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  • Obama Cyber-Security Executive Order Lacks Legislative Backbone

    Cyber-security experts say President Barack Obama’s executive order for federal agencies to take action to improve cyber-security is a good first step. However they note that the order lacks legal teeth. During his State of the ...

    Posted at February 14, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog | 537 Comments
  • Taming Big Data Main Theme of Cloud Expo 2011

    The ninth International Cloud Expo conference in Santa Clara, Calif., this week was packed to the brim. Parking places were hard to find, the food went quicker than usual, and the expo floor was almost elbow-to-elbow with new companies introducing themselves and established companies making themselves look new. The entire scope of cloud computing, infrastructure, management, applications, services, networking and consulting was represented. If there was one headline that could be used to describe ...

    Posted at November 10, 2011 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Certificate Authorities Form Web Security Standard Advocacy Group

    Comodo, GlobalSign, Go Daddy and certificate authorities are teaming up to promote updated technology that will increase security on the Web. Several global certificate authorities have joined forces to create the Certificate Authority Security Council ...

    Posted at February 19, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Social Media Marketing Grows Among Small Businesses

    Small businesses are becoming more comfortable with social media marketing and are using it more when engaging with customers, according to survey data from marketing specialist Constant Contact. The Fall 2011 Attitudes and Outlook Survey also reports that small businesses still rely heavily on in-person interactions and events in addition to email marketing and website marketing to reach their customers, while mobile adoption remains slow. In just six months, the survey of small businesses using online ...

    Posted at November 16, 2011 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment
  • Toyota Drives Microsoft Windows 8 to Daytona, NASCAR

    Toyota Racing Development USA is using a Windows 8-based app known as Trackside to improve its team’s chances at Daytona International Speedway and other NASCAR races. Toyota Racing Development (TRD) USA a subsidiary of Toyota Motor ...

    Posted at February 24, 2013 | By : | Categories : Blog | 0 Comment