Cloud computing security
- April 12, 2012
There may be no single way to save end users from themselves, but certain cloud services may help soothe IT pros’ anxieties about BYOD security.
- December 21, 2011
Worried about email security, the Los Angeles city government kills plans to move the LAPD to Gmail.
- December 08, 2011
Microsoft adds communication and collaboration muscle to Office 365, but IT shops are still concerned about interoperability and costs.
- November 01, 2011
Open source may address some of the vexing problems that have kept IT managers out of the cloud. But these technologies aren’t for the fainthearted.
- October 11, 2011
IBM has acquired Platform Computing, a score for the commodity private cloud champions over those pushing expensive, proprietary cloud in a box systems. Historically a strong player in the high ...
- June 22, 2011
Hooray! Another "public cloud is ridiculously dangerous and will eat your babies" news item. Or not. Maybe both. Don't worry but lock up your babies, is more or less what I'm saying. Lets break it ...
- February 18, 2011
Everyone wants cloud to fit into their preexisting systems, but adopting and securing the cloud takes time and effort that many organizations just can't handle.
- September 23, 2010
Concerned that online security fears will damage the cloud computing market, Microsoft is demanding updates to a 1986 digital privacy law.
- September 16, 2010
A recent privacy breach in Google's Gmail service raises more red flags around the security of cloud-based applications and data privacy.
- September 07, 2010
A story we wrote last week about Amazon’s newest disclosures on its security procedures was sparked in part by a earful from one of the sources in it. Seeking reactions to the newly updated ...
- August 20, 2010
Amazon, Microsoft, Google and Rackspace all offer cloud ROI calculators, but can they really help you figure out the true worth of cloud computing?
- August 02, 2010
The Cloud Security Alliance, an industry group focused on fixing difficut problems in the cloud, has announced a security certification for anyone who can pass a multiple-choice exam.
- July 23, 2010
A lucrative 'government cloud' contract between Los Angeles, Google and CSC has run into security problems, slowing down the project and costing the companies thousands of dollars.
- July 19, 2010
In a recent U.S. government crackdown on intellectual property abuse, more than 70,000 blogs were shut down. Could cloud giants like Amazon suffer a similar fate?
- June 07, 2010
A white paper from the search giant explains how Google organizes security policies and distributes data in Google Apps.