Big Data

Teradata Board of Directors Strengthens Cloud Expertise

By CloudBuzz | June 15, 2018

Joanne Olsen brings significant cloud experience, including a mix of sales, support and product management Teradata (NYSE: TDC), the leading cloud-based data and analytics company, today announced the election of Joanne Olsen to its board of directors, effective June 15, 2018. The

The New Kids On The Block: Data Protection Officers

By Oussama El-Hilali | June 13, 2018

Data Protection Officers The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is officially here. Yet, organizations are still unaware, are ignoring, or flat out didn’t build in enough time to make sure they met all mandates of this expansive and impactful regulation.

Splunk nabs on-call management startup VictorOps for $120 M

By CloudBuzz | June 11, 2018

In a DevOps world, the operations part of the equation needs to be on call to deal with issues as they come up 24/7. We used to use pagers. Today’s solutions like PagerDuty and VictorOps have been created to place this kind

10 Charts That Will Change Your Perspective Of Big Data’s Growth

By Louis Columbus | June 8, 2018

Big Data’s Growth Worldwide Big Data market revenues for software and services are projected to increase from $42B in 2018 to $103B in 2027, attaining a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 10.48% according to Wikibon. Forrester predicts the global

Lawmakers press Facebook over Chinese data sharing

By CloudBuzz | June 6, 2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Two key U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday rebuked Facebook Inc for not being more transparent over its data sharing after the social media company said it had collaborated with at least four Chinese companies, including a smartphone maker

Trying to Embrace the Digital? Remember You Can’t Drive the Train from the Tender

By John Pientka | June 6, 2018

Embracing new digital technologies, or just moving to the cloud in your work is almost mandatory. Just remember, if you don’t have real buy-in from the top, your odds of success are low. Here are some steps to consider. Digital

7 GDPR readiness success stories to inspire any company

By CloudBuzz | June 6, 2018

In a series of blog posts, IBM is offering coaching to get businesses into shape so they can thrive in the new data era. For some time now, IBM has been working with customers as they work towards GDPR compliance, tackling

Building a Vibrant Open Source Community, and the “Take A Penny, Leave A Penny” Doctrine

By Bill Schmarzo | June 5, 2018

Open source software is different than proprietary software in one very important area: open source software can enable new ways to create value. The very nature of open source software – and the community that springs up around that open

SAP Integrates more than 150 Enterprise Cloud Applications

By CloudBuzz | June 5, 2018

DENVER and ORLANDO, Fla., June 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — At the SAPPHIRE NOW 2018 conference this week, SAP launched SAP Cloud Platform Open Connectors, a purpose built API integration platform leveraging the Cloud Elements catalog of feature-rich connectors to over 150

Announcing General Availability of SAP Data Custodian for Companies Using Google Cloud Platform

By CloudBuzz | June 1, 2018

We are excited to announce the general availability of SAP Data Custodian for companies using Google Cloud Platform. With this release, SAP offers unparalleled levels of data visibility and control for companies to help protect their data. SAP Data Custodian

THOUGHT LEADERSHIP ARCHIVE

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

By CloudTweaks

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

Living In A Post-Safe Harbor World: What Your Company Needs To Know

By Ron Hovsepian

Living In A Post-Safe Harbor World With the striking down of the Safe Harbor agreement in October, we have seen the tip of a data privacy iceberg whose global implications will play out well into the new year. In 2016,

Salesforce Gets Serious About Its Security Ecosystem

By Harold Byun

Security Ecosystem Salesforce is one of the fastest growing enterprise software companies in history and while security is a major roadblock for many cloud projects, the company’s extensive security investments appear to be paying off. Salesforce is one of just

The Managed Service Provider

Threatening Skies: The Managed Service Provider

By John Humphreys

The Managed Service Provider Business is not easy. Just when you think you have the market figured out, and your business is growing nicely, another new threat comes onto the horizon. Many VARs and MSPs who built successful businesses implementing

Best Practices for Implementing Cloud Collaboration

5 Best Practices For Implementing Cloud Collaboration

By Christian Buckley

Best Practices for Implementing Cloud Collaboration Over the past decade, the momentum for enterprise collaboration has shifted from the building of massive intranet solutions, usually developed and maintained by internal IT organizations, toward more flexible and cost-effective cloud-based collaboration platforms.

5 Things To Consider About Your Next Enterprise Sharing Solution

By Rajesh Ram

Enterprise File Sharing Solution Businesses have varying file sharing needs. Large, multi-regional businesses need to synchronize folders across a large number of sites, whereas small businesses may only need to support a handful of users in a single site. Construction

7 Essential Facts About SharePoint And ECM

By Jim Kane

SharePoint And ECM Pioneer enterprise content management systems like SharePoint can help in take up your business to the next level, but only if you use them correctly Here are seven things you need to know about this leading web

Leveraging Carrier Ethernet To Connect To The Cloud

By Mary Stanhope

Connecting To The Cloud Determining the Best Cloud Connectivity Solution With the Cloud only being as good as employees’ ability to effectively access it, the overall user experience depends highly on enterprise network connectivity. Today, the Internet is the predominant

The Paradigm Shift In Enterprise IT Operations Management

By Sheetal Kale

IT Operations Management Rapid change is the new constant with today’s Enterprises. There is a continuous shift in the technology landscape and the demands of the customers coupled with Enterprises wanting to stay competitive. This changing, fluid environment results in

5 Ways New Technology is Having an Impact on the Energy Sector

By Eric Hebert

Tech Energy Sector We’ve discussed here in the past how cleantech (a blanket term that includes technologies that affect recycling, renewable energy, transportation, and others) is moving energy efficiency into the cloud, and how there are many very well-known technology

Ringing The Alarm Bells - Preparing For The Potential Dark Future of A.I

Ringing The Alarm Bells – Preparing For The Potential Dark Future of A.I

The Future of A.I On Friday 21st October, the world witnessed the largest cyber-attack in history. The attack set a ...
IoT Security Intel

Cyber IoT Security: McAfee on Threats and Autonomous Cars

IoT Security Autonomous cars are just around the corner, there have been IoT security controversies surrounding their safety, and a ...
Are you being served by an empathetic Bot! And do you even care?

Are you being served by an empathetic Bot! And do you even care?

Are you being served by an empathetic Bot! Move over chatbots - it is time for the empathetic bot. Say ...
Digital Identity Trends 2017 – Previewing The Year Ahead

Digital Identity Trends 2017 – Previewing The Year Ahead

Digital Identity Trends 2017 The lack of security of the Internet of Things captured public attention this year as massive ...
Digital Innovation Starts with a Digital Core

Digital Innovation Starts with a Digital Core

Digital Innovation A lot of times when the prevalent industry trends are discussed among industry folks, there are usually two ...
Four Recurring Revenue Imperatives

Four Recurring Revenue Imperatives

Revenue Imperatives “Follow the money” is always a good piece of advice, but in today’s recurring revenue-driven market, “follow the ...