November 26, 2014, 12:27 pm GMT  

19 item(s) containing the term "users"

Bitcasa CEO: Unlimited storage “a wildly money-losing proposition”

— In an interview with Gigaom, Bitcasa CEO Brian Taptich explained that removing unlimited storage was not a pleasant experience but necessary for the company to get back on track financially. Bitcasa simply could not afford to keep unlimited-storage users as customers. Bitcasa CEO: Unlimited storage “a wildly mo...
Nov 25 11:15:32 pm GMT / GigaOM Cloud Computing»

Converged or “Build Your Own” VDI

— Building out a VDI infrastructure requires great care and planning. Do you have enough performance from your storage infrastructure? Do you have a well defined performance objective for your users? Are you going to use a converged platform for your infrastructure or do you plan to leverage a r...
Nov 21 08:39:59 pm GMT / EMC Feeds »

PSA: Google Wallet is giving away $200,000 to attract new users

— Send cash to a new user, and each of you could get five bucks for free.
Nov 18 10:45:02 pm GMT / Uptime»

Snapchat wants its users to send money to each other with Snapcash

— But luckily Square, not Snapchat, will be handling all your financial details.
Nov 18 12:00:53 am GMT / Uptime»

Topping 500K Users, InVision Prototyping Platform Integrates With Sketch

—  InVision, the platform for building beautiful, interactive prototypes, has just announced integration with Sketch, a design application that is growing in traction as an alternative to Photoshop. InVision has been around since 2011 trying to change the way that companies think about the prototyping process. Usual...
Nov 17 05:00:25 pm GMT / TechCrunchIT»

Discover the latest advances in Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) technology.

— IT managers are finding it increasingly challenging to deliver the services end users demand while keeping operating costs under control. [...]
Nov 17 01:00:04 pm GMT / Data Center Networks»

How you (yes you!) can get around Uber’s surge pricing

— New iOS app, SurgeProtector, shows users where to walk for lower Uber prices.
Nov 11 01:00:06 pm GMT / Uptime»

Cloud, mobile apps walk away with top honors at Web Summit

— Startups vying for top awards at the Web Summit in Dublin this week are developing products for widely different markets, but highlight the growing use and reliance on cloud services and mobile devices on the part of developers and users alike.
Nov 06 07:42:00 pm GMT / Virtualisation»

Does disaster recovery planning matter?

— A lot of companies use VDI and RDSH technologies as part of their disaster recovery plans, with the idea they can just redirect a bunch of users to some datacenter-hosted desktops if some kind of disaster renders their primary work site unavailable. ...(read more)
Nov 06 06:45:00 am GMT / Brian Madden»

Mirantis will “solve” OpenStack upgrade woes in the next 6 months, CEO predicts

— One of the biggest sticking points in OpenStack adoption is the pain users must go through when upgrading from one version to the next. Mirantis thinks it will soon have this issue licked. Mirantis will “solve” OpenStack upgrade woes in the next 6 months, CEO predicts originally published by Gigaom, ©...
Nov 03 05:33:43 pm GMT / GigaOM iaas»

8 Steps CIOs Can Take To Bring Shadow IT Into The Light

— Nearly every IT leader these days is wresting with Shadow IT – the dynamic in which end users obtain IT solutions from cloud service providers without informing corporate IT. In fact, CIO Magazine’s 2014 State of the CIO Survey results revealed four out of five IT leaders feel IT projects done without IT involvemen...
Sep 29 07:00:52 pm GMT / Rackspace Cloud Computing & Hosting»

Why You Shouldn’t Phish Your Users

— As an Information Security Program Owner, I get a barrage of e-mails and phone calls multiple times a day from vendors looking to sell us their latest hotness security product.  Between the e-mails, phone calls, expo floor at BlackHat this year, and several talks that I've seen at past conferences, I have noticed a di...
Aug 25 03:23:14 pm GMT / Web Admin Blog»

Network Neutrality and the FCC Proposal to Abandon it

— The internet and the availability of content broadly and uniformly to all users has driven the largest wave of innovation ever e experienced in our industry. Small startups offering a service of value have the same access to customers as the largest and best funded incumbents. All customers have access to the same arr...
Jun 09 11:07:15 pm GMT / Perspectives»

Rise of the Personal Firewall

— The other day I read that Comcast is launching a new plan to turn home internet users into unwilling participants in their new global wifi strategy.  I'm sure that they will soon be touting how insanely awesome it will be to get "full strength" internet access virtually anywhere just by subscribing to this service.  ...
Jun 02 10:07:16 pm GMT / Web Admin Blog»

NGFW = No Good For Workloads…

— So-called Next Generation Firewalls (NGFW) are those that extend “traditional port firewalls” with the added context of policy with application visibility and control to include user identity while enforcing security, compliance and productivity decisions to flows from internal users to the Internet. NGFW, ...
Feb 14 04:09:34 am GMT / Rational Survivability»

Simplifying Mobile App Data Management with DynamoDB's Fine-Grained Access Control

— Speed of development, scalability, and simplicity of management are among the critical needs of mobile developers. With the proliferation of mobile devices and users, and small agile teams that are tasked with building successful mobile apps that can grow from 100 users to 1 million users in a few days, scalability of ...
Oct 30 09:00:00 am GMT / All Things Distributed»