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  • Security Risks Impact Even Businesses That Stay Out of the Cloud

    Security Risks Impact Even Businesses That Stay Out of the Cloud ( Page 1 of 2 )SANTA CLARA, CALIF.—There’s a lot that businesses still have to ask their cloud service providers before signing up for service, especially about how secure their cloud environment is, the chief operations officer of the Cloud Security Alliance said at a cloud conference here. John Howie explained the security risks associated with cloud computing and the ways businesses ...

    Posted at June 14, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Sprint HTC Evo 4G LTE: Solid Smartphone That Lacks 4G Power

    Sprint’s HTC Evo 4G LTE shared headlines with ATT’s HTC One X in May when the two smartphones found themselves in a U.S. Customs limbo, while Apple and HTC argued over patents. Still, the white, wafer-like One X has much more in common with the Evo 4G LTE, a phone with a chunky, black and red predecessor, than a holding cell in the basement of some federal warehouse. This didn’t occur to me until I had ...

    Posted at June 20, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • CloudVDI Launches Virtual Desktop Service for Small Businesses

    Cloud services provider CloudVDI announced the launch of Virtual Desktop, a virtual desktop infrastructure subscription service, which offers small and midsize businesses the ability to run Microsoft’s Windows OS and compatible software on any central processing unit and mobile device through the company’s hosted servers. Each CloudVDI rack includes Dell servers, Citrix Netscalers, Juniper switches, routers and firewalls, and 64 terabytes of storage. CloudVDI coupled their proprietary software with Citrix Receiver to create a universal client ...

    Posted at June 25, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Disaster Recovery Plans Lacking at a Majority of Hospitals: Report

    Health care organizations are not taking the steps they need to avoid data storage disasters, according to a new report by BridgeHead Software, a storage and management vendor. For this survey, called the "BridgeHead Software International Healthcare Data Management Survey," the company interviewed 158 health care executives mostly in the United States and United Kingdom about their data-management plans. BridgeHead released the results of its survey on June 28. Among priorities for health care ...

    Posted at June 30, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Nokia Politely Tells Google, Asus: Time to Pay Up for Patents

    Nokia, losing sales to Android-running smartphones and the Apple iPhone, has said it plans to be smarter about taking advantage of its considerable patent portfolio. Most recently, it noted that Google and Asus, with Google's new Nexus 7 tablet, appear to be taking a free ride on its patent coattails. Hardly making a move to sue, Nokia released a statement saying the pair should get in touch. "Nokia has more than 40 licensees, mainly for its standard essential portfolio, including most of ...

    Posted at July 5, 2012 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment