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Mobile Connected Technologies – The Future Of The Healthcare Industry

Mobile Connected Technologies – The Future Of The Healthcare Industry

Mobile Connected Technologies Clinics, hospitals, and other healthcare facilities are embracing new mobile technologies in order to be more efficient in their daily tasks. With faster communication and better collaboration, clinicians can spend much less time handling medical devices and more time administering care to their patients. Industry experts are stating that mobile connected technologies are providing much more than just gains in productivity for the healthcare industry. “Care teams are using mobile technologies to…

Cloud Pinup: DataKind Is A Big Data Organization With A Big Heart

Cloud Pinup: DataKind Is A Big Data Organization With A Big Heart

DataKind We all know that big data is the next big thing, and that its impact on the business world has already been tremendous. In a knowledge economy information is power, and massive amounts of information can yield huge results. Yet, while money does arguably make the world go round, it’s not the only thing that matters, right? DataKind is setting out on a unique mission. The organization is looking to harness the power of…

Google Customer Match And The New IoT Business Model

Google Customer Match And The New IoT Business Model

The New IoT Business Model The Internet of Things (IoT) faces new challenges almost daily, from software to security to management requirements, but also continuously offers us new prospects. Gartner is predicting 25 billion plus connected devices by 2020 and related revenue exceeding $300 billion, the impact of IoT on businesses today and in the future is due much consideration. Exigent Networks takes a look at how it will shape the future of business and…

Smart Accessories:  The Apple Watch Hermes

Smart Accessories: The Apple Watch Hermes

The New Apple Watch Hermes Apple began allowing the purchase of their newest wearable tech in collaboration with Hermes yesterday, October 5th, 2015. The French Luxury brand and and world’s largest technology company began collaborating after the introduction of the newest iPhone model last month. While this product release may not be the most significant in recent months (the new iPhone 6, Apple TV, and larger-than-life iPad Pro top the list), the partnership between these…

Amazon AWS Connecting To Lucrative IoT Market

Amazon AWS Connecting To Lucrative IoT Market

Amazon AWS Though both Microsoft and IBM have revealed plans to support the Internet of Things, with billions of connected devices gathering consumer and industrial data to be passed on for cloud storage and analysis, Amazon Web Services (AWS) hasn’t shown much initiative to date. However, the AWS offering is about to get in the ring. Though existing AWS services such Kinesis data ingestion, EC2 compute, and S3 storage are currently used for IoT data…

The Need For A Security Incident Response Team

The Need For A Security Incident Response Team

Security Incident Response Team The incidences of modern cyber-attacks are growing, along with their sophistication. Every single weakness, whether technological or human, is being constantly exploited, and the interconnectedness of computers means that a break-in, theft or infection on one system has far-reaching consequences with customers, suppliers and the general public. Network Security Network security is an industry created out of necessity. Company decision-makers must recognize that the sheer variety of attack vectors is something…

Facebook Mobile Internet Traveling To Africa

Facebook Mobile Internet Traveling To Africa

Facebook Mobile Traveling Far And Wide Expanding Internet access has long been among the chief goals of various web companies and tech world leaders. Google, Microsoft, and Facebook have all been working on ways to make the World Wide Web truly world wide. Mind you, the motivations aren’t completely altruistic. The more people on the web, the more people who can sign up for Facebook and use Google Search, among other things. Now, Facebook has…

Amazon Web Service To Launch Big Data Analytics Service

Amazon Web Service To Launch Big Data Analytics Service

‪Amazon Web Services‬ – Space Needle Amazon is planning to launch a new analytics service for its cloud computing platform, sources told the Wall Street Journal. The business intelligence tool, dubbed Space Needle, is expected to be announced this week at the company’s AWS re:Invent conference in Las Vegas. Amazon Web Services (AWS) is made up of computing services, which operate across eleven geographical regions around the world. AWS includes Amazon S3, Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud,…