Backup Reporting Is a Must for Success

September 20, 2018

No one can dispute the importance of backup. After all, good, reliable backups are the backbone of any disaster recovery process. Yet, the news is still rife with articles about companies that have experienced data corruption or loss, only to […]

The worst part about Google’s Inbox assassination

September 13, 2018

You’ve probably heard the news by now: Google is killing off Inbox, its experimental email app that’s lived alongside Gmail for the past four years. The service is set to shut down for good this coming March. When Inbox was […]

SOA versus microservices: What’s the difference?

September 6, 2018

If you work in IT, you might have heard the SOA versus microservices debate. After all, everyone is talking about microservices and agile applications these days. At first glance, the two approaches sound very similar. In some ways, they are. […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

How we did it: 10 hot hybrid-cloud startups to watch

September 18, 2018

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

The selection process for our 10 hot hybrid-cloud startups to watch roundup began with 42 recommendations and nominations that came to me via HARO, LinkedIn, Twitter and subscribers to my Startup50 email newsletter. For this roundup, we focused on hybrid-cloud […]

Service Models, Software as a service (SaaS)

Shadow SaaS | The risks of employee software purchases

September 18, 2018

Via: CompareTheCloud

Confidential information – personally identifiable data, customer data, trade secrets – circulates like a bloodstream through enterprise applications. With security breaches making daily news and regulations like GDPR and Sarbanes-Oxley proliferating, bad data security practices can land organisations in court […]

Cloud Computing Issues

Why aren’t data breaches a thing of the past?

September 17, 2018

Via: CompareTheCloud

The tech industry and the billions of people who populate their platforms are undergoing a reckoning that’s causing many to question the very efficacy of the digital age. This shifting sentiment is a spectacular change for an industry that enjoyed […]