Category: Public Cloud

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

The alliances between public cloud and EHR providers will totally upend your digital transformation Plans

October 21, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Microsoft announced a new strategic alliance with Epic Systems that will bring providers using Epic an integrated Teams experience within their electronic health record (EHR) clinical workflows. In a Forrester-HIMSS (Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society) April-May survey of health […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Yotascale raises a $13M Series B to help companies track and manage their cloud spends

October 12, 2020

Via: Tech Crunch

These days when you found a startup, you don’t go out and buy a rack of servers. And you don’t build an in-house datacenter team. Instead, you farm out your infrastructure needs to the major cloud platforms, namely Amazon AWS, […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Best cloud storage services: From Google Drive to Dropbox, the top options for business

October 9, 2020

Via: ZDnet

These days, when so many of us are working from home, having reliable cloud storage is more important than ever. It all started in 2007, when Drew Houston, Dropbox’s CEO, got sick and tired of losing his USB drive. So, […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

A Beginner’s Guide to Azure File Storage

October 8, 2020

Via: CompareTheCloud

Azure File Storage (AFS) enables you to store and manage file directories in the cloud, and access your data via Server Message Block (SMB). You can use AFS to share files across multiple machines, and distribute storage with automatic, local […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

NSW government sets public cloud as default standard for agencies

October 2, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Adopting public cloud will now be the default for all government state agencies under a new principle that has been introduced by the New South Wales government under its new cloud strategy. Under the new principle, Minister for Customer Service […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Google Cloud Buckets Exposed in Rampant Misconfiguration

September 22, 2020

Via: Threat Post

Six percent of all Google Cloud buckets are misconfigured and left open to the public internet, for anyone to access their contents. In a survey of 2,064 Google Cloud buckets by Comparitech, 131 of them were found to be vulnerable […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Equifax goes all in on the public cloud

September 17, 2020

Via: CIO

Ask almost any CIO whether they would re-platform their business in the cloud, given the budget, time and technical resources, and the answer would unequivocally be yes. But standardizing on a cloud platform during a global pandemic adds an unexpected […]

Deployment Models, Global Cloud, Public Cloud

Why cloud providers are top targets for phishing attacks

September 15, 2020

Via: CASB and Cloud Cybersecurity Solutions

84.7% of cyberattacks involve phishing. In such a scenario, it becomes very important to understand the various ways a phishing attack could occur. Phishing URLs are commonly found on cloud providers. This article will take you through why cloud providers […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Google Cloud adds slew of execs as it builds out its industry, vertical focus

September 10, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Google Cloud is filling out its executive ranks as it focuses its industries including supply chain, logistics, transportation, financial services, and healthcare. The company outlined the following hires: Hans Thalbauer joins Google Cloud as managing director, global supply chain, logistics, […]

Deployment Models, Public Cloud

Cloud migration gets harder

August 25, 2020

Via: InfoWorld Cloud Computing

The chart below depicts the number of applications migrated over time in blue, and the degree of difficulty of moving those applications in orange. This is a fictional collection of applications; however, the concept that difficulty increases the more you […]