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    • Sony’s PSN Issues Nothing to do with Cloud Computing Security

      The recent Sony’s PlayStation Network security issue and Amazon Web service outage brought a number of people calling for the downfall of cloud computing. Sony’s security blunder that let loose 100 million credit card numbers turned into a learning experience for the company to correct their flaws.

      A Reuter’s article highlighted Sony’s ability [...]

    • Top 5 Things You Need in a Virtualization Management Solution – Whitepaper

      This expert guide looks at the top 5 areas to watch out for when choosing a management solution for your virtual environment, and it also covers the reasons why you need to use management solutions that are designed specifically for virtualization.


    • Virtualized Hybrid Clouds Are Still Far Out

      The architectural concept of virtualized hybrid cloud architecture is compelling. It demands a set of virtualized servers within the data center to move virtual machines between public cloud providers to the data center dynamically.

      Establishing balance between the private and public clouds at the VM level, moving virtual machines between on-premise and public cloud [...]

    • Cloud Computing Reigns at TiEcon 2011

      In its 18th year running, TiEcon has attracted 3000+ attendees. Each year, TiEcon creates a magical ecosystem and brings together entrepreneurs, professionals, advisors, investors, customers, and VCs for networking, thought-provoking talks, and idea sharing. Many startups have been launched from such platforms and many others walk away inspired and motivated about their professional vision. [...]

    • Top 7 Cloud based Service Offerings

      CloudTimes has done some deep analysis to identify cloud service offerings which are going to be the 10 most important ones in 2011.

      Here is our take on the current trends and the information available today that allows to see a bit into future and say what would be going strong a few months [...]

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    In 2012, more than 1.7 million jobs in the field of cloud computing remained unoccupied, according to analysts firm IDC. READ MORE
    How Cloud Computing Influences Digital Marketing
    Cloud marketing has the ability to drastically change the ways in which they reach and engage their audience, particularly with regard to distributing and storing mission-critical data. READ MORE
    Gartner: BYOD to Take Center Stage For Mobile App Use by 2017
    More and more companies encourage their employees to work on their devices, thus reducing the cost of computer equipment, but also increase the cost to maintain licenses and safety. READ MORE
    Maturity in the Cloud: Start Thinking Like a Grown-Up
    Despite the inclination to wait until all of the cloud’s kinks have been worked out, holding off on cloud initiatives until the industry matures won’t guarantee success. READ MORE
    PwC: Cloud, SaaS and Mobile Are Changing Software Industry
    The software industry is undergoing major changes by trends such as cloud, SaaS, mobile technology and the “consumerization of IT”. READ MORE
    10 Cloud Computing Game Changers
    Here are the ten most influential cloud computing companies, and the reason why. READ MORE