Business Cloud News

London’s Virtus Data Centres doubles annual revenues


London based Virtus Data Centres has announced it has doubled its revenues over the last twelve months, though the team haven’t released any specific numbers to substantiate the claim.

Infoblox bolsters off-premise security capabilities

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Infoblox has released its DNS Firewall as a service, extending its services to roaming devices off-premise, which will be available towards the end of 2016.

The top three cloud security myths: BUSTED

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It’s safe to say that people fear what they don’t understand – and with cloud becoming increasingly complex, it’s not surprising that there are so many myths attached to it. It’s time to clear up some of these myths.

24% of businesses expect a cyberattack within the next 90 days

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Research from VMWare has highlighted 24% of office workers and IT decision makers believe their organization will be the victim of a cyberattack with the next 90 days, mainly due to the belief that the threats are advancing at a faster pace than a company’s defences.

Verizon Enterprise launch cloud backup product with Actifio

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Verizon Enterprise Solutions has launched a new cloud backup service alongside Actifio, aimed at accelerating application development, and improving business resiliency.

IBM’s Watson takes aim at cybersecurity

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IBM has launched a new cloud-based version of the company’s cognitive technology to tackle the rising challenge of cyber security.

Docker bolsters security capabilities with Security Scanning launch


Docker has announced the general availability of its Security Scanning product, an offering formerly known as Project Nautilus.

Government report highlights only 29% of UK has cyber security policies


The Department for Culture, Media and Sport has released findings from its annual Cyber Security Breaches Survey, where 69% of organizations believe security to be a top priority for the business, though only 29% have a formal written policy.

Powwownow claim 77% of employees look for flexible working in next job

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In light of Flexible Working awareness day, Powwownow has released research findings which demonstrate employee desires for mobility and flexible working solutions.

BSA releases rankings of global cloud policies – UK drops and US rises on leader board

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The BSA | The Software Alliance has released its global ranking of cloud computing policies, assessing the cloud readiness and policies of the world’s 24 leading ICT economies, with the UK dropping down the leader board.