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7 steps to avoid the bite of cloud security risks

Apparently, someone decided this Sunday should officially kick off "Shark Week," in celebration of all things shark. Cloud data protection firm Perspecsys has provided a list of '7 cloud security mistakes bound to bite you.'

New Open API Working Group hopes to tackle cloud security issues

When it comes to cloud computing, concerns about security continue to be a significant barrier to more organizations embracing the cloud, or using it more robustly. In response, the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA) and CipherCloud have announced the formation of the Cloud Security Open API Working Group. 

News Scan: IBM and Box form new cloud services partnership; NSF grant aimed at reforming computer science programs; More

The top news stories for June 24, 2015.

Firms must keep pace with fast moving cloud market to survive

Those organizations that change along with cloud technology will find themselves in the best position to maintain market share, and even dominance, in the process.

Spotlight: Menlo Security emerges from stealth mode, raises $25M to block malware

Menlo Security, a startup focused on cloud-based malware prevention, emerged from stealth mode on Monday and announced $25 million in funding.

News Scan: IT security budget cuts blamed for IRS breach; 30 semifinalists named for Women Startup Challenge; More.

The top news stories for June 3, 2015.

News Scan: Heartland reports another major data breach; Many vendors misuse 'cloud' in their marketing; More

The top news stories for June 2, 2015.

5 On 5: CIO Ken Garfinkle reflects on moving to a cloud-based ERP system

Piston Group CIO Ken Garfinkle reflects on the experience of implementing a new cloud-based ERP system, including its top challenges and rewards.

New Salesforce releases aim to improve community in the cloud

Salesforce, a leading player in the CRM space, has announced the release today of three new applications aimed at providing what it calls "the next generation of the Community Cloud."

News Scan: Christie to take aim at Snowden, NSA critics; Mature cloud users see greatest efficiency gains; More

The top news stories for May 19, 2015.