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Demystifying Cloud Computing

I recently attended a talk on cloud computing by Dana Edberg of the University of Nevada, Reno. Although the talk was geared towards accountants, as the audience were mostly CPAs, I am interested in the general concepts of cloud computing effectively presented by Edberg. 644 more words


☁ Amazon AWS CloudSearch - #Cloud #Storage


Amazon CloudSearch is a managed service in the AWS Cloud that makes it simple and cost-effective to set up, manage, and scale a custom search solution for your website or application. 562 more words


Competition for Tableau [from their neighbor down the street]

Microsoft makes a shrewd move with the acquisition of Datazen.  The product / technology will compete directly with the undisputed leader – Tableau (according to Gartner) . 40 more words

Cloud Computing

Will Open Source Platforms Dominate Enterprise IOT ?

Recently, I’ve been spending a lot of time thinking about the key elements that will be required to make IOT successful in enterprise settings. While IOT is clearly dominating the discussions in technology forums, the ecosystem of enterprise solution is still in very early days. 682 more words

How Amazon's Cloud Numbers Stack Up Against Its Competitors'

If it keeps growing at the rate it has from this time last year, Amazon Web Services will finish 2015 with a business approaching $7 billion in revenue. 496 more words


Microsoft looks to the cloud as sales of Windows tumble

It used to be that software giant Microsoft could count on its flagship Windows operating system as a big contributor to its bottom line. With Windows bundled on millions of new personal computers, the company could count on a lot of easy money to basically activate the pre-installed software. 483 more words