Big Data Breaches Found With Major Email Providers

Big Data Breaches Found With Major Email Providers

Big Data Breaches Found Hundreds of millions of hacked user names and passwords for email accounts and other websites are being traded in Russia’s criminal underworld, a security expert told Reuters. The discovery of 272.3 million stolen accounts included a majority of users of Mail.ru (MAILRq.L), Russia’s most popular email service, and smaller fractions of Google, Yahoo and Microsoft email users, said Alex Holden, founder and chief information security officer of Hold Security. It is…

The Four C’s – Cloud, Culture, Clash, Change

The Four C’s – Cloud, Culture, Clash, Change

The Cloud, Culture, Clash, Change “I told the new CTO that this cloud stuff was BS. He came charging in with this ‘cloud first policy’ and look what happened. Previously rock solid systems that had worked for years slowed down and had outages as we tried to run them on the cloud. I doubt that the fantasy business case he came up with will ever be validated. We got guys who have been with us…

Upwork Causes Stir In Freelance Marketplace Due To New Pricing

Upwork Causes Stir In Freelance Marketplace Due To New Pricing

Upwork Freelance Marketplace The Upwork freelance marketplace is one of the largest global platforms supporting freelance work, has made a significant change to their terms of service that has a lot of users, both client- and freelancer-side, in an uproar. At the end of 2013, Elance and oDesk, two of the largest freelancing marketplaces on the web, announced a merger, and in 2015 the company relaunched under the name Upwork. Though the oDesk platform was…

The Multi Cloud Approach

The Multi Cloud Approach

The Multi Cloud The multi-cloud approach, spreading cloud apps across different service providers, is a new trend that might compete or integrate with hybrid cloud, depending on how users and providers choose to implement it. Though business leaders readily accept the need for cloud adoption with its reduced CapEx disbursement and speedy access to the best and latest resources, many fear locking themselves into a single service provider. Others make use of multiple providers in…

Government Involvement Required To Propel Canada’s Tech Industry

Government Involvement Required To Propel Canada’s Tech Industry

Canadian FinTech Argues Government Participation Needed to Help Industry Flourish VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(Marketwired – May 3, 2016) – Last month, Scotiabank’s CEO argued that the future of Canadian innovation relies primarily on the private sector to close the productivity gap between Canada and its international counterparts. However, when it comes to FinTech and other budding technologies, there is much that must be done at the government level – from education and training, retention, regulation, and…

How Big Data Can Impact Marketing Sector

How Big Data Can Impact Marketing Sector

Big Data Marketing Sector It would be an understatement to say the era of big data is upon us. If you have been living under a rock, then you should know that big data means a collection of data which is so complex and large that it cannot be processed by traditional ways. And it is increasing by every day. According to this report, big data generation will increase by 4,3000 per cent. This big data…

Taking Your Access Governance Processes To The Cloud

Taking Your Access Governance Processes To The Cloud

Access Governance Access governance is a growing market in many different industries across the United States and beyond. Companies are investing money in access governance solutions to efficiently improve processes and ensure security of their networks, without a great deal of effort. As the cloud has become more of a standard in every organization, how does access governance apply to the cloud? Let us first look at exactly what it is. The Importance of Access…

How Cloud Computing Is Changing The Retail Game

How Cloud Computing Is Changing The Retail Game

Cloud Computing Retail The retail industry is constantly evolving to meet the ever-changing needs of consumers. This transformation is influenced by e-commerce, social networking and the latest technologies. Today’s shoppers expect a connected and interactive consumer experience from start to finish. According to a report by the National Retail Federation, it is a projected that retail sales (this includes automobiles, gas stations, and restaurants) will grow at around 3.1% this year – that is higher…