There's a New aaS in Town: Security-as-a-Service [Infographic] - Featured Image

There's a New aaS in Town: Security-as-a-Service [Infographic]

It’s time for organizations of all sizes to prepare for a more complex landscape of cyber threats: very large volumetric attacks, application attacks that target specific critical resources, and low and slow attacks that may occur below the radar.
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Q1 Newsletter: 2015

Q1 Panel Event Recap: Cloud vs Colo Smackdown New Infographic: Security-as-a-Service Featured Blog: Cloud Closed - A Rundown of Shutdowns Featured Article: The Allure of Singapore - The World's Second Gateway to China  
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Where to Put Your Infrastructure in 2015 [video]

Last week StrataCore and the Seattle SIM co-hosted a panel discussion at the Big Picture in Seattle. The topic was: Cloud vs Colo Smackdown – Where Should You Put Your Infrastructure?
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Cloud Security and Privacy for the Consumer & the Enterprise

As part of the WTIA’s IT Security event series, they hosted a Privacy of the Cloud panel discussion at KPMG last week. Our very own Director of Cloud Strategy, Lee Pallat, was one of the panelists, along with Co-Founder of Déjà Vu Security, Akshay Aggarwal, Founder of Rhino Security Labs, Benjamin Caudill, and Manager at KPMG, Kerri Murphy. If you missed the event, you can read a recap on our blog, or watch the video. Interesting discussion about privacy and security related to the cloud and how it’s changing businesses, IT departments, and consumers.
What color is this cloud? - Featured Image

What color is this cloud?

IT News– Tech Trends, Cloud Activity, New Products & Service - Featured Image

IT News– Tech Trends, Cloud Activity, New Products & Service

Here is a quick rundown of a few newsworthy articles that people are talking about it the world of IT, including cloud computing trends for 2015, some M&A activity, new products/services being offered, and organizations leading the technology pack.
The Top 10 Cloud Myths - Featured Image

The Top 10 Cloud Myths

Moving to the Cloud? Everyone’s doing it.
Don’t like your Cloud Vendor? Wait a second [podcast] - Featured Image

Don’t like your Cloud Vendor? Wait a second [podcast]

I was on my way home the other night and wanted something to listen to while sitting in traffic, so why not a podcast. Here is a summary of The Structured Show podcast that kept me entertained while parked on I-90. Thank you to the hosts Barb Darrow and Derrick Harris. “If your cloud provider’s lineup leaves you cold, you can jump ship. Or you could wait a minute because things could — probably will — change. There’s already been a ton of consolidation — the acquisitions of MetaCloud, Eucalyptus, Cloudscaling et al by Cisco, HP, and EMC respectively.
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Hosted Private Cloud Service Provider

There is a new Forrester Wave report out that focuses on hosted private cloud solutions.
The Best of 2014 - The Advisor - Featured Image

The Best of 2014 - The Advisor

We wanted to recap a few of the highlights from our blog, which included a fair amount of M&A activity, new cloud related technology products, and a bit of Shellshock.
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Cloud Closed - A Rundown of 2014 Shutdowns

Cloud 2015 is off to a stuttering start with Verizon’s announcement of up to 48 hours of downtime for maintenance. Notifications have been going out to all Verizon Cloud customers with predictably unhappy responses. While the twitterverse is in a bit of an uproar, Verizon has performed similar maintenance in the past and states that ONLY 24 hours of downtime is expected.
Out with the Old, In with the New - IT Trends - Featured Image

Out with the Old, In with the New - IT Trends

It’s that time of year, and we couldn’t resist jumping on the industry recap bandwagon.