back to article Rumor: IBM gobbles Bruce Schneier, Resilient for $100m

IBM is allegedly splashing a reported US$100m on buying incident response outfit Resilient Systems. Rumors of the deal were whispered by "persons with knowledge of the matter" to biz news website Xconomy. Founded in 2010 as Co3 Systems, Massachusetts-based Resilient was set up by serial acquisition target John Bruce (alumnus …

  1. allthecoolshortnamesweretaken

    Well, it's a growing market, and Big Blue wants its share of it.

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  3. Secondrule

    Security is the market

    It's the market to be in. You pay as much for security as the value of the data you could lose

  4. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Bruce Schneier will be back

    Remember he was CTO of Counterpane until he tired of BT and left them.

  5. Adam Inistrator

    schniers monthly email

    a nice round up of his monthly observations and activities. good that he has some money behind him ... gives him independence to speak his mind.

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