What is Edge Computing?

Data is the moving force of modern day business that leads to valuable insight and support for real-time control over critical business processes and operations. Businesses are now submerge in an ocean of data that can be collected from sensors and IoT devices operating in real time from remote locations and operating environments almost anywhere[…]

Cloud Computing Security and Impacts

In cloud computing, the importance of security cannot be overemphasized. Security threats are constantly evolving and becoming more sophisticated, and cloud computing is no less at risk than an on-premise environment. With benefits including rapid deployment, flexibility, low up-front costs, and scalability, cloud computing has virtually become universal among organizations of all sizes, often as[…]

What is a Cloud-Based Disaster Recovery Plan

Data is an essential part of business processes and a valuable asset of modern-day organizations. Its loss whether caused by a malicious incident (malware/virus, ransomware), natural disaster, human error, software error, or hardware failure, can result in irreversible damages on business operations, including the loss of productivity, revenue, reputation, and even customers. IT disaster threatens[…]

What is Cloud Optimization

Cloud computing is made up of many components including applications, interfaces, software, infrastructures, workloads, data storage facilities, virtual machines, security systems, and servers. All these resources must be effectively analyzed and configured to maximize performance as well as minimize waste due to over-provisioning. Just as Russell L. Ackoff says “To manage a system effectively, you[…]

Linux Foundation New Free Kubernetes on Edge Training

The Linux Foundation (LF) and Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF), have today announced the availability of a new free online training course in Kubernetes on Edge with K3s (LFS156x). As announced at the at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe virtual conference, the free course – Introduction to Kubernetes on Edge with K3s (LFS156x) is made available[…]

IonQ Quantum Systems Now Available Through Qiskit

Quantum computing hardware and software company IonQ, has just fully integrated its quantum computing platform with Qiskit, a python-based open-source quantum software development kit (SDK). This means that Qiskit users with an IonQ account will be able to run their quantum programs on IonQ’s cloud quantum computing platform with little to no modification—simply change the[…]

Becoming a Certified Quantum Developer with IBM

The IBM newly launched quantum developer certification program is gaining traction, as it is the first of its kind and provides a knowledge assessment medium for the quantum industry, especially for those that operate or plans to adopt BM Quantum systems. Through the IBM Quantum Developer Certification program, the company’s quantum team expects developers to[…]

What is Managed Software as a Service (MSaaS)?

Businesses and organizations have experience a big shift since the onset of cloud computing. Rather than owning their own computing infrastructure or data centers, companies can now rent access to anything from applications to storage from a cloud service provider. Cloud computing can simply by define as the on-demand availability of computer system resources, especially[…]