SAP HANA: A Fantasy Football Use Case

Every August, hoards of diehard football fans flood the internet in search of information that might provide them with an edge in their upcoming fantasy football drafts. The demand for fantasy sports has been driven by fans’ desire to get more involved with the sport they love and fueled by the availability of vast amounts […]

The Next Step in the Internet of Things: Connecting Your Home

Remember that “futuristic” movie from 1999 called “Smart House?” Think back to when you thought that this house would never be available in your lifetime. Only 16 years after that movie, we may be owning our very own “Smart House.” We expect our phones, tablets, and sometimes even our watches to be connected. The next great […]

White House Tightens Security for Web Access

On Monday, 8 June 2015, Tony Scott, Chief Information Officer for President Obama, issued a memorandum that requires all federal websites and services to switch to HTTPS, a more secure method of connection than plain HTTP, by December 31, 2016.  This change means all traffic is treated as sensitive, rather than leaving it up to web […]

Carahsoft: IT Solutions for Government

This post is part of our series providing background and context on sponsors of Cognitio’s 30 April Synergy Forum. The platinum sponsor of the 30 April Synergy Forum is Carahsoft Technology Corp. We have known and worked with Carahsoft for years, they have become an institution in the federal technology ecosystem, known for being able to […]

Robot Chef Brings Internet of Things Into the Kitchen

Who needs to go out for dinner, when you have a tireless master chef waiting at home to prepare a gourmet meal for you, any time, day or night?  That’s the premise behind a new invention from Moley Robotics, a tech company based in London.  Moley unveiled their new “robochef” prototype on April 14, 2015 at […]

The CTOvision Research Library: References for the enterprise technologist

The CTOvision Research Library is a repository of research curated by our analysts to provide enterprise technologists a fast way to reference actionable information relevant to your operational decisions. Our analyst curate the research library into categories of Analytics, Big Data, Cloud Computing, Cyber Security, Government, Intelligence, Mobility, and Strategy. The library contains all hard copy research […]