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4 ways to protect your small business from disaster – MiamiHerald.com

Posted on Mar 29, 2015 in SMB Cloud

Not many SMB owners want to think about a disaster before it happens, but when faced with massive data loss or threatened by a major flood, it’s impossible to think about anything else. Unfortunately, by that time, it’s already cost your business time and money. Although we’ve all heard about the doomsday scenarios that leave Miami under water by 2030, it’s important to know disaster can come in a variety of forms — from weather to hacking — but more importantly, it can be avoided.

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Netsurion Taps Former Symantec SMB Sales Exec Mark Bartig – MarketWatch

Posted on Mar 27, 2015 in SMB Cloud

HOUSTON, Mar 25, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) -- Netsurion, a leading provider of cloud-managed IT security services, today announced the appointment of Mark Bartig as senior vice president of sales. Previously, Bartig spent 10 years with Symantec, where he was responsible for leading all aspects of the SMB and mid-market business units in North America.

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Netsurion Taps Former Symantec SMB Sales Exec Mark Bartig – MarketWatch

Posted on Mar 27, 2015 in SMB Cloud

HOUSTON, Mar 25, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) -- Netsurion, a leading provider of cloud-managed IT security services, today announced the appointment of Mark Bartig as senior vice president of sales. Previously, Bartig spent 10 years with Symantec, where he was responsible for leading all aspects of the SMB and mid-market business units in North America.

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Drop the ‘Magic’ Cloud Talk and 5 Other Steps to Cloud Migration Success – Nextgov

Posted on Mar 27, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Dan Chenok is the executive director of the IBM Center for the Business of Government The IBM Center recently hosted a roundtable discussion among several agency chief information officers and IT leaders about the state of play when it comes to cloud migration.

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Oracle Learning Cloud Unveiled At Oracle HCM World – HostReview.com (press release)

Posted on Mar 27, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

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IoT Revolution: Is The Enterprise Ready? – InformationWeek

Posted on Mar 27, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

In the connected future, the Internet of Things is expected to play a huge role in everyday life. Are enterprises ready to handle IoT, and what does it mean for security

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Compliance remains the key cloud security challenge, according to CipherCloud … – CloudTech

Posted on Mar 26, 2015 in Cloud News

(c)iStock.com/magann Almost two thirds of organisations in a CipherCloud survey on cloud data protection say compliance and auditing privacy is the biggest security challenge associated with cloud computing. CipherCloud, which has released its inaugural “Global Cloud Data Security Report”, found a number of interesting findings in the research, and the challenges associated with data security for Global 2000 companies. Compliance and data protection concerns continue to remain the top barriers for cloud adoption

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SMB Content Security Spend Still Up For Grabs – MSPmentor

Posted on Mar 26, 2015 in SMB Cloud

In spite of continued growth in security spend amongst SMBs, it's still very much a Greenfield opportunity for managed service providers (MSPs) that can break through perception barriers.

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Netsurion Taps Former Symantec SMB Sales Exec Mark Bartig – EIN News (press release)

Posted on Mar 25, 2015 in SMB Cloud

/EIN News/ -- HOUSTON, March 25, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Netsurion, a leading provider of cloud-managed IT security services, today announced the appointment of Mark Bartig as senior vice president of sales. Previously, Bartig spent 10 years with Symantec, where he was responsible for leading all aspects of the SMB and mid-market business units in North America. The addition of Bartig to the Netsurion team is a key step in the company's growth initiative to address the rapidly expanding SMB market opportunity driven by increased breach awareness

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Box on building customer trust in cloud collaboration – Diginomica

Posted on Mar 25, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

SUMMARY: Cloud collaboration provider Box wants to take a lead in building customer trust in the cloud, its Chief Trust Officer told me on a visit to London. From the earliest days of SaaS and cloud, providers have always needed a good answer to the security question. This has been especially true in the field of enterprise content management, where the documents being stored and shared often contain commercially sensitive information or valuable intellectual property

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India Cloud Computing Market to Exhibit Over 22% CAGR By 2020, Finds … – IT Business Net

Posted on Mar 25, 2015 in Hybrid Cloud

  March 24, 2015 -- BURNABY, Canada, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Growing adoption of cloud computing technologies in SMEs and government agencies to drive the demand for cloud computing services in India through 2020 According to the recently released TechSci Research report "India Cloud ComputingMarket Forecast & Opportunities, 2020", the cloud services market in India is forecast to grow at over a CAGR of 22% during 2015-2020.

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Skycure lands $8M to secure mobile devices for enterprises – VentureBeat

Posted on Mar 24, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Israel-based mobile security company Skycure just raised $8 million to fund new research and development. Skycure offers two main products, a free app that secures mobile devices for consumers and software that secures enterprises with a bring your own device policy

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ProtectWise Emerges From Stealth With More Than $17 Million In Funding To … – PR Newswire (press release)

Posted on Mar 24, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

DENVER, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights More than $17 million in financing from Crosslink Capital, Trinity Ventures, Paladin Capital Group, and Arsenal Venture Partners Cloud platform enables security at scale with unlimited, full-fidelity network forensic window, automatic retrospection of historical network traffic to uncover previously unknown threats, powerful visualization and forensic tools, and an economical SaaS-delivery model Early adoption from more than a dozen companies including Universal Music Group Management team led by security industry pioneer Scott Chasin, combines SaaS and cloud security experience from McAfee, Mandiant, IBM and Proofpoint Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150324/183988 ProtectWise exits stealth today to launch a breakthrough cloud-based architecture poised to change the landscape of enterprise network security. ProtectWise leverages cloud economies of scale to deliver a subscription-based service that eliminates blind spots in threat detection, ends alarm fatigue by identifying and prioritizing network threats, and delivers faster and more effective incident response.

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Alibaba Makes Strategic Investment In Israeli Venture Firm JVP – TechCrunch

Posted on Mar 24, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Two months after making its first investment in Israel, Alibaba is digging deeper into the country’s startup ecosystem. Venture capital firm JVP (Jerusalem Venture Partners) announced yesterday that it will partner with the e-commerce giant to give financial support to promising startups.

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Review: McAfee Endpoint Protection for SMB – The Register

Posted on Mar 23, 2015 in SMB Cloud

Anti-virus – sorry, endpoint security - programs suck. I loathe them and they have been the bane of my professional existence for the better part of 20 years. Despite the crushing, crushing sadness that they cause, the call came down to review Intel Security’s latest endpoint security product, McAfee Endpoint Protection Advanced for SMB and - against my better judgement - I don't completely hate it.

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