Big Data in the Business Products and Services Industry {4}

By John C. As Francis Bacon said, “Knowledge is Power.” This simple quote can summarize how the use of Big Data can benefit the businesses that use it to help in making more intelligent decisions and gain a competitive edge against their competitors. Big data, in its simplest terms, can be seen as a vast […]

Is Energy Affected by Big Data? {3}

By: Kenny C. What exactly is Big Data? Big data refers to the growth and availability of structured and unstructured data that helps us improve our daily lives. This data comes from a plethora of sources such as social media, geographical information, cellular devices, and even GPS signals. Big data has benefitted both businesses and […]

Big Data in the IT Services {4}

By Marcus B. Big Data is a relatively new concept, but refers to the massive amounts of data taken over time that can be analyzed to provide key business advantages such as market trends and product planning. With the use of Big Data, business owners can learn more about their industry to improve overall efficiency […]

Mobile Health Device {4}

By Miguel A. Big data is information being collected from people. Companies use the information to provide valuable service or products to users. Like the health industry. Medical field are finding ways to cure, prevent, analyzed diseases. The health industry may have found the solution in mobile health technology. A wearable device could be one […]

Software Defined Network (SDN) & Cisco Evolved Services Platform {4}

Nowadays, the business is going to reduce the IT investments, and increase their core business. In the meantime, the demand of network services that the consumers want data, video, and other mobile services combine together is also increasing rapidly. Therefore, the internet service providers need to be responded the demand quickly and profitably, yet it […]

Electronic Magic Band {12}

The Magic Band RFID @ Disney In the article “Now Disney Can Track Your Every Move with NSA-Style Wristbands” by Eliana Dockterman, she states the implementation of waterproof “Magic Bands” that Disney has adopted for experimentation at select theme parks. The bands act as your personal park entry ticket, fast pass, and hotel key card. […]

GitHub {14}

GitHub can be easily labeled as a distributed version control system, but GitHub is so much more than that. GitHub is a powerful collaboration and code management tool for open source and private projects. GitHub allows multiple people to work in friction-less development environments. People are able to work together on projects in organizations and […]

A Career in Databases {18}

So the quarter is coming to an end and you loved the class. I mean who wouldn’t? The practical uses of databases are endless and the need for people to manage them will only grow. The careers within CIS are among the top 5 growing jobs in the U.S. and this blog will tell you […]

Inventory Management Systems {14}

When running a business, proper inventory management is essential to ensuring financial success. Inventory management may be defined as the overseeing and controlling of the ordering, storage and use of components that a company will use in the production of the items it will sell as well as the overseeing and controlling of quantities of […]

DuckDuckGo: Search Anonymously, Find Instantly. {19}

DuckDuckGo is a startup is a search engine startup that is rivaling that of Google.  The creator, Gabriel Weinberg, didn’t originally want to create a search engine.  It was more a culmination of failed ideas combined to create this alternative way to find information on the web.  By combining these ideas he has created a […]

Xamarin and Cross-Platform DeXamarinvelopment {9}

Xamarin In a world where mobile devices are taking over and the desktop is becoming more and more obsolete, the need to provide users with applications that can be portable across different devices becomes a necessity. Xamarin, a cross-platform software company fills this need. They essentially provide their customers with a one stop shop to […]

Data Mining and its Use in Everyday Life {14}

Every day 2.5 quintillion bytes of data are created and 90 percent of the data in the world today were produced within the past two years. Because the amount of data is growing and at such a large rate, the challenges of handling this data with the intention to use and to apply it using […]

Ethics and Database {16}

Every day billions of users’ access search engines such as Google or Bing.  The amazing thing about these search engines are that they essentially comb through millions of databases in a matter of milliseconds to give you the results you are looking for.  A database is a place where an organization can store a large […]

WhatsApp. Inc {13}

Whatsapp Messenger is a instant messaging service for smartphones. It has a monthly subscription fee of one dollar per year, with the first year being free. Tt allows people to send texts, images, video, and audio messages as well as their locations using integrated mapping features. This software is available on the Google Android, BlackBerry OS, […]

Chemical Storage {5}

Computers and technology are growing at an astronomical rate, according to Moore the advancement of technology is doubling every 18 months and don’t we see it. This advancement is calling for an increase in the amount of storage due to the fact that everything we do on devices that use and store information. The rise […]

Never Say Anything {6}

In today’s post 9/11 world our freedoms are even more curtailed as our online activities are being monitored and our online communications are being stored by such agencies as the NSA to potentially be used against us. As well, individuals are giving away their information to any social media outlet that asks them. Databases are […]