MOOC: Massive Open Online Course

MOOC: Massive Open Online Course

MOOC: Massive Open Online Course The advent of new information and communication technologies such as Web 2.0, Learning 2.0, cloud-based learning tools, open content and open source learning tools have transformed the world of education in an unprecedented way. Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) as an emerging method of education is considered as one of…

Cloud Infographic – The 3D Printing Debate

Cloud Infographic – The 3D Printing Debate

Cloud Infographic – The 3D Printing Debate 3D Printing is an exciting and growing trend capturing the interest of millions. There has been much discussion on the topic amid growing concerns of the ethics as well as potential IP theft that may arise. Gartner predicts,  “By 2016, 3D printing of tissues and organs (bioprinting) will…

Big Movies, Big Data: Netflix And Its Uses Of Big Data

Big Movies, Big Data: Netflix And Its Uses Of Big Data

Big Movies, Big Data: Netflix And Its Uses Of Big Data People in the film industry aren’t oblivious to Big Data and use it to market, personalize and create content. Companies that make data-based decisions can speed past the competition, further refining aspects of the industry by measuring the preferences, viewing habits and interests of…

Cloud Infographic: The Education Of Tomorrow

Cloud Infographic: The Education Of Tomorrow

Cloud Infographic: The Education Of Tomorrow  Online Education is a very exciting topic for many as it opens up many new doors and opportunities. We’ve touched on areas such as Massive Open Online Sources (MOOC) which provides tremendous levels of cloud based interconnectivity. We’ve taken a look into higher education,  the increased demand for online courses as well as…

The Cloud, The Internet and International Business

The Cloud, The Internet and International Business

The Cloud, The Internet and International Business “It is true that the Internet will change everything. It is not true that everything will change.” — Paul Deninger, CEO of Broadview Capital Partners Cloud computing has been viewed as a game changer by many businesses.  It’s fast, inexpensive and highly scalable.  Well, none of this matters…

Cloud Infographic: Data Protection For The Edge

Cloud Infographic: Data Protection For The Edge

Cloud Infographic: Data Protection For The Edge With the ever increasing role of big data in our lives, protecting data must be a top priority for IT leaders, marketers and executives across enterprises, but the research shows that an increasing number of employees are actually failing to do so, exposing their mission-critical data to significant…