The Many Interpretations Of Cloud Brokers I had an interesting discussion the other day with a person who said “I don’t believe in cloud brokers.” I thought about the opening gambit for a bit wondering if in the end Cloud Brokers like the Easter Bunny and Santa Clause were open for “interpretation.” Anyone can argue
Exploiting Big Data For Creating New Products And Innovation With the development of technology resources, organizations will increasingly depend on exploiting data for creating new products, services, innovation as well as changes in business processes. Big data is currently one of the most talked about issues in business and organizations. Big data is a collection
Cloud Infographic: The Rise Of Cloud ERP We have been covering the growth of Cloud ERP on CloudTweaks for several years. We understand that there are some exciting growth opportunities associated with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP). Attached is an informative infographic provided by the team at Acumatica which provides some very encouraging growth numbers.
Preserving The Cloud: The Wayback Machine News broke this week that The Wayback Machine has now archived 4 hundred billion webpages. The Wayback Machine enables users to see how another website looked in the past, and after launching in 1996 the project now requires an incredible 5 petabytes of storage to maintain all its data.
Why You Need To Put Business Continuity Ahead Of DR In The Cloud The emergence of disaster recovery as a service (DRaaS) has made thinking about disaster a whole lot less scary for an increasing number of organizations. It’s cheaper than outfitting a separate and equal disaster recovery site that mirrors your data center. It
Eyes In The Cloud: New Technology Brings Hope To Thousands A revolutionary new technology that could improve the vision of thousands of children around the world has been receiving increased coverage in recent weeks. We’ve already seen cloud computing can benefit the healthcare industry from a provider’s side, but the latest vision-screening technology is one
Whitepaper Friday: PaaS – The Next Cloud-Based Battlefield Readers who subscribe to our newsletters will know that we always recommend a whitepaper that is related to one of the big news stories of the week. These whitepapers have proved to be very popular, with several subscribers sending us feedback to comment on how useful they
Cloud Infographic: Corporate IT Security Stats Each week on CloudTweaks we provide a few shoutouts to companies who provide engaging and interesting infographics that reflect our readers interests. In this case, we have an excellent infographic provided by the team at arellia.com which takes a closer look at cyber-security and some of the biggest malware threats
Head To Toe Testing – Applications In The Cloud Environment As the application performance is the main source to drive the business growth, testing the conventional software applications serves a critical role in the growth of any enterprise or organization. In conventional on premises testing scenarios, setting up an infrastructure for testing was the prime
IBM and SAP Announce Industry’s Largest Cloud Deal IBM and SAP have shaken the cloud computing world this afternoon with the announcement of one of the largest cloud deals in the industry’s history – bringing together two of the largest technology companies in a bid to offer a more holistic service to their clients. SAP
Using Big Data To Make Cities Smarter The city of the future is impeccably documented. Sensors are used to measure air quality, traffic patterns, and crowd movement. Emerging neighborhoods are quickly recognized, public safety threats are found via social networks, and emergencies are dealt with quicklier. Crowdsourcing reduces commuting times, provides people with better transportation
Cloud Infographic – What Is The Internet of Things? “We’re still in the first minutes of the first day of the Internet revolution.” – Scott Cook The Internet of Things (IOT) and Smart Systems are based on the notions of Sensors, Connectivity, People and Processes. We are creating a new world to view and measure anything
Cloud Infographic: The Education Of Tomorrow Online Education is a very exciting topic for many as it opens up many new doors and opportunities. We’ve touched on areas such as Massive Open Online Sources (MOOC) which provides tremendous levels of cloud based interconnectivity. We’ve taken a look into higher education, the increased demand for online courses as well as
Cloud Infographic – The Power Of Cloud Disaster Recovery Preventing a Cloud Disaster is one thing. Recovering from a disaster is a whole other area of concern. Today’s infographic provided by CloudVelox outlines some best practices and safeguards in order to help your business make more informed decisions.
Shaping The World With New Technologies As a connected collection of intelligent objects, the Internet of Everything promises to open up those areas of the world hardest hit by economic, political and agricultural blights. Relatively inexpensive devices, paired with revolutionary energy sources and unprecedented access to information offer great promise to farmers and workers in…
Wearable Tech And Preventative Healthcare There are so many exciting new opportunities available to utilize wearable technology in the future. Areas such as nanotechnology disease monitoring, crowdfunding to wearable accessories are some excellent examples of the potential. Estimates vary, but appear to suggest that the market will produce between $14-50 Billion over the next few years. Included below
Ten Tips for Successful Business Intelligence Implementation The cost of Business Intelligence (BI) software goes far beyond the purchase price. Time spent researching, implementing, and maintaining your BI investment can snowball quickly and mistakes are often expensive. Your time is valuable – save it by learning from other businesses’ experiences. We’ve compiled the top ten
How Do These Two Compare? In Boy Scouts, I learned how to tie knots. The quickest knot you can tie is the slipknot. It’s very effective for connecting one thing to another via the rope you have. It was used in setting up tents, mooring boats to docks temporarily and lifting your food up into
DALLAS, September 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — According to new market research report “Data Center Support Infrastructure Market by Solution (Power, Cooling, Security), by Service (Consultation, Professional, System Integrator), by End Users (Cloud, Colocation, Enterprise), by Verticals… Read the source article at PR Newswire
LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–iLEVEL Opens European Data Centre for the Private Equity industry. Dedicated private cloud will service a growing European market for iLEVEL, where clients prioritise local data storage…Read the source article at businesswire.com
The Federal Government on Tuesday issued a tender to establish a panel of cloud service providers as it readies to provide agencies with easier access to hosted IT infrastructure services. Read the source article at Computerworld Australia