The internet has changed the way we live our lives. We shop online, we date online, we research online, we read e-books, we order food online, and yes, we even study online. Ease and convenience are a big factor in our choices to do all of these things. We’re all so connected now with everything around us that the world seems to be a much smaller place. The internet, and its ever growing reach, has certainly revolutionized the way people study.
Tucker, GA and Alpharetta, GA – October 24, 2016 — InterDev, an Atlanta-area provider of information technology, security and geographic information (GIS) services, today announced the City of Tucker has launched its new GIS platform and accompanying CITYMAP web application. The City’s GIS solution is powered by MosaicGIS™, InterDev’s secure, cloud-based GIS platform powered by Azure and Esri. With all systems thoroughly tested and operational, City management launched the application on its Facebook page October 10, 2016.News
While the rapid growth of the market is generally seen as a benefit to cloud providers, the uptick could also introduce some challenges. The success of the cloud industry has attracted many businesses, creating a crowded market. This oversaturation must drive businesses to establish an expertise and hone in on a smaller segment of the market. By doing this, brands will differentiate themselves from others and gain clout in the smaller subset of the industry.
It is possible that your website may not appear in search engine results? Even if you have been experiencing good traffic to your website, one day it may just stop. You will not receive any warning for this, but every single page of your website will vanish from Google as though you were never present on Word Wide Web.Blogs, Featured Blogs
Texting while driving, checking Facebook, answering tweets, and glancing at Instagram are just a few ways that technology has impacted driving habits. Nearly everyone knows someone that has that bad habit, driving while distracted.Featured Articles
I recently spent three days in a closed room with 20 CIOs discussing the tech industry landscape and the growing importance of technology in improving business strategies and unleashing competitive advantages. Everyone in attendance agreed on the value of this subject, but people’s viewpoints varied widely about the best ways of getting there. What everyone agreed on is that what got us here won’t get us there. All of the gathered tech leaders were members of Trace3’s Client Advisory Board, which meets annually to share some mutual problems and discuss a range of suggested solutions.Featured Articles
As cars become saturated with more onboard tech, the potential for dangers involving such vehicles has increased in step with these advancements. While you may have taken a driving safety course to prepare you for taking your high tech car out on the open road, this may not prepare you for what could happen to your high tech car at a moment’s notice as control is stripped out from under you. In fact, you may not be in as tight control of what your car does as you might think.Featured Articles
8 Services that every business needs, these services include data cabling, human resources and IT support. A service such as IT support is unbelievably important because every business uses it in some way and something is bound to go wrong. The perfect way to get around this is to get a 24/7 IT supports team so they’re always there to help. We hope you love this infographic that Network Data cabling have done.
with Morton Brogger, HuddleIn the following interview, Morten Brøgger, the CEO of Huddle discusses secure enterprise cloud collaboration and the future of the market. Read More >>>
First IBM Watson Education App for iPad Delivers Personalized Learning for K-12 Teachers and StudentsOctober 19, 2016 No Comments
IBM (NYSE:IBM) today announced the first IBM MobileFirst for iOS education app. The app, IBM Watson Element for Educators, enables a new level of engagement for teachers by providing a holistic view of each student at their fingertips, including data on interests, accomplishments, academic performance, attendance, behaviors and learning activities. As a result, teachers are empowered with data-driven insights to help them address individual needs that can potentially lead to better outcomes throughout students’ K-12 learning experiences.News
Chargebacks911 Urges eCommerce Merchants to Prepare for New Visa Claims Resolution (VCR) Process ChangesOctober 19, 2016 No Comments
Earlier this year, Visa announced that it will be implementing a new chargeback dispute process known as the Visa Claims Resolution (VCR) initiative.(1) Chargebacks911, a leading dispute mitigation and risk management firm, applauds Visa’s long-term goal of improving processes and expediting resolution but emphasizes that the move could have unanticipated implications for many merchants. The company counsels merchants to actively engage in representment and maintain detailed supporting data; otherwise, they risk losing a growing proportion of revenues to chargebacks and friendly fraud.News
Multiple agencies across the U.S. government are paying closer attention to the software they are buying. More specifically, they want to know what open source and third party components were used to build the software applications. Read this article to learn more about this report
Traveling can be an eye-opening and life-enriching experience for those who partake in it. There is, however, certain dangers and precautions which must be taken in consideration when traveling, especially as a business traveler. One such consideration is that business travelers are especially vulnerable to cyber attacks while traveling. While this may be shocking to hear, the truth is undeniable. There are, however, certain measures that a business traveler can take to ensure that valuable data is not stolen. Before security measures are related, it is beneficial to understand how these attacks are occurring.
Cybrary, the world’s first and only no-cost cybersecurity MOOC (massive open online course) provider, today announced a partnership with the Information Technology Disaster Resource Center (ITDRC) to help train ITDRC’s IT and communication technical support staff on critical cybersecurity skills.News
As you probably know, convincing executives about anything can be extremely difficult in business. They are often disconnected from the way things actually are in the lower levels of the company, and when it comes to topics such as cloud computing, they may not have any knowledge at all. Convincing these executives about how important security is in the cloud can be very difficult, but it can be done. Here are a few tips on how to get it through to these c-suite employees.
