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Zscaler achieves AWS security competency status for zero trust

Type: News       Published: 09-2018      Views: 173   
Description: Zscaler is the first zero trust architecture to achieve Amazon Web Service (AWS) Security Competency status.

Overwhelming majority of EMEA companies struggle to secure the Cloud, according to Sumo Logic

Type: News       Published: 06-2018      Views: 458   
Description: Sumo Logic has announced results of an independent study that found 98 percent of European companies face organisational challenges with implementing security in cloud environments.

Agari announces $40M growth round to accelerate leading cloud email security platform

Type: News       Published: 06-2018      Views: 410   
Description: Agari has raised $40 million in growth capital from an investor group led by Goldman Sachs Growth Equity, with oversubscribed participation from existing Agari investors. The new capital increases Agari’s total financing to $88 million. Olga Kaplan, a Vice President in Goldman Sachs’ Merchant Banking Division, will join Agari’s board of directors in connection with the investment.

Zscaler announces integration with Microsoft Cloud App Security

Type: News       Published: 06-2018      Views: 390   
Description: Zscaler has announced the first closed-loop integration with Microsoft Cloud App Security. The Zscaler platform-Microsoft Cloud App Security integration feature set delivers the security of the Zscaler security cloud coupled with the functionality of the Microsoft Cloud App Security solution, providing a streamlined service that allows enterprises to securely embrace the cloud.

The Future of Cybersecurity is in the Cloud

Type: News       Published: 04-2018      Views: 502   
Description: Written by Eric O’Neill, National Security Strategist at Carbon Black

Alert Logic unveils Cloud Insight Essentials

Type: News       Published: 12-2017      Views: 760   
Description: Integrated with Amazon GuardDuty to speed threat and exposure response time

Druva introduces next generation Cloud-to-Cloud data protection with Apollo for AWS

Type: News       Published: 11-2017      Views: 961   
Description: Druva Apollo is a new service delivered via the Druva Cloud Platform that enables data management for Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) and Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) cloud workloads on a single policy control plane.

Gemalto launches cloud-based, on-demand security platform

Type: News       Published: 11-2017      Views: 958   
Description: SafeNet Data Protection On Demand is a data security-as-a-service solution for enterprises and managed service providers to protect data anywhere

Demand for cloud skills in UK continuing to rise, latest industry figures show

Type: News       Published: 09-2017      Views: 1064   
Description: Cybersecurity jobs increasingly require certification, while demand for development skills rise to help manage cloud apps

Everton FC tackles data security in the cloud with Netskope Active Platform

Type: News       Published: 08-2017      Views: 1076   
Description: Top Premier League club Everton FC implements Netskope solution to protect fans’ and players’ data in the cloud and meet GDPR compliance standards

Alert Logic releases 2017 Cloud Security Report

Type: News       Published: 08-2017      Views: 929   
Description: On-premises workloads experience 51 Percent higher rate of security incidents than applications running on public cloud platforms

UKFast secures six-figure Government cloud deal

Type: News       Published: 04-2017      Views: 1171   
Description: UKFast has secured a contract to supply the UK Cabinet Office with a cloud platform for its emergency ResilienceDirect service, which supports effective response to incidents like natural disasters, terror attacks and power outages.

The main event         

Type: Case Study       Published: 03-2017      Views: 1471   
Description: Cloud Expo, Europe's biggest and best attended Cloud and digital transformation show, is even bigger and better for 2017

Safe and sound         

Type: Case Study       Published: 03-2017      Views: 638   
Description: Fintech specialist FISCAL Technologies is securing customer data and winning new business thanks to The Bunker's virtual hosting infrastructure

Scared to innovate?         

Type: Analysis       Published: 03-2017      Views: 618   
Description: New research from Claranet suggests that UK IT departments are among the most likely in Europe to identify security/compliance as their biggest challenge - and as a result, they are also more likely to host their applications internally

Take that to the bank         

Type: Case Study       Published: 03-2017      Views: 668   
Description: Metro Bank, the first new UK high street bank in over 100 years, has reduced close-of-business processing time by 50 percent and report production time by two-thirds by moving its IT infrastructure to a managed Cloud solution

Focused on protection         

Type: Case Study       Published: 03-2017      Views: 925   
Description: Pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca is leveraging Cloud collaboration technologies while keeping users and data secure

Meeting the mark

Type: News       Published: 02-2017      Views: 1046   
Description: New certification for compliance with GDPR

AWS available from UK data centres

Type: News       Published: 12-2016      Views: 1043   
Description: AWS Europe (London) region launched

Metro Bank speeds up critical business processes

Type: News       Published: 12-2016      Views: 921   
Description: Rackspace solution supports rapid growth

Trust issues         

Type: Opinion       Published: 11-2016      Views: 993   
Description: The move to Cloud leaves many businesses with new security concerns, suggests Dave Nicholson, Technical Sales Consultant, Axial Systems: organisations now need to ensure that their standards are mirrored -at least - by that of their Cloud services provider

Locked in?         

