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Cloud Infographic: Losing The Cyberwar To Hackers

Cloud Infographic: Losing The Cyberwar To Hackers

Losing The Cyberwar To Hackers Much of the discussion lately has been around the JP Morgan security breach. There are also growing concerns that other companies may have been infiltrated as well which is not a surprise considering the ruthless nature of cyberwar. Security will always be an issue and something businesses must continuously prepare…

Knots And Cloud Service Providers

Knots And Cloud Service Providers

How Do These Two Compare? In Boy Scouts, I learned how to tie knots. The quickest knot you can tie is the slipknot. It’s very effective for connecting one thing to another via the rope you have. It was used in setting up tents, mooring boats to docks temporarily and lifting your food up into…

Business boot camp for budding startups

Business boot camp for budding startups

Creating the next Uber or Facebook may be the dream of many tech entrepreneurs, but it’s only a small band that ever get to make it happen. Read the source article at CNN.com International

How to Choose the Right Storage Infrastructure

How to Choose the Right Storage Infrastructure

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ —   Cloud storage is one of the most prominent and fastest growing cloud services. According to Frost & Sullivan research, worldwide revenues for on-demand … Read the source article at ca.finance.yahoo.com

HP’s split doesn’t help its cloud outlook

HP’s split doesn’t help its cloud outlook

One of the rationales behind Hewlett-Packard’s decision to split itself into two companies — one focused on PCs and printers, the other on enterprise gear and services — is to be more focused and more nimble by being smaller. When it comes to the cloud, which HP brings up often, HP is neither inferior nor superior.…

EU Probes Amazon Tax Affairs

EU Probes Amazon Tax Affairs

European Union regulators opened a formal probe into Amazon’s tax arrangements in Luxembourg, snaring another major U.S. company in a high-profile investigation that has already spread to Apple and Starbucks. Read the source article at online.wsj.com

Airbnb And Amazon Web Services – An Unlikely Friendship

Airbnb And Amazon Web Services – An Unlikely Friendship

Airbnb and Amazon Web Services Since its launch six years ago, Airbnb has become synonymous with the home rental market. The premise of the firm was simple enough – allowing homeowners to find willing renters and holidaymakers for their properties without the cost, contracts and time associated with traditional estate agents – but the underlying…

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Churning It Up In The Cloud

Churning It Up In The Cloud

Churning The Corner With SaaS Applications There’s plenty of research that backs up our reasoning for a move to the cloud. Forrester Research claims that the public cloud computing market will reach $191bn in 2020 (everyone else is doing it); Peer1Hosting claims that 49% of IT decision makers are doing it to reduce costs (everyone…

The Growth Of Rampant Digital Diseases

The Growth Of Rampant Digital Diseases

Rampant Digital Diseases Keeping ‘Rombertik’ at Bay – The New Malware that Destroys Hard-Drives A new form of malware is still on the loose, and this one takes malicious to a whole new level. Nicknamed ‘Rombertik’ by Cisco Systems, the malware attempts to infiltrate the victim’s browser to procure confidential information; fairly standard operating procedure…

Will Your Internet of Things Device Testify Against You?

Will Your Internet of Things Device Testify Against You?

Will Your Internet of Things Device Testify Imagine this:  Your wearable device is subpoenaed to testify against you.  You were driving when you were over the legal alcohol limit and data from a smart Breathalyzer device is used against you. Some might argue that such a use case could potentially safeguard society. However, it poses…


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