What’s New with Azure Security 

Cybercrime is happening all around us. If you haven’t been affectedit’s not a question of “if” but “when. Organized crime syndicates or script kiddie hackers employ sophisticated tools to generate profit or cause reputational damage. Nationstate actors leverage hacking to further political or economic agendas. The threats we see today are not new, but the level of sophistication has reached new heights.  

“The World Economic Forum estimates the economic value destroyed by cybercrime attacks at $3 trillion.”

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Not Just a Cloud: Perspectives on a Multicloud Approach

Cloud keyboard - perspectives on a Multicloud Approach

The evolution of cloud computing

Cloud computing has come a long way.

The concept first took off as companies looked to capitalize on low-hanging fruit such as infrastructure renting or hosting mobile and web content. This strategy proved effective in lowering costs and improving scalability for seasonal changes in the business. Today, the cloud has become as essential as electricity for IT environments. Some of the most valuable companies are being built entirely on sophisticated cloud technologies like deep learning and blockchain.

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