Swrve Unveils New Conversation Functionality to Help Enterprise Apps Resonate With Mobile Users During the Holiday SeasonOctober 18, 2016 No Comments
Swrve, the leading mobile marketing cloud solution, has introduced updates to its Conversations feature to deliver businesses a communication platform specifically tailored for mobile audiences. With this update, mobile marketers can create messages that resonate during the crowded holiday season. Conversations enable mobile marketers to create and deliver rich, in app communications in real time that include photos, videos, surveys, promotions, announcements and more to app users. Campaigns are driven by the individual customer’s behavior and preferences, creating a personalized two-way interaction that draws consumers in, rather than alienating them with generic blasts.News
The Hyper-Converged Infrastructure Appliance: The Fastest Path to Software-Defined Data Center Benefits and Hybrid Cloud EfficienciesOctober 17, 2016 No Comments
Though barely out of its infancy, hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) has become a golden child within the IT ecosystem. Its simplicity and scalability have opened the door to software-defined data center (SDDC) capabilities at companies of all sizes, providing performance capabilities that once required enterprise-level resources to implement. It has become the great equalizer for hybrid cloud access. HCI’s ascent has been remarkable; it was only a few years ago that IT organizations were cautiously experimenting with such compact and powerful appliances – taking small, measured steps toward integrating these cloud-ready devices into data center operations.
with Shashi Kiran, QualiIT Briefcase conducted the following Q&A with Quali Chief Marketing Officer Shashi Kiran to get a better understanding about the beneficial uses of cloud sandboxes as the DevOps trend continues to take hold and gain industry momentum. Read More >>>
Big Data and unstructured information are among the greatest challenges that modern businesses face. The dilemma is that much of the world’s data is embedded in countless formats: from email to paper documents, to social media posts, to phone calls, text messages and more. Today, Kodak Alaris launches a new solution to support business and IT managers in organizations of all sizes, in their quest to master “Data Chaos.”It will quickly and affordably digitize paper-based documents to make information easily accessible across an organization and help decision makers and knowledge workers respond faster to customer needs.News
It wouldn’t be an exaggeration to say that eCommerce has completely revolutionized the world of retail as we know it. Instead of going to a store and browsing through the limited number of items they have in offer, you now have the opportunity to log-in onto your e-store account and buy anything you like. Unlike with real stores where you would have to travel to a different location (which also adds to the price of the purchased product) all you have to do here is open a new tab in your browser.
Consumer electronics market is larger and more competitive than ever, so the products that are developed must have eye catching style, the latest technology and a competitive price to be successful.
Just when you think that you have seen it all, as far as cars and technology are concerned, the automotive industry takes it to another level. While the ability to create cars that have the capacity to fly may be quite a way off, that has not stopped the automobile industry from doing some incredible things with the latest cars off of the assembly line. According to a recent article by CSC, the automotive industry has turned to cloud computing, big data technology and location awareness as a means of integrating the latest in computing technology into the driving experience.
DEF CON is one of the most controversial conferences in the world. Only at that annual event have arrests been made, legal threats shut down presentations and zero-day attacks been anted in Texas Hold ’em games. You start with chat rooms on AOL and dive deeper into IRC. You may meet people playing peer-to-peer games such as Quake. Those people share information, and, before you know it, you’ve downloaded software over peer networks and you’re sharing cracks. This is your hidden world, and your friends are handles with no name, age or location.Featured Articles
It seems as though the world has gone mobile. Everywhere you look someone has their smartphone out doing everything from playing Pokémon Go to shopping on the QVC online store. From texting to checking Facebook to keeping abreast of the news and weather forecasts, there is always something to do and see on that handy little gadget we wouldn’t leave home without. Not only are our cell phones a source of entertainment, but also a source of information and even function.
Artificial Intelligence is one of the fields of information technology sector which has been witnessing a rapid growth over the last 5 years. We saw Google Now, Siri and Cortana being loved by common people all over the world and also the battle between tech giants such as Google, Apple and Microsoft to offer a unique solution to the end users by enhancing the capability of their respective AI systems. So far we know that Cortana, Alexa, and Siri are virtual assistants with female personas, except Siri, as it can be both man and woman.Blogs, Featured Blogs
Social media has become a powerful business channel for companies of all types and sizes. However, with great benefits come great responsibilities. These platforms will help you obtain brand awareness and authority, but once you use them, you will be inevitably prone to risks. So, together with a concise and persuasive social media campaign, you will also find the following five tools and technologies useful to manage your business risks.
In the world today, people use the internet for different purposes. Actually, some people cannot do without the internet and technology as well. Programs have been created through the internet in a bid to make life easier for everyone. In revolutionized countries actually, nothing can go on without the internet. For some people, you can actually say that the internet is your life.Featured Articles
InterDev Partners with Map Analytics Firm Maptiks; Helps GIS Customers Gain Actionable Insights from Web Map InteractionsOctober 7, 2016 No Comments
InterDev, an Atlanta-area provider of information technology, security and geographic information service (GIS) services, today announced it has become a Maptiks partner. InterDev is deploying the mapping analytics solution for its customers and incorporating it as part of its Esri-based Mosaic GIS cloud platform.News
When hiring an SEO marketing company, ensure it only uses White Hat SEO tactics because trying to outsmart search engines with Black HAT tactics could not only lead to the lowering of your ranking in search engine results pages, but it could also cause your website to be banned.Featured Articles
For quite some time, the majority of enterprise business intelligence (BI) investments and implementations have focused on internal processes and users. However, when Jinfonet surveyed more than 400 senior IT and business professionals about their BI and analytics practices, 67 percent said they were serving external customers. Yet a large percentage of external customers still don’t have access to the analytics they need, because the cost to deploy them stands in the way.