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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Infographic: 9 Things To Know About Business Intelligence (BI) Software

By CloudTweaks | September 29, 2016

Business Intelligence (BI) Software  How does your company track its data? It’s a valuable resource—so much so that it’s known as Business Intelligence, or BI. But using it, integrating it into your daily processes, that can be significantly difficult. That’s…

Cukes and the Cloud

By John Pientka | September 28, 2016

The Cloud, through bringing vast processing power to bear inexpensively, is enabling artificial intelligence. But, don’t think Skynet and the Terminator. Think cucumbers! Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) conjures up the images of vast cool intellects bent on our destruction or at…

Ransomware’s Great Lessons

By Steve Prentice | September 28, 2016

Ransomware The vision is chilling. It’s another busy day. An employee arrives and logs on to the network only to be confronted by a locked screen displaying a simple message: “Your files have been captured and encrypted. To release them,…

InformationWeek Reveals Top 125 Vendors Taking the Technology Industry by Storm

By CloudBuzz | September 27, 2016

InformationWeek Reveals Top 125 Vendors Five-part series details companies to watch across five essential technology sectors SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — InformationWeek released its list of “125 Vendors to Watch” in 2017. Selected by InformationWeek’s expert editorial team, the…

Part 1 – Connected Vehicles: Paving The Way For IoT On Wheels

By Tom Dibble | September 27, 2016

Connected Vehicles From cars to combines, the IoT market potential of connected vehicles is so expansive that it will even eclipse that of the mobile phone. Connected personal vehicles will be the final link in a fully connected IoT ecosystem.…

Embedded Sensors and the Wearable Personal Cloud

By Jennifer Klostermann | September 27, 2016

The Wearable Personal Cloud Wearable tech is one avenue of technology that’s encouraging cloud connections and getting us all onto interconnected networks, and with the continued miniaturization and advancement of computing the types of wearable tech are always expanding and…

SWIFT Says Bank Hacks Set To Increase

By CloudBuzz | September 26, 2016

Bank Hacks Set To Increase SWIFT, whose messaging network is used by banks to send payment instructions worth trillions of dollars each day, said three clients were hacked over the summer and cyber attacks on banks are set to increase.…

Security: Avoiding A Hatton Garden-Style Data Center Heist

By CloudBuzz | September 26, 2016

Data Center Protection In April 2015, one of the world’s biggest jewelry heists occurred at the Hatton Garden Safe Deposit Company in London. Posing as workmen, the criminals entered the building through a lift shaft and cut through a 50cm-thick…

Automated Application Discovery Introduced By Savision At Microsoft Ignite 2016

By CloudBuzz | September 26, 2016

Automated Application Discovery ATLANTA, GEORGIA – September 26, 2016 – Savision, a market leader in service-oriented monitoring solutions that unify IT operations with IT service management, today announced the release of its automated application discovery module for Unity iQ. Savision’s automated application…

The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – Data Merge

By Christian Mirra | September 23, 2016

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