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Infoblox Reveals Network Concerns for Internet of Things

Charlie Osborne of ZDNet reported that, “Enterprises are ready to profit from the Internet of Things (IoT), but security concerns and network capacity worries are holding back deployment. According to a recent survey commissioned by network control company Infoblox, the majority of IT professionals believe that IoT is a potentially lucrative market, but there may…

Poorer Countries May Miss Out on Benefits of Big Data

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by Angela Guess Mike Orcutt of the MIT Technology Review reports, “The economic benefits of big data are no longer just hype—but many developing economies are set to miss out on them, according to a new report from the World Economic Forum. Data sets are ‘a new form of asset class,’ which, with the right analysis, can…

Cisco Insists “Big Data is the Network”

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by Angela Guess Quentin Hardy of the New York Times reports, “John Chambers says the profits from Cisco Systems’ new strategy are still one to three years away. The strategy, however, is already becoming more clear: Big Data will only work if it’s delivered through the network, and that could go hand-in-hand with consolidation among…

Big Questions for Big Data

by Angela Guess A new article by Timo Kissel discusses the possibilities of Big Data, noting, “‘Big Data’ is a much-buzzed-about topic of conversation these days, and many of these conversations have been around the mechanics of how to deal with large amounts of data… But what’s more exciting to me is the use of…