Reports

Researchers combine wearable technology and AI to predict the onset of health problems

By CloudBuzz | May 16, 2018

A team of Waterloo researchers found that applying artificial intelligence to the right combination of data retrieved from wearable technology may detect whether your health is failing. The study, which involved researchers from Waterloo’s Faculties of Applied Health Sciences and

IDC Finds Less Than 10% of European Organizations Are Multicloud Ready

By CloudBuzz | May 1, 2018

FRANKFURT, May 1, 2018 — A recent survey by International Data Corporation (IDC) found that only a small minority of European organizations have taken sufficient steps toward establishing a fully fledged multicloud strategy. “Virtually all European enterprises will soon use multiple

India Server Market registers record high Y/Y Revenue growth of 92.4% in Q4 2017

By CloudBuzz | March 27, 2018

NEW DELHI, March 27th, 2018 – The overall server market in India witnessed a year-over-year (YOY) increase of 92.4 percent in terms of revenue to reach $371.4 million in Q4 2017 versus $193.1 million in Q4 2016, according to the latest IDC Asia

IBM Study: Responding to Cybersecurity Incidents Still a Major Challenge for Businesses

By CloudBuzz | March 14, 2018

77 percent of firms surveyed lack proper incident response plans; while 69 percent report funding for cyber resiliency is insufficient CAMBRIDGE, MA – 14 Mar 2018: IBM Security (NYSE: IBM) today announced the results of a global study exploring the factors and

Webroot Threat Research Reveals the Top 10 Nastiest Ransomware Attacks of 2017

By CloudBuzz | October 31, 2017

Nastiest Ransomware Attacks of 2017 BROOMFIELD, Colo., Oct. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Webroot, a leader in endpoint security, network security, and threat intelligence, revealed the 10 nastiest ransomware attacks to hit within the past year. According to Webroot’s threat research team, NotPetya was

73% of Executives Are Researching & Launching IoT Projects

By Louis Columbus | October 12, 2017

New IoT Projects Manufacturing-based IoT connections grew 84% between 2016 and 2017, followed by energy & utilities (41%). 73% of executives are either researching or currently launching IoT projects. The IoT platform market is expected to grow 35% per year

Spiceworks Survey: Tech Spending Expected to Rise as IT Budgets Stabilize in 2018

By Cloud Syndicate | October 11, 2017

Tech Spending Expected to Rise Market optimism drives growth and adoption of emerging technologies like IoT, AI, and VR AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today at SpiceWorld 2017, Spiceworks announced the results of its 2018 State of IT report, a study

Worldwide Cloud IT Infrastructure Revenues Grow 25.8% in the Second Quarter of 2017

By CloudBuzz | October 6, 2017

Driven by Expansion in Public Cloud FRAMINGHAM, Mass., October 5, 2017 – 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

Critical Success Factors when shifting Workloads into the Cloud

By Marc Wilczek | September 12, 2017

Shifting Workloads into the Cloud By 2020, 92 percent of all workloads will reside in the cloud. Yet challenges remain. Here is how to make your journey a success. The cloud has become the preferred hosting location of choice, with

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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The Managed Service Provider

Threatening Skies: The Managed Service Provider

By John Humphreys

The Managed Service Provider Business is not easy. Just when you think you have the market figured out, and your business is growing nicely, another new threat comes onto the horizon. Many VARs and MSPs who built successful businesses implementing

Collaboration in 2018 and Beyond: Four Technology Trends That Will Have Maximum Impact

By Bobby Beckmann

Collaboration in 2018 Four Technology Trends 2017 is coming to an end, which marks the time of year when we take a look into the crystal ball and share predictions on how emerging technologies will change the way we work.

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

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

ERP Ain’t Got the Same Soul, I Like that Old Time Rock ‘n’ Roll

By Deepak Marwah

Designing Enterprise Software around People Looking back, business owners talked to their customers and employees in person or by phone. This human contact was more personal and the heart of any good business. As technology advanced in the 1990s, organizations

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

Bridging The Chasm Between Business And IT – The GRC Way

By Rajesh Raman

Business And IT  In today’s world, company operations function at two distinct levels: the business operation level and the IT infrastructure operation level. While the two functions operate independently, IT exists to support the business. Many of the IT operations,

Do Not Rely On Passwords To Protect Your Online Information

By John Barco

Do Not Rely On Passwords Simple passwords are no longer safe to use online. John Barco, vice president of Global Product Marketing at ForgeRock, explains why it’s time the industry embraced more advanced identity-centric solutions that improve the customer experience

Data Visualization 101: How, What, Why?

By Cloud Syndicate

Data Visualization 101 “A picture is worth a thousand words.” This old, English idiom could not ring more true than in today’s fast-paced, digital age – the big data age. At a time when we are creating 2.5 quintillion bytes

Cloud Comings and Goings

By John Pientka

Cloud Power Amazon Web Services – the giant of cloud computing – is on track to do $10 Billion in revenue this year. Yet, rumors swirl that Apple may take a huge chunk of business away from them and Dropbox has

Data Analytics and Human Heuristics: How to Avoid Making Poor Decisions

Data Analytics and Human Heuristics: How to Avoid Making Poor Decisions

The “hot hand,” a metaphor applied frequently to the game of basketball, is the idea that a basketball shooter, after ...
How To Be Data Compliant When Using The Cloud

How To Be Data Compliant When Using The Cloud

Data compliant Companies using the cloud for data storage, applications hosting or anything else, have to carefully consider data compliance ...
2017 Brings DLP Technology and IoT's Weaknesses to Light

2017 Brings DLP Technology and IoT’s Weaknesses to Light

DLP Technology In regards to data loss prevention (DLP), in the last five years many companies rushed to implement DLP ...
Quantum Computing opens new front in Cloud!

Quantum Computing opens new front in Cloud!

Quantum Computing As the amount of data in the world is rapidly increasing, so is the time required for machines to ...
Imminent IoT Eye-Tracking Technologies To Transform The Connected World

Imminent IoT Eye-Tracking Technologies To Transform The Connected World

IoT Eye Tracking Smelling may be the first of the perceptible senses, but the eye is the fastest moving organ ...
Two 2017 Trends From A Galaxy Far, Far Away

Two 2017 Trends From A Galaxy Far, Far Away

Reaching For The Stars People who know me know that I’m a huge Star Wars fan. I recently had the ...