Do you live in a data privacy hot zone?

When it comes to privacy, it all depends on where you live.  Or, at least, where your data lives…do you know? Forrester Research put together a pretty cool Data Privacy Heat Map of the world comparing country by country, what data privacy restrictions exist, and which ones don’t. ...

The gravitational pull of peace of mind

The benefits of cloud based storage are evident. But, some argue the rewards still don’t outweigh the risks when it comes to cloud based storage for business? Andy Moon blogged earlier this year about the rather slow adoption of cloud based storage across small, medium, and enterprise ...

Forrester: 2009 tech slump not as bad as 2001-2002

Given the “melt-down” economy so many are experiencing these days, it’s encouraging to hear that tech is down but not out.  Forrester Research predicts that 2009 global tech spending will be down 3% in 2009, then go positive after that. Global tech spending slumped more in ...