Category Archives: Big Data

How To Overcome Data Insecurity In The Cloud

How To Overcome Data Insecurity In The Cloud

Data Insecurity In The Cloud Today’s escalating attacks, vulnerabilities, breaches, and losses have cut deeply across organizations and captured the attention of, regulators, investors and most importantly customers. In many cases such incidents have completely eroded customer trust in a company, its services and its employees. The challenge of ensuring data security is far more…

The Internet of Things – Redefining The Digital World As We Know It

The Internet of Things – Redefining The Digital World As We Know It

Redefining The Digital World According to Internet World Stats (June 30th, 2015), no fewer than 3.2 billion people across the world now use the internet in one way or another. This means an incredible amount of data sharing through the utilization of API’s, Cloud platforms and inevitably the world of connected Things. The Internet of Things is a…

Rackspace Carina – A Free Container Technology Service

Rackspace Carina – A Free Container Technology Service

Open Source Docker, Containers & Rackspace’s Free Service Containers Containers, sometimes known as virtualization engines (VE), operating-system-level virtualization, software containers, virtual private servers (VPS), or jails, can look and feel like a real server, but are server-virtualization methods in which the kernel of an OS allows for multiple isolated user-space instances. Commonly used in virtual…

How The Cloud Is Turning Retail Health Providers Into Power Players

How The Cloud Is Turning Retail Health Providers Into Power Players

Telemedicine and Healthcare Cloud Trends “With the role of retail clinics expanding, the healthcare industry is entering into a dynamic period of change” – Rand Corporation Retail health is changing the face of healthcare delivery by moving care outside the four walls of the hospital and offering care in drug store chains, grocery stores, and superstores.…

The Rise Of Predictive Marketing

The Rise Of Predictive Marketing

Predictive Marketing With over $100 million in venture capital invested in predictive marketing companies, predictive analytics, Big Data, and all that attends are of key consideration to marketers.  A Forbes Insights’ study, co-authored by Lattice Engines – The Predictive Journey: 2015 Survey on Predictive Marketing Strategies, based on a survey of 308 North American executives representing…

IBM Insight 2015: Large Focus On Big Data

IBM Insight 2015: Large Focus On Big Data

IBM Insight 2015 Event IBM Insight 2015, taking place in Las Vegas between the 25th and 29th of October, focuses on big data, analytics, and the inevitable insights. Stating it would be focusing on a world changing matter, it’s apparent Big Data analytics is IBM’s target, with Watson, IBM’s cognitive technology, turning into a powerful…