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Skyscape demonstrates cloud solutions offer significant cost savings when compared to on-premise offerings as well as additional business benefitsLondon - 30th January - Skyscape Cloud Services Limited, the easy to adopt, easy to use and easy to leave cloud services company, has today ...
TechViews: The Tesla Model S can power your house, Macy’s and Khol’s love Big Data, keyless hotel check-in with your phone; and more! Featured Article Gett...
Welcome to the Mobile Cyber Security News Weekly, our newest online newsletter. Mobile Cyber Security will focus on the most interesting news, articles and links related to mobile and cyber security, mobile malware, mobile application management, cyber warfare (and more!) that I run ac...
While it is fun to watch the 800 lb Gorilla squash every one, Amazon has to face competition at some point. Even just for the sake of something to write about! While AWS is fundamentally amazing, it’s now quite a well established and therefore boring facet of the market. It’...
G-Cloud Innovation describes a summary of international Government Cloud Computing best practices, covering topics such as: Introduction – Open sourcing best practices Legacy Modernization – The Business Case for Transformation Digital Government by Default G-Cloud Framewor...
DBT-Data further established itself in the data storage industry as a formidable force with the $35 million dollar purchase of the state of the art Cyber Integration Center on 1175 North Main Street in Harrisonburg, Virginia.
For the last couple of years I have been working extensively with different standards groups to find a way to help accelerate the intersection of open standards work and the definition of Cloud Best Practices. To this end two main groups are being developed: The Kantara Cloud ID Securi...
By Bob GourleyThe agenda for the 3rd Annual Cloudera Federal Forum (6 Feb 2014, Hanover MD) has firmed up and will no doubt lead to an incredible event. This will be a great venue for thought leaders from the federal government, great tech firms and very talented integrator firms. The ...
New Adapters Increase Server Virtualisation Density, Connect Hybrid Clouds with Virtual Networks Fabrics, Enable SDN with Open APIs and Optimise Application DeliveryCOSTA MESA, Calif, January 23, 2014 - Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX), a leader in network connectivity, monitoring and man...
TechViews: Starbucks keeps track of your password, The DevOps werewolf; Government mobile bad habits and more!! Featured Article Big Enterprises Need Big D...
Open letter suggests improvements to benefit UK public sector buyers, suppliers and, ultimately, tax payersLondon - January 21st, 2014 - Skyscape Cloud Services Limited, the easy to adopt, easy to use and easy to leave cloud services company, today announced that ahead of G-Cloud 5 goi...
It sounds like a sensational claim, but it is actually a low-ball number. The multi-billion-dollar problem started when the stories broke about the NSA surveillance scandal, as revealed by Snowden.  Then it escalated when there were news reports that the NSA and FBI demanded encryption...
This post is sponsored by Good Technology. The third and most recent in the series of white papers from Canada Health Infoway, the standards body for E-Health in the country, is Mobile Computing in Clinical Settings. Transformation through Enterprise Mobility This details a comple...
Shockwaves spread across the computing industry when documents were first leaked describing the methods the NSA uses to procure private data. The latest revelations on “Tailored Access Operations” have, amazingly, shown the NSA is capable of hacking physical laptops and servers as well...
TechViews: Google buys Nest for $3.2 billion, 4 considerations for choosing the right Cloud solution; Big Data goes mainstream and more! Featured Article P...
Keeping up with the day-to-day HR needs of a growing workforce can significantly affect your efficiency. Paperwork, approvals, requests for information and staying compliant: all take you away from your strategic focus. A cloud-based HR system can help remove the administrative stress ...
DBT Data and Potomac Officers Club are excited to announce that Al Tarasiuk, CIO of the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI), will be part of an ICITE panel discussion that will provide insight and updates on this mission critical, cross agency Intel program. Planned ...
New York, NY, January 10, 2014 --(PR.com)-- IEEE GLOBECOM 2013, the premier international conference dedicated to the advance of the entire array of global communications, highlighted its 56th annual conference in Atlanta, Georgia with the presentation of more than 1,500 technical pap...
