Monthly Archives: June 2016

Public cloud adoption in Defense & Public Safety – Collaborating across military organizations

…defense organizations are increasingly being called upon to address military threats that don’t involve combat. And to respond effectively to these non-traditional threats to society, they need an interoperable platform that helps them communicate and collaborate with a wide variety … Continue reading

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The 6 not-so-obvious reasons a project plan fails

Bad projects are expensive. In fact, organizations lose a whopping $109 million for every $1 billion invested in projects and programs, according to a Project Management Institute (PMI) study. And the bigger the projects are, the harder they fall. Large … Continue reading

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Microsoft to acquire LinkedIn

REDMOND, Wash., and MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — June 13, 2016 — Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT) and LinkedIn Corporation (NYSE: LNKD) on Monday announced they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Microsoft will acquire LinkedIn for $196 per share … Continue reading

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Machine Learning Is Redefining The Enterprise In 2016

Machine learning is providing the needed algorithms, applications, and frameworks to bring greater predictive accuracy and value to enterprises’ data, leading to diverse company-wide strategies succeeding faster and more profitably than before. The good news for businesses is that all … Continue reading

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