Tag Archive for devices

Microsoft’s Reorganization Around Devices, Data


by Angela Guess Steve Ranger of ZDnet reports, “Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has finally unveiled his long-awaited reorganisation of Microsoft’s business units, placing an even greater emphasis on its devices-plus-services strategy and away from product silos. As my colleague Mary Jo Foley points out: ‘As expected, there’s no separation along consumer/business lines with this new reorg. Microsoft execs are…

The Mobile Future of Big Data


by Angela Guess Alex D. Paul of CBR recently wrote, “Technology is changing the way we work – making the world more mobile and moveable than ever before. Trends like BYOD are blurring the division between our home and work lives and this increasing mobility means that business applications are extending beyond the realms of…

How Big Data and the Cloud are Overextending Networks


by Angela Guess Arik Hesseldahl of All Things D recently discussed how Big Data and the Cloud are pushing networks to the limit, and not in a good way. He writes, “A lot is expected of corporate networks these days. Companies are trying to add new services and support new devices. There’s always more data…