7 Steps to Developing a Cloud Security Plan Designing and implementing an enterprise security plan can be a daunting task for any business. To help facilitate this endeavor NaviSite has developed a manageable process and checklist that can be used by enterprise security, compliance, and IT professionals as a framework for crafting a successful cloud computing security plan. It defines seven steps—sequentially—that have been tested and refined through NaviSite’s experiences helping hundreds of companies secure enterprise resources according to best practices. This plan enables organizations to gain the economic advantages of secure and compliant managed cloud services. Step 1: REVIEW YOUR
The Cloud Is Making Business Phones Smarter Than Smart Phones Smart phones are saturated in the cloud. The app stores are filled with cloud apps for storage, VoIP, and office solutions, all of which could benefit a business. Most talk of smart phones in the business place refers to Bring Your Own Device policies (BYOD), not a physical deskphone located in the office. Are business phone systems left in the stratus cloud trails of the smart phone revolution? The short answer is no. Hosted (cloud-based) VoIP business phone companies do more than try to keep their head above the tidal
Cloud Gaming: Benefits of Kalydo Cloud and File streaming Game Technology Cloud based gaming is the trending phenomenon and the gaming industry is experiencing a massive boost because of the colossal features of Cloud based gaming. The proprietary Cloud based gaming services are being deployed by many mainstream computing leaders and console developers to provide the end users with the real benefits of Cloud. Cloud offers the best and state-of-the-art gaming services. Equipped with real time data updating and stream technologies, Cloud based gaming offers an exceptional gaming experience. Cloud gaming services are being used both in third party consoles,
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What You Need To Know About Data Centers Before Choosing A Cloud Computing Provider When choosing a cloud-computing provider, the data center is one of the most important factors when making a decision. The data center in the place where your information will be stored, and the point from which it will be accessed in the future. It is imperative to research the data center used by your service provider. Below we have listed the most important things you should know about data centers. Location Is the data center close to your service provider? Are they able to freely access
Social Media and Social Engineering – How to Win the War “Man is by nature a social animal.” – Aristotle (384 BC – 322 BC), Greek philosopher and polymath. Let me begin by putting forth some interesting numbers: 62% of adults worldwide now use social media If Facebook were a country, it would be the third most populous in the world (twice US population) How’s that important to business, you say? Well, how about the following facts? Social commerce is expected to be $14.25 billion in 2013 and $30 billion in 2015 12% of consumers have purchased a product