IDG Contributor Network: Apple stores to sell Apollo “personal cloud.” It’s back to the future all over again

News today from a justifiably proud Promise technology that Apple (yes, THAT Apple) is going to be selling Promise’s Apollo “personal cloud appliance” at its stores globally. Any time Apple does anything it’s a big deal so it is worth having a bit of background about Promise. The company is […] Read more »

IDG Contributor Network: Apixio scoops up cash to drive uptake of healthcare cognitive computing

For anyone who isn’t aware, and there must be at least one or two of you out there, healthcare IT has a tendency to look the way IT generally did about 30 years ago. There’s lots of reasons for that — a desire to invest in patient services rather than […] Read more »

IDG Contributor Network: Hive — Another Attempt to Resolve the Email Conundrum

Hive. A great name for a startup with an interesting history. Hive is a new startup founded by a couple of experienced guys. John Furneaux is the ex-global head of customer success at Huddle while Eric Typaldos was previously employed by the White House as a technical architect for the Office […] Read more »

IDG Contributor Network: Tidemark goes verticals, machine learning and benchmarking

Tidemark delivers enterprise performance management (EPM) software. What that esoteric acronym means is that Tidemark helps organizations take internal data they already have and use it to plan the future steps they will take, but also to assess the historical performance of their organization. Tidemark was founded only a few short […] Read more »

IDG Contributor Network: Tidemark goes verticals, machine learning and benchmarking

Tidemark delivers enterprise performance management (EPM) software. What that esoteric acronym means is that Tidemark helps organizations take internal data they already have and use it to plan the future steps they will take, but also to assess the historical performance of their organization. Tidemark was founded only a few short […] Read more »

Methods To Select Your Site Hosting Plan Fast

How do you select a web hosting provider when there are numerous hosting companies available to choose from online? It's like going through the yellow pages trying to find burger restaurants. There are quite a few of them. It is hoped that this advice will help put on the right path. The percentage of server uptime is very important when selecting a web hosting company. 98 to 99% uptime is the dream standard for server uptime, 65% or below is unacceptable, especially if you run an ecommerce type website. Read more »