Type: Feature       Published: 11-2016      Views: 978   
Description: There are good reasons not to lock your email archive up in the Cloud, argues Stefan Schachinger, Consulting System Engineer in Data Protection at Barracuda Networks

Heading in the right direction         

Type: Research       Published: 11-2016      Views: 947   
Description: According to new research from CTERA Networks, enterprise data protection strategies may not be fully aligned with IT modernisation initiatives driven by Cloud computing

GDPR: don't be strung along         

Type: Strategy       Published: 11-2016      Views: 1250   
Description: Lillian Pang of Rackspace addresses some of the most common misunderstandings surrounding the new GDPR legislation; rules that will affect any business that handles personal data, and therefore the majority of organisations in the UK

Protecting against Ransomware in the Cloud

Type: Opinion       Published: 11-2016      Views: 20478   
Description: By Justin Giardina, Chief Technology Officer, iland

DR: Test and test again

Type:       Published: 11-2016      Views: 995   
Description: A recent roundtable gathered business leaders to debate the findings of iland's 'State of IT Disaster Recovery Amongst UK Businesses' survey; Monica Brink, EMEA Marketing Director, summarises the conversation

Enfield picks Civica

Type: News       Published: 10-2016      Views: 1035   
Description: For digital transformation of housing services

Don't fall foul of GDPR, says the Bunker

Type: News       Published: 10-2016      Views: 696   
Description: Due diligence and regular supplier audits critical

Protecting connected manufacturing         

Type: Industry Focus       Published: 09-2016      Views: 993   
Description: Martyn Williams, Managing Director of industrial automation software supplier, COPA-DATA UK, discusses three steps manufacturers should take to stay safe in the Cloud

Compliance: the buck stops here         

Type: Opinion       Published: 09-2016      Views: 907   
Description: Monica Brink of iland looks at why compliance and security are still the main blockers to cloud adoption, and how nine out of ten security professionals worry about cloud security

This year's model         

Type: Event       Published: 09-2016      Views: 721   
Description: Previewing IP EXPO Europe 2016, which takes place on 5-6 October at London's ExCel.

Building a security plan using the Cloud         

Type: Feature       Published: 09-2016      Views: 1226   
Description: Sean McAvan, Managing Director of NaviSite Europe, discusses the considerations for securing a business in an increasingly connected world

Netskope report reveals 43.7 per cent of Cloud-based malware delivers ransomware

Type: News       Published: 09-2016      Views: 685   
Description: Netskope has released its September 2016 Netskope Cloud Report on enterprise cloud app usage and trends. In response to the growing threat of ransomware across enterprises, the report took a closer look at the prevalence of ransomware and how it spreads through cloud apps within an organisation.

Almost half of NHS Trusts do not monitor cloud app use, Netskope FOI request finds

Type: News       Published: 09-2016      Views: 522   
Description: Netskope has announced the results of a Freedom of Information (FOI) request into cloud app use in the NHS, which found that almost half of Trusts do not monitor cloud app use by employees.

More cloud fails on the way

Type: News       Published: 08-2016      Views: 838   
Description: Digital skill shortage 'could lead to increased security risks and failed cloud migrations'

Managed cloud hosting from 1&1

Type: News       Published: 08-2016      Views: 759   
Description: Container technology means maximun flexibility, security and performance

Three steps to cloud security: protecting connected manufacturing

Type: Opinion       Published: 08-2016      Views: 800   
Description: You wouldn’t allow an intruder to spend 229 days in your house undetected, so why would you do that with your manufacturing facility? As incredible as that sounds, the average time between a cyber security breach and its detection is 229 days. Manufacturing facilities are leading the list of potential targets for cyber espionage, denial of service (DoS) and web-application attacks. Here, Martyn Williams, Managing Director of industrial automation software supplier, COPA-DATA UK, discusses three steps manufacturers should take to stay safe in the cloud.

Government agency drops password access

Type: News       Published: 08-2016      Views: 561   
Description: Innovate UK goes with Secure Cloudlink

Government Innovation agency selects Secure Cloudlink for cloud and identity management

Type: News       Published: 07-2016      Views: 620   
Description: Secure Cloudlink eliminates the use of passwords and provides a single interface across the organisation to all applications through a branded marketplace.

True or false?         

