True, desktop virtualization can deliver the Holy Grail of enterprise IT access: any-place/any-time/any-device, without putting your data at risk. But that doesn’t mean it’s right for every application. Just try to run a flight simulator or 3D animation on a virtual desktop to see why.*[Read more…]
Watson Assistant will be delivered via IBM partner devices such as electronics embedded in cars and apps branded by hotel companies. Beyond customer engagement and service, the real value to these partners will be in the data they collect about customers and how they use it to customize customer experience.
Greg Hoffer, vice president of engineering at GlobalScape, says that sometimes customers get so caught up in the cloud's fast-and-easy mantra they don't fully think out the security implications for their data.