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

Jul
31
2013
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MySQL Optimization: Queries and Indexes

There are many ways to optimize MySQL. I think, understanding the basic issues and discussing the fixes itself would be a great read and that’s what has been the effort here. Let’s see how to increase the perfomance of MySQL by adding indexes and using load data infile. 1. Improper or non-existent indexes: Improper or […]

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

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 the OS, config files, apps and databases – into a single software bundle. It is possible to transfer this software bundle between the cloud […]

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

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 one data center is down for any reason, another one can take its place and ensure normal service. At least, this is […]

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 deploy MBM systems over the next five years to manage corporate data on mobile devices. […]

Jul
17
2013
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Enterprise mobility trending towards Hybrid Mobile-Cloud Computing

While it is true that cloud computing and mobile computing are the top two priority areas for CIOs, as per a recent research conducted by Gartner, the combination of mobile and cloud computing is opening up endless possibilities for all kinds of innovation in enterprise mobility. IDC has indicated that by 2014, 80% of new […]

Jul
12
2013
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How to ward off the Hacker Menace?

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 having a free run and wreaking havoc on websites. In most of the cases, the website owners or site administrators remain mute […]

Jul
10
2013
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SaaS based CMS flatters to deceive

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 automatically guarantee success. Nothing exemplifies it more than Content Management Systems (CMS.) As it is with the case of most on-premises services, […]

Jul
08
2013
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Big data Visualization: The secret ingredient to making sense of big data solutions.

After the big bang commercialization of big data tools, the next big solution to the data puzzle that has hit headlines has been the use of big data visualization tools. Most organizations by now are convinced about the need and cost benefits of having a big data solution in place. Statistics reveal that the cost […]

Jul
04
2013

Who will win the Ektron 2013 site of the year?

Can Ektron CMS Evangelists forget the day Nov. 8, 2012? This was the epic day in which ektron announced the very first “ektron site of the year” series award, which is a token of appreciation for the website which “actually” leveraged the capabilities of the Ektron CMS. And this glorious award was received by Hendrix […]

Jul
03
2013

Multivariate Testing in Ektron: The race begins here!

Let me start of this blog post with this very question: Who is the ‘Super Hero’ of your website? Is it the stunning, professional design? Or is it the various contents in your website? Or is it the functionalities provided by your website? Or is it something else? Back in 1996, Bill Gates have written […]