Type: Research       Published: 07-2016      Views: 946   
Description: New research from Spiceworks exposes a number of widely held assumptions about Cloud computing as myths - but also highlights some home truths

Risky business         

Type: Feature       Published: 07-2016      Views: 1284   
Description: Priya Kanduri, Head of Risk and Compliance Practice at digital transformation specialist Happiest Minds, asks if governance and risk issues are standing in the way of enterprise cloud adoption

Keeping up the standard         

Type: Opinion       Published: 07-2016      Views: 1966   
Description: Frank Krieger, Director of Compliance at iland, looks at ISO compliance in the Cloud and why it is important for Cloud Service Providers and their clients

1&1 & Intel makes two         

Type: News       Published: 06-2016      Views: 980   
Description: Delivering 'innovative and secure' cloud platforms

Shadow IT leaves management in the dark

Type: News       Published: 06-2016      Views: 858   
Description: 70% of staff using 'unauthorised cloud services' at work

NHS goes Green

Type: News       Published: 06-2016      Views: 681   
Description: £200k contract for Manchester hosting firm

CloudNX targets developers

Type: News       Published: 06-2016      Views: 657   
Description: 'Pay as you use' cloud server offering from Fasthosts

The UK's first cloud-based bank

Type: News       Published: 06-2016      Views: 745   
Description: OakNorth adopts AWS cloud

A new dawn for service delivery         

Type: Feature       Published: 05-2016      Views: 1349   
Description: Martin Hill, Vice President Marketing, Epicor International, presents nine reasons for moving ERP into the cloud

Making the right move         

Type: News       Published: 05-2016      Views: 1014   
Description: Just Computing's dedication to customer support, system availability and data security is the driver generating the growth behind a move to larger, modern offices in Haywards Heath

May Cloud security be with you         

Type: Opinion       Published: 03-2016      Views: 6771   
Description: Three 'top tips to protect against the dark side', from Robert Arandjelovic, Director of Security Strategy at Blue Coat

Breaking all records: Cloud Expo Europe 2016         

Type: Event       Published: 03-2016      Views: 6315   
Description: With hundreds of new exhibitors, over 200 brand new products & services and two wholly new complementary events under the same roof, this year's Cloud Expo Europe looks set to outshine all the previous shows. Cloud Hosting magazine finds out more

Building 'hyper loyalty'         

Type: Case Study       Published: 03-2016      Views: 6539   
Description: Digital promotions specialist Eagle Eye has used Rackspace DevOps Automation Services to manage the spike of transactions it received over the busy Christmas and January sales periods

Why Cloud security is more important than ever

Type: Opinion       Published: 03-2016      Views: 994   
Description: By Monica Brink, Director EMEA Marketing at iland

'Cloud first' isn't enough any more         

Type: Analysis       Published: 01-2016      Views: 6725   
Description: We take a closer look at Verizon's recently published 'State of the Market: Enterprise Cloud 2016' report

The main event         

Type: Events       Published: 01-2016      Views: 983   
Description: Cloud Hosting magazine editor David Tyler caught up with CloserStill Media's Thomas Standley to get an overview on the growth of Cloud Expo Europe and Data Centre World - and why the time is right for Cloud Security Expo and Smart IoT London

Keeping an eye on your cloud data         

Type: Management       Published: 01-2016      Views: 7227   
Description: It is increasingly vital to make sure you are talking about security with your Cloud provider, recommends Monica Brink, Director of Product Marketing, iland

Cloud printing: the write stuff?         

Type: Strategy       Published: 01-2016      Views: 7273   
Description: Printing via the Cloud has significant business benefits to offer when done correctly: but complex infrastructures and security concerns can mean that organisations are simply replacing one problem with another, argues Arron Fu, CTO of UniPrint

HP Enterprise tackles 'cloud sprawl'

Type: News       Published: 12-2015      Views: 15198   
Description: New Cloud Service Broker offering

ERP moving to the cloud

Type: News       Published: 12-2015      Views: 14117   
Description: No longer just for SMBs, says new Hitachi research

World in motion

Type: Analysis       Published: 11-2015      Views: 1378   
Description: New research puts UK SMEs ahead of the game when it comes to cloud uptake: Cloud Hosting magazine investigates

Cloud orchestration

Type: Feature       Published: 11-2015      Views: 1805   
Description: Alina Stancu of Titania shares some thoughts on how orchestration works in the cloud and with security

A different breed of partner         

Type: Case Study       Published: 11-2015      Views: 16839   
Description: Network provider Virtual 1 selected Abiquo to provide a cloud orchestration layer that allowed multiple customer brands on the same platform

