Cloud

4 Key Focus Areas for a Smarter QA Strategy

Which cloud, best suit my needs – Azure OR AWS

August 31, 2018

Based upon my experience of 5+ years on Azure and 1 year on AWS here I am sharing my view on major factors & cloud offerings which influence the cloud provider selection decision for any customer. Organizations are looking at AWS and Azure as primary cloud providers and taking a cautious decision while they build...

A Scattered Reflection on IoT Technology Advancements

July 23, 2018

While IoT technology acceptance has been strong in some market sectors and for some uses, there are several issues that are preventing a more widespread deployment for some potential uses. For instance if the use of IoT in agriculture in-field deployments (for moisture and other remote sensing needs) then the problem of providing a suitable...

Cryptocurrency and block chain – All the questions you were afraid to ask

July 18, 2018

What is block chain? Think of block chain as a read only accounting ledger of transactions in chronological order.  Once a transaction is added, it cannot be modified or put into a different order.  The transactions are verified in a decentralized fashion to prevent any fraud. How will my business be affected by Cryptocurrency and...

July 6, 2018 by

Talking on a wide variety of IoT solutions and strategies, makes you forget on the stuff we do ourselves. Today we take a look in the Sogeti High Tech Innovation Lab in Vianen, The Netherlands. Ranging from 3D printed robot, printers, scanners, in-house electronics IoT design testing IoT and connected bridges, a wide variety IoT...

June 21, 2018 by

The solution being worked upon deals with a client who wants to create a marketplace of seafood products using Blockchain. The solution will allow Fisherman to directly sell on this platform and the restaurants to directly buy. Watch the webinar to learn more about this approach.  

June 1, 2018 by

Today we are at the booklaunch of “Testing in the digital age; AI makes the difference”. Tom is the author of this book and we meetup with another author Rik Marselis. At the end of todays #IoTFriday we wrap up with a animation that summarizes everything for you. The book is now available to order...

May 18, 2018 by

When you need to update 10.000 devices one by one and by hand, you will go bankrupt. The time and costs involved are too great, let alone the damage your brand will sustain. With device management a lot more insight is gained in all your IoT devices. With good device management it is possible to...

April 24, 2018 by

How well are you using Cloud? Sounds like a useless question. But, you will be surprised to know that most companies are still stuck with the traditional cloud models. They bank heavily upon servers and pay money even when they are not using them. Even while speaking to developers, I sense they are bogged down...

April 3, 2018 by

DevOps will make systems more secure. In opposite to what many think, adopting DevOps, with its fast release cadence, will result in hardened systems which are fully compliant with security guidelines and which can stand the modern hackers. Summary. Teams must follow, must inject, secure guidelines and practices in their way of working. This way...

April 2, 2018 by

Recently, Hacking Health Camp 2018 took place in Strasbourg over a period of 49 hours.  The objective of this hackathon was to build a prototype to improve healthcare. Earlier in March, our local Innovation team met with Pr Frederic Bodin, a plastic surgeon in Strasbourg. As a part of their daily routine, he and his team of...

March 26, 2018 by

Containers are taking the world by storm. This technology is helping enterprises to transform legacy application to cloud-native hence achieve scalability and manageability. The container adoption by enterprises is on the rise, and as per Gartner, it will be more than 50% by 2020 as compared to 20% today. More and more containerized workloads are...

March 16, 2018 by

OneDeploy is a pre-created set-up of a full DevOps template, utilizes the MS-based and open source toolset for Automated e2e Build, Test, Deploy and Release Management. The End-to-End CI/CD pipeline Integrates with leading public cloud provider AWS or Azure. OneDeploy helps in: Increased speed, efficiency, and quality of software delivery Reduces communication barrier between the...

February 19, 2018 by

You might have heard about serverless architecture or serverless applications. They basically refer to an approach where applications are run either using third-party services or on containers especially and temporarily created for executing particular functions. This approach is also known as Function as a Service (FaaS) for from the point of the developer all they...

January 31, 2018 by

Series Overview The Innovation Accelerator program is a global initiative where creative problem solving using design thinking is inspired, informed and incited via a passionate community of innovators, robust tech platforms, and a supportive partner ecosystem.  The Accelerator consists of program services for exploration, discovery, collaborative creation, team building, business modeling, design meditation and mindful...

January 12, 2018 by

The year 2018 starts with the big Consumer electronics show in Las Vegas: CES 2018. #IoTFriday takes a look on what trends can be discovered. We group the new introductions on CES2018 by technology. When there is no black out we read all the news and the first #IoTFriday of 2018 is reserved for a...

December 8, 2017 by

The competence center High Tech testing in the Netherlands is coming together every 6 weeks. I organize a different topic for each evening with speakers, workshops, and tutorials. This week I stepped up to the stage myself to did a quick tech talk on the role of artificial intelligence in testing. The recording of the...

December 1, 2017 by

Data becomes an issue Online data storage is cheap and cloud computing power is widely available. This creates the situation where IoT solutions send all their data to a cloud platform before analysis starts. Why not have all this great data available? A problem rises where data streams become too big. This can be a...

November 25, 2017 by

We are in the midst of an exciting Digital Transformation era wherein the enterprises across all sectors are at speed adopting new disruptive technologies mainly targeted towards consumerism of their services and to stay competitive not only from their traditional competitors but from new emerging players who are born digital. The overall digital transformation market...

November 17, 2017 by

The value is in the data You might have heard this sentence many times. Generating and converting data is growing. IoT solutions are the ideal sources for gathering data. Examples are steps per day, pictures, blood pressure or revolutions per minute. Things have sensors to collect them. Differentiating between three types of data is important....

September 11, 2017 by

To begin with, some 25 years ago, and for a long time, IT architecture was about standardization on technology. It was a craft that began with business principles, moved through contextual, conceptual, logical, and ended with a physical architecture of standards, technologies, products and services. It worked, and it was very nice, because

February 9, 2017 by

Infrastructure as Code is one of the many practices teams have to fulfill the needs of modern systems. The provisioning of resources for systems in an automated versioned way supports also the need of consistent environments across different stages of system development, making it much more comfortable to develop, validate and test systems. Keep development,...

February 1, 2017 by

Emerging technology is changing how we think about and use insurance. Big data, deep analytics, machine learning, the Internet of things, and cloud are all contributing to a culture of high automation and a shift in the insurance paradigm. As today’s insurance companies grow into tomorrow’s, they are embracing these technologies and changing how we...

January 24, 2017 by

A flexible, cheap and innovative business are goals companies have. Moving to the cloud, change the way of working and make the systems more flexible are 3 drivers to reach this goal. Three forces are pushing the continues DevOps evolution: The Cloud Platform force, The System Architecture force and the Collaboration Force. 3 forces and...

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