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As Big Data Gets Bigger, Personal Privacy Becomes a Global Concern

Welcome to the Monday edition of the IP news roundup. Today’s headlines focus on big data and cloud: In the era of big data, can digital privacy and business growth coexist? An article on Network World compared European vs. American attitudes towards using personal data to achieve business...
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Big Data Is Expected to Drive $34 Billion in Global IT Spending by Next Year

Welcome to the Monday edition of the IP news roundup, where you will find the latest headlines in big data, BYOD, cloud and network security: Big data will drive $28 billion of worldwide IT spending in 2012. A new report by Gartner predicts that this number will increase to $34 billion next...
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Disaster Recovery in the Cloud is Hot, but You May Get Burned

Welcome to the Monday edition of the IP news roundup. Here’s what’s happening in the worlds of disaster recovery, SIP trunking, big data, network security and cloud: During the past 12-18 months, the disaster recovery as a service (DRaaS) market has grown to a $425 million-$450 million...
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The CSIS Warns of Cyber Attacks on Canadian Businesses

Here’s the latest news from the IP universe: The CBC reported that Canadian businesses may be the targets of attacks by Chinese cyberspies. According to the CBC’s website, “Sources have told CBC News that the Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS) is alerting some of the...
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