Beating the squeeze         

Type: Case Study       Published: 11-2015      Views: 14877   
Description: A fully managed service has relieved the print burden at Aylesbury Vale District Council despite significant cuts to funding

Sensor and sensibility         

Type: Technology focus       Published: 11-2015      Views: 13025   
Description: With the growth of the Internet of Things, it is expected that the next generation of internet users will be machines not people. Adam Chapman, global Director of Marketing at Fluenta, a company that measures and monitors liquids and gases for the oil and gas industry, argues that the cloud will play a critical role in the collection, management and distribution of billions of new data points

Racing ahead         

Type: Analysis       Published: 11-2015      Views: 11313   
Description: The rate of cloud adoption is accelerating faster than anyone expected, says Jennifer Brenner, Senior Vice President Marketing, iland

Seeding the public sector cloud         

Type: Opinion       Published: 11-2015      Views: 11304   
Description: Leading IT lawyer Richard Kemp looks at how the public sector is lagging behind with cloud technology adoption and the risks this will create for security in the near future

The straight story         

Type: Case Study       Published: 11-2015      Views: 14821   
Description: Hair styling product specialist ghd is shifting to a managed cloud approach that is 'influenced more by people than technology'

Prepared for the festive free-for-all         

Type: Case Study       Published: 11-2015      Views: 9975   
Description: BT's retail arm Expedite has used the ClusterControl platform from Severalnines to scale MySQL and achieve agility on BT Cloud

Seven common cloud data loss prevention mistakes...         

Type: Strategy       Published: 11-2015      Views: 11296   
Description: …and how to avoid them, thanks to this handy 'cheat sheet', courtesy of Skyhigh Networks

World in motion         

Type: Analysis       Published: 11-2015      Views: 16429   
Description: New research puts UK SMEs ahead of the game when it comes to cloud uptake: Cloud Hosting magazine investigates

Beating the squeeze         

Type: Case Study       Published: 11-2015      Views: 1751   
Description: A fully managed service has relieved the print burden at Aylesbury Vale District Council despite significant cuts to funding

Pulling together         

Type: Opinion       Published: 11-2015      Views: 13481   
Description: Nigel Moulton, EMEA CTO at converged infrastructure specialists VCE, discusses the increasing need to carefully manage the potential risks of cloud collaboration in today's business environment

DR to the cloud

Type: News       Published: 10-2015      Views: 1670   
Description: New iomart offering uses EMC RecoverPoint for VMs

Managing the risks of cloud collaboration in business today

Type: Opinion       Published: 10-2015      Views: 1075   
Description: Nigel Moulton, EMEA CTO at VCE

Boardroom driving cloud adoption

Type: News       Published: 10-2015      Views: 1153   
Description: Directors behind 60% of migrations, says Rackspace study

Cloud cover

Type: Feature       Published: 09-2015      Views: 2484   
Description: Paul Lipman, CEO at iSheriff, puts the case for cloud based security services as an alternative to the traditional premise based approach

IP EXPO Europe: Six events under one roof         

Type: Events       Published: 09-2015      Views: 24465   
Description: With over 300 free educational seminars, 300 exhibitors, and a rare head-to-head between Microsoft and Google, this year's IP Expo Europe event promises something for everyone. Cloud Hosting magazine takes a closer look

Busting some cloud myths         

Type: Feature       Published: 09-2015      Views: 1831   
Description: Brandon Tanner of nationwide managed services firm IT Specialists (ITS) argues that a number of ‘myths’ around cloud technologies could be preventing financial institutions from enjoying the benefits of cloud services

Left to your own devices         

Type: Technology Focus       Published: 09-2015      Views: 2033   
Description: Eran Kinsbruner of Perfecto Mobile explains why businesses need a hybrid cloud for testing mobile apps

The three-step plan to cloud security         

Type: Opinion       Published: 09-2015      Views: 2488   
Description: Chris Pace, head of product marketing at Wallix, suggests three security questions that cloud service providers should expect to hear from any business expanding or adopting cloud services

Chasing away the turbulent clouds         

Type:       Published: 09-2015      Views: 2162   
Description: Security skills are in limited supply and, as such, cost and retention of security teams can be a significant challenge. this is a major factor now driving the growing race to the cloud – though it’s far from the only one, as computing security reports

Tour de force         

Type: Events       Published: 09-2015      Views: 1694   
Description: EMC has partnered with LiveNation to provide U2's video team with an end-to-end storage solution that allows them to create, deliver and archive the stunning visuals that U2 bring to life at each stop on their tour

Cloud Security from iSheriff

Type: Review       Published: 07-2015      Views: 2514   
Description: The uptake of cloud-based security services across SMBs and enterprises is growing exponentially and it's easy to see why, as they are so much simpler to deploy and manage than on-premise solutions

