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The rise of enterprise mobility and how to mitigate the mobility risks

Posted on 13 Nov, 2014 by in Huddle CEO viewpoint | Leave a comment

The rise of mobile devices in the enterprise has transformed the way that people work, giving them instant access to information from any location, via any device, at any time of day. Recently released statistics in Dell’s 2014 International Tablet Survey of IT Decision Makers (ITDM) reveal that tablets are not only liked by employees… Read more

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Tech News Bites – our round-up of this week’s stories (7 November 2015)

Posted on 07 Nov, 2014 by in Huddle CEO viewpoint | Leave a comment

In this week’s tech news, one of the key talking points of the week was the Microsoft / Dropbox partnership, which brings standalone file, sync and share services one step closer to dying. As Stuart Cochran, Huddle’s CTO, pointed out in his earlier blog, combining editing with sync capabilities does not create a collaboration tool.… Read more

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Risky business: Employees are playing a dangerous game with company files

Posted on 03 Nov, 2014 by in Huddle CEO viewpoint | Leave a comment

It seems that 2014 has been a year of high profile data leaks as iCloud, Snapchat and Dropbox have all made the headlines. One of the problems businesses face is the fact that many employees are now using consumer file sharing tools to store enterprise content under the IT department’s radar. Without the correct security… Read more

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Tech News Bites – our round-up on some of this week’s stories

Posted on 31 Oct, 2014 by in Huddle CEO viewpoint | Leave a comment

Welcome to the first of our “Tech News Bites”, bringing you some of this week’s news and some of our views from Huddle HQ. Three stories in particular caught my eye this week, highlighting the security risks organizations face from consumer file sharing tools, the rise of digital innovation in local councils across the UK… Read more

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Centrica bursting with collaborative Huddle energy

Posted on 23 Aug, 2013 by in Collaboration & productivity, Customer stories | Leave a comment

When you want to find out the remarkable power of Huddle, who better to talk to than a power company? This is a terrific customer success story about how one of Europe’s leading energy companies is using Huddle to help teams in such diverse places as the US, Glasgow, India and Germany collaborate. In the… Read more

Cloud Storage Wars

Cloud storage wars: the battle is already underway in your enterprise

Posted on 21 Mar, 2013 by in Collaboration & productivity, Huddle CEO viewpoint | Leave a comment

Enterprises across the globe are sitting on a time bomb. It has been ticking away for years, but over the next twelve months disaster will strike. Organizations that have turned a blind eye to employees using consumer file sharing tools for enterprise content will experience damaging and costly – in terms of both money and… Read more

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How to Get the Most from the Brand-Agency Relationship

Posted on 23 Nov, 2012 by in Collaboration & productivity | Leave a comment

As marketing becomes more complex and brands outsource an increasing amount of campaign work to agencies, it’s vital that processes are managed correctly. By doing so approval deadlines will be met, final versions can be identified and content is correctly managed and reviewed. To ensure that they are organized and focused on their goals, marketers… Read more

Consumerization of IT

The hidden dangers that come with the consumerization of IT

Posted on 16 Nov, 2012 by in Huddle news | 2 comments

The consumerization of IT has been an emerging trend in the business world over the last two years. Whether it is Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policies that allow workers to connect their personal smartphones, tablets and other devices to enterprise IT systems, or staff using consumer file-sharing tools like Dropbox in the workplace, one… Read more

Secure cloud computing

Secure cloud computing: Secure enough for government & enterprises

Posted on 13 Nov, 2012 by in Huddle news | 1 comment

Many organizations have embraced cloud computing and accepted that, although their data is no longer on-premise, it is being securely stored. Find out more.

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Huddle’s Guide to Sensibly Securing the Cloud — Part 4: User and Application Security

Posted on 30 May, 2012 by in Huddle news | Leave a comment

From coding and QA to usernames and passwords, James Matthews explores best practices for ensuring that your cloud application isn’t a single point of failure in the fourth post in his Sensibly Securing the Cloud series.

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Huddle’s Guide to Sensibly Securing the Cloud — Part 3: “The Network Effect on Cloud Security”

Posted on 16 May, 2012 by in Huddle news | Leave a comment

When discussing overall data security, the conversation typically shifts to network security because it is arguably the most vulnerable point of a system. Here James Matthews covers the tenets of network security.