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DaaS – Desktop as a Service Roundtable – DABCC Radio #213

In episode 213, Douglas Brown interviews Scott Gorcester, Founder and Chief Executive Officer at VirtualQube, Christian E. Petrou COO and Michael Fraser, Chief Executive Officer from VDI Space. Scott, Christian, Michael, and Douglas have a lively roundtable discussion on the world of Desktop as a Service (Dass), what it means, is it here, what it […]

8 Informative Cloud Security Issues through Insights Videos

As software-defined data centers emerge in the IT industry, CIOs have a number of critical decisions and considerations on their plate. For companies considering whether or not to use cloud computing, traditional data centers, or a combination of the two for data storage, three primary factors commonly play into their decision: business needs, overall system […]

9 Worst Cloud Security Threats

Shadow IT is a great thing until it runs into the security of cloud computing. All too often line-of-business users are establishing applications and moving data into the cloud without understanding all the security implications. The Cloud Security Alliance has put together a list of the nine most prevalent and serious security threats in cloud computing. […]

Don’t Outsource Cloud Security

As in most of life, with outsourcing you get what you pay for. If you want your outsourced cloud to offer as good or better security than your own data center, you better be willing to write the check. “You get what you pay for,” says Andy Ellis, chief security officer with Akamai Technologies. “If […]

eBook: Oracle Private Cloud Security

Roddy Rodstein
This chapter of the Oracle Cloud Cookbook introduces the Oracle Private Cloud Security Guide. The Oracle Private Cloud Security Guide applies to all Oracle VM, Oracle Database Appliance, Oracle Exalogic, Oracle Enterprise Manager 12c and Oracle Linux releases.   The goal of the Oracle Private Cloud Security Guide is to provide a broader understanding of […]

5nine Releases Cloud Security 4.0 for Hyper-V

5nine Software, a leading provider of agentless security, compliance and management products for Microsoft Hyper-V, announced the immediate availability of new 5nine Cloud Security 4.0 for Hyper-V. The solution provides enterprises and cloud providers with agentless antivirus, comprehensive multi-tenant security support and complete control over VM isolation, thus helping to ensure security and compliance for […]

Skyfence Builds a Wall for Cloud Security

With its Cloud Application Gateway technology, the startup takes a behavioral approach to securing the cloud. Time and again, the top concern for many organizations about moving to the cloud is security. Last week, security startup Skyfence emerged from stealth with technology—its Cloud Application Gateway—that leverages user behavior as a key tool for cloud security. "What’s really unique […]

How Cloud Security Drives Business Agility

Cloud security has become a divisive topic within many companies. Some see cloud computing as a business necessity, required to keep up with competitors, or a vehicle to transform “old world” IT. Others see daunting and dangerous security risks. To me, cloud computing represents an opportunity to re-think, re-design, and operationalize information security and risk […]

Cloud Security Alliance offers ultra-high cloud security plan

The Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) is putting forward an innovative encryption-based security architecture for software-defined networks and cloud environments that draws some of its inspiration from high-security networks used by the U.S. Department of Defense and intelligence agencies. Called the "Software Defined Perimeter," the CSA’s architecture plan calls for use of VPN-style authentication and encryption […]

Clearing the Path to Cloud Part 2 – Addressing the Risks of Cloud Computing

The question most organizations are asking themselves today is not, “Should I move to the cloud?” but rather “When/How should I move to the cloud?,” as the cloud becomes increasingly relevant for business.  As we discussed in Part 1 of this blog series, there are many organizations making the transition to cloud, ready to reap […]

IBM Patents New Cloud Security Mechanism

IBM Research has been awarded a patent for a new method of securing data in cloud computing environments. IBM announced that its researchers have developed a new technique for protecting sensitive data prior to transmitting it to the cloud. Big Blue’s patented invention will overcome barriers to client adoption of cloud computing solutions by ensuring that private […]

5nine Software Presents at Microsoft Cloud OS Launch Event

Singapore – 5nine Software, the only vendor delivering agentless/host-based security and management products for Windows Server and Hyper-V, will present its products – 5nine Cloud Security and 5nine Manager for Hyper-V at the Microsoft Cloud OS Launch Event in Singapore on October 17, 2013. The product presentation will occur during the main conference dedicated to […]

Hytrust Implements Secondary Approval for VMware Security

With increasing concerns over data security and virtualized mission critical workloads, VMware security systems provider HyTrust has come up with a secondary approval solution, which delays the actions taken by administrators until external approval for a particular action is granted. The solution enforces the “two person rule” for high impact administrative operations so that virtual […]

IT professionals offered new Cloud Security qualification

Infosecurity education body (ISC)2 is collaborating with the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) to launch a new certification the pair hope will offer cloud security professionals an important benchmark for competence in the field. According to (ISC)2, the tie-up will see the qualification created using subject matter and the expertise of both organisation’s membership with a view to laying […]

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