Data Security Is an Art, Not Just a Science

Far too often, the mandate for data security is simply to “secure it,” and people often think of data security as a set of clear choices. This is in contrast to privacy, which is understood as a set of muddy policy issues. But data security is, in fact, quite muddy itself. http://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20140129061627-2259773-data-security-is-an-art-not-just-a-science?trk=eml-ced-b-art-Ch-4&ut=24Bz76NVU2P641/

Cybertrails announces new contracts utilizing Professional Services and Managed Backup Services

Cybertrails is proud to announce that we have new customer contracts in which our Engineering staff is being utilized to perform a Platespin migration, onsite PST migration, and server migration. Along with these Professional Services we also have new utilization of our Managed Backup Services and Managed Hosting Services for Veeam backup.

Microsoft Joins Open Compute Project

Microsoft is contributing a specification it uses for the cloud servers that run services like Windows Azure, Bing and Office 365. What disruption will this cause and is it an industry game changer? http://www.crn.com/news/data-center/240165744/microsoft-open-sources-cloud-server-designs.htm?cid=nl_alert&elqTrack=true

4 Points About the Target Breach and Data Security

There seems to be a surge in data security attacks lately. First came news of the Target attack. Then Neiman Marcus. Then the U.S Courts. Then Michael’s. Here are four points to consider about data security: http://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20140127051213-2259773-4-points-about-the-target-breach-and-data-security?trk=eml-ced-b-art-Ch-2&ut=3XQFP1GvUmKS41/

Gmail Went Down And Everyone Panicked

It’s not just you. Gmail went down, and everyone flipped out. At around 2 p.m. EST, Google’s email service became largely inaccessible, as confirmed by the website Down For Everyone Or Just Me. Gmail Down!