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  • CMOs: Your Action Plan for Cloud Application Data Protection

    The first two parts of this three-part series provided a starting point for CMOs who are responsible for those cloud applications used by their teams. Cloud application myths were dispelled with facts, and three key concepts for cloud data protection were reviewed. In this final installment, CMOs and their teams will be able to access(…)

  • What Every CMO Should Know about Cloud Application Data Protection

    CMOs: Mastering Your New Role in Cloud Application Data Protection Key Concepts Every CMO Should Know – part 2 of a 3 part series In the first article of this three-part series, cloud application myths were countered with facts. Part 2 of this series covers an introduction for CMOs to key concepts, terminology, and best(…)

  • CMOs: Mastering Your New Role as Cloud Data Protector

    Part 1 – Replacing Myths with Facts As if the expectations CMOs must meet weren’t daunting enough, CMOs now find themselves expected to take on a responsibility previously owned by IT: protecting cloud data in those applications owned by Marketing. This three-part article aims to clear up common misconceptions marketing executives have about cloud applications,(…)

  • Your Salesforce.com Data – Vulnerable to Attack by #Hackers

    It’s not enough to simply back up your Salesforce.com data – you also need to protect it! Salesforce.com recently sent out a warning that hackers are using a remote access Trojan malware called Dyre in an attempt to steal login credentials and other data. This malware doesn’t infect computers through a security hole or other(…)

  • The Business Case for Disaster Recovery Planning  

    A common refrain among professionals involved in Disaster Recovery planning goes something like the following: “Disaster Recovery isn’t strategic to the business…until something bad happens”.   This reflects the frustration that DR professionals feel when other IT projects get funded and DR gets short shrift because it isn’t “as strategic” – as DR doesn’t generate revenue.(…)

  • Even “Small Business” Needs a Disaster Recovery Plan

    It’s not a “Small Business” when it’s yours.  You’ve worked, perhaps for years, to build it.  But you could lose it all in a day. How prepared is your business for an emergency or disaster? Having insurance is no longer enough to protect your business and your livelihood in the event of a disaster. The(…)

  • Major Financial Risk with SaaS and Cloud Applications

    Significant Possibility of Losing Important Data Increases with SaaS and Cloud Usage on the Rise Your Essential SaaS & Cloud Data Leaves You at Risk Backing up all pertinent information and files has been a common, and responsible, practice for many years. Through electronic or physical means, companies store these files locally, for immediate retrieval,(…)

  • A Guide to Business Disaster Planning

    As I write this the remnants of Hurricane Arthur are moving away from shore and the damage has been done. Once again it is hurricane, tornado, wildfire and disaster season, which means it is time for my annual Guide to Business Disaster Planning. Disasters happen in all forms, often without warning, at any time. So prepare(…)

  • Top Reasons to use Hadoop for Database and Data Warehouse Backup

    For the past few years, we have heard a lot about the benefits of Hadoop, the dominant big data technology. But one less spoken of use case is backing databases to Hadoop. Data Warehouse Backup to Hadoop Data Warehouses, especially large ones are expensive and doing backups by replication to another DW is out of(…)

  • The One Backup Mistake that Can Shut You Down

    Organizations, even ones who consider themselves to have solid backup and recovery plans, often make one critical mistake that can render all of their careful planning moot – they fail to back up their infrastructure. Most companies are good at backing up critical data.  Fewer are good at doing full system backups so they can(…)

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Some of these regulatory issues, especially involving large multinational corporations, can't all be solved by simple clicks of software, so Box has an additional option: new professional services. [...]
Thu, Feb 15, 2018
Source: Storage
Some of these regulatory issues, especially involving large multinational corporations, can't all be solved by simple clicks of software, so Box has an additional option: new professional services. [...]
Thu, Feb 15, 2018
Source: Storage
CloudPoint 2.0 features new-generation snapshot management and orchestration technology that uses Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud native snapshots. [...]
Wed, Feb 14, 2018
Source: Storage
CloudPoint 2.0 features new-generation snapshot management and orchestration technology that uses Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud native snapshots. [...]
Wed, Feb 14, 2018
Source: Storage

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Yet another cloud data leak is discovered, this time it's 119,000 documents with personally identifiable information from the FedEx owned company Bongo International. [...]
Fri, Feb 16, 2018
Source: Security
The US, UK, Canada and Australia now all attribute the June 2017 NotPetya global cyber-attacks, which caused hundred of millions in damages, to Russia. [...]
Fri, Feb 16, 2018
Source: Security
In assessing IT risks, a “reactive and siloed” approach—along with a lack of analytics and automation—is holding organizations back. [...]
Fri, Feb 16, 2018
Source: Security
In a good news, bad news report, Kaspersky Lab reports on the state of email spam and phishing in 2017 compared with 2016. [...]
Fri, Feb 16, 2018
Source: Security

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Fully 70% of federal agencies experienced downtime of 30 minutes or more in a recent one-month period. [...]
Tue, Aug 19, 2014
Source: Business Continuity
Microsoft's Azure cloud computing platform suffered a series of outages and service disruptions in the past week that affected several products and impacted customers in various parts of the world. [...]
Fri, Aug 15, 2014
Source: Business Continuity
A data breach like the one recently reported by AT&T demonstrates that security policies alone are only a paper tiger without the technological teeth to make sure they are enforced, experts say. [...]
Wed, Jun 18, 2014
Source: Business Continuity
Adobe's Creative Cloud outage inconvenienced its users, but future cloud failures could damage the global economy. [...]
Thu, Jun 05, 2014
Source: Business Continuity

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Your transformation team is established, your business objectives are set. But how, exactly, do we prioritize this big heap of digital transformation projects that squirt out the other end of the strategy tube? The default that I use when reviewing and prioritizing workloads is simple: prioritize [...]
Mon, Feb 19, 2018
Source: CIO
The much-anticipated The Cloverfield Paradox was recently released on Netflix. While the surprise trailer and announcement received much praise, the movie itself was widely (and sometimes, thoroughly) panned. I enjoyed it. (I have an admittedly low bar for what constitutes an enjoyable movie.) Regardless, I do [...]
Mon, Feb 19, 2018
Source: CIO
We have seen it too many times before. A major security or privacy breach creates a crisis for an enterprise. Headlines, lawsuits and, sometimes, the CEO testifying before congress. The CIO works around the clock only to be rewarded with a pink-slip and an uncertain career.Researchers from MIT and Stanford [...]
Mon, Feb 19, 2018
Source: CIO
As many as 59% of organizations are engaged in one or more major transformational projects, according to BPM Trends Report ‘The State of Business Process Management in 2018'.With so many of us facing the challenge of change, why is it that some organizations consistently get a greater return on new [...]
Mon, Feb 19, 2018
Source: CIO

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