The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – Xoogler

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The Lighter Side Of The Cloud - Xoogler By David Fletcher All David Fletcher comic images are owned by CloudTweaks.com. If you would like to reuse them on your social media network, please feel free to do so as long as there is a clearly defined link to the original comic source. If you would like to use

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CloudCast – Weather Prediction On The Cloud

CloudCast – Weather Prediction on the Cloud When you can crunch your Big Data on the Cloud with Amazon EMR, for example, why not shift weather simulation on the Cloud as well? CloudCast does pretty much this with their local weather prediction. Cloud’s Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) architecture is best suited for leveraging third party services for

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Wake Up! The Speed Of Business Is In Milliseconds!

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Wake up! The Speed of Business is in Milliseconds! Back in the mid 1980’s a ground-breaking television series called Max Headroom heralded the high-speed, media-saturated age in which we now live. In addition to the acerbic title character, the show’s protagonists were journalists, working for a television network whose commercials, called “blipverts,” were merely seconds

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Your Thousand-Foot View Of The Battlefield

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Your Thousand-Foot View of the Battlefield For decades, even before the age of the cloud or even of computers, people would look up at the clock and ask, “Where did the day go?” Sooner or later they would have to sit across from their manager and answer the same types of questions: “What are you

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The Ways Cloud Is Powering Call Center Innovation

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The Ways Cloud Is Powering Call Center Innovation For any business owner, one of the biggest challenges associated with running a company is handling all of your communication needs. It can require a great deal of manpower to actually handle the inbound and outbound communications of your clients and also other businesses. If you aren’t

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The Dangers Of The American Cloud Industry

The Dangers of the American Cloud Industry With all the hype that Cloud Computing is getting, more and more companies and individuals are jumping on the Cloud band wagon and enjoying the benefits. But despite its global reach, the greater majority of Cloud Computing infrastructure and service providers are still American companies. This means that

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Cloud Video Streaming And Subscriptions

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Cloud Video Streaming And Subscriptions What is better? Wait… let me start over here. Is ownership with a one time price or a monthly subscription with a constant flux of entertainment a better option with internet based entertainment? I guess this is more of a subjective question with the person but these are really the

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Cloud Infographic: The Adoption Of Cloud Services

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Cloud Infographic: The Adoption Of Cloud Services Nice infographic provided courtesy of Aerohive Networks Surveying 200 IT professionals, notable stats include: 90 percent of IT professionals are investigating, implementing, or maintaining a cloud service today 53 percent of IT professionals would prefer to manage and configure their network through the cloud instead of using an

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The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – The Cloud Lecture

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The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – The Cloud Lecture     By David Fletcher All David Fletcher comic images are owned by CloudTweaks.com. If you would like to reuse them on your social media network, please feel free to do so as long as there is a clearly defined link to the original comic source. If

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Cloud Infographic: Cyber Threats

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Cloud Infographic: Cyber Threats People have always feared that cloud computing is inherently lacking in security because of the distribution methods used, allowing it to be more public than necessary. But research and reports indicate that it is not less secure than enterprise computing as they actually both suffer from the same types of attack.

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The Next Evolution In Cloud Storage

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The Next Evolution In Cloud Storage “An invasion of armies can be resisted, but not an idea whose time has come.”      - Victor Hugo (1802-1885), celebrated French author. More than two years ago, I wrote that cloud computing is “an idea whose time has come”). Today, I’m tempted to describe Dispersed Storage in similar terms.

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Ethics On The Cloud

Ethics On The Cloud Ethics and morality have always been dictated by culture and the times. It takes on different forms and their forms from different places and time periods often contradict each other, and what is considered ethical or moral in one era may not be in another. The World Wide Web, and now

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Grading Students In The Cloud

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Grading Students in the Cloud One of the most common characteristics of new cloud computing-driven innovations in education has been the transmission of traditional academic practices (tutoring, assignment collection, extra help meetings, etc.) into the new platforms and opportunities made available by the cloud. While it is easy to get swept up in the more

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