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Dream. Dare. Do – that is Suyati’s work principle in a nutshell.

Nov
24
2016

How Yammer-Office365 Integration will benefit Your Business

Microsoft’s annual Ignite conference traditionally sets the tone for the key developments in the coming year, including the launch of new products. The September 2016 version of the conference did not disappoint on this count, with a slew of new...

Nov
15
2016

Boosting Business Productivity with Microsoft Azure Analysis Services

Think analytics, and most managers begin to have nightmares, considering the provisioning of infrastructure. Microsoft Azure Analysis Services is all set to make their lives easier.  With Microsoft launching Azure Analysis Services as a fully managed Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS), business managers...

Nov
10
2016

Benefits of using Selenium for Test Automation in enterprises

Why is Selenium the most preferred test automation tool by tech giants including Microsoft and Facebook? Read this article to know why you should implement Selenium test automation for testing your web applications. In a highly competitive environment, there is...

Oct
25
2016

What’s new in MS Dynamics AX as compared to other ERP technology?

The tech space is continuously evolving; with new technologies unlocking new possibilities by the day. Enterprises who wish to remain relevant have no choice but to overhaul their products and processes, and offer cutting edge solutions that leverage new possibilities....

Oct
24
2016

How the new Salesforce Lightning Bolt helps your business

Online communities, self-service portals, and customer-facing websites are key ingredients in the armory of any company with a decent online presence. In a tech-neutral world where everyone has the know-how to roll out such options, enterprises strive for deep customization...

Oct
19
2016

Is IoT A Top Technology Investment Today?

The Internet of Things (IoT) is expected to be worth trillions of dollars by 2020. Studies suggest that nearly $6 trillion will be spent on IoT technology over the next five years. The concept is expected to be integrated into...

Oct
18
2016

Top Five Marketing Automation Tools to Integrate with Salesforce

Speed and accuracy are the buzzwords of today’s harried and hard-pressed marketers, slogging it out in a highly demanding environment. Integrating marketing automation tools into the CRM pays off them well, thus sparing them from the hassles of manual import...

How Cloud Technology Fuels Digital Transformation

Cloud is becoming a critical game-changer in enterprises and is also serving as a major resource and catalyst for promoting more effective dialog between the businesses and IT. IT services and business services are converging in a big way. The...

Sep
26
2016

7 Reasons to Use Open Source for Product Development

Software products are growing rapidly, at a larger scale, and identifying the right technology to develop a strong and proper code base is a major challenge for product and platform organizations. Several considerations, including usability, scalability, availability, migration from legacy...

Aug
03
2016

Industry 4.0 and IoT- The emerging marketing trends

Each new technology that finds a prominent place for itself in the market can trigger off disruptive trends or changes in the market; and the reason- the utter speed at which the technology is adapted. In this infographic we try...

Best Practices for Developing CMS Architecture

Success of CMS depends on having a clear implementation strategy and plan, best suited for the organization. Architecture decisions leave a considerable impact on the stability and performance of your CMS. Adhering to a few best practices and criteria could...

Jul
04
2016

Understanding Mobile App Development Process

A mobile app is a software application developed specifically for use on small, wireless computing devices, such as smartphones and tablets, rather than desktop or laptop computers. Mobile apps are quite common in current scenario and are beneficial for individuals...

Jun
08
2016

The Impact of Internet of Things (IoT) in Manufacturing Industry

Considered as the most significant technology initiative of the decade - IoT is predicted to add $10-$15 trillion to the global GDP in the next two decades. Companies like Siemens and Cisco have already embraced IoT in their manufacturing plants....

May
11
2016

Personalization Struggles in Marketing

For many, personalized marketing is targeted marketing at its best, where messages are created for individual consumers. These are usually automated processes where computer software is used to craft individual messages that go a long way in building relationships, but...

Apr
21
2016

Cloud Computing - How Pricing Works

IT teams are moving to cloud at fast pace and the benefits of being cloud are manifold. An actual estimate of the cloud’s pricing requires careful consideration of different variables. The cloud offers custom configurations, which users can access according...

Feb
29
2016

How Resisting The E-Commerce Boom Can Prove Costly For Businesses

Many businesses, including many countries, are yet to capitalize on the e-commerce boom. They are yet to even figure on the e-commerce radar. As sales numbers are close to crossing $370 billion by 2017, and as the reach of the...

Feb
24
2016

Optimization of Supply Chain Management with Big Data

The volumes of unstructured and structured data has been ever growing making it a huge challenge for enterprises to cope with. In recent times this has led to a massive surge in supply chain data. The whole idea behind optimization...

Feb
23
2016

Cloud Computing Will Enable New Business Models in 3 years

Cloud computing has created a paradigm shift; the kind of shift that makes work faster, simpler and just better. Many enterprises can foresee cloud computing bringing radical changes to their business models over the next three to five years.  The...

Feb
11
2016

The Internet of Things: How Revenue is Driven

The Internet of Things, that is built on cloud computing and networks of data-gathering sensors, revolves around increased machine-to-machine communication. The beauty of IOT is that it is instantaneous connection. It promises to make everything in our lives that we...

Top Benefits of Proprietary CMS

Looking for a good choice from the list of Proprietary CMS solutions? Then take a look at this Infographic that will help you pick the best fit for your enterprise. This piece analyzes the advantages and features of Proprietary CMS...

How Does a CMS Function?

A Content Management System (CMS) is a web application or an application suite that allows organizations to seamlessly create, modify, delete, and publish content.  in short, a content management system offers a set of procedures to manage content flow in...

Feb
04
2016

How does a good UX enhance your sales

  Amidst the scramble to get good content, boost SEO, and other time-honored marketing efforts, most of the marketers underestimate the importance of ensuring top-notch UX in driving sales. The user experience (UX) is the feeling users encounter when interacting...

Jan
29
2016

How Magento's mobile-friendly themes increase conversion rates

  Being ‘mobile responsive’ is no longer an optional after-thought today, but it is a basic requirement for an enterprise to survive. More people now access internet using mobile devices. Recent surveys indicate that search results coming through desktop account for 61%,...

Jan
21
2016

Myths About Open Source Software

The open-source market has evolved gradually and underwent a lot of changes over time. Open-source is suitable for both large and small enterprises alike. It provides world-class support and services to the customers – an entirely different business model from...

Jan
15
2016

7 Dominant Digital Marketing Trends for 2016

Having a fair knowledge on the dynamic digital marketing trends and consistently applying them to build one-of-the-kind customer experiences are significant pointers to take your brand to the next level. From content and relationship marketing to the Internet of Things,...

