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New York, NY, November 14, 2013 --(PR.com)-- IEEE GLOBECOM 2013, the premier international conference dedicated to global communications, will host its 56th annual event within historic Atlanta, Georgia and only a short distance from numerous national attractions such as The Georgia A...
By Bob GourleyIntroduction Cloud computing has become such a pervasive topic that it is literally all encompassing and has become an integrated daily part of each and everyone’s lives and environment. Cloud computing capabilities are enabling technologies in life science in especially ...
London - November 11, 2013 - Cloudhouse, a leading provider of cloud enablement technologies, has been shortlisted in the "Best Application Platform" category for a 2013 UP-START award. These awards are now established in the cloud community as the de-facto recognition platform to cult...
Je viens de passer une semaine en Californie pour participer à 3 conférences dont les thèmes tournaient tous autour du Cloud. Le Cloud Channel Summit, GiGaOm RoadMap 2013. Cloud Computing Expo. Trois conférences, trois thèmes très différents, trois ambiances distinctes......
"Thanks to the merger of globalization and the I.T. revolution that has unfolded over the last two decades - which is rapidly and radically transforming how knowledge and information are generated, disseminated and collaborated on to create value - the high-wage medium-skilled job is o...
Welcome to Enterprise Mobility Asia News Weekly, an online newsletter that consists of the most interesting news and articles related to enterprise mobility in Asia.  Asia is predicted to be the fastest area of growth for enterprise mobility between now and 2016. Also read Fiel...
The Mobility News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news and articles related to enterprise mobility that I run across each week.  I am specifically targeting information that reflects market data and trends. Also read Enterprise Mobility Asia News ...
Healthcare organizations are mainly attracted to cloud computing for its flexibility, elasticity and the pay-as-you-go economic model. But since these features attracted them to the cloud in the first place, they don’t want to sacrifice any of these advantages for increased security. S...
If I can develop and pursue my plan to defeat you faster than you can execute your plan to defeat me, then your plan is unimportant. ~ The Art of Maneuver by Robert Leonhard In our world of near ubiquitous connectivity the competitive arena in many industries has moved from the physic...
Disclaimer: This post does not endorse or criticize healthcare reform in any way. It is not meant to be political in nature. Rather, it is solely a high-level analysis of the IT issues that affected the release of the healthcare exchange website. On October 1, healthcare.gov, the heal...
By Bob GourleyDISA, the Defense Information Systems Agency, manages the core infrastructure that keeps the Department of Defense (DoD) IT backbone alive. The sunk cost of this infrastructure gives the DoD reliable and secure data transport, internal computer services and private cloud ...
The modern enterprise is a fluid entity. As an IT construct it expands and contracts (sometimes simultaneously), and many of the moving parts (like users and applications) are themselves evolving and changing. This creates unique challenges in operational efficiencies, core competency ...
The assured cloud services provider also reveals huge growth in number of channel partners due to success of recently launched Partner ProgrammeLondon - 29th October 2013 - Skyscape Cloud Services Limited, the easy to adopt, easy to use and easy to leave assured cloud services company,...
Surrey, United Kingdom – 29 October 2013 – With the standstill period for G-Cloud IV coming to a close, Memset are pleased to announce a significant bolstering of their offerings in the CloudStore with services included in Lot 1: IaaS, Lot 2: P...
The assured cloud services provider announces plans to reduce costs by nearly 60 percentLondon - October 28th 2013 - Skyscape Cloud Services Limited, the easy to adopt, easy to use and easy to leave assured cloud services company, today announced that it is reducing prices for its Comp...
Industry's transition from custom made, one-of-a-kind IT infrastructures to the standardize, commodity based cloud paradigm is well on it's way. IBM's recent "Under Cloud Cover" study highlights the rapidly of this global transformation: "According to our global study of more than 800...
By Bob GourleyWe produced this list as an aid to the enterprise CTO seeking information on the most capable mission-enabling infrastructure technologies. This is a companion piece to our list of the top analytical technologists on our Analyst One website. Our methodologies are at the b...
By Bob GourleyEditor’s note: the following was provided by the NSF. – bg NSF, NIH, USDA and NASA fund development of robots that collaborate with humans for enhanced productivity The National Science Foundation (NSF), in partnership with the National Institutes of Health (N...
Toronto, ON, Oct 24 2013 – IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that organizations gaining competitive advantage through high cloud adoption are reporting almost double the revenue growth and nearly 2.5 times higher gross profit growth than peer companies that are more cautious a...
