Digital Disciplines Leading companies are using a hybrid mix of private and public clouds, multiple clouds at various layers, and both centralized hyperscale and dispersed edge computing resources as the Internet of Things matures. Welcome to the hybrid multi-cloud fog.
Digital Disciplines Even as digitalization pervades our society, technologies for cloud, virtualization, and energy efficiency are keeping energy use essentially constant, according to a new DOE report.
Digital Disciplines Tech-savvy companies ranging from Apple to Zynga—including Coursera, Dropbox, Evernote, Facebook, GE, Instagram, Netflix and Uber—have each adopted a different public cloud strategy. Reasons include corporate strategy, cost optimization, performance optimization, core competencies and more.
Digital Disciplines The United Nations International Telecommunications Union and Cisco have jointly released a report titled "Harnessing the Internet of Things for Global Development," which has been submitted as a contribution to the UN Broadband Commission for Sustainable Development. It highlights innovative uses of IoT technology to improve healthcare, agriculture, energy, water and other basic needs across the developing world, thus offering lessons for CIOs in how to build robust, cost-effective IoT solutions and highlighting business opportunities to do well by doing good.
Digital Disciplines A look at four major IT-based strategies—or digital disciplines—by which CIOs can enable their companies to create unique customer value and attain market leadership.