Tag: Cloud

Cloud Computing, Tech

European cloud project Gaia-X is stuck in the concept stage

April 22, 2022

Via: CIO

Too many of the participants in the European cloud project Gaia-X are pursuing their own interests and diluting the concept, Volker Pfirsching told’s sister publication Computerwoche in a recent interview. Pfirsching is a partner and member of the Central […]

Cloud Computing, Tech

Why many enterprises waste money in the cloud

March 15, 2022

Via: InfoWorld

IT has a long history of problems with budgets and money. Budget overruns for IT projects are more the rule than the exception. Typically, there are a few core culprits. First, many in IT, including myself until about 20 years […]

Health Care, Industry

Cloud, IoT usher in new era for healthcare

March 1, 2022

Via: СIO

CIO Larry Jones has seen his share of change over more for than 30 years working in healthcare IT. But the group CIO of Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies (JJMDC) believes recent IT advances are fueling digital transformations that […]

Cloud Computing, Tech

What’s new in Microsoft’s Sentinel cloud SIEM

February 16, 2022

Via: CSO Online

Logging can be the most useful tool in your security arsenal, but it’s something we all tend to overlook and not assign appropriate resources to, as it can use up hard drive storage. Proper logs can provide evidence as to […]

Cloud Computing, Tech

Why Secure SD-WAN Should Be Delivered from the Cloud

February 14, 2022

Via: CIO

Software-defined WAN, better known today as SD-WAN, is not the same technology that it was when it first got started. In the beginning, SD-WAN was essentially a way to enable organizations to use inexpensive broadband connectivity to connect back to […]

Cloud Computing, Tech

5 steps for finding value in the cloud

February 2, 2022

Via: CIO

There are always growing pains associated with new technology—and the cloud is no exception. Many companies have made big investments but have been disappointed with the results. But giving up is not really an option: the cloud could generate as […]

Cloud Computing, Policy, State & Local, Tech

States Should Follow in Montana’s Modernization Footsteps

June 18, 2021

Via: StateTech Magazine

This summer, Montana is expected to retire a mainframe that has supported state agencies for decades. The state moved remaining applications to the cloud to finally discontinue use of the mainframe. Montana’s freedom from its ­mainframe is somewhat rare among […]

Cloud Computing, Tech

Most cloud security problems breathe

May 28, 2021

Via: InfoWorld all

A study by Ponemon and IBM indicates that misconfigured cloud servers cause 19% of data breaches. This is an expensive problem with an average cost of half a million dollars per breach. This figure does not consider the potential PR […]

Cloud Computing, Tech

Don’t migrate your problems to the cloud

May 14, 2021

Via: InfoWorld all

The cloud is typically a destination for systems needing to be modernized to take advantage of technologies such as AI, predictive analytics, or a hundred other cloud services. It’s typically cheaper, it can be allocated and changed in minutes, and […]

Cloud Computing, Hardware & Software, Tech

Modernizing Container Security Is Essential to Secure Application Development

May 12, 2021

Via: Nextgov

Open-source container technology has already disrupted traditional software development practices. Now, containers are poised to upend the way federal IT professionals secure those practices. Securing containers necessitates a “shift left” mentality, where security is fully integrated into the entire development […]