The cloud has gone mainstream. It has been embraced by companies around the world from the smallest businesses to the largest enterprises with its promise of significant cost savings, increased employee productivity, anywhere/anytime access to data, speed of application delivery, scalability, and flexibility. However, it is important to not rush into a cloud solution blindly. You [...]
In this age of the always-evolving business, the ability to make application and infrastructure changes on the fly is no longer a luxury but a must-have capability. Elastic computing and scalable computing are two key components in this technology revolution. These terms, elastic and scalable, are often used interchangeably but the objective of each is quite [...]
Companies and Government Agencies Work at the Speed of Business in Evocative’s Northern Virginia Data Center
Why Choose a Northern Virginia Data Center? The interest in Northern Virginia as a data hub was built on a long history of wide area network testing and the use of fiber optic cable by the federal government. The development of this robust communications infrastructure has resulted in this geographic region becoming THE center for low-latency [...]
It seems as though every few days we hear about another data breach or cyber-attack. Hackers do not limit their attacks to large enterprises with well-known names. They also take advantage of small companies that often have the most to lose. Since no business is immune from these threats, it is critical that your company has [...]
Artificial Intelligence (AI) isn’t just the stuff of movies. It has found its way into today’s corporations helping companies increase productivity, save time, cut expenses and scale their businesses. Surprising to some, AI has already found its way into law firms. It has become a critical tool in the lawyer’s toolbox, enabling them to increase productivity, [...]
Employees leave companies for many different reasons: corporate downsizing, poor performance, to move on to a better job, or a business closing. At most companies, it is the human resources department who takes the lead. The HR manager may ask for the employee’s company-provided laptop but that is usually as far as it goes when it [...]
Fog computing, edge devices and the Internet of Things (IoT) are among the top technology topics discussed among CIOs. As the amount of data we all generate continues to increase through our use of IoT devices, the move to the edge of the network will continue to grow. Our Evocative white paper, Cloud Moves to the Fog, [...]
It has been all out war at the White House lately. Tweets have been flying fast and furious about Amazon, the subsidies it received from the U.S. Postal Service while dodging sales taxes and, most importantly to all of us in the IT industry, the $10 billion Pentagon cloud services contract, the largest in U.S. government history.
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