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August 15, 2014
CIOs battle their own privacy demons as SpiderOak and other vendors attempt to protect customer data from NSA snooping. Also in Searchlight: Cisco cuts 6,000 jobs and the Internet could grow too large for its gear.
May 29, 2014
CFOs peppered a panel of security experts on how to establish security in a software as a service (SaaS) world.
January 22, 2013
The U. of Michigan CIO talks about embracing cloud solutions as part of a school-wide strategy of adopting cutting-edge tech to drive innovation.
September 18, 2012
Cloud service providers can serve their customers better by coaching them through gray areas of security and compliance.
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It can be difficult to navigate cloud contracts. There are laws to abide by, SLAs, subcontractors and more. Where to start? One lawyer lays out the six basic issues he vets when he reviews cloud contracts with his clients. Continue Reading
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Without governance, BYOD will quickly turn into mobile chaos. SearchCIO expert Bryan Barringer lays out the fundamentals of forming a mobility governance team. Continue Reading
SaaS risk, part two: The C-suite can take part of the blame for shadow apps by encouraging IT to focus on money-making IT systems at the expense of other lines of business. Also, security tools that pay dividends for CIOs. Continue Reading
What can businesses' willy-nilly adoption of SaaS apps do for CIOs? Remove the invisibility cloak, and shadow apps become a golden opportunity to enable business goals, beef up security and save money. Continue Reading
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In this Ask the Expert, Forrester analyst James Staten details the importance of the bring your own encryption (BYOE) fad as a cloud security model. Continue Reading
In this SearchCIO video, security expert Pauline Neville-Jones discusses why mapping IT infrastructure is needed to improve cybersecurity. Continue Reading
Establishing policies for BYOD remains a top priority for CIOs, according to SearchCIO readers in our latest CIO Chatter. Continue Reading