Category Archives: Cloud Computing

9 Pitfalls of Providing Cloud-Based Online Government Services

9 Pitfalls of Providing Cloud-Based Online Government Services

Cloud-Based Online Government Services Pitfalls When the US government designed the Affordable Care Act, a key part of the program was to encourage enrollment through the Healthcare.gov website. This online service was supposed to make it easier for citizens to learn about the ACA, compare their health insurance options, and take full advantage of this…

Transforming The Connected World By 2020

Transforming The Connected World By 2020

The Internet of Things Set To Transform The World At least two of the world’s leading information technology (IT) companies predict that the Internet of things (IoT) will totally transform the world by 2020, from the way digital business is done, to the ways cars are driven, and smartphones are used. Leading IT research and…

Cloud Vendor Benchmark 2015: Price-Performance Comparison

Cloud Vendor Benchmark 2015: Price-Performance Comparison

Cloud Vendor Benchmark 2015: 15 Top IaaS Providers Cloud Spectator has released their Cloud Vendor Benchmark 2015 Part 2: Price-Performance Comparison Among 15 Top IaaS Providers today, cited as the industry’s most comprehensive study. Exposing the influence that performance can have on the overall value of the IaaS environment, this report is aimed at helping…

Cloud Startup Funding Sources & Tools

Cloud Startup Funding Sources & Tools

Cloud Startup Funding Sources & Tools  As we’ve been discussing over the past couple of weeks. CloudTweaks will continue its focus on providing information and tools enabling innovative startups to compete in this lucrative market. We’d recommend subscribing to our free weekly newsletter to receive exclusive tips. If you’re looking for cost effective solutions to…

How M2M Differs From IoT Internet of Things

How M2M Differs From IoT Internet of Things

What Is M2M Machine To Machine? When it comes to communications between machines, the terms Machine to Machine (M2M) and the Internet of Things (IoT) are seemingly similar to each other. In fact, there is a very strong connection between both terms which is why they are often used as the same. However, that is…

Women In Tech Startups

Women In Tech Startups

Women In Tech Startups While the amount of women owning small businesses is around 50%, the number of women founding technology startups is still very low. Witi Careers points to several possibilities noted by women involved in starting and running businesses, including women simply not asking – for money, for equipment, for support; women often…

Cloud Infographic – Top Vulnerable Applications

Cloud Infographic – Top Vulnerable Applications

Top Vulnerable Applications  As you use the Internet on a daily basis, you probably come across cyber security topics, but rarely glance at them twice. After all, cyber security threats don’t concern you, right? Well, that’s not exactly true. Cyber attacks are more widespread than you can imagine and they may be targeting your devices as…