Jan
12
2016

10 Ecommerce trends to look out for in 2016

Ecommerce has grown by leaps and bounds. By 2018, one in every two people across the planet would have shopped online at some point. It is also estimated in 2016 online shoppers would spend $500 more on online shopping, compared to their...

Jan
04
2016

Heed to these 7 SEO norms in 2016

  SEO rules are never set in stone. In fact, what worked well in the past, or was a recommended best practice, may now be counterproductive, and even get penalized. The historic approach towards boosting SEO has been to pack...

Dec
29
2015

Real Time Personalization in Sitecore Experience Profile

Personalization is the ability to respond to a specific user’s online actions and behaviors in a customized way to meet his or her specific needs. Providing a personalized e-commerce experience increases customer satisfaction, which, in turn maximizes online profits. Success...

Dec
08
2015

6 considerations behind a successful legacy CMS migration

Data migration is a critical, high risk, high reward moment. If the migration process maintains the accuracy and accessibility of legacy data, the CMS implementation becomes largely successful, and the CMS will add value to the organization. However, the process...

Dec
02
2015

A Small Business Guide to eCommerce Shipping

While setting up an ecommerce store is relatively easy, the crunch comes when it is time to ship the product to the customer. The stakes of shipping rise further in today’s age of instance gratification, where customers buy the product...

Nov
18
2015

The New Architecture and Database features of Magento 2.0

The much awaited Magento 2.0 is on the cusp of official release. It promises to be a major upgrade from the existing 1.x versions, involving a comprehensive revamp of legacy code, and introducing new features such as a powerful visual...

Nov
03
2015

The impact of Color on Consumer Behavior

The psychology of color and visual appearance with regards to persuasion and influence is one of the most fascinating and sometimes even controversial, aspects of marketing and consumer behavior. Research suggests that this aspect is a critical factor in marketing...

Nov
02
2015

How Salesforce becomes the most preferred CRM solution

Salesforce was founded with a vision to redefine the Cloud CRM model. It sowed the seeds for a new era of cloud computing and brought in revolutionary changes to the concept of Customer Relationship Management. The USP of Salesforce is...

Oct
30
2015

Catch More on your Investments with Mobile Responsive Sites

The internet unlocks a world of infinite possibilities, but businesses still have to work towards realizing these possibilities. Instances of companies with sound business strategy and strong web presence not having sufficient ROI is quite common. More often, the reason...

Oct
16
2015

Tips for Developing Big Data Advisory and Consulting Services

Big data spells big opportunity Big data unlocks valuable insights about product use, customer buying habits, trends, effective marketing tactics, latent demand, and much more. However, to access such insights, companies still need to know how to leverage their structured...

Oct
16
2015

Scale and improve with the Scheduler Dispatcher Framework in Salesforce

Salesforce Scheduler Dispatcher Framework offers an effective way to utilize apex schedulers and batch apex in the Force.com platform. This helps developers overcome the day-to-day challenges related to scalability, code and governor limits, and other issues. The problem of Scalability...

Oct
16
2015

Open source cars – the dawn of a new era?

Open source goes beyond free software, and the broad concept means a collaborative platform, where a diverse community gets together to work on a project, on a voluntary basis. While open source coders get together to develop software, automobile enthusiasts...

Oct
12
2015

Top 10 Big Data Pain Points

Big data is the flavor of the season, with companies cutting across sectors and size lining up to get on the big data bandwagon. However, it is at implementation time, and even later, that many companies come face to face...

Oct
01
2015

How exciting is the all new ASP.NET 5 Beta7 ?

ASP.NET 5 Beta7 is the brand new version of the popular developer framework. It is now available on NuGet, and also in Visual Studio 2015, as a tooling update. Here is a preview of what is in store in the...

Sep
18
2015

The Use of Big Data in Ports and Terminals

According to Forbes, 87% of enterprises believe that big data will redefine the competitive landscape in the next three years, and 89% of them believe that not using big data could lead to loss of market share. While the world...

Sep
14
2015

Top 6 proprietary CMS

  Each Content Management System offers unique features and benefits. Identifying a CMS that is a right fit for your enterprise is vital as it can leave a lasting impact on business. Here we are trying to analyze the features...

Ruby and Rails: The Strengths and Challenges

Ruby on Rails is such an oft-used and popular term that a layman could be forgiven to have assumed it to be one single technology.  We are, however, essentially talking about Ruby, a programming language that works within Rails, an...

Aug
04
2015

​How does a CRM work?

  A Customer Relationship Management System is a valuable arsenal for any company that values efficiency and productivity over everything else. The core idea behind a CRM is that an enterprise should have organized access to information pertaining to its...

Jul
29
2015

What to expect from the soon-to-be ramped up Salesforce Analytic Cloud

Sales and marketing professionals have their task cut to drive sales, and always look to create campaigns that resonate with prospects. Data is the game-changer here; and Salesforce Analytic Cloud has become a Holy-Grail of sorts for many marketers and...

Jul
09
2015

How OpenCTI Makes Life Easier for Salesforce users

CTI or Computer Telephony Integration makes it possible to sync the mobile device with the computer. Using CTI adapters, users may control the mobile device with their computer, or vice versa. Needless to say, the spread of mobile computing has...

Jul
07
2015

The Top 5 Marketing Apps in Salesforce : Infographic

The presence of a large and diverse set of apps in the Salesforce AppExchange allows marketers to orchestrate successful campaigns in an optimal way. AppExchange gives numerous options. But for ideal CRM results, before tapping into any AppExchange app, we...

Jun
29
2015

Private vs public vs hybrid Cloud: The pros and cons

The cloud has taken the world of computing by storm, and experts predict that more than 50% of IT will be in the cloud within the next five to ten years.  However, enterprises still need to get their cloud approach...

Jun
19
2015

Common Cloud Computing Mistakes to Avoid

While the cloud has soared in popularity in recent times, realizing full advantage of the cloud requires getting it right when switching over to the cloud.  Many enterprises falter in their cloud installation and operations, hindering them from realizing the...

Jun
18
2015

Cloud Computing System - Practical tips to secure your data

Working on the cloud is soaring in popularity so much so that, in 2012, research major Gartner predicted a complete shift of offline PC work to the cloud by 2014.  While the cloud has indeed grown in a big way...

Jun
17
2015

Top CRM systems compared - Infographic

How do you identify the right Customer Relationship Management system for your enterprise? Being distinct from each other, it is vital to know which solution suits your business. Here we have tried to compare the top five Customer Relationship Management...

