- July 20, 2016
Data privacy continues to be a hot-button issue on both sides of the Atlantic, with the Privacy Shield agreement and a big win for Microsoft providing some clarity to this still murky issue.
- October 29, 2015
Both cloud providers and their users are responsible for data security in the cloud. Unfortunately, it's not always easy determining who's accountable for what.
- 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.
- August 06, 2015
Encryption key management has become table stakes for cloud vendors, but bringing your own key isn't always the right move.
- 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.
- August 13, 2014
Trouble could be looming for Microsoft after a silent patch locked Office 365 users out of their applications for days. What does the issue mean for customers operating Office 365?
- December 20, 2013
The cloud computing market is still feeling the after effects of Amazon Web Services pulling the plug on WikiLeaks three years ago.
- August 08, 2013
As shadow IT and increasing cloud bills plague IT departments, enterprises are looking to the hybrid cloud model as a solution to their problems.
- June 25, 2012
Cloud adopters see the Patriot Act as a data governance concern, but some legal experts claim it's just a selling point for non-U.S. cloud providers.