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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 […]


Cloud Computing Issues

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 […]


Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

What is hybrid cloud computing?

October 18, 2017

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

Hybrid cloud: Many believe it’s the eventual state that most businesses will operate in – some infrastructure resources on premises, others in the public cloud. Others believe it’s a term that has been muddled by varied definitions from a range […]


Cloud clients

IBM’s cloud, cybersecurity and data analytics business rose 11 percent to $8.8 billion in the quarter

October 18, 2017

Via: Cloud Tweaks

IBM shares surged 5 percent on Wednesday after the world’s first big computing company beat expectations on third-quarter revenue and gave an outlook that hinted it was back on a growth track after six years in retreat. There was no […]


Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

Mixing and matching massively hybrid applications: the future of cloud

October 17, 2017

Via: Network World Cloud Computing

A year ago, IDC told us that 68 percent of organizations have adopted cloud for enterprise applications—and that it’s not just about cost, but about revenue increases as well. That study also says that 73 percent of respondents, who spanned […]


Cloud Computing Issues

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 […]


Cloud clients

Why Certification Matters for Cloud Service Providers

October 13, 2017

Via: Cloud Tweaks

As of 2017, the concept of “cloud” has become more of a norm for companies and organizations worldwide. Most now use cloud service providers (CSPs) for some part of their business, and cloud has grown from simply being an IT […]


Deployment Models, Others

Will Multi-Clouds Play Nice Together?

October 13, 2017

Via: Cloud Expo

The last two years has seen discussions about cloud computing evolve from the public / private / hybrid split to the reality that most enterprises will be creating a complex, multi-cloud strategy. Companies are wary of committing all of their […]


Cloud Computing Issues

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 […]


Cloud clients

IBM and VMware Partnership Speeds Cloud Adoption in the Enterprise

October 10, 2017

Via: Cloud Tweaks

Today at VMworld® Europe 2017, IBM (NYSE: IBM) and VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW) announced that more than 1,400 enterprises in nearly every industry around the world are extending their VMware environments to the IBM Cloud. Through the partnership, clients such as Honeywell International […]