Jun
13
2015

AWS Educate – A Transformation of Cloud-Technology Training

Cloud computing has gained widespread acceptance for building and deploying applications across sectors.  Organizations across the board now leverage the many benefits that cloud computing provides to transform their business processes for the better and to unlock potential.  However, as...

Jun
01
2015

Save Time, Save Bucks, Backup your Salesforce Data

For all the benefits that digital data brings, it remains unpredictable at best and hundreds of things can go wrong with it.  Ensuring timely backups, however, make an effective solution against such contingencies. Salesforce has an advanced disaster-recovery system in...

May
26
2015

Why You Should Not be Missing the 2015 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference

Learn. Network. Grow. Accelerate: A whole world of exciting experiences at the Microsoft WPC event at Orlando   The 2015 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC) is scheduled between July 12 and 16, at Orlando. This landmark annual conference by Microsoft...

Magento's content management system the best for ecommerce?

Magento CMS, which started in March 2008 has grown considerably over the years, clocking more than five million downloads by the end of 2014—a steep increase from a relatively modest 500,000+ downloads in October 2008. The company boasts of a...

May
14
2015

Advantages of using JMeter for Non-functional Automation Testing

In today's world where people remain online more often than not, the website and other online assets heavily influence the success and acceptance of enterprises. Companies need to go all out to ensure that their online assets run optimally. Web...

May
14
2015

Mobile App UX - what to do, what not to do

With too many apps competing for a finite number of mobile users, the name of the game to stay relevant is user experience (UX). No matter the utility that an app promises to deliver, there will always be another app...

May
13
2015

Open Source software - The strategic position of RedHat

The open source software distributor continues to intensify its strategic position. It is witnessing more number of customers for its open hybrid cloud platform. Also the company has recently announced the availability of Red Hat Storage Server 3.0 solution for...

May
13
2015

Advantages of Using Selenium for Functional Automation Testing Content :

Functional testing, to ensure that the website is working properly, has achieved deep traction but is still done manually in many instances.  Automated testing, that makes the test process easy as well as accelerates it and improves accuracy, has caught...

May
11
2015

The Salesforce Buy Out – All you need to know

The only constant in today’s world is change, and nothing exemplifies this more than the innumerable mergers, acquisitions and take-overs that have dotted the IT landscape over the years. The latest rumor in circulation is the imminent takeover of Salesforce...

Apr
14
2015

Comparison of the top 6 PHP frameworks

Choosing the most suitable PHP framework can be a challenge if you don’t know what features to compare and prioritize. Laravel is a brilliant PHP Framework that has many interesting features that include RESTful routing, native PHP, light weight tempting...

Apr
09
2015

What to expect from the Salesforce Wave Analytics

While the importance of data analytics in the grand scheme of things is now recognized across the board, what has eluded businesses all this while is an easy way to derive actionable analytics and execute them. This, however, is about...

Apr
01
2015

Quick guide to selecting CRM type: On premise CRM vs Cloud CRM

A Customer Relationship Management (CRM) suite links and integrates different interactions with the customer to improve internal efficiency and external customer satisfaction. Customer’s data is utilized for various important aspects of a business. Having this data stored in a system...

Apr
01
2015

Tips to pass Salesforce security review

The tremendous growth and popularity of Salesforce and the extremely fluid nature of the platform as it incorporates the latest developments technology has to offer provides evergreen scope for developing new apps. However, there is a catch when it comes...

Mar
30
2015

Explore the all new Apache Solr 5.0

The efficacy of the search plays an important role in the success of any website. However, in the age of big data, websites struggle with low latency and high throughput workloads, when it comes to scaling search platforms for searching...

Mar
27
2015

What’s new for cloud computing platforms?

The only constant in the world of computing is change. True to form, all the major cloud providers constantly release new features, to keep abreast of ever-evolving technology and thereby unlock new possibilities for the user. Here are the recent...

Mar
25
2015

Which SalesForce License Should You Opt for? ISVForce or OEM

OEM vs ISV Apps for SalesForce The tremendous popularity of SalesForce and the vast potential it unlocks throws open a good opportunity for developers to publish their apps in SalesForce and monetize their effort. Leveraging the SalesForce platform to publish...

Mar
11
2015

What Version of Joomla Should You Use?

Conventional logic assumes that one should upgrade to the latest available version of any software. Software developers issue new versions for a reason. The new version would have features lacking in the previous and existing versions, and more importantly, would...

Mar
06
2015

10 Must Have E-commerce Tools in 2015 - Infographic

The e-commerce industry is growing at an astronomical rate surpassing all expectations, and E-commerce vendors are forced to step up to the plate and scale up their operations. We have zeroed in on the 10 must-have tools in any e-commerce...

Mar
02
2015

The year that was for Linux and Open Source

Open Source, especially Linux has never looked back ever since it gained traction at the turn of this century. As always, open source soared to new heights in 2014, but the journey was marred by a few significant setbacks. Here...

Feb
23
2015

All that you need to know about IT Outsourcing trends across the globe

Enterprises the world over are continuing to face skill shortage, whether in Sales and Marketing, Leadership or IT. In IT alone, there is a 21% skill gap due to budget constraints, lack of skill sets in the immediate market, lack...

Feb
19
2015

How to Avoid Your CMS Migration from Ektron to EpiServer Resemble a Train Wreck

The recent news regarding Ektron’s takeover and its imminent merger with EPiServer leaves customers anxious about the fate of their websites running on the CMS. Ektron users have more to worry about since Accel-KKR, the new owner has already named...

Feb
17
2015

How to reduce Salesforce licensing cost

While Salesforce makes for a great CRM, its licensing is a bit complex. A number of AppExchange installations fail because of wrong user licenses or features, and many organizations pay way too much than required because they fail to understand...

Ektron–Episerver Merger - What it means for businesses using these CMS

Rumors of Ektron’s impending take-over finally came true when Accel-KKR, the equity firm who backed Ektron CMS announced its acquisition of the brand in December 2014, and followed it up by the decision to merge it with EPiServer, another CMS...

Feb
06
2015

Has Your Ektron Investment Just Gone Down the Drain?

The private equity firm Accel-KKR, the primary backer of Ektron CMS acquired 100% stake of the CMS in December 2014. The company also acquired EPiServer, another content management system, and now Accel-KKR is merging these two CMS companies. Technically, Ektron...

Comparison of .NET CMS - Sitecore Vs Umbraco Vs Kentiko Vs Sitefinity Vs Ektron

With a large proportion of companies already having some .NET application or the other, getting a .NET CMS makes big business sense for many. What's more, there are a host of top notch .NET CMS that serve a variety of...

