Visibility, security top concerns for cloud computing adoption

Enterprises considering adopting public clouds are concerned about where their data is located and how it’s protected, according to a new survey by IDG. Companies will have about 60 percent of their IT environment in public, private, or hybrid clouds, according to a survey of about 1,000 IT decision makers. Of those considering public cloud […] Read more »

VMworld: Security, Network, Cloud Are Top IT Concerns

At VMworld 2016 in Las Vegas, customers of VMware took to the keynote stage to talk about adapting their data centers through changing times, with virtualization and vCloud Air. InformationWeek: Cloud Related Posts:IDG Contributor Network: Cloud security: Trends and strategyVisibility, security top concerns for cloud computing adoptionNetwork World teams with IDC on new Cloud Access […] Read more »

IDG Contributor Network: Microsoft moves to answer those pesky Safe Harbor concerns

A few weeks ago when the news came out that Safe harbor provisions would no longer be a safe haven for U.S. vendors doing business in Europe, there was plenty of concern about what it would mean for the largest U.S. cloud vendors — Salesforce, Microsoft, Google and Amazon Web Services (AWS) all have massive […] Read more »

DLP policy violations highlight cloud storage security concerns

DLP policy violations highlight cloud storage security concerns Cloud policy vendor Netskope released a quarterly cloud report on the state of data in the cloud, "Sensitive Data in the Cloud: Summer 2015," which revealed that although the number of cloud applications used at companies has gone down — from 730 to … Read more on […] Read more »