How the US census kickstarted America’s computing industry
The U.S. Constitution requires that a population count be conducted at the beginning of every decade. This census has always been charged with political significance, and continues to be. That’s clear from the controversy over the conduct of the upcoming 2020 census. But it’s less widely known how important the census has been in developing …
Mercury Systems make another acquisition to expand know-how in RF and microwave and embedded...
ANDOVER, Mass. – Executives of embedded computing specialist Mercury Systems Inc. in Andover, Mass., are boosting their company's expertise in RF and microwave technologies for military and space applications with their acquisition of Delta Microwave Inc. in Oxnard, Calif., for $40.5 million in cash.
How Much Will PRISM Cost the U.S. Cloud Computing Industry?
The U.S. cloud computing industry could lose $22 to $35 billion over the next three years due to PRISM.
The foundation of the computing industry’s innovation is faltering. What can replace it?
Shrinking transistors have powered 50 years of advances in computing—but now other ways must be found to make computers more capable.
C Spire Cloud Metro Edge service wins top cloud computing industry award
The managed services unit for C Spire, a diversified telecommunications and technology services company, has won a national cloud computing industry award for expansion of its Cloud Metro Edge services across most of the Midwest and Southeastern regions of the U.S. C Spire was one of 21 cloud-based firms across the country honored by Cloud ...
What MATS means to the heavy-duty trucking industry
The Mid-America Trucking Show is the annual forum for the heavy-duty trucking industry, providing face-to-face interaction between industry representatives a...
10 Tips on Embedding Industry and Professional Certifications in Education Programs
More and more of today’s students stand to benefit from a promising new trend: certification-embedded education programs. These are partnerships between education institutions and industry and professional associations that stack industry certifications within education programs. The practice lets learners simultaneously obtain marketable industry certification(s) and education credentials such as degrees, diplomas and certificates. The certifications […]
How to embed gender equality in the marketing industry
We explore how businesses in the marketing sector can enable women to fulfil their potential and achieve gender equality in the workplace.
Cloud Computing: How the Industry Will Evolve
In 1976, Bruce Henderson -- then CEO of the Boston Consulting Group and a renowned management guru -- had an insight that isn't talked about enough. Mr. Henderson made the observation that
How Cloud Computing Will Revolutionize The IT Industry
Cloud computing is a method for delivering information technology (IT) services in which resources are retrieved from the Internet through web-based tools and applications. Rather than storing files on a hard drive or local storage device, cloud-based storage makes it possible to save them to a remote database.
The Top 4 Benefits of Cloud Computing in the Healthcare Industry
Learn the top four benefits that Cloud computing brings to the healthcare industry.
Fast Facts About the Trucking Industry
The trucking industry is one of the fastest-growing industries in the United States. It employs millions of people and bolsters the entire United States economy. Read on for more interesting and fun facts about the trucking industry. It is vital to the U.S. economy. According to the American Trucking Association, the trucking industry is responsible more »
Cloud Computing, BIM trends in construction industry
A big benefit for construction professionals is utilizing cloud computing for its mobility. Whether at a job site or in the office, cloud computing allows the management of any aspect of a business anywhere there is an Internet connection and a mobile device. With cloud computing, tasks that used to require a presence at the office can be completed while out in the field.
How Cognitive Computing is Transforming Global Industries
In March 2016, AlphaGo, a computer program developed by Google DeepMind in London, beat the longstanding world champion, Lee Sedol, in 4 out of 5 games of Go. In 2011, IBM’s Watson computer beat two former champions in multiple rounds …
Discover How Cloud Computing Benefits the Manufacturing Industry
It is important to integrate new technologies like cloud computing services to optimize resources and keep track of every aspect of the operation.
How Edge Computing will Revolutionize the Manufacturing Industry
While the internet of things (IoT) is already proving to be a critical enabler on the factory floor, organizations are now looking to enhance the responsiveness of their manufacturing systems further. To achieve this, these organizations are adopting smart manufacturing with edge computing as its main enabler
How Edge Computing, Transpacific Submarine Cables, and the New Administration are Disrupting the...
The last five years have seen significant change in connectivity and data expansion. As data accumulates, the market evolves to create faster, more efficient, ways to deliver seamless connectivity to meet demand. Market participants already feel a change in the air. Caprate's 5th Annual Data Center Summit brought together hundreds interested in learning more about what’s on the horizon. Panelists from Facebook, Invest in Denmark,
How 5 Industries Utilize Cloud Computing Solutions
Businesses can do a lot of tasks in the cloud. Providers like AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud offer a wide variety of services for its clients. These range from basic cloud computing functions to hype…
How Cloud Computing Benefits the Construction Industry
It may seem like the cloud is the new technology buzzword, but it’s not quite true when it comes to the construction industry. In the late 1990’s, people began to notice the amount of waste in the industry, especially when it came to drawings and revisions and the potential to save money on reproduction costs. …
How cloud computing can transform the pharmaceutical industry
As you know, a number of significant trends have shaped the pharmaceutical ecosystem over the last few years. The increasing need to develop personalised medicines has added to the complexity of care. A flurry of mergers and acquisitions have created huge, competing conglomerates. And stringent regulation and tighter price controls have forced many firms