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The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – Virtual Office Space

The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – Virtual Office Space

By David Fletcher Please feel free to share our comics via social media networks such as Twitter with a clear attribution (Twitter example: via @cloudtweaks) to the original comic source. If you are a company brand looking to utilize our comics to generate leads to a specific landing page, newsletter, presentation or social media campaign, you can contact us regarding commercial licensing rates. Enjoy! The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – Big Data The Lighter Side Of…

Medical Professionals Face Unique Challenges Using The Cloud

Medical Professionals Face Unique Challenges Using The Cloud

Medical Professionals Using The Cloud The presence and value of Cloud tools have seeped into virtually every industry, and the medical profession is certainly no exception. However, because of the special rules regarding patient privacy, specifically those found in HIPAA, people handling patient information must follow specific guidelines that in many cases, are violated by standard cloud services. Of course many services claim HIPAA compliance in order to attract healthcare clients, however, an approved “HIPAA…

Bosch Gearing Up For The IoT Market

Bosch Gearing Up For The IoT Market

Bosch IoT Market Germany’s Robert Bosch GmbH is challenging US tech rivals by launching its own cloud computing network that will use the internet to connect to just about anything, from dishwashers to cars. Using data acquired from their machines, Bosch hopes to transform themselves from industrial manufacturer to full-blown service provider and expects its engineering expertise will serve as an advantage in the Internet of Things (IoT) space. Bosch’s Cloud On Wednesday, Bosch announced plans…

Connecting Your Cloud Services With High Speed Internet

Connecting Your Cloud Services With High Speed Internet

Killer Connection Speeds Which country in the world has the honor of claiming the fastest internet speed in the world? Who has the fastest mobile internet? And which American city is the champion of download speed? These insights are all contained in a fascinating new infographic released by forward-facing website Futurism.com. You may have guessed it already, but the title for the world’s fastest average broadband internet belongs to South Korea, where the average citizen…

Avaya Reimagines The Possibilities Of Communications With Zang

Avaya Reimagines The Possibilities Of Communications With Zang

Possibilities of Communications with Zang Zang delivers the first all-in-one cloud communication and applications-as-a-service platform that lets anyone build custom, communications-enabled apps Enterprise Connect 2016, Orlando, Fla. Booth #1707—March 9, 2016— Avaya today unveiled Zang,™ an innovative cloud communications platform and communication applications- as- a-service that revolutionizes the way businesses can use communications to connect with their customers and employees. With 79% of IT teams currently developing apps for customers, partners and employees, 100% cloud-based Zang offers easy…

Is Fear Holding Back a Next Generation of Cyber Security Approaches?

Is Fear Holding Back a Next Generation of Cyber Security Approaches?

Next Generation of Cyber Security As I walked through RSA last week, I was struck by the usual fear laden messages “You’re not safe and never will be but I (vendor) have a silver bullet that will protect you.” And, I wondered if this fear-based approach is deterring a badly needed next generation of cyber security approaches. For as long as I have been in the security industry, the focus has been on selling fear…

IoT: Connected Manufacturing Leads To Service as a Product

IoT: Connected Manufacturing Leads To Service as a Product

Connected Manufacturing A car is driven back to its home garage for the night, and its data port is plugged in. Then, some exciting things happen. First off, the car sends diagnostic information back to the manufacturer to cross-check against any systems that require repair, maintenance, or replacement. The manufacturer then downloads a selection of new driver experiences, including a different acceleration style (choice of sporty or smooth), improved navigation and mapping software, and new…

Cloud Tools For Managing Your Virtual Office

Cloud Tools For Managing Your Virtual Office

Virtual Office Cloud Tools Today, those with the necessary skill sets and employment experience are scattered across the globe, and virtual offices allow you to employ the right person for the right job, even if your head office is far from a particular talent pool. But managing remote offices and personnel requires a certain finesse not necessarily needed in a physical office. Thankfully, the cloud provides the structure and tools necessary to ensure fast communication…