A day doesn’t go by when we don’t hear about sensitive information being exposed or stolen. The culprits could be the government, professional hackers, careless employees with data on mobile devices, or internal employees with unauthorized access to data or unintentional release of dat...
This post  is sponsored by the VMware Online Forum 2013. This is the fourth and final part of our executive series on Cloud-enabled Business Transformation via VMware technologies. To conclude the series we’ll focus on the overall transformation framework: When IT teams...
This post  is sponsored by the VMware Online Forum 2013. This part three of our VMware series will build on the second article that introduces Rackforce, one the Cloud providers implementing VMware technologies. Enterprise SaaS Enablement With this platform in place we can lo...
AuraPortal Cloud Computing enables any entity to enjoy the benefits of the best Business Process Management (BPM) software, with the fastest and safest hardware, without any investment or maintenance worries and at a very affordable price.
Yesterday I thoroughly enjoyed an opportunity to participate in the DorobekINSIDER LIVE edition on cloud computing. The conversation was both lively and informative. Joining me on the show were: Jim Sweeney, author of the book Get Your Head in the Cloud: Unlocking the Mystery for Pu...
TechViews: 40 % of schools K-12 use cloud apps, Close to 1/3 of European companies have leaked data due to BYOD, 5 tips for implementing DevOps and more! Gartner: Are You and the IdaaS Market Ready for Each ...
This post  is sponsored by the VMware Online Forum 2013. Central to configuring the right Cloud services for your needs is the use of the Cloud model definitions published by NIST – such as IaaS and SaaS for Infrastructure and Software ‘as-a-Service’. Indeed thes...
We don’t want futureproofed offerings
Regardless who you ask, regardless what study or poll you read and regardless of who you talk to, time and time again, the markets’ main concern with Cloud based solutions are shown in the form of security. Now, most Cloud computing security concerns come in a pretty standard wor...
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Assured cloud services provider honoured following recent launch of Channel Partner ProgrammeLondon - October 15th 2013 - Skyscape Cloud Services Limited, the easy to adopt, easy to use and easy to leave assured cloud services company, today announced that it has received the VMware vC...
Simplexo, a British pioneer of security search technology has been shortlisted in two categories of the SVC awards - Cloud Company of the Year and SaaS Solution of the Year, demonstrating its commitment to driving secure search technology to the forefront of the cloud, virtualisation a...
Recently announced by Susie Adams, chief technology officer for Microsoft Federal on the Official Microsoft Blog …. Starting Monday, it will be easier for government organizations to realize the benefits of secure cloud computing. Microsoft received notice...(read more)
Recently announced by Susie Adams, chief technology officer for Microsoft Federal on the Official Microsoft Blog …. Starting Monday, it will be easier for government organizations to realize the benefits of secure cloud computing. Microsoft received notice...(read more)
October 3, 2013Aspect Enterprise Solutions, the leading global provider of multi-commodity cloud solutions, announced today that it has been named "ETRM Software House of the Year, Asia" by Energy Risk magazine. This coveted award is a result of Aspect's unique ability to deliver signi...
By Bob GourleyStrata and Hadoop World is coming!  It will be held 28-30 Oct in NYC. If your organization uses information and if you play a role in collecting, moving, storing security and/or analyzing it, come interact with your peers from other information intensive organizations and...
By Pat FiorenzaAs part of the Agency of the Future Series, GovLoop has released the report, “Winning the Cybersecurity Battle.” Today, the world is interconnected like never before. As a nation, we must work collaboratively to ensure that cyber defense strategies are robust and effecti...
The idea of the Cloud is very simple: It consists of adopting for the computing services the same model used in utilities services.
Regardless who you ask, regardless what study or poll you read and regardless of who you talk to, time and time again, the markets’ main concern with Cloud based solutions are shown in the form of security. Now, most Cloud computing security concerns come in a pretty standard wor...
Our latest white paper is completed and available for free download. ‘Going Google Enterprise‘ is a 40-page, detailed review of the entire Google Cloud Computing suite of services and how large enterprise organizations might best adopt them, covering: Migrating from Microso...
This article forms the final part of our white paper Going Google Enterprise. It completes the document as our first version 1.00, and will be added to on an ongoing basis, acting as a showcase of the Google Cloud solutions ecosystem. Social Intranet – Implementing an Enterp...