Scott Andersen

The Need For Cloud Experts

Cloud Migrations And The Need For Experts

By Scott Andersen | January 23, 2018

The Need For Cloud Experts One of the things that worries me about organizations considering cloud migrations is the reality of experts. Cloud experts are important as you move to implementing your solution in the cloud, but they aren’t as

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I Draw The Line At Chasing After Augmented Reality Creatures With My Phone

By Scott Andersen | December 13, 2017

When Reality Sets In If I sat down for a moment to classify myself as a technologist,  it wouldn’t be as someone frolicking in the field chasing Pokemon. I do not currently own, nor have I ever owned a Poké

Why does the concept of airspace matter in the drone world?

By Scott Andersen | November 23, 2017

The Airspace Drone World Recently I was invited to continue a discussion started last year. The conversation was a roundtable of now High School Seniors. All of them participate in the technology program of a Maryland School District. The originally

The Future Impact of Drone Technology

By Scott Andersen | October 16, 2017

Impact of Drone Technology I spend a lot of time thinking about the impact of drones. Not the impact that occurs when you crash your drone. I have done that twice now, and frankly, it is painful and expensive. Every

The Drone Explosion

The Drone Explosion Continues To Provide Unique Options

By Scott Andersen | September 11, 2017

The Drone Explosion One of the things I have posted about often here on CloudTweaks is the ever growing world of drones. There are legal requirements now for how, where and when you fly your drone. The FAA has a

The Evolution of the IoT Broker

By Scott Andersen | August 3, 2017

The IoT Broker The concept of a cloud broker has changed and we now instead call it the Hybrid Cloud. Where the customer, partner or the organization we are a part of has multiple cloud solutions deployed, and the goal

SCRaaS Screen as a Service

(SCRaaS) Screen as a Service and the Potential Possibilities

By Scott Andersen | July 17, 2017

SCRaaS Screen as a Service Excuse me; I need to duck into this telephone booth and turn into Spreadsheet (non-gender specific hero) Person! One of the concepts that I have considered, published and pursued in the past four years is

Secure Enterprise IoT Platform

Building a Secure Enterprise IoT Platform

By Scott Andersen | June 19, 2017

Secure Enterprise IoT Platform In the past 12 months here on CloudTweaks I have discussed some topics that were focused heavily on drones. In part because that is something that interests me, and in part, because I think there is

The Need For Planning In The Drone World

By Scott Andersen | May 18, 2017

The Drone Highway Do we need to plan the sky? Given the current state of drones that seems a bit far-fetched. But it may not be as far off as you think. The horizon in question, as far as time,

Space Invaders – Is That A Selfie Drone I See Before Me?

By Scott Andersen | April 25, 2017

Selfie Drone Privacy Issues The growing concept of privacy is one that I find very interesting and this is where the selfie drone come into play. Recently a new product has been advertised on TV. It is a personal drone,

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