Do you love biking? Have you always been interested in your ride’s statistics, like how many miles did you cover, average speed, calories burned, and more? There are already many apps that give you this information, and the latest to join this market segment is Cerevo’s Ride -1.
Ride-1 is a data logger that comes with advanced technologies and sensors to give you the most accurate information. It is equipped with nine axis motion sensors, out of which three each will handle geomagnetism, acceleration, and angular velocity respectively. There are also other sensors that come with it such as temperature sensor, air pressure sensor, GPS system, and illuminance sensor, [...]
It’s an exciting time to be a part of the cloud world, as new products are coming up every day to add value to businesses and to end customers at large. One of the new entrants to the cloud is CloudCoreo – a Seattle based startup in the cloud management arena. Located in South Lake Union District – the cloud computing capital of the world, this company is all set to take a share of the huge potential in cloud management.
This company is led by Tom Hull, its CEO, who previously was a founding member of a company called Union Bay Networks. After it was acquired by Apple in 2004, Hull, along with a few others came together to create CloudCoreo. Jason Needham, [...]
Plex Cloud, the latest offering from Plex, is likely to take user experience to new levels. With this service, you no longer have to run Plex Media Server on a computer or to any other Network Attached Storage in your house. Rather, you can access it all directly from the cloud.
The obvious advantage is it gives you greater flexibility as you can use it on a broad range of devices. Also, you’re not confined to a particular geographical location as you can use it from any device as long as you have access to the Internet.
Another related advantage is you don’t have to worry about downloading, installing, or configuring Plex software on a PC or Mac. This is [...]
CDW Corporation, a leading provider of technology products and services for businesses, has come up with a new cloud offering called Cloud Planning Services. As the name suggests, this service would revolve around providing the right inputs, and helping companies to devise an appropriate cloud strategy.
This is a comprehensive service that teaches businesses what cloud is, and the benefits that come from it. Further, experts in Cloud Planning Services would work with each business to create a cloud strategy that would work best for them.
To this end, there are four workshops offered under this service, and the intensity ranges from a one-day seminar on cloud basics to a [...]
Oracle is known as one of the top companies in the cloud computing space. Over the past year alone the company has made many moves to solidify its spot, such as unveiling a new hybrid cloud service.
Larry Ellison has reason to believe that his company will be first to reach $10 billion in combined platform-as-a-service and software-as-a-service. During the company’s fourth-quarter earnings call he said, “We think we’re going to be the first one there.”
Competition is Hot
Of course, there is a big difference between saying and doing. Oracle is well on its way to this mark, but there are other companies, most notably Salesforce.com, that are growing at a fast [...]
Synergy Research Group has recently declared 2015 “The Year of the Cloud,” as 2015 featured unprecedented growth in the cloud industry. For the first time, cloud infrastructure and service became the norm in enterprises. The study measure the growth of six different cloud sectors, including Software as a Service (SaaS) and the public cloud.
Between the fourth quarter of 2014 and the third quarter of 2015, total cloud revenue reached $110 billion, according to Synergy. This means that all measured sectors displayed a 28 percent annual growth rate. Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Platform as a Service (PaaS) showed the highest growth rate during 2015 (51%) with private [...]