Cloud Computing Goes Mainstream Implications for the IT Security Workforce

Training Industry

As a former CIO, I have implemented and seen the significant benefits of cloud computing, both in the leverage of compute on demand via infrastructure as a service (IaaS) and platform as a service (PaaS) delivery models, and in the use of software as a service (SaaS) applications. Addressing this IT cloud security challenge is a two-fold challenge. Not so long ago, IT security staff worked to protect the organization’s IT perimeter.

Don't panic - security breaches

OpenSesame

Understanding where your department sits on the security spectrum. Do you know what questions to ask to protect yourself or when investing in security software? Is there a plan in place if a breach occurs, despite rigorous security measures?

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How to Keep Your Cloud-Based LMS Software Protected

Your Training Edge

For any organization that relies on cloud-based LMS software for continual learning and development (L&D), cybersecurity should be a top concern. So, whether you’re training people internally or externally, LMS security is paramount. Mobile Security.

How Is Digital Transformation Shaping Customer Experience?

Talented Learning

In January, the streaming video service provider announced that it was discontinuing the popular sitcom Friends. This may seem like a minor incident to people who don’t yet subscribe to streaming media services.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

services, meanwhile, allow content to be translated. handle any secure external API calls, which means. can be configured to use any third-party service you. solely on a computer is nearer 10 percent7. phones, tablets and computers as a matter of.

LMS Innovation: Where’s the Value?

Talented Learning

3) You speak often about the “true cloud” LMS. “ Cloud ” means different things to different people. This contrasts with what many vendors call a cloud LMS. This is very different from a “true cloud” multi-tenant system.

The role of L&D in developing a culture of security at work

Matrix

It seems strange, then, that security is often something of an afterthought for many companies. Trainers have a significant role to play in influencing companies and staff, developing a culture that embraces cybersecurity, rather than just paying lip service to it.

Top 11 Disruptive E-Learning Technologies For 2013

Learnnovators

In this new multi-device-learning world that we live in, our learners spend most of their time in front of multiple screens – a computer, laptop, smart phone, tablet, etc. Wearable Computing technology is finally leading to the possibilities of Wearable Learning. CLOUD COMPUTING.

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E-Learning Provocateur

A little while ago, I attended an executive briefing about cloud computing , hosted by SMS Management & Technology and presented by Paul Slakey , Director of Americas & Asia Pacific at Google , and Peter Coffee , Director of Platform Research at Salesforce.com.

A summer chat about the Cloud

TalentLMS

With Cloud computing gaining a major foothold in the enterprise, millions of corporate employees are seeing the legacy intranet apps they’ve used for decades getting replaced with shiny new SaaS applications. John: They claimed it wouldn’t be as secure.

Reach for the clouds

E-Learning Provocateur

Earlier this week, Michael Bromley , Head of Online Services at Telstra Business , visited my workplace to provide me and my colleagues with an overview of cloud computing. What is cloud computing? Private clouds.

Solidifying the TIQ Technology Stack

Trajectory IQ

Core platform services help Trajectory IQ get to the next level When we started Trajectory IQ nearly five years ago, we were on a mission to make learning at work fun. Hosting Trajectory IQ runs on the largest, most reliable on-demand computing platform on the planet, Amazon Web Services.

Solidifying the TIQ Technology Stack

Trajectory IQ

Core platform services help Trajectory IQ get to the next level When we started Trajectory IQ nearly five years ago, we were on a mission to make learning at work fun. Hosting Trajectory IQ runs on the largest, most reliable on-demand computing platform on the planet, Amazon Web Services.

Cloud service and deployment models

Janet Clarey

One of my 15 fans asks, “Janet what the heck is cloud computing, when should I consider a cloud service model and when should I not?&# And, to which I responded…let’s try to break that down a bit… First, let me point to some existing definitions cloud computing. Clouds, if nothing else, are ‘fuzzy.’ ’ Cloud Service Models. Another service model is Cloud Platform as a Service&# (PaaS).

SAAS (Hosted) LMS and Vendor Questions

eLearning 24-7

Plus, what does being in the cloud actually mean? SAAS: Software as a Service. Hosting does offer very tight and safe security, and access is via the internet, even if you go through your VPN (Virtual Private Network). With the exception of my first LMS, which I built in 2000; I have always used hosted LMS/LCMS without security/privacy incidents. Cloud Computing – Or “Being in the Cloud&#. Is Google docs cloud computing?

5 Tips to Design a Tech Workplace

Your Training Edge

It is important that when companies buy office design services for commercial office refurbishment , they ensure to optimize technology, keeping the needs of the people who will use it in mind. Workplace Security.

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On my cloud, baby

Janet Clarey

A cloud is normally visible right? It seems then that the “cloud” metaphor of “cloud computing” is flawed although I understand that it is based on the typical computer network diagram. As I understand the term, cloud computing is used to describe the use of a scalable platform, like external web-based Google Apps, for computing services vs. installation and management of software and hardware.

eCoach Shortlisted in Global 2018-19 Cloud Awards

eCoach

eCoach has been declared a finalist in the 2018-2019 Cloud Awards Program in the category Best Cloud HR, Payroll or ERP Solution. The cloud computing awards program celebrates success and innovation in the cloud computing industry. News award cloud SaaS

Online Training in the Cloud

Aktiv Mind

Online Training in the Cloud. Cloud computing refers to a variety of Internet-based computing services. The difference between cloud-based and traditional software is that when you access the cloud, your desktop, laptop, or mobile device isn’t the thing doing the actual computing. The computing happens in a large datacenter outside your organization, and you simply see the results of it on your own screen.

