4 Signs Your Business Needs Professional IT Support

Posted Leave a commentPosted in business, Business Intelligence, business owners, businesses, information technology, IT, IT support, Small Business, SmartData Collective Exclusive, tech support

American small and medium-sized businesses spend nearly $700 billion a year on technology. Utilizing the power of technology is essential when trying to gain a competitive edge. The more software programs and apps you have in place, the higher the need for professional information technology support will become. The biggest mistake you can make as […]

Big Data Makes Black Hat Hackers More Terrifying Than Ever

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Big data is the lynchpin of new advances in cybersecurity. Unfortunately, predictive analytics and machine learning technology is a double-edged sword for cybersecurity. Hackers are also exploiting this technology, which means that there is a virtual arms race between cybersecurity companies and black hat cybercriminals. Datanami has talked about the ways that hackers use big […]

Is Big Data the Savior of the Aging Telecommunications Industry?

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The telecommunications industry could benefit from big data more than almost any other business. However, it has been slow to invest in machine learning and other big data tools, until recently. A 2017 analysis by MapR showed that telecommunications industries can benefit from big data more than almost any other company. Big Data Leads to […]

Technology Is Transforming the Real Estate Market

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Do you remember what it was like trying to buy a house before the days of online listings? If you were born after about 1980, you probably never experienced that. The internet has catapulted the real estate industry into a world where people can buy houses site-unseen and sign the paperwork without ever meeting in […]

Is Cloud Communication A Good Alternative To Mobile Communications?

Posted Leave a commentPosted in cloud communications, Cloud Computing, IT, mobile, mobile alternatives, mobile calls, mobile communications, SmartData Collective Exclusive, the cloud, voip

Cloud technology is starting to have a major impact on the communications sector. Klaris Chua, a cloud communications expert, wrote a detailed overview of the trends in cloud communications in Martech Advisor. Most of her discussions focused on the implications of cloud solutions for email and interconnected apps. However, there is a growing demand for […]

How Cloud Computing And Robotics Play A Role In Industrial Automation

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All technologies today are connected to cloud computing. And unsurprisingly, robotics as well. The biggest beneficiary of this mix of novel and complex technologies seems to be the manufacturing sector. By the end of this year, the global expenditure of robotics and robot-related services will reach approximately $135 bn. As a comparison, the 2015 expenditure […]

The Most Pressing Threats To Cloud Computing And How To Thwart Them

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If your business isn’t using the cloud, it’s safe to say you are behind the times. The cloud is a critical tool for coordinating and collaborating, and it has long been much easier and safer for businesses to use the cloud to store data, complete processes and more. It’s no wonder that an estimated 83 […]