Internet Of Things – 3 Handy Home Automation Devices

Internet Of Things – 3 Handy Home Automation Devices

Internet Of Things Home Automation Internet of Things home automation is something we’re hearing more and more frequently recently, as more and more devices are being launched to help you control many different elements of your home. If you’ve not heard of the term before, home automation is a process whereby you use electronic devices in your home to control your electronic devices, appliances, and even to control household systems such as central heating and air…

Latest Netskope Report: Security Nightmare For IT Departments

Latest Netskope Report: Security Nightmare For IT Departments

Latest Netskope Report: Security Nightmare For IT Departments Netskope have today released the findings of their quarterly ‘Cloud Report’. The report, which complies the foremost trends on cloud app adoption and usage, discovered the emergence of several new trends. Chief among them was the ever-increasing number of apps that enable some kind of sharing and the security concerns which accompany them. Sharing has traditionally been considered as something primarily done through cloud storage apps (where…

Cloud Infographic: Cloud And Mobile Data

Cloud Infographic: Cloud And Mobile Data

Cloud Infographic: Cloud And Mobile Data The Cloud and Mobile data are two very important topics that more and more businesses are paying closer attention to.  We have included an infographic courtesy of Vouchercloud which provides some interesting statistics and insight into mobile commerce and consumer behavior. Some of the area covered are: Cloud and Mobile data, Mobile Commerce and Mobile in Retail…

The Litmus Test For Internet Of Things

The Litmus Test For Internet Of Things

The Litmus Test For Internet Of Things A Swiss customer of ours recently harnessed the power of machine-to-machine communications by hooking up one of its customers – the largest Brewery in Switzerland – with intelligent beer tanks. Patrons no longer have to worry about running dry of their favorite brew, as the kegs now automatically order a refill once at the peril of running empty. Meanwhile, I also spent some time going through Cisco System’s…

Cloud Infographic: The Cost Of A Data Breach

Cloud Infographic: The Cost Of A Data Breach

Cloud Infographic: The Cost Of A Data Breach Cloud security is an area that we have covered more than any other on CloudTweaks over the past several years. From Security Tools, Downtime to Privacy issues we have found a way to cover them in some capacity.  Here is an excellent cloud security related infographic produced and provided by the group at Netspoke called Cloud Multiplier Effect.

Surveillance And The Internet Of Things

Surveillance And The Internet Of Things

Surveillance And The Internet of Things  The internet has been used for surveillance ever since its widespread adoption two decades ago. Hundreds of companies make huge profits by monitoring, recording and collating all our information, before either selling it to governments who want to pry on citizen’s lives or corporations who want to learn about everything from the effectiveness of their latest advertising campaigns to the demographic that are most interested in their products. So…

Cloud Infographic – Travel Communications

Cloud Infographic – Travel Communications

Cloud Infographic – Travel Communications Those who frequently travel understand just how frustrating it can be restlessly dragging through airport security protocol… “Sir/Man, do you have any electronic devices with you? If so, can you place them in the tray in front of you!” Have you ever missed a connecting flight due to an overly ambitious mobile business traveler who has no less than 5 devices? Well, wait until we truly enter the wearable technology…

Cloud Infographic: The Cloud Climate – Are Your Files Safe?

Cloud Infographic: The Cloud Climate – Are Your Files Safe?

Cloud Infographic: The Cloud Climate – Are Your Files Safe? Security and data residency are critical in today’s world. The safekeeping and protection of files are paramount in this day and age with cloud computing taking center stage.  We have included an infographic presented to CloudTweaks courtesy of Maytech called: “Are your files safe…? Did you know: 25% of businesses know that their employees are using consumer file sharing services such as Dropbox In the…