AllSeen Alliance Launches IoT Certification Program

AllSeen Alliance Launches IoT Certification Program

New AllJoyn Certified Program Leverages 3rd Party Lab Testing to Validate Interoperability SEATTLE, WA–(Marketwired – Oct 19, 2015) – AllSeen Alliance Summit — The AllSeen Alliance, a cross-industry collaboration to advance the Internet of Everything through the AllJoyn® open source software project, today announced the AllJoyn Certified program, which ensures certified devices can discover, communicate, connect and interact with more than 120 million AllJoyn-enabled products in the market. Windows 10 Professional and Surface Pro 3…

Security Training Through Practical Experience

Security Training Through Practical Experience

The Importance of Practical Experience One of the most interesting scenes to watch – if you are fortunate enough to time it right – is a full-scale emergency drill conducted by joint teams of firefighters, police and paramedics. These can involve hundreds of people, including volunteers who are given realistic wounds by skilled makeup artists, and who play the roles of the wounded in a mass-casualty situation. They usually take place at an actual office…

The “Cloud Hangover” Is Real And There Are Ways To Avoid It

The “Cloud Hangover” Is Real And There Are Ways To Avoid It

The “Cloud Hangover” One phrase that has been recently coined in 2015 yet many are expressing growing concerns over is a “cloud hangover”. With cloud computing being such a prominent topic in IT news, many whistleblowers are now expressing their opinions on how to combat this situation. A cloud hangover is what professionals describe as the undesirable effects of a transition into the cloud, the most significant of these effects being the the increase in…

5 Predictions For Education Technology

5 Predictions For Education Technology

Education Technology Although technology has fast influenced most sectors of our world, education is an area that’s lagged behind. Many classrooms still employ the one-to-many lecturing model wherein the average student is catered for while a few are left behind, and others bored. Recently, there’s been a drive to uncover how to use technology successfully for higher teacher and student fulfilment, encouraging greater engagement and success, and experts in educational innovation have offered predictions of…

Major Job Markets For Technology

Major Job Markets For Technology

The last piece I wrote, in April, took data from a personal finance website we respect, called NerdWallet. It used Bureau of Labor Statistics data to calculate tech employees per 1,000 total jobs in a metro area. But that was only half the score. It also looked at mean wages for those jobs, again from BLS data and then median gross rent from the Census Bureau. Indeed’s list focuses 100% on job listings on its…

Novel Employments Of Cloud Technology

Novel Employments Of Cloud Technology

Cloud Technology Cloud technology has made itself invaluable to business and IT services globally, with applications reducing management and technology costs, providing remote employment opportunities, standardizing data management and security, and improving efficiency and business value. This year’s Cloud Technology Kit offers a host of tools, including a look at the basic concepts and foundational elements of hybrid cloud, determining cloud needs based on business objectives, and creating computing environments that connect components of the…

ERP Training Programs That Appeal To Millennials And Boomers

ERP Training Programs That Appeal To Millennials And Boomers

ERP Training Programs That Appeal Your workforce is currently made up of two polar opposite groups of people – Boomers and Millennials. Baby Boomers are associated with virtues such as loyalty, dedication and perseverance and Millennials are associated with being technologically savvy and independent. Both generations have great virtues but these virtues translate into big differences in workplace skill sets. Considering how different your workforce has become, how are you supposed to devise a one-size-fits-all…

Three Questions To Ask Every Cloud Storage Provider

Three Questions To Ask Every Cloud Storage Provider

Questions To Ask Every Cloud Storage Provider As with many new technologies, attitudes toward cloud storage vary. Telephones were immobile; wearables perhaps unwarranted. And now, a global survey of over 26,000 people finds that just 27 percent of US Internet users consider cloud storage essential. While this number nears a third (31 percent) for respondents internationally, a majority of consumers disregard one of today’s most promising software developments. Why is this? One reason is that,…