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Global Cloud

What observability means for cloud operations

November 11, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

Observability is one of those concepts being tossed about these days in the tech press and at cloud computing conferences. Everyone has a definition of what it is and how it’s used. No two are the same. Observability seems to […]


Cloud Security

Lacework releases cloud-native application security service

November 11, 2022

Via: CSO Online

Cloud security vendor Lacework this week announced the availability of a cloud-native application protection platform (CNAPP) for its broader Polygraph Data Platform offering, providing an agentless, low-touch option for organizations looking to improve their application security posture. There are two […]


Global Cloud

Mapping a Cloud Strategy for 2023

November 4, 2022

Via: CIO

Developing a strategy for controlling hard-to-predict cloud costs, remains difficult, especially when considering the new decentralized model of procurement. Consider this: “Any person who can commit code to the cloud can commit your organization to spend,” said Jennifer Hays, senior […]


Global Cloud

3 primo cloud computing jobs in 2023

October 28, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

The question I get asked most often besides, “What is cloud computing?” is “What career path should I take in cloud computing?” I get it. Like almost everyone in the world, you know that the cloud job market is on […]


Cloud Security

Companies Lack Capabilities to Secure Cloud Infrastructure: Report

October 25, 2022

Via: Data Center Knowledge

Businesses lack dedicated security teams focused specifically on protecting cloud resources from threats, and most organizations are in an entry-level phase in terms of their overall cloud security capabilities. These were among the findings of an Osterman Research survey, sponsored […]


Cloud Security

Why you’re getting cloud security wrong

October 25, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

The Cloud Security Alliance, in partnership with security company BigID, released the results of a survey of 1,500 IT and security professionals. They all weighed in on the state of cloud data security in 2022 and had some not-so-surprising data […]


Cloud Security

96% of companies report insufficient security for sensitive cloud data

October 20, 2022

Via: CSO Online

The vast majority of organizations lack confidence in securing their data in cloud, while many companies acknowledge they lack sufficient security even for their most sensitive data, according to a new report by the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA). The CSA […]


Cloud Security

Enhance Cloud Security Posture Management with Confidential VM

October 19, 2022

Via: Info World

The public cloud attracts enterprise customer adoption with its convenient deployment of services and abundant choices of configuration. However, while public cloud service providers offer extensive security for their hosting services, some still debate its trustworthiness and consider them an […]


Cloud Security

Cloud security is the new battle zone

October 11, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

Don’t look now. More than 80% of organizations have experienced a security incident on a cloud platform during the past 12 months according to research from Venafi. Most concerning, almost half of those organizations reported at least four incidents during […]


Cloud Security

Leading Cloud Security Vendors: Categories of Solutions

October 11, 2022

Via: Cloud Tweaks

The cloud has become a vital part of many businesses, large and small. The promise of increased efficiency and agility has drawn organizations to the cloud, but with this move comes new security risks. With so many cloud security vendors […]


Deployment Models, Others

How to Budget Effectively for Multi-Cloud

October 10, 2022

Via: InformationWeek

A growing number of enterprises are transitioning to a multi-cloud approach. By tapping into cloud services provided by several different vendors, adopters gain the flexibility to select services from individual providers based on performance, security, compliance requirements, geographical location, and […]


Global Cloud

Inside the US Army’s ‘warfighting’ cloud

October 6, 2022

Via: CIO

US Army CIO Dr. Raj Iyer is virtually on the front lines of the Russian-Ukrainian war — and it is not an exercise. As part of NATO’s commitment to support Ukraine, a democracy Russia invaded in February, Iyer and his […]


Cloud Security

Defining Cloud Security Audit: What It Is and How It Can Help Your Business

October 4, 2022

Via: Cloud Tweaks

When you’re looking for cloud security, it’s important to know what a cloud security audit is. Simply put, a cloud security audit is the examination of cloud systems and services in order to identify vulnerabilities and risks that could lead […]


Cloud Security

Nearly all firms have suffered cloud security threats this year

September 30, 2022

Via: TechRadar

The vast majority of organizations have suffered at least one cloud-related cybersecurity incident in the last 12 months, a new report from Venafi has claimed. It found that rising complexity, and the lack of clarity over whose responsibility cloud security […]


Cloud Security

Microsoft’s CISO on why cloud matters for security response

September 29, 2022

Via: CIO Dive

Consider the threat landscape an organization must grapple with today. From insider threats to remote ransomware attacks or supply chain software compromises, the watchword is: trust no one. No organization is immune to attacks, especially as sophisticated actors target the […]


Cloud Security

Intruder Alternatives : Some of The Best Options to Keep Your Cloud Secure

September 26, 2022

Via: Cloud Tweaks

There are many Intruder alternative names on the market, but which one is the best for your cloud security needs? Intruder is a popular web application security testing tool, and it offers a wide variety of features to help you […]


Cloud Security

Will the Cloud Kill Security Agents?

September 21, 2022

Via: CSO Online

The “agents or no agents” debate is ancient and eternal. Every decade or so, we go through another round of “agents are terrible, let’s end them” and “we need more visibility and control to secure the system, maybe we’ll call […]


Global Cloud

Oracle Cloud admits users could access other customer data

September 21, 2022

Via: TechRadar

A vulnerability in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) could have allowed basically any user to read and write data belonging to any other OCI customer, researchers have claimed. Experts from cloud security firm Wiz said they stumbled upon the vulnerability when […]


Global Cloud

3 wins and 3 losses for cloud computing

September 20, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

I often go through my old presentations from 2008 and before to review talks about the promise of cloud computing. Keep in mind, I’ve worked in the cloud computing field in one way or another since 1999, and I’ve seen […]


Cloud Security

Cloud security pros expect elevated risk for serious data breaches

September 19, 2022

Via: CIO Dive

The perception of growing risk amid common occurrences accentuates the persistent cloud security challenges organizations confront as they deploy and invest in more cloud infrastructure. System downtime due to misconfiguration and cloud data breaches were the most commonly reported security […]