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AI Chips

Google and Microsoft: The Race For AI Chips

By Kiril Kirilov | August 2, 2017

The Race For AI Chips The semiconductor industry is doing well, with sales of memory and chips growing in 2017. But are current manufacturers slow to adapt to fast developing new technologies like artificial intelligence, virtual reality, and the Internet

Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) Continue To Gain Momentum

By CloudBuzz | June 19, 2017

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., June 19, 2017 – Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) continue to gain momentum in the mainstream tech media. According to recent forecast data from the International Data Corporation, (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Augmented and Virtual Reality Headset

Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference 2017: Apple Unveils ARKit

By Jennifer Klostermann | June 6, 2017

Apple Unveils ARKit A number of exciting new developments and updates have been announced at Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference 2017 (WWDC 2017), including new versions of macOS, iOS, and watchOS platforms, as well as a new iPad Pro tablet, and

IDC: Worldwide Shipments of AR/VR Headsets Gain Momentum in the First Quarter with Strong Growth Forecast

By CloudBuzz | June 1, 2017

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., June 1, 2017 – Worldwide shipments of Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) headsets continued to soar with a total of 2.3 million units shipped in the first quarter of 2017 (1Q17), according to the International Data

Innovative New Technologies

Innovative New Technologies To Look For in the Future

By CloudTweaks | May 22, 2017

Innovative New Technologies As with every year in IT, 2017 brings a new batch of different trends and exciting technologies. Digitization is changing markets, from security to robotics from healthtech to 3Dprinting the world is changing with the help of innovative new

How Brands Can Use IoT and Wearables to Enhance Customer Experience

By Loren Baker | May 9, 2017

Using IoT and Wearables as Part of the Customer Experience The IoT and wearables are on the verge of completely changing how brands interact with customers. Here’s how this tech will boost the customer experience. There’s no denying that outside

Design + Cloud + 3D Printing = Real Objects Anywhere

By John Pientka | April 26, 2017

Design + Cloud + 3D Printing Got an idea for a new gadget or do you need a unique part? Just reach out to Staples and they will print out the physical object and ship it directly to your home

Virtual Reality Healthcare Trends

Virtual Reality Trends and Possibilities in Healthcare

By Jennifer Klostermann | April 26, 2017

Virtual Reality Healthcare Trends Virtual reality tends currently to focus on entertainment and gaming, but it’s a field that’s beginning to show advances into more esteemed areas such as healthcare and medicine. Already high-tech simulations are allowing surgeons and their teams to

VR Gaming

How The Cloud Will Make VR Gaming More Popular

By Kayla Matthews | April 21, 2017

VR Gaming Cloud As far as many gamers are concerned, the future of video games lies in two main areas: the cloud and virtual reality. Each entity is poised to influence the gaming industry on its own, and in the

Terrified of the Coming of Artificial Intelligence (AI)? Don’t Be. Now You Can Rent Your Own!

By John Pientka | April 18, 2017

Now You Can Rent Your Own! Beware the coming of AI! Or so say luminaries like Bill Gates, Stephen Hawking and Elon Musk. They predict a dangerous journey ahead as these machines continue to develop in their capabilities and power.

THOUGHT LEADERSHIP ARCHIVE

Cloud Access Management: Access Everywhere

By Dean Wiech

Cloud Access Management As the utilization of cloud applications has become a standard of using in nearly every industry, there needs to be solutions available to help manage these applications. One way for admins to effectively manage their organization’s applications

Do Not Rely On Passwords To Protect Your Online Information

By John Barco

Do Not Rely On Passwords Simple passwords are no longer safe to use online. John Barco, vice president of Global Product Marketing at ForgeRock, explains why it’s time the industry embraced more advanced identity-centric solutions that improve the customer experience

Green Cloud Computing – Green Power Usage Effectiveness

By Eirikur Hrafnsson

  A few years back the Green Grid developed the Power Usage Effectiveness metric or PUE for short to measure a data centers’ effectiveness of getting power to IT equipment. What the PUE tells you in simple terms is how

GDPR Compliance: A Network Perspective

By CloudTweaks

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

GDPR Compliance

A Quick and Dirty Guide to GDPR Compliance

By Brad Thies

GDPR Compliance Set a reminder: On May 25, 2018, the new General Data Protection Regulation directive from the European Union will go into effect. Although its goal to protect consumer data is admirable, about a third of global companies don’t know whether

Business Versus Technical Cloud Service Brokers And Why It Matters

By CloudTweaks

Cloud Service Brokers Gartner predicts “By 2015, at least 20% of all cloud services will be consumed via internal or external cloud service brokerages, rather than directly, up from less than 5% today.” Thus, it is important to understand what

The Managed Service Provider

Threatening Skies: The Managed Service Provider

By John Humphreys

The Managed Service Provider Business is not easy. Just when you think you have the market figured out, and your business is growing nicely, another new threat comes onto the horizon. Many VARs and MSPs who built successful businesses implementing

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

By Eric Hebert

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

Move Over Brick And Mortar, Education-As-A-Service Is Taking Over

By Scott Skinger

Education-As-A-Service As Bob Dylan once said, “the times they are a-changin’.” Its a verse that sticks like glue in the back of my mind when I reflect on the technology landscape today. Just a few years ago, data analytics services

How Can Cloud Ensure Smooth Business Process Management?

By Art Landro

Smooth Business Process Management Businesses rely on the implementation of processes. Cloud-based software provides a way for easy management and alleviates issues companies face trying to improve these processes, particularly when it comes to prototyping and modeling. A question many

5 Ways the Cloud and IoT Have Transformed the Transportation Industry

5 Ways the Cloud and IoT Have Transformed the Transportation Industry

IoT Transportation Industry The Internet of Things has caused many industries to evolve - but few more than transportation. Here ...
A Look Beyond the Basics of Cloud Database Services: What’s Next for DBaaS?

A Look Beyond the Basics of Cloud Database Services: What’s Next for DBaaS?

Cloud Database Services When it comes to choosing the right database management system (DBMS), developers and data analysts today face ...
Terrified of the Coming of Artificial Intelligence (AI)? Don’t Be. Now You Can Rent Your Own!

Terrified of the Coming of Artificial Intelligence (AI)? Don’t Be. Now You Can Rent Your Own!

Now You Can Rent Your Own! Beware the coming of AI! Or so say luminaries like Bill Gates, Stephen Hawking ...
It’s Not Digital Transformation; It’s Digital “Business” Transformation – Part II

It’s Not Digital Transformation; It’s Digital “Business” Transformation – Part II

Previously in Part I “It’s Not Digital Transformation; It’s Digital “Business” Transformation – Part I” we introduced two fundamental digital ...
The Future of Big Data and DNS Analytics

The Future of Big Data and DNS Analytics

Big Data and DNS Analytics Big Data is revolutionizing the way admins manage their DNS traffic. New management platforms are ...
The Digital Economy: Embracing The Latest Technological Advancements

The Digital Economy: Embracing The Latest Technological Advancements

The Digital Economy As you would expect, for any business to achieve successful growth and meet its objectives, it must ...