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Monthly Archives: June 2018


Ensuring Business Platform Delivery with Virtual Professionals

We all know what the terms “remote work” and “working from home” mean and how they can be productive.   However these opportunities are few and far between when compared to traditional full time on site positions.   This article will make the argument for ensuring delivery through use of a full time Virtual Professional and how they should be as common as there are Starbucks on every corner.  Imagine a world where every job you apply to gives you the choice of working at the office, from virtually anywhere, or both.

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Why AWS is a Good Platform for Businesses in the Cloud

Congratulation on deciding or even considering to move your business to the cloud! You have taken another right decision in making your business secure, scalable and efficient. Now the next important question that you might have is to decide which cloud platform is best among the various options which are currently available including AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform etc. In next few paragraphs, I am going to highlight why AWS should be on the top of the list. Continue reading

How to Choose the Right E-Commerce Platform

E-Commerce platforms can be categorized into 4 major models: Business-to-Business (B2B), Business-to-Consumer (B2C), Consumer-to-Consumer (C2C), and Consumer-to-Business (C2B).

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Scaling Business Platform Performance with Spark, Mesos, Akka, Cassandra, Kafka, Kubernetes – Part 1/6

Spark,Mesos, Akka, Cassandra, Kafka, Kubernetes? If you don’t already know what these mean and you have no goal or objective to make software that works at a global level, then you don’t need to be reading this article at all. Seriously, it’ll be a waste of your time. These technologies, now open sourced, originated from the extremely high-end university research laboratories of the University of Berkeley and the halls of high-tech companies such as Google, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook. They were built for different purposes for their creators but now being available to the public, they have been flourishing on their own in the wild ether of the Internet. Why would any CIO, CTO, CMO, or a CEO consider these technologies?

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Intro to Integration – Top 10 Resources

Never have integrations been more available to businesses that leverage technology to operate. There are free options available, as well as options that are paid. There are off-the-shelf integrations, as well as ones that need to be customized. But most importantly, the level of access that companies now have to such integrations is unprecedented.

 

Whereas in the past, to create simple integrations between system A and system B you may need to hire a vendor to implement a complex Enterprise Service Bus, now you can simply sign up for a SaaS integration service at a click of only a few buttons.

 

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