Uber – Driverless In Pittsburgh

Uber – Driverless In Pittsburgh

Uber News Uber Technologies Inc. gave a friendly heads-up to pedestrians and drivers in Pittsburgh, not to mention investors and competitors: The car on the road with all the strange-looking gizmos on top is learning how to drive itself. A specially outfitted hybrid Ford Fusion—complete with radars, laser scanners and high resolution cameras to map details of the environment—will be on the streets of Pittsburgh in coming weeks, collecting mapping data and testing its self-driving…

New Exciting Design Tweaks And Tools In The Cloud

New Exciting Design Tweaks And Tools In The Cloud

Design Tweaks Web- and cloud-based tools have been broadening individual and organizational prospects for some time, providing design tweaks and tools to functionality otherwise inaccessible. Though flexible cloud services are now infiltrating just about every function imaginable, design is an area particularly well-supplied with cloud tools and innovations. Before even choosing the cloud-based design tools for use, cloud computing has transformed collaborative design processes into intuitive practices that allow real-time communication, maximized creativity, and practical…

Eventually Everything Will Wind Up In The Public Cloud

Eventually Everything Will Wind Up In The Public Cloud

The Public Cloud “Eventually everything will wind up in the public cloud.” Diane Greene, Google’s New Cloud Chief, May 6, 2016 “Private cloud is what most companies are adopting.” “No, public cloud is better and will dominate in the end.” “Nonsense, hybrid cloud is the way to go.” Need an answer? It’s in Manitoba! CIOs report that private cloud is all the rage now. The Cisco’s of the world argue that hybrid cloud is the…

How To Keep Your Mobile Dev Team Focused on Innovation

How To Keep Your Mobile Dev Team Focused on Innovation

Keep Your Mobile Dev Team Happy Innovation in mobile development is continuing at record speed: technologies and trends are revolutionizing the way we interact with our smart phones and with the outside enterprise and consumer spaces. In the day-to-day grind of deadlines and budgets, how can you keep your mobile development team focused on innovation? Hire the right mix of people Innovation means “thinking outside the box,” right? Yes, but the first step is to…

Leveraging IoT & Open Source Tools

Leveraging IoT & Open Source Tools

IoT and Data Growth Though the data regarding connected devices is anything but cohesive, a broad overview of IoT stats affords a clear picture of how quickly our world is becoming a connected ecosystem: In 1984, approximately 1,000 devices were connected to the Internet; in 2015, Gartner predicted 4.9 billion connected things would be in use; and by 2020 analysts expect we’ll have somewhere between 26 and 50 billion connected devices globally. Said Padmasree Warrior,…

Cloud is Killing Your BYOD Rollout, But Why?

Cloud is Killing Your BYOD Rollout, But Why?

The BYOD Rollout CIOs are stuck between a rock and a hard place as demand for cloud applications and flexible mobile device programs have become the norm for most organizations. How do regulated industries such as finance and healthcare navigate these dangerous waters? Cloud and mobile are inseparable trends – cloud apps are built to enable access from any device and most have a mobile application component. With the traditional approach to BYOD security (mobile…

Turning Up Cloud Security Before It’s Too Late

Turning Up Cloud Security Before It’s Too Late

Securing The Cloud By the end of 2015 the cloud computing industry reached an all time high of $120 billion dollars. This has been supported by a number of facts including rapid elasticity of clouds. They can be expanded, redefined and reallocated within a matter of minutes upon business requirements. Cloud computing has changed the dimensions of data storage and access. 21st century is the era of smart devices and cloud storage has given each and…

The Benefits of Cloud-Based Phone Systems

The Benefits of Cloud-Based Phone Systems

Cloud-Based Phone Systems Although today’s businesses rely on a host of modern technology, the century-old telephone call is as essential as ever. Of course, businesses today aren’t relying on simple analog voice calls for effective interaction with partners, suppliers, colleagues, and customers, but instead combine the communication tools of mobile, email, texting, video conferencing, social media, and more. Already addressing various business needs such as collaboration and remote working through its flexibility and scalability, the…