Our online world has changed. Our increasing reliance on the Internet and our ability to use the connectivity for a growing number of daily activities cannot compare with the now unthinkable 15 seconds of load times users endured in 1998. With online-only businesses, mobile … [Read more...] about Why edge computing is the next wave for our increasingly digital lives
Why cloud computing is the future
Simulation Cloud Computing: Pie in the sky?Infrastructure offers potentially big changesCloud computing is an infrastructure paradigm that moves computation to the Web in the form of a Web-based service. The idea is simplicity itself — institutions contract with … [Read more...] about Cloud Computing: Pie in the sky?
Given the amount of hype currently swirling about cloud computing, it brings to mind a legitimate question -- is this just hype? Is there really something to this cloud computing, or is it just another bubble that is sure to burst? The answer, quite simply, is no, there is not a … [Read more...] about OPINION Cloud Computing, Like Open Source, Is Not Just Puff
If you ask anyone today to define "cloud computing," there is slim chance you will get agreement on an exact definition. It is one of those emerging technologies that everyone knows they want to get into, but no one seems to know why or what the real benefit is. There is a lot … [Read more...] about EXPERT ADVICE Cloud Computing, or Everything as a Service
Part 1 of this series on getting started with CRM addresses factors to consider when deciding whether the time is right to take the plunge.Part 2 offers advice on how to choose the right CRM tool.Part 3 provides some guidance on preparing for contract negotiations.Part 4 tackles … [Read more...] about CRM for the Small Business, Part 5: How to Save a Troubled Implementation