Category Archives: Security

Tennessee Lawyers Ethics Board Grapples With Cloud Storage

Tennessee Lawyers Ethics Board Grapples With Cloud Storage

Board Grapples With Cloud Storage One of the major concerns with cloud technology is security. Some companies and analysts worry that leaving sensitive data on the cloud will open organizations to a myriad of risks. While certainly precautions must be taken, it’s questionable whether storying information on the cloud is any more dangerous than storing…

The Pentagon May Go “All Cloud” For Unclassified E-mails

The Pentagon May Go “All Cloud” For Unclassified E-mails

The Pentagon May Go “All Cloud” The Pentagon is considering the idea of hosting its entire unclassified email system on the cloud. Given that the Pentagon employs roughly 1.6 million people, this would be a huge move. Right now the military’s top-brass is simply in the information gathering stage, however, and is gathering opinions from…

Cloud Pinup: Security Scorecard – Highly Automated, Extremely Effective

Cloud Pinup: Security Scorecard – Highly Automated, Extremely Effective

Security Scorecard Security Scorecard offers a fresh approach to online security. Instead of just worrying about a single company’s assets, Security Scorecard’s monitoring services can keep watch over entire ecosystems, monitoring partners and even competitors to watch for vulnerabilities. The monitoring service can also help your company compare its performance with industry standards. Security Scorecard…

IBM Helps Make “Bring Your Own” Cloud Apps Safe For Work

IBM Helps Make “Bring Your Own” Cloud Apps Safe For Work

Cloud Apps Safe For Work One-third of Fortune 1000 Employees Share Sensitive Company Data with Third-Party Apps; IBM Cloud Security Enforcer Helps Organizations to See, Manage and Secure Usage Across Public and Hybrid Cloud Environments ARMONK, New York – September 18, 2015 – IBM today announced new cloud security technology that helps safeguard the increasing use…

Beware The Random Element In Big Data

Beware The Random Element In Big Data

Big Data Analytics In 1983, author Isaac Asimov published a remarkable science fiction anthology called Foundation. Its central theme was the use of mathematical models to envision the progress of civilization and to establish appropriate benchmarks for its successful continuance over thousands of years. In essence, the book focused on big data as the driving…