What are the financial benefits of moving to the private cloud? Sure, there are plenty of good reasons, and it makes strong business sense. It’s also extremely efficient, and perhaps most importantly, it enables you to spend more time focusing on your business.
Few industries have evolved as rapidly as retail, which saw a recent wave of transformation following the introduction of new technology like cloud and mobile devices. The rapid-fire change has led to heightened competition that has proved favorable for consumers.
The emergence of FinTech - companies that digitally provision financial services – and its growing customer base has had a drastic impact on the way that lending services are consumed and administered today. What Inc. calls the “alternative lending industry,” or online business lenders, is a business it says has “doubled every year". Major disruption is taking place as a result in an industry that historically has had a few key players commanding the majority of its market share.
dinCloud has just introduced a new feature to its cloud orchestration platform, dinManage. Now available, cloud analytics and monitoring from dinCloud will enable dinManage users to create custom reports that detail the data utilization of a particular virtual machine. This includes analytics on CPU, memory, etc.
Technology, without a doubt, has transformed the lending industry. Put it this way, when was the last time you actually walked into a bank and spoke with a teller? Whether you need insurance quotes or lending products, all you have to do is sit in front of your computer to fill out an application.
There is almost nothing worse than a case of mistaken identity. If you count yourself amongst the masses that prefer to keep things like access permissions in order, then pay close attention – you’ll find important information ahead. Perhaps you haven’t heard of Identity and Access Management (IAM) systems? Well, you’re most certainly not alone. If you have, then a refresher could be a good idea.
A new category of cloud service providers has surfaced, supplying virtualized Desktops-as-a-Service (DaaS) to address the rising bring-your-own-device (BYOD) trend. By outsourcing desktop use and management to a third-party service provider, organizations can get a handle on the increase of devices without them becoming a heavy drain on the company’s bottom line.
According to Dyn, on October 21, 2016 a DDoS attack began at 7:00 a.m. (EDT) and was resolved by 9:20 a.m. However, a second attack was reported at 11:52 a.m. and Internet users began reporting difficulties accessing websites.
With the majority of organizations and businesses presently utilizing some type of cloud-based application, it’s clear that its benefits are recognized across the board. It’s no surprise that this also goes for the education industry. Certainly, the advantages of cloud computing are evident from a business perspective, but these applications are opening up new possibilities and creating potential to impact education and the way it works.