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Tue, November 19, 2013 - Gatwick Airport has tendered for a SaaS-based identity management system that has the ability to work with other cloud-based applications.
Wed, November 13, 2013 - People sign up for cruise ships to get away from it all. But not quite all: Passengers still want Wi-Fi access for the growing number of mobile devices they lug with them on vacation for staying in touch, web surfing, music, photos and video. Cruise line Royal Caribbean is turning to 802.11ac to optimize their Wi-Fi connectivity for this mobile data deluge.
Mon, November 11, 2013 - Gatwick Airport is planning to become the first airport to move its central operational database into the cloud, as part of wider plans to consolidate its data center estate.
Fri, November 08, 2013 - Airlines can still keep passengers from talking on the phone
Mon, September 30, 2013 - Microsoft is celebrating another win for its mobile devices. Delta Airlines announced that it is equipping its 11,000 pilots with Surface 2 tablets to replace the traditional paper document flight bags.
Wed, September 25, 2013 - The airline, using Sprinklr and other tools, is seeking hard-dollar returns from conversations on Facebook, Twitter and Google+, among other social networks.
Wed, August 28, 2013 - Toyota's CIO says the carmaker analyzes social media commentary to learn what customers think of specific vehicles, identify quality problems and increase the accuracy of sales predictions .
Mon, August 26, 2013 - Executives at midsized industrial firms believe their data is at little or no risk, even though they hold valuable intellectual property and business process data sought by criminals, according to consulting firm McGladrey.
Fri, August 23, 2013 - The business, one of Qualcomm's first, will continue operating under private equity ownership
Thu, July 04, 2013 - The European Parliament has voted to allow suspension of data-sharing agreements if necessary but won't break off trade talks
Wed, June 26, 2013 - There's a lot of Wi-Fi out there, but right now, to guarantee your domestic flight will have Wi-Fi, you'd better do your research.
Sat, June 22, 2013 - Southwest Airlines says its computer systems are back in working order after a major glitch Friday night forced the company to ground more than 60 flights between Friday night and Saturday morning.
Fri, June 21, 2013 - While most big data headlines focus on sentiment analysis and other marketing activities, multinational conglomerate GE sees a future in which machine-to-machine communication and big data analytics spur a wave of innovation on par with the Industrial Revolution and the Internet Revolution.
Wed, June 12, 2013 - Drivers are less observant and take longer to brake when engaged in activities such as hands-free texting, researchers say