Free Demo
Menu
Login
Free Demo
Mark Adams

Mark Adams

Mark is the CCO of Cloudmore, and has over 10 years experience in driving SaaS-based businesses.

Recent Posts by Mark Adams:

by Mark Adams, on January 15, 2015

Original article at: http://fedscoop.com/shadow-it-survey/ 72% of IT Pros have no idea about the usage of unauthorised IT A new survey from the Cloud Security Alliance found that IT practitioners are …

Read Story

by Mark Adams, on December 18, 2014

Original article at: http://hr.blr.com/HR-news/HR-Administration/Employee-Privacy/Creating-BYOD-policy-Provisions-employers-consider# Creating a BYOD policy Earlier this year, I wrote an article that discussed the “bring your own device” (BYOD) movement and outlined important issues you may …

Read Story
Topics:BYOD

by Mark Adams, on December 16, 2014

Cloudmore Helps Customers Embrace the Cloud Through Microsoft Cloud Solution Provider Program STOCKHOLM, Sweden — Friday 12th December 2014, Cloudmore, Leading Cloud Aggregator and Service Provider today announced its participation …

Read Story
Topics:Press 2014CSP

by Mark Adams, on December 15, 2014

Original article: http://midsizeinsider.com/en-us/article/it-departments-win-big-with-byod-cost-sa#.VI783orF99F IT Departments Win Big With BYOD Cost Savings When small and midsize businesses first began experimenting with bring-your-own-device (BYOD) programs, one of the commonly cited reasons for …

Read Story

by Mark Adams, on December 11, 2014

Original article at: http://www.techzone360.com/topics/techzone/articles/2014/12/08/394769-15-corporate-it-trends-2015.htm 15 Corporate IT Trends For 2015 To shepherd in the New Year I’ve created a list of 15 corporate IT trends for 2015. They’re in no …

Read Story

by Mark Adams, on December 10, 2014

Gartner: Mobile devices to become users' go-to platform Analyst predicts by 2018 50 percent of users will use tablets or smartphones before other devices Mobile devices will soon become the …

Read Story

by Mark Adams, on December 9, 2014

Original article at: http://www.cloudpro.co.uk/iaas/cloud-storage/4690/dropbox-declared-a-stealth-invasion-threat-to-the-enterprise Dropbox declared a “stealth invasion” Dropbox represents a “stealth invasion” threat to businesses, according to an IT director who picked Egnyte over the popular cloud storage …

Read Story

by Mark Adams, on December 4, 2014

Original article at: http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-30224853 How will the 5G network change the world? The global race is on to develop 5G, the fifth generation of mobile network. While 5G will follow …

Read Story

by Mark Adams, on December 2, 2014

Original article at: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/don-tapscott/do-companies-still-need-a-cio_b_6214482.html Do Companies Still Need a CIO? Introducing the IT Services Supermarket Some pundits argue that companies will soon be able to get rid of their CIOs …

Read Story

by Mark Adams, on December 1, 2014

Original article at: http://midsizeinsider.com/en-us/article/ibm-verse-email-sings-you#.VHwkkzGG_zF IBM Verse – Email That Sings With You It sure would be great to have email that sings with me as opposed to having an inbox …

Read Story

by Mark Adams, on November 28, 2014

Original article at: http://www.ashdowngroup.com/news/gartner-cost-and-innovation-are-key-reasons-for-saas-adoption-news-801762744 Cost and innovation are key reasons for SaaS adoption Global buyers of cloud applications have referred to cost, innovation and agility as key reasons for adoption, …

Read Story

by Mark Adams, on November 14, 2014

Original article at http://www.zdnet.com/actually-its-ceos-buying-cloud-now-7000035616/ Actually, it's CEOs buying cloud now Never mind all that guerrilla cloud purchasing in the marketing department and shadow IT cloud storage coming from all the …

Read Story

by Mark Adams, on November 11, 2014

Original article at http://www.cloudcomputing-news.net/news/2014/nov/10/ready-or-not-the-mobile-cloud-era-awaits-you/ by David H Deans Ready or not, the mobile cloud era awaits you We’re nearing the end of 2014 and most smart CEOs already know their …

Read Story

by Mark Adams, on November 5, 2014

Original article at http://cloudtweaks.com/2014/11/organization-really-prepared-move-cloud/ Is Your Organization Really Prepared? Cloud computing is playing a transformational role in how businesses function. It’s a disruptive technology that is influencing the growth trajectories …

Read Story

by Mark Adams, on October 31, 2014

The top ten worst unapproved apps Over the last two days we’ve looked at whether or not Shadow IT is a opportunity or a threat, and the security risks that …

