Kiril Kirilov

Edge Computing

Edge Computing Replaces Public Clouds in Multiple Use Case Scenarios

Edge Computing Market The edge computing market in the United States is forecast to have revenues of over $1 billion by 2025, with manufacturing being the largest user of edge computing services closely followed by telecoms and consumer appliances. Consumers

Open Source Stat

The Importance of Open Source Security

Open Source Vulnerabilities Open source software is rapidly gaining popularity with 93 percent of organizations using open source software and 78 percent performing all or part of their business operations on open source platforms, according to the Tenth Annual Future

Smart Contract Use Cases

The State of Smart Contracts: Many Challenges Ahead

The State of Smart Contracts With blockchain technology expanding into a growing number of industries and its applications broadening by the day, organizations and individuals are to witness self-executing smart contracts in literary any field of business. Decentralized apps, or

Fintech Invest

Blockchain Companies Seek and Find Funding Outside the U.S.

Blockchain Companies Seek Funding Outside the U.S. Blockchain companies are actively seeking funding deals outside of traditional tech hubs such as Silicon Valley, according to a report by CB Insights and other analysts. Bitcoin is generating a lot of buzz

Autonomous Vehicle Startups Attract 76% of All Auto Tech Investment

Autonomous Vehicle Startups Automotive tech startups are attracting close to $4 billion worth of investment since the start of 2017, according to a report by CB Insights. However, two-thirds of the amount, or 76 percent, are going into the pockets

Dark Data

How to Spot Fake Digital Currency

Fake Digital Currency With the Bitcoin currency skyrocketing to levels above $8,000 per bitcoin and initial coin offerings emerging on a daily basis, a growing number of individuals and institutional investor look at cryptocurrencies as an alternative to more traditional

Ai Investors

How AI Changes Investment Decisions We Make

AI Investment Decisions Artificial intelligence and machine learning are changing the way investors make decisions both at corporate and individual level. Institutional investors are using computing machines to make smarter investment decisions for years. Proliferation of predictive analytics, machine learning,

Travel Industry

2017 Sets a New Record for Travel Tech Exits

Travel Tech The number of travel tech exits backed by venture capital grew from 11 in 2013 to 20 in the first three quarters of 2017, according to a report by CB Insights. It is fair to say that further

Security Cloud

Cloud Security Solutions Still Puzzle Businesses

Cloud Security Solutions Roughly one third of enterprises in North America experience troubles maintaining their cloud security due to the fast progress in cloud technologies and the complex nature of the cloud, a report by Threat Stack and the Enterprise

Aws

Should Businesses Fear the Power of Amazon and Google?

Amazon and Google Amazon is replacing Google as the most cited company, according to the number of mentions in publicly available corporate conference calls. The news passed largely unnoticed although this is quite a news bearing in mind that both

Chatbot Survey

Can Corporate Chatbots Survive AI?

Corporate Chatbots We read a lot of news about chatbots reshaping entire industry sectors by utilizing artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and natural language processing. Some chatbots are good in assisting consumers in buying tickets or finding good food nearby.

Digital Twins

Digital Twins: Benefiting All Stakeholders in Virtual Environments

Digital Twins and Virtual Environments Engineers utilize the concept of digital twins for centuries. You design an apparatus, then track its performance on paper, find points you can enhance, and then make the necessary tweaks to processes or components. Digitization

Manufacturing Industry

North Americans: “Yes” to Driverless Cars, “No” to Automation

Driverless Cars and Automation Americans have no worries about autonomous vehicles roaming their roads but most of them are deeply worried about automation of tasks across a growing number of industries. According to a research by the Pew Research Center,

Hacker Robots

Is Artificial Intelligence Dangerous? AI Will Not Outsmart Humans Anytime Soon

Is Artificial Intelligence Dangerous Overly optimistic news on artificial intelligence and deep learning progress are everywhere. Some news stories offer rational analysis; others are just media buzz on trending topics. With all the AI rumors surrounding us, it is worth

Mitigation Security

Selecting a Free or Cheap VPN May Hurt Your Privacy

Cheap VPN May Hurt Your Privacy Virtually any government on Earth tracks your Internet browsing history or online searches while corporations are eager to show you ads depending on your browsing habits. Using a Virtual Private Network, or VPN, is

Predicting How AI Will Improve Talent Management In 2020

73% of U.S. CEOs and CHROs plan to use more AI in the next three years to improve talent management. U.S.-based enterprises’’ adoption of AI for recruitment soared in the last year, jumping from 22% in 2018 to 47% this

Cryptographic Key Generation – It’s Time To Pay Attention

Cryptographic Key Generation When we think about cryptographic keys, we tend to think about closely guarded secrets. Keys are the only thing that keeps the attacker away from your encrypted data. Some keys are usually treated with the appropriate level of

Open APIs Alone Won’t Change Banking

Open Banking API’s Most people think of banks as one monolithic entity, but they are actually made up of hundreds of independent, pseudo-integrated systems. When a bank wants to make any kind of change, it has to conduct regression testing

Thought Leadership, CxO and Influencers

Senior Writer, Technology Consultant | CloudTweaks
Security and Privacy Leader
CTO, IoT and Analytics | Hitachi Vantara
Founder & CEO | Egnyte
CMO | Cisco, Webex
Director of Product Marketing | MetricStream
Field CTO | Intralinks
President and CEO | Wasabi
CEO | City Network, OpenStack Foundation Board Member
CEO | Leostream Corporation
CEO | ACUMATICA

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