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Cloud Security

Cloud Security

Everyone uses the cloud these days, don't they? But, recent events such as the celebrity photo breach through iCloud has left many users wondering just how safe their data actually is. And, they should worry because cybercrime increases over 100 percent year after year. So, it is critical to implement cloud security measures. Read more...

Who Needs Cloud Computing?

Who Needs Cloud Computing?

Cloud computing is a versatile, flexible solution for the modern world, offering more options and capabilities every day for a diverse range of clients -- from entrepeneuers to big businesses. Are you in the cloud?

What is Cloud Computing?

What is Cloud Computing?

Cloud computing may be one of the hottest topics for businesses and consumers but it's hard to find out what people mean when they use the term. Read on to find out what cloud computing really is, and what it does.

What is Software as a Service?

What is Software as a Service?

The concept of Software as a Service has changed from being an abstract intellectual concept to a powerful business reality. So what has Software as a Service (SaaS) become?

What is Infrastructure as a Service?

What is Infrastructure as a Service?

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) refers to companies that provide all an organization's physical networking needs. Read on to discover the pros and cons of IaaS.

The Top Cloud Computing Companies Explained

The Top Cloud Computing Companies Explained

There are so many companies offering cloud-based services, it can be hard to decide what you need, especially if you're not familiar with cloud computing. Here are some of the top cloud companies and what they offer for your business.

Cloud Computing Pitfalls

Cloud Computing Pitfalls

Cloud computing can bring a lot of advantages to your business, but there are also some disadvantages. Know the potential pitfalls before migrating to a cloud environment.

Cloud Computing Definitions

Cloud Computing Definitions

With the rise of cloud computing, there have been a number of new terms surfacing in relation to this new technology. Find out what they are and what they mean.

What is Service Virtualization?

What is Service Virtualization?

Service virtualization provides a way for developers to make system changes and perform complex tasks behind the scenes, while what we see as end-users remains the same. How do they do this, and how does it affect your digital life?

Computing as a Service

Computing as a Service

Computing as a service means that rather than investing in hardware, software, networks, and IT infrastructure, you pay to use someone else's equipment with the capacity you need. So how can it help you?

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    Real-time personalization of the customer experience has been described as the holy grail of digital marketing. And the race is on. Gartner believes that by 2018, businesses that excel in personalization will outsell those that don’t by 20%. Though the benefits are clear, the path to get there is not. more

  • The Benefits of Cloud Computing

    Cloud computing represents the next phase in the logical evolution in the delivery of IT services. This complimentary white paper from IBM will explain how cloud computing will help your business through specific examples from cloud implementation abroad, and more. more

  • Defining a Framework for Cloud Adoption

    This complimentary white paper from IBM introduces the cloud computing adoption framework from IBM and make it available for use by any organization looking for a standardized frame of reference for cloud computing discussions. more

  • Adding Networks to Integrated Service Management

    Integrated Services Management, or ISM, is a major evolutionary force guiding management technology and practice progress in enterprises today. The implications of ISM are broad, but the essence of the initiative is a re-thinking of how IT delivers value to the organization it serves, and a re-framing of all IT contributions around the concept of services. more

  • Gartner Magic Quadrant for Operations Support Systems

    With IBM's Service Assurance and Fulfillment solution CSPs are able to integrate business processes with service delivery systems, modernize legacy and proprietary systems, and focus on fast return on investment. And in the first ever Magic Quadrant for Operations Support Systems (OSS), Gartner has declared IBM the "leader" in the space. more