Cloud Infographic: Big Data Retail Revolution

Cloud Infographic: Big Data Retail Revolution

Cloud Infographic: Big Data Retail Revolution We’ve been covering Big Data a fair bit over the years on CloudTweaks. Most recently we’ve taken a unique look at Big Data in a whole different light. Such as Big Data in the Film Industry, Sports and even in Space. Which leads us to one of the largest areas of interest in which…

The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – Humongous Data

The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – Humongous Data

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Cloud Infographic: A War Of Ideas – Apple vs Google

Cloud Infographic: A War Of Ideas – Apple vs Google

Cloud Infographic: A War Of Ideas – Apple vs Google Each week CloudTweaks reviews a number of infographics and this particular infographic stands out due to the sheer popularity between the two companies. Many are adamant Apple fans while others align with Google with perhaps most people neutral in their alliance. Where do you fit?…

10 Excellent Cloud Applications For SMEs

10 Excellent Cloud Applications For SMEs

Cloud Applications For SMEs Cloud applications and services are rapidly replacing traditional desktop apps in the workplace. To new users the number of apps available can be overwhelming, with hundreds of choices on everything from CRM software to Budget Management. As part of a new series here at CloudTweaks, we take a look at ten…

Pinup: AppZero Simplifies The Process Of Migrating

Pinup: AppZero Simplifies The Process Of Migrating

AppZero Simplifies the Process of Migrating Windows Server Applications onto the Cloud AppZero is a cloud computing startup that offers services for moving applications across cloud or database servers. The company developed its own unique technology, called “Zapp extraction”, to make the usually complex process of application migration simple enough to be completed with just…

Best Cloud Storage Options For Cash-Strapped Startups

Best Cloud Storage Options For Cash-Strapped Startups

Best Cloud Storage Options For Cash-Strapped Startups. Edit: March 14th, 2014 – Since our article went up yesterday morning, Google has updated and lowered their prices. They now have the lowest cost of the 3 providers. Startups have a ton of things on their plate, and IT services should be working for them, instead of…

DreamHost Looks To Capture CDN Marketshare With New Offering

DreamHost Looks To Capture CDN Marketshare With New Offering

DreamHost Announces DreamSpeed CDN, High Speed Content Delivery Network Powered by Fastly, fully integrated with DreamObjects LOS ANGELES, California—March 12th, 2014—DreamHost®, a global leader in Web hosting and cloud services for entrepreneurs and developers, today announced DreamSpeed CDN, a new, high speed content delivery network tightly integrated with DreamObjects – DreamHost’s eminently available and devastatingly…

Whitepapers: Security Trends 2014

Whitepapers: Security Trends 2014

Whitepapers: Security Trends 2014 “Security Trends 2014“ Find out which security trends that occurred in 2013 are continuing into 2014, along with a few new emerging trends. Several security concerns examined in this paper have grown more significant over the last year. Now more than ever, the risks are greater and the stakes are higher.…

How Formal Verification Can Thwart Change-Induced Network Outages and Breaches

How Formal Verification Can Thwart Change-Induced Network Outages and Breaches

How Formal Verification Can Thwart  Breaches Formal verification is not a new concept. In a nutshell, the process uses sophisticated math to prove or disprove whether a system achieves its desired functional specifications. It is employed by organizations that build products that absolutely cannot fail. One of the reasons NASA rovers are still roaming Mars…

Are Cloud Solutions Secure Enough Out-of-the-box?

Are Cloud Solutions Secure Enough Out-of-the-box?

Out-of-the-box Cloud Solutions Although people may argue that data is not safe in the Cloud because using cloud infrastructure requires trusting another party to look after mission critical data, cloud services actually are more secure than legacy systems. In fact, a recent study on the state of cloud security in the enterprise market revealed that…

Data Breaches: Incident Response Planning – Part 1

Data Breaches: Incident Response Planning – Part 1

Incident Response Planning – Part 1 The topic of cybersecurity has become part of the boardroom agendas in the last couple of years, and not surprisingly — these days, it’s almost impossible to read news headlines without noticing yet another story about a data breach. As cybersecurity shifts from being a strictly IT issue to…

Having Your Cybersecurity And Eating It Too

Having Your Cybersecurity And Eating It Too

The Catch 22 The very same year Marc Andreessen famously said that software was eating the world, the Chief Information Officer of the United States was announcing a major Cloud First goal. That was 2011. Five years later, as both the private and public sectors continue to adopt cloud-based software services, we’re interested in this…

Staying on Top of Your Infrastructure-as-a-Service Security Responsibilities

Staying on Top of Your Infrastructure-as-a-Service Security Responsibilities

Infrastructure-as-a-Service Security It’s no secret many organizations rely on popular cloud providers like Amazon and Microsoft for access to computing infrastructure. The many perks of cloud services, such as the ability to quickly scale resources without the upfront cost of buying physical servers, have helped build a multibillion-dollar cloud industry that continues to grow each…