Posts tagged "cloud"
Dear Ed: You’re reading this note that you wrote to yourself from the year 2015, so stop reading all those other technology predictions and focus on this one because it’s the real deal. Also, you start to get a little chubby in 2012. I only say this because we work really hard to get... Read more »
In a post I wrote last summer on cloud computing, I shared my thoughts on the vague usage of “cloud computing”, within both technical and non-technical audiences. It’s finally becoming generally accepted that the cloud is more or less a marketing term today. I like the seasonal approach–perhaps snow computing during the anticipated Snowpocalypse? We seem... Read more »
Customers ask us all the time, "why do I care about using 'open' technologies versus proprietary?" For many years this has been a challenge to illustrate due to the open source world having somewhat of an identity crisis. So many people think of "open" as open source, which is somewhat of an enigma in the... Read more »
The evolution of business technology is quite impressive to say the least. For decades, businesses have used technology to make the organization more efficient, reactive and responsive. Historically, it’s been one of the most isolated segments of an organization, though also one of the most expensive. Unfortunately, this has also given technology a bad name–a... Read more »