Google vs. Oracle: SCOTUS Ruling Supports Interoperability Trend

All around us, we are seeing a war of what was, versus what we are becoming. This battle isn’t new; every age has those...

Summarizing Major News Items from Cisco Live 2021 

Last week Cisco held its annual Cisco Live 2021 user conference, and this year’s edition was a bit different than previous years. The first...

Google Ultimately Prevails Over Oracle in Java API Case

It took nine long, argumentative and legally expensive years, but the nasty tussle between Oracle and Google over "fair use" of Java’s application programming...

Why IT Ops Are Essential Workers 

IT operations teams work night and day. They keep hundreds of applications and global services running so businesses can operate. Their work is stressful...

Simple Tips That Can Help Save Your Data

Data security is always a major concern for consumers. We may listen to the warnings about data security breaches during major public security breaches,...

Why the Future of Computing is at the Edge

According to MarketsandMarkets analysis, the edge computing market will be worth $6.72 billion by 2022. Edge computing allows customers the flexibility to have devices rely...

Why Delivering Great CX Requires Focus on DX

Businesses are focusing on customer experience (CX) more than ever before. In 2018, CX became the top brand differentiator outweighing price, product quality, people...

Seven Months with a Microsoft Duo: Addiction With a Bit of Pain 

As I wrote last September, the Microsoft Duo is a very different smartphone. I tend to think of it now as more of a...

Why NVMe is Now Poised for Enterprise Growth 

Nobody can deny that the COVID-19 pandemic caused lasting effects on the global economy in 2020, and very few places felt the change more...

World Backup Day 2021: It’s All About Automation

Each year, March 31 is World Backup Day, which reminds all of us that we need to back up all our personal and business-related...