Fiber cables connected to servers
Network Analytics: The New Route To GRC?
/ Mar 23, 2015 0 COMMENTS
The predictions for the growth in data volumes are stark – the impact of a large ...
Formula 1 racers
Managing the IoT Sprawl
/ Feb 23, 2015 0 COMMENTS
My Day at the Races I recently got myself invited to a Formula-1 event and expected a grandstand seat to watch the races. I quickly realized that that was not going to work. If you are ...
Disney_epcot
IoT Made My Disney Experience Better
/ Jan 8, 2015 0 COMMENTS
My last IoT blog was focused on how the Internet of Things isn’t really about connected devices but rather about how to create new experiences using the connected endpoints. A short ...
Internet of Things
The IoT is About New Experiences, Not Just Connected Things
/ Jan 6, 2015 0 COMMENTS
2014 was a big year for the Internet of Things (IoT). Much of the focus of IoT has been on the topic of connected things. I actually wrote about connected devices in this blog on five ...
Smartphone and coffee
Five Considerations for the Internet of Things
/ Dec 30, 2014 0 COMMENTS
My last Internet of Things-related blog was on how IT and business leaders should think about the value that IoT can provide. Once there’s a good understanding of where IoT value will ...
black hole
Here Comes The Petabyte Event Horizon
/ Dec 29, 2014 0 COMMENTS
A step change is on the way for data storage, and in particular for networked storage. Technologies that have served us well for a decade or more are about to run out of steam, and the ...
cat in a box
The Value of The Internet of Things is Like Schrödinger’s Cat
/ Dec 12, 2014 0 COMMENTS
There is a scientific thought-experiment known as Schrödinger’s Cat. In order to highlight the paradox of the quantum behavior of sub-atomic particles, Erwin Schrodinger’s ...
Brain Computer
Move Over Apple Watch, We Want Wetware!
/ Oct 17, 2014 0 COMMENTS
I am a sci-fi junkie, and began mainlining speculative fiction in my early teens. Many of the technologies once imagined have since turned into everyday realities (i.e. artificial ...
overstuffed storage
Do We Store Too Much Data – Or Too Little?
/ Sep 30, 2014 0 COMMENTS
The world’s data stores are growing at an alarming rate. Market researchers at IDC have estimated it at 40 percent per year, which will take us from 4.4 zettabytes in 2013 to 44 ...
Internet of Things cloud
5 IoT Solutions We Can Use – And One We Can Live Without
/ Sep 9, 2014 1 COMMENTS
The industry is all a-buzz over the concept of Internet of Things (IoT).  Cisco did a study last year that sized the opportunity at $14.4 trillion over the next decade, meaning there’s ...
digital abstract
Home And Away: Digital Deluge Drives Networking’s Future
/ Aug 22, 2014 0 COMMENTS
The massive growth of Big Data and analytics are major contributors to the fast-changing network environment, but several new studies highlight other drivers — both at home and ...