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Building bimodal bridges 1  

Gartner has applied a simple framework to complex IT reality. Separating the enterprise into “bimodal” IT operation, Gartner researchers claim that 75 percent of enterprises now experience a bifurcation of IT into two modes, based on surveys of the firm’s client base. But what exactly are these ‘modes’, how do they interact, and what if […]

Shawn Rosemarin, Chief-of Staff, Americas Systems Engineering, VMware

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Collabmobilicloud at the extreme edge – The Internet of Things

The Internet of Things continues to gain momentum – at least in the opinion of countless market forecasters. Counting the number of devices that will be connected to the Internet by 2020, analysts have variously estimated the total at 212 billion (IDC), 75 billion (Morgan Stanley), 50 billion (Ericsson, Cisco, ABI Research), 26 billion (Gartner) […]


Three types of intelligence and their impact on cloud skills strategy

Since launching in April, the Toronto Cloud Business Coalition (TCBC) has identified 10 key focus areas that are important to the acceleration of cloud adoption and use in the GTA/Canada, and has established working groups to develop best practices positions in each area. As we move through the process, we’re starting to see connections emerge […]

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Larry Zibrik, VP, market development, Sierra Wireless

Tackling IoT on the Wavefront

In many ways, discourse around the Internet of Things has been framed around devices and data. Visioning of novel business models and use cases enabled by IoT has trained its eye on cloud-based applications that can deliver new business insight and/or new citizen services based on information collected by ubiquitous sensor networks in industry, urban […]


Infographic: A primer on AWS

InsightaaS: Is it a trend, or just the need for “summer reading” in the IT industry? Whatever the cause, ATN is starting to see some very interesting infographics. Today’s comes from Udemy, which has produced the graphic as a companion to an online course it offers entitled “AWS Certified Solutions Architect (2013).” It provides some […]

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