Cloud Computing

Worldwide Cloud IT Infrastructure Revenues Continue to Grow by Double Digits in the First Quarter of 2018

By CloudBuzz | June 22, 2018

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., June 21, 2018 – According to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Cloud IT Infrastructure Tracker, vendor revenue from sales of infrastructure products (server, storage, and Ethernet switch) for cloud IT, including public and private cloud, grew 45.5% year

Palo Alto Networks Commitment to Educating European CEOs and Boards on Cybersecurity as a Business Issue

By CloudBuzz | June 22, 2018

In recent years, the topic of cybersecurity awareness, education, training, and skills has grown in importance across the European Union. On each trip I take to Brussels, I am struck by how this is a growing priority for policymakers in

The Cloud Reveals a Future of Work That May Be Scary to Some

By Daniel Matthews | June 21, 2018

The Future of Work May Be Scary to Some Anyone paying attention to the world of work over the past 10 years or so has noticed the profound changes. Whether client-facing or internal, the cloud and its attendant technologies —

AT&T Unveils $15-a-Month Video Service

By CloudBuzz | June 21, 2018

Wireless company’s fees for programmers would depart from industry practice AT&T Inc. T -1.20% on Thursday unveiled a new video service, called WatchTV, that aims to use a “skinny bundle” of channels to recapture some of the millions of cord-cutters

AI Storms Top Supercomputing Show – NVIDIA Brings Talks, Training, Demos, and More to ISC

By CloudBuzz | June 21, 2018

This is what smart people do for fun. Detecting gravitational waves millions of light years away, in real time. Powering computationally fast quantum mechanical simulations at high accuracy and low cost. Proving the feasibility of fusion as a source of

Teradata sues Germany’s SAP, alleging it stole trade secrets

By CloudBuzz | June 20, 2018

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – SAP SE, Europe’s most valuable technology company, was sued on Wednesday by U.S. company Teradata, which accused it of stealing trade secrets, copyright infringement and anti-trust violations. The case, filed at the U.S. District Court for the

New Tesla Autopilot Updates Coming in August

By Kayla Matthews | June 20, 2018

Tesla Autopilot Tesla is one of the first automakers to offer self-driving features, but it is still in stage three autopilot — the car can drive itself in many circumstances, but it still requires driver intervention. A new update coming

Amazon, Berkshire, JPMorgan name Atul Gawande CEO of healthcare venture

By CloudBuzz | June 20, 2018

(Reuters) – Berkshire Hathaway Inc, Amazon.com Inc and JPMorgan Chase & Co on Wednesday named Atul Gawande as the chief executive officer of their health venture. The new company would be based in Boston and operate free from profit-making incentives,

How prepared are you to overcome the misuse of AI

By Vinod Saratchandran | June 19, 2018

Overcome the Misuse of AI Have you ever considered that the AI system integrated into your organisation’s computing infrastructure could possess a threat? What if it is indeed true? Will it wreck your entire organisation and cause massive breaches of

Cisco Announces Intent to Acquire July Systems

By CloudBuzz | June 19, 2018

Today we are announcing our intent to acquire July Systems, a privately-held company headquartered in Burlingame, California with offices in Bangalore, India. We are excited to welcome July Systems and its cloud-based mobile experience and location services platform to Cisco

THOUGHT LEADERSHIP ARCHIVE

Putting The Service Back In “as-a-Service”

By CloudTweaks

“as-a-Service” The future of cloud computing has often been framed as being a debate between private vs. public clouds, with each model having its own strengths and weaknesses in terms of cost-effectiveness, control and security. The debate should instead focus

IT Transformation Journey

Self Discovery and the IT Transformation Journey

By Kevin Gruneisen

IT Transformation Journey At its most basic level, travelling along the IT transformation journey from conventional data centers to the dynamic, intelligent environments of cloud computing is an adventure in self discovery that has a way of changing you as

Why Reliable Cloud Performance Matters

By Richard Seroter

Reliable Cloud Performance People are right to be wary of any vendor claiming to be the “top performing!” or “fastest!” cloud provider. Most folks know that ANYTHING can look spectacular – or unspectacular for that matter – if you stack

Three Tips For Tackling Bring Your Own Cloud (BYOC) Within Your Organization

By CloudTweaks

(BYOC) Within Your Organization It’s the latest tech acronym: BYOC or Bring Your Own Cloud. Personal cloud services are convenient, inexpensive, and always available. They also have the potential to wreak havoc on the enterprise in ways we haven’t seen

Is Machine Learning The Future? Making Your Data Scientists Obsolete

By Guha Ramasubramanian

Is Machine Learning The Future? In a recent study, almost all the businesses surveyed stated that big data analytics were fundamental to their business strategies. Although the field of computer and information research scientists is growing faster than any other

Demand For Cloud Skills Increases Around The World

By CloudTweaks

Demand for Cloud Skills Increases Thinking about adding more cloud skills to your repertoire? Stop thinking. The time to do it is now. For IT professionals, cloud computing skills are becoming an essential resume item. Companies are actively – and

Four Recurring Revenue Imperatives

By Tom Dibble

Revenue Imperatives “Follow the money” is always a good piece of advice, but in today’s recurring revenue-driven market, “follow the customer” may be more powerful. Two recurring revenue imperatives highlight the importance of responding to, and cherishing customer interactions. Technology

Are Leading Tech Companies A Threat To Older Tech

By Sharon Florentine

Leading Tech Companies Almost exactly a year ago, The Informational Data Corporation (IDC) made some pretty bold predictions regarding cloud computing companies and the development of a new high-tech industry in the convergence of social networking, and cloud-based computing and

Learning From Past Mistakes: Predictions For Cybersecurity

By Larry Jones

Predictions Cybersecurity From Ashley Madison to the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), hackers did not discriminate between organizations or industries when it came to unleashing cyber-attacks in 2015. This past year, data breaches affected millions of people with headlines of

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

Using Private Cloud Architecture For Multi-Tier Applications

Using Private Cloud Architecture For Multi-Tier Applications

Private Cloud Architecture These days, Multi-Tier Applications are the norm. From SharePoint’s front-end/back-end configuration, to LAMP-based websites using multiple servers to handle ...
The Connected Car: The Unknown Hero of Automotive Innovation

The Connected Car: The Unknown Hero of Automotive Innovation

Connected Car Innovation Spanning the last decade, the automotive industry has seen an explosion of technological innovation which has, and ...
The Fully Aware, Hybrid-Cloud Approach

The Fully Aware, Hybrid-Cloud Approach

Hybrid-Cloud Approach For over 20 years, organizations have been attempting to secure their networks and protect their data. However, have ...
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 ...
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 ...
Part 1 - How Cloud Apps Are Making Businesses More (and Less) Secure

Part 1 – How Cloud Apps Are Making Businesses More (and Less) Secure

Cloud Apps Security Today, more than ever before, employees are working while on-the-go. The ease with which a worker can ...