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According to Akamai's enterprise security director, the challenge in cloud adoption for Asia FSI's is their "Asian mentality": a sort of respect for the hierarchy that makes them less likely to challenge the authorities and regulators as their MNC counterparts in the West would.
Carol Ko 27-May-2013
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With the credential and first examinations to be available in 2014, (ISC)2 and CSA will identify the areas of required expertise, practice domains, and a globally accepted benchmark for the level of experience required to denote competency.
by: Asia Cloud Forum editors 25-Apr-2013
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by: Jeremy King, European director, PCI Security Standards Council 22-Apr-2013
The new facility, targeted at cloud service providers, financial institutions and digital content distributors, will feature 385,000 square feet of gross floor area and 5,000 cabinets over multiple phrases.
by: Melissa Chua 19-Apr-2013
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by: Carol Ko 18-Apr-2013
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by: Asia Cloud Forum editors 16-Apr-2013
Dropbox has introduced its business offering, dubbed Dropbox for Business, which offers a single sign-on feature.
by: Asia Cloud Forum editors 15-Apr-2013
Applications with high probability of being migrated from servers to a SaaS model in the near future include payroll/HR, accounting/finance, CRM and business intelligence, data mining and analytics. Research showed 30% of SMBs worldwide would like to purchase cloud services in bundles with certain countries such as China well exceeding the global average.
by: Melissa Chua 10-Apr-2013
Authenticating users' identity before they are allowed to access the cloud is the most straightforward method to ensure better protection for data and applications. But even so, simple username-password authentication in this day and age will not be sufficient to keep intruders away.
by: Philippe Inserra, Asia Vice-President, Online Authentication, Security Business Unit, Gemalto 09-Apr-2013
Product aimed at stopping APTs, complements existing Fortinet products.
by: Asia Cloud Forum Editors 02-Apr-2013
Rackspace will acquire Exceptional Cloud Services to expand its developer solutions portfolio to include error tracking and Redis-as-a-Service capabilities, currently used by more than 50,000 application developers.
by: Asia Cloud Forum editors 02-Apr-2013