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Is blockchain a solution for credit security?

By CloudTweaks | December 11, 2017

Blockchain Credit Security In the last 30 years, FICO scores were considered a reliable solution to measure creditworthiness and attach a risk score to each applicant. As the sub-prime mortgage crisis of 2008 proved it, this system was neither accurate

How artificial intelligence and analytics helps in crime prevention

By CloudTweaks | December 7, 2017

How Artificial Intelligence Helps Crime Prevention According to a study released by FBI, there is an annual increase of 4.1% in violent crimes and 7.4% in motor-vehicle thefts in the United States in 2016. Despite having stringent laws and intense

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WordPress Security 101 – Endpoint Security And Disaster Preparedness

By CloudTweaks | November 17, 2017

Endpoint Security And Disaster Preparedness Continued from part 4 Setting up a secure password for your admin dashboard is a tactic that sets you on the right track to a robust WordPress security. But one smart tactic, or a combination

A Quick and Dirty Guide to GDPR Compliance

By CloudTweaks | November 15, 2017

GDPR Compliance Set a reminder: On May 25, 2018, the new General Data Protection Regulation directive from the European Union will go into effect. Although its goal to protect consumer data is admirable, about a third of global companies don’t know whether

GDPR Compliance: A Network Perspective

By CloudTweaks | November 7, 2017

GDPR Compliance Regulations can be a tricky thing. For the most part, they’re well thought out in terms of mandating actions that a company can or cannot take – they do a really good job of telling us what we

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WordPress Security 101 – Securing Your Plugins, Themes, and Services

By CloudTweaks | November 3, 2017

Securing Your Plugins, Themes, and Services Continued from part 3 of our 5 part WordPress security series. For web scribblers who use WordPress, security should always come first since news of exploited vulnerabilities crop up with intensifying frequency. WordPress powers 74.7 million websites

Here’s everything you need to know about serverless architectures

By CloudTweaks | November 1, 2017

Serverless Architectures Serverless is an increasingly popular approach to software development that is growing extremely fast in companies of all sizes. The launch of AWS Lambda in 2014 kicked off the serverless movement, and many other cloud providers followed by

The Cloud Debate – Private, Public, Hybrid or Multi Clouds?

By CloudTweaks | October 26, 2017

The Cloud Debate Now that we’ve gotten over the hump of whether we should adopt the cloud or not, “which cloud” is now the center of the debate. It feels like that one multiple choice question on an exam that

WordPress Security 101 – Internal Monitoring Systems and Web Hosting

By CloudTweaks | October 25, 2017

Internal Monitoring Systems Securing your WordPress site requires a lot of adjustments, manual or automated. The “manual” mode relies on a wealth of plugins and little tweaks that give you granular control over what you can do, and how much

Built to Last: Choosing the Right Infrastructure Partner for Your Game

By CloudTweaks | October 23, 2017

Choosing the Right Infrastructure Partner There are millions of gamers around the globe, and according to gaming market research firm Newzoo, they’ll drive roughly $108.9 billion in revenue for the industry by the end of this year. As video games

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Will 2018 Be the Year Augmented Reality Moves Outside ‘Pokémon Go’?

Will 2018 Be the Year Augmented Reality Moves Outside ‘Pokémon Go’?

2018 Augmented Reality If you’ve never heard of “Pokémon Go” — or at least never had the concept explained to ...
Lavabit, Edward Snowden and the Legal Battle For Privacy

Lavabit, Edward Snowden and the Legal Battle For Privacy

The Legal Battle For Privacy In early June 2013, Edward Snowden made headlines around the world when he leaked information ...
Roundup Of Cloud Computing Forecasts, 2017

Roundup Of Cloud Computing Forecasts, 2017

Cloud Computing Forecasts Cloud computing is projected to increase from $67B in 2015 to $162B in 2020 attaining a compound ...
Why Do Television Companies Need A Digital Transformation

Why Do Television Companies Need A Digital Transformation

Cloud TV Over just a few years, the world of television production, distribution, and consumption has changed dramatically. In the ...
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SaaS Startup Growth How To’s

SaaS Growth Growth hacking could be just the kick your business’s marketing strategy needs but knowing that the cheap and ...
Safeguarding Data When Employees Leave The Company

Safeguarding Data When Employees Leave The Company

Safeguarding Data Employee turnover is unavoidable. According to CompData Consulting, the average employee turnover rate in 2015 in the US ...
The Unintended – and Intended – Consequences of Cloud Data Sovereignty

The Unintended – and Intended – Consequences of Cloud Data Sovereignty

Cloud Data Sovereignty It seems that everything has unintended consequences – whether positive or negative. Intended consequences are those that ...
3 Keys To Keeping Your Online Data Accessible

3 Keys To Keeping Your Online Data Accessible

Online Data Data storage is often a real headache for businesses. Additionally, the shift to the cloud in response to ...
Security and the Potential of 2 Billion Device Failures

Security and the Potential of 2 Billion Device Failures

IoT Device Failures I have, over the past three years, posted a number of Internet of Things (and the broader ...
How VMware, HPE, and Telefonica together bring managed cloud services

How VMware, HPE, and Telefonica together bring managed cloud services

Bringing Together Managed Cloud Services The next BriefingsDirect Voice of the Customer optimized cloud design interview explores how a triumvirate of VMware, Hewlett Packard ...