Edge computing: What you need to know before you deploy

I explained edge computing back in May, and how it’s related to cloud computing. But I continue to get questions on the use of edge computing, especially on whether should enterprises begin to use edge computing anytime soon.  To make that decision, there are three aspects of edge computing that you should consider: [ InfoWorld’s […] Read more »

Look before you leap: 4 hard truths about IoT

Most technologies go through a stage when everything seems possible. Personal computers in the early 1980s, the internet in the late 1990s and mobile apps around the beginning of this decade were like that. But so was the first unboxing of a Galaxy Note 7. In time, either suddenly or gradually, reality sets in. The […] Read more »

Look before you leap: 4 hard truths about IoT

Most technologies go through a stage when everything seems possible. Personal computers in the early 1980s, the internet in the late 1990s and mobile apps around the beginning of this decade were like that. But so was the first unboxing of a Galaxy Note 7. In time, either suddenly or gradually, reality sets in. [ […] Read more »

10 questions to ask IDaaS vendors before you buy

Identity as a service (IDaaS), also known as identity and access management as a service, uses a cloud infrastructure for securely managing user identities and access enforcement. At its most basic level, IDaaS enables single sign-on (SSO) for systems in the cloud or on-premises, but it goes well beyond that to include access provisioning and […] Read more »

IDG Contributor Network: U.S. Postal Service will scan your mail and email you images before delivering

Who else has ambled down to the mailbox only to find it full of junk, or disappointingly devoid of eBay purchases? I have, and although I enjoy the chance for a gasp of fresh air after an electron-infested session at the computer, the sojourn can often be a bit of a waste of time. That […] Read more »

HP Reports Mixed Q4, Its Final Quarter Before Company Splits

HP reported mixed results in its final quarter as a single company this week with revenue declines, but promises of more focused efforts in the future as HP Enterprise and HP Inc. pursue separate paths. InformationWeek: Cloud Related Posts:Edge computing: What you need to know before you deployLook before you leap: 4 hard truths about […] Read more »

7 warnings to heed before a cloud migration

LAS VEGAS — If a cloud migration is in your company’s future, some IT cloud veterans are warning you to avoid the technology pitfalls that could be lurking in the dark. To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here (Insider Story) CIO Cloud Computing Related Posts:Oracle’s Hurd, AT&T’s Donovan […] Read more »