Posts Tagged ‘cloud evaporation’

Steve Wozniak – Cloud Computing Will Cause 'Horrible Problems In The Next Five Years'

Q: What do Steve Wozniak & Raj Goel have in common? A: We both see tremendous problems with Cloud Computing, Security, Property Rights, etc. Other than that, absolutely nothing 🙂 […]

Twitter goes down due to DUAL datacenter failures

Most cloud vendors promise great uptime and brag about having redundant offsite facilities. How many are planning for DUAL (or MULTIPLE) datacenter failures? Twitter, SalesForce, Amazon have each had massive […]

Microsoft Azure goes down across Western Europe

Microsoft is bringing their legendary reliability (sarcasm!) to cloud computing.   From Microsoft Azure is having an up-and-down kind of day as the cloud platform struggles to get any […]

Google Talk goes down GLOBALLY

If your business (or life) revolves around GoogleTalk, you were in for a rude surprise last week.   GoogleTalk, Twitter, Salesforce, Microsoft Azure…each went down for hours on-end, globally.   […]

What happens to your Cloud data when the datacenter burns down?

Let’s say you’ve done your research, and have determined that shifting applications to the cloud makes sense for your business.   Let’s also assume that you picked a Tier-1 vendor […]

Brighttalk Mobile Security Webinar – A Global Perspective on Mobile Security, Privacy and Safety – July 11, 2012 July 11, 2012 4:00 PM EST Traditionally, when we think of mobile computing, we think about which of our employees we trust, and what devices we allow onto our […]

GBATA 2012 Keynote Presentation – Social Media & Cloud Computing Threats to Privacy, Security and Liberty – July 11 2012

July 11, 2012 10:30 AM EST Social Media has quickly woven itself into the very fabric of everyday life. This boom in sharing, even the most banal of details, has […]

BYOD blowback drives more IT underground

Corporate America failed to learn from Japan’s 30+ year experiment with BYODs and is making new mistakes, in top of the old ones. Japan suffered massive IT penetration and data […]

Would you setup shop in the middle of a warzone?

Do you fancy opening your next office in Baghdad?  Kabul?  Beirut? Bogata?  Medellin?   No?  Why not?  Could it be because you do NOT want your employees or clients to […]

IBM bans Dropbox, Siri and iCloud for Privacy Threats

IBM is one of the largest IT firms on the planet, and based on their patent filings, the smartest tech organization in human history.  They invented large parts of modern […]