The introduction of Bitcoin in 2008 by Satoshi Nakamoto marked the beginning of a trend in decentralization. Today many financial applications embrace bitcoin, and many see the cryptocurrency as an investment. To others, it is a platform to make payments and transfer money from one place to another securely, with low charges, and without regulation or an … Continue reading WHAT ONLINE MARKETPLACES CAN CRYPTO IMPROVE?

What Is Cloud Computing? | The Basics of Digital Outsourcing

Cloud computing: the synergistic boardroom buzzword that you still pretend to know about. Luckily, it’s a pretty simple idea, technically demanding, but simple none-the-less. On paper, cloud computing is just another way for humans to share resources and increase production. When you use cloud computing you are essentially outsourcing a computer-related task the same way … Continue reading What Is Cloud Computing? | The Basics of Digital Outsourcing

Physical Assets on Blockchain: A reason to worry ?

Physical assets on the blockchain could simplify a lot of the issues of supply chain, logistics, and contract management. However, the technology has drawbacks that could prove to be challenging to usability. Before such a system can work, we need reliable ways for transactions to verify identity, avoid mistakes, and adjudicate disputes..

An Introduction to Decentralized Cloud Storage

Revising the previous content, I would like to clear off the confusion and concepts about Centralized and Decentralized cloud storage methods. Centralized Cloud Storage is the storage which has a central access to co-ordinate the transactions. As it is self-explanatory now, Decentralized Storage is the exact opposite of Centralized Storage. It is hosted and coordinated by public itself. In simple words, Decentralized Cloud Storage is a peer-to-peer (P2P) network.

Distributed Denial of Service Attack on Cloud Computing

In the previous post, we discussed major attacks on cloud computing with countermeasures, in this post, we are going to discuss one of the most important attacks on cloud computing i.e. DDoS attack and its prevention and detection techniques. As distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks form one of the biggest threats encountered by Internet users and cloud … Continue reading Distributed Denial of Service Attack on Cloud Computing

Data as a Service(DaaS) 

After going through the other services provided by the cloud, let's take a look at Data as a Service(DaaS). Data as a Service(DaaS) is a data arrangement and distribution model in which data records such as text, images, sounds, and videos are made accessible to customers over a network, typically the Internet. It is a response to the … Continue reading Data as a Service(DaaS) 

Need to know about Security as a Service

Cloud computing is one of the most important newer developments in the information systems. The widespread popularity of cloud computing has given rise to a new generation of security platforms and providers known as Security-as-a-service, or SECaaS. Security as a Service(SECaaS) is a business model in which large service providers integrate their security services into a corporate infrastructure … Continue reading Need to know about Security as a Service