The Cloud from DNA
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Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) is a storage medium in which animal and human genetic material is stored. Researchers have been working on using DNA as a storage medium for data for quite some time. 


As early as the late 1990s, geneticists investigated the DNA of extinct species by analyzing the hair and bones of animals that had been preserved for thousands of years. This happened at a time when data from computers was stored on floppy disks with a capacity of just 1.44 megabytes. Today, this is about the same amount of data as a selfies. Nevertheless, the diskettes of that time are...

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No danger: Cloud use increases security in companies
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"IT is no longer homogeneous" - Interview with Rainer Kaese of Toshiba
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Rainer Kaese is Senior Manager in Business Development for Enterprise Hard Drives at Toshiba Electronics Europe. Toshiba is one of the remaining three hard disk manufacturers and focuses on storage media for laptop, desktop, computer and enterprise. In an exclusive interview with Data & Storage Xpert (formerly cloudtech-xpert.com), Kaese talks about the end of individual data storage and the triumph of Software Defined Architecture. 

 

Mr Kaese, data centres are being created everywhere, hosting in the cloud is becoming a matter of course, virtual desktops are being used more...

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Growing storage market
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Ponemon Cloud Security Study – more data security in the cloud 
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Leading IT experts recently found that not all cloud data is stored securely. The Ponemon Institute recently conducted a study to investigate data security in the cloud. 

65% of information security experts want to store their object data in the cloud. However, 47% of IT managers doubt that the data in the cloud is as secure as in their own corporate data center. The new study therefore examines the perception of data storage technologies that are based on on-premise or the cloud. To this end, 483 information technology experts with extensive knowledge of the individual object storage...

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Fujitsu Cloud Orchestration Study
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Fujitsu, a leading Japanese provider of ICT business solutions, is using its own expertise to continue shaping society together with its customers in the future. Fujitsu promotes a "Human Centric Intelligent Society" with the aim of creating innovation by integrating people, information and infrastructure. Digital co-creation aims to combine business expertise with technology to create added value for partners and customers. The implementation of digital transformation is based on artificial intelligence, the Internet of Things and clouds.

 

New Fujitsu study among IT...

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Cloud Computing - Integrer component of IT and top topic for CIOs
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A digitized company without the cloud? This is unthinkable in 2018. As early as the middle of the year, bitkom announced that two out of three companies were opting for cloud computing. Cloud computing is more than just a trend – for the majority of companies it is a fundamental component of their IT strategy. And this will continue to grow in the coming years. Together with the Digital Marketing Suite selfcampaign, we have analyzed which cloud topics occupy IT managers most in companies. The starting point for our research was a statistical survey of the websites visited by...

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Gemalto Global Cloud Data Security Study: The Cloud As A Risk?!
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Many european countries have always focused on protecting the assets stored in their corporate clouds. One of these is UK and Germany. However, the United Kingdom now seems to fall behind. This is according to the recent study that Gemalto, a digital security company, has conducted. 

 

Data Privacy and Protection

The need to regulate data in the cloud has continually been dire since customer information and payment information among other vital information are always at stake, because of their high level of sensitivity. Hence, many companies have...

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Cloud Vendors and Users Need To Collaborate
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Security is a very important issue when working on projects using the cloud. Often, business leaders will view the cloud provider as the responsibility holder in terms of security, it does, however, require a more collaborative approach. Business leaders and the cloud providers should work together when it comes to security issues, and work to provide a safe and secure solution. Cloud computing is a good option for businesses looking to save money, and provides streamline solutions to issues like data processing, and storage needs. 

 

About Cloud Security 

It is a lot easier...

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Moving Towards a Cloud-based Enterprise Mobility Management in 3 Steps
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You are probably thinking about the fastest, low-cost and most efficient way of ensuring that your organisation migrates to a multi-platform enterprise mobility management status without compromising on your security and performance. Let's take a look at the three simple steps that will guide you through the journey:

 

1. Prepare for the launch

You will need to prepare for the journey ahead of you. Critically evaluate the level of security, application management and device management that your organisation will need. You should consider about adopting the policy of ...

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