Fusing Cloud and the Internet of Things

Oleksandr Matviishyn is a Software Engineer at SoftServe, Inc. He has 4 years of experience in mobile, web and cross – platform development. Being involved in researches related to mobile and cutting edge technologies, Oleksandr also works with Healthcare, Enterprise and Security oriented solutions. As connecting means, computing power, storage and devices miniaturization become pervasive….


My Favourite Band….

When I was growing up and enjoying being a spotty teenager I could never settle on one favourite band.I finally compromised with two from completely opposite ends of the spectrum. Dr Feelgood and Blondie             Both these bands gave me several important benefits as a teenager.  First and most important they…


Why Wearables Need to be Useful, Usable and Desirable

 Dave Coplin, author of Futures, Technology Alchemist, Human Revolutionary and Inventor of Pretentious Job Titles. Oh, and Chief Envisioning Officer for Microsoft UK. With Mobile World Congress in full swing and with such a large portion of the headlines going to wearables – it seems an appropriate time to think about the explosion of these…


Unlocking the value of System Center.

I have just returned from another series of UK IT Camps, this time at our London Headquarters in Victoria. They were well attended and it was a pleasure to meet so many @TechNetUK Twitter followers as well as some old friends, MVP’s and members of the UK Microsoft Technology Community Council. So far this year we…


Management of Database Systems Research, a précis

Victoria Holt, Database Architect & Senior DBA at Eduserv and Database Researcher at The Open University. In 2012, it was 50 years since the first functioning prototype of a database management system was built. Since then the management of database systems has significantly evolved. What was a simple management task has become much more complex. There…


Wearables’ Role in Modern Healthcare Industry

Oleksandr Matviishyn is a Software Engineer at SoftServe, Inc. He has 4 years of experience in mobile, web and cross – platform development. Being involved in researches related to mobile and cutting edge technologies, Oleksandr also works with Healthcare, Enterprise and Security oriented solutions. It’s not a secret that many modern wearable devices emerged in…


Keynote Mary Jo Foley Confirmed at TechDays Online

TechDays Online is back for it's fourth year! This three day conference is geared towards IT Pros and developers who want to get the scoop on Microsoft’s cloud-first, mobile-first products and platforms. It kicks off on the 3rd February, so be sure to add it to your calendar. Special Guests Last year Steve Ballmer made…

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Mobile Technology – Making Xmas Better

Susan Smith, IT Pro Technical Evangelist at Microsoft Everyone knows that Mobile Technology is making everyone’s lives easier. But have you ever considered how it can make or break Xmas – especially for Children and Santa Clause. In the spirit of the Twelve Days of Xmas, here are twelve ways in which Mobile Technology makes…


IT Services at Christmas

Andrew Fryer a Technical Evangelist, specialising in data center and all things data. When not blogging and making screencasts in the office he can be found presenting at various IT Professional events across the UK including TechEd, Tech Days Online and IT Camps, IPExpo and SpiceWorld VMU Ed and I have been doing quite a few…

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