Cloud-Based Fraud – How Serious Is The Problem?

Cloud-Based Fraud – How Serious Is The Problem?

Cloud-Based Fraud – How Serious Is The Problem? Cloud services have brought untold benefits to both personal users and businesses around the world, but with its success has come a darker side – as the cloud unquestionably helps criminals commit fraud and other illegal activities. Why does it Happen? The cloud’s key benefits, such as…

Moving ERP To The Cloud

Moving ERP To The Cloud

Moving ERP to the Cloud You can’t run a business without ERP. The term itself stands for Enterprise Resource Planning, but in essence ERP is about pulling together all the functions involved in a company into one computer or system. Everything from purchasing raw goods to shipping finished product, even HR and Accounts Payable needs…

Cloud Infographic – Big Data And Netflix

Cloud Infographic – Big Data And Netflix

Big Data And Netflix The film industry is huge, generating in excess of $520 billion revenue in the USA in 2013. Imagine if this behemoth of the entertainment world could be further refined by taking account of consumers’ preferences, viewing habits and cultural interests? Big data makes this refinement possible. As consumers publish information and provide a constant stream…

Do You Want Faster Commutes? Big Data Can Help

Do You Want Faster Commutes? Big Data Can Help

Do You Want Faster Commutes? Big Data Can Help For many people commuting is one of the worst aspects of their job. The average commuter in London travels for 277 hours per year – that’s almost an hour and a half a day. Workers in America fare little better, with 8.1 percent of people spending…

HTML5 And WebGL: The Future Of Cloud Gaming

HTML5 And WebGL: The Future Of Cloud Gaming

HTML5 And WebGL: The Future Of Cloud Gaming Hypertext Markup Language, also known as HTML, has long been the standard used in creating web pages and content. Originally created in 1990 by Tim Berners-Lee, also credited as being the father of the World Wide Web, HTML uses tags and angle brackets to designate elements inside…

Having Your Cybersecurity And Eating It Too

Having Your Cybersecurity And Eating It Too

The Catch 22 The very same year Marc Andreessen famously said that software was eating the world, the Chief Information Officer of the United States was announcing a major Cloud First goal. That was 2011. Five years later, as both the private and public sectors continue to adopt cloud-based software services, we’re interested in this…

The Cancer Moonshot: Collaboration Is Key

The Cancer Moonshot: Collaboration Is Key

Cancer Moonshot In his final State of the Union address in January 2016, President Obama announced a new American “moonshot” effort: finding a cure for cancer. The term “moonshot” comes from one of America’s greatest achievements, the moon landing. If the scientific community can achieve that kind of feat, then surely it can rally around…

How You Can Improve Customer Experience With Fast Data Analytics

How You Can Improve Customer Experience With Fast Data Analytics

Fast Data Analytics In today’s constantly connected world, customers expect more than ever before from the companies they do business with. With the emergence of big data, businesses have been able to better meet and exceed customer expectations thanks to analytics and data science. However, the role of data in your business’ success doesn’t end…

Moving Your Email To The Cloud? Beware Of Unintentional Data Spoliation!

Moving Your Email To The Cloud? Beware Of Unintentional Data Spoliation!

Cloud Email Migration In today’s litigious society, preserving your company’s data is a must if you (and your legal team) want to avoid hefty fines for data spoliation. But what about when you move to the cloud? Of course, you’ve probably thought of this already. You’ll have a migration strategy in place and you’ll carefully…

Staying on Top of Your Infrastructure-as-a-Service Security Responsibilities

Staying on Top of Your Infrastructure-as-a-Service Security Responsibilities

Infrastructure-as-a-Service Security It’s no secret many organizations rely on popular cloud providers like Amazon and Microsoft for access to computing infrastructure. The many perks of cloud services, such as the ability to quickly scale resources without the upfront cost of buying physical servers, have helped build a multibillion-dollar cloud industry that continues to grow each…