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...

Software to the switch: Redefining data centre networking

Written by: William Scull Networking is catching up with the rest of data centre technology. Lenovo’s innovative Cloud Network Operating System (CNOS), based on open standards, simplifies programmability, hypervisor control and automation tools integration – all from a single, easily managed point of control. As with servers and storage, control of data centre network hardware...

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,...