Public Cloud or Private Cloud, that is the question? Or is it?

When addressing security, does the cloud configuration really matter? The cloud is simply a server somewhere outside the four walls of your enterprise. Whether you share (multi-tenanted) space on the server or have one all to yourself, the same question revolving security still pertain. Is it safe? The answer lies on how well you have prepared and monitor your processes despite where your data sits. So what is best for your organization public cloud, private cloud or a hybrid? Well, it depends…

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Size Doesn’t Matter. Controlling Big Data through Cloud Security

Beyond the buzzword:  The issue of Big Data seems very prevalent these days. How to store it. How to manage it. And, how to best secure it. But Big Data is much more complex than a voluminous amount of information. It requires a new paradigm in application, process, and security…all from the cloud. Many of us have been bombarded with the term in many frameworks. There are some professionals that chalk it up to marketing hype or meaningless buzzword. Personally, I prefer the way Gartner categorizes it. That it is more than size. It is a multi-dimensional model that includes complexity, variety, velocity and, yes, volume.

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Lessons Learned from LinkedIn

Users are making it too easy for hackers. The password leakage from business social media site LinkedIn showed us that passwords are indeed the weakest link in terms of security. As this site (and those like it) are a growing part of business and marketing strategies, it is time IT professional find ways to circle the wagon and deploy defensive measures that still allow uses to benefit.

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Rethinking IT Using the Cloud as Change Catalyst

From developer of stacks to facilitator of business needs. As the technology evolves, so do the roles of the IT Department. There is a sea change whereby an effective organization doesn’t need those to plug in cables and write endless code as much as to recognize and broker IT needs for the betterment of the enterprise. Instead of infrastructure-based, you get to be information-centric

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