaining what exactly is this “Cloud”. We will sum it up here for you together with the etymology of the term, explaining the meaning of the Cloud and its options, as there are different flavors of Cloud. more >>

Private vs. Public Cloud – choose wisely

Private vs. Public Cloud – choose wisely

There are several approaches when we are discussing the Cloud technologies. In this text we will try to compare Public and Private Clouds since there is a lot confusion around which one to choose.  

At BULPROS, we have a special service called Enterprise Cloud Strategy, which is designed to help customers find their way into the mix of using these technologies. more >>

BULPROS discussed Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning at SecurIT 2019

BULPROS discussed Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning at SecurIT 2019

The international conference SecurIT InfoSec & Data Storage took place in Sofia on 19 September this year and focused on approaches to sustainable IT security. BULPROS was a key player in the discussions of the use, benefits, challenges and limitations of technologies such as AI and Machine Learning in times of ever-growing cyber threats. more >>

GBS Knowledge Base

Using REST API Methods with Excel & Swagger

Representational State Transfer (REST) is a modern programming paradigm for web services. It requires only a few resources and is easy to learn and use. However, using a REST API usually requires programming skills and understanding of functions. 

This Knowledge Base article describes a simple way of using REST API methods with Excel to create an administration dashboard for the GBS Workflow Manager. more>>

Processing emails with iQ.Suite Multi-Tenant Version 18.0.2

In the iQ.Suite Multi-Tenant Edition, the multi-client capable version of iQ.Suite, a central master database takes over the control and administration of the entire environment.

Clients or customers are created and managed here. One or more servers can be assigned to each client. Here's how you can easily process your emails with iQ.Suite 18.0.2 for Exchange/SMTP/Office 365 version. more>>