Head in the cloud? Keep your feet on the ground         

Type: Opinion       Published: 07-2015      Views: 1869   
Description: Jack Bedell-Pearce, Managing Director of 4D-DC, offers some constructive advice - and 6 'Top Tips' - for businesses confused by the multitude of options available when considering migrating to the Cloud

CIO: changing from gatekeeper to enabler         

Type: Strategy       Published: 07-2015      Views: 2190   
Description: The rise of 'shadow IT' means that CIOs must develop a hybrid cloud infrastructure that meets the needs of their business before the business itself beats them to it, suggests Ian Finlay, Chief Operating Officer at Abiquo

Must big data mean big risk?         

Type: Strategy       Published: 07-2015      Views: 2888   
Description: As companies deploy Hadoop for big data, they open critical information to compromise. Tom Kemp of Centrify discusses some of the solutions that exist to solve the problem

Is public cloud killing the data centre?         

Type: Opinion       Published: 07-2015      Views: 1342   
Description: Reports of the death of the data centre as a result of cloud adoption have been greatly exaggerated, argues Roger Keenan, MD of City Lifeline

Are you losing it?         

Type: Feature       Published: 07-2015      Views: 2445   
Description: Bryan Forrester, Senior Vice President of Sales at eFolder, describes the top five sources of cloud data loss, and offers some advice on how to protect critical data.

Good call         

Type: Analysis       Published: 07-2015      Views: 5536   
Description: Cloud adoption is now a strategic business decision for contact centres, argues Keith Wilkinson, VP Cloud EMEA, Genesys

IP EXPO Europe: Six events under one roof

Type: Events       Published: 07-2015      Views: 1698   
Description: From NSA whistle-blower Edward Snowden to a rare head-to-head between Microsoft and Google, this year's IP Expo Europe event promises something for everyone. Storage magazine takes a closer look

Will Public Cloud Kill the Data Centre?

Type: Opinion       Published: 06-2015      Views: 1542   
Description: By Roger Keenan, managing director of London data centre, City Lifeline

InstaCloud brings the private cloud to data hungry departments

Type: News       Published: 06-2015      Views: 869   
Description: SMEs are witnessing a data explosion and it’s not just large scale enterprises that need to ensure their data storage and management procedures are up to scratch.

Location, location, location

Type: News       Published: 06-2015      Views: 1445   
Description: Survey suggests decision makers prefer a 'local' cloud provider

Guarding the valuables         

Type: Research       Published: 05-2015      Views: 1134   
Description: Mark Edge, UK Country Manager & VP Sales at Brainloop says that a new approach to IT security is needed: one that guards data within a protected infrastructure

BT stakes its claim in cloud IT         

Type: Analysis       Published: 05-2015      Views: 2428   
Description: BT is aiming to be the world's 'cloud services integrator of choice' with its new Cloud of Clouds vision. Cloud Hosting magazine takes a closer look

Clear and present danger         

Type: Research       Published: 05-2015      Views: 1157   
Description: Despite one third of UK firms banning public cloud from the workplace its use appears endemic, unmanaged and unstoppable, according to a new survey commissioned by Connected Data

Shifting up a gear         

Type: Case Study       Published: 05-2015      Views: 1914   
Description: Car manufacturer Peugeot were facing a hosting crisis until they got talking to Claranet, who not only addressed their immediate issues but also worked with them to develop a technical framework for the future.

Under lock and key?         

Type: Technology Focus       Published: 05-2015      Views: 1788   
Description: For businesses worried about data security in the cloud, encryption is part of the answer - but without crypto management data is still at risk, argues Ed Kidson, product manager at Wick Hill

Acunetix Online Vulnerability Scanner         

Type: Review       Published: 05-2015      Views: 10425   
Description: In today's competitive global markets, SMBs need to protect their web sites from hackers just as much as enterprises do, but few have the financial resources to ensure they are totally secure

Gemalto SafeNet ProtectV 2.0         

Type: Review       Published: 05-2015      Views: 7292   
Description: The cost benefits alone make moving virtualised data centres into the cloud a no-brainer, but concerns about security are still a major stumbling block

Staying ahead of threats         

Type: News       Published: 05-2015      Views: 1823   
Description: AlienVault is to work with HP to broaden the reach of cyber threat intelligence sharing

Securing the cloud         

Type: Opinion       Published: 05-2015      Views: 1680   
Description: Rory Murphy, Director of Field Development Marketing at Equinix explains how a colocated cloud exchange can provide A BETTER service and GREATER security

Public cloud use 'unstoppable', say businesses

Type: News       Published: 04-2015      Views: 1301   
Description: UK firms losing battle to prevent staff putting confidential business data in the public cloud

Contract killers

Type: News       Published: 04-2015      Views: 1309   
Description: Law firm rolls out cloud-based contract management system

Crypto management - the key to cloud data security?

