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December 14, 2015
From mergers and acquisitions to new product launches and more, big changes swept the cloud computing market in 2015. Here are 10 events, in particular, you don't want to miss.
October 09, 2015
The EU high court's decision to strike down the Safe Harbor agreement shouldn't hurt large cloud companies or their users, but long-term questions about data privacy remain.
June 29, 2015
Following major breaches at retail giants, government agencies and others, cloud's reputation has taken a hit. But cloud may not be entirely to blame.
June 04, 2015
While a cloud provider's vast network of data centers helps maintain uptime and availability, it can be a compliance nightmare for some IT pros.
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Data residency is a concept that refers to the physical location of information, as well as the local regulations imposed on that information based on where it resides. Continue Reading
With the ability to run anywhere, migratory apps maximize the value of hybrid cloud. But management and security hurdles must first be overcome. Continue Reading
Shadow IT is hardware or software that is not supported by an organization's IT department. The term often carries a negative connotation because it implies the IT department has not approved the technology or doesn’t even know that employees are ... Continue Reading
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When building a cloud governance model, account not only for technical risks, such as a data center failure, but business risks, such as vendor lock-in, as well. Continue Reading
For one reason or another, some enterprises need to move their applications out of the cloud. Here are three key steps to make sure your cloud exit goes smoothly. Continue Reading
Most cloud providers offer data encryption services, but for some users, those services aren't enough to fully protect enterprise data in the cloud. Continue Reading
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Placing data -- and trust -- in public cloud has its risks. While tools and services can boost cloud security, here are seven risks that can ruin a project. Continue Reading
Given how rapidly IT evolves, it's tough to shape a long-term cloud strategy. So how can I build a hybrid cloud roadmap that lasts? Continue Reading
A report from Adallom highlights the lack of SaaS security in enterprises, but expert Dave Shackleford has ways to take back the cloud and lessen the risks, such as enhanced cloud app security. Continue Reading
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With Halloween creeping in, cloud expert David Linthicum shares three cloud computing horror stories -- and advice for not finding yourself in one. Continue Reading
On-premises governance is grounded in physical security, so a cloud migration can send your strategy spinning. But a move isn't as hard as it seems. Continue Reading
Moving applications to a public IaaS or PaaS can complicate existing software licensing. Is a cloud-specific license with your provider the answer? Continue Reading