Toyota Invests $1 Billion In Futuristic Cars

Toyota Invests $1 Billion In Futuristic Cars

TOKYO (AP) — Toyota is investing $1 billion in a research company it’s setting up in Silicon Valley to develop artificial intelligence and robotics, underlining the Japanese automaker’s determination to lead in futuristic cars that drive themselves and apply the technology to other areas of daily life. Toyota Motor Corp. President Akio Toyoda said Friday the company will start operating from January 2016, with 200 employees at a Silicon Valley facility near Stanford University. A…

How To Overcome Data Insecurity In The Cloud

How To Overcome Data Insecurity In The Cloud

Data Insecurity In The Cloud Today’s escalating attacks, vulnerabilities, breaches, and losses have cut deeply across organizations and captured the attention of, regulators, investors and most importantly customers. In many cases such incidents have completely eroded customer trust in a company, its services and its employees. The challenge of ensuring data security is far more complicated across public cloud models where there is shared ownership. As key business stakeholders in your company can you attest…

The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – Smartphone Mockery

The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – Smartphone Mockery

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Fundamentals Of A Cloud Strategy

Fundamentals Of A Cloud Strategy

Cloud Transition Planning For Your Business  In case you have been hiding under a rock or have been ever consumed in keeping the lights on for your traditional IT landscape (more probable), you may have not had ‘The’ opportunity to lay out a Cloud transition plan for your organization. Whether you are part of a Medium business or a larger Enterprise, your users likely already benefit from leveraging a hosted office collaboration applications e.g. Emails,…

Cyber Physical Systems (CPS) And BYOD Security

Cyber Physical Systems (CPS) And BYOD Security

Cyber Physical Systems (CPS)  Technology has changed the world radically. But, to date, the world hasn’t changed as fast as technology to. There are a couple of concepts that are concerning as we head into the reality of CPS-deployed systems. The first is that standards don’t exist. Many companies are considering the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) conundrum, evaluating the value and cost (as well as the risk) of allowing employees to bring their own…

Motorola Invests $420 Million In School Security Technologies

Motorola Invests $420 Million In School Security Technologies

Motorola Invests In School Security Every parent’s worst nightmare is the call that tells you there is a security situation at your child’s schools. Unfortunately, in this day and age, more and more parents know what that call feels like. A well-drilled and co-ordinated response from all players involved is the key to managing an unfolding situation and cloud computing has begun to play a huge role in getting that right. Telecommunications giant Motorola recently…

2016 Outlook: Vulnerability Risk Management and Remediation Trends

2016 Outlook: Vulnerability Risk Management and Remediation Trends

Organizations Call for Major Security Vulnerability Remediation Changes NopSec Unveils 2016 Vulnerability Risk Management and Remediation Outlook, Finds Significant Discrepancies Between Perception and Reality NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – Nov 4, 2015) – NopSec released its latest report today, “2016 Outlook: Vulnerability Risk Management and Remediation Trends.” Based on a recent survey of 200+ security and IT professionals, the report examines the current state of vulnerability risk management, top prioritization and remediation challenges, and 2016 priorities.…

All Enterprises Should Model Themselves After Today’s Startups

All Enterprises Should Model Themselves After Today’s Startups

Startups Leveraging Cloud Services Never in history has it been easier to start a business and fast track growth to dominate a market. Conversely, it has never been possible to transform from market leader to market memory faster than now. New startups are disrupting the market, fast tracking growth and sucker punching the market leaders. How are they breaking down the barriers of entry and overachieving in today’s fierce marketplace? During their initial phase, startups…

3D Printing Growing Traction In The Healthcare Field

3D Printing Growing Traction In The Healthcare Field

3D Printing In The Medical Arena According to the BBC, Carnegie Mellon University researchers are exploring advanced uses of 3D printers: printing with biological materials. Having adapted a low-cost MakerBot 3D printer for their purposes, it’s hoped that their work might one day end the need for transplants for the repair of damaged organs. 3D printing, typically using plastics or metals, is particularly difficult to perform with soft materials because each layer needs to provide…

The Driverless Car Of The Future Is Speeding Towards Us

The Driverless Car Of The Future Is Speeding Towards Us

The Driverless Car In the not too distant future, it’s quite conceivable that people will look back at the time when humans were left alone to drive their vehicles as they saw fit with a mix of amusement and horror. The rate of advancement in the arena of driverless cars is staggering and every day brings us a little closer to a reality that seemed like absolute science-fiction less than a decade ago. (Image Source: Shutterstock)…