The Need For A Security Incident Response Team

The Need For A Security Incident Response Team

Security Incident Response Team The incidences of modern cyber-attacks are growing, along with their sophistication. Every single weakness, whether technological or human, is being constantly exploited, and the interconnectedness of computers means that a break-in, theft or infection on one system has far-reaching consequences with customers, suppliers and the general public. Network Security Network security is an industry created out of necessity. Company decision-makers must recognize that the sheer variety of attack vectors is something…

Facebook Mobile Internet Traveling To Africa

Facebook Mobile Internet Traveling To Africa

Facebook Mobile Traveling Far And Wide Expanding Internet access has long been among the chief goals of various web companies and tech world leaders. Google, Microsoft, and Facebook have all been working on ways to make the World Wide Web truly world wide. Mind you, the motivations aren’t completely altruistic. The more people on the web, the more people who can sign up for Facebook and use Google Search, among other things. Now, Facebook has…

Amazon Web Service To Launch Big Data Analytics Service

Amazon Web Service To Launch Big Data Analytics Service

‪Amazon Web Services‬ – Space Needle Amazon is planning to launch a new analytics service for its cloud computing platform, sources told the Wall Street Journal. The business intelligence tool, dubbed Space Needle, is expected to be announced this week at the company’s AWS re:Invent conference in Las Vegas. Amazon Web Services (AWS) is made up of computing services, which operate across eleven geographical regions around the world. AWS includes Amazon S3, Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud,…

IoT Rapid Expansion Throughout The World

IoT Rapid Expansion Throughout The World

IoT Rapid Expansion Cyber Physical Systems (CPS) are a nomenclature used to define the world beyond IoT devices. CPS includes the robotic and automation systems that interact with the IoT devices. Based on that changing landscape I have come to realize that CPS and by default IoT devices actually have three distinct concerns. The three areas outside of the CPS/IoT that have great bearing are Access, Power and Data. Power in that each of the…

5 Reasons Why Your Startup Will Grow Faster In The Cloud

5 Reasons Why Your Startup Will Grow Faster In The Cloud

Cloud Startup Fast-tracking Start-ups face many challenges, the biggest of which is usually managing growth. A start-up that does not grow is at constant risk of failure, whereas a new business that grows faster than expected may be hindered by operational constraints, such as a lack of staff, workspace and networks. It is an unfortunate fact that many start-ups fail in the first five years, in fact, according to Forbes, 8 in 10 new businesses…

The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – Compliance

The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – Compliance

By Christian Mirra Please feel free to share our comics via social media networks such as Twitter with a clear attribution (Twitter example: via @cloudtweaks) to the original comic source. If you are a company brand looking to utilize our comics to generate leads to a specific landing page, newsletter, presentation or social media campaign, you can contact us regarding commercial licensing rates. Enjoy!

Cloud Pinup: NodePrime In Prime Position To Dominate Datacenter Industry

Cloud Pinup: NodePrime In Prime Position To Dominate Datacenter Industry

Cloud Pinup: NodePrime Datacenters are a huge industry, especially in the age of cloud computing. Managing datacenters is no easy task, however with the list of concerns being nearly endless. Hardware failures, security breaches, traffic overloads, the list of challenges faced by a datacenter is extensive, to say the least. Understandably, many companies face challenges when trying to manage their datacenters, and at times these challenges can be overwhelming. NodePrime aims to fix that. NodePrime…

Microsoft And Google End Their Five Year Patent War

Microsoft And Google End Their Five Year Patent War

Microsoft And Google End Patent War Battles over intellectual property and the myriad of on-going court cases between nearly every major technology player (and also a huge number of smaller players) have been among the few news headlines able to steal thunder from the launches of the latest and greatest iPhone, or other top tier smartphones. The battles have raged, often quite publicly, as lawyers and companies have duked it out over patents on essentially…