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Big fish, small fish, fast fish, slow fish!

InsightaaS: In the process of launching the Toronto Cloud Business Coalition, I’ve had a chance to learn from thought leaders from many different companies and contexts. Today’s ATN feature comes from a discussion that I had with Shawn Rosemarin of VMware, who highlighted this post from World Economic Forum chairman Klaus Schwab. The ‘hook’ from […]

“Thefacebook” – a model for cloud?

InsightaaS: Earlier this month, the MIT Technology Review published a piece examining an academic paper written by professors from the University of Colorado Boulder and Stanford. The article, “Network Archaeologists Discover Two Types of Social Network Growth in Historical Facebook Data,” looks at how Thefacebook.com spread through universities in 2004-2006. The key finding is that there […]

Cloud Security Alliance: Sanctioned and unsanctioned apps in cloud ecosystems

InsightaaS: Today’s featured post, from the Cloud Security Alliance, actually has an even-longer (and for some reason, all caps) title than is presented above: SECURING THE INTERSECTION OF SANCTIONED AND UNSANCTIONED APPS IN CLOUD ECOSYSTEMS. Odd naming conventions aside, it provides insight into an important issue. Published by the chief scientist at Netskope, it presents data on the […]

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Infographic: Cloud Computing in Small Business

InsightaaS: Regular readers of ATN would be excused for asking, “whatever happened to those cool infographics you used to feature?” Well…wonder no more, here’s the latest in our somewhat-irregular ‘series’! Sourced from the New Jersey Institute of Technology, this infographic provides a good primer on how and why cloud should be used within small business. […]