BUDGETS ARE SHIFTING TOWARD A “CLOUD-FIRST” AND “CLOUD-ONLY APPROACH


Gartner has recenty predicted that by 2020, a corporate “no-cloud” policy will be as rare as a “no-internet” policy is today. CIOs will increasingly leverage a multitude of cloud computing providers across the entire IT stack to enable a huge variety of use cases and meet the requirements of their business unit peers. Indeed, the tides are shifting toward a “cloud-first” or even “cloud-only” policy... 

Cryptographic Key Generation – It’s Time To Pay Attention

Cryptographic Key Generation When we think about cryptographic keys, we tend to think about closely guarded secrets. Keys are the only thing that keeps the attacker away from your encrypted data. Some keys are usually treated with the appropriate level of

7 Common Cloud Security Missteps

Cloud Security Missteps Cloud computing remains shrouded in mystery for the average American. The most common sentiment is, “It’s not secure.” Few realize how many cloud applications they access every day: Facebook, Gmail, Uber, Evernote, Venmo, and the list goes

Four Cloud Security Mega Trends

Cloud Security Trends Last year was a big year for the cloud. Cloud adoption continued to grow at a rapid clip, even as executives from companies such as McDonald’s and ENEL talked about how their organizations are embracing a cloud-first

Hackers shut down infrastructure safety system in attack: FireEye

By CloudBuzz | December 14, 2017

Hackers shut down infrastructure safety system (Reuters) – Hackers likely working for a nation-state recently penetrated the safety system of a critical infrastructure facility in an attack that caused operations to shut down, according to cyber security firm FireEye Inc,

5 Reasons to Head for the Cloud – Part 1

By Tom Dibble | December 14, 2017

Head for the Cloud Last month Salesforce held its 14th annual Dreamforce event in San Francisco. It has become the largest software conference in the U.S. and is the second largest tech conference after CES. Launched in 2003 with just

Will XAI Fix WMD? Or, No More Black Boxes!

By John Pientka | December 14, 2017

Will XAI Fix WMD? Why did I get turned down for a loan? Why is my insurance so expensive? Algorithms are the answer: black box formulas that determine so many aspects of today’s life. Critics call them WMD’s – Weapons

Quantum Computing opens new front in Cloud!

By Ajay Malik | December 13, 2017

Quantum Computing As the amount of data in the world is rapidly increasing, so is the time required for machines to process it. Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality, Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, Real-Time Analytics, and Machine Learning algorithms are needing the cloud to be

The Smart City Is Closer Than You Think

By Daniel Matthews | December 13, 2017

Smart Cities “Today, in the era of Big Data, it is essential to have a central platform to house all of the government’s data, a platform that taps into the potential of artificial intelligence to spread happiness among the people.”

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I Draw The Line At Chasing After Augmented Reality Creatures With My Phone

By Scott Andersen | December 13, 2017

When Reality Sets In If I sat down for a moment to classify myself as a technologist,  it wouldn't be as someone frolicking in the field chasing Pokemon. I do not currently own, nor have I ever owned a Poké

Collaboration in 2018 and Beyond: Four Technology Trends That Will Have Maximum Impact

By Bobby Beckmann | December 12, 2017

Four Technology Trends That Will Have Maximum Impact 2017 is coming to an end, which marks the time of year when we take a look into the crystal ball and share predictions on how emerging technologies will change the way

Deloitte TMT Predictions: Machine Learning Deployments, On-Demand Content and Live Events Will Continue to Drive Growth

By CloudBuzz | December 12, 2017

NEW YORK, Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Deloitte forecasts double digital growth in machine learning deployments for the enterprise, an increasing worldwide appetite for digital subscriptions among consumers, and ongoing smartphone dominance — along with eight additional predictions — as part of

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Google Data Analysis, Artificial Intelligence and Predicting Vaccine Scares

By CloudBuzz | December 12, 2017

Social media trends can predict tipping points in vaccine scares Analyzing trends on Twitter and Google can help predict vaccine scares that can lead to disease outbreaks, according to a study from the University of Waterloo. In the study, researchers

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10 Ways The Enterprise Can Prevent Data Leaks In The Cloud

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What’s Next In Cloud And Data Security For 2017?

What’s Next In Cloud And Data Security For 2017?

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