Category Archives: security

Software-as-a-service has built-in security advantages – Google Apps for business

Technology – Google Apps data is fractured and obfuscated across multiple servers and disks, making it human-unreadable. Data is replicated in multiple data centers for redundancy and consistent availability. To reduce exploit risks, each Google server is custom-built with only the necessary software components, and the homogeneous server architecture enables rapid updates and configuration changes across the entire network when necessary.

via Software-as-a-service has built-in security advantages – Google Apps for business.

Another reason SMBs need to use the cloud

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Broad New Hacking Attack Detected – WSJ.com

Obviously Google and the other big cloud players aren’t immune from this, but storing your data out in the cloud has to be safer than trying to protect your local servers, especially for the small company or home user.

From WSJ.com.