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Future Apple Devices Use Cloud For Storage
Future mobile devices from Apple will save and sync large amounts of data over the Internet. How...
How The City Of London Makes Use Of Open Data
Governments do it, cities do it too: Open Data is a way to put information to work that has been...
Healthcare Cloud Storage
Medical Cloud As A Service
Siemens partners with Dell to provide a cloud storage space for medical data - one goal being to...
3 Million Dollar Prize for better health algorithm
A US health care provider announces a competition to better predict the need for hospitalization...
The Era Of Big Data
The newest McKinsey Quarterly is out and it focuses on companies capturing and analyzing large...
Microsoft Opening Doors For Hadoop
Plans of porting Hadoop to Windows and wider integration with other MS products
VISION Cloud@Medientage München
The "Medientage München" is a yearly gathering for media big wigs in Germany. VISION Cloud was...
Outages, Intrusions Spark Criticism
After an outage of Amazon EC2 and intrusions of the Sony Playstation network, observers and analysts...
Week In The Cloud: Ideas, Innovations And Inspiration
This week: KPMG predicts rising cloud investments in 2012. Cloud-provider Box gets 81 million in new...
Is iCloud The Future Of Computing?
Comments about the newly available storage solution are enthusiastic.
White Paper: Why Should Media Companies Consider The Cloud?
A deeper view on why and how cloud platforms could help media companies in all phases of the content...
Get Well: Vision Cloud Healthcare Use Case
How can cloud computing provide benefits for healthcare? What needs to be done and what are key...
Telco Use Case Video
A Phone Is Not A Phone
Here is a video explaining the Telecommunications Use Case and how we tackle the massive storage...
Smart Medical Devices Store Every Heartbeat
For many it will sound creepy, for some it might be a matter of survival. Whatever your opinion is,...
Cloud Computing In Europe: Legal Issues Differ From Country To Country
Accountability and compliance are becoming issues for cloud computing, especially in Europe where...
Are You A Data-Journalist?
Together with the European Journalism Centre we have developed a survey to learn more about training...
Why A Cloud For Data-Journalists Must Be Flexible And Fluid
The "Online Journalism Blog" provides an insightful article, covering how the BBC special news team...
Healthcare: New Devices Talk Data And Know The Cloud
Given the importance of health data, there are surprisingly few medical devices making collecting...
Steps Towards Data-Driven Newsrooms: The Tools, The Workflow
Short excerpt and link to an article on O'Reilly Radar, discussing the current state of data usage...
Mobile Future: Integrating Smart Phones And Social Media
For some this will be creepy, for others like seeing a goldmine. In a video a startup named Viewdle...
The New, Colourful World Of Data
Data-Visualization is popular with users - and forming a new market that affects IT and cloud...
Beautify Your Data With D3.JS
Big Data can often be hard to grasp. Visualizing it by using the right tools can make it easier to...
Tutorials: How to use data from the World Bank
Researchers and analysts can now access tons of data, here are videos showing the new features.
One to watch: Numecent
Company introduces "cloud paging" technology, enables faster execution of software stored in the...
University of Messina: Cloud Computing Testbeds
VISION Cloud partner University of Messina shares insights on how to create a testbed for cloud...
OpenStack Plans To Form Foundation in 2012
Rackspace, NASA and other founders consider forming a new organization, primarily for further...
Searching for needles in very big haystacks
Given that the size of stored data is rising steadily, there is a growing demand for tools that help...
Enhance Media Clouds With Responsive CSS Tricks
Using some elegant CSS code snippets pictures, videos and tables can be presented on all screen...
Speedy Transfer Costs You
The success of Amazon Web Services creates a market for new services. One example is Aspera, which...
Visualizing The 10.000 Code Modules Of Facebook
The Facebook front-end works with modules of PHP code. But, how can developers possibly see the...
How Infochimps Extracts Value From Big Data
Clouds, APIs, Big Data. Big buzzwords. Often, it is not clear what exactly companies are offering...
Tracking Sport Bets: Trust And Security Are Key Issues
Understanding and dealing with real-time analytics has become pivotal in the world of Big Data and...
How SAP Uses Cloud Computing To Provide New Services
Questions to Dietmar Meding, Vice President SAP Business ByDesign. He is overseeing the developments...
Interview: Telenor Highlights Cloud Developments
Fredrik Solsvik provides an insight of major cloud-related developments and points out the impact it...
Metadata is a mess - what can be done to fix it?
CONTENTUS, a German research project has found an interesting way to map, transform and then merge...
See The Context: The Quest To Understand News Better
Glocal is the name of an EU-funded project that adresses needs of photo-journalists and editors....
Buzzdata: A New Way To Find Hidden Information
The platform enables groups to investigate data, share and discuss results. Read our interview with...
Statwing: Powerful Data Analysis, Simple To Use
Given the rising interest in data analytics, there will be new tools. Here is one fresh and...
International Conference on Cloud Computing
Prof. Massimo Villari, a VISION Cloud Partner from the University of Messina, provided an extensive...
Interview: Umeå University
We wanted to know how the project partners view current challenges and opportunities in cloud...
VISION Cloud: All Public Presentations
We attended many conferences, to present and discuss our concepts. Here you find all material in one...
VISION CLOUD: All Scientific Contributions
Here is complete collection of all published research articles. All were written in the first year...
Estimates as of 2011
How Many Servers Worldwide?
Tracking the size and growth of data centers, based on published numbers and estimates. Plus: A 2011...
3 Cloud Computing Research Initiatives
Introducing three of the most innovative project dealing with cloud computing
VISION Cloud: All Deliverables
These documents provide an insight what the consortium has worked on. Have a look all our work...
Partner Profile: France Telecom's Orange Storage
France Telecom's Orange is committed to leverage cloud computing technology in order to offer more...
Amazon S3: Cloud Storage Almost Doubled In Less Than One Year
The number of objects stored on the Amazon "Simple Storage Service" has grown from roughly 260...
Enterprise Storage Summit At BrightTALK
VISION Cloud will participate with a presentation about storage clouds: Limitations, Challenges and...
Partner Profile: Siemens
Who is involved in the VISION Cloud project and what do these partners expect from this project?...
Crunching Big Data With Big Clouds
How researchers can use distributed computation to solve big data problems and collaborate in new...
VISION Cloud Related Services Offered
Interested in cloud storage development? Or looking for a solution to a specific cloud challenge? On...