Cloud Computing

How Modern Architects Transform the Messy Mix of Hybrid Cloud into a Force Multiplier

By Dana Gardner | November 10, 2017

Modern Architects Transform The next BriefingsDirect cloud strategies insights interview focuses on how IT architecture and new breeds of service providers are helping enterprises manage complex cloud scenarios. We’ll now learn how composable infrastructure and auto-scaling help improve client services, operations, and business

How to protect your data with the 3-2-1 strategy

By Alexander Negrash | November 10, 2017

How To Protect Your Data Every once in a while we all find ourselves in a situation where our data is irrecoverably lost. Be it hardware malfunction, nasty ransomware, or failure to repeatedly press Ctrl+S while working on that crucial

Direct Connect To Cloud: Solving For Performance, But At What Cost?

By Mark Casey | November 9, 2017

Direct Cloud Connect Executives embarking on the journey to becoming a digital enterprise are essentially asking IT to enable the enterprise to create new services and products and bring them to market faster. Cloud infrastructure services have been key to

How AI Changes Investment Decisions We Make

By Kiril Kirilov | November 9, 2017

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,

Hey, You, Get off of My Cloud; Deciding, Designing and Deploying Cloud Technologies

By Cloud Syndicate | November 8, 2017

Deciding, Designing and Deploying Cloud Technologies It was not too long ago that financial services firms once guarded their data centers as sacred vaults. It used to be that they “operated closed”, as in ‘did not share their data’, in

Why Open Source Technology is the Key to Any Collaboration Ecosystem

By Bobby Beckmann | November 8, 2017

Open Source Collaboration Ecosystem Open source – software whose source code is public and can be modified or shared freely – is a hot topic in the world of technology development and for good reason. In my opinion, the trend

GDPR Compliance: A Network Perspective

By CloudTweaks | November 7, 2017

GDPR Compliance Regulations can be a tricky thing. For the most part, they’re well thought out in terms of mandating actions that a company can or cannot take – they do a really good job of telling us what we

How Will Artificial Intelligence Really Impact Jobs?

By Allan Leinwand | November 7, 2017

Artificial Intelligence Jobs Hamilton is my favorite Broadway musical. The show follows the life of one of America’s founding fathers, Alexander Hamilton, who went from a destitute, illegitimate child in the British West Indies to become the mastermind behind the

A strategic partnership with Salesforce to bring the power of cloud to businesses globally

By CloudBuzz | November 7, 2017

Our partners are incredibly important in helping our customers maximize the value of their cloud investments. Today, we’re announcing a first-of-its-kind strategic partnership with Salesforce that spans Google Cloud and Google Analytics to enable smarter, more collaborative experiences for our customers. As cloud-native companies,

Blockchain ≠ Bitcoin: Demystifying Blockchain’s Business Value in Oil and Gas

By Cloud Syndicate | November 6, 2017

Demystifying Blockchain’s Business Value This is part 1 of a 2-part series on blockchain technology. Blockchain was developed almost a decade ago from the need to provide a cost-effective, secure, and reliable system to conduct financial transactions for Bitcoin. For

The Cloud Debate - Private, Public, Hybrid or Multi Clouds?

The Cloud Debate – Private, Public, Hybrid or Multi Clouds?

The Cloud Debate Now that we've gotten over the hump of whether we should adopt the cloud or not, "which ...
Part 2: Strategies for Securing Mobile Devices in a Cloud-based World

Part 2: Strategies for Securing Mobile Devices in a Cloud-based World

Part 2: Strategies for Securing Mobile Devices With workplace mobility now a way of life and companies investing in cloud-based ...
Opportunities and Pitfalls When Hiring a Chief Data Officer

Opportunities and Pitfalls When Hiring a Chief Data Officer

The Chief Data Officer As part of their digital roadmap, organizations are increasingly taking advantage of big data and making ...
Cloud Accounting Industry

Skills for faster innovation in financial services

Banks and insurance companies are going through a lot of changes. Read on to see my thinking on how to facilitate that ...
RSA Conference: FUD-free or filled?

RSA Conference: FUD-free or filled?

IoT 15 Billion Units By 2021 At the annual RSA conference, there were plenty of discussions and presentations on the ...
Will 2018 Be the Year Augmented Reality Moves Outside ‘Pokémon Go’?

Will 2018 Be the Year Augmented Reality Moves Outside ‘Pokémon Go’?

2018 Augmented Reality If you’ve never heard of “Pokémon Go” — or at least never had the concept explained to ...