Cloud Infographic: 7 Billion Mobile Subscriptions Worldwide

Cloud Infographic: 7 Billion Mobile Subscriptions Worldwide

Cloud Infographic: 7 Billion Mobile Subscriptions Worldwide It appears that almost everywhere you look someone most certainly is glued to their mobile device.  If it’s checking emails or simply catching up on sports highlights, it’s safe to say that your mobile device will be within reaching distance. CloudTweaks has written a fair bit on the topic of BYOD over the years from how BYOD will define workplaces to some of the more prominent security concerns…

Salesforce Service Cloud: Air Traffic Control For Your Customer

Salesforce Service Cloud: Air Traffic Control For Your Customer

Salesforce Service Cloud One of the greatest benefits of the increasingly reliable and ubiquitous state of cloud technology is the removal of business silos and the consolidation of information flow, both in-house and on the road. This is of particular importance to the many different types of professionals whose work involves customer relationship management (CRM). Very often opportunities are lost due to client data being unavailable at the moment it is needed, the right solution…

Survey: Businesses With On-Prem Solutions Know Little About Managed Cloud Providers

Survey: Businesses With On-Prem Solutions Know Little About Managed Cloud Providers

Survey: Businesses With On-Prem Solutions Know Little About Managed Cloud Providers According to a new survey commissioned by Xtium and performed by Spiceworks, a majority of IT professionals overlook managed cloud providers, but admit they know little about this approach to hosted infrastructure. The results revealed that 77% of IT professionals manage their infrastructure with an on-premise solution – this includes private clouds or data centers. Of that percentage, 56% majority said they were only…

How Cloud Has Transformed Collaboration

How Cloud Has Transformed Collaboration

How Cloud Has Transformed Collaboration Cloud collaboration refers to the way that documents, spreadsheets, and other files can be shared and co-authored by multiple users. As the technology has developed, it has become possible to upload, comment and edit files at the same time – thus offering a highly efficient way of working to businesses who have already migrated most of their processes onto the cloud. In the past, collaboration had to be done on…

How To Avoid Big Data Confusion, And Implement A BI Solution

How To Avoid Big Data Confusion, And Implement A BI Solution

How To Avoid Big Data Confusion, And Implement A BI Solution Can doctors predict a disease before symptoms appear? Can businesses use real-time data to advertise more effectively? These are some of the questions posed by Join Viktor Mayer-Schönberger of the Oxford Internet Institute and Kenneth Cukier of The Economist in their 2013 book “Big Data: A Revolution That Will Transform How We Live, Work and Think.” “Big data” refers to society’s increasing ability to collect…

Cloud Infographic – Monetizing Internet Of Things

Cloud Infographic – Monetizing Internet Of Things

Monetizing Internet Of Things There are many interesting ways in which companies are looking to connect devices to the cloud. From the vehicles to kitchen appliances the internet of things is already a $1.9 trillion dollar market based on research estimates from IDC. Included is a fascinating infographic provided by AriaSystems which shows us some of the exciting ways companies are jumping on board and connecting devices to the cloud.

Big Data Analytics Adoption

Big Data Analytics Adoption

Big Data Analytics Adoption Big Data is an emerging phenomenon. Nowadays, many organizations have adopted information technology (IT) and information systems (IS) in business to handle huge amounts of data and gain better insights into their business. Many scholars believe that Business Intelligence (BI), solutions with Analytics capabilities, offer benefits to companies to achieve competitive advantage towards their competitors. According to Adelman et al. (2002), “Business Intelligence is a term that encompasses a broad range…

Cloud Service Providers – I’ll Have What They Are Having

Cloud Service Providers – I’ll Have What They Are Having

Cloud Service Providers – I’ll Have What They Are Having My last two CloudTweaks posts have focused on a food themed view of cloud computing. The initial post is about the similarities between making Bouillabaisse and cloud computing. The second post was about the are you sure button that comes from a pizza delivery person that knows you never order all the pizza’s with white sauce. At dinner the other night I was looking around…

Cloud Infographic – The Modern Day TV Experience

Cloud Infographic – The Modern Day TV Experience

Cloud Infographic – The Modern Day TV Experience  Over the years, CloudTweaks has delved into a number of topics pertaining to the application and uses of Cloud Computing technology. Movies,  Music and other various institutions of the creative arts have been a topic of discussion. Today’s infographic looks into the evolution of TV. Netflix is an example of the evolution of Cloud media viewing and how it’s being adopted and utilized. Provided is an infographic courtesy of…