Larry Loeb

Sony DRM Woes Continue

While I have had my fill of Sony DRM and all the screaming that has gone on around it (though it still gives me a chuckle when I see...

Unpatched IE Flaw Is Worse Than Expected

Last week was shortened by the Thanksgiving holiday, and it seemed the malware guys took it off as well. There was not much going on of recent origin, and...

Mac Users Miss All the Security Fun

Its that time of year when the smell of cooking turkey and mince pie is once again wafting through the house as the family gathers round the hearth. This...

Sonys Uninstaller Is Worse than Its DRM

In response to the firestorm over its DRM on CDs, Sony made available last week a Web-based "uninstaller" to remove it. It appears this cure is worse than the...

Sonys DRM: It Just Keeps Getting Worse

When I wrote last week about Sony DRM mess, I opined that it would serve MBAs of the future as a textbook example of how not to do things. It...

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Dell Unveils, Explains APEX ‘Portfolio-as-a-Service’

In one of its busiest news-making days in the last few years, Dell EMC on May 5 at its  virtualized Dell Technologies World unveiled...

Dell-VMware Split a Hot Topic for IT Watchers

An old Bob Dylan song titled “The Times They are A-Changin' ” reminds me of what’s going on in tech today. The reality is...

Why It’s Critical to Manage Privileges and Access Across Your Multi-Cloud Environments

Conventional approaches to privileged access and identity management are ineffective in today’s cloud-oriented DevSecOps environments. The concept of least privilege access still remains foundational...

Five Hidden Costs in Code Migration: How to Avoid Surprise Expenses

Migration to the cloud is in full flight. The most complex challenge involved in completing these migrations is not moving the data but migrating...

IBM Moves into the Container-Native Storage Lane

Data storage stands at an odd crossroads today. From a technological perspective, storage vendors continue to deliver the goods in terms of solutions becoming...