Soccer fans tire of over-digitized experiences as Microsoft kicks off cloud deal with Real Madrid

James Farrell | November 20th

Real Madrid, ranked the world’s best soccer club of the 20th century (or football,as it’s called outside the U.S.), have recently struck up a deal with Microsoft to transform...»

CipherCloud scores $50 million to make the cloud safe for corporate data

Maria Deutscher | November 20th

CipherCloud Inc. became the second cloud security startup to announce an eight-figure funding round this week after revealing on Wednesday that it has raised $50 million from a group of prominent investors to make the public cloud...»

NotCompatible malware is back as a rising threat to corporate mobile users

Saroj Kar | November 19th

In May 2012, mobile security platform Lookout reported the occurrence of NotCompatible, a malicious program broadcast by pirate websites. Once installed, NotCompatible made a ​​proxy server, turning Android devices into...»

Rackspace survey spotlights DevOps as an emerging force in IT today

Saroj Kar | November 19th

How often do dev teams go through the motions to manually create an infrastructure or lean on another team to spin up that environment for them? Rapid application development is requisite now and automation is becoming key and...»

Top 5 ways consumers can protect their data in the cloud: Q&A with SysAid CEO Sarah Lahav

Suzanne Kattau | November 19th

Adopting a cloud policy is the driving force behind the success of many businesses today, but security remains a big concern for organizations considering a migration to the cloud. It’s more challenging to protect...»

Microsoft continues open source embrace with Docker client for Windows

Mike Wheatley | November 19th

Microsoft Corp. is further its move toward open-source integration with the release of a new tool to manage Docker containers inside its Windows Server operating system. The new Docker Command Line Interface...»

How CENTRI Technology addresses cloud security: Q&A with CEO Vaughan Emery

Suzanne Kattau | November 18th

As companies move from on-premises data storage to the cloud, it is critical that they prioritize security for their customers. Consumers, in particular, are increasingly concerned about cloud security in light of breaches this...»

What you missed in Cloud: Amazon raises the bar for friends and foes alike

Maria Deutscher | November 17th

Cloud computing inched another step forward at Amazon.com Inc.'s action-packed re:Invent 2014 conference in Las Vegas last week with the introduction of several landmark new services. Leading the additions is Lambda, a sandbox aimed at allowing developers to...»

DevOps Weekly Round-Up: GitHub AWS support, .NET Framework, Oculus Mobile SDK and more

Saroj Kar | November 17th

This week in DevOps shows an ongoing expansion of opportunities for developers using open source and vendor-specific DevOps models. Configuration and automation remains the big draw for DevOps needs and continuous delivery seemed to be all about getting...»

Google goes trawlin’ for poachers with Global Fishing Watch

Mike Wheatley | November 17th

Google has come up with some pretty awesome maps like Street View and Google Sky. Now it's turning to a new market with Global Fishing...»