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The War on Privacy: U.S. ICT Companies Contract Spying as a Service to the NSA

The ICT industry in the U.S. and her Five Eye partner’s are taking a hammering this week over consistent and repeated allegations that they are NOT just an “unwilling” partner to the Spooks and Spies, and far from being “forced” to disclose information they are storing to those agencies, they are commercially contracted to deliver that information, actively working with the Spooks and Spies, installing back doors at a hardware and software level, and deliberately providing work-arounds to encryption methods the U.S. 759 more words

Cloud Computing

Amazon

The book I read to research this post was The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos And The Best Of Amazon by Brad Stone which is a very good book that I bought from kindle. 371 more words

Business

The Power of Choice

I don’t remember who said it, but I once heard that “Cloud Computing is economically inevitable”. This may sound like an over-enthusiastic claim made by cloud vendors eager for our business. 913 more words

English

3 ways the workforce might look different in the year 2022

For most professionals on the daily grind of human capital management, the job is one largely focused on the here and now. There are usually a lot of employees under their watch who need to see their paychecks and benefits processed immediately, and this routine is continuous with no vacations. 468 more words

Human Capital Management

Crossing the chasm – from small to global

The path to global domination has changed. Small companies can grow to become medium just by doing a bit more of whatever they do – selling products or services and scaling up to increase the size of the operation. 395 more words

Current Affairs

Can these Oracle and Microsoft veterans reinvent the data warehouse?

Does the world really need yet another data warehouse technology—let alone one that defies convention and flaunts compliance concerns by living outside the “safety” of corporate data centers as part of a public cloud service? 440 more words

Tech

Microsoft and Dell Launch Solution for Private Cloud

Yesterday Microsoft officially announced the availability of the CPS product (Cloud Platform System) which are racks of servers, storage and network ready with Windows Server 2012 R2, System Center and Windows Azure Pack: … 238 more words

System Center