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  • Webcast: Detecting Insider Threats with Multi-layered Mainframe Security

    14th September 2017: RSMs Mark Wilson is featured in this IBM Systems Media Webinar with Compuware, taking place on Tuesday, 19 September at 4.00pm BST.  

    Could Ransomware be used against a mainframe?

    4th September 2017: This was the question posed to me, a few months prior to the Spring 2017 SHARE conference in San Jose. Only taking a few seconds to think this through before answering I quipped: Yes, and it would work exceptionally well.  

    IBMs Pervasive Encryption: a game-changer with big implications beyond the Z world

    1st September 2017: What IBM has done, to and for hardware environments, is a watershed moment in the industry, with implications that reach far beyond mainframe security alone.  

    Mark Wilson to speak at SHARE ACADEMY & in main conference

    2nd August 2017: Award-winning Mark Wilson, RSM's Technical Director and the head of its security practice, has been chosen to deliver part of the z/OS Security and Integrity Essentials Bootcamp track of SHARE ACADEMY taking place on Sunday August 6th. Mark is also presenting several mainframe sessions in the main SHARE conference later in the week. SHARE takes places in Providence, Rhode Island from August 6th to 11th 2017.  

    RSM Introduces new Systems Engineer role

    4th July 2017: RSM Partners is delighted to be introducing a new Systems Engineer (SE) service, delivering added value to its client base.  

    RSM Partners appoints US based Director of North American Operations

    19th June 2017: RSM Partners, the UK headquartered specialists in mainframe security, software, and services, today announce the hiring of Chad Rikansrud as Director of North American Operations.  

    RSM Becomes Member of MSPAlliance

    24th April 2017: RSM Partners has become a member of the MSPAlliance, joining a vibrant global consortium of cloud, managed service providers and technology enabling vendors.  

    Webinar - Digital Transformation, Cybersecurity and You

    11th April 2017: IBM Systems Media and RSM Partners present 'Digital Transformation, Cybersecurity and You: Is Your Mainframe Ready? Securing your mainframe and your business in a (scarily) connected world' on Tuesday 9th May, USA 10 PT / Noon CT / 1 ET, UK 6pm.  

    RSM enhances growing security suite with RSS

    29th March 2017: The latest addition to RSM Partners suite of specialist mainframe security software, RSM Security Server (RSS) is a bit of a 'swiss army knife'. RSS enables integration of mainframe security into enterprise solutions, such as IAM (Identity Access Management).  

    CorreLog, Inc. announces agreement with RSM Partners

    2nd March 2017: CorreLog's zDefender™ and dbDefender™, coupled with RSM's zDetect, will deliver powerful mainframe security and DB2 monitoring and real-time z/OS event management for distributed SIEMs with the largest pool of mainframe services expertise in the world.  

    RSM Partners is developing its own talent through a Mainframer in Training (MIT) Programme

    10th February 2017: RSM Partners is doing its part in helping to ease the mainframe skills shortage by hiring and educating trainees under its own scheme called the 'Mainframer in Training (MIT) Programme'.  

    Two awards from SHARE for Mark Wilson

    19th January 2017: RSM's Technical Director, Mark Wilson, a global thought leader in mainframe technology and security, is to receive two awards for presentations he delivered at the SHARE conference in Atlanta last August. He will be presented with his awards at special events at the next SHARE in San Jose, 5th - 10th March 2017.  

    Digital Disruption and Cybersecurity, SHARE, San Jose

    9th January 2017: Mark Wilson, RSM's Technical Director, has been chosen to host the Thought Leadership Q&A for Digital Disruption and Cybersecurity in the EXECUforum at SHARE, San Jose, California, taking place from 5th to 10th March 2017.  

    GSE ESWG - IoT & BYOD Presentation

    4th January 2017: The next GSE Enterprise Security Working Group meeting takes place at the SAS Innovation Hub in Marlow on Thursday 9th February, when RSM's Mark Wilson will discuss 'IoT & BYOD – the new security threat'.  

    zDetect inspires major global bank

    2nd December 2016: While at the recent Vanguard security conference in Las Vegas, RSM Partners received confirmation from a major global banking corporation of its interest in RSM's zDetect security software.  

