University of Waterloo partners with Chinese institutions on connected autonomous driving

By CloudTweaks | March 15, 2018

The University of Waterloo will partner with leading institutes in China to advance research in the areas of connected and autonomous vehicle technology. The partnership between Waterloo and the Qingdao Academy of Intelligent Industries (QAII) and the State Key Laboratory

Salesforce launches simplified software aimed at small businesses

By CloudTweaks | March 13, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Inc on Tuesday launched new sales and customer service software tailored specifically for small businesses, a market the company has struggled to address. Called‘Essentials’, the apps are simplified versions of Salesforce’s Sales and Service Cloud

SD Wan Speeds

Debunking some common SD WAN myths

By CloudTweaks | March 5, 2018

Common SD WAN Myths There are few buzzwords in the networking world as current as ‘SD WAN’ – and depending what you read, the technology promises to solve all manner of WAN issues; from replacing your MPLS infrastructure to guaranteeing

10 Breakthrough Technologies 2018

By CloudTweaks | February 21, 2018

MIT’s 10 Breakthrough Technologies Every year since 2001 we’ve picked what we call the 10 Breakthrough Technologies. People often ask, what exactly do you mean by “breakthrough”? It’s a reasonable question—some of our picks haven’t yet reached widespread use, while

smart data

A Smart Data Approach to Assurance in a Hybrid Cloud Environment

By CloudTweaks | February 19, 2018

Smart Data Microsoft and Amazon both reported significant growth in their cloud businesses recently. Revenue for Microsoft’s Azure increased by a staggering 98 percent in the three months ending December 31st 2017, and market leader Amazon Web Services (AWS) saw

Radware Neutralizes Evasive Zero-Day Malware Threats With Cloud Malware Protection Service

By CloudTweaks | February 14, 2018

MAHWAH, N.J., Feb. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Radware® (NASDAQ:RDWR), a leading provider of cyber security and application delivery solutions and services, today launched its Cloud Malware Protection Service, built to detect, alert and block upon evasive zero-day malware that

Winter Olympics hit by cyber-attack

By CloudTweaks | February 12, 2018

Winter Olympics Security The official Winter Olympics website was taken offline after being hit by a cyber-attack, officials have confirmed. The site was affected just before the beginning of the opening ceremony in Pyeongchang, South Korea. TV and internet systems

SAP forces the pace on cloud, buys $2.4 billion U.S. software firm

By CloudTweaks | January 30, 2018

WALLDORF, Germany (Reuters) – Europe’s top technology company SAP (SAPG.DE) announced a $2.4 billion U.S. acquisition to help it boost revenues from its cloud platform and CEO Bill McDermott said it would streamline its overall business this year to bolster

API security

3 Steps to Better Security in the API Economy

By CloudTweaks | January 24, 2018

API Security Whenever you’re working online with the Internet, security is also a top concern. Any mistakes or lapse of judgments can cost a lot of money and potentially even entire business, credibility and reputation. But, as an online business

The Canadian Cloud Council Announce “Control” Featuring Robert Herjavec, Star of ABC’s “Shark Tank”

By CloudTweaks | January 23, 2018

THE CANADIAN CLOUD COUNCIL ANNOUNCE “CONTROL”. FEATURING ROBERT HERJAVEC. The Canadian Cloud Council ( is pleased to announce their eighth major enterprise technology conference on May 14 and 15 at the Rimrock Resort in Banff, Alberta. Control ( will examine