Read Story

by Mark Adams, on October 30, 2014

Original article at http://www.cloudpro.co.uk/cloud-essentials/4582/seven-in-ten-firms-now-use-cloud-for-mission-critical-apps Seven in ten firms now use cloud for mission critical apps Cloud now part of the mainstream for enterprises Over 70 per cent of organisations are …

Read Story

by Mark Adams, on October 29, 2014

Original article at http://cloudtweaks.com/2014/10/shadow-it-threat-opportunity/ 85% of IT decision makers consider shadow IT to be a risk to their organisations Shadow IT – sometimes referred to as Stealth IT – describes …

Read Story

by Mark Adams, on October 29, 2014

Original article at http://yourbetterbusiness.co.uk/the-mobile-society-2025/ The Mobile Society 2025 Today we’re used to using our smartphones from the moment we wake to the moment we bed down for the night. Reaching …

Read Story

by Mark Adams, on October 27, 2014

Original article at http://www.cloudpro.co.uk/saas/asset-management/4571/cloud-brokers-what-are-the-benefits-of-using-them The true value of a Cloud Broker 451 Research's Dr Owen Rogers explains how brokers help firms get more from off-premise investments Cloud brokering is, in …

Read Story
Topics:Cloud Brokerage

by Mark Adams, on October 24, 2014

Original article at http://www.mcafee.com/uk/resources/reports/rp-six-trends-security.pdf The hidden truth behind Shadow IT Six trends impacting your security posture "Just a few years ago, the industry was all abuzz about employees who insisted …

Read Story
Topics:Shadow IT

by Mark Adams, on October 22, 2014

Original article at http://www.techradar.com/news/world-of-tech/management/how-to-integrate-byod-into-a-small-business-1261681 How to integrate BYOD into a small business BYOD offers substantial benefits, but also security worries The BYOD or Bring Your Own Device phenomenon has been …

Read Story
Topics:BYOD

by Mark Adams, on October 20, 2014

Original article at http://www.information-age.com/it-management/skills-training-and-leadership/123458570/5-ways-deal-shadow-it 5 ways to deal with shadow IT With every cloud there might be a silver lining, but as many CIOs are discovering, ICT in the cloud …

Read Story
Topics:Shadow IT

by Mark Adams, on October 16, 2014

Original article at http://www.sys-con.com/node/3210483 Automation will change the way virtual and cloud environments are managed ATLANTA, Oct. 14, 2014 -- IT executives are bullish on their ability to drive business …

Read Story
Topics:Cloud Computing

by Mark Adams, on October 7, 2014

Original article at http://www.business2community.com/mobile-apps/byod-cyod-cope-mean-01025828 BYOD, CYOD, COPE: What Does It All Mean? As people become more and more tied to their own smartphones, companies have to take their employees’ desires …

Read Story
Topics:BYOD

by Mark Adams, on October 3, 2014

Small Business – Big Technology Businesses who spend a greater proportion of their revenue on technology commonly grow faster. This sound logical, but making an investment in technology that delivers …

Read Story

by Mark Adams, on September 17, 2014

The workplace and IT procurement in 2020 "The majority of workplace services will simply be purchased off the shelf without any human interaction from the supplier’s sales or delivery team: …

Read Story
Topics:Cloud Computing

by Mark Adams, on September 15, 2014

Original article at http://thevarguy.com/network-security-and-data-protection-software-solutions/090814/it-consumerization-can-bring-profits-solutio 71% of Enterprises want a lightweight secure messaging system… Infinite Convergence released the results of its 2014 Enterprise Internal Messaging Trends study Sept. 3, which surveyed …

Read Story

by Mark Adams, on September 8, 2014

Original article at http://www.prnewswire.co.uk/news-releases/bpaas-market-cloud-bpm-and-csb-industry-2018-forecasts-273921271.html BPaaS Market, Cloud BPM and CSB Industry 2018 Forecasts DALLAS, September 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Business Process as a Service Market (BPaaS) and Cloud BPM …

Read Story

by Mark Adams, on September 4, 2014

Original article at http://www.channelweb.co.uk/crn-uk/news/2363208/google-kills-enterprise-product-as-google-for-work-is-born Google kills Enterprise product as ‘Google For Work’ is born Google has rebranded its Enterprise offering as Google For Work in a move it claims will …

Read Story

by Mark Adams, on September 4, 2014

Original article at http://insights.wired.com/profiles/blogs/don-t-get-bullied-by-it#axzz3CKNHH8D4 Don’t Get Bullied by IT In a modern world of self-service technology, enterprises have been introduced to a new technology — shadow IT. Shadow IT, also …

Read Story