    The Dark Web and Hacking a Mainframe at GSE France

    28th November 2016: RSM's Technical Director, Mark Wilson will be attending the GSE France conference at Allianz in Paris on 13th December. He will deliver two presentations during the morning session, 'Hacking the Mainframe' and 'The Dark Web...What's All the Fuss?'.  

    What's the security awareness of non-IT executives?

    25th November: Cyberbreaches can have a devastating effect on the entire enterprise and threaten data security, business continuity and a company's reputation, so it makes sense for CIOs and CISOs to focus on cybersecurity. The question is: do senior level executives in HR, finance and marketing also understand the risk to their departments?  

    Praise for RSM Partners from major UK telecoms business

    23rd November 2016: The CEO of Security and colleagues of a major UK telecoms business and new customer for RSM Partners, has congratulated RSM's project team on doing a 'fantastic' job when delivering a recent mainframe RACF review.  

    Cyber-crime and security audit presentations at GSE Netherlands

    11th November 2016: Rui Feio, Senior Security Lead at RSM Partners will deliver two papers at the GSE Natconf 2016 in Almere, Netherlands on 17th November covering:  

    Mark Wilson to speak at Vanguard Security Event, Las Vegas

    18th October 2016: Mark Wilson, RSM's Technical Director will be presenting a number of sessions at the Vanguard Security and Compliance™ Conference being held in Las Vegas from 14th – 17th November.  

    RSM presents at IBM System Z Security conference in Montpellier, France

    10th October 2016: RSM Partners attended and presented at the System Z Security Conference, which took place 24th-27th September in Montpellier. This invite only event is a gathering of over 100 security professionals from around the globe.  

    RSM showcases security software suite at GSE 2016

    3rd October 2016: At this year's GSE Conference on 1-2 November 2016 in Northampton, UK, RSM Partners will be revealing an enhanced range of mainframe security tools, alongside an extended range of specialist services and solutions.  

    RSM assists government agency zCloud transition

    26th September 2016: A large government agency was transitioning into the IBM zCloud at a rapid pace. IBM reached out to RSM to assist with the service transition and an RSM team consisting of z/OS architects and consultants along with a project manager was assembled in short order.  

    Government dept chooses RSM for Mainframe Managed Service

    19th September 2016: Like many others, a UK central government department was concerned about staffing continuity in support of their mainframe infrastructure. Having gone through due tendering process, via the government's new Digital Outcomes process, RSM Partners has now been selected to deliver a Mainframe Managed Service.  

    RSM at 2016 IBM Z Security Conference

    12th September 2016: RSM Partners will again be attending and presenting at this conference. Mark Wilson will be talking about the Dark Web, while Rui Feio is presenting 'Mainframe Security - it's not just about your ESM (RACF, ACF2 or TSS) - it's about so MUCH MORE!!'  

    The State of Mainframe Security in the Application Economy: Find out what's really going on with securing your mission essential data..

    24 June 2016: By Matthew Duble The mainframe is the mission essential backbone of the enterprise. It holds over 70 percent of corporate data, according to Enterprise Systems Media, processes over 2.5 billion mobile transactions per day, touches 55 percent of all applications, and connects to the Internet and the Internet of Things through APIs.  

    RSM awarded government supplier status on the Digital Outcomes and Specialists framework

    18 March 2016: RSM Partners is now part of Digital Outcomes and Specialists (DOS), a Crown Commercial Service (CCS) framework for suppliers of teams (Outcomes) and individuals (Specialists) for the UK public sector.  

    RSM Partners Receives Ready for IBM Security Intelligence Validation As a leader in IBM Z Security Consulting

    16 February 2016: Today at the IBM Partnerworld Leadership Conference, RSM Partners, an independent consulting company focused on serving the mainframe enterprise marketplace, announced it has received IBM PartnerWorld's Ready for IBM Security Intelligence for IBM Z validation.  

    CIO Review: RSM Named as one of the 100 Most Promising IBM Solutions Providers 2015

    November 2015: UK-based RSM Partners has been named as one of IBM's 100 most promising solutions providers. Specialising in IBM's System Z platform, the company offers staff augmentation, virtual resources, project delivery, and managed services teams globally. RSM consultants combine over 1000 man years of experience and help clients address challenges on their mainframe platform.