4th Annual Innovations and Technology Report
- Is Africa reaching for the clouds? Noury, Valerie // African Business;Nov2011, Issue 380, p86
In this article, the author discusses how cloud computing, which is one of the latest information technology (IT) innovations, can benefit Africa. Cloud computing allows for greater flexibility so resources can be increased and decreased on demand. The author says that independent Software...
- NOT ALL BLUE SKY THINKING. MILWARD, JON; CRAIG-WOOD, KATE // Accountancy;May2011, Vol. 147 Issue 1413, p55
The article considers the advantages and disadvantages of cloud computing for an accountancy practice. Variables to consider when planning to use cloud solutions include infrastructure, support technology, software and usage. In shortlisting suppliers, factors that should be taken into account...
- The Next Generation of Remote Device Management. Sprayberry, Jason; Stronach, Cary // Remote Site & Equipment Management;Aug/Sep2010, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p16
The article discusses the next generation of remote device management. It is described as the process of monitoring and managing remote equipment and systems using the Internet. It gives organizations the capability to understand the status and health of a device in a machine-to-machine (M2M)...
- CLOUDING COMPUTER AND MICROSOFT OFFICE 365. Maria Mihaela, Iordache Ana // Journal of Information Systems & Operations Management;Dec2014, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p168
In the article it is presented a short description of the term of cloud computing, the main characteristics and the architecture of such technology (deployment models and services types). In the end there it is presented the Microsoft Office 365: the main features, advantages and disadvantages,...
- Linking the Clouds. Mazzone, Erik // Law Practice: The Business of Practicing Law;May/Jun2012, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p1
The article offers brief information on the cloud computing software Web 2.0.
- Innovations in Access Control: What's Ahead. Scaglione, Bernard // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Sep2009, Vol. 46 Issue 9, p68
The article focuses on the integration of software for the technological advancement in access control technology in the U.S. It has been projected that software development is essential to attain a true security management system. The technological development involves the integration of data...
- Oakland County, Michigan. Burjek, Andie // Workforce;Dec2015, Vol. 94 Issue 12, p32
The article presents a brief profile of Oakland County, Michigan which is the gold 2015 Optimas Awards winner for Innovation due to its G2G Cloud Solutions and G2G Marketplace software platforms bring innovative technologies for small and midsize governments.
- Applications and Advances in Electronic-Nose Technologies. Wilson, Alphus D.; Baietto, Manuela // Sensors (14248220);2009, Vol. 9 Issue 7, p5099
Electronic-nose devices have received considerable attention in the field of sensor technology during the past twenty years, largely due to the discovery of numerous applications derived from research in diverse fields of applied sciences. Recent applications of electronic nose technologies have...
- Can open computing live up to its promise? // Telecommunications - Americas Edition;Aug94, Vol. 28 Issue 8, p12
Reports on the benefits and challenges of open, distributed computing. Development of gateways and emulation software.