Dome9 launches automated firewall management service

Sep 12, 2011 12:47 pm | Network World by Tim Greene Startup Dome9 Security is introducing automated management of firewall settings on servers in physical and virtual environments with the aim of keeping servers locked down with less manual configuration. The company says the problem is that cloud-based servers are so diversely deployed and flexible […]

Windows Server 2008 Inside Out

Microsoft opens new competitive fronts with cloud-based Windows Server

[amazon_link id=”0735624380″ target=”_blank” ][/amazon_link]Microsoft opens new competitive fronts with cloud-based Windows Server Nov 12, 2010-  Network World by Jon Brodkin Microsoft doesn’t want to admit it, but a Gartner analyst says the vendor’s decision to offer Windows Server instances in the Azure cloud is opening a new competitive front against partner hosting companies. Before 2010 […]

Ubuntu 10.10 desktop reaches through the cloud

The next versions of Ubuntu Linux for desktops and Netbooks launched on Sunday with new cloud features, an updated interface, and better links with other operating systems, Canonical has announced. The software, known as Maverick Meerkat, will both be versions 10.10 of the Linux distribution. They will be available for free download from October 10, sidestepping the […]

How small businesses can take advantage of cloud computing

257Innovations in storage and software services are emerging on the IT landscape. Cloud computing provides small businesses with services such as third-party storage, offsite hubs and servers and subscription software, challenging current business models, while offering convenience and savings at the same time. See the following article from The Street for more on this. The […]

What Is Cloud? How can Cloud help Me? Cloud is the future?

Most businesses would not be happy to be described as “operating under a cloud”. However, one particular cloud on the horizon is being described as a new way of computing which could change the world of |technology, and offer massive savings and efficiencies to businesses and public services alike. Cloud computing is the structure that […]

Hottest I.T. jobs and skills in Cloud & mobile app development

Want to lock in some job security in IT over the next five years? Then make sure you’re poised to move into cloud computing or mobile application development. That’s where the IT jobs are expected to be, according to 2,000 IT professionals recently surveyed by IBM (IBM). IBM’s annual global Tech Trends survey identified cloud […]

Cloud computing – software as a service

Although not a new concept, the popularity of cloud computing is continuing to soar, says Robert Rutherford, Managing Director of, QuoStar Solutions. Many companies, however, are still unsure about what impact “moving to the cloud” will have on their business continuity plans. Cloud Computing – and indeed the whole concept of “Software as a Service” […]