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Is Big Data Security Still Lacking?

April 27, 2017 by Rick Delgado

Some areas in which big data security providers need to develop include ransomware, gaps in the Hadoop security stack, and a corporation’s own data policies which may leave it open to breach. Customer trust is an important and growing necessity in online business transactions. Keeping data secure from threats goes a long way toward reassuring customers that their information is safe with the company they wish to do business.[read more]

What New Privacy Protections Could Mean for Cloud Businesses

April 25, 2017 by Rick Delgado

Imagine if you or your company were storing controversial information on a cloud or other SaaS (storage as a service) platform and suddenly the FBI or the police served you a subpoena, seizing possession of the files without your consent. Now, overnight, you or your business are involved in a legal investigation over files that have been...[read more]

What Led to the Recent Huge Buzz Around Analytics?

April 19, 2017 by Noah Data

Analytics have been used by businesses for decades, so why are they experiencing a meteoric rise now? To answer this question, we need to get the Big Picture. This article shares key factors that led to the huge buzz around analytics today.[read more]


6 Tips to Protect Your Business’ Most Important Asset: Your Data

April 3, 2017 by Anita Sathe

Cybersecurity is a top concern for small businesses and everyday digital users. With governments and organizations now placing a greater emphasis on keeping data safe online, it is vital that personal and professional users take note of the dangers that poor cybersecurity can trigger.[read more]

Report: Cloudera looks to go public as demand for Big Data solutions grow

March 15, 2017 by CIO Dive

Demand for Big Data solutions is high and has continued to increase in recent years. By 2020, revenue from Big Data and analytics is projected to reach more than $203 billion.[read more]

Google is serious about the cloud, touting big customers and challenging industry giants

March 9, 2017 by CIO Dive

Google is making headway in the enterprise cloud market, touting big-name customers like Disney Interactive, Verizon, SAP, Colgate, Home Depot, HSBC and eBay in speeches this week during Google Cloud Next ’17.[read more]

Smart Grid: Overcoming Data Exchange to Increase Efficiency

March 8, 2017 by Scott Allen

Recent research estimates that the Smart Grid will be a $120 Billion industry by 2020. As Industrial IoT (IIoT) drives digital transformation for utilities, there are a fair share of challenges and opportunities facing the Smart Grid industry today.To keep up with rapid growth and new technology that is shaping the utility...[read more]


How to Integrate Finance and Operations by Leveraging Cloud Storage

March 7, 2017 by Sean Mallon

Finance executives almost never get to see the full picture of the performance of the company as they are only presented with certain types of data that relate to their work. Since their tasks mainly involve things like setting budgets, preparing financial reports and planning, they only get financial data as this is what they use for...[read more]

Is the end of traditional enterprise software near?

March 2, 2017 by CIO Dive

Low-code solutions are growing in popularity, allowing companies to make software work the way they want it to.[read more]

How Digital Experience Monitoring and Customer-Centric IT Makes Everyone Happy

March 2, 2017 by Michael Urbonas

IT teams that adopt an end-user-as-customer service model, and utilize technology ensuring the best user digital experience possible, will make end users very happy, while also establishing IT as a strategic asset to the business.[read more]

Where the Fog Meets the Edge

March 1, 2017 by Scott Allen

2017 will see the emergence of true fog computing and programmable/intelligent edge devices with the strongest security measures to date.[read more]

Cloudflare admits bug leaked customer data for months

February 28, 2017 by CIO Dive

Cloudflare announced Thursday that its edge servers leaked sensitive data — including customer passwords, cookies and authentication tokens — for months.[read more]

Public cloud to see strong growth in 2017, though projections differ on how much

February 24, 2017 by CIO Dive

Both Gartner and International Data Corporation (IDC) project huge increases in the public cloud market, according to new studies released by both firms this week.[read more]

It Just Got Cloud In Here...

February 23, 2017 by Annie Bustos

 Embracing the Multi-Cloud ApproachThe volume of cloud spending is enormous, with a 2016 Gartner survey projecting by 2020 the “Cloud Shift” will directly affect more than $1 trillion in IT spending. A significant portion of this broader spend will be towards multi-cloud architecture, where companies will seamlessly connect clouds...[read more]

DHS wants to stop the rise of large-scale DDoS attacks

February 22, 2017 by CIO Dive

The Department of Homeland Security is funding new research to stop distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks[read more]