Tag: Microsoft

How SmashFly Used CAST Highlight to Improve Their Microsoft Azure Deployments.
CAST Brings Cloud Migration Assessments to Microsoft Visual Studio
How to Side-Step Cloud Migration Hurdles with Pre-Migration Assessments.
Pre-Migration Assessment: It’s a Cloud Migration Pain Killer
In a hyper-competitive cloud environment, the difference between winners and losers can be getting a proper assessment.
Today’s #1 Pitfall in Cloud Migration? Not Getting a Cloud Migration Assessment

Marketers frequently discuss the benefits of market leadership – the ability to charge premium pricing, attract the best talent, retain customers – and the like. Today, there is a new metric: if you develop operating systems, applications and other kinds of software, if someone isn’t trying to hack your work, then you must not be a market leader.

The Dark Side of the Limelight

Look around you. Microsoft says that if you’re among a group of people working on a PC, at least one of you has a machine infected with malware.

Based on statistics gathered by its free scanning tool, Microsoft Safety Scanner, Microsoft reported last month that 5% of computers – one out of every 20 – are infected with malware. The average number of malware applications on each infected machine? Nearly 3.5. With this much malware out there, it’s little wonder we’re seeing such a high number of security breaches at major corporations.

Microsoft Mulls Malware

It’s Patch Tuesday again. The monthly rite of passage for Microsoft as it attempts to patch some of the holes in its software that it didn’t bother to fix before they put it in the box as well as those exposed after the software had been installed in millions of devices.

It’s Tuesday; Do You Know Where Your Patches Are?