Jan
22
2015

All you need to know about the Pardot-Salesforce Integration

Technology has the power to make marketing more effective than ever before. However, the flip side is marketing becoming increasingly complex, with a plethora of dashboards, databases, email editors, analytics, and other applications confounding the marketer. The real value of...

Jan
21
2015

Why Markdown is important for Content Management System

Markdown, a text-to-HTML conversion tool, has been in existence since 2004. Although initially it was used to document software easily, of late it is gathering interest as a powerful alternative to WYSIWYG editors. The following are some good reasons why...

Jan
16
2015

Should you opt for an open or closed source CMS?

A Content Management System (CMS) makes it possible to update and maintain website content without needing to know the nitty-gritty of HTML, CSS or anything else about coding. The ability of a CMS to deliver content on a real-time basis...

Jan
12
2015

5 things you should be careful of while migrating your CRM system

With the IT ecosystem in a continuous state of flux, especially with new developments in social, mobile and cloud capabilities effecting paradigm changes in the way companies operate, changes have become the norm rather than the exception. In such a...

Jan
08
2015

Salesforce's Sales Cloud1 gets ready to enable the sales team of the future

The Salesforce Sales Cloud has over the years carved out a reputation for itself as being the go-to application for sales productivity, efficiency, and effectiveness. The secret of success is the platform constantly updating itself to deliver the best and...

Jan
08
2015

The Benefits of Magento-CRM Integration

Magento, the powerful and flexible open source e-commerce solution is fast growing in popularity owing to the many advantages it offers. However, rather than run it in a stand-alone environment, integrating this suite with the in-house CRM allows users to...

Jan
01
2015

Why is Ruby on Rails one of the best choices for building web apps and for application development?

Among the many options to develop software, Ruby on Rails, the open source web framework, is turning out to be really popular. More than 200,000 websites now use Ruby on Rails in one form or another and this list includes...

Jan
01
2015

Java 8 Vs .NET 4.5 – Microsoft hits back!

Microsoft .NET vs. Java is an age-old debate that has never been conclusively settled! Both are object-oriented languages with strong roots in C and C++. They both offer a set of standardized, modular components and services that simplify the software...

Dec
31
2014

Why do you need a Composer?

Just about any code written depends on third party libraries. These libraries, in the form of plug-ins, themes, frameworks, technologies and other files are the dependencies of the project. Until recently, PHP developers made a list of all such plug-ins,...

Dec
29
2014

The Awesome Advantages of Salesforce1 Lightning – Instant Apps, Drag & Drop Development and Responsive Design!

Lightning is the next generation of the Salesforce1 Platform, delivering a component framework and a new set of tools that allow channel partners and developers to roll out highly powerful and dynamic web apps, built for the mobile first. Apart...

Dec
24
2014

10 Tips to Connect with Your Customers Better During the ‘Sale’ Season

Xmas time is the peak shopping season. However, for marketers it is a stressful time that brings on sleepless nights, rather than eruptions of joy. This is because of the pressures of ensuring that they capture their targeted customer's attention,...

Dec
23
2014

What you should look forward to in PHP 7

PHP, like all software, keeps on evolving, with every new release bringing in new features. In between the major releases are minor releases that mainly fix bugs and make a few minor tweaks. In August 2014, after a lot of...

Dec
08
2014

Top 10 Things to Consider When Setting up Your Ektron CMS

Installing a CMS is child’s play for any IT system administrator worth her byte. However, the crunch comes when it comes to ensuring that the CMS adds value to the process, or furthers the task of content creation, editing, managing,...

Nov
05
2014

How TDD Can Help Overcome the Most Common Issues Associated with Software Development

On the face of it, software development seems a simple and straightforward job - develop the logic, conjure up the code, compile it and it's good to go! However, the reality is different. Software developers and architects face innumerable challenges...

Oct
27
2014

Power up Your Sales Team with a Digital Signature App for CRM Tools

Among the many benefits that digital signatures offer, saving time and money, and improving efficiency rank amongst the very top. Contracts and other such essential documents that require signature are still predominantly pen-and-paper documents. But with many countries including the...

Oct
24
2014

Digital Signatures and CRM - The Perfect Match!

A customer relationship management (CRM) suite that organizes, automates and synchronizes sales, marketing, customer service, technical support and other important customer-facing functions delivers a world of benefits to the enterprise and customers alike. However, the system suffers from certain inherent...

Oct
21
2014

Top 10 ETL Tools for Salesforce Data Migration

Extract, Transform, Load (ETL) tools integrate data from multiple and often disparate applications, such as assimilating data from payroll, purchase and sales applications to a cost accounting system. The best ETL tools make life easy, saving hours of painstaking manual...

Oct
13
2014

Experience the Real Essence of Marketing Automation with Salesforce Optimization

Marketing automation is the magic wand that improves employee productivity, boosts organizational efficiency and increases the competitiveness of an enterprise. It expands the reach of marketers and connects market response directly to sales. Marketers have to routinely create and edit...

Oct
10
2014

Infographic: Dreamforce over the years!

It’s that time of the year again! And Marc Benioff is all set to rule the big stage at the Moscone Convention Centre in San Francisco, at the much awaited Dreamforce ‘14.Every year, exceptional announcements are the rule. And developers...

Sep
26
2014

Top Five Salesforce Customer Stories

The rapid growth of Salesforce over the last few years is for a good reason. Hundreds of companies, ranging from those that are now synonymous in the lexicon for what they do, to niche companies catering to a special set...

Sep
25
2014

The Best Open Source Shopping Cart Software Compared, Head to Head

The open source sector is growing so rapidly, that experts like Micheal J Skok state that open source is eating up the software world. And it’s been proven, that open source software does make sound business sense. What’s more, open...

Aug
06
2014

The Digital Magazine

As the world in general, and publishing in particular moves from print to digital media, what is in store for magazines? The answer is as obvious as it is simple – go digital! For sceptics who wonder if this will...

Jun
18
2014

Unleash the power of social commerce. Your brand will thank you for it.

Social media is here to stay. An emarketer study “Worldwide Social Network Users: 2013 Forecast and Comparative Estimates,” estimates that almost one in four people around the world already use social networks, and that the total number of social network...

Jun
12
2014

The past, present and future of digital publishing.

So what's the future of digital publishing like? Publishing has certainly come a long way since Gutenberg invented the press. Digital publishing was born in 1983, and since then, it hasn’t looked back. In fact, digital publishing has evolved as...

Jun
09
2014

Watch out for the AppExchange! It's booming with apps.

