As shown by the recent surveys, cloud analytics have become an important focus of IT professionals. Managers in most companies and organizations have long realized the significance of data being accurate and truthful in order for a business to function well. The abundance of information is available online and sometimes it gets difficult to choose the freshest and the most important data to deal with. This is why man
Google Wallet is a mobile payment app first released on September 19th2011. The system was initially available only on a Sprint’s Nexus S 4G and it used to support only a limited number of cards. These limitations were probably the reasons why the app didn’t have many opportunities to get widely adopted. However, the improvements Google now made with the support of the cloud may make Wallet more of a household item.
FBI is reported to finally replace the outdated paper-based file sharing and storage system with the new digital technology called Sentinel. Even though it’s only now that the agency officially announced the shift, implementation of digital technology has been an important topic within the FBI for years. The implementation of a digital system lasted for 12 years in total and the overall costs are said to be $600 mill
Cloud computing doesn’t seem to be such a mystery anymore. Now it has a larger number of users and it is possible to get a more general insight into the functions of cloud. So much time has been dedicated to discovering pros and cons of each cloud computing function, but now there is enough information to make more reliable statements about it. Various researches have been examining to what extent the cloud is integr
A lot has been said about the positive changes cloud computing can make in business environment. However, all the benefits of the cloud could only be achieved if companies and organizations deploy proper management. Even though cloud management is not much different from a traditional data center management a lot of IT professionals might still find it challenging. Types of Cloud The toughest decisions to make
Several years ago we might have thought that 80 GB hard drive on our PC offered space that we could never fully occupy. A couple of years after buying a PC, we started copying our files toCDs, flashes and large capacity external drives. These were the most practical ways to protect and backup our data. But the external devices are not enough anymore and it’s time for a better solution – cloud storage. Though cloud st
It is said that people can hardly perceive the numbers above million but this is how much organizations are estimated to spend on data protection annually – one billion or a one thousand million dollars. The research published on June 26th in Symantec’s “State of Information” review included 4,506 global organizations in over 36 countries. It reports that the amount of corporate data is higher than ever before
Since the buzz around cloud computing has been created few years ago, the cloud market was being rapidly populated. Now there are dozens or even hundreds of providers that offer cloud storage services. The reason is clearly a growing readiness of users to adopt the cloud. In the beginning people were weighting advantages of the cloud against its disadvantages and hesitated to move their files to cloud storage.
Even before we entered the new millennium mobile devices began their hasty development. Perhaps now it doesn’t seem so, but the mobile revolution started with the first “brick” mobile phones with limited functions. Now the majority of population in developed countries regularly uses at least two different mobile devices and it is difficult to believe that tablets and blackberries actually had such a funny technologic