The Paper Free Office – Fact or Fiction?

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By AIIM president, John Mancini The paper free office is touted as being more efficient, cost saving and obviously dramatically reducing the environmental footprint – so why is paper usage actually on the increase in some offices? If a business was asked to buy into a concept that would enable it to respond quicker to […]

What You Should Know About Big Data

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The visual below highlights use cases of Big Data and how industries can benefit from incorporating Big Data into their operations. Find more information on Datameer. Related articles The rising importance of big data to big business (betanews.com) Big data could be the key to gaining a competitive edge (itproportal.com) Test your big data in […]

Managing Mobile Business Insecurities

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Today is the age of the smartphones. Hundreds of millions of individuals own smartphones and use them for everyday tasks. More and more companies are moving towards an adoption of a BYOD (bring your own device) strategy. But with the escalation of smartphones, there is a proportionate security risk rise. Some critically important statistics on […]

5 Facts about Datacenters Every Administrator Should Know

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Being knowledgeable about datacenter basics will help you solidify your technical career. Datacenters large and small operate on a certain set of principles that can be easily adhered to in order to make the most of your time. Any downtime is unacceptable in many business leaders’ eyes therefore building out or leasing reliable datacenter infrastructure […]

eBay Demonstrates Resilience following Data Breach

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The uproar surrounding last year’s data breach at Target Corporation did more than simply tarnish Target’s reputation. The breach hit the company’s bottom line – and hit it hard. In its 4th quarter (the period in which the breach was exposed), Target’s profits declined by hundreds of millions of dollars, compared with the same period […]

Marc Andreessen on the Future of Technology and Automation, Robotics, and AI can Impact Government Service

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This is the third installment in our series flowing from recent dialog with Marc Andreessen. Previous posts discussed future tech scenarios around the year 2030 and context on government services in the future. In this post we provide Marc’s thoughts around the future of technology including automation, robotics and AI and implications for government, business and citizens. Gourley: Marc can […]