Sony Xperia Z3 design, specs, and launch rumours: LIVE

Feedback

Cloud Professional

Why are some businesses still afraid of the cloud?

6 hours ago  by ITPP in association with HP
Why are some businesses still afraid of the cloud?
This HP whitepaper outlines what these concerns are and gives some hints as to how the perceived threats can be mitigated against.

New security update for G-Cloud looming

8 hours ago  by Emily Garthwaite
New security update for G-Cloud looming
The Government Digital Service (GDS) has announced that a new G-Cloud Security Approach will be coming into effect shortly and apply to the Digital Marketplace as well.

How the cloud is the engine behind the growing Internet of Things

24 Jul 2014  by ITPP in association with HP
How the cloud is the engine behind the growing Internet of Things
The expanding Internet of Things (IoT) will see billions of devices transmitting and exchanging business data to aid the operations of organisations, and the cloud is set to play a key role in this.

VMware cuts the ribbon on second UK data centre

23 Jul 2014  by Jamie Hinks
VMware cuts the ribbon on second UK data centre
Chessington, just south west of London, now has a data centre that provides extra capacity for its vCloud Hybrid Cloud service preferred by companies with UK data protection requirements.

IT budgets set to rise, but there’s no room for spending on recruitment

23 Jul 2014  by Darren Allan
IT budgets set to rise, but there’s no room for spending on recruitment
A new report from Spiceworks has revealed that businesses are spending IT budget on new tech to manage the likes of BYOD, rather than employing new staff members.

IBM boosts SoftLayer’s high-performance computing power through InfiniBand addition

23 Jul 2014  by Jamie Hinks
IBM boosts SoftLayer’s high-performance computing power through InfiniBand addition
The new option for SoftLayer bare metal server customers is geared towards those engaged in computational intensive activities in the energy industry and companies using big data apps.

IBM and Monitise cloud-based mobile payment solution ready to trigger retail revolution

23 Jul 2014  by Jamie Hinks
IBM and Monitise cloud-based mobile payment solution ready to trigger retail revolution
The IBM Global Business Services partnership combines the expertise of IBM in the financial and retail sectors, and Monitise’s experience in the mobile payments space.

The key to securing corporate data is identity verification

23 Jul 2014  by Ian Barker
The key to securing corporate data is identity verification
As more and more data moves to the cloud and to distributed environments this stretches the ability of traditional endpoint security solutions to keep it safe. Access management specialist Ping Identi

Cloud hardware spending in EMEA to hit $4b by end of 2014

22 Jul 2014  by Jamie Hinks
Cloud hardware spending in EMEA to hit $4b by end of 2014
Larger percentages of hardware funds are being spent on the cloud than ever before and it’s expected to reach some 22 per cent of all spending by 2018.

Cloud services and PC sales could help Microsoft in Q4 earnings report

22 Jul 2014  by Guy Wright
Cloud services and PC sales could help Microsoft in Q4 earnings report
Tuesday, after the close of market, Microsoft will release their Q4 earnings report and according to the experts things might not be all that bad.

SMBs must limit number of cloud suppliers to reduce financial drag

21 Jul 2014  by Jamie Hinks
SMBs must limit number of cloud suppliers to reduce financial drag
Smaller companies are suffering due to a high number of cloud apps per company and one way to lower this would be to source apps from a smaller number of providers.