Cloud signals big changes for IT security pros

Watch out, computer security professionals: Cloud computing vendors are coming for your jobs. It may be inevitable, or you may be able to take back control by rigorously studying how your organization uses technology. But either way, life is changing for IT security experts. Companies like Google and Amazon have figured out configuration management while enterprises avoid the process, said Marcus Ranum, chief security officer of Tenable.

Nissan deploys cloud-based unified digital marketing platform

Nissan has deployed Adobe’s digital marketing solution, Adobe Marketing Cloud globally as a unified digital marketing platform for Renault-Nissan Alliance, to help the company deliver an integrated customer experience and consistent image across its multiple brands.Nissa manufactures vehicles in twenty countries and regions around the world, selling three vehicle brands – Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun, through its office locations in each respective country.

CloudOpting second newsletter has been published!

CloudOpting is a three-year pilot action partially funded by the European Union ICT Policy Support Programme (ICT PSP) under the Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme (CIP), which runs from March 2014 through March 2017. The project is aimed at the development of a novel approach to bring public services to the cloud. The primary objective of CloudOpting to deliver a set of tools that will allow local authorities and public administrations to share their services with citizens and third-parties, and migrate existing IT systems on the cloud.

Huawei debuts new CloudMall data center solution, signs MOU with Baidu

Huawei’s CloudMall data center solution made its debut at the Mobile World Congress 2015 in Spain this week. The company also signed a memorandum of understanding with Baidu to jointly develop indoor mobile Internet. With the joint development of technical innovation, product development, and marketing promotion, Huawei and Baidu plan to accelerate the development of mobile internet applications based on indoor scenarios.

Cloud for Europe: tender deadline further extended to 16/3 10:30 CET

In order to give all potential tenderers proper time to take into account the answers to the requests for clarifications, the originally foreseen date and time limit for the receipt of offers is extended to Monday, 16th of March at 10:30 CET. Annex I, Tender Regulation v.1.1 of 21.02.2015 is amended accordingly.
A notice for additional information and corrigendum of the Tender documentation is going to be officially published on TED.
See more at: http://www.agid.gov.it/cloudforeurope