Tag Archives : #mobility


Big Brother is watching  

We tend to think of our phones and computers as personal devices. They live close to our bodies, and are privy to confidential information. We don’t think of them as gossipy snoops that pass that confidential information off to people who could profit from it. Silly us. Most of the electronics we carry merrily do […]

Lynn Greiner, freelance IT journalist and regular contributor to InsightaaS.com

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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) […]


What’s in Your e-wallet? 3

With the increasing popularity of online shopping and electronic wallets, credit card issuers are understandably nervous. Faced with online-friendly products like PayPal, they know that unless their payment methods play well in the new e-economy, they will be quickly displaced. MasterCard has stepped up to the plate with a series of products designed to make […]

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Tony Fortunato, principal, The Technology Firm

Enabling tools can put security practices on high alert

A network performance specialist by profession and principal with The Technology Firm, Tony Fortunato has spent his career working with enterprises to solve issues around networks and security. In recent years, he has seen growing demand on the part of organizations for a specific type of corporate security training around network usage and practices. In […]


VMware builds company and community support for mobile deployments

The mobile revolution is well underway and shows no signs of waning. At the hardware level, smartphone penetration has moved into hyperdrive: according to the Boston Consulting Group, it took a decade to reach the first billion in global smartphone penetration; however, falling prices have meant the next billion was achieved in the last three […]

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