Cloud Security: Protecting Your Business From Hackers, Thieves, and Spies

Cloud Security

More than half of all American businesses use cloud computing for its many benefits: flexibility, scalability, and cost-effectiveness top the list. However, due to its widespread appeal, the cloud also attracts the wrong kind of attention. In the last 12 months, 16 percent of public cloud customers say that their data has already been exposed […]

Top 5 Best Practices for Cloud Security

Cloud Computing for SMEs

Cloud computing security issues are constantly a top concern for IT leaders migrating to the cloud. There are many issues related to data security in the cloud and more than one approach to cloud security. Focusing on Infrastructure as a Service cloud security, there are five issues that repeatedly concern customers that are resolved by […]

Cloud Encryption: The Newest Figures, Trends, and Innovations


Cloud computing has been called “the most disruptive technology ever,” compelling businesses large and small to alter strategies and change business models. The Internet of Things and the trend of Everything as a Service has spurred a $150 billion cloud computing industry. And yet, cloud security (and, its key component: cloud encryption) is still the […]

Datacenter vs Cloud: Which is Right for SMEs?

Cloud Computing for SMEs

Finally! As an SME competing with the big boys, you are often at a disadvantage: they have more money, more people, and more resources. But now, finally, you are in a better position than they are. When weighing cloud migration, your infrastructure is more easily adaptable, flexible, and migratable: you are positioned to take advantage […]

Interview with Gilad Parann-Nissany, Founder and CEO of Porticor

Virtual Strategy Magazine

VSM: We at Virtual-Strategy Magazine haven’t heard from Porticor in a while. Can you tell me what you have been up to since we last heard from you? GPN: Certainly. We have been updating the product, ramping the company and have been seeing a significant uptick in traction. On the product side, we have added encryption agents […]

Porticor Intergrates with Amazon S3 SSE-C

Security Daily

Amazon’s Launch Validates Porticor’s Approach of Moving Key Management Trust from Cloud Providers to Customers with SaaS Split Key Encryption for Completely Securing Cloud Data Porticor, a leading cloud data security company delivering the only cloud-based data encryption and key management solution   that infuses trust into the cloud and keeps cloud data confidential, has announced […]

Gartner: Best practices for Amazon AWS securit

Network World

Amazon’s cloud service still needs security improvements says Gartner analyst. By Ellen Messmer The Amazon AWS cloud service is fine for enterprise workloads and applying security controls such as encryption and firewalls is possible, though more security vendors need to step up to support Amazon’s EC2 service, according to the Gartner analysis presented today. In his […]