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Do the Words ‘Cloud Computing’ Reflect Negatively on the Industry?

Cloud Computing is a term that is buzz worthy in tech circles. The term can be quite ambiguous to those who aren’t tech savvy. When we talk about things being cloudy, foggy or hazy, the general reaction to the topic at hand is typically negative. ...

EMC Launches Mozy in the Cloud

EMC has released a new product line entitled Mozy which is designed to protect cloud data from end point to endpoint. This cloud software suite will give administrators the ability to deliver secure, confidential data in a manner that will not ...

OpenText Introduces Secure Messaging Products

OpenText has unveiled a new cloud messaging service that allows for the secure delivery of confidential information. The products are called Secure Mail and Secure Managed File Transfer. OpenText is calling this Secure MFT. OpenText stresses that ...

BeyondSaaS is a Cloud Tool That Helps Identify Vulnerabilities in Your Infrastructure

BeyondTrust has just released a new product called BeyondSaaS. BeyondSaaS is expected to give security analysis teams a view of the company’s public facing systems and an audit of what security vulnerabilities are present. While systems ...

COBOL in the Cloud

COBOL is a programming language that has been around for over 30 years. This is one of the few programming languages that is used everyday. COBOL is big in the financial world because applications that were built using the language are fast and ...

Cloud Computing Migration Saves US Government $20B

A new report first cited by Forbes suggests that the US Government has saved over $20B by switching to cloud computing platforms. The study was conducted by MeriTalk and it queried over 150 IT executives within the US government. Underwriting this ...

Two Essential Certifications for Cloud Professionals

Determining which cloud certifications that are best for you can seem difficult because finding a starting point can be challenging. With so many different programs available, how can you be sure that you are getting a certification that is ...

CenturyLink Acquires Tier3

CenturyLink has been searching for methods of expanding their cloud offerings. Instead of building out their own cloud infrastructure, CenturyLink made the decision that other tech giants have discovered is the easiest method of expanding cloud ...

TenCent to Offer 10TB of Free Cloud Storage Space

TenCent is a Chinese tech company that is comparable to Google or Yahoo. TenCent is making headlines because they just recently announced that they are expanding their public cloud services to include the international market. TenCent has surpassed ...

Cloud Computing Coins New Terms Such as “Limpware”

Computer geeks have been known to thrown around slang such as PEBCAK which stands for “Problem Exists Between Chair And Keyboard”. Cloud computing only continues to get more popular and it was only a matter of time before industry experts began ...

Amazon AppStream Computes Graphics in the Cloud

One of the emerging technologies brought to you via the Cloud is the ability to compute graphics at the cloud level so that a user doesn't have to have the latest and greatest video card installed locally. Amazon recently unveiled AppStream at its ...

IBM Unfolds Mobile Device Management Platform by Purchasing FiberLink

Bring your own device to work, which is better known as BYOD, has been a hot topic of discussion for CIOs and IT managers alike. For many years, companies decided to pass out BlackBerry’s to their workers because they thought that only these types ...

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