Gartner Cloud DBMS Report Names MarkLogic a Visionary

Widespread CPU Security Vulnerabilities Impact Software

As announced yesterday by Google and others, widespread security vulnerabilities have been identified affecting many CPUs, including those from Intel, AMD, and ARM. In order to mitigate the vulnerabilities, patches will be provided by hardware, operating system, and cloud vendors.

These patches will likely have a performance impact on any software running on these systems. As always, it is best to follow industry standard best practices and conduct performance and other testing before introducing any changes into your production environments in order to address any possible performance degradation up front. The performance impact will vary considerably and will depend on each customer’s operating environment, infrastructure, hardware, workloads, as well as a host of many independent factors.

MarkLogic will continue to provide high performance on all supported platforms. No patches or workarounds are necessary for MarkLogic itself. The problem is at the hardware level and will be addressed by hardware, cloud, and operating system vendors.

For more information on the vulnerabilities, click here.

– Tom Thomassen, MarkLogic Security Team

Start a discussion

Connect with the community

STACK OVERFLOW

EVENTS

GITHUB COMMUNITY

Most Recent

View All

Digital Acceleration Series: Powering MDM with MarkLogic

Our next event series covers key aspects of MDM including data integration, third-party data, data governance, and data security -- and how MarkLogic brings all of these elements together in one future-facing, agile MDM data hub.
Read Article

Of Data Warehouses, Data Marts, Data Lakes … and Data Hubs

New technology solutions arise in response to new business needs. Learn why a data hub platform makes the most sense for complex data.
Read Article

5 Key Findings from MarkLogic-Sponsored Financial Data Leaders Study

Financial institutions differ in their levels of maturity in managing and utilizing their enterprise data. To understand trends and winning strategies in getting the greatest value from this data, we recently co-sponsored a survey with the Financial Information Management WBR Insights research division.
Read Article
This website uses cookies.

By continuing to use this website you are giving consent to cookies being used in accordance with the MarkLogic Privacy Statement.