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IBM keeps its head in the cloud, acquires Cleversafe

IBM has agreed to acquire Cleversafe, an object-based storage vendor. The move aims to boost IBM's cloud business unit and help customers cope with mounting volumes of unstructured data.

Ravello unveils security sandboxing for public cloud environments

Nested virtualization provider Ravello unveiled Thursday security sandboxing for penetration and malware testing, as well as threat simulation in the public cloud environment.

Report: IT's faith in ability to protect data is abysmal

Data and file protection is arguably one of the most important jobs IT pros have, yet it's one of the things they feel least confident about doing properly.

Vera integrates with Box to offer increased file security and control

As with many cloud-based file storage providers, Box users have very little control over where and how files are used once they leave the service's environment. Data security vendor  Vera announced a set of tools this week that give Box users a high level of control over documents leaving Box's ecosystem.

Globalscape's updated EFT Cloud Services increases file transfer security

Secure file transfer software vendor Globalscape rolled out a newly updated version of EFT Cloud Services with a slew of improvements designed to make file exchange and collaboration more secure. The scalable service comes in three levels of support services: Basic, Standard and Platinum, and works in either a hybrid cloud or virtual environment.

Spanning by EMC enhances Salesforce backup and recovery system

Software-as-a-Service data protection provider Spanning Cloud Apps announced this week a major upgrade to its backup and recovery solution for Salesforce customers. It includes new data restoration features and a new way for European customers to protect their data and remain in compliance with data sovereignty regulations.

Study shows businesses expect cloud strategies to help increase revenue

A new report sponsored by Cisco claims a second wave of cloud adoption is on the horizon, led by businesses who expect cloud strategies to increase revenue over the next two years.

Dropbox suffers outage over the weekend

Dropbox suffered an outage on Sunday, according to users posting messages on Twitter and the Dropbox online community.  

Oracle keeps up pace while headed to the cloud, acquires Maxymiser

Oracle today announced it plans to acquire Maxymiser. Maxymiser provides cloud-based software to marketers who can then test, target and personalize what a customer will see on a website or mobile app. 

Rackspace announces Managed Cloud for Adobe Experience Manager early access program

Managed cloud provider Rackspace announced today an early access program for its upcoming new service, Managed Cloud for Adobe Experience Manager. Its designed to help marketing teams reduce the time it takes to deploy, upgrade or launch new campaigns in AEM.