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Data Breaches and the Necessity of Top Tier Security

Data Breaches and the Necessity of Top Tier Security

Top Tier Security Importance In just a few years, information technology has quickly evolved into an indispensable and central part of our lives. Both personally and business-wise, those few who don’t rely on technology are either so far outside of civilizations that access is impossible or believed by the rest of us to be perplexingly eccentric. But just as these tools and services so integral to our lives have developed, so too has the dark…

Infographic Introduction – Benefits of Cloud Computing

Infographic Introduction – Benefits of Cloud Computing

Benefits of Cloud Computing Based on Aberdeen Group’s Computer Intelligence Dataset, there are more than 1.6 billion permutations to choose from when it comes to cloud computing solutions. So what, on the face of it, appears to be pretty simple is actually both complex and dynamic regardless of whether you’re in the market for networking, storage, servers, telephony, virtualisation or applications. By making the right choices for your cloud computing technology you stand to benefit…

The Cost Implications of Cloud Computing

The Cost Implications of Cloud Computing

Pricing The Cloud Gartner predicts that by 2017 the public cloud services market will exceed $244 billion, achieving an impressive growth over just a few years, and organizations worldwide are reflecting this development. IT departments are expected to provide far more tools and services for their businesses than ever before, and they’re expected to do it for less money due to the volatile business environment. Cloud is proving to be the foundation which makes this…

Breakthroughs in Clinical Trials Utilizing the Power of the Cloud

Breakthroughs in Clinical Trials Utilizing the Power of the Cloud

Clinical Trials and the Power of the Cloud Clinical trials play an essential role in the drug development process by effectively demonstrating the efficacy and safety of a pharmaceutical compound. Although lead by scientific endeavor with patient safety and therapeutic benefits in mind, the process of bringing drugs to market is long, complex, bureaucratic and, above all else, expensive. Inefficiencies in the clinical trials process continue to stymie industry stakeholders anxious to rein in the…

The 2016 Stratus Awards For Cloud Computing: New Categories Acknowledged

The 2016 Stratus Awards For Cloud Computing: New Categories Acknowledged

The Stratus Awards For Cloud Computing The most innovative and exciting companies and individuals in the world of cloud computing are set to be honored in an awards program that recognizes the enormous contribution that cloud-based services are making to organizations all around the globe. As the adoption of sophisticated cloud services and strategies gathers momentum, the work of pioneers in the field has become more critical than ever, and the Stratus Awards for Cloud…

Brand Identity Is Now The Crux Of Technology And Business

Brand Identity Is Now The Crux Of Technology And Business

Identity, Technology and Business When Tim Cook and Apple pushed back against the FBI’s iPhone hack request, the resulting conflict hit on where we are, and where we’re going, with technology and business. It’s not just about useful tools people can use for convenience and entertainment anymore. It’s about identity. Apple pushed back because the hack represents an intrusion on privacy. Hacking Syed Farook’s phone provides a direct window on who he is. This would…

How To Build Mobile Apps Quickly Without Sacrificing Stability

How To Build Mobile Apps Quickly Without Sacrificing Stability

Mobile Security and Stability It’s a fear that many mobile app developers have. That in the haste to construct a mobile app and get it out to market, your slapdash efforts will lead to a buggy and poor performing app. This fear is very viable, especially if your team is rushing to construct an entire multi-leveled app in one-go. You need a way to build your product quickly and effectively without compromising security. Here are…

Did You Know That There Is A Real SHIELD?

Did You Know That There Is A Real SHIELD?

The Real Shield You cannot make this up. The ODNI (Office of the Director of National Intelligence), an Act of Congress and a European Commission special “working group” known as Article 29 are all involved. Blame it on Edward Snowden. The Europeans are “concerned” (meaning: terrified) about the privacy protections surrounding any of their data stored in the US. What are we talking about? Facebook, Google, Amazon and many more B2C and B2B organizations collect…

Netflix And Net Neutrality

Netflix And Net Neutrality

How Netflix went against net neutrality For years, Netflix has been claiming that its videos have been deliberately slowed down by carriers so that they could protect their own TV services. But, guess what? It all turns out, things were the other way around. Netflix has finally admitted that for the past five years the company has been slowing down videos for AT&T and Verizon wireless users. And they claimed to do it because they…