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Deleting Files in the Cloud

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The public perception is that, when something is deleted, it no longer exists. Often that’s not really the case; the data you serve up to the cloud can be stored out there indefinitely, no matter how hard to try to delete it. Rob Sheldon investigates, and finds the cloud a worryingly public place.

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2014-10-09

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The Community Cloud

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The ‘Community Cloud’ sounds, on first impression, like marketing-speak for some untried novelty, but in fact it is already around, and working well for governments and healthcare in particular. Bob Sheldon investigates, and is encouraged to find groups of organisations who have cooperated to create secure and resilient cloud-based services.

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2014-09-05

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Private Cloud, What Is It and Why Do You Need It?

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Even when organisations cannot make full use of public cloud for reasons of security or bandwidth limitations, many of the advantages of flexibility and rapid deployment can be made by providing a private cloud. Jaap Wesselius wonders if private clouds provide a new paradigm for enterprises.

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2014-03-26

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