Category Archives: Technology

Networks Can Be Used As Sensors To Enforce Security

Networks Can Be Used As Sensors To Enforce Security

Network Sensors & Security Enforcement As Cisco Live 2015 launched in California this week, a primary message the company sent out was that it is critical to lock out cybercriminals. But as methods of attack become increasingly sophisticated, and points of infiltration multiply, traditional methods of security are not enough. So instead of seeing computer networks as…

Cisco Live 2015 Highlights Innovation In Network Technology, Security and The Cloud

Cisco Live 2015 Highlights Innovation In Network Technology, Security and The Cloud

Innovation In Network Technology, Security and The Cloud Cisco Live 2015 in San Diego, California this week focuses on vital IT issues including the Internet of Everything (IoE), the future of networking and cloud networking innovations, cyber security and ever-growing threats of attack, as well as Cisco’s vision that is set to leverage the power…

The Big Data Movement Gets Bigger

The Big Data Movement Gets Bigger

The Big Data Movement In recent years, Big Data and Cloud relations have been growing steadily. And while there have been many questions raised around how best to use the information being gathered, there is no question that there is a real future between the two. The growing importance of Big Data Scientists and the…

Cloud Infographic: The Future of File Storage

Cloud Infographic: The Future of File Storage

 The Future of File Storage A multi-billion dollar market Data storage has been readily increasing for decades. In 1989, an 8MB Macintosh Portable was top of the range; in 2006, the Dell Inspiron 6400 became available, boasting 160GB; and now, we have the ‘Next Generation’ MacBook Pro with 256GB of storage built in. But, of course,…

Why Small Businesses Need A Business Intelligence Dashboard

Why Small Businesses Need A Business Intelligence Dashboard

The Business Intelligence Dashboard As a small business owner you would certainly know the importance of collecting and analyzing data pertaining to your business and transactions. Business Intelligence dashboards allow not only experts but you also to access information generated by analysis of data through a convenient display. Anyone in the company can have access…

Putting The Business Back Into Business Intelligence: How BI Can Grow Your Bottom Line

Putting The Business Back Into Business Intelligence: How BI Can Grow Your Bottom Line

Putting the Business Back Into Business Intelligence Big data’s reputation is taking a hit for its tendency to overpromise and underdeliver. While this bad rap isn’t entirely unwarranted, maybe the problem isn’t with big data itself. Perhaps the problem is that we fail to properly utilize the data we collect. In the corporate world, business…

Redis Labs Tops In Independent NoSQL Performance Benchmark

Redis Labs Tops In Independent NoSQL Performance Benchmark

NoSQL Performance Benchmark In a newly released benchmark established to determine which NoSQL database works best in a specific real-world scenario, Redis Labs Enterprise Cluster substantially outperformed the four other databases tested. The test, which was conducted independently by Avalon Consulting, LLC, analyzed throughput and latency metrics to assess which of the five databases was…