You own or operate a business and notice that the costs of installing, powering, cooling, and maintaining your computing resources keeps going up. Sure, computers themselves cost less these days than they used to, but the real estate to house them, the power to run and cool them, and the staff to protect and maintain [...]
It is fascinating to me how 21st Century ideas are such knock-offs of common 20th Century stuff. Take Cloud Computing. Its roots lie in the mainframe computer world of the 1950s and 60s. The Eniac computer of John Mauchly and Presper Eckert at the University of Pennsylvania was a physically huge research tool utilized to [...]
The real force behind the consumerization of IT | Consumerization it – InfoWorld. And it is no wonder that security has become a much more critical issue for companies. And decentralizing company IT resources to Cloud Services shifts infrastructure security responsibility to the Cloud vendor. It also eliminates the one-size-fits-all approach to remote devices. Laptops [...]
A Look At Three Popular Sites That May Be In Trouble Under SOPA | Techdirt. Watch for increased legal challenge to the “wild west” climate of website development worldwide. The day is coming when many of us will want to pay small fees to services that filter content and sources of questionable or illegal marketplaces. [...]
Transparency Key To Cloud Security — InformationWeekTransparency Key To Cloud Security – cloud-computing Blog.