9th December 2015
Is data the future? IBM thinks so, but it all depends on how that data is identified, analysed and used
Leaving aside all the puns about ‘cloud-based’ systems, the question is, as Fortune magazine asks: “Why would Big Blue [as IBM is known], purveyor of mainframe computers and business software, acquire a company that brought us Hurricane Sandy coverage?”
2nd December 2015
Benefits of mobile and cloud technology far outstrip original design
The rapid expansion of mobile (cell) phone use in the developing world is bringing benefits that were never originally envisaged – for instance, improved levels of literacy.
25th November 2015
Internet of Things – using shipping software as an interpreter
When the Internet of Things features prominently in China’s latest five year plan (published October 2015) and the government there sets aside $24bn for research and development, we know that this is an issue to be taken seriously.