Category Archives: Big Data

Cloud Pinup: BigBoards Showing Big Promise In Big Data Field

Cloud Pinup: BigBoards Showing Big Promise In Big Data Field

BigBoards Showing Big Promise Big data and the cloud both offer promising potential for companies big and small. In many ways big data and the cloud are all about empowerment, big data allows companies to glean more information, for example, and cloud technologies make online collaboration easy. Many of the best big data solutions, however,…

The Next Industrial Revolution

The Next Industrial Revolution

The Next Industrial Revolution Recently, World Economic Forum discussed the digital future with 800 ICT experts and executives, probing for predictions of trends to come, the timelines we can expect, and the potential impact on society. It’s likely that the internet of things, big data, and artificial intelligence will be driving much of the change,…

Beware The Random Element In Big Data

Beware The Random Element In Big Data

Big Data Analytics In 1983, author Isaac Asimov published a remarkable science fiction anthology called Foundation. Its central theme was the use of mathematical models to envision the progress of civilization and to establish appropriate benchmarks for its successful continuance over thousands of years. In essence, the book focused on big data as the driving…

Why Cloud Compliance Doesn’t Need To Be So Overly Complicated

Why Cloud Compliance Doesn’t Need To Be So Overly Complicated

Cloud Compliance  Regulatory compliance is an issue that has not only weighed heavily on the minds of executives, security and audit teams, but also today, even end users. Public cloud adds more complexity when varying degrees of infrastructure (depending on the cloud model) and data fall out of the hands of the company and into…

The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – Going Viral

The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – Going Viral

By David Fletcher Please feel free to share our comics via social media networks such as Twitter with a clear attribution (Twitter example: via @cloudtweaks) to the original comic source.  If you are a company brand looking to utilize our comics to generate leads to a specific landing page, newsletter, presentation or social media campaign, you can contact us…

Cloud Pinup: Sqrrl – Using Big Data To Take Big Security Risks

Cloud Pinup: Sqrrl – Using Big Data To Take Big Security Risks

Cloud Pinup: Sqrrl  How often do massive security hacks make front page news? It’s becoming such a common occurrence that many people barely bat an eyelid when a massive breach is announced, even though the risks for companies, consumers, governments is extremely high. Now, one innovative company “Sqrrl” is utilizing big data to build an…

Explosive Growth Of Data-Driven Marketing

Explosive Growth Of Data-Driven Marketing

Data-Driven Marketing There is an absolute endless amount of data that is being accumulated, dissected, analyzed with the important bits extracted and used for a number of purposes. With the amount of data in the world has already reached into multiple zettabytes annually. A Zettabyte is one million petabytes or one thousand exabytes. With data…

Growing Data Center Investment In Green Power And Innovative Cooling Technologies

Growing Data Center Investment In Green Power And Innovative Cooling Technologies

Growing Data Center Investment  Nordic Data Centers With Nordic countries having swiftly established themselves as ideal locations for Data Center investment, green power, and innovative cooling technologies, a network of new, efficient, and agile data centers have been constructed from Reykjavik to Helsinki, and the North Poe to Viborg. Considerable projects by major corporations such…