The Cloud

Ray Wang has two main messages about the cloud: with just 10% of the world’s business there at the moment, there’s a long way to go, with plenty of upside; and you don’t have time to wait.

SaaS security: how to minimise risk in the cloud

Public cloud-based software as a service (SaaS) applications are becoming increasingly popular in organisations of all sizes. But while SaaS applications offer efficiency, cost savings, and enhanced collaboration, they also present a number of security challenges. Intel has developed a series of best-practice protocols designed to enhance security, privacy, and legal compliance when using cloud-based...

The 4 main benefits of cloud computing

If someone asks me what cloud computing is, I try not to get bogged down with definitions. I tell them that, simply put, cloud computing is a better way to run your business.—Marc Benioff, Founder, CEO and Chairman of Salesforce   Competition is expanding faster than ever. Businesses are being forced to lower their prices,...