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Posts from Date:   2011-10

Scooters & flashlights means your data is secure with us

by Jay Heiser  |  October 10, 2011

I ask you to take a silent moment to try to visualize the sort of infosec security failure that would be solved with scooters.

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You’ll guarantee that cloud, won’t you?

by Jay Heiser  |  October 5, 2011

The truth of the matter is that the provider actually has no idea of the likelihood of a loss event within their own offering. If a failure occurred, it could impact all of their customers simultaneously. No cloud service provider has enough cash on hand to cover that portfolio risk, and they can’t find any insurer willing to underwrite it.

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