Computing on The Edge – Mobile Data Centers

By Josh Hamilton | March 20, 2017

Computing on The Edge Every single day more and more data is produced, exchanged, processed, and transmitted around the world. The sheer amount of data processed every day is growing exponentially and by 2020 Intel has estimated that the average

Downtime recovery: Stats show what every enterprise should be doing

By CloudTweaks | March 17, 2017

Downtime Recovery Most business owners expect to face an IT failure at some point in their enterprise career. But, while these dreaded spells of down time have come to be considered an inevitability since the invention of the internet, that’s

PODCAST – EPISODE 1: Most Efficient Way To Transport Mega-petabytes Of Data

By Steve Prentice | March 12, 2017

CloudTweaks Podcast Discussing Cloud Security with Zohar Alon, CEO of Dome9. Also what is the fastest and most efficient way to transport mega-petabytes of data? Hint: it has 18 wheels. And our outsider’s perspective from Jeremy Daniel. Contact us for

5 Recommendations for Effective Governance, Risk and Compliance Management

By Vibhav Agarwal | February 20, 2017

Effective Governance, Risk and Compliance Cloud adoption continues to grow, which is evident from the fact that annual 2016 revenues for cloud vendors were “within touching distance” of $150 billion. Gartner also predicts that, a corporate ‘no-cloud’ policy will be

ThreatMetrix Quarterly Fintech Cybercrime Report 2017

By Jennifer Klostermann | February 8, 2017

Fintech Cybercrime Report 2017 ThreatMetrix has released its latest quarterly cybercrime report based on cybercrime attacks from October to December 2016, detailing trends across financial services and eCommerce, with a global study of traffic patterns and emerging threats. Financial Services

How Printers Help Hackers Hide In Plain Sight

By Steve Prentice | January 26, 2017

Printers and Hackers Spies and thieves often do their best work by hiding in plain sight. No one suspects the person sipping coffee at the table across from you in the coffee shop – the one who happens to be

Four Cloud Security Mega Trends

By Roy Feintuch | January 19, 2017

Cloud Security Trends Last year was a big year for the cloud. Cloud adoption continued to grow at a rapid clip, even as executives from companies such as McDonald’s and ENEL talked about how their organizations are embracing a cloud-first

Smarter Homes Through Technology

By Jennifer Klostermann | January 12, 2017

Smarter Homes Rumour has it that 2017 will be the year of the smart home; not a new prediction, smart homes have been trending for a while, but an exciting possibility nonetheless. It’s possible that, as ever, given a little

Digital Identity Trends 2017 – Previewing The Year Ahead

By CloudTweaks | December 20, 2016

Digital Identity Trends 2017 The lack of security of the Internet of Things captured public attention this year as massive distributed denial of service attacks took down much of the internet. The culprits? Unsecured connected devices that were easily accessed

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The Global Cloud: Blockchain Could Decentralize SaaS

By Daniel Matthews | December 9, 2016

Blockchain SaaS As the prevalence of SaaS continues to grow, so too does the cloud. You know this because you experience it hands-on everyday. By 2020, 92% of our work will be cloud-based. According to Cisco, 74% of that will

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Gartner’s Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies, 2017 Adds 5G, Edge Computing For First Time

Gartner’s Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies, 2017 Adds 5G, Edge Computing For First Time

Gartner’s Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies Gartner added eight new technologies to the Hype Cycle this year including 5G, Artificial ...
3 Challenges of Network Deployment in Hyperconverged Infrastructure for Private Cloud

3 Challenges of Network Deployment in Hyperconverged Infrastructure for Private Cloud

Hyperconverged Infrastructure In this article, we’ll explore three challenges that are associated with network deployment in a hyperconverged private cloud environment, ...
Cloud Advances One Funeral at a Time

Cloud Advances One Funeral at a Time

The Advancing Cloud Forecasts scream huge growth rates for cloud but in the big picture it is tiny. Max Planck ...
The Cloud Has Your Data (Whether You Like It Or Not)

The Cloud Has Your Data (Whether You Like It Or Not)

Cloud Cleanup Anyone? Following on where we left off from my last two articles now we shift focus to what ...
Best Practices in Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity

Best Practices in Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity

Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Hope for the best, prepare for the worst, and expect to be surprised. While that ...
Combatting Malware in the Cloud Requires a New Way of Thinking

Combatting Malware in the Cloud Requires a New Way of Thinking

Malware in the Cloud It’s no secret that cloud adoption has exploded in the enterprise over last few years. However, ...
How The CFAA Ruling Affects Individuals And Password-Sharing

How The CFAA Ruling Affects Individuals And Password-Sharing

Individuals and Password-Sharing With the 1980s came the explosion of computing. In 1980, the Commodore ushered in the advent of home ...
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Why Containers Can’t Solve All Your Problems In The Cloud

Containers and the cloud Docker and other container services are appealing for a good reason - they are lightweight and ...
Four Trends Driving Demand For Data Security In 2017

Four Trends Driving Demand For Data Security In 2017

Data Security Trends 2017 will be a hallmark year for security in the enterprise as all industries have reached a ...
Cryptocurrencies and Ransomware: How VDI Can Help Defend Against the Next Ransomware Attack

Cryptocurrencies and Ransomware: How VDI Can Help Defend Against the Next Ransomware Attack

Cryptocurrencies and Ransomware The WannaCry ransomware made headlines back in May when it crippled hospitals across the UK and put ...