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How can we protect our information in the era of cloud computing? – Phys.Org

Posted on Jan 26, 2015 in Cloud News

Private information would be much more secure if individuals moved away from cloud-based storage towards peer-to-peer systems, where data is stored in a variety of ways and across a variety of sites, argues a University of Cambridge researcher. In an article published in the Proceedings of the Royal Society A, Professor Jon Crowcroft argues that by parcelling and spreading data across multiple sites, and weaving it together like a tapestry, not only would our information be safer, it would be quicker to access, and could potentially be stored at lower overall cost. The internet is a vast, decentralised communications system, with minimal administrative or governmental oversight.

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Interactive Intelligence Releases New Cloud-Based Enterprise Collaboration … – Finances.com

Posted on Jan 26, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Interactive Intelligence Group Inc. (Nasdaq: ININ), a global provider of software and services for communications, collaboration and customer engagement, has released a new cloud-based enterprise collaboration service delivered from its PureCloud platform. The first in a series of cloud services to be delivered from the PureCloud platform, PureCloud Directory was designed to increase productivity and enhance collaboration by enabling employees to quickly find, connect and communicate with the right person with the right set of skills at the right time.

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4 Cloud Options Small Businesses Should Consider – Business 2 Community

Posted on Jan 25, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Software as a Service (SaaS) is becoming more and more popular, and it’s allowing small businesses the opportunity to purchase licensing to software that they might not have had access to. Subscription cloud-based software is definitely a growing trend and with so many options for businesses, it’s practically a no-brainer to swap some of your services to the cloud. But the consideration comes with a list of questions: Which ones are the best for your business

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NTT Communications verstärkt Sicherheitsservices Enterprise Cloud und … – SYS-CON Media (press release)

Posted on Jan 24, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

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NTT Communications si accinge a potenziare Enterprise Cloud e i servizi di … – SYS-CON Media (press release)

Posted on Jan 23, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

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NTT Communications to Strengthen Enterprise Cloud and WideAngle Security … – SYS-CON Media (press release)

Posted on Jan 23, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

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How To Pitch Hybrid Cloud To Your CFO – TechWeekEurope UK

Posted on Jan 19, 2015 in Hybrid Cloud

In this article, TechWeekEurope has called on the experts from the hybrid cloud arena to explain how to pitch the idea of using hybrid cloud to your chief financial officer (CFO). The first step is understanding what exactly hybrid cloud is, and if you need help with that then we suggest heading over to How To Explain Hybrid Cloud To A Five-Year-Old, published on TechWeekEurope earlier this month

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Using the cloud to enable microservices – TechTarget

Posted on Jan 16, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

Microservices are an emerging architectural design pattern that brings agility and scalability to enterprise applications. A challenge of implementing microservices has been the need to have infrastructure for dynamically spinning up and interconnecting these services. The dynamic nature of cloud platforms is a key enabler in the shift to a microservices strategy

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Telecom Stock Roundup, part 2 – Zacks.com

Posted on Jan 16, 2015 in SMB Cloud

Telecom Carrier’s Expansion Plans in Place: Care to Invest?The U.S. telecommunications industry is currently evolving around five broad factors. These include: (i) the increasing traction of wireless networks in the telecom industry and the consequent popularity of spectrum (ii) the projection of aggressive high-speed fiber-based network expansion especially for video/TV offerings (iii) consolidation within the industry which is likely to continue mainly on airwaves shortage and attainment of economies of scale (iv) innovative product launches are expected in areas like m-Commerce, virtualization and cloud-based technology, high-speed metro Ethernet and (v) ample scope for expansion as nearly a fifth of rural American households lack broadband access, as per the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).Momentum to ContinueThe rising demand for technologically superior products has been the silver lining for the telecommunication industry in an otherwise tough environment

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Xen Project Hypervisor Delivers Enhanced Performance and Security for Cloud … – SYS-CON Media (press release)

Posted on Jan 15, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

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Keeping it in the business: how to make file sharing enterprise-proof – Information Age

Posted on Jan 15, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

IT departments are under pressure to allow file sharing services without exposing the organisation to risk Today’s consumer file-sharing services are marketing themselves as enterprise solutions.

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OnApp Releases Web, Mobile Portal for vCloud Director – The VAR Guy

Posted on Jan 15, 2015 in SMB Cloud

Ditlev Bredahl, CEO, OnApp OnApp has announced the availability of OnApp for VMware vCloud Director, a web and mobile portal that allows service providers to manage their VMware (VMW)-based clouds.

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CloudPassage Secures Docker With Cloud SaaS – eWeek

Posted on Jan 14, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

As Docker deployments grow, there is a need to make sure that proper enterprise security policy is applied. CloudPassage aims to address that.

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Insider Threats in the Cloud: 6 Harrowing Tales – Dark Reading

Posted on Jan 13, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

The cloud has vastly expanded the scope of rogue insiders. Read on to discover the latest threat actors and scenarios

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Ensure project success with private cloud planning – TechTarget

Posted on Jan 13, 2015 in Enterprise Cloud

When it comes to cloud computing, there are three main options: public cloud, private cloud and hybrid cloud. Public cloud offers scalability, elasticity and a pay-per-use model on shared infrastructure. Hybrid cloud is a mixture of private cloud and public cloud services with orchestration between the two

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