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Let’s Look Into A Crystal Ball And See What The Future Holds For Cloud Computing

By Scott Andersen | March 14, 2017

Let’s look into the cloud computing future Wandering around town the other day I stopped in a psychic’s storefront. I had time to kill, so it seemed like something useful to do. I asked the Psychic “what does the future hold

Metal Detecting Drone

The Rise Of The Metal Detecting Drone

By Scott Andersen | March 8, 2017

Metal Detecting Drone Look up in the sky; it’s a bird, no it’s a plane. No, it is a swarm of metal detection drones that found the change in your pocket! The concept in the drone space of modular drones

The Many Creative Uses In Drone Technology

By Scott Andersen | January 25, 2017

The Expanding Drone Market I think, looking back at my CloudTweaks posts that I have posted four distinct and different blogs on the concept of drones. I talked about the Pizza Delivery Drone, the modular drone concept and how to get

The Non-Holiday-Specific Mall For Cloud Solutions

By Scott Andersen | December 12, 2016

Cloud Solutions Mall If a mall were dedicated to cloud and cloud solutions and that mall had an Easter Bunny near that holiday, it stands to reason that mall would also set up a North Pole. Then CIOs and other

Combining IoT Gizmo Kits With Your 3D Printer

By Scott Andersen | November 14, 2016

IoT and 3D Printing The 3D printer in my cubicle keeps printing name tags without my name and only cube number instead—should I be worried about this? Imagine a future where an “organizational” 3D printer is stationed in every cube.

Connecting the Power of IoT

By Scott Andersen | October 10, 2016

Connection Power I come not to bury Caesar. Nor do I come to bury his estimates. Estimates, attempts based on data filled with holes to produce a best-guess scenario. Start with how you gather data and from there how you

Security and the Potential of 2 Billion Device Failures

By Scott Andersen | September 14, 2016

IoT Device Failures I have, over the past three years, posted a number of Internet of Things (and the broader NIST-defined Cyber Physical Systems) conversations and topics. I have talked about drones, wearables and many other aspects of the Internet

Tweaking with Application Assessment Tools

By Scott Andersen | August 15, 2016

Application Assessment We have all seen the TV commercial where impossible situations are solved quickly by simply pressing a button market “Easy.” For many organizations, the cloud presents a difficult transition. Over the past few years as a consultant helping

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IoTT, The Internet of Things, Tomorrow

By Scott Andersen | July 14, 2016

What Should Your Home Be Telling You? Home. The place where you lay your head to sleep, where a roof of some form protects you. It’s where you leave the things that are valuable to you as you head off

Virtual Immersion And The Extension/Expansion Of Virtual Reality

By Scott Andersen | June 10, 2016

Virtual Immersion And Virtual Reality This is a term I created (Virtual Immersion). Ah…the sweet smell of Virtual Immersion Success! Virtual Immersion© (VI) an extension/expansion of Virtual Reality to include the senses beyond visual and auditory. Years ago there was a

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