Category Archives: Security

Gartner Says Organizations Must Prepare For The Security Implications Of The Digital Workplace

Gartner Says Organizations Must Prepare For The Security Implications Of The Digital Workplace

PRESS RELEASE – STAMFORD, Conn., June 9, 2014 Gartner Says Organizations Must Prepare For The Security Implications Of The Digital Workplace Analysts to Focus on Top Security Trends at Gartner’s 2014 Security and Risk Management Summits, June 23-26 in National Harbor, MD, August 25-26 in Sydney, September 8-9 in London and September 15-16 in Dubai Increasing adoption…

Cooks And The Cloud

Cooks And The Cloud

Cooks And The Cloud  Bouillabaisse is a French dish that loosely translates to fish stew. Well-made and it is one of the best dinners you will ever have. Poorly made and you will spend the night wishing you hadn’t stopped by the midnight street Bouillabaisse stand. Bouillabaisse is also a fantastic metaphor for cloud computing.…

New Research Shows High Percentage Of Cloud Apps Not Enterprise Ready

New Research Shows High Percentage Of Cloud Apps Not Enterprise Ready

New Research Shows High Percentage of Cloud Apps Not Enterprise Ready Businesses are becoming increasingly reliant on cloud apps as their usage of cloud-based systems grows. A new report by Netskope, the leader in cloud app analytics and policy enforcement, has highlighted how several apps are getting blocked by network perimeter appliances yet being granted…

Cloud Computing Adoption And Usage In Education

Cloud Computing Adoption And Usage In Education

Cloud computing is an emerging new computing paradigm which can provide computational resources for teaching and learning both cost-effectively and with the flexibility that education requires. Cloud computing provides virtualized resources (such as networks, servers, applications, data storage, and services) as a service over the Internet. Students, teachers and administrative staff can have on-demand access to these resources. Cloud…

Pinup: Skyhigh – Finding And Managing Your Employees’ Cloud Services

Pinup: Skyhigh – Finding And Managing Your Employees’ Cloud Services

Pinup: Skyhigh – Finding And Managing Your Employees’ Cloud Services It would be difficult to argue with the contention that cloud services have truly revolutionized the way we do business and handle information. The capability to access, change and share information, regardless of where you may be, is one of the best ways to grow…

Cloud Computing At Its Best: Multi-Tenant Database Architecture

Cloud Computing At Its Best: Multi-Tenant Database Architecture

Cloud Computing At Its Best: Multi-Tenant Database Architecture Software as a Service (SaaS) denotes a novel and innovative paradigm, and the fact that companies do not have to purchase and maintain their own Information Technology (ICT) infrastructure; instead services from third party are acquired. Multi-tenancy permits SaaS providers to provide similar service to various customers…

Big Data – The Weird And The Wonderful

Big Data – The Weird And The Wonderful

Big Data – The Weird and The Wonderful Everyone who reads this site will be aware of how big data is permeating every aspect of our lives; from advertising to health and from travel to urban planning, big data is increasingly relied upon by companies, individuals and governments. Data doesn’t necessarily have to be useful…

Cloud Storage & Data Security

Cloud Storage & Data Security

Data Security Cloud computing has emerged as an innovative approach to provide computing services. It offers numerous advantages such as fast deployment, lower costs, pay for use, rapid elasticity, scalability, ubiquitous network access, and greater resiliency. One of the primary uses of cloud computing is for data storage. Cloud storage is a model of networked online storage and can…