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  • Blog Post: Six predictions for CIOs

    An interesting article by ISACA: Six predictions for CIOs . Here they are: Prediction 1: Cloud computing is here to stay and will become business as usual. Prediction 2: Virtualization will be a catalyst that drives IT modernization. Prediction 3: IT operations become service-centric and business value...
  • Blog Post: Security Intelligence Report v9 is online

    Usually I blog intensively on the release of the Security Intelligence Report. However, this time I am out of office and have just little time to give you insight. We spent a lot of work to make it more comprehensive and give you a more stable view over quite some time. So there is a great opportunity...
  • Blog Post: Cybercrime as a Service–Our Future?

    It is not really surprising that the criminals will leverage the economy of Cloud Computing for their illegal purposes. Especially activities, which consume a lot of processor power will be moved to the Cloud – like any other business. Some way back, there were discussions on how to leverage GPUs to...
  • Blog Post: Cyber Security: The Road Ahead

    This paper by the Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF) was just brought to my attention. A piece of work, which is definitely worth working through. It lays out the problem space and then does a deep dive into the different sections: Governments Legislative Bodies The Armed...
  • Blog Post: Who cares where your data is?

    Wow, I guess the reason for you clicking on the link is this statement – right? Well, “unfortunately” I cannot claim ownership of it. It was made by a Google representative during an interview in Australia: Google: Who cares where your data is? To me, the whole Cloud discussion sometimes drives into...
  • Blog Post: Are We Losing the Fight Against Cybercrime?

    It is an interesting and difficult question. What can we do to really be able to stay on top? Or shall we give up? Well, clearly, I do not think so. I read this article today, which really made me think: Black Hats are Winning, Symantec Says – wow! A fairly clear statement. We lost (at least...
  • Blog Post: BPOS-Federal got FISMA Certification

    Great progress on our Cloud: Our BPOF-Federal solution has received FISMA certification and accreditation: BPOS-Federal & FISMA Yes, we really have it for BPOS-F Roger
  • Blog Post: Mature your IT and then move to the Cloud

    Today, I had the opportunity to talk to a group of partners on Cloud and security. The goal was to make them ready for the Cloud and make them ready to answer the customer’s questions. One block – obviously – was about security and as I look at it (and as I said), this starts with the customer's processes...