It can often take years for organizations to complete their digital transformation projects and move their business to the Cloud. However, this means that every company transitioning to the Cloud faces a period in which they must operate a hybrid environment that depends upon old and ageing on-premises infrastructure. This white paper looks at why businesses should use maintenance service providers to mitigate the costs of transitioning to the Cloud.
While the US Patriot Act may make many headlines for the legal authority it bestows on US agencies to access data held in foreign countries, Australian companies need to be aware of similar legislation in both the US and Australia, according to security industry experts. Forrester senior analyst, Michael Barnes, said Australian companies were right to be wary of placing their data in the cloud as it could be accessed by US authorities using the Patriot Act. Read more.