Steel yourself for the cloud hangover

October 16, 2018

A poll of 250 IT decision makers across North America conducted by managed services provider Softchoice that polled found preparation for cloud initiatives is on track. 83 percent of those polled said they had assessed existing applications to determine if […]

Serverless cloud computing: Don’t go overboard

October 9, 2018

There are lots of big cloud shows coming up, and the core themes will be containers, devops integration, and more serverless computing services, such as databases, middleware, and dev tools. Why the focus on serverless computing? It’s a helpful concept, […]

Splunk Unveils New Version of Flagship Enterprise Platform

October 2, 2018

Data-analytics platform vendor Splunk just released a new version of its Splunk Enterprise platform with a range of updates and improvements designed to make it easier for business users and IT workers to use. Splunk Enterprise 7.2, unveiled here at […]

Deployment Models, Hybrid Cloud

The ever-growing cloud opportunity

October 11, 2018

Via: Thoughts on Cloud

Modernizing existing systems and apps is no small task and transitioning to cloud can be fraught with risk. As a result, most companies are taking a gradual approach to transforming their organizations on the cloud while continuing to control their […]

Cloud Computing Issues

Innovative Phishing Tactic Makes Inroads Using Azure Blob

October 11, 2018

Via: Threat Post

A fresh tactic for phishing Office 365 users employs credential-harvesting forms hosted on Azure Blob storage – signed with legitimate Microsoft SSL certificates to lend an air of legitimacy. Azure Blob Storage is a cloud storage solution for hosting unstructured […]

Cloud clients

Apleona enhances office life with IBM Cloud

October 10, 2018

Via: Thoughts on Cloud

Facility management is a tough sector, with specialized providers competing for market share with each other, as well as with in-house office management departments. In this kind of environment, it’s important to offer something extra to help your company stand […]