Windows 9: What It Must Accomplish For Microsoft (MSFT)

Windows 9: What It Must Accomplish For Microsoft (MSFT)

Windows 9 has to retain the company’s installed base in its ecosystem so that the company can generate more revenue through cloud-based subscription products such as Office 365 and Azure. The operating system will be key to a recurring revenue stream. Read the source article at Seeking Alpha

Microsoft to tap $2-trillion Indian cloud market

Microsoft to tap $2-trillion Indian cloud market

Microsoft announced plans Tuesday to offer its commercial cloud services from Indian data centres as it seeks to tap what it calls a $2-trillion market in the country where Internet use is growing rapidly. The move is part of the US tech giant’s strategy to prepare … Read the source article at World News

Cloud services expand mobile performance testing tools

Cloud services expand mobile performance testing tools

Fotolia. Cloud services expand mobile performance testing tools. by Valerie Silverthorne. Mobile applications have created a lot of problems for software testers. Mobile performance testing tools vendors now look to the cloud for ways to solve those problems. Read the source article at searchsoftwarequality.techtarget.com

Big Data And Global Trend Monitoring: The Language Gap

Big Data And Global Trend Monitoring: The Language Gap

Big Data and Global Trend Monitoring: The Language Gap Data traces left by humans both on the internet and elsewhere allow marketers to find trending products; organizations can detect potential health hazards and epidemies; researchers can gain valuable insights on the way ideas spread; and so on. However, all of this depends on that they…

New AlgoSec Survey Reveals Huge Challenge To Unify Security Policy Management

New AlgoSec Survey Reveals Huge Challenge To Unify Security Policy Management

New AlgoSec Survey Reveals Huge Challenge to Unify Security Policy Management Across On-Premise and Public Cloud Environments  Survey Highlights Need to Increase Visibility, Create New Workflows and Compliance Processes, and Reconsider Team Responsibilities to Secure Network Access in a Hybrid Environment Boston, MA – (September 30, 2014) – AlgoSec, the market leader for Security Policy…

Meeting At Cloud Apps World – Free To Attend

Meeting At Cloud Apps World – Free To Attend

In cooperation with our media partners, we are excited to announce the upcoming Cloud Conference at Apps World Europe. The Cloud Apps conference is going to cover the cloud landscape and provide an assessment for diverse options and tools available in the field. Thus, Cloud Apps aims to highlight the importance of the mentioned tools…

Alca-Lu spinoff Nuage plugs into Oracle SDN

Alca-Lu spinoff Nuage plugs into Oracle SDN

Integrated with OpenStack under Oracle Linux Alcatel-Lucent’s Nuage software-defined networking (SDN) venture has announced that it’s adding Oracle OpenStack for Oracle Linux integration to its stack.… Read the source article at The Register

You Say You Want a Revolution?

You Say You Want a Revolution?

It’s easy in our jobs as marketers to get caught in the day-to-day marketing march. We know everything there is to know about email deliverability…or search campaign optimization…or responsive design. When events hit our calendar we get a chance to lift our heads, look around, eat massive amounts of salty snack food, wear our comfortable…

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The Big Data Movement Gets Bigger

The Big Data Movement Gets Bigger

The Big Data Movement In recent years, Big Data and Cloud relations have been growing steadily. And while there have been many questions raised around how best to use the information being gathered, there is no question that there is a real future between the two. The growing importance of Big Data Scientists and the…

15 Cloud Data Performance Monitoring Companies

15 Cloud Data Performance Monitoring Companies

Cloud Data Performance Monitoring Companies (Updated: Originally Published Feb 9th, 2015) We have decided to put together a small list of some of our favorite cloud performance monitoring services. In this day and age it is extremely important to stay on top of critical issues as they arise. These services will accompany you in monitoring…

Cloud Computing – The Real Story Is About Business Strategy, Not Technology

Cloud Computing – The Real Story Is About Business Strategy, Not Technology

Enabling Business Strategies The cloud is not really the final destination: It’s mid-2015, and it’s clear that the cloud paradigm is here to stay. Its services are growing exponentially and, at this time, it’s a fluid model with no steady state on the horizon. As such, adopting cloud computing has been surprisingly slow and seen more…

The Cloud Above Our Home

The Cloud Above Our Home

Our Home – Moving All Things Into The Cloud The promise of a smart home had excited the imagination of the movie makers long ago. If you have seen any TV shows in the nineties or before, the interpretation presented itself to us as a computerized personal assistant or a robot housekeeper. It was smart,…

Cloud Security Risks: The Top 8 According To ENISA

Cloud Security Risks: The Top 8 According To ENISA

Cloud Security Risks Does cloud security risks ever bother you? It would be weird if it didn’t. Cloud computing has a lot of benefits, but also a lot of risks if done in the wrong way. So what are the most important risks? The European Network Information Security Agency did extensive research on that, and…

A New CCTV Nightmare: Botnets And DDoS attacks

A New CCTV Nightmare: Botnets And DDoS attacks

Botnets and DDoS Attacks There’s just so much that seems as though it could go wrong with closed-circuit television cameras, a.k.a. video surveillance. With an ever-increasing number of digital eyes on the average person at all times, people can hardly be blamed for feeling like they’re one misfortune away from joining the ranks of Don’t…

5 Essential Cloud Skills That Could Make Or Break Your IT Career

5 Essential Cloud Skills That Could Make Or Break Your IT Career

5 Essential Cloud Skills Cloud technology has completely changed the infrastructure and internal landscape of both small businesses and large corporations alike. No professionals in any industry understand this better than IT pros. In a cutthroat field like IT, candidates have to be multi-faceted and well-versed in the cloud universe. Employers want to know that…

The Business of Security: Avoiding Risks

The Business of Security: Avoiding Risks

The Business of Security Security is one of those IT concerns that aren’t problematic until disaster strikes. It might be tomorrow, it could be next week or next year. The fact is that poor security leaves businesses wide open for data loss and theft. News outlets just skim the surface, but hackers cost business up…

Cloud Infographic – Big Data Predictions By 2023

Cloud Infographic – Big Data Predictions By 2023

Big Data Predictions By 2023 Everything we do online from social networking to e-commerce purchases, chatting, and even simple browsing yields tons of data that certain organizations collect and poll together with other partner organizations. The results are massive volumes of data, hence the name “Big Data”. This includes personal and behavioral profiles that are stored, managed, and…

Cloud Computing – The Game Changer

Cloud Computing – The Game Changer

Global Cloud Index In October, Cisco released its Global Cloud Index (GCI) report for 2014-2019, projecting a near 3-fold growth of global data center traffic, with predictions that this traffic will reach 8.6 zettabytes (cloud data center traffic) and 10.4 zettabytes (total data center traffic) per year in 2019 and 80% of it will come…