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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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This eWEEK Data Points article is a little more technical than most, but we're running it because these advances in data storage don't come along every day, and they directly impact a growing number of enterprise systems. [...]
Thu, Jan 23, 2020
Source: Storage
eWEEK DATA POINTS ARTICLE: Veritas, a data storage and management provider with longstanding and respected status in the business, is advising businesses running Windows 7 to prepare themselves in order to avoid the impact that vulnerability to ransomware could have on their organizations. Here it offers five tips that could [...]
Mon, Jan 06, 2020
Source: Storage
eWEEK DATA POINTS ARTICLE: To meet retention requirements and data minimization best practices, enterprises must put effective policies and processes in place to securely manage what happens to data stored on any device at its end of life, as well as procedures to sanitize data through life. [...]
Fri, Jan 03, 2020
Source: Storage
eWEEK PRODUCT/SERVICE ANALYSIS: Cobalt Iron describes itself as the “global leader” in SaaS-based enterprise data protection, although there is quite a bit of competition in this international sector. [...]
Fri, Dec 06, 2019
Source: Storage

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Today's cyberattacks are simple enough to be deployed at a large scale, and hackers are using them to target small businesses that typically have a moderate amount of data with minimal security. [...]
Tue, Jan 28, 2020
Source: Security
Switzerland-based company's acquisition of Sqooba provides granular network visibility for its cloud-based platform. [...]
Tue, Jan 28, 2020
Source: Security
We're seeing SD-WAN move past the early years of connectivity, next-gen firewalls and secure internet breakouts. Now, it's taking a deeper dive into cloud security and AI-based network automation. [...]
Mon, Jan 27, 2020
Source: Security
eWEEK PRODUCT OVERVIEW and INSIGHT: Ericom Shield offers solutions that secure browsing and optimize safe desktop and application delivery to any device, anywhere. [...]
Tue, Jan 21, 2020
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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The cloud is becoming the de facto choice for hosting data and analytics, with Forrester Research reporting that almost half of all organizations are complementing their in-house platforms with cloud services. Gartner Inc. predicts the worldwide public cloud services market will grow 17% this year to $266.4 billion, declaring that [...]
Thu, Jan 30, 2020
Source: CIO
Rundown and corroded industrial assets can have a detrimental effect on the bottom line. But for most companies that rely on smooth flowing pipes and watertight tanks, such as in the oil and gas, rail, and mining sectors, knowing when industrial assets will become a liability is a challenge.To read [...]
Thu, Jan 30, 2020
Source: CIO
As technology proliferates throughout today's digital organizations, IT service management has become a critical facet for serving the business, and the tools aimed at supporting your organization's ITSM efforts are evolving to support those needs.To read this article in full, please click here(Insider Story) [...]
Thu, Jan 30, 2020
Source: CIO
In recent years, I've written often about smart cities and the benefits they are gaining from Edge and IoT solutions. These have all been great stories to tell. They spanned the United States, from a look at a proposed e-parking solution for San Francisco to an IoT lab in New [...]
Wed, Jan 29, 2020
Source: CIO

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