Salesforce1 integrates CRM, Chatter, customs apps, and business process, and offers a powerful new way to experience Salesforce from any device, especially mobile devices. The power of the Salesforce1 Platform allows developers to customize and build any app, and deploy...

May
30
2014

Why Sourcing is the new Outsourcing

Sourcing is the new outsourcing. If, in the past, companies were enamored by the prospects of cutting costs through outsourcing, today, they seek out unique talent and specialized skill-sets through this route. The need to cut costs has always been...

May
29
2014

10 hilarious signs you need a CRM

A CRM platform offers a centralized system to manage the entire sales process efficiently, and thereby optimize customer relationships. But is it actually required? How can you be sure you need it? Here are ten tell-tale signs that you could...

May
19
2014

CRM Wars: Salesforce.com vs Microsoft Dynamics vs Oracle vs LinkedIn

What’s in a name, you might wonder?! However, unlike a rose, whether you call a CRM – Salesforce.com, Microsoft Dynamics, Oracle, or LinkedIn, they are all going to behave differently. So, how do we determine which is the best CRM...

May
15
2014

Seven Indisputable Reasons why Salesforce should be your CRM

There are dozens of CRM solutions in the market, and going by the sales pitch and advertisement brochures, each vendor claims to be the best. Salesforce has acquired immense popularity and brand recognition over the last decade, but why should...

May
13
2014

5 tips to choose the best platform for your eCommerce website

eMarketer sees eCommerce sales touching £80 billion by 2017. However, not everyone will have a share of this pie. Everyone understands the importance of the customer facing website. However, realization has not yet dawned that in a highly competitive environment...

May
08
2014

Seven Tips for choosing the right CRM for your eCommerce website

While the benefits of having Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software to support an eCommerce website are well known, the task of actually choosing a suitable CRM suite can be quite a challenge. Not all CRMs are equal All CRMs connect...

May
02
2014

How to make friends and be happy. By installing a CRM!

The benefits of Customer Relationship Management (CRM) suite go beyond being able to serve customers better and increase customer delight. A CRM is a powerful catalyst that can actually transform the organization. It is an organizational development (OD) tool in...

Apr
22
2014

Does LinkedIn present a threat to Salesforce in the CRM space?

If you thought LinkedIn was yet another social networking tool, albeit for professionals, you have never been so mistaken. LinkedIn makes it possible to stay in touch with current and past clients, search forums to understand what people talk about...

Apr
21
2014

Top 10 high traffic websites in Ektron

Ektron, the powerful web content management platform that packs in features and combines it with convenience, has received widespread acceptance in a short span of time. More than 3800 global companies spread across all possible sectors use this platform to...

Apr
21
2014

10 Ways to Speed up Magento’s Admin/Backend

Magento, the feature-rich, open-source eCommerce platform is all set to revolutionize eCommerce. It offers merchants unprecedented flexibility and control over the look, content and functionality of their online stores. The platform offers powerful and completely scalable SEO, marketing, and catalog-management...

Apr
16
2014

4 reasons to shift your offline CRM to the cloud now

Traditional on-premises Customer Relationship Management (CRM) suites were offline. While such offline CRM helps to link and integrate the different interactions with the customer, new-gen cloud-based CRMs take the same functionalities to a whole new level. There are also added...

Apr
14
2014

Top 10 Must Have Features for Your E- Commerce Website

An online merchant understands the importance of a professional looking website. However, in the age of hyper-competition, this is not enough. An eCommerce website without the following ten critical features may as well as shut shop! 1. Shopping Cart: Obvious...

Apr
01
2014

Your CRM sucks without a Marketing Automation tool

Customer Relationship Marketing (CRM) and marketing automation are two buzzwords in the marketing world these days. CRM tools helps the marketer track, record, and access customer data and performance metrics. It aggregates knowledge of customers and prospects. Marketing automation tools...

Mar
24
2014

Why is it Necessary to Re-Engineer Your Workflow Based Applications NOW?

Workflow applications help automate business or work processes, reducing human intervention to the least possible extent. It contributes to enforcing rules, allowing businesses to have greater control and visibility over their processes, and at the same time reduce deviations or...

Mar
17
2014

Riding on ebooks, Indie authors outsell traditionally published authors

Until a decade ago, the world of publishing was a closed-door club where a few publishing houses decided which author, and which work would be published. Such publishing houses ran a business model wherein they patronized a handful of authors...

Mar
13
2014

The Democratization of Publishing

Until recently, publishing was an elitist set-up, under the control of a limited few publishers. Though technically anyone with access to a printing press could publish, the huge investment required to make print runs, coupled with the difficulty in distributing...

Feb
06
2014
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Is Hybrid Cloud All Set to Fuel a Fresh Wave of Migration to the Cloud?

The advantages of cloud computing are obvious, but the inherent security drawbacks of the public cloud, and the limitations of the private cloud inhibits many companies from fully embracing this new technology. Hybrid cloud may offer a solution to this...

Feb
05
2014

Creating An Inbound Website For 2014

Websites are no longer just about expressing your message. They need to be designed to draw in visitors. And how do you do that? By first creating awesome, sharable content, and then getting people to share them. Here, having a...

Feb
04
2014

SEO Best Practices for Content Marketing

Search engine optimization (SEO) forms one of the FOUR key components of content marketing – the other three being relevant and personalized content, social strategy, and user-friendly design/visual content. In an overcrowded world, it takes effective SEO for content to...

Jan
27
2014

Site Search in your Website – How to Make Your Website Search-Perfect

The success of content marketing efforts rests on delivering content to people who want it. Content marketers deliver content to their prospects through email, social media, newsletters, links and many other means. However, the single largest lead source for B2B...

Jan
22
2014

Is your Site Responsive?

The digital landscape is getting more and more fragmented by the day, and with this, the number of devices, platforms and browsers that a website needs to work with is growing. This has forced a radical change in web designing....

Jan
16
2014

Designing your website for your user, not you (Persona Management)

The customer has always been the king. In today’s age of hyper-competition, marketers bend over backward to delight the customer. In the realm of website design, this requires a paradigm shift in approach, from designing for the user rather than...

Dec
16
2013

Enterprise Mobility - (R)evolution of Biblical Proportions

This Christmas, we showcase the evolution of Enterprise Mobility. So, planning to herald this revolution in your enterprise? This festive season, there’s no better gift you can give your employees. Nor is there a better way to becoming a leaner,...

Dec
04
2013

Key Challenges Related to Next-Generation Mobile Computing

Mobile computing has grown leaps in bounds in the last two years, and now accounts for about 15% of all internet traffic, up from 10% in 2012 and 6% in 2011. While such growth is expected to continue to be...

