Microsoft announced that it's the first major cloud provider to achieve compliance with a stringent international standard meant to prove strict practices by cloud vendors in protecting the privacy of customer data. Compliance with ISO 27018 for Azure, Office 365 and Dynamics CRM Online give Microsoft cloud partners a big differentiator for enterprise and compliance-focused customers.
Microsoft announced that it's the first major cloud provider to achieve compliance with a stringent international standard meant to prove strict practices by cloud vendors in protecting the privacy of customer data. Compliance with ISO 27018 for Azure, Office 365 and Dynamics CRM Online give Microsoft cloud partners a big differentiator for enterprise and compliance-focused customers....More
My Digital Shield is offering new sales tools to its channel partners. The Wilmington, Delaware-based SECaaS provider this week updated its channel partner program to help MSPs, solution providers and VARs boost their recurring revenues....More
A new report shows growing adoption of security features like encryption-at-rest and multi-factor authentication within cloud services, but the number of business-ready services are still small. This puts honus on partners to fill in the gap....More
HP has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Voltage Security, a Cupertino, California-based company that provides data-centric security solutions. The financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. Here's everything you need to know....More
Proofpoint has updated Threat Response, its threat management platform. Users can now integrate alerts across security solutions from Proofpoint, FireEye, Palo Alto Networks, Splunk and other vendorS....More
What are some of the biggest cloud security issues that could affect your business this year? Here's a closer look at 10 of the worst cloud security threats of 2015 and how you can mitigate these issues.
Centrify this week unveiled a channel program for MSPs to augment its Centrify Channel Partner Network. The identity management services provider said this program is designed to bring secure access, authentication and authorization to customers who rely on MSPs' cloud assets....More
A new report revealed that IT security software is being "left on the shelf" in some organizations. The study also noted that organizations with 1,000 Internet users or fewer spent more than twice as much on IT security ($157 per user) than organizations with more than 1,000 Internet users ($73 per user)....More
Talkin' Cloud sat down with Rob Moyer, vice president of Cloud Services at Synnex (SNX), for a FastChat video to discuss how channel partners can leverage CLOUDSolv, the technology distributor's tool for selling cloud solutions.