Category Archives: Cloud Computing

The Shared Burden of Cloud Data Security & Compliance

The Shared Burden of Cloud Data Security & Compliance

By Gerry Grealish, Chief Marketing Officer, Perspecsys Data security remains a top concern for enterprises deploying popular cloud applications. While most will instinctively think of cloud data security and compliance as being handled only by IT departments, many enterprises are realizing that all aspects of security – from selecting a cloud service provider (CSP) to monitoring…

How Developers Should Adapt to Apple Watch

How Developers Should Adapt to Apple Watch

In our latest Ask a Dev video, iOS architect Kevin Harwood discusses what the Apple Watch means for developers. Apple finally unveiled in early September that its long-rumored wearable will be available in 2015. They also confirmed it will run on its own custom operating system, Watch OS. While there are still a lot of…

Going Global With The Cloud: Anywhere, Anytime Access

Going Global With The Cloud: Anywhere, Anytime Access

Let’s cut right to the chase… Lots of companies have offered 24/7 availability of systems and data to their customers and employees for years. What else is new? What’s new is that a cloud computing environment can make 24/7 availability possible for small and medium size enterprises (SMEs). (Infographic Source:Towergate) Previously, only organizations with robust IT…

CloudSigma Launches Native Oracle Solaris-Based IaaS Offering For The Enterprise

CloudSigma Launches Native Oracle Solaris-Based IaaS Offering For The Enterprise

Powered by Oracle’s latest generation SPARC hardware platform, CloudSigma brings its flexible infrastructure-as-a-service approach to Solaris and the heart of enterprise computing Palo Alto, California – September 30, 2014 – CloudSigma, a public cloud IaaS provider with advanced hybrid hosting solutions, today announced the launch of a SPARC and Oracle Solaris-driven  infrastructure-as-a-service offering leveraging Oracle…

Windows 9: What It Must Accomplish For Microsoft (MSFT)

Windows 9: What It Must Accomplish For Microsoft (MSFT)

Windows 9 has to retain the company’s installed base in its ecosystem so that the company can generate more revenue through cloud-based subscription products such as Office 365 and Azure. The operating system will be key to a recurring revenue stream. Read the source article at Seeking Alpha

Microsoft to tap $2-trillion Indian cloud market

Microsoft to tap $2-trillion Indian cloud market

Microsoft announced plans Tuesday to offer its commercial cloud services from Indian data centres as it seeks to tap what it calls a $2-trillion market in the country where Internet use is growing rapidly. The move is part of the US tech giant’s strategy to prepare … Read the source article at World News

Cloud services expand mobile performance testing tools

Cloud services expand mobile performance testing tools

Fotolia. Cloud services expand mobile performance testing tools. by Valerie Silverthorne. Mobile applications have created a lot of problems for software testers. Mobile performance testing tools vendors now look to the cloud for ways to solve those problems. Read the source article at searchsoftwarequality.techtarget.com

Big Data And Global Trend Monitoring: The Language Gap

Big Data And Global Trend Monitoring: The Language Gap

Big Data and Global Trend Monitoring: The Language Gap Data traces left by humans both on the internet and elsewhere allow marketers to find trending products; organizations can detect potential health hazards and epidemies; researchers can gain valuable insights on the way ideas spread; and so on. However, all of this depends on that they…