Let’s Talk Big Data More and more consumer data is collected every day. In fact, according to an infograph provided by Elexio, 90% of it was produced and collected these past couple of years. From how we use our credit cards, which stores we shop at and how we use social platforms, data is being collected in mass quantities. Now it is just a matter of how we use the data. Is all this information really significant or does the data in the amounts of hundreds of petabytes have little worth? Based on the evidence provided by Elexio’s infograph, information
What Do People Expect Out Of Cloud Telephony? Due to the wide variety of advances in communications and information technology, people now have high expectations regarding this different methods of communication that are coming out. A lot of people are also interested in having a look at cloud telephony and seeing how it can help their business. Using cloud telephony often means browsing through the different options and seeing what sort of package will work best in your company. Cloud computing as a whole is becoming more popular and is often seen as a much easier and safer method, though
The CIO Revolution in 2013, and Why it’s Critical For Business All employees play their part in the success that a business enjoys, but it’d be a bold claim to suggest that some people don’t have more influence than others. It’s just the facts in a competitive society with hierarchal employment structures. Although the greater influence is situational and clearly doesn’t make a given person worth more than another, you get the point. A CIO is the type of person I’m talking about here in 2013. They’re important. So much so that it wouldn’t be viable for a legitimate business
The Education Revolution: Cloud In The Classroom With the back-to-school season now upon us, parents, students and teachers everywhere are once again struggling with the perpetual challenge of making kids job-ready in a high-speed and fast-changing environment. There is little doubt in anyone’s mind that information technology plays a central role in all areas of life but sadly, access to this technology and the subsequent reaping of its benefits often stays out of reach, either due to lack of funding, lack of familiarity, or outright resistance. In a recent USA Today special feature, in which CloudTweaks played a central role , Dr.
What The Egg McMuffin Teaches Us About Enterprise Cloud Computing Enterprise adoption of cloud computing is at an interesting juncture. On one hand, cloud computing has unleashed a new degree of innovation, enabling line-of-business users to become incredibly nimble. Gartner last year famously predicted that CMOs would spend more on IT than CIOs within the next five years. We see that happening already in organizations such as Vail Resorts, where the CIO and CMO are collaborating to make consumer-facing apps that drive their business forward. On the other hand, central IT departments face growing pressures to manage costs, security, and other
HR, Payroll and The Cloud Cloud systems have progressed from being the latest buzzword, to being an integral part of our day to day personal and working lives, changing the way we communicate not just with our loved ones, but our colleagues and business partners too. But more importantly, it’s changed the way in which we work, and this is especially important for those working in the HR and Payroll sectors. Quipped by some HR professionals as the “next generation of HR” – cloud based HR and payroll software is where the industry is heading: for forward thinking HR and
Top European Cloud Startups-Prisync Prisync: Finding the Business Cloud an Automated Solution to Break Even With Competition Simultaneously keeping a business and tracking the competitive edge of rivals is something rather inconvenient. To express it inversely, Prisync, a cloud startup from Istanbul, Turkey, on the southern fringes of the European continent has braced up for showing companies exactly what their competitors are currently about. Before going further, here is a look at the beginnings of the business cloud startup: Prisync began in Turkey courtesy of the current Chief Executive Officer, Burc Tanir. Since then, it has amassed some a hundred