Security
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Are You Securing Your Data Enough With Encryption and 2FA?

anand.smartdata - August 31, 2016

There are two strategies that are regarded fool-proof when it comes to data security - encryption and two-factor-authentication (2FA). The idea is that when all the data…

IT
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Is Hyper Converged Infrastructure Right For Your Organization

anand.smartdata - July 28, 2016

Back in the day, organizations built their IT infrastructure in distinct silos. This included separate entities for networking, storage, systems administration and software. Much of this has…

Data Management
481 views

Lessons To Learn From How Google Stores Its Data

anand.smartdata - July 7, 2016

When it comes to data, there are few companies that have as much data stored on their servers as Google. According to at least one not so…

Security
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Data Security – Why Your Investments May Not Be Enough

anand.smartdata - June 28, 2016

The 2015 hacking of the IRS database that gave criminals access to details of more than 700,000 tax payers in the United States raised several questions regarding…

Can Google Cloud Trigger A Cloud Influx?
Big Data
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Big Data
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Can Google Cloud Trigger A Cloud Influx?

anand.smartdata - March 28, 2016

For a while now, Google Cloud has remained under the shadows of more established players in the enterprise cloud market like Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure.…

How Big Data & Wearable Technology Is Transforming The Insurance Sector
Hardware
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Hardware
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How Big Data & Wearable Technology Is Transforming The Insurance Sector

anand.smartdata - March 14, 2016

The insurance industry thrives on data. Knowing every little detail about a customer's life and lifestyle, including the number of miles they walk in a day, the…

CRM
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Are You Making Use Of Salesforce1 For Your Business

anand.smartdata - March 5, 2016

It has been over two years since Salesforce announced the launch of Salesforce1, the mobile-first CRM platform that lets businesses easily integrate third party services including Evernote,…

Big Data
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Keeping Legacy Systems Alive Through The Cloud

anand.smartdata - February 17, 2016

If it ain't broke, don't fix it. Some organizations have taken this adage a little too literally and despite the advancements in technology today, continue to use…

Commentary
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Building A Smart Workplace For Post-Millennials

anand.smartdata - February 9, 2016

In just a handful of years from now, the Generation Z (post-millennial kids born between 2000 and 2025) will start entering the workplace. Unlike the earlier generations,…

Cloud Computing
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Is Your POS Plugged To The Cloud?

anand.smartdata - January 29, 2016

In my previous article, I talked about the need for retail point of sale systems to be integrated with big data solutions. As I explained in the…