Corporate treasurers view the advance of cloud computing as the most important technological development facing the industry over the next five years, followed by Big Data analytics and artificial intelligence.
November 10, 2014 - Alert Logic, the leading provider of Security-as-a-Service for the cloud, today announced availability of Alert Logic Cloud Defender, a new, fully managed cloud-based security and compliance suite that offers the functionality of a managed Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) solution without the cost and complexity of a traditional, on-premises, in-house SIEM.
December 1, 2012 - Mobile banking is on the rise in the US, now used by a third of consumers as financial institutions broaden the range of services that they offer, according to Javelin Strategy & Research.
January 26, 2012 - The European Commission is to pump EUR10 million into the formation of a European Cloud Partnership with the aim of drawing up a common set of standards between suppliers and buyers.The initiative was broadcast in a speech to business leaders at Davos by Neelie Kroes, the Commission VP charged with drawing up a digital agenda for the EU.
November 5, 2014 - Equinix, Inc. (NASDAQ: EQIX), Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the global interconnection and data center company, today announced the results of a survey conducted by Dimensional Research that uncovers global trends in information technology (IT) strategies for 2015.
May 1, 2014 - CyberArk, the company securing the heart of the enterprise, today announced it has extended the CyberArk Privileged Account Security Solution to all major public, private, hybrid cloud and software as a services (SaaS) environments.
July 11, 2012 - The GAO found the selected federal agencies have made progress implementing the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) "Cloud First" policy. Consistent with this policy, each of the seven agencies incorporated cloud computing requirements into their policies and processes. For example, one agency had incorporated a review of its information technology (IT) investment portfolio to identify candidates for a cloud solution into its IT plan.
June 20, 2013 - Cloud computing adoption continues to rise in 2013 with 75% of 855 c-level executives at corporates, vendors and IT decision-makers questioned by North Bridge Venture Partners and GigaOM Research for their 'Future of Cloud Computing Survey' reporting its use. This is up from 67% in last year's survey.
March 2, 2012 - National Australia Bank is formulating a set of standard service level agreements that may be used by companies worldwide for securing data in public and private cloud applications.
December 1, 2011 - Linedata (NYSE Euronext: LIN), the global solutions provider dedicated to the investment management and credit industries, today announced the results of its Annual Global Investment Management Survey. Key findings include the recognition of regulation as a present and future challenge; a clear move towards cloud computing and hosted environments; plus risk and trading systems as top IT priorities. Despite a small number of downbeat pronouncements, the majority predicted market growth in 2012.