When Deb Lavoy wants to quickly understand a website’s performance, she uses the magical three second test. Three things, three seconds. “An inhale and an exhale. That’s all you get from a website visitor.
In a survey, cloud security broker vendor CipherCloud found that 86 percent of cloud applications used at workplaces are unsanctioned. That’s a pretty big percentage. Obviously, the security vendors have an incentive to raise such fears about shadow IT, so take this claim with much salt. However, the issue merits attention.
I don’t see shadow IT as that big of deal. Moreover, I believe that CIOs can embrace, rather than fight, the rise of shadow IT for their own benefit. How?
There are three benefits to the CIO from departments’ shadow cloud use.
For the sake of bringing virtual reality to the public, a then-87-year-old David Attenborough clambered into a tiny Triton submarine in late 2014.
The beloved documentary maker and naturalist was filming a virtual reality experience, David Attenborough’s Great Barrier Reef Dive VR, which along with David Attenborough’s First Life VR, is currently showing at the Australian Museum in Sydney.
After donning Samsung Gear virtual reality headsets, viewers can journey back in time to witness an animation of some of Earth’s original life forms, before joining Attenborough under the waves, examining coral and sea life off the northeast coast of Australia. It’s a seamless experience that belies the months of work and experimentation that went into creating it. Read more…
At the recent Dreamforce 2015 conference announced that it has opened the programming model surrounding the Salesforce Wave Analytics Cloud.