Cloud Infographic: Breaking Apps

Cloud Infographic: Breaking Apps

Cloud Infographic: Breaking Apps CopperEgg continues to blaze a trail through the sometimes dangerous landscape of cloud and IT, delivering its hallmark product to IT managers looking to increase hands-on control over the data and the systems that cover it, by making the upgrading and maintenance of efficiencies much easier. Data is king, and CopperEgg makes useful information on optimum use of servers and systems available by the second, allowing administrators to maintain a far…

10 Cloud-Based Music Apps

10 Cloud-Based Music Apps

10 Cloud-Based Music Apps  As we recently discussed on CloudTweaks, there is a debate around whether it is still necessary to save music files locally. The majority of both artists and consumers now exclusively use electronic means to engage with their media and, unsurprisingly, there are a wide range of cloud-based apps to cover every need. Here we look at some of the options available to both producers and consumers – ranging from the well-known…

Top Cloud Gaming Events Of 2014

Top Cloud Gaming Events Of 2014

Top Cloud Gaming Events of 2014 The cloud gaming industry has begun to grow at a meteoric rate over the past couple of years. The first indication of this impending growth was the announcement of Onlive at the 2009 GDC, wowing industry professionals in the thousands with their revolutionary gaming platform. This trend would continue, with the relatively recent announcement by Sony that they would also be launching their own cloud gaming platform, Playstation Now,…

Concerns With Cloud Security

Concerns With Cloud Security

Cloud security is an evolving sub-domain of information security dedicated to the protection of data, applications and infrastructure values associated with cloud computing. It incorporates a broad set of policies that are driven by the security procedures for providing maximum level of assurance for customers of cloud services. Concerns with Cloud Security Cloud computing is providing new horizons for maintaining organizational assets. But with ease and the convenience also comes the challenge to secure enterprise…

Cloud Infographic: Cloud Adoption

Cloud Infographic: Cloud Adoption

Cloud Adoption “Will cloud live up to its hype” is a question which has become irrelevant now. Looking back now, I’d say the opportunity is much, much bigger than the hype. Perhaps for some companies, the move to the Cloud has been one of the most rewarding experiences in IT investing. Included is an infographic courtesy of Aryaka which also provides some interesting survey results in conjunction with the 2013 Rightscale survey. Infographic Source: Aryaka

Cloud Infographic: Evolution Of The Backup

Cloud Infographic: Evolution Of The Backup

Cloud Infographic: Evolution Of The Backup Even though cloud backup solutions have matured a lot over the past ten years, many enterprises are still in the storage-tape era. Although discs and optical drives were supposed to kill them in the 1990s, tapes have hung on. While consumers have waved goodbye to their VHS and audio cassettes, many enterprises still find tapes indispensable. The primary advantages of tape include low cost, no bandwidth requirements and ease…

Playstation Now: An In-Depth Look At Sony’s Upcoming Cloud Platform

Playstation Now: An In-Depth Look At Sony’s Upcoming Cloud Platform

Playstation Now: An In-Depth Look At Sony’s Upcoming Cloud Platform Sony has long been one of the leading names in electronics in general, and video gaming in specific. The original Playstation console was the first to ever reach 100 million units sold, while the Playstation 2 is currently the top selling console of all time. The most recent release, the Playstation 4, also smashed existing records by selling over one million units within the first…