US liquor giant hit by ransomware – what the rest of us can do to help

US hard liquor giant Brown-Forman is the latest high-profile victim of ransomware criminals. Even if the company’s name doesn’t ring a bell, some of its products are well-known to spirits drinkers world-wide: Brown-Forman is a multi-billion dollar business that owns Jack Daniel’s whiskey, Finlandia vodka and other global brands. Read more…

Resilience in a Pandemic

Smaller Data Center Providers Hang On, Hold Fast. America’s local and regional data centers have been operating on full alert. And it’s been three months for them, not two. Day One for many of America’s regional and metropolitan data center providers may have been Monday, February 3, 2020. Just over two weeks earlier, the State of New York issued a warning to its clinical laboratories and healthcare facilities to prepare for a potential outbreak of a mutated animal virus, linked to a seafood and animal market in Wuhan, China. Read more…

Temporada de Huracanes 2020

Este próximo 1 de junio del 2020 llega la temporada de huracanes. Cuando nos dan un Aviso de Tormenta, podría ser un poco tarde para empezar a construir un plan de manera que puedas operar tu negocio con normalidad una vez pasada la tormenta. Te podemos ayudar con un plan de recuperación ante desastres (DR) bien diseñado, y tu negocio puede salvarse de la devastación total. Read more…

Public Cloud Visibility and Threat Response

Cloud Optix delivers the continuous analysis and visibility organizations need to detect, respond, and prevent security and compliance gaps that leave them exposed. This provides a single view of security posture across Kubernetes clusters, Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform, and Infrastructure-as-Code environments. Read more…

Reasons NOT to Renew LEGACY BACKUP

Every day, more and more legacy backup customers switch to Veeam®. Why? Because technologies designed for the client-server era cannot deliver the 24.7.365 Availability today’s businesses demand with the ability to restore any IT service running in the hybrid cloud within seconds and minutes. See the 7 reasons here.

The endpoint attack chain… simplified

A comprehensive, defense in depth strategy using layers of overlapping protection has proven to be one of the best approaches to cybersecurity. This is why studying the attack chain, or cyber kill chain, to understand the different steps attackers take, is so crucial. Reade more here.

CES 2018

CES 2018 is the world’s gathering place for all those who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. It has served as the proving ground for innovators and breakthrough technologies for 50 years — the global stage where next-generation innovations are introduced to the marketplace. Owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA), it attracts the world’s business leaders and pioneering thinkers. Check it out here.

VMworld 2017

VMworld 2017: Everything you need to know. VMware rolled out a series announcements that outline its grand ambition to be the glue between apps, infrastructure, the end user, and multiple clouds. Read more… #IaaS #Hybrid #CloudComputing

Create the Puerto Rico Digital Service

Petición a; Junta de Control Fiscal (PROMESA) El Sr. Giancarlo González, pasado CIO del Gobierno de Puerto Rico ha iniciado un petición bajo Change.Org para requerir que la Junta de Control Fiscal adopte ciertas medidas de transparencia. Nosotros en fastCLOUD apoyamos esta medida y apoyamos al Sr. González en su esfuerzo para que Puerto Rico adopte las iniciativas de un Gobierno digital.   Firma la petición aqui.

Extending Backup to the Cloud

Veeam® le permite a su negocio establecer un plan de Disaster Recovery (DRaaS) como parte de una estrategia de disponibilidad completa, que abarca las inversiones realizadas en su centro de datos y que se extiende a través de la nube híbrida. El Problema Hoy El mercado de recuperación de desastres consiste de un montón de rumores, pero los usuarios finales nos dicen que es difícil de hacer. Muchos de los productos en el mercado hoy en día ofrecen una solución DRaaS además de, o separado de una estrategia global de protección de datos, a menudo tirando el foco de IT […]