Nov
28
2013

How Estimates are Made in Scrum

Scrum is one of the most popular frameworks for software projects. This framework entails breaking down the project requirements into small task-sets or sprints, and executing them in an iterative cyclical approach. A key component of this approach is making...

Nov
25
2013

How to Prepare for the Big Data Challenge

With big data all set to become a key source of competitive advantage, companies are going all out to implement big data analytics. The success of such big data efforts, however, depends on having data to analyze in the first...

Nov
19
2013

What's New in Microsoft Biztalk Server 2013?

As both networks and organizational systems become more complex, what invariably suffers is integration. The inability of an organization to ensure that its applications work seamlessly across the board, causes serious hold ups, drains productivity, and has a direct impact...

Nov
14
2013

How Deploying BizTalk Can Become a Game Changer for e-Commerce Companies

E-commerce has turned the retail and commerce industry upside down. People are purchasing online in a big way, and as technology improves, the number of online shoppers is growing exponentially. For the retailer, he can sell anything, anywhere, and compete...

Nov
05
2013

Is Ektron the Best Content Management System Available?

Selecting a content management system is not an easy task, considering the fact that there are more than 1000 vendors in the market. Some of them are free and open source, but just because a CMS charges for the license,...

Nov
05
2013

What is Ektron's Mobile Maturity Model All About?

The mobile has come a long way. Forrester Research estimates that the number of smartphones in the world will touch a massive 1.4 billion, and the number of tablets a staggering 240 million, by the end of 2013. The biggest...

Oct
21
2013
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Is Responsive Web Design an Idea Whose Time Has Come?

Responsive web design adjusts the size of the webpage to the size of the screen. It incorporates flexible images as well as fluid grids, and uses media queries to decipher the resolution of the device. Then, it resizes the webpage...

Oct
11
2013
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4 Ways enterprise software is changing with the times

[caption id="attachment_5531" align="alignleft" width="223"] Image Source: http://techcrunch.com/[/caption] In the early days of computing, businesses looked to align their processes to match with what the software offered. With time, custom software, tailored to suit the organization’s specific needs grew popular. The...

Oct
10
2013
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The emergence of 4G Networks: Is cable broadband on its way out?

Cables now bring in broadband internet, but this is all set to change. After all, companies are now seeking wire-free solutions to suit their ever increasing BYOD users, as well as to power their customer-facing applications. It should therefore come...

Oct
08
2013
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Is Big Data too big to fall? Think Again.

[caption id="attachment_5496" align="alignleft" width="200"] Image Source: http://www.statsoft.com/[/caption] Big data has its uses, but not without a catch—the big danger of being carried away by the hype. It is not as if any business can simply implement some Big Data software...

Oct
02
2013
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It is not an easy road to enjoy the benefits of IPv6

[caption id="attachment_5662" align="aligncenter" width="239"] Image Source: http://www.cs.washington.edu/research/networking/napt/[/caption] Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) is here to stay. Though initially greeted with skepticism by most users who thought they had no real business or technical need to upgrade, there has been a...

Oct
01
2013
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How the cloud allows companies to transform their Supply Chain

With the breaking down of knowledge barriers, competitive advantage depends on an effective and agile supply chain management. This ensures that key resources and products are at the right place at the right time, for optimal efficiency. What's more, the...

Sep
26
2013
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How are SaaS, PaaS & IaaS different from one another?

Very often people use the terms “SaaS” “Iaas” and “Paas” intermittently with “cloud computing” to refer to the storage and processing of data and applications at a remote location, accessible through the Internet, as opposed to conventional on-premises server processing...

Sep
25
2013
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The Prism Project raises the heat on data confidentiality

Data confidentiality is a million-dollar word in today’s age. A data breach that places confidential information in the hands of unauthorized people can result in violation of privacy, loss of trade secrets and intellectual property, as well as a whole...

Sep
24
2013
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Does migrating to the Cloud ensure application agility?

Organizations are hopping onto the cloud bandwagon for more than just its cost-effectiveness and resilience. In a highly competitive environment, agility, or the ability to respond to any situation, even unpredictable ones, quickly and nimbly, is just as important. And...

Sep
23
2013
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M(dot) vs. Responsive Web Design. Which is a better bet for your Mobile Optimization Plans?

Developers have been scrambling to optimize their website for mobile experience ever since the mobile computing boom. [caption id="attachment_5449" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Image Source: mashable.com[/caption] The first attempt was M(dot) or mobile optimized versions of existing websites, represented by a prefix...

Aug
30
2013
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How BYOD can derail the corporate network

[caption id="attachment_5320" align="alignleft" width="468"] Image Source: www.cio.com[/caption] The proliferation of smartphones and the convenience such devices offer to the users have resulted in many organizations allowing a BYOD environment wherein the employees get to log in to the corporate networks...

Aug
28
2013

The Three Biggest Myths of Cloud Computing Debunked

[caption id="attachment_5317" align="alignright" width="275"] Image Source: http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2419823,00.asp[/caption] The cloud is the latest fad and for a good reason too. It offers the advantages of scalability, resilience, redundancy and more. However, for all its advantages, there are many myths that have...

Aug
21
2013
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Software Defined Network all set to overwhelm Hardware Defined Networking as the new Networking Paradigm

Networking has traditionally been hardware dominated, but the emergence of the cloud and the increasing irrelevance of speciality enterprise gear is heralding a paradigm shift. As a result, software defined networking (SDN) is well on its way to become the...

Aug
19
2013
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Key considerations when choosing the right cloud backup provider

Data loss is like death: it can happen anytime anywhere, in a flash. Computers can conk out owing to hardware failure, lightning strikes, the user doing something stupid or for a myriad of other reasons. Every organization takes pain to...

Aug
16
2013

How to select the right CRM for your SMB

Networking has traditionally been hardware dominated, but the emergence of the cloud and the increasing irrelevance of speciality enterprise gear is heralding a paradigm shift. As a result, software defined networking (SDN) is well on its way to become the...

Aug
14
2013
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Three unique challenges of Mobile App Testing

Two emerging trends in the world of computing are the ever-surging number of mobile netizens and the ever-increasing acceptance of cloud computing. The two often go hand-in-hand and mobile apps are fast becoming the de facto way to access resources...

Jul
26
2013
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Is Cloud disaster recovery the Next Big Thing in Computing?

