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304 Data Loss Incidents In 2014 According To Data Loss Prevention Source

When a physician at Columbia University used a personally-owned computer on a shared network to store patient records, the records were stolen.
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Latest Addition to the CIO Job Description: Cloud Service Broker

The role of the chief information, one of the newer additions to the c-suite, is undergoing a substantial transformation. €Ten years ago, the CIO was the chief buyer and builder of a massive internal network ...
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How Cloud Technology Can Help Fleets

Automotive Fleet spoke with John Edmunds, managing director of cloud solutions, at Verizon Enterprise Solutions, about how fleet managers can benefit from adopting this new technology solution.
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As Cloud Computing Adoption Skyrockets, Security Technologies must Follow - LaurenEllis’s diary

Cloud computing is a revolutionary force that’s played a role in changing the business operations of millions of enterprises ranging from various industries and markets of many sizes. Cloud computing has enabled companies to operate at lower expenses and startup costs, and also advanced mobility and…
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Data Loss Prevention Defends Banks From Data Breaches

One of the foremost risks that companies nowadays are the leaks of their confidential, private information stored in the cloud. Enterprises should combat this risk by deploying advanced security software. According to VTR research analyst, ...
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Working on a cloud software Service Level Agreement | Rickscloud

As more and more consumers outsource their infrastructure to cloud providers, Service Level Agreements between consumers and providers is a key topic.
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Cloud security software provider adds location-based protection

The advantage of virtualization is that it lets administrators put virtual machines anywhere in the cloud. The disadvantage of virtualization is that
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Social Security seeks software for private cloud -- FCW

SSA was an early cloud computing adopter and is one of the few non-intelligence agencies to put big data to use.
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Data Backup: Cloud Computing vs. On-Site Options | Business Hub | Staples.com®

Is your data backed up? What are your options? On-site or in the cloud? Take a few minutes now to prevent a lifetime of headaches later!
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Enterprise IT Professionals Consider Mobile Security as Top Priority

Mobile Security is increasingly becoming a top concern for chief information officers and information technology teams worldwide. Recently, More than 300 chief information officers and information technology professionals who participated in the 2014 InformationWeek Mobile Security Survey, voiced their opinions.
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Cloud Compliance Strategy Is Crucial for Cloud Adoption

Historically, cloud computing and storage has been approached with cautionary hesitance, mainly due to the fact information is not actually stored within and not outside the company's borders, as it is hosted off premise. Thus ...
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Security Industry Pivots from Antivirus to Cloud Data Security

Antivirus software has been a mainstay of computer security for well over two decades, but that era is coming to a close.

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SaaS Security Under Scrutiny After High Profile Breaches

The firing of Target CEO Gregg Steinhafel this week underscored just how important computer security is to modern corporations.

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Your Company’s Cloud Usage Needs a FICO Score

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Calling it the “third platform,” IDC says the cloud is an emerging platform for business growth and innovation. And, according to the IBM Institute for Business Value, cloud computing is widely recognized as a technology game changer, but its potential for driving business innovation remains largely untapped. It seems that where the cloud is concerned, the best is yet to come.

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Building an Impenetrable Cloud

Companies concerned about data security have more hybrid (public and private) cloud computing options.
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Cloud Compliance helps boost Cloud Security Product Growth

Traditionally, the fields of cloud computing, collection and storage have found opposition in terms of adoption, because of fears and anxiety revolving around the idea of information being stored outside the organization's physical borders.
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The 100 Coolest Cloud Computing Vendors Of 2013 - Page: 1 | CRN

CRN's 100 Coolest Cloud Computing Vendors Of 2013, the Cloud 100, looks at the best vendors in cloud platforms, cloud infrastructure, cloud storage, cloud security and cloud software. Page: 1
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Introduction to Software-Defined Networking (SDN)

Networking doesn’t have to be expensive or complex. There are fewer network devices in the datacenter. Now, the network is in the software. Let me explain.
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Over 90% Of Cloud Services Used In Healthcare Pose Medium To High Security Risk

According to cloud security vendor Skyhigh Networks, more than 13% of cloud services used in healthcare are high‒risk and 77% are medium risk ‒ as measured across 54 different security attributes (like data encryption and "two factor" authentication). As if to add emphasis to this exact point, risqué celebrity photos were hacked over [...]
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Gartner: Seven cloud-computing security risks

Cloud computing is picking up traction with businesses, but before you jump into the cloud, you should know the unique security risks it entails
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Leveraging Data Loss Prevention Software to Prevent Data Leaks

Blue Shield of California recently mistakenly placed clients’ social security numbers at risk. Approximately 18,000 are being notified about how their SSIDs were publicly released. In order to manage
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Enterprise Cloud Encryption is a Shared Responsibility

According to a study conducted to the Ponemon Institute, around half the enterprises surveyed utilize cloud services to transfer sensitive information, and the confidence levels in the security of cloud service and storage providers has been steadily increasing.
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