Category Archives: Technology

How To Get Your Apps Ready For The Cloud

How To Get Your Apps Ready For The Cloud

How To Get Your Apps Ready For The Cloud Unless you’ve just started a brand-new organization, your IT environment is currently running a diverse collection of last-generation and older applications that were deployed with the one-application-per-server approach that unleashed the server sprawl that most organizations are still recovering from. The full potential of cloud computing,…

Cloud Infographic – Cloud Computing And SMEs

Cloud Infographic – Cloud Computing And SMEs

Cloud Computing And SMEs SMEs (Small/Medium Sized Enterprises) make up the bulk of businesses today. Most cloud based applications created today are geared toward the SME market. Accounting, Storage, Backup services are just a few of them. According to the European Commission, cloud based technology could help 80% of organisations reduce costs by 10-20%. This infographic provided…

Big Data – Productivity, Innovation And Competitiveness

Big Data – Productivity, Innovation And Competitiveness

Big Data – Productivity, Innovation And Competitiveness Big Data Analytics Big data refers to datasets that are so large, diverse, and fast-changing which need advanced and unique storage, management, analysis, and visualization technologies.  According to McKinsey, Big Data is “the next frontier for innovation, competition and productivity”.  The right use of Big Data can increase productivity,…

Cloud Infographic: The Game Of Clouds 2014

Cloud Infographic: The Game Of Clouds 2014

Cloud Infographic: The Game Of Clouds 2014 Amazon Web Services (AWS) is an extremely well known Cloud service provider and currently accounts for roughly 37% of the $9 billion Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) market. That is a substantial market share, so it’s not surprising there is a growing marketplace for applications that can run…

Cloud Infographic: CrowdFunding Wearable Tech

Cloud Infographic: CrowdFunding Wearable Tech

Cloud Infographic: CrowdFunding Wearable Tech CloudTweaks has covered the topic of Crowdfunding several times over the years in the form of articles, infographics and even comics . We understand that it’s an incredibly powerful and important social tool to use for startups inspired by new technological innovation and advances. One such area that is clearly bound to…

Five Weird And Wonderful Pieces Of Wearable Tech

Five Weird And Wonderful Pieces Of Wearable Tech

Five Weird And Wonderful Pieces Of Wearable Tech Although mainstream news sites carry a constant flow of articles about smart-watches, fitness bands and health monitors, anyway from these conventional devices there is a thriving industry producing unique and fascinating wearable gadgets. Here are some of the more interesting devices available on the market today: Golf…

Disaster Recovery And The Cloud

Disaster Recovery And The Cloud

Disaster Recovery And The Cloud One of the least considered benefits of cloud computing in the average small or mid-sized business manager’s mind is the aspect of disaster recovery. Part of the reason for this is that so few small and mid-size businesses have ever contemplated the impact of a major disaster on their IT…