TechViews: Germany Wins the World Cup Thanks to Big Data?! The Cloud You Want
is Not the Cloud You Deserve and more!
We All Need a Life Jacket When Wading Into the Application Economy
By George Watt
Believe it or not, but a canoe trip can be related to the Application
Economy. George Watt discusses how a recent canoeing expedition brought up a
lot of similarities and lessons that new participants to the Application
Economy should embrace. Are you a novice canoer venturing out into the great
lake of the Application Economy without a paddle or a life vest? Find out
more in this insightful article.
Germany has won the world cup, thanks to Big Data?! This great Wall Street
Journal article explains how Germany’s 12th man at the World Cup was Big
It is so tempting to run before you learn to walk, but with the Cloud, it is
important to p... (more)
TechViews: The Role of Big Data in The Simpsons, Botnets and the Risk to
Clouds, and more!
Get ready for the BYOID balancing act
By Robert L. Scheier
Bring Your Own Identity (BYOID) allows customers to use a digital identity
from a trusted third party to log into websites without having to register
and create another new account. This practice has strong appeal for both
customers looking for a convenient experience and companies interested in
drawing market insights and ensuring security.
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The Atlantic breaks down how the all new Simpsons World ... (more)
TechViews: Five movies that predicted the Application Economy, Massive Mobile
security holes and more!
5 Movies that Predicted the Application Economy
By Denise Dubie
Where are all the flying cars already?! Some sci-fi movies show such dramatic
representations of technology that we cannot even fathom how that technology
can exist. However there are examples of technology today that we accept as
common place that would have been considered science fiction 5, 10 and 20
years ago. One of the examples is the Software which powers the Application
Economy, and the sof... (more)
TechViews: Big Data’s Sinister Future, The Mobile Tide Swells, Top
Challenges in the Cloud and More!
The Internet of Things: Be Afraid, Be Very Afraid
By Denise Dubie
Is your information really secured? In this blog post by Denise Dubie she
attends the Security of Things Forum hosted by The Security Ledger. At the
forum she was able to listen to leading IT security experts discuss the
myriad of security worries that enterprise IT and consumers will face in the
coming years as mobile devices and wearable computers increase in popularity.
Big Data is gro... (more)
TechViews: TechViews: The Future of Mobile, Big Data “Due Process”, 5
BYOD Considerations and more!
Whither the CIO? The role of IT — and the IT leader — will evolve along
two different paths
By Martha Heller
Why do we spend so much time scrutinizing the role of the CIO? Much of the
reason must rest in the pace of technology change. With every major computing
paradigm that comes along, CEOs tend to worry that their competitors are
leveraging technology better than they are. “We must not have the right
kind of CIO!” these CEOs exclaim. “We have an operations pers... (more)