Tag Archives: Cloud computing

Cloud interoperability and mobility are pressing issues

Although most Cloud Service companies feel that security is the key issue hampering long-term adoption of the developing Cloud service, the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) very judiciously notes.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Mobile Phone News: Networks, Handsets, Mobile Computing

Dell continues expansion with Boomi acquisition

PC manufacturer Dell is to acquire cloud-integrator Boomi, which produces software that brings together cloud resources with physical hardware and software. Although Dell hasn’t revealed its plans for Boomi, the cloud.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Computer News: Hardware, Tablet PC's, Computing

Cloud computing expected to improve security

Over half of organisations believe that cloud computing will result in an improvement in security defences according to a poll from 360°IT, a fifth thought there would be no improvement and.. more
Posted in IT Security News

Cloud computing to be rapidly adopted by SMBs

A new survey from ISP Easynet Connect claims that small and medium sized businesses in the UK are set to embrace cloud computing. A similar report conducted in October 2008 asked businesses whether they were planning to use cloud computing within twelve months. Only 22%.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Internet News: Broadband, Telecoms, Social Networks, ISP's

Jericho Forum announces security criteria for cloud computing

IT security experts at the Jericho Forum have released a new set of security guidelines for cloud computing, designed to help IT departments when migrating to a cloud-based system. The criteria, called the cloud cube model, offers an outline of what organisations need to consider.. more
Posted in IT Security News

70% of companies to boost cloud computing security

A survey by Infosecurity Europe of 470 organisations, has found that 75% of them intend to reallocate or increase their budgets to secure cloud computing and software as a service, within the next 12 months. Further, interviews conducted by Infosecurity Europe with a panel of.. more
Posted in IT Security News

Microsoft extends Live Mesh

Microsoft’s Live Mesh Service, which makes it possible to share data among multiple devices, is now available to anyone with a Windows Live ID. Live Mesh uses the internet as a data hub, to allow data such as photos and documents to be accessed anywhere.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Internet News: Broadband, Telecoms, Social Networks, ISP's