[caption id="attachment_5179" align="alignleft" width="300"] Image Source: Tom's IT Pro.com[/caption] Cloud disaster recovery (cloud DR) is keeping a backup of the enterprise data in the cloud. It entails using virtualization to encapsulate the components of the entire on-premises server - with...

Jul
24
2013
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What portent does the outage suffered by Amazon Cloud Service bring?

[caption id="attachment_5175" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Image Source: GeekyGadgets.com[/caption] The cloud scores over on-premises computing mainly owing to the resilience and redundancy it offers. Cloud providers maintain data in multiple servers located at different parts of the world so that even if...

Jul
21
2013
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Has mobile device management flattered to deceive?

Mobile Device Management (MDM) has caught on with enterprises as the new mantra to protect corporate data on employee phones in a BYOD environment. Predictions at the start of the year said that two out of every three enterprises would...

Jul
12
2013
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How to ward off the Hacker Menace?

[caption id="attachment_5159" align="alignleft" width="330"] Image Source: http://www.entrepreneur.com[/caption] Hackers are the scourge of websites. If the medieval ages were plagued by the laundering of hordes of pillages, today's cyber world is afflicted with the exploits of cyber criminals of various hues...

Jul
10
2013
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SaaS based CMS flatters to deceive

[caption id="attachment_5157" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Image Source: http://www.cmswire.com[/caption] SaaS or cloud based services are the flavor of the season. Just about any service, hitherto available on-premises, is now available as a SaaS offering. However, a shift to the cloud does not...

Jun
24
2013
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Why enterprise mobility apps may just become the next big thing in computing

Enterprise Mobile Applications (EMAs) provide a platform for the employees to use their mobile computing devices such as smartphones and tablets for work. These apps provide access to organizational systems and real-time organizational data through mobile devices. At the back-end,...

Jun
20
2013
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How to maintain security when employees work remotely

With telecommuting on the rise and even normal employees constantly on the move in an increasingly mobile world, working from remote locations is now commonplace. Many employees, in fact, now rarely work out of conventional offices. Employees log in to...

Jun
19
2013
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Key issues related to SaaS Implementation

The popularity of Software as a service (SaaS) has increased in recent times. This model, which entails accessing software from the cloud on an on-need basis, is on its way to displace the traditional model of installing software in on-premises...

Jun
17
2013
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Cloud Computing best practices for Financial Institutions

In a highly competitive environment, cloud computing is gaining widespread acceptance across industries, as a means to reduce costs and streamline operations. The financial sector is no different. About 39% of financial services CIOs estimate that by 2015, more than...

Jun
13
2013
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How to take precautions for a Doomsday Scenario

Apocalypse or doomsday scenarios often make the rounds, not just in the movies, but also in cyber world. While such claims usually turn out to be a hoax, or a build-up to nothing, a major disaster that completely cripples computing...

Jun
10
2013
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Towards the Right Mobile EAS Strategy

The increasing incidence of malware infested apps floating around in the cyberspace and the threats such apps pose to corporate networks security has prompted many enterprises to adopt their own Enterprise application store (EAS). An EAS is a customized in-house...

Jun
02
2013

How to truly secure the Data

In the age of heightened security risks, securing data has become more important than ever before. The ingenuity of the cyber-criminals and the increasing incidence of threats from insiders with access privileges have almost rendered obsolete conventional approach of installing...

Jun
01
2013
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Fearmongers miss the point on mobile security

[caption id="attachment_4994" align="alignleft" width="321"] Image Source: Technorati.com[/caption] Doomsday predictors have already portrayed a bleak future for mobile computing if it does not show paramount importance to security. The all-round perception is that smartphones are basically less secure than desktops or...

May
30
2013
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Gartner predicts public Cloud Services Market to grow by 18.5 percent in 2013

Research firm Gartner expects the market for public cloud services to grow by 18.5%, between 2012 and 2013. The total value of the market would rise to $131 billion from $111 billion in 2012. Between 2013 and 2016, the total...

May
28
2013
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The Challenges of Cloud Forensics

[caption id="attachment_4991" align="alignleft" width="227"] Image Source: Cloud Times[/caption] Computer forensics has an important role in unearthing evidence to solve cyber crimes, or even other crimes where data stored in computers are important to crack the case. The rise of cloud...

May
27
2013
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Key evaluation criteria for Mobile BI and Cloud BI

One of the biggest applications of computing is to gather business intelligence, or to spot, unearth, and analyze business data. It manifests itself as metrics, dashboards and reports. In tune with the developments in computing, the BI apps have witnessed...

May
26
2013

MongoDB vs. Couchbase

Traditional relational databases are inadequate for big data. In fact, NoSQL databases, with looser consistency models, work better. Such databases are highly scalable, and even allow horizontal scalability. They are flexible as well, allowing growing or changing schemas with remarkable...

May
25
2013
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HTML5 comes with opportunities for Innovation

With smartphone costs on the decline and mobile networks getting better, the future of computing belongs to the mobile space. A big problem with the mobile operating systems is the lack of any dominant standard. Dashing the hopes of any...

May
17
2013
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Three essential things to teach employees about tech security

[caption id="attachment_4924" align="alignleft" width="330"] Image Source: www.entrepreneur.com[/caption] Cyber security is a big challenge facing enterprises in recent times. However, a bigger cause for security breaches is not due to any complex offensive launched by attackers, but attackers simply exploiting the...

May
17
2013
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The dark Side of Python

The Python programming language has become very popular among developers within a short span of time. This object-oriented language, with built-in "dynamic semantics" and "data structures," is now the preferred choice of developers for scripting, developing applications, and as a...

May
15
2013
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Five ways to combat employee theft

[caption id="attachment_4922" align="aligncenter" width="322"] Image Source: www.openforum.com[/caption] Insider theft is one of the most underestimated cyber security threats that an organization faces. The enterprise may invest a huge sum in deploying state of the art security infrastructure to fortify its...

May
13
2013
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A review of the latest Cyber threats and how to overcome it

[caption id="attachment_4920" align="aligncenter" width="322"] Image Source: www.openforum.com[/caption] Cyber-attacks are at an all-time high, and no one is safe. Instances of cyber-crime such as data thefts, cyber-espionage and DDoS attacks are now daily occurrences. Considering the spate of high profile attacks...

May
12
2013

Why Salesforce uses Oracle's digital marketing platform

Salesforce.com is a SaaS provider that offers customer relationship management, marketing and automation solutions, on a subscription basis. The company is constantly innovating and adding more and more products and services to its list of offerings. Salesforce.com has made new...

