Big Data

Big Data as a Service
How does Big Data as a Service (BDaaS) work?
  • Know-how

Big Data as a Service, or BDaaS, processes and manages big data for services, tools and platforms. Big data processing gives companies an insight into complex business processes and customer data, but it requires significant resources. Outsourcing data processing with BDaaS allows projects to be scaled better. It also improves competitiveness and strengthens security.

How does Big Data as a Service (BDaaS) work?
Best Android cloud apps
The 9 best Android cloud apps – securing your smartphone data
  • Tools

As Android smartphone users will know, a complete backup of the operating system can only be created with the internal backup function that leaves a lot to be desired. The solution? Using a cloud storage solution like Google Drive. However, if you don’t feel comfortable handing all your data over to Google, you will have to search for another online Android storage option to back-up your personal...

The 9 best Android cloud apps – securing your smartphone data
DRaaS
Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS)
  • Security

Throughout the course of digitization, employees and employers became aware of the importance of backups. The 3-2-1 rule was considered the golden rule - where two redundant copies of each file are kept. As technology continues to evolve, cloud-based solutions are becoming more popular. Thus, Disaster Recovery as a Service has established itself as an important cloud service.

Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS)
Cloud disaster recovery
Cloud Disaster Recovery
  • Security

One of the biggest tasks for IT managers is to ensure the long-term security of data, software, and hardware. Where issues arise, a rapid recovery is essential. Cloud Disaster Recovery (Cloud DR) is a concept that is ideally suited for these purposes. But what exactly distinguishes cloud protection and how does it differ from conventional backup solutions?

Cloud Disaster Recovery
What is cloud gaming?
What is cloud gaming?
  • Know-how

Cloud gaming is an alternative to classic games. The video games are streamed online and can be played on a variety of devices without high-end hardware. Read on to find out how this works, available cloud gaming providers, and why game streaming may be a good option for you.

What is cloud gaming?
Symfony: useful PHP library for your web project
Symfony: changeable PHP framework with strong community
  • Web development

Over 30 independent components, long-term support for four years, and over 500 million downloads: the PHP framework Symfony is undoubtedly one of the most successful component collections of this popular script language. But what exactly is this project created by the French company SensioLabs? And which types of web applications can benefit from using this web application framework?

Symfony: changeable PHP framework with strong community
Benefits of cloud computing
Cloud computing: The benefits
  • Know-how

Cloud computing has established itself as the dominant model when it comes to IT infrastructure. Instead of operating hardware themselves, companies rent the required resources and services. For most businesses, this approach offers numerous advantages in terms of cost-effectiveness, data protection, and collaboration. We provide an overview and conclude with the disadvantages of cloud computing.

Cloud computing: The benefits
Log files: recording computer processes
What type of information is stored in a log file?
  • Web analytics

Log files contain a range of information on system processes, programs, and services. Whether it’s an operating system, database, or antivirus software: all of this information on relevant processes is stored in each respective log file. This enables extensive data recovery and allows users to find a quick solution when faced with troubleshooting tasks; it also helps with software adjustments....

What type of information is stored in a log file?
What is Big Data?
Big Data: definition and examples
  • Web analytics

When we shop online, book vacations, and search for gift ideas, we hardly give a second thought to the fact that each search entry leaves behind a trail of our identity. Busy web bots are never far behind and sweep up this information. The result of all of this is Big Data: massive volumes of data that are analyzed and used for a variety of reasons. But is there reason to be wary of leaving behind...

Big Data: definition and examples
Deleting a Google result and protecting personal data
Deleting personal data with Google
  • Digital law

The internet never forgets – is it always true? In some cases, search engines are obliged to grant users permission to delete defamatory search results. If Google displays personal data that is outdated or of no interest to the public, users can request the search engine to delete links to that data from the results pages permanently. But what exactly is the ‘Right to be Forgotten’ act, and when...

Deleting personal data with Google