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Software Licensing: Is SaaS the Solution to End Software Piracy?

By Dick Weisinger

Pirated software is a problem.  But the size of the problem can be a real shocker.  A recent survey by IDC/BSA found that 43 percent of the software installed on PC’s globally isn’t properly licensed.  Nearly three quarters of the

Hybrid Cloud Computing: Providing Incremental Movement Towards the Cloud

By Dick Weisinger

In yesterday’s blog we reported on the hypergrowth that the cloud computing industry is experiencing.  IDC estimates that in 2014 more than $100 billion will be spent on the cloud. While the speed of transition to the cloud has been

Cloud Computing: 5x+ Increase in Adoption Since 2011

By Dick Weisinger

A new report shows a dramatic shift towards the use of the cloud by major businesses over the last three years.  The study was jointly prepared by North Bridge Venture Partners and GigaOm Research.  Businesses are adopting all types of

Data Cloud/Big Data: Google Introduces DataFlow as Successor to MapReduce

By Dick Weisinger

Do you feel left behind when it comes to technologies like Hadoop and MapReduce?  The great thing about the rapid speed that technology is changing and obsolescing is that if you miss one trend it’s not long before it’s been superseded

Digital Business: Creating a Bigger Impact than the Internet

By Dick Weisinger

Digital Business is defined by Gartner as ”the creation of new business designs by blurring the digital and physical world.”  Gartner says that “Digital business promises to usher in an unprecedented convergence of people, business, and things that disrupts existing business