October 17th, 2018

Holiday Hiring: Amazon Paying $15 an Hour or More for 100,000 Seasonal Jobs

Within 48 hours of the $15 minimum wage announcement, more than 70,000 applications were completed for Amazon’s numerous customer fulfillment roles Amazon offers full-time, part-time, and seasonal roles across hundreds of locations, including a variety of shift patterns and [...]

This Company Helps 100 Million People Look Good and Do Good — in the Cloud

Renata Federizzi, a manager in a large corporation with a hectic schedule, realized with a sinking heart that it was her father-in-law’s birthday, and she had no gift to take to the family dinner that evening. [...]

How Norway’s Fatland beat back ransomware thanks to a rapid backup and recovery data protection stack

The next BriefingsDirect strategic storage and business continuity case study discussion explores how Norway’s venerable meat processing business, Fatland, relied on rapid backup and recovery solutions to successfully defended against a nasty ransomware attack. The comprehensive backup and recovery stack allowed Fatland’s production [...]

Hackers accused of ties to Russia hit three East European companies: cybersecurity firm

BRATISLAVA (Reuters) – Hackers have infected three energy and transport companies in Ukraine and Poland with sophisticated new malware and may be planning destructive cyber attacks, a software security firm said on Wednesday. A report by [...]