Trend Micro CTO Raimund Genes just published his traditional new year predictions for 2013. Quite insightful and mind opening paper, which I invite you to download and add to your reading list for the Holidays. Interestingly enough for Trend Micro – the company that has made the “Journey to the Cloud” its corporate mantra –…Read More
Referencing Wikipedia: The Pythia , commonly known as the Oracle of Delphi, was the priestess at the Temple of Apollo at Delphi, located on the slopes of Mount Parnassus. The Pythia was widely credited for her prophecies inspired by Apollo. Amazon Web Service’s (AWS) first user conference in November 2012 was over-subscribed and sold out. Given that the company offers all the infrastructure you need…Read More
One of the less understood aspects of Consumerization is its financial impact on the business. Studies* show that an increasing number of organizations allow their employees to use personal devices to connect to corporate networks and data for work related activities – the so called Bring Your Own Device phenomenon. However, a new research** commissioned…Read More
Dell World this week was huge. In addition to turning up the cloud strategy to full volume, Dell had Bill Clinton as a guest speaker. Very worthwhile conference, especially the Dell World Social Think Tank: IT Innovation, where I joined about 10 senior cloud thought leaders and another dozen execs from Dell for an invitation-only…Read More
What are some things that we should be watching out for around Cloud Security in 2013? This time every year, Raimund Genes, Trend Micro’s Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and his colleagues here take stock of what they’ve seen in the past year and what they think we can expect in the coming year. For 2013, in the area…Read More
It seems unclear whether the latest Facebook privacy update will move the conversation forward or simply splinter debates into different directions.
FTC officials revealed that much of the data harvested by kids’ app developers and advertisers is still collected and shared without parental knowledge or consent.
It might sound like an obvious thing to say, but in the IT industry it’s easy to get lost in the technology. Unfortunately, fixating too much on the bits, bytes, and specs can often distract IT pros from the job at hand – supporting the business. Something of a stand-off between staff and IT has…Read More
Every year, Raimund Genes, Trend Micro’s Chief Technology Officer (CTO) talks with staff and researchers to develop projections for the coming year. For 2013, Raimund’s predictions indicate that security issues related to the consumerization of IT will be front and center in terms of new developments, both positive and negative. 2012 was a big year…Read More