Latest interview publications

Emerging technologies and the future of business

Chris Kelly, executive director for strategy and business development in commercial sales and enterprise solutions at Dell APJ, discusses cloud and emerging technologies, such as IoT, as strategic developments necessary to fully realise digital transformation in the enterprise space…  What does it mean to have agility with cloud computing and how can it be an… Read More

Making data protection ‘business consumable’

The Stack interviews Evelyn De Souza, Compliance and Data Privacy Leader, and Chair at the Cloud Security Alliance Data Governance Workgroup at Cisco Systems. She discusses the importance of industry support in creating effective cloud security policy… “We tend to see an overreliance on technology controls and often not enough focus on mapping policy to… Read More

Humans as cloud security’s weakest link

Reza Alavi, researcher at The British Computer Society, discusses the security challenges faced by companies operating in cloud environments and why mitigating human vulnerabilities should be considered as a key focus… What makes hybrid cloud distinctive to other cloud deployments in terms of security? Companies are striving to move rapidly into new markets and launch… Read More

Cloud compulsion: the IT drivers for change

Over the past five years, more and more businesses have been moving at least some elements of IT functionality to the cloud. Typically, it is the IT director who’s responsible for making the decision to use cloud-based solutions, as well as then implementing the change. So why are so many IT professionals choosing this approach,… Read More

Keeping up with Data Centre Interconnect

Stu Elby, senior vice president of cloud network strategy and technology at Infinera, discusses the growing demand for inter-data centre traffic and the efficient solutions which should respond to this challenge. Cloud growth and the early adoption cycle Cloud-based services have emerged as a critical part of communications. From a consumer perspective, there is a… Read More