5 Products That Will Take Off Due To Cloud Growth

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5 Products That Will Take Off Due To Cloud Growth Historically, numerous new products, services and job openings accompany successful inventions. Take software development, for example — the niche all but didn’t exist before the advance of PCs. Cloud computing is apparently a successful invention, so it’s reasonable to think that related industries, jobs and

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Four Key Steps To Prepare Your IT Staff For Automation

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Four Key Steps To Prepare Your IT Staff For Automation Mind the gap between the vision of automation and the reality Automation of IT procedures and services holds the promise of bringing tremendous efficiencies to the organization. Being able to deploy automatically, update, and repair your IT infrastructure according to approved and consistently applied procedures

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Internet Of Things – 3 Handy Home Automation Devices

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Internet Of Things –  3 Handy Home Automation Devices We’re hearing the term ‘home automation’ mentioned 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

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How To Get Your Apps Ready For The Cloud

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How To Get Your Apps Ready For The Cloud Unless you’ve just started a brand-new organization, your IT environment is currently running a diverse collection of last-generation and older applications that were deployed with the one-application-per-server approach that unleashed the server sprawl that most organizations are still recovering from. The full potential of cloud computing,

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Cloud-Based VOIP – 4 Alternatives To Skype

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Cloud-Based VOIP – 4 Alternatives To Skype Skype is the most popular cloud-based VOIP service. Since being bought out by Microsoft for $8.5 billion in 2011 the company has grown to more than 300 million users and now accounts for 34% of all international calls. Some people don’t want to use Skype though. Reports of

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10 Extensions To Improve Google Drive

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10 Extensions to Improve Google Drive Google Drive is rapidly become the cloud storage market leader. Its integration with Google’s other apps, its default inclusion with Google Apps for Business, and its 100GB of free memory with a Chromebook purchase have seen it explode to more than 130 million users since launch in April 2012.

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WordPress Security Plugin Recommendations

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WordPress Security Plugin Recommendations WordPress is a widely used website platform used by millions of people around the world. WordPress is popular because it provides an extremely easy platform for application developers to use to create convenient layouts. But because of its popularity, WordPress is frequently the target of attacks by hackers. To maximize security

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10 Useful Cloud Security Tools: Part 1

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10 Useful Cloud Security Tools: Part 1 Cloud computing has become a business solution for many organizational problems. But there are security risks involved with using cloud servers: service providers generally only take responsibility of keeping systems up, and they neglect security at many ends. Therefore, it is important that clouds are properly penetration (pen)

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10 Innovative Cloud-Based Start-ups

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10 Innovative Cloud-Based Start-ups The growth of cloud computing over the last five years has seen a rapid increase in the number of start-up companies in the sector. Many of these start-ups are doing unique things that are changing the landscape of the cloud industry itself and establishing themselves as new market leaders in the

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10 Green Cloud Computing Hosts To Consider

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10 Green Cloud Computing Hosts To Consider With the IT industry now accounting for more than ten percent of global electricity consumption, and data centres alone accounting for almost two percent, the pressure is on businesses to use the greenest possible cloud computing providers.  Here we look the green credentials of ten of the most

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