Green Computing/Clean Tech

Tesla Solar Plan Would Cost Billions To Implement

By CloudBuzz | July 27, 2016

A 1,500-word manifesto that Elon Musk unveiled last week, outlining his plan to expand Tesla Motors Inc.’s electric-vehicle line and to build “stunning solar roofs,” may end up costing the company tens of billions of dollars to carry out. Musk, Tesla’s

Smart Cities And The Enthusiasm For Technological Advancement

By Jennifer Klostermann | July 13, 2016

Embracing Smart City Innovation In research studies from IHS and Frost & Sullivan, it’s suggested that by 2025 approximately half of the world’s smart cities will be located outside of America and Europe, the advantaged territories that currently boast the

Want To Save The Planet And Be Green? Then Go Cloud!

By John Pientka | July 4, 2016

Going Green Data Centers (DC’s) – they are hungry beasts. Ten years ago the EPA estimated that DC’s consumed 61 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity in the US. Just three years ago the National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) was calling the

The Lighter Side Of The Cloud – Energy Battle

By David | June 24, 2016

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Tesla Makes $2.8 Billion Offer On Solar Power Installation Firm

By CloudBuzz | June 22, 2016

Elon Musk on Tuesday sought to build a clean energy powerhouse as his electric car maker, Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA.O), made an offer to buy his solar installation firm SolarCity Corp (SCTY.O) in a stock deal worth as much as

5 Ways New Technology is Having an Impact on the Energy Sector

By Eric Hebert | June 13, 2016

Tech Energy Sector We’ve discussed here in the past how cleantech (a blanket term that includes technologies that affect recycling, renewable energy, transportation, and others) is moving energy efficiency into the cloud, and how there are many very well-known technology

The Future IoT and Energy Collaborations

By Jennifer Klostermann | February 25, 2016

IoT and Energy Collaborations  The Internet of Things (IoT) was a key topic at this year’s Cleantech Forum, which took place in San Francisco at the end of January, and it seems both entrepreneurs and investors are confident the sector

Microsoft Underwater Data Center To Be Tested

By CloudTweaks | February 1, 2016

Microsoft Underwater Data Center “The sea is everything” Jules Verne Microsoft, believing that the sea holds the key to their future, has tested a self-contained data center that operates far below the surface of the ocean. The key to this

Smart Connected Cities Must Learn To Efficiently Collaborate

By Jeremy Daniel | January 21, 2016

Smart Connected Cities A study from research firm Gartner demonstrates how smart and connected cities require a large number of players to collaborate efficiently, in order to unlock the huge potential associated with cities of the future. The study focused

Going Green With Big Data And The Cloud

By Jennifer Klostermann | November 26, 2015

Green Technologies  Amazon has just launched its fourth renewable energy program, increasing its data centers’ use of green power thanks to a new wind farm to be built in rural Paulding County, Ohio. Starting in May 2017, this green plant

What You Need To Know About Choosing A Cloud Service Provider

What You Need To Know About Choosing A Cloud Service Provider

Selecting The Right Cloud Services Provider How to find the right partner for cloud adoption on an enterprise scale The ...
Living In A Post-Safe Harbor World: What Your Company Needs To Know

Living In A Post-Safe Harbor World: What Your Company Needs To Know

Living In A Post-Safe Harbor World With the striking down of the Safe Harbor agreement in October, we have seen ...
5 Simple Tips to Help Avoid Ransomware

5 Simple Tips to Help Avoid Ransomware

5 Tips to Avoid Ransomware Ransomware is a particularly pernicious form of malware: unsatiated by simply using your system as ...
Minna Wang

Using Cloud Technology In The Education Industry

Student Collaboration Arguably one of society's most important functions, teaching can still seem antiquated at times. Many schools still function ...
Leveraging Carrier Ethernet To Connect To The Cloud

Leveraging Carrier Ethernet To Connect To The Cloud

Connecting To The Cloud Determining the Best Cloud Connectivity Solution With the Cloud only being as good as employees’ ability ...
Mark Carrizosa

Despite Record Breaches, Secure Third Party Access Still Not An IT Priority

Record Breaches Research has revealed that third parties cause 63 percent of all data breaches. From HVAC contractors, to IT ...