Yearly Archives: 2013

The Top 3 Apps You Need For A hAPPy New Year

Okay, we all know that there were a bajillion apps released this year, 50 bajillion to be exact, according to Apple. Weeding through the insurmountable amount of junk, I found a few stellar pieces that…

Big Data Needs Big Wins in 2014

Back in August, The New York Times asked if so-called Big Data was “an economic big dud.” The reasoning went something like this: despite massive growth in the amount of data held by individuals and corporations, economic productivity has slowed…

Oracle Acquires Yet Another Cloud Firm

Oracle has acquired Responsys for approximately $1.5 billion. Responsys builds cloud-based marketing software for enterprises; Oracle will incorporate the newly acquired assets into its Customer Experience Cloud, which includes the company’s Commerce…

UPS, FedEx Finds Pain in the Supply Chain

Americans awoke Wednesday morning with gifts missing under their Christmas tree. Reports say package delivery companies are to blame. In the face of unexpected volume, UPS and FedEx failed to deliver packages by the guaranteed…

BYOD Got You Down? Think Wireless First

Commentary Michael Louis Universities and large businesses are supporting the influx of wireless users and BYOD by beefing up the wireless LAN and going Wireless First. As a solutions architect focused on LAN and wireless LAN environments, I’ve worked…