Cloud Adoption Challenges: E for Effort

The public cloud is set for big gains according to research firm IDC, which predicts that "public cloud IT services spending will reach $56.6 billion in 2014 and grow to more than $127 billion in 2018." IDC's data suggests that ...

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The Emerging MSP as the Valued Business Partner

By Daniel Newman on Nov 17, 2014
Perhaps technology is the most indispensible aspect for today’s businesses. Right from big corporations to small businesses, everyone is turning to technology to streamline their core operations. Think about ERP, CRM, or HR administration and tell me how many businesses ...
Topic: MSP

Making Analytics Elementary with Watson

By Jim Harris on Sep 30, 2014
IBM recently announced that Watson, the groundbreaking technology that most of us first saw outsmarting humans on the television game show Jeopardy! in 2011 (the journey to which was chronicled in the excellent Stephen Baker book Final Jeopardy: Man vs. ...

To Store or Not to Store

By Phil Simon on Sep 30, 2014
You’ll get no argument from me on the general import of Big Data, but I’ll also be the first to admit that one size certainly does not fit all. (SeeFour Big Data Models.) Beyond strategy, there’s a critical operational aspect ...

When Dataviz Confirms the Obvious

By Phil Simon on Sep 29, 2014
It’s easy to geek out on data and dataviz these days. One major potential time-suck:Deadspin Regress. There. You’ve been warned. Of particular interest to me was this recent data visualization of NBA players’ movement created via SportVU. The tool does ...
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