How the rise of deepfakes is changing the cybersecurity landscape

April 23, 2024By Brett RoweCloud Computing, Cyber Security, Data security, Deep Fakes, Technology

Deepfakes have been around for almost a decade, but only started to gain traction in 2017. They are artificial media that use known, valid data and a form of Artificial Intelligence (AI deep learning) to manipulate videos, images or audio, making it difficult to distinguish between real and fabricated content. Deepfakes are categorised as social engineering attacks that can be used to breach an organisation’s network and compromise internal data.

Choosing your cloud service – the inside track

February 22, 2024By Brett RoweCloud Computing, Cyber Security, Data security, LaaS, PaaS, SaaS, Technology

Managed application hosting is beneficial for organisations that want to offload the operational aspects of hosting, allowing them to concentrate on developing and improving their applications. It can reduce the burden of infrastructure management, enhance scalability and provide a more reliable and secure environment for running applications.

The Metaverse: Will My Business Need It?

November 25, 2021By Andrew RadfordCloud Computing, Technology

The metaverse is an online digital social space where individuals and businesses can work, socialise, play, and collaborate across a multitude of devices. Users can enter virtual environments made up of interconnected themed worlds, which often include apps and games.  Although a digital avatar and a smartphone are all that is needed to navigate metaverse … Read More

Edge Computing Vs Cloud Computing

January 30, 2021By Andrew RadfordCloud Computing, Edge Computing

The rise of the two most popular computing models has created somewhat of an edge computing vs cloud computing debate. Although each model has its clear advantages, neither seems to be the ultimate magic-bullet for any situation. On initial inspection, the centralised design of cloud computing is the clear leader. The sticking-point of such an off-net solution … Read More

Choosing The Right Cloud Platform For Remote Working

May 15, 2020By Andrew RadfordCloud Computing, Technology

The recent pandemic of COVID19 has raised several business challenges surrounding remote workers accessing secure cloud computing services. Working from home has swiftly become the ‘new normal’, and many industry experts will be unlikely to change. Choosing the right cloud platform is vital to ensure seamless integration with remote working technologies and your overall network … Read More