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Security, reliability concerns still obscure cloud benefits

Despite continuing worries about security and privacy protections, both IT execs and non-IT execs continue to have thier heads in the cloud, recent research confirms.

SkyKick's Enterprise Migration Suite shifts big businesses to Office 365

Show of hands, who actually enjoys the process of migrating to the cloud? At best, it's a long and tedious undertaking. At worst, it's a nerve wracking affair full of peril and pitfalls. If you're about to tackle a move to Microsoft Office 360,  SkyKick's  new Enterprise Migration Suite may make the job a little easier.

Forecast is for more cloud adoptions, despite some dark linings

Forecasters all seem to agree: expect lots of cloud activity for years to come, despite the fear by some that their clouds may not all have silver linings.

News Scan: Distrust of US cloud providers lingers; 3 CIOs named to Women to Watch list; more

The top news stories for May 21, 2014.

Cloud-based SimpleECM aims to fill the CMS needs of small businesses

No matter how much companies rely on digital technology, paperwork is still a fact of life. Everything from human resources to accounting, OSHA and HIPPA requirements, or Sarbanes-Oxley compliance; they all generate paper trails.

Half of world's population headed for the cloud

Nearly half of the world's population will be using cloud computing services in some fashion by 2018, according to a new study by Juniper Research. Meanwhile, KPMG calls cloud computing one of the "most disruptive forces in business in the past 20 years."

SAP restructuring, to cut unspecified number of jobs

An unspecified number of SAP employees will be getting pink slips as the company plans a major restructuring.

AU government to unify sites on Drupal, public cloud

As it heads (slowly) towards general release of Version 8, Drupal is on a roll.

Software defined storage as an accelerator of cloud adoption

Software-defined storage can help overcome limitations of performance, scalability and availability that have hindered cloud adoption to date, writes Bill Stevenson.

Microsoft puts products where its mobility mouth is

Microsoft this week backed up its enterprise mobility vision with some concrete products announced at its TechEd North American conference.