Has Cybersecurity Become Too Reactive?

John Davis, CSO of Palo Alto Networks' federal division, suggested that too many firms have given in to the hackers by resigning themselves to this reactionary approach. "Some of our industry has given up on the ability to prevent and is focused primarily on detection and response, which means, with a mindset like that, it means you're always involved in cleaning up aisle nine, as some people like to say..."

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Why Certification Matters for Cloud Service Providers

By Steve Prentice | October 16, 2017

Certification for Cloud Service Providers As of 2017, the concept of “cloud” has become more of a norm for companies and organizations worldwide. Most now use cloud service providers (CSPs) for some part of their business, and cloud has grown…

Logicalis US: Cybercriminals Are Targeting Higher Education

By CloudBuzz | October 10, 2017

CISOs Can Strengthen Their IT Security Plans NEW YORK, Oct. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Each time a major retailer, credit bureau or healthcare provider experiences a significant data breach, even the experts in cybersecurity circles wonder, “What could be worse than that?”  According…

Academia is on the Ropes but is Reluctant to Change. Why are Most of Them Digital Dinosaurs?

By John Pientka | October 5, 2017

“Moving a university is like moving a cemetery—you can’t expect any help from the inhabitants,” says Barb Oakley, Ph.D. Higher Educations’ product is too expensive, takes too long and doesn’t produce enough of the graduates needed. New technology could be…

Cisco Expands Learning Portfolio with New Business Architecture Training and Certifications

By CloudBuzz | September 19, 2017

New Business Architecture Training and Certifications Expanded Portfolio Accelerates Business Transformation by Addressing Critical Talent Needs SAN JOSE, CA–(Marketwired – Sep 19, 2017) – Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) today announced it is expanding its learning portfolio with new business architecture training and…

Telehealth: Big Data and Healthcare Innovation

By Daniel Matthews | August 31, 2017

Telehealth Innovation Every day, people pop their health-related questions into Google’s search field. Symptoms-related searches alone make up about 1 percent of queries in Google. If you think about it, given the number of things people could search for, that’s…

Five Compelling Ways To Use Salesforce Campaigns

By CloudTweaks | August 28, 2017

Salesforce Campaigns Salesforce, commonly known as “The World’s Favorite CRM Software” builds business software on a subscription basis. CRM stands for “Customer Relationship Management” and helps a company keep track of their contacts and communication in order to maximize sales…

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How To Become an AWS Certified Solutions Architect

By CloudTweaks | August 23, 2017

AWS Certified Solutions Architect AWS launched its certification model to validate knowledge of professionals against ever changing standards of the industry. Before jumping into AWS certification, it is important to know what are the basic concepts of AWS and the…

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Cybersecurity Skills Shortage Takes Center Stage at (ISC)2 Security Congress

By CloudTweaks | August 10, 2017

Industry Leaders Discuss Workforce Strategy CLEARWATER, Fla., Aug. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — (ISC)²® today announced Gary Beach, author of The U.S. Technology Skills Gap, will moderate a panel titled, Help Wanted! – Addressing the Cybersecurity Skills Shortage, at its seventh annual Security Congress, taking place Monday, September 25 at…

VMware Announces vSAN Customer Adoption in Higher Education

By CloudBuzz | June 27, 2017

Need for Modernizing IT Infrastructure Drives Adoption of Hyper-Converged Infrastructure (HCI) at Leading Educational Institutions PALO ALTO, CA–(Marketwired – June 27, 2017) – VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW) today announced that Oakland University (OU), The University of South Carolina Upstate (USC Upstate) and Ventura County Community College…

IBM Launches Cybersecurity Skills Initiative for “New Collar” Job

By CloudBuzz | May 30, 2017

Announces New Programs & Recommendations to Expand Cybersecurity Workforce Pipeline ARMONK, N.Y., May 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — IBM (NYSE:  IBM) Security today announced an initiative to help address the projected 1.8 million-person cybersecurity worker shortage through programs and partnerships that promote a “new…

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