Cloud News Round Up February 9th

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Here is your cloud news round up for the week. SaaS Startup Domo Raises $125 Million in New Round of Funding – If there was anything to suggest that SaaS is a highly lucrative business, then this is it. Cloud technology has so much potential, in fact, that Domo (a startup spin-off from Omniture, another startup

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Cloud Infographic – Mobile Security Survey

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Mobile and Cloud Security has been discussed on CloudTweaks many times over the years. This is a topic of much interest to many for several reasons.  Attached is an infographic found over at: InformationWeek By Walter Bailey

Cloud Infographic: Most Used Cloud Apps

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Cloud app and analytics company, Netskope released its quarterly Cloud Report. The new report reveals that enterprise employees are using an average of 397 different cloud apps (most of which are unsanctioned), when IT estimated they have 40-50 — that’s a tenfold underestimation. Below is an infographic provided courtesy of the group at Netskope which goes into further detail.

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Cloud Infographic: Personal Data Security

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Recently, Dashlane released a report that analyzed the password policies of the top 100 e-commerce sites. The results of this report are staggering. They demonstrate that the majority of the top e-commerce sites fail to comply with the recommended password security principles. In their infographic titled “The Illusion of Personal Data Security in E-commerce”, they

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Cloud Infographic: Risky Data

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Cloud Infographic: Risky Data Regulatory compliance and risk of a data breach are forcing financial institutions to implement more stringent policies and procedures. With the cost of a security breach far outweighing the cost of a solution, the benefits of Single Sign-On (SSO) and strong authentication are too significant to pass up. If you are

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Cloud Infographic: Cloud Complexity

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Cloud Infographic: Cloud Complexity Here is an excellent infographic provided by the group at simplified which outlines a number of the challenges and complexities when looking to implement new cloud based services into your business. Infographic Source:  Symplified

Cloud Infographic: IT Business Continuity

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Cloud Infographic: IT Business Continuity Axcient, business continuity provider, has introduced a new infographic depicting the common issues IT professionals face when on vacation, in addition to how downtime affects the rest of their organizations. Some of the notable stats include: • 72 percent of IT managers have had at least one vacation interrupted during the

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Cloud Infographic: Holiday Shopping Downtime

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Cloud Infographic: Holiday Shopping Downtime This research clearly shows that e-retailers need to get the basics of website performance right in order to maximize online sales during the holiday season – and the cloud can help them accomplish that. For example, an optimized website and proper load testing are crucial to ensure that online retailers

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Cloud Infographic: Keeping Your Business Safe Online

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Cloud Infographic: Keeping Your Business Safe Online Today’s information security teams increasingly rely on security systems with big data capabilities. In order to seek out and detect today’s complex advanced persistent threats you need to monitor network, host and application behavior across your organization’s IT data. Read this white paper to understand the evolving security

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Cloud Infographic: 5 Steps To ERP Profitability

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Cloud Infographic: 5 Steps To ERP Profitability To continue with our discussion surrounding the benefits of ERP as seen in our article this morning.  Provided is a very useful infographic by the group at Exact MAX which continues to highlight some of the additional benefits. Infographic Source: Exact MAX

Let’s Talk Big Data

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Let’s Talk Big Data More and more consumer data is collected every day. In fact, according to an infograph provided by Elexio, 90% of it was produced and collected these past couple of years. From how we use our credit cards, which stores we shop at and how we use social platforms, data is being

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Cloud Infographic: Reasons To Adopt Cloud Accounting In 2014

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Cloud Infographic: Reasons To Adopt Cloud AccountingIn 2014 Any small business owner knows that bookkeeping is a necessary evil that takes time and energy away from the revenue-earning aspects of the business. It can be frustrating to try and keep track of all of the transactions associated with your business. It can be complicated further

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Cloud Infographic: Paper Vs Big Data In US Healthcare

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Cloud Infographic: Paper Vs Big Data In US Healthcare The healthcare industry has been making its move toward technology, putting iPads and tablets into the hands of healthcare professionals and now, the latest big move has been adopting the concept of cloud computing to organize, share data and protect patient information and healthcare data from

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Cloud Infographic – PRISM Is Only A Symptom

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Cloud Infographic – PRISM Is Only A Symptom There has been an endless number of articles discussing PRISM, NSA and a whole slew of other related privacy issues. When will this all stop? I’m sure most people feel that it never will. Included is an infographic provided by PerspecSys which illustrates some very interesting figures surrounding data

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