Leaked US report says encryption “best defense” to protect data

A newly leaked document courtesy of Edward Snowden revealed that some U.S. officials are encouraging the use of encryption as a means to protect data, which contrasts with British Prime Minister David Cameron’s recent statements against encrypted communications, according to a report by The Guardian. The 2009 document penned by the U.S. National Intelligence Council,…

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How Microsoft Brewed Compelling Enterprise Marketing with Great Storytelling

Microsoft’s Dynamics product is a line of enterprise resource planning and customer relationship management software applications. Not exactly the type of content you’d search for on YouTube. But the product line’s creative marketing team has been ab…

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Persistent Systems releases Azure Data Center Migration Solution

Microsoft operates Microsoft Azure in data centers around the world. Often you need to copy your existing deployments from one data center to another. For instance, as Microsoft introduces new data centers, you may want to move to the nearest data center for better performance. Currently, …

Source: blog.persistentsys.com

If migrating cloud assets between Microsoft Azure data centers has been proving to be a little complex, have no fear. Microsoft (MSFT) is promising that its latest tool will make it simpler and easier for customers and partners to migrate those resources between Azure data centers.

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Google takes on AWS CloudWatch with a monitor of its own

Google is moving ahead with the integration of Stackdriver technology with a new beta of Google Cloud Monitoring. Google bought Stackdriver, a Boston-based provider of cross-cloud monitoring tools, last May and announced an alpha release of the tool at Google Platform Live a month later. The new beta, which will compete with Amazon Web Services’ CloudWatch, will…

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New resources help partners compete to win

Join the Microsoft Partner Network Community; we are building a community that is all about you. Connect with other partners and Microsoft to expand opportunities, share best practices, spark innovation, and build relationships.

Source: www.digitalwpc.com

Microsoft introduceert Battlecards die partners moeten helpen beter te concurreren in de cloud business. Dit meldt de Nederlander Ben Jansen van Jorksveld, Senior Director Compete bij Microsoft in een blog.

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