Firehost Reveals Increases In Cyberattacks In Its Superfecta Report

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Firehost Reveals Increases in Cyberattacks in its Superfecta Report There are always wolves at the door, and they are relentless in both their creativity and determination when it comes to getting in. This is the message that can be gleaned from a report released Tuesday October 22, by FireHost, (www.firehost.com) a provider of managed, secure

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Passing Big Data Through A Drinking Straw

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Passing Big Data Through A Drinking Straw Big Data has all the corporate heads up and about in excitement since it promises to uncover golden nuggets of information out from an ocean of mundane and redundant data. But here’s the problem sticking everybody in the side, Big Data is big, as in it can reach

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Why NSA Revelations Will Be Good For Cloud Security

Why NSA Revelations Will Be Good For Cloud Security Edward Snowden’s recent disclosures, including concerns about the NSA’s ability to break certain types of encryption, and the extent of surveillance on cloud service providers, put the entire cloud industry into an uproar. The bad news is that this has eroded companies’  trust that their data

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Promises, Promises: Has The ERP Promise Finally Become A Reality?

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Promises, Promises: Has the ERP Promise Finally Become a Reality? “You made me promises, promises you knew you’d never keep. Promises, promises why do I believe?” Those of us fortunate, or unfortunate, enough to enjoy the 80’s may remember these lyrics.  The lyrics could have been about the state of ERP before Cloud ERP came

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Cloud Startup: Illumio – The Cloud Security Startup

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Illumio – The Cloud Security Startup That Is Sure To Make Some Noise Whispers are flying around the web of a cloud security startup with all the right building blocks. That startup is none other than Illumio from Santa Clara, which was launched in January of this year. Considering the immense growth and popularity of

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Cloud Infographic: The History Of Managed Service Providers (MSPs)

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Cloud Infographic: The History Of Managed Service Providers (MSPs) Managed Service Providers (or local technology providers) stand to benefit the most from such initiatives because they then earn a chance to develop efficient cloud services that score well on simplicity, security, local orientation and economies of scales. This way, the cloud ecosystems will be sufficiently expanded to

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Take Hold Of Your IT Infrastructure With Virtualization

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Take Hold of Your IT Infrastructure With Virtualization When you think of IT do you think of virtualization? Maybe you haven’t before, but soon you will. IT may bring to mind such things as chaotic troubleshooting and user dilemmas. These, of course, are just a couple of the array of challenges that precede IT specialists

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Cloud Infographic: Where’s Your Data

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Cloud Infographic: Where’s Your Data Big Data is all the rage today. There’s a lot of buzz about how it will transform your business with diagnostics and dashboards distributed directly to business users. The truth is someday Big Data will do just that… if your organization can clear a few hurdles in getting it under

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The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – Music Collection

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The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – Music Collection By David Fletcher *Please Note: All David Fletcher comic images on this site are owned by CloudTweaks.com. If you would like to reuse them on your social media network, please feel free to do so as long as there is a clearly defined link to the original comic source.

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Virtualization: VMware And Hitachi Data Systems Carve A Path Towards Effective Cloud Usage

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Virtualization: VMware and Hitachi Data Systems Carve a Path towards Effective Cloud Usage It appears sometimes that the shift of both technology and mindset to the concept called the cloud is happening extremely quickly, and although innovation and competitiveness are key concerns for any CEO or executive, the speed by which a company’s entire IT

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IBM Bolsters Cloud Portfolio While Infusing Analytics Into New Cloud Offerings

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IBM Bolsters Cloud Portfolio While Infusing Analytics Into New Cloud Offerings Infuses analytics into new cloud offerings to help clients drive business transformation $2 billion SoftLayer investment to underpin its high value cloud capabilities Singapore - 09 Oct 2013: Building on its $2 billion acquisition of SoftLayer, IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a series of new offerings that fuse together

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From Photo Cloud Storage To Video Streaming, Your Life Is In The Cloud

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From Photo Cloud Storage to Video Streaming, Your Life is in the Cloud “Wherever you go, there you are,” is a phrase originally attributed to Confucius, but which also found purchase in the camp sci-fi movie The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension. Though its original purpose (the proverb, not the movie) was

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Cloud Infographic: State Of Application Security

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Cloud Infographic: State Of Application Security Excellent infographic provided courtesy of Quotium which views a number of major concerns based on the perspective of the the security manager. Infographic Source: Quotium