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China has arrested three suspects for spreading Wirelurker iOS malware

China has arrested three suspects for spreading Wirelurker iOS malware | Cloud Central | Scoop.it
Less than two weeks after the bug was first discovered, the Wirelurker iOS malware has already led to three arrests. First discovered by ZDNet, the Beijing Bureau of Public security has announced...
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Wirelurker was notable as the first malware program able to penetrate the iPhone's strict software controls

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Cloud computing to form key part of China's 2016-2020 plans

Cloud computing to form key part of China's 2016-2020 plans | Cloud Central | Scoop.it

The cloud computing market in China is expected to be worth US$137 billion by the end of 2015. (File photo/Commerical Times)

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Chen Wei, head of the software department at the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, said ... "The emphasis will be to raise up leading companies to develop a complete industry chain. .."

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Can Amazon and Microsoft crack cloud computing in China? | China Economic Review

Can Amazon and Microsoft crack cloud computing in China? | China Economic Review | Cloud Central | Scoop.it

Almost all of the six hundred and twenty million Chinese people and the hundreds of thousands of domestic firms that connect to the internet daily store some form of content online.

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Microsoft is the only global company that has managed to offer a completely public cloud service in China.

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How Cloud Computing Will Dominate Emerging Markets

How Cloud Computing Will Dominate Emerging Markets | Cloud Central | Scoop.it
The rapid growth of cloud computing follows a logical trajectory that began with the dot-com boom in the '90s.
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Asia Pacific is of particular interest as it’s very likely to be the leader in growth over the next few years. According to Cisco’s Global Cloud Index, the region is projected to generate 1.5 zettabytes of cloud traffic annually by 2016: the highest in the world.

 

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Meet 7 startups that could define the Chinese cloud

Meet 7 startups that could define the Chinese cloud | Cloud Central | Scoop.it
I recently spent 11 days in Beijing meeting lots of companies trying to make it in cloud computing and big data. Here are seven with which I had a chance to sit down and learn about their businesses and how to sell cloud computing in China.
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China launches “Great Firewall” attack against iCloud

China launches “Great Firewall” attack against iCloud | Cloud Central | Scoop.it
According to a report by web censorship watchdog Great Fire, China's infamous state firewall is performing a MITM (Man-in-the-Middle) attack against users of Apple's Cloud-based services.
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Authorities everywhere are concerned about the new lack of access to mobile devices which has - on several occasions - helped with serious prosecutions and/or implementing preventive measures.

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This article shows how little the government of China shares with its  citizens. In response to Apple's new cloud, the government is taking it down from all chinese citizens mobile devices. This truly is saddening, that the people cannot have what they want, which is technological freedom.

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Is OpenStack the future of Cloud Computing

Is OpenStack the future of Cloud Computing | Cloud Central | Scoop.it
Will OpenStack really dominate the cloud computing scene in the future?
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OpenStack has grown and developed over the past four years, to the point where it is now garnering serious attention from IT executives and developers around the world.

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Cloud computing sector favoured by venture capitals | China Economic Net

Cloud computing sector favoured by venture capitals | China Economic Net | Cloud Central | Scoop.it

As its industrial pathway becomes clearer, cloud computing is turning into the target for investment and spurring a flurry of cloud computing industrial funds.

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"At present, there are a lot of investment funds in the field of IT, but very few are truly dedicated to the two emerging industries of cloud computing and big data". Mou Honglei, a partner of Faith Capital, ....

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China Telecom begins construction on massive cloud datacentre

China Telecom begins construction on massive cloud datacentre | Cloud Central | Scoop.it
Fixed and mobile operator China Telecom broke ground today on its new cloud computing datacentre in China's Guizhou Province in the southwest; when completed, the new facility will be one of the largest in the world.
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China Telecom says the new cloud computing facility will serve enterprises through a mix of colocation and cloud-based services. The company claims it already has clients ready to move up to 120,000 servers to the new facility which, when completed, will house up to one million servers.

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Cloud computing to lift off in China. 40% annual growth rate and climbing

Cloud computing to lift off in China. 40% annual growth rate and climbing | Cloud Central | Scoop.it
It has been reported that cloud computing is quickly emerging as one of China’s fastest growing industries.
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