Category Archives: Cloud Computing

Which Cloud Companies Are Performing Best On The Stock Market?

Which Cloud Companies Are Performing Best On The Stock Market?

Which Cloud Companies are Performing Best on the Stock Market? Cloud computing is no longer the sole domain of IT professionals and home users. It is increasingly gaining the interest of traders and investors who see the massive long term growth potential in the market. A major milestone was hit in July 2013 when the…

Cloud Computing Adoption And Usage In Education

Cloud Computing Adoption And Usage In Education

Cloud computing is an emerging new computing paradigm which can provide computational resources for teaching and learning both cost-effectively and with the flexibility that education requires. Cloud computing provides virtualized resources (such as networks, servers, applications, data storage, and services) as a service over the Internet. Students, teachers and administrative staff can have on-demand access to these resources. Cloud…

Pinup: Skyhigh – Finding And Managing Your Employees’ Cloud Services

Pinup: Skyhigh – Finding And Managing Your Employees’ Cloud Services

Pinup: Skyhigh – Finding And Managing Your Employees’ Cloud Services It would be difficult to argue with the contention that cloud services have truly revolutionized the way we do business and handle information. The capability to access, change and share information, regardless of where you may be, is one of the best ways to grow…

Cloud Computing At Its Best: Multi-Tenant Database Architecture

Cloud Computing At Its Best: Multi-Tenant Database Architecture

Cloud Computing At Its Best: Multi-Tenant Database Architecture Software as a Service (SaaS) denotes a novel and innovative paradigm, and the fact that companies do not have to purchase and maintain their own Information Technology (ICT) infrastructure; instead services from third party are acquired. Multi-tenancy permits SaaS providers to provide similar service to various customers…

Big Data – The Weird And The Wonderful

Big Data – The Weird And The Wonderful

Big Data – The Weird and The Wonderful Everyone who reads this site will be aware of how big data is permeating every aspect of our lives; from advertising to health and from travel to urban planning, big data is increasingly relied upon by companies, individuals and governments. Data doesn’t necessarily have to be useful…

Cloud Storage & Data Security

Cloud Storage & Data Security

Data Security Cloud computing has emerged as an innovative approach to provide computing services. It offers numerous advantages such as fast deployment, lower costs, pay for use, rapid elasticity, scalability, ubiquitous network access, and greater resiliency. One of the primary uses of cloud computing is for data storage. Cloud storage is a model of networked online storage and can…

David Fletcher: Thank You And Farewell…

David Fletcher: Thank You And Farewell…

David Fletcher: Thank you and Farewell CloudTweaks is sorry to inform our readers that after four years and more than 200 comics our fantastic cartoonist David Fletcher will no longer be working with us on a weekly basis. David’s abilities as both a cartoonist and a comedian have brought us all much pleasure throughout his…

Why Reliable Cloud Performance Matters

Why Reliable Cloud Performance Matters

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…