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... 

Open APIs Alone Won’t Change Banking

Open Banking API's Most people think of banks as one monolithic entity, but they are actually made up of hundreds of independent, pseudo-integrated systems. When a bank wants to make any kind of change, it has to conduct regression testing

Malware Will Cripple Cloud And IoT Infrastructure If Not Contained

The Malware Cloud Concern This year we’ve had two cyber attacks in which malware was used to cripple government computer systems. Unless counter-measures are deployed, similar malware attacks can be used against cloud and IoT infrastructure. 2017 started with the

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

The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – Dial-up Speeds

By David | December 15, 2017

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

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

Cloud and Data Security It has been a tumultuous year in data privacy to say the least – we’ve had ...
The Good, Bad, and Downright Ugly Takeaways from WikiLeaks’ Vault 7

The Good, Bad, and Downright Ugly Takeaways from WikiLeaks’ Vault 7

WikiLeaks’ Vault 7 If you haven’t heard of the Vault 7 WikiLeaks data dump, you’ve probably been living under a ...
Achieving Network Security In The IoT

Achieving Network Security In The IoT

Security In The IoT The network security market is experiencing a pressing and transformative change, especially around access control and ...
Battle of the Clouds: Multi-Instance vs. Multi-Tenant Architecture

Battle of the Clouds: Multi-Instance vs. Multi-Tenant Architecture

Multi-Instance vs. Multi-Tenant Architecture  The cloud is part of everything we do. It’s always there backing up our data, pictures, ...
Scale Matters in the Enterprise Cloud

Scale Matters in the Enterprise Cloud

The Enterprise Cloud What used to be an unknown and mysterious term, “the cloud” is now a common and mostly ...
Cyber Security Tips For Digital Collaboration

Cyber Security Tips For Digital Collaboration

Cyber Security Tips October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month – a joint effort by the Department of Homeland Security ...
What You Need To Know About Choosing A Cloud Service Provider

What You Need To Know About Choosing A Cloud Service Provider

Selecting The Right Cloud Services Provider How to find the right partner for cloud adoption on an enterprise scale The ...
3 Ways to Protect Users From Ransomware With the Cloud

3 Ways to Protect Users From Ransomware With the Cloud

Protect Users From Ransomware The threat of ransomware came into sharp focus over the course of 2016. Cybersecurity trackers have ...
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Cyber-Threats and the Need for Secure Industrial Control Systems

Secure Industrial Control Systems (ICS) Industrial Control Systems (ICS) tend to be “out of sight, out of mind.” These systems ...
Safeguarding Data Before Disaster Strikes

Safeguarding Data Before Disaster Strikes

Safeguarding Data  Online data backup is one of the best methods for businesses of all sizes to replicate their data ...

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