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GDPR for marketers  

Katie Armstrong is Head of Marketing at brightsolid. In this blog she shares her knowledge from a cyber security business breakfast she attended. I really disagree with the scaremongering tactics that surround the marketing of cyber security and data regulations like GDPR. I’m a firm believer that if you scare people, they stick their head in… read more

08th May 2017 Posted in cloud hosting
Shielded VMs

Thinking Slow about Shielded VMs

Our Head of Emerging Technologies, Kenny Lowe, attended Microsoft's Ignite Conference in Atlanta. … read more

28/11/16   in cloud hosting
Data Centre Security

Five Security Considerations when Choosing a Data …

For most companies, at the forefront of their mind when choosing a data centre facility is securit… read more

12/08/16   in cloud hosting

HTTP ‘pings of death’ advisories

On Friday we were made aware of a new security vulnerability – CVE-2015-1635, more commonly refe… read more

21/04/15   in cloud hosting

100Gb network connecting Aberdeen to the North Sea…

Aberdeen data centre to be connected to 100Gb network for next-gen connectivity project SSE Enter… read more

25/02/15   in cloud hosting
ghost vulnerability

Ghost Vulnerability Support

brightsolid would like to make all customers aware of a new vulnerability, GHOST, that was identif… read more

28/01/15   in cloud hosting