The top five upcoming cloud developments

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Strap yourself in. We’ll be going to some interesting places with the cloud in the near future. 1. Hybrid Cloud Takes Off For the longest time, the hybrid cloud didn’t really go much of anywhere. That’s because it wasn’t easy to integrate private and public clouds. Then, along came Kubernetes and everything changed. With Kubernetes, […]

The role of a technical evangelist

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Several years ago, I wrote this quick blog on evangelism. As this is my new role here at DXC, I thought it worth sharing with this audience, albeit with some modifications.  Enjoy! Recently, I came across this quote regarding the role of an evangelist: “I’m an evangelist. People come to us with a problem, my […]

La nube sigue asutando a muchas empresas, según Gartner

A pesar de su largo recorrido en la empresa y su rol de oportunidad novedosa, muchas empresas aún ven el cloud computing como un riesgo emergente, según recoge un informe reciente de Gartner.  En concreto, más de 100 responsables de seguridad, riesgos, auditoría y finanzas en organizaciones de todo el mundo consultados por la firma […]

Gartner says cloud remains top emerging enterprise risk

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Despite having made great inroads into organizations and representing what Gartner calls novel opportunities, enterprises still view cloud computing as an emerging risk, according to Gartner’s latest quarterly Emerging Risks Report. The 110 senior executives in risk, audit, finance, and compliance at large global organizations that were queried for the report, identified cloud computing as the […]

Analysts forecast global cybersecurity spending slowdown next year

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While not an absolute slowdown in the growth of security spending, the market analyst firm Gartner does expect the rate of growth in enterprise information security spending to cool in the near future. According to a news release issued last week, the firm estimates worldwide spending on information security products and services will reach more […]

Why a managed cloud access security broker could make sense for your company

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Companies move to the cloud to save money on infrastructure and improve time-to-market on application development. However, once they start using cloud applications, organizations using traditional security monitoring solutions often lose control and visibility of their infrastructure and applications. End users now have access to multiple cloud-based collaboration and file sharing applications, tools that may […]

Cloud-based security services set to soar

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According to research form Gartner, worldwide cloud-based security services will grow 21 percent this year, expected to reach $5.9 billion. Gartner expects the cloud-based security services market will approach $9 billion within the next three years, and grow at a pace that exceeds the total information security market. The top three priorities, according to Gartner: […]

Two areas that need closer consideration in enterprise cloud

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There are many postings on the risks and challenges for Cloud migration. One recent article, posted by Glen Robinson (@GlenPRobinson) had an excellent summary of the key risks and challenges to a broader migration to the cloud. In his paper he cites security, resilience, reputation and regulatory as key considerations, followed by financial, licensing and […]

La industria Cloud se prepara para la llegada de los drones al sector público

Te guste o no, los drones públicos están a punto de llegar. De hecho, la organización Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), dedicada a asegurar los entornos informáticos en la nube ha comenzado a trabajar con la iniciativa global sin ánimo de lucro, Securing Smart Cities, para establecer las normas que guiarán los futuros aviones no tripulados […]

Secteur public : les drones débarquent, les leaders du cloud se préparent

Que cela vous plaise ou non, les drones s’apprêtent à faire leur entrée dans le secteur public. La « Cloud Security Alliance » (CSA) s’est alliée à une initiative mondiale à but non lucratif, Securing Smart Cities, pour mettre en place les premiers éléments qui permettront le déploiement des drones dans le secteur public. Leur rapport, coécrit […]