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September 22, 2014

Cloud Database Security, Farms and Restaurants: The Importance of Knowing Your Sources

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TL;DR: Securing your company's cloud-based assets starts by applying tried-and-true data-security practices modified to address the unique characteristics of virtual-network environments. Cloud services are slowly gaining the trust of IT manager...

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September 18, 2014

Can A Silicon Valley CTO Save Government Software From Itself

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  TL;DR: Following several high-profile development disasters, government IT departments have received a mandate to change their default app-development approach from the traditional top-down model to the agile, iterative, test-centric methodol...

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September 08, 2014

No "Buts" About It: The Cloud Is Transforming Your Company's Business Processes

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TL;DR: As IT managers gain confidence in the reliability and security of cloud services, it becomes more difficult for them to ignore the cloud's many benefits for all their business's operations. Companies have less hardware to purchase and mai...

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September 03, 2014

Don't Drown Yourself With Big Data: Hadoop May Be Your Lifeline

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      TL; DR: The tremendous growth predicted for the open-source Hadoop architecture for data analysis is driven by the mind-boggling increase in the amount of structured and unstructured data in organizations, and the need for sophisticated...

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August 28, 2014

The SQL Vulnerability Hackers Leverage to Steal Your IDs, Passwords, and More

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[TL:DR] The theft of hundreds of millions of user IDs, passwords, and email addresses was made possible by a database programming technique called dynamic SQL, which makes it easy for hackers to use SQL injection to gain unfettered access to datab...

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August 20, 2014

Database - Beginning with Cloud Database As A Service

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Note: When we recently launched, we were thrilled to have SQL Guru Pinal Dave give Morpheus a spin. It turns out that he had a great experience, and as he is indeed an SQLAuthority, we thought we'd share his post here as well. Without further dela...

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