Type: Opinion       Published: 04-2015      Views: 1360   
Description: Ed Kidson, product manager, Wick Hill on why encryption is the key to securing cloud data - just as long as the key isn't lost!

The long arm of the law         

Type: Opinion       Published: 03-2015      Views: 1324   
Description: Nick Rich, Lead Solutions Advisor at Epiq Systems, examines the ongoing legal issues around what has become known as the 'Microsoft Dublin warrant case'

UK firms losing battle to prevent staff putting confidential business data in the public cloud

Type: News       Published: 03-2015      Views: 2305   
Description: Despite one third of UK firms banning public cloud from the workplace, its use appears endemic, unmanaged and unstoppable according to a new survey commissioned by Connected Data.

Public cloud benefits, private cloud security

Type: News       Published: 03-2015      Views: 1982   
Description: New private cloud storage platform from Connected Data

Fujitsu adopts CipherCloud for Salesforce

Type: News       Published: 02-2015      Views: 1898   
Description: Securing customer information in the cloud

Too risky?

Type: News       Published: 02-2015      Views: 1345   
Description: Research says small businesses still fear the cloud

Securing the perimeter         

Type: Strategy       Published: 01-2015      Views: 2333   
Description: The enterprise perimeter does not exist anymore and a much more proactive approach to security is needed, says Bill Strain, CTO of cloud company iomart.

From customer to partner         

Type: Case Study       Published: 01-2015      Views: 1593   
Description: IT solutions provider Ultima found the ideal partner for its enterprise cloud offering in Berkshire-based Pulsant.

Telco Cloud Forum: positively unmissable         

Type: Events       Published: 01-2015      Views: 2145   
Description: Cloud Hosting magazine previews the only event for Telco Cloud providers & their channel partners.

SME IT budgets continue to rise in 2015, according to Node4 research

Type: News       Published: 01-2015      Views: 2457   
Description: Over 60% of UK SMEs expect their IT budget to increase in 2015, according to independent research by Cloud and Data Centre specialist, Node4. It is the second year in a row that Node4’s survey of 250 IT decision makers in companies between 50-500 employees has revealed that the majority of SMEs are planning to spend more on their IT provisions.

Cloud gets personal         

Type:       Published: 01-2015      Views: 2822   
Description: IBM has patented the design for a data privacy engine that can help businesses protect personal data as it is shared between countries, including across private clouds.

Protecting the 'Everywhere enterprise'         

Type:       Published: 01-2015      Views: 1323   
Description: The market for public cloud services is expanding rapidly, with radically changing demands driven by business needs. Against that backdrop, staying safe has never been more of a challenge for organisations of all types and sizes

A new Defender for your team

Type: News       Published: 12-2014      Views: 1593   
Description: Alert Logic introduces first fully managed suite of Cloud security products

The new cost of doing business         

Type: Strategy       Published: 11-2014      Views: 1651   
Description: Despite the much-heralded benefits, there are a number of unexpected potential obstacles for businesses moving towards public cloud-based IaaS platforms, argues Lilac Schoenbeck, VP of Product Management & Marketing, iland

Are we losing the battle for security in the cloud?         

Type: Analysis       Published: 11-2014      Views: 2776   
Description: More than 40% of corporate data stored in the cloud is not managed by corporate IT functions, according to a new research study. Cloud Hosting magazine investigates the implications.

Cloud and the 'Everywhere Enterprise'

Type:       Published: 11-2014      Views: 1921   
Description: The market of public cloud services is expanding rapidly, radically changing demands driven by the business. Against that backdrop, staying safe has never been more of a challenge for organisations everywhere, and of all sizes.

tolomy launches suite of secure cloud services

Type: News       Published: 11-2014      Views: 2162   
Description: Secure cloud provider tolomy has launched a suite of secure cloud services offering government-level accredited cloud services.

iomart Group selects Arbor Networks for DDoS protection         

Type: News       Published: 10-2014      Views: 1923   
Description: iomart Group has selected the Arbor Peakflow SP platform to protect its infrastructure from distributed denial of service attacks that are the primary threat to the availability of their services.

Legal challenge

Type: Case Study       Published: 09-2014      Views: 2268   
Description: Legal IT specialists Accesspoint have worked closely with Databarracks to deliver CJSM (Criminal Justice Secure eMail) connectivity in the cloud to East London solicitors Edwards Duthie.

