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Webroot: Deliver collective threat intelligence in near real-time – TechRepublic

Posted on May 26, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

The purpose of threat intelligence, says Webroot's CMO, is to immediately block cyberthreats through your network and endpoints, and to predict where attacks originate.  Image: iStock "Threat intelligence is useless to most organizations if all it does is generate more alerts," said Webroot CMO David Duncan is a recent Q&A.

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IBM brings business apps to the Apple Watch – Fortune

Posted on May 22, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

IBM’s partnership with Apple to bring business-centric applications to iOS devices continues to grow, this time with support coming for the Apple Watch. Apple updated its website this week with new details on a variety of IBM IBM enterprise apps that can now function on Apple’s much-hyped smartwatch.

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‘Attack of the Data Silos 2′: Coming soon to an enterprise near you – Techworld Australia

Posted on May 20, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Just when you thought it was safe: data silos are coming back in many enterprises. Information silos are the scourge whose downfall has been foretold ever since the rise of enterprise resource planning platforms in the 1990s, but today, their demise remains far from assured

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New IT Borderless Enterprise Product Offers Cloud Monitoring Solution – CloudTweaks News

Posted on May 19, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

A new business-critical Software as a Service (SaaS) product, launched today, will allow real-time cloud application monitoring as part of a borderless enterprise strategy developed by Washington-based Fluke Networks.

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Anything-As-A-Service – What XaaS Means For Cloud Computing Contracts – Mondaq News Alerts (registration)

Posted on May 19, 2015 in Cloud News

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CLOUD COMPUTING OpenStack Rolls Out Two Milestone Initiatives – CIO Today

Posted on May 19, 2015 in Cloud News

The OpenStack Summit got underway in Vancouver, Canada on Monday and organizers wasted no time making news. In fact, two of the first announcements mark notable milestones toward a globally federated set of OpenStack-powered public and private clouds

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Cloud computing company offers hilariously craven defense of sexism on Twitter – Salon

Posted on May 18, 2015 in Cloud News

Great news, everyone: The cloud computing company FORTAcloud has a special 50 percent-off deal for users who join the service on a Monday, which is something I learned about today (a Monday) via a totally relevant advertisement the company posted on Twitter.

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Big Data Integration Made Simpler – Talkin’ Cloud

Posted on May 18, 2015 in Cloud News

Xplenty founder and CEO Yaniv Mor. Under the heading of turning lemons into lemonade, Xplenty has reinvented itself as a provider of data integration services delivered via the cloud that don't require any programming expertise.

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Anything-as-a-service – what XaaS means for cloud computing contracts – Lexology (registration)

Posted on May 18, 2015 in Cloud News

More and more industries, from accountancy firms to zoological societies, are adopting cloud computing services. Every day, millions of users are accessing online cloud services such as Apple iCloud, Gmail and Dropbox across desktop and mobile devices.

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Windows 10 Mobile, Hyperlapse, Hyper-V: Microsoft Roundup – InformationWeek

Posted on May 16, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

News from Microsoft this week includes plans to bring cables under the Pacific, new Windows 10 Editions, and the latest Windows 10 mobile build. Windows 10, HoloLens, Office: Microsoft Details Its Vision (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) If you're not a fan of the "Windows 10" name, don't hold your breath for Microsoft's next major OS release. The company has confirmed that the upcoming OS will be its last.

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5 ways to future-proof your cloud computing deals – CIO

Posted on May 15, 2015 in Cloud News

IT organizations big and small are seeing significant benefits from some of their cloud computing contracts. The value of cloud services deals increased 60 percent in the last three years and the $40 billion global cloud services market is expected to grow 27 percent annually over the next three years, according to recent research by the Everest Group. Indeed, many types of software are especially suited to an as-a-service delivery model, including customer relationship management, salesforce automation, human capital management, procurement supports and IT service management.

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Google Inc Embraces Cloud Computing, Shifts 90% Corporate Application On It – Bidness ETC

Posted on May 14, 2015 in Cloud News

Google Inc(NASDAQ:GOOGL) is turning all of its internal applications to cloud computing systems, reports the Wall Street Journal. Only two years ago, Google upheld security concerns to be paramount and resisted using the external cloud applications.

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Citrix pitches Workspace Cloud for hybrid cloud service delivery – Business Cloud News

Posted on May 13, 2015 in Hybrid Cloud

Citrix is aiming its solutions at hybrid cloud users Citrix has unveiled Workspace Cloud, a set of cloud-based tools aimed at bridging the application deployment and management gap between on-premise and cloud infrastructure. The solution, based on XenApp, XenMobile and XenDesktop technology, is basically an integrated and consolidated set of existing Citrix tools used to stream virtual apps to and manage mobile devices, and share content across devices and services – whether that data is located on-premise or in a cloud platform.

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Tarsus Cloud On Demand invests R2m in local cloud market – Tarsus Cloud on … – ITWeb

Posted on May 13, 2015 in Hybrid Cloud

South Africans can now experience and take advantage of Azure-like services, with the announcement that Tarsus Cloud On Demand will be offering customers the ability to tap into on-premises, off-premises as well as hybrid cloud features of the full Windows Azure Pack offering. The Windows Azure Pack offering enables customers to leverage what is seen as Microsoft Azure-consistent experiences and services hosted in the Tarsus Cloud On Demand data centre, which they purchase through a pay-for-what-you-use credit system. As part of its initial investment into the platform, Cloud On Demand is investing in over R2 million in credits for customers to make use of.

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China’s Kingsoft sees strong growth in cloud computing from Xiaomi link – South China Morning Post (subscription)

Posted on May 7, 2015 in Cloud News

Kingsoft CEO Zhang Hongjiang (SCMP Picture) Chinese software company Kingsoft expects sustained growth in its cloud computing and storage businesses as it begins to serve Xiaomi’s rapidly growing overseas users this year, its chief executive said. The Zhuhai-based, Hong Kong-listed firm also hopes to diversify beyond Xiaomi, which made up most of Kingsoft’s revenue last year, as it gains new customers in the rapidly growing Chinese market for cloud services

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