What Is The Internet of Things (IOT)?

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 around us through “sensory lenses”. We digitize the results and make them available via networks. Finally, we put all the networked information into bi-directional systems to combine people, data, systems and processes, which leads to more successful decision-making. As a result, we acquire brand new services and smart applications, and lay a path towards diverse applications...

Looking to 2018 and the Future: Do You Think We Are Entering a 4th Turn or 5th Wave?

By John Pientka | January 19, 2018

2018 and the Future Wow! 2017 sure was something. Looking ahead do you see darkness – the 4th turn – or the light – the 5th wave. Your view may depend on your digital awareness. Surprised? Read on. What a roller coaster

Red Hat global survey finds field services operations bullish on emerging technologies

By CloudBuzz | January 18, 2018

Bullish Emerging Technologies For many industries, from transportation to utilities, manufacturing and more, field workers are pivotal to the success of business operations, the satisfaction of customers, and the growth of the bottom line. Field workers are now at the

Amazon shortlists 20 cities for second headquarters

By CloudBuzz | January 18, 2018

(Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) has short-listed 20 cities and regions, including one in Canada, for the construction of a second headquarters that it says will generate 50,000 new, high-paying jobs. Major U.S. centers including New York City, Los Angeles,

Infatuation leads to love – How container orchestration and federation enables multi-cloud competition

By Dana Gardner | January 18, 2018

Container Orchestration The use of containers by developers — and now increasingly IT operators — has grown from infatuation to deep and abiding love. But as with any long-term affair, the honeymoon soon leads to needing to live well together

How Can Blockchain-as-a-Service Help Your Business?

By Mike Chan | January 17, 2018

Blockchain-as-a-Service “Have you seen the price of Bitcoin?”, “You gotta get in on Ripple, it’s going through the roof!”, “Are we in a crypto bubble? Is it all going to crash?” You may have heard all the hype about cryptocurrencies over the

Machine Learning Explained: Understanding Supervised, Unsupervised, and Reinforcement Learning

By Ronald van Loon | January 17, 2018

Machine Learning Explained Once we start delving into the concepts behind Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML), we come across copious amounts of jargon related to this field of study. Understanding this jargon and how it can have an

IBM shares rise after Barclays double upgrade

By CloudBuzz | January 17, 2018

(Reuters) – Shares in International Business Machines rose nearly 2 percent on Wednesday, helped by a double-notch upgrade for the company from Barclays ahead of fourth-quarter results on Thursday. Barclays cited a handful of reasons for moving the stock to

DigitalOcean Announces New Compute Plans to Provide Best Price-to-Performance for Production Applications

By CloudBuzz | January 16, 2018

Changes Position DigitalOcean as Most Competitive, Simple Pricing Solution in Cloud Infrastructure Industry NEW YORK, Jan. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — DigitalOcean, the cloud for developers, today announced new pricing to deliver more memory, compute power and flexibility for customers at

Data Science And Machine Learning Jobs Most In-Demand on LinkedIn

By Louis Columbus | January 16, 2018

Data Science And Machine Learning Jobs Machine Learning Engineers, Data Scientists, and Big Data Engineers rank among the top emerging jobs on LinkedIn. Data scientist roles have grown over 650% since 2012, but currently, 35,000 people in the US have data

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Have you Heard? The Chinese Cloud Is Coming!

Have you Heard? The Chinese Cloud Is Coming!

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Virtual Immersion And The Extension/Expansion Of Virtual Reality

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How SSO Software Works and Why Single Sign-On Is Important

How SSO Software Works and Why Single Sign-On Is Important

The Functionality and Importance of SSO Software SSO is an acronym for Single Sign-On, a software program which uses one ...
How the Cloud Is Improving DNA Sequencing

How the Cloud Is Improving DNA Sequencing

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How Strategy – Not Technology – Is The Real Driver For Digital Transformation

How Strategy – Not Technology – Is The Real Driver For Digital Transformation

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Machine Learning Explained: Understanding Supervised, Unsupervised, and Reinforcement Learning

Machine Learning Explained: Understanding Supervised, Unsupervised, and Reinforcement Learning

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Intel Targets Autonomous Cars and IoT With New Acquisition

Intel Targets Autonomous Cars and IoT With New Acquisition

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How Leading Organizations are Leveraging Big Data

How Leading Organizations are Leveraging Big Data

Seeing The Big Data Picture “Data will talk to you if you’re willing to listen”— Jim Bergeson. Few can dispute ...
The Evolution of the IoT Broker

The Evolution of the IoT Broker

The IoT Broker The concept of a cloud broker has changed and we now instead call it the Hybrid Cloud ...
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Secure Enterprise IoT Platform In the past 12 months here on CloudTweaks I have discussed some topics that were focused ...

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