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Two steps to correcting bad user behavior in the cloud

As cloud computing cements itself as a business essential in organizations of all sizes, employees have begun to enjoy the flexibility and accessibility that comes with being a part of the mobile, connected workforce. The way we work – where, when and on which device – has changed dramatically in recent years.

As with most new technologies, however, the cloud promotes conflicting, and often reckless, behaviors. While Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) applications give employees the opportunity to become more productive and collaborative, the nature of these tools breeds careless end-user computing habits that expose corporate data to unintentional leaks and malicious attacks. [Read more …]

3 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Saving Work In The Cloud

3 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Saving Work In The Cloud

How many times have you sent a work document to the cloud in the past month?

Whether it’s to share information with a coworker or make a document accessible after hours (or just because the process is simpler than saving a file on your company’s server), cloud computing has become a reflex for personal and work purposes. And while maybe a few workers think twice, the majority moves documents to and from public cloud servers without a second thought.

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Ce qu’il faut savoir de la sécurité des services infonuagiques

L’infonuagique (Cloud Computing) est à plusieurs égards un concept marketing qui englobe des activités présentes depuis plusieurs années sur Internet, comme les logiciels-services (SaaS), l’infrastructure-service (IaaS) et la virtualisation. Par conséquent, il existe déjà des techniques et des technologies éprouvées pour protéger les données de votre entreprise dans ce contexte. Voyons donc quelles mesures sont à votre portée pour protéger les données des services que vous utilisez, en particulier ceux qui sont hors de votre contrôle.

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