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Bill Schmarzo’s Top 2017 Big Data, Data Science and IOT Blogs

By Bill Schmarzo | February 1, 2018

Big Data, Data Science and IOT Blogs To put us on the path for a successful and engaging 2018, here is a quick review of my top 10 blogs from 2017. #10. Is Data Science Really Science? Science works within systems

Object Storage for Your Backups

Don’t be held hostage by Ransomware: 7 Prevention Tips

By Cloud Syndicate | December 8, 2017

Ransomware Prevention Tips Ransomware can bring your business to its knees. Whether it comes as a system- or network-wide infection, it can do a severe damage to your company. Ransomware starts with malware that infects a system by using malicious

Endpoint Security

WordPress Security 101 – Endpoint Security And Disaster Preparedness

By CloudTweaks | November 17, 2017

Endpoint Security And Disaster Preparedness Continued from part 4 Setting up a secure password for your admin dashboard is a tactic that sets you on the right track to a robust WordPress security. But one smart tactic, or a combination

Gartner’s Top 10 Predictions For IT In 2018 And Beyond

By Louis Columbus | October 26, 2017

Gartner’s Top 10 Predictions For IT In 2018 In 2020, AI will become a positive net job motivator, creating 2.3M jobs while eliminating only 1.8M jobs. By 2020, IoT technology will be in 95% of electronics for new product designs.

Clutch Report: How Large Businesses Approach Cybersecurity in 2017

By Cloud Syndicate | August 31, 2017

Cybersecurity in 2017 IT decision-makers at large companies in the US invest in cybersecurity and stress security software and data storage as the cornerstones of cybersecurity policy. Companies also grapple with employees’ disdain for strict policy enforcement. Overall, investing in

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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

Cloud Email Security Concerns

GreatHorn Report: Cloud Email Security Concerns

By CloudTweaks | July 28, 2017

Cloud Email Security Concerns “The Cloud Email Security Challenge: Closing the Cybersecurity Skills Gap Through Automation.” The company analyzed more than 3.5 terabytes of data – over 373 million corporate emails – from its proprietary data cloud to gain insights

Gartner’s Hype Cycle Focuses on Integrated Risk Management

By CloudBuzz | July 24, 2017

Gartner’s Hype Cycle Gartner just released its 2017 Hype Cycle for Risk Management focusing on the importance of integrated risk management (IRM). The 2017 Hype Cycle for Risk Management report describes the related services, software platforms, applications, methods and tools that organizations can

Cisco 2017 Midyear Cybersecurity Report predicts new “Destruction of Service” attacks; scale and impact of threats grow

By CloudTweaks | July 20, 2017

Cisco 2017 Midyear Cybersecurity Report Key industries need to improve security posture as information technology and operational technology converge SAN JOSE, CA–(Marketwired – Jul 20, 2017) – The Cisco® (NASDAQ: CSCO) 2017 Midyear Cybersecurity Report (MCR) uncovers the rapid evolution of

Research Report: Emergency Management Leaders Discuss the Security of Mobile, Remote Workers

By Cloud Syndicate | June 29, 2017

The Security of Mobile, Remote Workers Everbridge, Inc., a global software company that provides critical event management and enterprise safety applications to help keep people safe and businesses running, recently announced the findings of its research into the safety of mobile, remote

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Advances in Technology and Consumer Behaviour are Driving Transformation

By Francesco Venturini

Technology and Consumer Behaviour Advances in technology and consumer behaviour are driving a transformation in the way video content is delivered to consumers. The change involves a migration away from traditional broadcasting models and platforms towards digital distribution over the

Your Office 365 Data Security – Is It Properly Protected?

