Internet of things surge

Juniper Research indicates that IoT connected devices will grow from 13.4 billion in 2015 to 38.5 billion in 2020 – 285% increase. The majority of the devices will be in the industrial and public sector due to the strong business case with examples such as Michelin and John Deere transitioned to services using IoT. The…


35 elements to disruptive innovation

Disruptive innovation is much more than new products and services where innovation is defined as: the implementation of a new or significantly improved—product; service; production process; organizational model (examples: marketing method, organizational method in business practices, workplace organization, external relations); new business model broken down into the 9 areas of the business model canvas; social-mediated…


Ian Hamilton, CTO Signiant, Emmy Award Winning International Top-Ranking Serial Entrepreneur for Technical Innovation

I have an exclusive interview with Ian Hamilton. Ian Hamilton (ianh@signiant.com) has been an innovator and entrepreneur in Internetworking infrastructure and applications for more than 25 years. As a founding member of Signiant, he led the development of innovative software solutions to address the challenges of fast, secure content distribution over the public Internet and…


Just released trends IoT, social, data

Just released trends from the ITU The Internet of Things (IoT) Trends in Telecommunication Reform 2015 confirms that future network traffic will increasingly be driven by machine-to-machine (M2M) traffic generated by billions of connected devices, products and sensors, with M2M communications over mobile cellular networks already emerging as the fastest-growing ICT service in terms of…


Register for July 31 SIGSOFT Webcast: Traceability Beyond Source Code: An Elusive Target?

Register TODAY for the next free ACM-SIGSOFT Webinar, "Traceability Beyond Source Code: An Elusive Target?" presented on Friday, July 31, 2015 at 12 pm ET (11 am CT/10 am MT/9 am PT/5 pm GMT) by Lionel C. Briand, University of Luxembourg. The talk will be moderated by Robert Dyer, Bowling Green State University; ACM SIGSOFT….


W10 pulse, curated top news July 15

July 15, 2015–curated top Windows 10 and other news : Fan-focussed celebration Windows 10 release Windows 10 testers access to the final version Analytics services and Cortana front-end R supercharging data science and business usage Teaching computers how to learn (machine learning) Microsoft’s super-thin foldable Bluetooth keyboard


W10 pulse, curated top news June 29

June 29, 2015–curated top Windows 10 and other news : NASA using Microsoft HoloLens on the space station Shortcuts to specific settings in Windows 10 40% of businesses want to adopt Windows 10 in the year Microsoft Windows 10 and Passwords gone forever? Microsoft Windows 10 developer kit builds to Insiders


W10 pulse, curated top news June 2

June 2, 2015–curated top Windows 10 and other news : Microsoft and Cortana announces: Hello World: Windows 10 Available on July 29 Surface, OneNote recommended Dolby Audio comes to Windows 10 9 reasons to use Windows 10 Satya Nadella top in leader rankings Apps Studio now allows build of Windows 10 apps


Brenda Aynsley issues strong message at UN/ITU WSIS

In making the case for ICT professionalism and as noted by Brenda Aynsley OAM, ACS Fellow, CP Chair IFIP IP3:Money for development is scarce, ICT projects are known for their failures, some spectacularly so.  One report noted that from 10 case studies of large government ICT Enabled projects all were over budget by 200%, were…