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Debunking the Buzzwords: What the Cloud Isn’t

Posted on October 23, 2013
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Cloud computing has attained red carpet status as the “it” technology and, as with any popular movement, has garnered a collection of buzzwords that swarm about much like bees to a hive. Some buzzwords help us make sense of this cloud computing phenomenon; while others are like groupies, fascinated by the cloud’s notoriety and trying […]

Why You Should Consider SSD’s for Cloud Storage

Posted on April 26, 2013
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Infoworld reported recently that photo-sharing web site Instagram is using SSD technology as their storage medium. That might prompt folks who are storing data and images in the cloud to wonder if they should be exploring the same technology. Here’s a primer to help you decide. The Options Think of an SSD, or solid state drive, as […]

7 Different Cloud Computing Services to be Aware of

Posted on October 13, 2012
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The basic idea of the cloud is always the same. It is a form of technology that allows enterprises, and small business alike,  to run applications that are housed away from the enterprises itself. In spite of this shared basic definition, however, there are several different types of cloud computing. Web Based Cloud Computing. With this […]

10 Cloud Computing Buzz Words to Know!

Posted on July 05, 2012
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One of the most common things you will find among every industry is the use of “buzz words.” Buzz words have their fleeting moment in the world, from when no one exactly knows what they mean, to where they are used in every single article, at least 10 times.  The ones we are going to […]

Gallery: 5 pieces of “technology” you won’t believe you used to use daily

Posted on June 25, 2012
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Every month, although it feels like every day, we are inundated with the latest craze in technology. From a new iPad every three months, to software updates on the hour, our entire lives have become one tech undated after another. But, there was a brief time period when time stood still. Where families would crowd […]

3 Tips to Increase your Website’s Speed (Yahoo!)

Posted on May 30, 2012
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We all want a faster website that’s able to keep up with consumer’s needs, traffic spikes, and loads quickly. Great, but how do we make it happen?  Check out these three tips from Yahoo!’s best web developers for three easy ways to instantly increase your website’s speed:  Use a Content Delivery Network A content delivery […]

What is a cloud desktop?

Posted on May 21, 2012
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Imagine never having to carry around an actual computer in order to  access everything you normally store on your desktop. Instead, you just carry around a light-weight black box and a connector cord for a monitor. This is what using a cloud desktop would enable you to do. That little black box stores your information, when […]