Veracode Recognized As “Leader” In The Gartner Magic Quadrant


Veracode Recognized as “Leader” in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing for Third Consecutive Report BURLINGTON, MA–(Source: Marketwired – Jul 7, 2014) – Veracode, the application security company, today announced that it has been positioned in the “Leaders” quadrant of Gartner, Inc.’s 2014′s “Application Security Testing Magic Quadrant”. The quadrant is based on an

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Staying On Top Of The Cloud: Information Governance


Staying On Top Of The Cloud: Information Governance Information governance is a broad, relative as well as a subjective term! If you simply look it up at Wikipedia, you will find the following definition: “Information governance, or IG, is the set of multi-disciplinary structures, policies, procedures, processes and controls implemented to manage information at an

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What Is A Hybrid Cloud?


What Is A Hybrid Cloud? With the emergence of cloud-computing technology comes the addition of new terminology. The terms public cloud and private cloud are reasonably well understood. However, a hybrid cloud can mean different things to different people. Under The Engine Perhaps the best way to define or explain a hybrid cloud is to

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Why Are Some Businesses Reluctant To Adopt The Internet of Things?


Why Are Some Businesses Reluctant To Adopt The Internet of Things? Although personal users are beginning to embrace the ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT) with vigour (Gartner predict there will be 26 billion installed units by 2020), businesses have been slightly less enthused by its potential – why? Security The most stated reason by professionals is

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Cloud Infographic: Levels Of Big Data Maturity


Cloud Infographic: Levels of Big Data Maturity CloudTweaks has published many articles pertaining to Big Data,  Cloud Adoption as well as a unique article that discusses bridging both Big Data Analytics and Cloud Computing together. Today’s infographic provided by Knowledgent is useful and straight to the point that shows you some excellent key points.  See their Big Data assessment tools

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Why IC3, Why Now?

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Why IC3 (Internet and Computing Core Certification), Why Now? The enterprise IT industry faces a massive transition. The economics of cloud computing are causing IT organizations to rapidly adopt lean practices. The provisioning, installation and management of IT infrastructure is a $400 billion industry, with more than 1 million employees in the US. The quality,

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The Hybrid Cloud: Four Things To Consider When Choosing A Provider


The Hybrid Cloud: Four Things To Consider When Choosing A Provider A hybrid cloud is blend of public and private facilities which allow a business to use and manage some of its own in-house resources whilst also having some provided by external suppliers. After emerging in 2013, this form of cloud computing is now one

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Cloud Infographic: 2014 Digital Business Survey


Cloud Infographic: 2014 Digital Business Survey We’ve found an interesting infographic covering the 2014 Digital Business Survey at Informationweek that uncovers some of the reasons companies have not implemented a digital strategy. The infographic primarily takes a closer look at the differences between smaller and larger based companies.   By Rich Mainhout

Austrian Retail Giant SPAR Chooses SAP HANA Infrastructure From Hitachi Data Systems


European Retailer Relies on SAP HANA In-Memory Computing on the Hitachi Unified Compute Platform to Make Quicker Business Decisions SANTA CLARA, CA–(Source: Marketwired – Jul 1, 2014) – Hitachi Data Systems Corporation (HDS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), today announces that SPAR Austria Group has chosen Hitachi Unified Compute Platform (UCP)

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Wearable Tech – Will It Ever Be Fashionable?


Wearable Tech – Will It Ever Be Fashionable? Wearable tech is taking over the world, and in that sense, it’s already fashionable. As we noted last week, the sector is expected to grow from $14 billion in 2014 to $70+ billion in 2024. But what about ‘high-fashion’? The catwalks and runways of London, Paris, and Milan? Can

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Cloud Computing Adoption In Developing Countries


Cloud Computing Adoption in Developing Countries Cloud computing is one of the latest innovations in the realm of information technology. The ability of cloud computing in processing, transmitting, and storing data makes it increasingly significant in the delivery of public and private services. Cloud computing as a disruptive technology with major implications for markets, economies

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