The IP Crowd

Type: Event       Published: 09-2014      Views: 2424   
Description: October sees the return to London of IP EXPO, Europe's leading cloud and IT infrastructure event. Cloud Hosting magazine takes a look at the likely highlights.

Feel the fear - and take to the clouds anyway!

Type:       Published: 09-2014      Views: 8918   
Description: The worldwide market for cloud computing is expected to top $57.4 billion by the end of this year - double that of only a few years ago. Does this signal a brave new world of 'cloud without borders'?

Privileged Identity Management in the Cloud

Type: Opinion       Published: 09-2014      Views: 2323   
Description: Jess A. Richter of Lieberman Software explains the security issues that arise when managing privileged identities in the cloud.

Version X

Type: News       Published: 09-2014      Views: 2651   
Description: With product announcements ranging from the trivial to the bizarre, the Editor distils the essence of those that are of interest to the Networking community.

It's private so keep out!

Type: Feature       Published: 09-2014      Views: 2449   
Description: If your data was lost, what would you do? Sonia Blizzard, MD of broadband solution specialist Beaming explains why the private cloud may hold the key.

Kaseya acquires Scorpion Software

Type: News       Published: 08-2014      Views: 2019   
Description: Kaseya has acquired Scorpion Software, providers of integrated two factor authentication, single sign on and password management solutions.

Plotting a safe journey

Type:       Published: 08-2014      Views: 1249   
Description: Andrew Carr, CEO of Bull Information Systems, offers a selection of Top Tips for 'getting there with Hybrid Cloud Storage'

High-level access?

Type: Management       Published: 07-2014      Views: 2220   
Description: Poorly controlled identity & access management (IAM) processes can lead to a myriad of problems, such as regulatory non-compliance where an organisation is audited and company data found to be at risk of being misused. Cloud Hosting magazine investigates

The scary truth about 'portable' enterprise data

Type: Opinion       Published: 07-2014      Views: 2279   
Description: What's to stop employees from leaving your company with vital corporate data, asks Tony Craythorne, VP of Worldwide Business Development at Quorum.

GFI WirelessSentry

Type: Review       Published: 05-2014      Views: 2464   
Description: GFI's WirelessSentry (WiSe) takes the expense out of wireless network monitoring by uniquely offering it as a cloud service

Company cloud: putting SMBs in the driving seat

Type: Opinion       Published: 05-2014      Views: 7428   
Description: SMBs needn't sign-up to proprietary hosted software solutions to benefit from cloud flexibility, says Talal Choucair, CEO of MyQuickCloud

UK Law Society fears fail to Stack up

Type: News       Published: 05-2014      Views: 1122   
Description: The UK Law Society has warned that firms planning to rely on cloud technology for their IT should beware of the risk of lawful interception by intelligence agencies. However these fears have been refuted as completely groundless by IT and cloud services firm the Stack Group

Layer 7 attacks pinpointed

Type: News       Published: 05-2014      Views: 1351   
Description: DOSarrest has just released its latest generation of proprietary backend software that incorporates an all-new customer-facing portal

Code space closed by attack

Type: News       Published: 05-2014      Views: 1831   
Description: Source code hosting provider Code Space has suffered a devastating breach in which attackers have deleted swathes of customer data (hosted in the cloud), effectively now forcing the site out of business

Lack of clarity over G-Cloud security levels

Type: News       Published: 04-2014      Views: 1102   
Description: The transition to the new Government Security Classification has the potential to limit use of services from SMEs via the G-Cloud framework. The new Government Security Classification Policy will see the move away from seven security levels to just three - Top Secret, Secret & Official

Cloud guidance from The Law Society is an important step, according to Databarracks

Type: News       Published: 04-2014      Views: 1369   
Description: The Law Society has this week published its cloud guidance for law firms in response to the increasing interest surrounding the adoption of cloud technology in the legal sector

Cloud comes of age for business, say ITC Infotech

Type: News       Published: 04-2014      Views: 1505   
Description: The phenomenal growth in cloud usage has led to many companies moving from the ‘when and why’ stage of cloud adoption to the ‘how’, according to ITC Infotech

Accellion Sees 70% Growth Year over Year

Type: News       Published: 04-2014      Views: 1130   
Description: Accellion attributes its growth of more than 70 percent of new recurring revenue year over year to an increasing worldwide need for private cloud file sharing solutions, with the necessary security features to protect sensitive business data

Security a top concern for cloud storage according to new Barracuda survey

Type: News       Published: 04-2014      Views: 1354   
Description: A global survey of 912 businesses by Barracuda Networks has revealed that although 83 percent of businesses surveyed back up some part of their data to the cloud, there is a strong reluctance to embrace the medium fully.

