The Network’s Edge ― Cloud, 5G and Data Centers in 2022 and Beyond

Credit to Author: Andres Vasquez| Date: Thu, 12 May 2022 18:58:11 +0000

More companies are leveraging 5G and the Internet of Things (IoT) to transform their operations and offer new, cutting-edge products and services to their customers. As a result, there’s a… Read more »

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How Prefabricated Modular Data Centers Help Hyperscalers Boost their Cloud Capacity

Credit to Author: Thomas Humphrey| Date: Wed, 04 May 2022 18:00:00 +0000

The demand for cloud computing resources is soaring, driven by both consumers and enterprises. This is setting the stage for hyperscalers to explore innovative solutions, such as prefabricated modular data… Read more »

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iCloud goes down: Live by the service, die by the service

Credit to Author: Jonny Evans| Date: Tue, 22 Mar 2022 08:04:00 -0700

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How to choose a SaaS management platform

Credit to Author: Keith Shaw| Date: Mon, 10 Jan 2022 03:00:00 -0800

The flood of remote workers at the start of the global pandemic in early 2020 had companies scrambling to find new software for communicating and collaborating with remote workers. Many turned to software-as-a-service (SaaS) options.

It was an obvious choice. Under the SaaS model, applications are hosted and maintained by a third-party vendor and delivered to employees over the internet, making them easy to deploy remotely.

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Is Apple's iCloud folder sharing a shadow IT problem?

Credit to Author: Jonny Evans| Date: Thu, 06 Feb 2020 06:35:00 -0800

After a long delay, Apple is preparing to introduce iCloud Folder Sharing across both its Mac and iOS platforms. This is a big blessing for collaboration, but is it safe?

What is iCloud Folder Sharing?

iCloud Folder Sharing was first announced at WWDC 2019, but delayed until – well, at present it is still delayed and was only recently made available inside the latest iOS and macOS developer betas. Which means it should be on the way.

Probably.

How it works?

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Four Reasons Your Cloud Security Is Keeping You Up At Night

Credit to Author: Trend Micro| Date: Tue, 04 Feb 2020 13:01:47 +0000

We are excited to introduce guest posts from our newest Trenders from Cloud Conformity, now Trend Micro Cloud One – Conformity. More insights will be shared from this talented team to help you be confident and in control of the security of your cloud environments! Why your cloud security is keeping you up at night…

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Seattle tries out mobile voting

Credit to Author: Lucas Mearian| Date: Tue, 28 Jan 2020 03:00:00 -0800

About 1.2 million Seattle area voters will be able to use their smartphone, laptop or a computer at their local library to vote in a current election this year.

This will be the first-time online voting is available to all eligible registered voters of a district, according to a foundation behind the initiative.

The King Conservation District in Washington State is the third region in the U.S. to partner with the non-profit Tusk Philanthropies on a national effort to expand mobile voting, and Washington is the fifth state to pilot mobile voting in general. The King Conservation District is a state environmental agency that includes Seattle and 33 other cities, but it is separate from the King County Elections agency and operates under a different budget.

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Kadena launches a hybrid platform to connect public, private blockchains

Credit to Author: Lucas Mearian| Date: Thu, 16 Jan 2020 12:10:00 -0800

Brooklyn-based spinoff Kadena has launched a hybrid blockchain that can scale horizontally, enabling multiple electronic ledgers to talk to each other via smart contracts – and letting users transfer cryptocurrency between the chains.

Hybrid blockchains combine permissioned chains for businesses to transact in the background while connecting to a public blockchain (via an API) for consumers and others to make money transfers or access information about products moving across supply chains.

“Their hybrid blockchain model looks interesting, mainly because it enables interoperability via smart contracts that run on public chains and talk to/with private chains,” said Avivah Litan, a vice president of research at Gartner. “That way, enterprises can keep their private data and transactions limited to the private chain but benefit from the liquidity and cross-chain access available by leveraging smart contracts running on the public chain.”

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