Cloud Archives - Page 49

Canadian SMBs still not sold on cloud computing: survey

Most Canadian SMBs aren't using the cloud and a surprisingly high number of small businesses still aren't investing in data security, a new study finds.Only 14 per cent of SMBs are hosting their

Published on: February 28th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Ceridian for Small Business provides big services

Is your small business properly set-up to comply with Bill 168, the legislation on workplace violence and harassment?  If you're not sure, perhaps you should consult your online payroll service provider. That's right,

Published on: February 28th, 2012 Nestor Arellano

Browser bible: How to choose the right software for Web surfing

Everyone needs a Web browser, but with so many different ones available, deciding which one is best for you can be hard. Are you looking for something blazing fast? Or is strong security

Published on: February 27th, 2012 Megan Guess

‘Self-healing’ cloud that detects, destroys threats in the works at MIT

What if a cloud computing infrastructure could recognize a cyberattack, eliminate it, and never stop working while all that is being done? That's what researchers at MIT, with help from the federal government,

Published on: February 27th, 2012 Brandon Butler

Facebook Insights to appear in real-time

Page performance data on Facebook will begin showing in real-time rather than the usual 48 hours according to a report from technology news site TechCrunch. Work on getting Insights to show real-tme results

Published on: February 27th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

How to hit a home run with your PaaS rollout

Any corporate application developer hoping to make the journey to the cloud with the help of a platform as a service (PaaS) implementation is wise to listen to those who have already ventured

Published on: February 27th, 2012 Christine Burns

Web site reunites Montreal couple with their long lost photos

When Montreal residents Shoshana and her husband Dez visited the New York City area in 2008 and lost a tiny 512MB SD card from their Canon PowerShot camera, they were heartbroken. Some 140

Published on: February 24th, 2012 Zohra Ashpari

CA Technologies taps into hybrid cloud market

CA Technologies is the latest cloud vendor to hitch a ride on the hybrid model with a new product that gives small and medium sized businesses ( SMBs) a mix of on-premise and

Published on: February 24th, 2012 Christine Wong

Amazon cloud service eases app development, automates business processes

Amazon's newest offering, announced Wednesday, is designed to ease application development and automate business processes.Amazon Web Services' Simple Workflow Service (SWF) is a portal for developers to build and run cloud-based or on-premise

Published on: February 23rd, 2012 Brandon Butler

Obama’s blueprint for Internet Bill of Rights

The White House has unveiled a plan to create a “Bill of Rights” for consumer privacy on the Internet, and announced that Google, Microsoft and Yahoo have agreed to comply when consumers choose

Published on: February 23rd, 2012 John P. Mello Jr.

Latest Avast Antivirus gets cloud updates, file reputation and remote assistance

Avast Free Antivirus 7 is set to be released on Thursday and will have new features including cloud-based updates, remote assistance and file reputation. Avast Free Antivirus is one of the most popular

Published on: February 23rd, 2012 Lucian Constantin

Software alliance connects intellectual property to cloud computing growth

Canada is a laggard among developing countries when it comes to having government policies that promote the growth of cloud computing services, according to an alliance representing the world's leading software brands. Canada

Published on: February 22nd, 2012 Brian Jackson

Almost 75 per cent of smartphones used at work are employee-owned: study

Nearly three quarters of the smartphones and over 60 per cent of the tablets being used at work are devices purchased and brought to the office by employees, according to a new global

Published on: February 22nd, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Group wants new FTC investigation of Google’s privacy policy

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission should force Google to halt its plan to consolidate user identities across its services and fine the company for violating an October privacy settlement with the agency, privacy

Published on: February 22nd, 2012 Grant Gross

Rogers targets small biz with new online marketing suite

One of Canada's largest telecom players has decided to bring its game to a different field. Rogers Communications Inc. recently rolled out an online marketing service aimed at small businesses. Called Outrank, the

Published on: February 3rd, 2012 Nestor Arellano