This is a summary of a QNX webinar that was just presented on July 10, 2014
by BlackBerry (BBRY) and QNX.
This was an anticipated seminar because many people are looking for answers
to questions they have about the big buzzword, the Internet of Things (IoT).
They also want to know what role does the cloud-based product QNX play within
The QNX webinar gave a good overview of what the QNX product was and how it
fit into the overall business market. They are operating system agnostic,
which means they can work with any device, not just one type of Operating
System. They have multi-OS adaptability.
They want to be totally inclusive of all devices and use one platform to
manage everything. They have focused on end-to-end security, which is a huge
issue across many industries as well as many applications.
They focused on the core principles which have to... (more)
This article is an excerpt from James Carlini's upcoming book, Location
5G Networks are being discussed and better defined by key industry
manufacturers and network carriers so they can be deployed in the 2020 time
period. They will represent a giant leap in capacity, baseline speeds and
overall capabilities. They have to. Consumers are turning to Smartphones
and tablets as the new ubiquitous edge technology for all their applications.
Many people have gotten a good taste of smartphones and all the applications
they can utilize with them. Now, the growi... (more)
In the initial presentations at the 4G World Conference in Chicago's
McCormick Place this week, several executive insights from Verizon, Nokia,
Telstra, IBM, and others focus on the need to expand speeds and network
capacities. One talked about the need to expand networks in order to handle
1000X the current traffic
The 4G World Conference is one of the best conferences to go to if you are
concerned with the future of wireless because there are many corporate
perspectives represented there. Besides hearing some of the strategic
directions industry leaders are taking, you can als... (more)
Sometimes, people frustrated with the status quo within an industry come up
with a better solution, much to the surprise of that industry's experts.
Evolution comes from within. Revolution comes from the outside.
Wake up America - especially the politicians in California, Illinois, and
anywhere else where they are considering implementing a high-speed train.
High-speed trains are so "last century" and they are not cheap to build or
maintain. If they are not used to their maximum capacities and there is only
marginal ridership, they are a supreme waste of money and their residual ... (more)
COMCAST's recent $45 billion acquisition of Time-Warner Cable was big news in
the Cable TV world, but it should be big news in the area of cloud computing
and network diversity.
Instead of looking at COMCAST as a cable TV provider, it is time that we
should be looking at it as another alternative to the traditional network
carriers like AT&T and Verizon for our data needs both at home and at the
Re-Thinking Cloud Computing Strategy
Do you have network redundancy in place in your cloud computing applications?
They cannot be considered "mission critical" if you ... (more)