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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10 Cloud-Based Music Apps

By Daniel Price | April 1, 2014

10 Cloud-Based Music Apps  As we recently discussed on CloudTweaks, there is a debate around whether it is still necessary to save music files locally. The majority of both artists and consumers now exclusively use electronic means to engage with…

10 Innovative Cloud-Based Start-ups

By Daniel Price | March 24, 2014

Innovative Cloud-Based Start-ups The growth of cloud computing over the last five years has seen a rapid increase in the number of start-up companies in the sector. Many of these start-ups are doing unique things that are changing the landscape…

10 Green Cloud Computing Hosts To Consider

By Daniel Price | March 18, 2014

10 Green Cloud Computing Hosts To Consider With the IT industry now accounting for more than ten percent of global electricity consumption, and data centres alone accounting for almost two percent, the pressure is on businesses to use the greenest…

10 Excellent Cloud Applications For SMEs

By Daniel Price | March 13, 2014

Cloud Applications For SMEs Cloud applications and services are rapidly replacing traditional desktop apps in the workplace. To new users the number of apps available can be overwhelming, with hundreds of choices on everything from CRM software to Budget Management.…

3 Missing Cloud Implementations In Mobile Technology

By CloudBuzz | February 28, 2014

3 Missing Cloud Implementations In Mobile Technology I like the mobile technology that surrounds us. I’ve gotten to the point where I wouldn’t function to the same level without my phone, and I don’t even think that’s a bad thing…

Moving Beyond Cloud Management To Cloud Portfolio Management

By CloudTweaks | February 24, 2014

Moving Beyond Cloud Management to Cloud Portfolio Management Virtually every enterprise will be leveraging a portfolio of public and private clouds – whether by strategy or circumstance. In the 2013 – State of the Cloud survey, RightScale found that larger…

Eight Interesting Facts About Google Glass

By Daniel Price | February 18, 2014

Eight Interesting Facts About Google Glass Google Glass is rapidly becoming the most desirable, trendy, and ‘must-have’ wearable technology on the market. With the device set to go on general sale later this year, we take the opportunity to look…

3 Ways To Protect Your Financial Data

By CloudTweaks | January 9, 2014

3 Ways To Protect Your Financial Data Recent retail foibles have us all a bit on edge about our personal data. High-profile security breaches at Target and on SnapChat remind us it can happen anywhere, to anyone. It leaves us…

Privacy On Public Clouds – Five Issues You Must Know About

By CloudTweaks | January 2, 2014

Privacy On Public Clouds – Five Issues You Must Know About Cloud computing is everywhere and presents a compelling value proposition for its end users. However issues like privacy and security still are grey areas when it comes to public…

Cloud 2014 – What Are The Experts Anticipating?

By Glenn Blake | December 31, 2013

Cloud 2014- What Are The Experts Anticipating? It isn’t far now; the celebrations of next year are just around the corner. Many are looking back over the year and studying what has already come to pass, while others are pondering…

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