As part of its FutureScape prediction series for 2015, IDC looked at the impending IoT space from a broad spectrum of angles, including network capacity, security and cloud.
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Infor's suite of high-end cloud financial software products include a new user interface, in-memory database technology and more. CloudSuite signals a major shift in the application space. Will CIOs bite?
Virtualization vendor's ambition to offer the tools needed in a mobile-cloud era, spanning from the network to the desktop, evokes memories of Sun Microsystems' failed "The Network is The Computer" campaign.
Windows 8.1 Update 1 may be headed for a March 2014 release and could include some under-the-hood changes to reduce memory and disk space requirements for cheaper tablets.
Government subsidies and policy changes cannot be depended on to drive down data roaming tariffs, says Asia-Pacific Network Information Centre, which adds that restrictive regulations can lead to Internet fragmentation.
Wireless technology is evolving on all fronts — in personal, local and wide area networks — and in some surprising directions. Here are the latest developments in Wi-Fi, mobile broadband, white space radio and more.
The issue is that developers will have to code their apps to work with four major versions of OS X to be compatible with the largest number of Mac users.
A number of stumbling blocks are still to be overcome before white-space spectrum can be used to deliver a viable Wi-Fi service.
Ofcom has launched a consultation on the use of white-space that could see the reuse of TV spectrum to provide connectivity for a range of uses and devices before the end of next year.
Next year should see the public launch of a brand new wireless network technology now being trialled in Cambridge, aiming to give connectivity to thousands of devices at low cost and low power
A lot of ink has been spilled decrying the Android fragmentation problem, and while the smartphone space is surviving in spite of it the tablet space will not.
The Chinese government has outlined the country's space strategy, including a global satellite network and plans for space exploration.The whitepaper, published in English on China Daily on Friday, gives details on China's strategy for the next five years.
Why did Facebook commission a study to look at users' attention, emotional engagement, and memory retention while browsing websites? To convince advertisers the social network is the best.
The Fishburners collaborative working space for start-ups and investors is using funding from the NSW Government and Ninefold to increase its productivity by improving its internet connection and implementing a wireless network.
Identified is a new company that wants to take on LinkedIn in the professional social network space by leveraging Facebook.
In the run up to SAP TechEd Las Vegas there are three major themes we can expect to hear a LOT about:HANA - SAP's pitch for high speed, in-memory analytics and applicationsMobile - some of us have been privileged to see some pretty spiffy demos of new applications with plenty of iPad love thrown in.Analytics - activists in the BI space have been moaning about delays to GA for BI4.
Technological advances to memory space and processing capabilities as well as better quality apps and discoverability will keep feature phone market growing despite competition, industry watchers say.
Ofcom is planning a digital switch-off for FM radio and eyeing the frequencies for more broadband services. An exciting alternative is already available
If you can't measure it, you can't master it; a basic principle of management that applies to cloud technology. Knowing what to measure is the first step to building a strategy
The European Space Agency has said that although usernames and passwords were taken, the intrusion did not breach its internal network or main site