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Cloud Computing

Pertaining to applications provided as services through the Web.

The 4 Advantages of Choosing a Cloud BI Provider

February 3, 2016 by Annie Bustos

Along with the rise of Big Data and the desire for companies to better understand their customer base comes the pressing need for business intelligence (BI) solutions. In the past few years these were traditionally on-premises solutions but they are now shifting to the cloud making them more affordable and more scalable. In fact, the cloud based BI market is projected to grow to $2.94B by 2018.[read more]

Interop Las Vegas 2016 will Highlight Emerging Cloud Innovations

February 1, 2016 by Natalie Lehrer

Cloud Connect at Interop Las Vegas 2016 will dive deep into the disruptive technologies that will impact businesses in the coming years. Interop is celebrating its 30th anniversary as being the top independent Networking and IT conference. Interop 2016 will be held in Las Vegas at the Mandalay Bay Resort on May 2nd through the 6th. The 2016 event will heavily focus on cloud, with several workshops, breakaway segments and conferences that are designed to give your organization both motivation and inspiration.[read more]


Why You Should Be Securing Big Data In The Cloud

January 30, 2016 by Ryan Kidman

Combining big data and the cloud is the perfect solution for a company's computing needs. A company's data often requires a computing environment which can quickly and effectively grow and flex, automatically accommodating large amounts of data. The cloud computing environment does just that. There is one question which continually arises when discussing cloud computing.[read more]


Is Your POS Plugged To The Cloud?

January 29, 2016 by Anand Srinivasan

While big retailers with annual turnover in the billions stand to gain from this technology, the need of the hour for small retailers is to adopt technological tools that will help them scale. There are two ways of doing this.[read more]

3 Perks of an Office 365 Migration that You Didn’t Know About

January 12, 2016 by Kyle Cebull

When executed by a reputable, experienced organization, an Office 365 migration can be completely seamless.[read more]


72% of People Aren’t Familiar with Hosted VoIP

January 4, 2016 by Josh Rose

VoIP is the concept of using the internet and cloud based servers to place calls instead of using traditional pbx boxes and phone cables. A universally understood example being Skype which allows you to video or audio call anyone around the world over the internet for free.[read more]

Public vs. Private Cloud: How to Integrate Your Data Across Both

December 30, 2015 by Pete Johnson

Private clouds are a natural extension of the virtualization revolution of the late 1990s and early 2000s, and they give organizations the ability to quickly create virtual machine environments— whether they are running vSphere, OpenStack, CloudStack or some other technology. Ultimately, though, that private cloud is based on capital expense of bare metal hardware in a data center you are responsible for.[read more]


5 Ways How Cloud Technology Is Bolstering Entrepreneurs' Effectiveness

December 29, 2015 by Peter Davidson

In the past, small business owners have been limited to what resources were available to them in terms of internet based technologies. Today, however, with the technological world booming and advancements on the rise, small and medium business owners have available to them nearly all of the same resources as larger organizations.[read more]


Managing Projects in the Cloud

December 28, 2015 by Konstantin Rabin

Managing your projects the right way is certainly a key to get the most out of the resources at your disposal. Nevertheless, many organizations fail in identifying the most useful tool. In this article we will take a look at why your company should go for a cloud-based project management tool, identify the main benefits and also check one of the greatest options.[read more]


5 Innovative and Diverse Uses of Big Data

December 22, 2015 by Daniel Matthews

As we move into 2016, it’s worth looking at how people are using big data to do what they do. It’s exciting. From these real-life cases you can learn a lot about what big data is up to—you’re getting a peek into the workings of companies who are using this stuff in real-time, in different ways. From this peek, you can draw some conclusions about trends for 2016, about how industries are going to be using big data.[read more]

How Cloud Technologies and Cloud Companies Have Affected the Economy

December 17, 2015 by Matthew Zajechowski

With businesses and consumers using and participating in cloud-based technologies more often, the economic impact has become an unmistakable juggernaut in itself. In 2015 alone, there was a 74% increase in both private and public cloud usage by businesses. Cloud computing spending by small businesses will reach $16 billion in 2015. By 2020, cloud computing is anticipated to be a $270 billion dollar industry.[read more]


Could Cloud Based Systems Save the World?

December 14, 2015 by Josh Rose

Big data needs big resources. Big resources have big costs - and not just financially. As technologies improve and the Earth spins faster we find ourselves using and needing more resources for the ever growing amounts of data that have now become ingrained into the everyday functioning of our lives.[read more]

Have You Ever Used Cloud Scalability for Your eBusiness?

December 11, 2015 by Kelvin Smith

Are you into ecommerce business? Have you thought about its scalability? Irrespective of whether your company is new or tenured, it can be difficult to anticipate when it may cross the past benchmark(s) of popularity. Optimistically, one day your e-business is going to be widespread, so would be your needs to fulfill various related aspects. Wherein increasing the size of the venture linearly without affecting its fundamental properties in the world of computer network infrastructure is referred to as scalability.[read more]

Project Management & Cloud Computing: Your Strategic Weapon for Success

December 11, 2015 by Sebastien Boyer

We are nearing that time when all our works will take place in the cloud. In fact, cloud computing has already become so ubiquitous that a lot of businesses are now trusting the technology to store, access and aggregate their data, IT systems, apps and other activities. On reason behind the popularity of cloud services is its ability to produce on demand information in record time that too without adding a huge cost, otherwise associated with on-site deployment.[read more]


Is Big Data Winning or Losing?

December 9, 2015 by Josh Rose

Big data is now used everywhere. AT&T has a database of 312 terabytes, the NSA use 30 million gigabytes a day and Facebook user share 30 billion pieces of content daily. There is big money and big opportunity in big data. Huge scale tools are being created all the time to benefit our existence and to make our lives easier. However these tools can sometimes be easier to cheat than other systems.[read more]