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Ransomware refers to malicious software that blocks access to a computer system until a ransom is paid. Recent problems experienced with Ransomware are evident from infections, which have occurred in 99 countries including China and Russia...

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Meet GRAIL – Fighting Cancer with Big Data, AI and the Cloud

By John Pientka | May 26, 2017

Improve Your Chances of Surviving Cancer by 5X to 10X How would you like to improve your odds of surviving cancer by 5X to 10X? Guess who’s going to help you do that? Amazon is, through a young company called…

Roundup Of Cloud Computing Forecasts, 2017

By Louis Columbus | May 24, 2017

Cloud Computing Forecasts Cloud computing is projected to increase from $67B in 2015 to $162B in 2020 attaining a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 19%. Gartner predicts the worldwide public cloud services market will grow 18% in 2017 to…

Major Cloud Outages

Major Cloud Outages: Five Things Organizations Can Do To Protect Against Network Failures

By CloudTweaks | May 23, 2017

Recent Major Cloud Outages It is no surprise that whenever there is an outage in a public or private cloud, organizations lose business, face the wrath of angry customers and take a hit on their brands. The effects of an…

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AI Startup Funding Part I: 23 AI Startups and Accelerators

By Kiril Kirilov | September 19, 2017

AI Startups and Accelerators It looks like securing funding for an AI startup is a child’s play these days. Artificial intelligence is buzzword of the day among angel investors, VC funds, and journalists alike. Finding funds for developing AI projects…

Death of Traditional Enterprise Storage

By David Gildea | September 18, 2017

Traditional Enterprise Storage Back in 2003, Chris Pinkham and Benjamin Black, two engineers working for Amazon.com, proposed a dramatic overhaul of the company’s computing infrastructure. In a paper written for CEO Jeff Bezos, the pair envisioned a new system that…

A Ray of Digital Sunshine During a Hurricane Portends Big Changes in One of the World’s Largest Industries

By John Pientka | September 18, 2017

A Ray of Digital Sunshine Here’s something that will bring a smile: As hurricane Irma was about to slam into Florida, Elon Musk boosted the maximum range for evacuating Tesla owners for free and remotely. A very neat trick but…

Inside the Equifax Hack

Was the Data Just Too Big? Inside the Equifax Hack

By Daniel Matthews | September 15, 2017

Inside the Equifax Hack Equifax is a gigantic financial organization, the entire livelihood of which revolves around collecting and analyzing consumer credit data to assign credit scores. If any organization knows how to handle big data and keep it secure,…

Mobile App Usage Shifts to Business and Technology

By Kiril Kirilov | September 15, 2017

Mobile Business Apps Mobile apps used to be a dream come true for game developers and studios but the latest consumer surveys show a lasting shift to travel, business and technology applications. In the first half of 2017, mobile apps…

Driving Transformation? It is possible to predict the future.

By Paul Boris | September 14, 2017

Driving Transformation Previously, I wrote about the criticality of defining the Vision for your transformation – what is your real objective, how will it transform your business and what will be the outcome for your customers. But as Henry Ford said, “Vision without…

Initial Coin Offering

Startup Fund Raising Through An Initial Coin Offering (ICO)

By Kiril Kirilov | September 14, 2017

What Is An Initial Coin Offering (ICO)? Do you possess Bitcoin or another cryptocurrency? If so, you can easily invest in a growing number of startups raising funds through Initial Coin Offering (ICO) instead of Initial Public Offering (IPO). IPOs…

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Amazon working on ‘smart glasses’ as its first wearable device: FT

By CloudBuzz | September 20, 2017

(Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc is working on its first wearable device – a pair of ‘smart glasses’, the Financial Times reported on Wednesday. The device, designed like a regular pair of spectacles, will allow Amazon’s digital assistant Alexa to be…

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Cloudflare Collaborates with Google Cloud to Fund Developer Innovation

By CloudBuzz | September 19, 2017

Collaboration Offers Developers $100,000 in Cloud Platform Credits SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cloudflare, the leading Internet performance and security company, is collaborating with Google Cloud to help support developer innovation on the Cloudflare Apps Platform. Starting today,…

Cisco Expands Learning Portfolio with New Business Architecture Training and Certifications

By CloudBuzz | September 19, 2017

New Business Architecture Training and Certifications Expanded Portfolio Accelerates Business Transformation by Addressing Critical Talent Needs SAN JOSE, CA–(Marketwired – Sep 19, 2017) – Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) today announced it is expanding its learning portfolio with new business architecture training and…

2017 Ponemon Institute Study Finds SMBs are a Huge Target for Hackers

By CloudBuzz | September 19, 2017

Negligent Employees and Poor Password Policies are the Weakest Links Negligent employees are the #1 root cause behind data breaches across North America and the UK Ransomware is hitting SMBs hard with more than 50% experiencing an attack Attacks are becoming costlier…

Virtual Reality: Coming Soon to a Cubicle Near You?

By CloudBuzz | September 18, 2017

Cisco invites customers to experiment with Cisco Spark in VR SAN JOSE, CA–(Marketwired – Sep 18, 2017) – Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) thinks it is only a matter of time before virtual reality makes a major impact on all sorts of industries…