Brillio, a global technology consulting, software, and business solutions
company, announced its 2015 trends predictions. From 'computing anywhere'
mobile to risk-based security, and from the Internet of Things (IoT) to
cognitive analytics, Brillio foresees the gap between digital leaders and
digital laggards widening significantly over the next twelve months.
With the amalgamation of the real and virtual worlds, connectivity
everywhere, the inundation of intelligence everywhere, and the accumulative
technological impact of the digital business shift, businesses are asking --
"The year ahead brings accelerated disruption, as those technologies which we
spoke about last year as being emergent -- have now begun to evolve to
practical application," stated Puneet Gupta, Brillio's Chief Technology
Officer. "We are seeing the industry's rapid adoption of next-gener... (more)
Containerization Is More than the New Virtualization
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Docker offers a new, lightweight approach to application portability.
Applications are shipped using a common container format and managed with a
high-level API. Their processes run within isolated namespaces that abstract
the operating environment independently of the distribution, versions,
network setup, and other details of this environment.
This "containerization" has often been nicknamed "the new virtualization." ... (more)
Puppet Labs the leading provider of IT automation software, announced the
availability of its Windows module pack, a pre-packaged collection of all the
Puppet Supported and Puppet Approved modules admins need to manage Windows
environments. Available later this month to Puppet Enterprise customers is
the new Puppet Supported Microsoft SQL Server module, which enables admins to
quickly deploy, configure and manage Microsoft SQL.
This builds on Puppet Labs' first class Windows support, including native
.MSI packages for x32 and x64 operating systems, modules to extend common
BSQUARE (NASDAQ: BSQR), a leading enabler of smart connected systems,
showcased its DataV Internet of Things (IoT) products and services solution
at the Internet of Things Expo, November 4 – 6, 2014, in Santa Clara,
DataV combines a product platform with tools and engineering services to help
companies harness their data to improve uptimes and customer service, lower
operational costs, improve operational performance and generate new revenue.
In booth #314, the Bsquare team presented DataV demos and discussed how DataV
will help customers put their data to ... (more)
Code Halos - aka "digital fingerprints" - are the key organizing principle to
understand a) how dumb things become smart and b) how to monetize this
In his session at Internet of @ThingsExpo, Ben Pring, Co-Director (AVP),
Center for the Future of Work at Cognizant Technology Solutions, will outline
research, analysis and recommendations from his recently published book on
this phenomena on the way leading edge organizations like GE and Disney are
unlocking the Internet of Things opportunity and what steps your organization
should be taking to position itself for the nex... (more)