Monthly Archives: August 2015

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Written on Aug, 26, 2015 by in | 1 Comment.
AWS Lambda

As you may already know, AWS Lambda is an event driven compute service. Great, but what does that mean? Well, Lambda is designed to run a function in response to an event. Essentially, you upload your code to Lambda, and Lambda runs your code for you—when it’s triggered. Currently, there are three ways of running code in the AWS cloud: AWS …

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Written on Aug, 22, 2015 by in | Leave a comment
Deviation

With data aggregation becoming easier and faster, professionals have to be able to make decisions rapidly. Problems arise in the analysis and display of data, where some insights can be missed. When visualizing your data, three things should be considered: Less is more: Often the instinct is that once we’ve gathered all the data, it’s important to show ALL of it. …

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Written on Aug, 18, 2015 by in | Leave a comment
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[Cross-posted from blog.davemdavis.net] I recently worked on a project where I had to use a mobile device, specifically Window 8.1 phone/tablet, as a hub for an external sensor. The mobile device then needed to pass the data to an Azure Event Hubs endpoint. The data was then going to be sent through Azure Stream Analytics to various storage solutions. Normally, …

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Written on Aug, 17, 2015 by in | Leave a comment
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Intranets have evolved beyond the need for document repositories we saw in the 2000s. The Intranet has become what it always conspired to be – a true work tool employees can use to be more effective and drive greater results for an enterprise. But most attempts at portals, whether it’s used as a source of communication, or a brand resource …

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Written on Aug, 16, 2015 by in | Leave a comment

As more and more companies reach achieve their technological goals using readily available services, in-house IT departments are evolving to stay relevant in a changing ecosystem. How can IT departments ensure their future? Become a center of thought leadership. IT should see themselves as a driver of innovation for a company, whether its through individual members IT Support is over …

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