Cloud Computing

9 Online Privacy Myths Keeping You from Maximum Online Privacy

By Cloud Syndicate | April 20, 2018

Given how much data we share every day, maintaining online privacy is not easy. On top of that, cybercriminals, corporations and governments are trying to strip away the little privacy that internet users have left. In 2018, this concern is

Japanese companies see big things in small-scale industrial robots

By CloudBuzz | April 20, 2018

TOKYO (Reuters) – A two-armed robot in a Japanese factory carefully stacks rice balls in a box, which a worker carries off for shipment to convenience stores. At another food-packaging plant, a robot shakes pepper and powdered cheese over pasta

Intel Study Discovers Why So Many Factories are Still Operating in the 20th Century

By CloudBuzz | April 19, 2018

What’s New: Intel releases study, “Industry 4.0 demands the co-evolution of workers and manufacturing operations.” Research finds more than half of workers surveyed hunger for change and “intelligent” solutions for labor-intensive jobs, but many distrust new technology. What does it take

Rackspace Hires Laura Sue D’Annunzio as Chief People Officer

By CloudBuzz | April 19, 2018

Executive brings nearly three decades of talent- and change-management experience. SAN ANTONIO – APRIL 19, 2018 – Rackspace® today announced Laura Sue D’Annunzio as its new chief people officer. D’Annunzio brings 28 years of strategy consulting and HR experience to Rackspace, where

Lyft to offset emissions from rides with projects combating climate change

By CloudBuzz | April 19, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Lyft Inc is launching a program on Thursday to offset emissions from the 1.4 million cars that drive for the U.S. ride-hailing service by investing in projects to reduce other sources of greenhouse gas, the company

Backups And Disaster Recovery Are Not The Same Thing

By Ed Dryer | April 19, 2018

Backups And Disaster Recovery Most business owners are aware of the consequences of losing data. Much of the value of a modern business is in its data: customer records, analytics, marketing data, product catalogs, bookkeeping and accounting data, emails and

Accenture Report: Bankers Confident in the Integrity of Data Driving Business Decisions

By CloudBuzz | April 19, 2018

Bankers Confident in the Integrity of Data Driving Business Decisions, but Half Aren’t Doing Enough to Verify and Validate that data, According to Accenture Report NEW YORK; April 19, 2018 – A new report from Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has found

The Apache Software Foundation Announces Apache® Oozie(TM) v5.0.0

By CloudBuzz | April 18, 2018

Open Source workflow scheduler for Apache Hadoop used to build complex Big Data transformations. Wakefield, MA, April 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Apache Software Foundation (ASF), the all-volunteer developers, stewards, and incubators of more than 350 Open Source projects

Exciting Potential of the AI Drones

The Exciting Potential of the AI Drones of Tomorrow

By Scott Andersen | April 18, 2018

Exciting Potential of the AI Drones If you look at the ground from above, you won’t see the contour lines of a map from the U.S. Geological Service. You will see the trees, ground, dirt and other plant life. If

Carl Icahn buys stake in software provider VMware: CNBC

By CloudBuzz | April 18, 2018

(Reuters) – Billionaire investor Carl Icahn has acquired a stake in cloud computing platform VMware Inc (VMW.N), CNBC reported on Tuesday. Icahn’s stake is said to be below the 5 percent limit that warrants public disclosure, CNBC said, mentioning that

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John Barnes

Technology Predictions of the Future

By John Barnes

Cloud Computing Predictions In 2010, we have seen a transformation of skeptics from their belief that cloud computing is suited mainly for small to mid-sized business, to a general acceptance that “the cloud” is everywhere. However, we have also seen

A Smart Data Approach to Assurance in a Hybrid Cloud Environment

By CloudTweaks

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

Cloud Based Service Level Agreements – Two Different Worlds

By CloudTweaks

Cloud Service Level Agreements A common theme in the chatter about cloud computing is the need for Cloud Based Service Level Agreements SLAs around performance and availability. These SLAs simply don’t exist or are specified in a way that makes them

Preventing Disastrous Events Through The Power of Anomaly Detection In Machine Data

By CloudTweaks

Preventing Disastrous Events Through the Power of Anomaly Detection in Machine Data In August, a single server failed and the NASDAQ went down for three hours. In January, GlobalPayments reported that a hack compromising millions of credit card accounts cost

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

Public Clouds Have Internal IT Beat For New Projects

By CloudTweaks

Renting IT Resources For departments in organizations that need to get an application deployed, the fastest and most effective option is renting IT resources on a public cloud such as Amazon Web Services (AWS), rather than working with the internal

The Great Arms Race For Security: Virtualization

By Gavin Hill

The Great Arms Race For Security Since its infancy in the early seventies when the first computer virus was created, the malware and anti-malware business has grown into multi-billion dollar industries. No longer are script kiddies creating malware for notoriety,

Do Not Rely On Passwords To Protect Your Online Information

By John Barco

Do Not Rely On Passwords Simple passwords are no longer safe to use online. John Barco, vice president of Global Product Marketing at ForgeRock, explains why it’s time the industry embraced more advanced identity-centric solutions that improve the customer experience

Cloud Proving To Be Major Resource For Hedge Funds

By CloudTweaks

Major Resource for Hedge Funds As we near the end of Q1 2013, hedge fund managers continue to generate higher returns. Following several years of sub-par performances from global hedge funds, investment managers have turned to cloud computing and infrastructure-as-a-service

Six HR Technology Functions That Will Help You Retain Your Best Staff

By CloudTweaks

Six HR Technology Functions New trends in technology are making it possible for organisations to engage with their employees on a deeper level, making the employees more likely to stick around and contribute to sustainable business performance. Automated talent management

20 Leading Cloud CMS Wordpress Alternatives

20 Leading Cloud CMS WordPress Alternatives

Cloud CMS Wordpress Alternatives Content management systems (CMS) have grown exponentially in recent years. Their number and features have exploded ...
Do Not Rely On Passwords To Protect Your Online Information

Do Not Rely On Passwords To Protect Your Online Information

Do Not Rely On Passwords Simple passwords are no longer safe to use online. John Barco, vice president of Global ...
SD Wan Speeds

Debunking some common SD WAN myths

Common SD WAN Myths There are few buzzwords in the networking world as current as ‘SD WAN’ – and depending ...
Apcela

Industrial IoT will reshape network requirements

Industrial IoT The hype around IoT may have been surpassed this year by breathless coverage of topics such as artificial ...
David

De-Archiving: What Is It and Who’s Doing It?

De-Archiving I first heard the term “De-Archiving” a few months ago on a visit to a few studios in Hollywood ...
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, ...
Mitigating Cyberattacks: The Prevention and Handling

Mitigating Cyberattacks: The Prevention and Handling

Mitigating Cyberattacks New tools and technologies help companies in their drive to improve performance, cut costs and grow their businesses ...
Biometric Authentication

Passwords: More Secure Than Biometric Authentication?

Biometric Authentication Biometrics has long granted or denied access to secure things like premises and vehicles. Now it is being ...
The Economics, Concepts and Fundamentals of Cloud Computing

The Economics, Concepts and Fundamentals of Cloud Computing

Fundamentals of Cloud Computing Addressing security concerns of the Public Cloud Enthusiasm for cloud computing has as much to do ...
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 ...