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Cloud platforms like Azure provide the best options for organizations in their digital transformation. Most organizations have multiple combination of environment needs. Provisioning on time is always a challenge. Manual operations are prone to error and delays. Difficult to size prod...
An Azure platform is running on a virtualized server and hence the above container hosts may not give the same performance as an equivalent container host on a bare metal server. However, this thought process will help organizations to come up with new use cases of utilizing Windows 20...
While some existing apps allow the Doctors to write using their stylus pen, what is needed is an integrated solution that includes handwriting recognition, voice , face recognition and other cognitive intelligence as part of health care applications.
The traditional workplace consisting of fixed cubicles where day in and day out employees come and work normal business hours is gone and new generation of “Untethered Workplace” where there is no fixed slots for any employee and ideally the workplace has the capacity of only a subset ...
Machine Learning, which is a process to predict future patterns and incidents based on the models created out of past data, is definitely the most important part of the success of the Internet of Things in the enterprise and consumer space. The main reason is that without machine learn...
We continue to see an increasing trend in cyber-attacks in line with the growth of new technologies, and enterprises have to protect themselves. It is critical for enterprises to devise their own measures to protect against cyber-attacks because any tolerance on this front is more than...
On January 21, 2015, Microsoft unveiled the next major beta of Windows 10, the Consumer Preview, with an event at the company's home in Redmond, Washington. As it is a major release for Microsoft we expected to see several new features toward Microsoft's vision on ‘Mobile First' & ‘Clo...
The potential adoption of Internet of Things in industries like manufacturing, healthcare will definitely bring much needed automation and agility into the operations, but if they are not properly planned out these initiatives may lead into an explosion of data whose magnitude will ...
Over the years Function Points have been a most scientific method of measuring the size of business capability. The main reason is that function point is technology agnostic and counts the output directly from the point of view of business user. So at the end of day any gain in the ...
This is one of the reasons lots of 'traditional' Infrastructure and Application Performance Management (APM) vendors have joined the DevOps mission and started offering many tools and products in support of this. While there are lot of merits in these tools, if we go by the first p...
Fog Computing is a paradigm that extends Cloud computing and services to the edge of the network. Similar to Cloud, Fog provides data, compute, storage, and application services to end-users. With the concept of Fog Computing, where by the network locally analyze the IoT data and tak...
While there could be more similar use cases, the point here is IoT while bringing new innovation and benefits also brings new risks. These risks much different from earlier innovations, because when in earlier cases it is mostly the enterprise financial, reporting and other data pr...
Over the last couple of years, the usage of Relational databases for storing certain unstructured documents have been challenged and some architectures moved towards file system based storage like , HDFS, Amazon S3, GFS, Azure BLOB etc.. While the ab...
While the initial usage of the Cloud Platform was clearly for the IaaS offerings, the trend is shifting and the PaaS delivery model is gaining a lot of attention. Most of the analysts like IDC and Gartner have predicted huge growth for PaaS in the coming years. IDC predicts Platform as...
In the last 15 years any mention of C# in enterprise space will generally be countered with a support for Java. However the above thoughts are not about C# Vs Java. Typically both Java and C# are equally strong in their developer support, OOPS principles...
All the hype around IoT and associated processing will not be of much use if the massive data not resulted in some tangible results end users. It is even more relevant in consumer scenarios . What is the use of an high end car with telematics ...
Cloud is all about integration and interoperability is also a key. Major players like DELL and Microsoft are already close partners in several other initiatives and it would make lot of sense if a iPaaS like DELL Boomi gets fully integrated with a mBa...
Mobile Backend as a Service (MBaaS) is one of the fastest growing cloud services delivery model. While there are some pure play vendors already in the race, considering the diversity of technologies in most enterprises , MBaaS may well be served better when worki...
Microsoft Azure, a cloud platform, is rapidly expanding its scope to include newer enterprise class services. Some of the significant new additions are: Azure Search: Azure Search Service is a fully managed, cloud-based service that allows developers to build rich search applications ...
As enterprises and analytics vendors adopt Big Data as part of the mainstream , this adoption will be more meaningful to enable the technology to support new business use cases. Financial Analytics is one such important area , and with the support of frameworks l...
Last week one news item that attracted media attention was the hacking of some nearly 450,000 passwords from Yahoo Service called ‘Yahoo Voice'. The communications on the incident state that, SQL Injection is the primary technique adopted by hackers to get the information out of databa...
After an initial sluggish start, where Microsoft Windows Azure was the only player, we started to see increased support for Platform as a Service from major vendors starting with VMware vFabric and Red Hat OpenShift. However, there was still a void in the PaaS space as the major playe...
As evident from various social media interactions, blogs, tech news sites and other Google searches, the two events that clearly brought the attention of every one happened in quick succession. Interestingly there are huge discussions about the issue of ‘Windows 8 vs iPad 3,' while th...
While the adoption is a good sign, it also brings with it the risks as some of the early cloud projects have started to fail. Up until now we have only hear good things about Cloud, but now we are getting data on how Cloud did not lived up to expectations. This kind of information may ...
In this  article  I would  like to look at a few tools which are overlooked when it comes to Big Data analytics. Organizations that  have  already  heavy investment  on Mainframe  and  would like to continue  with the utilization of Mainframe can consider these  tools for further  ex...
We are seeing very clear predictions about the growth of SaaS (Software as a Service) market in the next several years, also very close to the concept of SaaS enterprises are looking for BpaaS (Business Process as a Service) which aims at end to end delivery of a complete business proc...
The core tenants of a EA in a traditional Enterprise IT like Strategic Planning, System Architecture , Software Engineering Remains the same between a traditional enterprise and a Cloud Enabled Enterprise at a high level However the implementation aspects of each of these building blo...
Cloud Computing holds a unique distinction of sorts, since most other earlier IT related innovations like SOA, BI Analytics or WEB and others are thought out and driven by software developers before it reaches the CIO, CFO and the business, whereas Cloud Computing found early adoption ...
We all know that the SaaS model of Cloud Computing delivers software as a service over the Internet, eliminating the need to install and run the application on the customer's own computer and simplifying maintenance and support. As SaaS providers grow, especially the providers for t...
We found a recent news item that automobile maker Toyota is going to team up with the Microsoft Azure Cloud Platform to deliver various services related to automobile building activities. Microsoft and Toyota are supposed to stick $12 million in Toyota Media Services to develop diagno...
Moving the Cobol programs to Cloud As Is viable than taking lot of effort to re-engineer them in terms of effort and cost and yet not producing a system that does not match the business capability and performance of Cobol programs. This blog provides few of the options from variou...
Few good things that could move the Cloud towards the Slope of Enlightenment or the very same items could have a negative effect and lead the Cloud towards the Trough of Disillusionment. Five things that could contribute toward a mass adoption of Cloud Computing in 2011, such as wheth...
While Cloud adoption is generally viewed as a cost enabler in terms of infrastructure there is more to it to improve the processing time of complex algorithms and thus improving the go to market cycle times for larger enterprises. Here five such candidates from Automotive Industry whic...
Reporting continues to be one of the major portfolio allocation spending needs in the enterprise. The enterprises have been struggling with Upgrades to Report Versions especially when Vendors change their Architectural models. Reporting As PaaS on Azure platform provides a good choice....