By Jeff Erramouspe

Office 365 Data Security As more and more people collaborate and access data from outside the office and across multiple devices, the potential for SaaS data loss increases dramatically, and the damage can be catastrophic. A staggering 60 percent of

CIOs Can Tackle Cloud Fears 

5 Ways CIOs Can Tackle Cloud Fears

By Robert Grazioli

CIO Cloud Fears  CIOs are tired of hearing about cloud computing concerns. They’ve spent years reading about how cloud resources are subject to risks, and wonder – what can they do to help people trust the cloud?  The truth is

Data security is always a hot topic among IT industry pundits

By Larry Warnock

Data security is always a hot topic Data security is always a hot topic among IT industry pundits, but I believe 2013 will go down as the year security crawled out of the basement and into the cultural zeitgeist. Edward

Cloud Migration – 10 ‘Do it Right’ Tips

By Stan Roach

Cloud Migration Tips Businesses continue to adopt the cloud at break neck speed. Inherent benefits like lower operational costs, no infrastructure overheads, and quick access to better technology make cloud a very attractive proposition for businesses, especially start-ups and SMEs.

Living In A Post-Safe Harbor World: What Your Company Needs To Know

By Ron Hovsepian

Living In A Post-Safe Harbor World With the striking down of the Safe Harbor agreement in October, we have seen the tip of a data privacy iceberg whose global implications will play out well into the new year. In 2016,

Outsourcing Agile Cloud Development: A New Frontier

By CloudTweaks

Outsourcing Agile Cloud Development The rise in cloud popularity has brought a corresponding increase in the number of companies outsourcing their cloud software development. Yet things can get a bit complicated when a business sets out to find a compatible

Want to dip your toe into the cloud? Challenges of a Large Migration

By James Kessinger

Challenges of a Large Migration Migrating to the cloud can be a daunting task. First you have to go through an exhaustive process deciding what to migrate, then you have to do plenty of scripting and re-architecting to get all

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

Business Transformation And The IT Journey

By CloudTweaks

Business Transformation IT Journey When we look at significant business model changes during the past thirty years, technology has often been at the core. From mainframes to mini-computers to microcomputers to client/server to the Internet – technology change has been

How artificial intelligence and analytics helps in crime prevention

How artificial intelligence and analytics helps in crime prevention

How Artificial Intelligence Helps Crime Prevention According to a study released by FBI, there is an annual increase of 4.1% ...
Want to dip your toe into the cloud? Challenges of a Large Migration

Want to dip your toe into the cloud? Challenges of a Large Migration

Challenges of a Large Migration Migrating to the cloud can be a daunting task. First you have to go through ...
The Unintended – and Intended – Consequences of Cloud Data Sovereignty

The Unintended – and Intended – Consequences of Cloud Data Sovereignty

Cloud Data Sovereignty It seems that everything has unintended consequences – whether positive or negative. Intended consequences are those that ...
The Paradox of Colocation Solutions

The Paradox of Colocation Solutions

Colocation Solutions According to Aberdeen Group and Ventana Research, one out of four enterprises surveyed expect their data to grow ...
GDPR – A Change in the Making

GDPR – A Change in the Making

Organizations all over the EU must be aware by now that the Data Protection Act (DPA) will be changed into ...
State of the Cloud Report In 2017

State of the Cloud Report In 2017

Cloud Report 2017 As the definitive guide to the biggest trends in the cloud industry, this year’s “State of the ...
5 Industries That Will Be the Most Affected by GDPR

5 Industries That Will Be the Most Affected by GDPR

5 Industries Most Affected by GDPR The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation — or GDPR as it’s being tossed around ...
5 Ways New Technology is Having an Impact on the Energy Sector

5 Ways New Technology is Having an Impact on the Energy Sector

Tech Energy Sector We’ve discussed here in the past how cleantech (a blanket term that includes technologies that affect recycling, ...
What is Article 33? GDPR: High-Stakes and Limited Time to Prepare

What is Article 33? GDPR: High-Stakes and Limited Time to Prepare

Article 33 and the GDPR With the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) coming into force in nearly three months’ time, ...
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 ...