Effectively training your staff is becoming increasingly critical. Professional development programs allow you to help your workers learn and grow. Plus, it can serve as a means for closing skill gaps, making it even more beneficial.
In recent years, virtual reality (VR) has been making waves, working its way into a growing number of training programs. If you are wondering how VR is helping companies train their employees more effectively, here’s what you need to know.
Thought Leader Series with Treb Ryan, CEO of OpSource
Treb’s perspective on the Cloud hype was fascinating. He had a simple no nonsense approach to explaining it last month when we sat down to discuss current industry trends and how Cloud is affecting businesses.
“First of all not many people even know why it’s called Cloud. When you look at the structure and architecture of the system you realize that it’s because of the way people drew the diagram and the internet was on the top “in the Cloud.”’Simply put . . . it’s just a term for the internet. He notes that there are a few major key elements to helping deliver the Cloud: Availability, immediacy and expandability.
Looking forward to the Redhat Summit next week in Boston with a theme of “Platform, Middleware, Virtualization, Cloud”. The cloud market is dominated by a lot of startups, with some goliath size companies still waiting in the wings. Depending your point of view, they are either lumbering dinosaurs unaware of the next evolutionary shift, or if you are like me, I think they are poised to strike.
- improved utilization (10% to 90%) enabled by virtualization/consolidation & elasticity
- the economies (power, operations, HW purchase etc..) of scale of multi-tenant cloud scale hosting
The Armada Group, Cloud Evaluation Framework (CEF) [left] is a tool to understand the value of deploying an application onto a cloud architecture. It includes six categories, one of which is Workload.