Cloud computing is great, right? As a way to get something up and running quickly, affordably, and with a minimum of fuss, it can rarely be beaten. But some of the most compelling attributes of the public cloud are best suited to ephemeral or (relatively!) short-term use cases. You can...
By Bob GourleyOn 16 January 2014 the federal Cloud Computing community will be gathering at the Newseum for an exchange of ideas and a continued focus on ways to leverage emerging cloud computing capabilities to the betterment of federal missions. I most strongly endorse this event for...
Today I am proud and honored to announce that I will be participating in this year's 3rd Annual World Congress of Cloud Computing 2014! Highlighting the theme of “Chinese Dream in Cloud” the event will be held in Dalian, China from June 19 to 21, 2014. CloudCon-2014 aims to strengthen...
The Techtarget History of Cloud infographic stops at 2014 and asks ‘What next?’, and my answer, my proposal for a key trend in 2014 is ‘Certified Cloud Computing‘. The goal of our Canada Cloud Roadmap is to suggest where the trend may go across five, ten, twenty...
TechViews: 3 Big Data problems for businesses in 2014, 5 critical considerations for privacy in the public cloud, A BYOD infographic and more! Featured Article ...
Je viens de... créer un nouvel acronyme dans le monde du Cloud Computing : LaaS, Legacy as a Service. En effet, à a grande surprise, quand j’ai fait une recherche sur Google pour savoir ce qui existait sur ce thème...
Welcome to Enterprise Mobility Asia News Weekly, an online newsletter that consists of the most interesting news and articles related to enterprise mobility in Asia.  Asia is predicted to be the fastest area of growth for enterprise mobility between now and 2016.Also read Field Mo...
It’s the time of year to look at what was and contemplate on what will be. In Gartner the latter process has been formalized through the series of predict documents we publish towards the end of the year. Since a few years we precede these individual documents with a top predictions no...
In September, the NCOIC delivered the Geospatial Community Cloud (GCC) demonstration. Sponsored by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, this demonstration showed how an interoperable, hybrid-cloud operating environment can be quickly enabled and used as a rapid response capabil...
By Bob GourleyIf you are an analyst or executive or architect engaged in the analysis of big data, this is a “must attend” event. We will be there engaging with the community and hope to see you there. Registration is now open for the third annual Federal Big Data Apache Ha...
IIn September, the NCOIC delivered the Geospatial Community Cloud (GCC) demonstration. Sponsored by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, this demonstration showed how an interoperable, hybrid-cloud operating environment can be quickly enabled and used as a rapid response capabi...
By Bob GourleyAnnounces Acquisition of Sandboxie to Expand Global Reach, Small Business Footprint and Consolidate the Two Leading Brands in Burgeoning Virtualized Containment Solutions Market FAIRFAX, VA–(Marketwired – Dec 16, 2013) –  Invincea, Inc., an innovator in ...
TechViews: Enterprise mobility 2014 trend watch, Dr. Big Data, 4 issues for the CIO in 2014, Big price range from cloud providers and more! Featured Article ...
DBT-DATA provides reliable, flexible, and cost-effective data center solutions to federal, enterprise, and internet customers. With premier facilities in Ashburn, Virginia and the Cyber Integration Center in Harrisonburg, Virginia, they acquire, develop, own, and operate facilities tha...
By Bob GourleyDC seems to have a cyber security related event every week. No kidding. You have to pick and chose and only go to the best or you will never get any work done.  How do you pick the right events? My recommendation is to look for events that have a good mix of thought leade...
Je suis conscient, en écrivant ce billet, que de très nombreux lecteurs vont en contester le contenu et prétendre que je fais un diagnostic erroné sur la réalité des RSE, Réseaux Sociaux d’Entreprise. Ce seront en priorité les éditeurs de...
In September, the NCOIC delivered the Geospatial Community Cloud (GCC) demonstration. Sponsored by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, this demonstration showed how an interoperable, hybrid-cloud operating environment can be quickly enabled and used as a rapid response capabil...