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Cloud Computing Issues

Centralized security in the cloud is the best security model

October 19, 2017

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

It’s 6:00 a.m. on a Monday morning. You get an automated text from your security systems that a DDOS attack was attempted, but new security policies downloaded several hours earlier proactively protected the systems from the attacking IP address. All […]


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Don’t be the fool in the cloud

October 19, 2017

Via: Computerworld

When I hear people worrying about cloud security, they’re usually shaking in their boots about some obscure bug beyond their control. Ha! Ordinary, stupid human mistakes are more than bad enough. For example, Accenture left hundreds of gigabytes of private user […]


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Why you Should ‘Google it’ when it Comes to Cloud Infrastructure

October 17, 2017

Via: CompareTheCloud

Ask me a year ago whether I’d recommend Google Cloud Platform to a client and you’d get a very different answer to the one I’d give today. Google has taken impressive strides in this market and now offers a very […]


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Cloud Computing & The Modern Age

October 11, 2017

Via: CompareTheCloud

In today’s world, the Internet and technology have become very common in companies of all sizes. People using the Internet, the speed of information response, together with a variety of electronic devices and bigger storage capacities, has brought forth a […]


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Safer but not immune: Cloud lessons from the Equifax breach

October 9, 2017

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

I’ve stopped covering breaches. First, because clouds are nowhere to be found among them. (The focus of this blog is advice to enterprises that are moving, or have moved, to cloud computing.) Second, because it just seems like piling on […]


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How long it takes to move a workload to the cloud

October 9, 2017

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

I get this question all the time: How long will it take to move a certain number of applications to the cloud? Of course, they get the standard consultant answer: “It depends.” But there are some rules of thumb that […]


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Admit your mistakes if you want to succeed in the cloud

October 9, 2017

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

It’s 8:00 a.m. and I get a call from a client. It sounds like the workloads that the CIO had IT move to public cloud are not performing well. The data, by the way, was left on-premises, so all database […]


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Driving Transformation? It is possible to predict the future.

October 5, 2017

Via: Cloud Tweaks

Previously, I wrote about the criticality of defining the Vision for your transformation – what is your real objective, how will it transform your business and what will be the outcome for your customers. But as Henry Ford said, “Vision without execution is […]


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How to Blend Backup and High Availability

September 7, 2017

Via: Talkin' Cloud

Backup and high availability are both essential forms of protection that fulfill different roles within a data protection strategy. So which type of protection is right for different systems? According to recent analyst reports, experts recommend a blended approach that […]


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5 Ways the Cloud and IoT Have Transformed the Transportation Industry

September 6, 2017

Via: Cloud Tweaks

The Internet of Things has caused many industries to evolve – but few more than transportation. Here are just a few ways it’s changed the delivery of goods. Remember when websites like eBay and Amazon were in their infancy? When […]