Boundary, an Amazon Web Services and Google cloud partner, has hired CA Technologies Veteran Mark Rivington, Talkin' Cloud has learned. The move could further boost Boundary's IT management as a service efforts.
Forrester Research says some CIOs are worried about NSA spying and cloud computing security. But on-premises systems are at risk, too. Plus, wouldn't a CIO rather blame a CSP (rather than internal IT) for a security lapse?
The Google Apps channel partner program has a new, more flexible payment plan for cloud brokerages and resellers. It's one small step in Google's larger, global initiative to compete with Microsoft Office 365, and also transition Exchange Server customers to the cloud.
According to Google Spokeswoman the updated plan coveers the following: