Category Archives: Technology

Cloud Infographic: The State Of Converged Infrastructure

Cloud Infographic: The State Of Converged Infrastructure

Cloud Infographic: The State Of Converged Infrastructure The results of Zenoss’ annual State of Converged Infrastructure Study  are in: Converged infrastructure has become mainstream. Unlike last year, when most adopters were technologies companies, in 2014 the financial industry has embraced converged infrastructure, reporting improved productivity (78.7%) as well as improved customer satisfaction (73.3%). Overall adoption is…

Understanding The Internet of Everything Value At Stake Index

Understanding The Internet of Everything Value At Stake Index

The Internet of Everything Value The 2014 World Cup in Brazil kicked off with an impressive nod towards the future when eight paraplegics wearing robotic, brain-controlled exoskeletons walked onto the field, and one of them, a young man with paralyzed legs, made the ceremonial first kick. Without taking away from the many other technical innovations…

Cloud Infographic: New Services Economy

Cloud Infographic: New Services Economy

Cloud Infographic: New Services Economy The New Services Economy is here, ushering in a market opportunity that represents at least 50% of our GDP, that is trillions of dollars. Online service providers need to rethink how they service customers — more value is derived by extending new services on top of a product, rather than…

Cloud Infographic: Mobile At Work

Cloud Infographic: Mobile At Work

Mobile At Work Mobile devices and BYOD are hot topics of conversation.  Provided is an excellent infographic courtesy of the team at Bluebox which focuses on some of the most used mobile apps by employees. Some interesting statistics are: IT Professionals surveyed reported that mobile security was a top concern Fewer than half (40%) reported having a…

Cloud Service Providers And The Law

Cloud Service Providers And The Law

Cloud Service Providers And The Law Imagine opting out of the continuous struggle to keep software up to date, and essentially getting rid of overburdened corporate IT departments struggling to keep systems functional. This initial flavor of cloud computing given to the public is increasingly holding true to its promise due to numerous benefits such…

Cloud Infographic: Higher Education

Cloud Infographic: Higher Education

Cloud Infographic: Higher Education As the cloud continues to dominate the enterprise and public sector software market, colleges and post-secondary educational institutions have also started to make large use the technology. According to a 2013 report by CDW, 55% of higher education IT efficiency was attributed to cloud technology, and more than 80% of students…

Built For The Cloud vs. Adapting To The Cloud

Built For The Cloud vs. Adapting To The Cloud

Built For The Cloud vs. Adapting To The Cloud It may just sound like semantics, but there is a real difference between something that was “built for” versus “adapted to.” Would you rather buy a house that was “designed for” energy efficiency or one that was “adapted to” be energy efficient? “Built for” describes a…