This Week in mLearning Podcast – Video in #mLearning [Episode 4]

mLearning Revolution

Successful launch, new features, the importance of these features as well as cloud computing for mLearning, and some drawbacks. b- Google Drive: online cloud storage and file sync service to be used across different devices.

Cybersecurity Training Often a Tangled Web

CLO Magazine

notified 70 million customers that hackers had stolen their personal data from their computer systems. And just this week, a massive ransomware attack hit computer systems across Europe and the United States, the second such attack in two months. The State of Security Training.

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10 Emerging technologies in E-learning

Adobe Captivate

According to Wikipedia , augmented reality defined as “an interactive experience of a real-world environment whereby the objects that reside in the real-world are “augmented” by computer-generated perceptual information, sometimes across multiple sensory modalities.”. 7.Cloud computing.

When Does Your Training Need To Go On A Private Cloud?

eFront

Of course, there still are (and always will be) some PCs somewhere doing all the serving and number crunching, but they are not in the corporate data center anymore, they are in the Cloud. The Cloud, explained. The downsides of Cloud computing are similar to outsourcing too.

Why GDPR Compliance in the Cloud Matters

Cloudshare

This includes ensuring the security of personal data from a variety of sources, such as employees, customers and partners – focusing on everything from email addresses to medical information to usernames and IP addresses. GDPR and the Cloud.

8 Advantages of Using a Cloud-based Platform for Sales Training

Kitaboo

Cloud computing became popular among businesses for its ease of data management and data security. The term cloud in this context basically means one centralized location where all your data is stored. When it comes to delivering training solutions, leveraging a cloud-based platform for training content delivery is an effective alternative to certain eLearning modules which have to be copied or downloaded.

Your LMS: Why SaaS and How SaaS

TalentLMS

Cloud computing is now as common as the broadband internet connection. With the proliferation of mobile data, cloud computing has become more distinct in its capabilities and convenience. From storage solutions to software sharing, cloud computing has enabled the information consumer and producer to exercise creativity without any platform and geographic location limitations. Why are so many companies offering LMS services as SaaS?

Top 10 Cloud myths busted, part 1

TalentLMS

Here at Epignosis, the company behind TalentLMS , we view the Cloud as one of the pillars of modern computing in general and educational technology in particular, both now and for the foreseeable future. Truth is, the cloud might not be right for all of your IT infrastructure needs.

Moving Microlearning to the Cloud

Ed App

A cloud-based system organizes learners to work as a team and customizes microlearning content to meet the personal demands in real-time. The need for cloud-based service has arisen owing to the rapid development and distribution of learning resources. This is where cloud computing helps. Cloud computing as a solution manages, stores, and delivers different types of content – videos, texts, images, links, Web pages very effectively.

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What is SaaS LMS? Everything You Need to Know

ProProfs

Cloud-based LMS platforms are leading the way in providing solutions to today’s fast-paced learning & development (L&D) environment. SaaS LMS is a type of learning management system that is based on software as a service (SaaS).

4 Ways Workplace Technology Changed in 2017

Vitalyst

Increased cloud adoption, intensified collaboration, escalated interconnectivity, and an overhauled approach to corporate learning—2017 has been marked by rapid, relentless change. Increased cloud adoption.

4 Ways Workplace Technology Changed in 2017

Vitalyst

Increased cloud adoption, intensified collaboration, escalated interconnectivity, and an overhauled approach to corporate learning—2017 has been marked by rapid, relentless change. Increased cloud adoption.

Climbing the Cloud. Essentials to Certification

Training Industry

During one of Microsoft’s recent tech events, a slide was shown that prompted cloud computing as the “5th generation of Computing”. Some of you readers may have been around long enough for all five, but for those not quite as aged, the five are listed as: First Generation – Mainframe 2nd Generation – Client/Server 3rd Generation – Web 4th Generation – SOA 5th Generation – Cloud With each new generation comes an entire new skillset that we, the IT learners, need to master.

The Benefits of Using a Cloud-based LMS for Corporate Training

TalentLMS

The benefits of using a cloud-based learning management system have been proven time and again. But while joining forces with the cloud might be the future, what’s less clear is why businesses should put their trust in a cloud-based LMS for training.

The Advantages and Disadvantages of Cloud-Based Technology for E-Learning

Training Industry

Having your head in the clouds now holds a whole new meaning with the development of cloud-based technology. For that reason, cloud computing is a rapid growth area of the IT sector, with Web 3.0 supporting a new wave of applications able to run on a variety of hardware devices, while data storage remains inside the cloud. So is cloud-based technology a positive or negative for the e-learning industry?

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10 Sales Engineering Experts You Should Be Following on Twitter

Cloudshare

As a sales engineer at Citrix, a communications service provider, Chris Edwards loves AI, robots, and the Internet of Things industry. The software company he works for focuses on cloud computing, server technology, and networking products.

Top 10 Cloud myths busted, pt. 2

TalentLMS

In the first part of this series of posts our myth-busting team took down 5 common Cloud computing myths. Now we’re back to dispel some more Cloud-related misconceptions and FUD (Fear, Uncertainty, Doubt). But this does not mean that the Cloud is not for big organizations.

12 BRILLIANT LMS INTEGRATIONS FOR A ROCKING ELEARNING EXPERIENCE

Paradiso

It is considered to be the Number 1 CRM in the market and is one of the USA’s most successful cloud companies. . E-learning endeavors can be made effortless, offering excellent user experiences and secure platforms for course purchases.