The Illusion of Scale
The Illusion of Scale
Contractual matters for cloud based analytics
How to create virtual scale for large and small enterprises.
How to use IT to curb hospital readmissions.
I was sure this new WordPress site was loading too slowly, driving customers away. Not necessarily so. I was using Firefox. For me, my site was taking too long to load. But most people are not using Firefox. According to W3 Browser Stats, most people (55.7-percent as of January) use Google s Chrome browser. Another 10.2-percent use Internet Explorer. Less than 27-percent of users are on Firefox. I tried loading my site with Chrome, it loaded super fast. I loaded my site with Internet Explorer, pow! It was right up. I [ ]
As part of the social media monitoring that enterprises already do for marketing, they can monitor and report threats of physical violence that seem genuine through the proper channels.
Thanks to a wonderful email tool called MailChimp, you can subscribe and receive weekly updates to this blog. Why would you want to do that? Well, if you don t want to sign up to receive the RSS feed you can receive my blog entries once a week by email, on Mondays. Why would you want to receive this blog? Well, if you enjoy my articles, I will notify you of those and provide additional commentary. If you enjoy great technology solutions for small businesses, computer users and writers, I ll be [ ]
Thanks to my web host PowWeb and the free W3 Total Cache plug-in, my new WordPress site now loads in about 1.26-seconds per the Pingdom Website Speed Test. Now you can enjoy faster load times at http://davidgeer.com. Ask your WordPress host about this plug-in and how to install and use it to speed your WordPress site or blog s load time.
I use 14pt font in my Word docs for readability. While my web developer has done a wonderful job on my new site, for some, reading certain text such as my blog entries may prove challenging. Here are some links to how to increase text size in your browser. Most popular browsers provide a simple option for increasing and decreasing text size with a few clicks. If you have a wheel mouse, select Ctrl on your keyboard and scroll up to increase text size and down to decrease text size.
I just published this piece in CSO about how cyberterrorism really does happen. While it s not clear that some hacker in a foriegn land is going to target your smart fridge and leave you with spoiled milk, there are already reports of smart appliances sending spam. But back to cyberterrorism. The threat is real even if successful, high profile attacks are relatively infrequent for the moment. CSOs, CISOs and IT security practitioners will have to adapt to this addition to the threat landscape. But you won t have to fight cyberterrorism [ ]