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Are you still pondering whether to integrate cloud computing services into the structure of your IT network? You are not the only one. Most IT professionals are very concerned about data security, so they aren’t that willing to switch to cloud computing solutions that easily. It’s a fact that even advanced services like Amazon’s EC2 aren’t ready to cater to all privacy needs of data-sensitive companies. Public cloud services are structured in such a way that the same server is used to store data from several clients, via multiple instances. This means you have little to no control over where your data gets stored and who can access it. Private cloud computing is more secure, as it allows for the level of control required by PCI and HIPAA-sensitive organizations when it comes to their data protection. This is one of the main security measures, hence most IT profes... (more)

Best 5 PHP Development Tools for Developers

With a record of 240 million of websites using PHP programming for their web designing purposes, is no wonder that PHP is one of the most used scripting language. Every month the web is flooded with many PHP tools. There are scads of PHP development tools available all over the internet for PHP developers, but finding an appropriate tool is quite an arduous task and demands effort and time. Here are the best 5 PHP development tools: PHP CPP PHP-CPP is a library for developing PHP extensions. This tool offers a collection of well documented and easy to use classes that can be use... (more)

Benefits Of Big Data For Businesses

Every second, computation creates tons of consumer data. GPS tracking can be used to locate people who use certain mobile apps. Social networks are huge databases of people’s attitudes and behavior. Search engines, on the other hand, record people’s interests and daily needs. All of this data is very useful for marketers. However, this was not the case previously since the process was technically demanding for data software used back then. Nowadays, companies can easily use advanced software like Apache Hadoop to provide big data analysis which can be used to improve sales. Ther... (more)

Instagram As An Ecommerce Marketing Tool

Ecommerce stores need to do anything they can to get ahead and Instagram for many may be the best possible way. So, how do you utilize it for your business. Look To Users for Your Content The youngest generation of consumers has grown up expecting a fundamentally different relationship with brands than the one their parents had. They look for back-and-forth communication with brands on their social networks. You should strongly consider giving your customers a way to add to their pictures to your page. Buyers who appreciate your brand can post pictures of themselves using or wea... (more)

Heavyweight Brands Theory: How They Use Instagram Video for Brand Promotion

With so many brands trying to build strong presence in the market over the years, only a few of them discovered the golden possibilities of using Instagram video advertising. If you need a leg up with this you can opt for buying video views on Instagram for maximum benefit for your campaign. Gone are the days that it’s already enough to publish your brand on a newspaper, people nowadays are quite hooked to social media and capturing their attention can be just a click away! Why choose Instagram over various social networks? It’s because Instagram have strongly built its reputati... (more)