Trustwave acquires Cenzic to enhance cloud-based security testing platform

Type: News       Published: 03-2014      Views: 1447   
Description: Trustwave has announced the acquisition of Cenzic, Inc. The acquisition brings together Cenzic’s dynamic application security testing technologies with Trustwave’s cloud-based application, database and network penetration testing and scanning services

A matter of trust

Type: Case Study       Published: 03-2014      Views: 4567   
Description: Disabled charity Papworth Trust has made the move to Enterprise Cloud Backup and Virtual Disaster Recovery for secure data protection

One-stop cloud provider Intermedia sets sights on UK growth

Type: News       Published: 02-2014      Views: 1587   
Description: Intermedia has announced an aggressive growth strategy for EMEA, with a major focus on channel recruitment. The announcement follows closely on the company’s acquisition of UK security vendor, SaaSID, which bolsters Intermedia’s expanding portfolio with identity and access management tools that provide SMBs with a single point of control over all their cloud services, regardless of provider

Acronis delivers data protection for virtual, physical, and cloud environments

Type: News       Published: 02-2014      Views: 2105   
Description: Acronis has launched a new generation of data protection for virtual, physical and cloud environments. Powered by AnyData technology, Acronis’ new generation data protection offers easy, complete and safe backup, disaster recovery and secure access for all data, across every environment, in any location

Localised cloud on the forecast with Backup as a Service from Acronis

Type:       Published: 02-2014      Views: 2027   
Description: Acronis Backup as a Service provides a comprehensive cloud backup and recovery solution designed to help service providers and Value-Added Resellers compete with global cloud companies

Dimension Data opens new cloud data centre in London

Type: News       Published: 02-2014      Views: 1772   
Description: Dimension Data has launched its new London Managed Cloud Platform (MCP), its cloud data centre, for the delivery of cloud services. This brings to 10 the number of MCPs deployed worldwide. The London MCP will provide UK and global organisations with access to a secure, easy-to-use cloud service with enterprise-class controls to accelerate their cloud strategy

Votiro incorporates spear phishing protection into its cloud-based sanitization service

Type: News       Published: 02-2014      Views: 927   
Description: Votiro, provider of Secure Data Sanitization solutions for protecting organisations against zero-day and other ongoing cyber-threats, has extended the usability of its free, cloud-based, sanitization service to include protection against spear phishing and other email-based attacks.

DDoS attacks wreak havoc upon data centres

Type: News       Published: 01-2014      Views: 1776   
Description: Recent Ponemon Institute research has shown that DDoS attacks are wreaking havoc on data centres.

K3 launches new hosting division

Type: News       Published: 01-2014      Views: 2070   
Description: K3 Business Technology Group (K3) has launched a new IT consultancy division to deploy and manage secure cloud services all over the world, with access to 300 international data centres

Cloud's silver lining for the mobility age

Type: Industry Focus       Published: 01-2014      Views: 3516   
Description: Is a cloud-based security model the way forward - one that is not reliant on where users are or what devices they are using to access the web or cloud applications? Computing Security reports

Questions - and answers

Type: News       Published: 01-2014      Views: 1252   
Description: Companies seeking to improve information security without incurring significant expense are increasingly turning to the cloud for security as a service (SecaaS), which promises low costs and high flexibility

Time to excel

Type: Events       Published: 01-2014      Views: 2610   
Description: The ever-changing cloud: take your expertise to the next level at the dramatically expanded Cloud Expo Europe 2014 in London this February.

Building trust in the cloud

Type: Strategy       Published: 01-2014      Views: 2526   
Description: Wherever your business is in its 'cloud journey', you need to create a cloud services environment that is Secure, Trusted and Audit-Ready (STAR), argues Ken Allan, Global Information Security Leader , Ernst & Young

Securing the Mobility Age through the Cloud

Type: Opinion       Published: 01-2014      Views: 2425   
Description: Employee mobility will be the rule rather than the exception in the cloud-connected enterprise, bringing with it a whole new raft of security concerns, argues Michael Sutton, VP of security research at Zscaler

VDI market to grow by over 25 per cent

Type: News       Published: 01-2014      Views: 1772   
Description: The global cloud-based VDI market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 25.51 per cent over the period 2013-2018

UK businesses may seek to store data outside of the US Cloud

Type: News       Published: 12-2013      Views: 3493   
Description: The fallout from the recent string of NSA revelations could have serious ramifications for US cloud providers

The Internet's Light And Dark Sides

Type: Industry Focus       Published: 11-2013      Views: 5735