A Big Hack or Big Hack Job?

Explosive news accounts based on anonymous sources are easy targets in this era of “fake news.” Usually reserved for partisan political debate, it’s unusual for such a charge to be leveled at a legitimate news organization for coverage of the technology industry. But Bloomberg Businessweek finds itself in the crosshairs and in this case, the…

Cloud Computing: Cloud Methodology, Public vs. Private Cloud, and Other Key Considerations in Successful Cloud Adoption

The great comedian Sid Caesar said it best. “The guy who invented the wheel was an idiot. The guy that invented the other three…. he was a genius!” We must have been channeling our “inner Sid” when we published our recently released white paper, The Case for Cloud, detailing the path to developing a proper…

Pay Attention to Petya

The IT world is reeling again as the latest blast of ransomware is sweeping the globe. “Petya” or “NotPetya” (there’s some disagreement) appears to be similar to the “WannaCry” worm we dealt with a couple of months ago but this, it appears, is more aggressive. According to Forbes.com, government-run IT networks in the Ukraine (including radiation…