Category Archives: technology

Leveling the Playing Field

Sep 26, 2011

By Rob Mayeda Everyone loves a great against-all-odds story. From religious fables to present day sporting events we can remember nearly every instance.  Perhaps it was the story of David armed with only a slingshot to take down the mighty …

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Are Sunny Days Possible in the Cloud?

Sep 23, 2011

Do you remember not too long ago hopping into your car, driving, across town (when gas was $1- something) to your local retail store and searching the computer department to purchase a cereal box that contained between 2- 8 3.5” …

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Cloud Computing Tips for Small Business

Sep 20, 2011

Cloud computing technology offers both time- and money-saving benefits, which makes it a great fit for small business. As cloud computing benefits become more tangible, more small businesses are moving to the cloud. Still, as with any technology, you don’t …

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“Platform to success: get on top of cloud computing”

Sep 9, 2011

Cloud computing discussions invariably begin with the “IPS” taxonomy: Infrastructure as a Service, Platform as a Service and Software as a Service. This taxonomy has the virtue of being comprehensible and neatly partitioning assessment requirements: Want an application? Look to …

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“No pointing fingers for cloud security”

Sep 7, 2011

Analysis: Understanding who needs to do what can sometimes be tricky. Over the last two decades, the now-famous 1993 New Yorker cartoon showing two canines in front of a PC with one saying to the other, “On the internet, nobody …

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“Cloud Computing: CNBC Explains”

Sep 3, 2011

To hear the experts tell it, cloud computing may be the most innovative technology development in decades, or should be dismissed as a marketing tool for existing know-how that’s as old as computers themselves. We can’t settle the debate on …

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