Why Reliable Cloud Performance Matters

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Why Reliable Cloud Performance Matters People are right to be wary of any vendor claiming to be the “top performing!” or “fastest!” cloud provider. Most folks know that ANYTHING can look spectacular – or unspectacular for that matter – if you stack the deck just right. But at the same time, cloud shoppers have a

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Which Big Data Start-ups Have Received The Most Funding?

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Which Big Data Start-ups Have Received The Most Funding? The big data industry has been growing at an incredible rate over the last few years. Several start-ups in the sector are now undertaking truly innovative projects that are changing everything from the way we travel to work to the way we negotiate air travel. Which

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Google Glass: Boon To Humanity Or Bane Of Modern Existence?

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Google Glass is, by far, one of the most anticipated tech devices in recent memory. The capability to view virtual content without having to look down at a screen is something that a wide range of mobile and cloud computing users find very attractive. Unfortunately, Google Glass is not always the subject of positive content

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Is Microsoft Gaining A Foothold In The Legal Industry?

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Is Microsoft Gaining A Foothold In The Legal Industry? The global legal services market, according to MarketLine had total revenues of $610.4bn in 2013, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3% between 2009 and 2013. Market volume increased with a CAGR of 2.7% between 2009 and 2013, to reach a total of 4,082.1

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The Basic Service And Deployment Models Of Cloud Computing

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The Basic Service And Deployment Models Of Cloud Computing Nowadays, access to reliable high-performance hardware and software resources without large capital outlays, easier access to applications and services, capability of handling large amounts of information have encouraged managers of  companies to migrate to cloud computing. Cloud computing is a service-oriented technology that use both hardware and

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Cloud Infographic: The Road To HIPAA Compliance

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Cloud Infographic: The Road To HIPAA Compliance HIPAA has been a very important topic of discussion here on CloudTweaks over the past several months. Top 5 HIPAA Security Risks As Providers Migrate to the Cloud and Moving HIPAA Compliant Healthcare Data into the Cloud are two articles with focus on healthcare data in the cloud.  Provided is an excellent

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Is Cloud Based Anti-Virus An Effective Means Of Security?

Is Cloud Based Anti-Virus an Effective Means of Security? Anti-virus systems are now a de facto part of modern computing. In a world where every webpage, email and downloaded file has the potential to contain malicious code or trojan horses there is a need to be more vigilant than ever about the security of your

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The Mechanics Behind A Successful Cloud Video Game

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The Mechanics Behind A Successful Cloud Video Game The evolution of gaming over the years is fairly pronounced. We can anticipate cloud gaming to grow exponentially with developers and designers having access to inexpensive cloud based resources such as storage, collaboration and development/design tools. This will certainly help drive competition in the world of gaming

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Leading National Research Institute Selects Carpathia For Federally Compliant Platform

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Secure data center and managed services allow support for prestigious Institute engaged in the fight against infectious diseases  Dulles, Va. – May 21, 2014 – Carpathia, a trusted cloud operator and leading provider of compliant cloud services and managed hosting, announced that the Duke Human Vaccine Institute (DHVI), a leader in the fight against major infectious diseases, has

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Things To Consider When Moving Your ERP To The Cloud

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Things To Consider When Moving Your ERP To The Cloud The transition to the cloud is a serious undertaking and one that requires a good deal of analysis and planning, not only on the part of IT managers, but actively by all members of the CxO suite. Acumatica, an industry leader in cloud-based Enterprise Resource

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Are Cloud Providers Facing A Backlash Over Continued NSA Revelations?

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Are Cloud Providers Facing a Backlash Over Continued NSA Revelations? Edward Snowden, the NSA, Heartbleed – it seems every technology story at the moment is in some way linked to these topics. Whether or not you believe that the NSA was directly involved in the Heartbleed security flaw, it is apparent that cloud customers around

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Exploiting Big Data For Creating New Products And Innovation

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Exploiting Big Data For Creating New Products And Innovation With the development of technology resources, organizations will increasingly depend on exploiting data for creating new products, services, innovation as well as changes in business processes. Big data is currently one of the most talked about issues in business and organizations. Big data is a collection

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Eyes In The Cloud: New Technology Brings Hope To Thousands

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Eyes In The Cloud: New Technology Brings Hope To Thousands A revolutionary new technology that could improve the vision of thousands of children around the world has been receiving increased coverage in recent weeks. We’ve already seen cloud computing can benefit the healthcare industry from a provider’s side, but the latest vision-screening technology is one

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