News for 2015

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative Promises $45 Billion to Charities

 Posted date: December 30, 2015  No Comments

  Facebook co-founder and CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, and his wife announced that they would be giving 99 percent of their Facebook shares to charitable purposes during their lifetime. This will be done through the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, which wi ...

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Is That A Business Continuity Plan in Your Pocket…Or A Bunch of Jargon?

 Posted date: December 29, 2015  No Comments

Is That a Business Continuity Plan in Your Pocket or a Bunch of Jargon? Technology is full of difficult jargon. To further complicate things, certain terms are often used in a different context between one publication or service provider and the next ...

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IBM’s Latest Technology, Watson, Provides Cancer Care in India

 Posted date: December 29, 2015  No Comments

IBM’s Watson, an artificial intelligence system, is making headlines again and this time in a hospital system in India. India, with its significant population, has struggled with access to oncologists, leaving diseases undetected and untreated. In ...

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Do Your Endpoint Security Solutions Pass This Test?

 Posted date: December 23, 2015  No Comments

By Mike Monocello, editor-in-chief, Business Solutions magazine Follow Me On Twitter @monocello Here are the lessons learned as a managed IT security provider updated the antivirus software for a 130-endpoint customer. Like many MSPs (managed service ...

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8 Hard Truths for SMBs not Worried About Data Recovery and Business Continuity

 Posted date: December 22, 2015  No Comments

8 Cold Hard Truths for SMBs Not Worried About Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity The foundation of any successful business continuity solution is the ability to retrieve data from any point in time from anywhere. When the topic of data recover ...

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Satya Nadella Continues to Advance Cloud Computing

 Posted date: December 18, 2015  No Comments

  Satya Nadella, former head of servers and cloud computing businesses, has been the CEO of Microsoft since 2014. He has proven himself as a man of change, as he encourages creativity and reactivity in in all Microsoft businesses. Microsoft, as ...

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The Sky’s the Limit for SMBs Taking to the Cloud

 Posted date: December 15, 2015  No Comments

The Sky’s the Limit for SMBs Taking to the Cloud There has been a lot of hype about cloud computing transforming the way small-to-medium sized businesses do business. Proponents of the cloud say that cloud computing has leveled the playing fiel ...

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Microsoft Launches Windows Store for Business | Application Development

 Posted date: December 11, 2015  No Comments

  Microsoft has announced the launch of the Windows Application Store for Business; a place where you can find (drum roll please), business applications! This will be a web portal for businesses that want more control over the Windows store. Wit ...

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New Report from IBM Shows Need for Disaster Recovery Strategy

 Posted date: December 11, 2015  No Comments

  IBM, a major player in the IT industry, has issued the results of a report recently on ransom ware and malicious insider attacks. X-Force IBM X-Force, the security team at IBM, has found that the top infection that is facing businesses today i ...

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Airplane Wi-Fi Tech Upgrade Brings Sky High Business Opportunities

 Posted date: December 10, 2015  No Comments

  Ever been on a flight and had the urge to snap your device because you cannot get the Wi-Fi to load your page? If you pay extra for Wi-Fi, it should work half-way decently. However, there are many advancements on the horizon. Gogo launches a m ...

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