May
10
2013
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When to Put Big Data in the Cloud

[caption id="attachment_4912" align="aligncenter" width="616"] Image Source: http://www.theatlantic.com[/caption] Big data, where the quantum of data fluctuates widely, and where security is not as important as in the case of financial transactions, suits the public cloud perfectly. Most enterprises that have embraced...

Apr
26
2013
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The top risks associated with Cloud Computing

Cloud Computing, even when growing in popularity, is not without its fair share of issues. The basic issue is the risk of data loss or theft, as cloud providers move the data from the company's in-house data center to an...

Apr
17
2013
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Tips for Keeping Data Safe in the Cloud

[caption id="attachment_4781" align="alignleft" width="330"] Image Source: http://www.entrepreneur.com/[/caption] Major cloud providers such as Dropbox, Google Drive and Apple's iCloud allow users to store, process and share documents in the cloud, offering a convenient and cost-effective alternative to storing data at in-house...

Apr
17
2013

What Cause CRM Failures?

Customer relationship management (CRM) is a model that allows an enterprise to interact with existing and prospective customers in a systematic and structured way. CRM allows the enterprise to understand what their customers want, and provide it to them. Such...

Apr
15
2013
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Hybrid Cloud file-sharing: Is it Right for You?

Even as the cloud becomes increasingly popular, security, the inherent bane of cloud computing, remains as big a risk as before. Enterprises flock to public clouds primarily due to their pay-per-use model, wherein they may rent the infrastructure as required,...

Apr
14
2013

Will TomEE save JavaEE?

What is Java EE Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (JavaEE), formerly known as J2EE, is a popular platform developed by Sun Microsystems for server programming using Java programming language. The platform offers an API and runtime environment to develop and run...

Apr
10
2013
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Five web standards to adopt when developing for the Cloud

Migrating to the cloud makes a developers work much easier. It allows for doing away with many cumbersome processes, and makes many tasks seamless. However, a successful shift to cloud requires some fundamental changes in approach, most notably the adoption...

Apr
09
2013
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Without "Big Answers," Big Data Counts for Nothing

Big data, in essence, entails churning all available pieces of information, be it text, statistics, databases, (on-hand or obtainable) to derive meaningful and actionable insights. Businesses tend to focus on the first part of the initiative. They refine the process...

Apr
05
2013

The new Ektron 8.7 offers big improvements

Ektron is the platform of choice for 3,800+ global companies to create and manage content for the web at an enterprise level. The platform offers a comprehensive range of content management functionality, allowing authors, developers, and designers the convenience of...

Mar
15
2013
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Top 3 UC Trends for 2013

Unified communications (UC) brings together various communication services that takes place through the TCP/IP network, both real-time and non-real time time, in a common platform. It ingerates IP telephony, interactive white boards, instant messaging, video conferencing, e-mail, SMS, fax, and...

Mar
14
2013
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Possible reasons why Google is building a new wireless network

Last month, Google launched New York City’s largest free neighborhood-wide wireless network, in Chelsea area. However, this news has been replaced with the talk of Google building an entirely new wireless network, based on licensed spectrum, at its Mountain View...

Mar
11
2013
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Top Cloud Computing Threats for 2013

Cloud computing has transformed businesses at an unprecedented pace, contributing to a shift towards a service-based approach in the use of computing applications and resources. It also makes the accessibility and maintenance of computing resources seamless and consistent. However, such...

Mar
07
2013
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A run down of the recent Android Flaws

[caption id="attachment_4584" align="alignleft" width="234"] Image Source: www.forbes.com[/caption] The Android Operating System (OS) is soaring in popularity and has now a dominating 52.2% of the smartphone market in the US. However, a string of flaws and vulnerabilities uncovered over the last...

Feb
26
2013

Top Cloud Apps for 2013

Cloud computing is growing in popularity at an exponential pace, as more and more businesses understand the advantage of cloud computing. With improvements in technology and connectivity, apps are displacing conventional programs installed in the hard drive. Cloud based apps...

Feb
24
2013
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Biggest Cloud Computing risk, can we eliminate it or not?

[caption id="attachment_4465" align="aligncenter" width="566"] Image Source: www.riskmanagementmonitor.com[/caption] Cloud computing has soared in popularity in recent times, as more and more companies understand the benefits it brings in terms of increased flexibility, more resilience, better collaboration, reduced costs and more efficiency....

Feb
23
2013

Hackers make headway porting WebOS to Android

[caption id="attachment_4449" align="alignleft" width="300"] Image Source: www.extremetech.com[/caption] webOS is a Linux based mobile operating system, developed by Palm, and later taken over by Hewlett-Packard (HP). HP revealed its intention to make webOS available under an open source license, and has...

Feb
22
2013
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Leverage HTML5 to engage with consumers better

Today’s consumers are extremely fickle. The plethora of information available, compounded by the multiple marketers going all out to woo them, means that the consumer would simply opt to move elsewhere if they do not get what they are seeking...

Feb
20
2013
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Avoiding Android’s Malware Influx

[caption id="attachment_4446" align="alignleft" width="200"] Image Source: www.pcworld.com[/caption] The Android OS is in the news for all the wrong reasons. Cyber criminals are targeting this OS, slipping in malware through poisoned mobile applications. Almost 50% of all Android phones in the...

Feb
15
2013
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What to look for in Security Suites in 2013

The threat landscape is constantly changing. Cyber criminals are developing ingenious ways to circumvent the best that network security has to offer. Data breaches, DDos attacks, cyber espionage and other types of malware attacks have all increased both in intensity...

Feb
10
2013
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Pwn2Own 2013 offers Half a Million Dollars of bounty to Hack Major Browsers

The latest edition of the Pwn2Own, the annual hacking contest that takes place along with the CanSecWest conference is all set for the end of May. The content, which has attracted the best brains in the hacking world, has earned...

Feb
08
2013
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Apple has launched iOS 6.1, the latest version of its mobile operating system

[caption id="attachment_4402" align="aligncenter" width="635"] Image Source: http://gadgets.ndtv.com[/caption] A striking feature of iOS 6.1 relates to Long Term Evolution (LTE). The version extends LTE capabilities to 36 iPhone carriers and 23 iPad carriers across the world. This would go a long...

Feb
01
2013
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CopperCube4 makes developing Android Gaming Apps child's play

CopperCube has gained popularity for developing interactive 3D scenes for websites and/or standalone apps easily. It is possible to create application 3D scenes and simple model viewers using the CopperCube 3D editor, without writing a single line of code, or...

A piece of Germany in India

India is now one of the most successful economies in the world, with an annual growth of more than 8%. This was a major reason why I decided to go to India.  In Germany I am studying for my Master...