Tag: Web Technology

Understanding the Top 3 Advantages of Software as a Service (SaaS) for Small Businesses

Until very recently, investing in an IT solution to support business operations meant spending thousands – sometimes even millions – on infrastructure, software, implementation, and other cost elements. Today, transforming into a digitalized business is easier than ever thanks to solutions being offered as services. Continue reading “Understanding the Top 3 Advantages of Software as a Service (SaaS) for Small Businesses”

It’s Personal: How Technology Has Overtaken the Most Personal Aspects of Our Lives

There is likely no one on earth to whom we would willingly divulge all of our most intimate details. Sure, there are those with whom we would share our financial details with, likely a financial advisor. In the same way, we would hold nothing back from a doctor about our health. We tend to spread our secrets around. Different people know different intimate bits about us. But even our spouse doesn’t know everything. At the least, when we want to buy a gift for our partner, they have no idea what it is. There is always something we are holding back from someone. Continue reading “It’s Personal: How Technology Has Overtaken the Most Personal Aspects of Our Lives”

4 Excellent Benefits Of Having A Virtual Data Room For Your Business

A virtual data room, or VDR for short is a more secure form of the popular cloud storage technology we have now. Cloud storage and computing have become so popular that businesses both big and small are adapting this technology for their use.

VDRs are used as a secure and virtual meeting room that can be used for all types of business meetings. It can be a place where the auditor, the attorney and potential buyers review sensitive or personal data and other documents.

Businesses who truly want to protect their assets and their most private business dealings should look first to secure a virtual data room. First and foremost, it’s a form of traditional cloud storage, but with added security measures and private features that deal with discreet business aspects. VDRs are the wave of the future, according to data experts. The cloud, since its inception, has become an invaluable medium where businesses, organizations and users can share large volumes of content quickly across the web. Continue reading “4 Excellent Benefits Of Having A Virtual Data Room For Your Business”

6 Industries That Are a Perfect Fit for SD-WAN

In some industries, simply setting up an Internet connection for each branch of your business is not enough. With more employees who need to stay connected just to use a specific tool or complete a certain task, a custom network solution such as an SD-WAN is now a necessity.

Here are six industries that can benefit the most from having an SD-WAN installation: Continue reading “6 Industries That Are a Perfect Fit for SD-WAN”

Thinking of Buying a Panel PC? Things You Should Know

When it comes to the world of computers, one can easily get confused about the best product to buy. This is attributed to the fact that technology is quickly advancing and the tech features of one product differ from that of the other. Unless you are tech savvy, it can be really hard to pick on the best panel PC  for your exact purpose in the market.

Even when you are buying the traditional computer or laptop, there are things that you need to consider and the choice will depend on what you intend to use it for. Such considerations include the operating system, size of the screen, the brand and the peripherals among others. Continue reading “Thinking of Buying a Panel PC? Things You Should Know”

Capturing Instructional Videos From a Computer Screen with Movavi Screen Capture Studio

Instructional videos are one of the most popular types of videos as they are able to inherently provide valuable advice and information. If you want to create an instructional video of your own about how to perform a task on a computer, the first thing you’ll need to do is record footage from your computer screen. Continue reading “Capturing Instructional Videos From a Computer Screen with Movavi Screen Capture Studio”

How to Create an Online Business

With their low overhead and minimal need for staff, online businesses have a great deal of appeal for aspiring entrepreneurs. However, most of them don’t make it. Don’t be the next failed owner; take steps to plan in order to maximize your chances of success.
Fill a Demand in a Compelling Way
Often, the most prosperous undertakings spring out of desires that customers didn’t even know they had. Make sure that your product is unique or, if it isn’t, figure out how to package it in a way that is different from the store around the corner. Continue reading “How to Create an Online Business”

Four Things to Keep in Mind When Picking a Domain Name

The domain name for your company can make it easier for prospective customers to find your site. The more time it takes them to track down your site, the less time they will spend looking at what you have to offer. You might remember seeing those domain names in the past that featured multiple letters and numbers. Very few people will take the time to write down that name, and even fewer people will actually remember it. That is why it’s so important that you understand what you should keep in mind when picking your new domain name. Continue reading “Four Things to Keep in Mind When Picking a Domain Name”

How A Modern Hotel Website Design Can Help Companies Increase Sales and Profits?

How A Modern Hotel Website Design Can Help Companies Increase Sales and Profits?

Web design is very important when it comes to selling a product and every business should try to create an engaging online presence. Hotel businesses particularly need to show off all they possibly can through their website. Travellers heading on holiday want to be able to enjoy the experience from the early stages of booking to when they actually get there. The point of a great hotel website is to attract tourists to reserve a room or suite, so it has to look beautiful and include many pictures and descriptions of what is on offer. Visitors want to be easily able to navigate a site as this will encourage them to book a room with the hotel. Continue reading “How A Modern Hotel Website Design Can Help Companies Increase Sales and Profits?”

The Most Popular Types of Video on Social Media

Social media video consumption has been on the rise over recent years. Because it is becoming a more popular medium than text and images, more social networks have made interacting with videos easier for users. Likewise, businesses have started to incorporate social media video marketing strategies that have lead them to digital prosperity. Continue reading “The Most Popular Types of Video on Social Media”

10 Amazing Google Chrome Experiments You Need to Try Right Now

If you are not new to the Web, Google Chrome must definitely be familiar to you. Even if you prefer another browser, Chrome is still something you are must have heard of. It certainly made its name among other browsers. Now it is closely connected with words “evolution” and “progress”. Continue reading “10 Amazing Google Chrome Experiments You Need to Try Right Now”

Why Businesses Should Provide Free WiFi for their Customers

As an entrepreneur, you want to find ways to attract more customers and to make your business grow. Whether you’re coming up with promotional stunts, providing great discounts, or giving away freebies in addition to your usual fantastic products or services, there are many ways to create better customer experience for your patrons.

One popular service that you might want to look into is the provision of free WiFi within the premises of your business establishment. Outdoor WiFi solutions, for instance can be deployed in food parks, al fresco cafés, and playgrounds, while reliable indoor business WiFi can be implemented inside large retail spaces, restaurants, and hotels. Continue reading “Why Businesses Should Provide Free WiFi for their Customers”

Does your site profit from using a whiteboard Animation?

Is a 2D animation ideal for your business or should you use 3D animation

When visiting various businesses on the internet, I have found that the number of 2D animations on sites are increasing. From the explainer videos about a product or service, to the welcoming page which gives a little bit of an introduction to the services of the main site, whiteboard animations are populating the world wide web. As a business, it is important to look at this growing trend and question whether or not utilizing 2D is beneficial to your brand, specifically, should you implement 3D animations and other media? Here are a few considerations to take into account prior to jumping on the whiteboard animation train. Continue reading “Does your site profit from using a whiteboard Animation?”

Workshop in Cyber Security Policy 2016

The increasing reliance in our information age on product and process digitisation and e-governance makes us progressively more vulnerable to cyber attacks on our computer systems, networks and data. In their most disruptive form, cyber attacks may target the individuals, organizations, government, military, or infrastructural assets of a nation or its citizens, in isolation or event at the same time. We have finally concluded this three day workshop on information risk management and cyber security in IIT Delhi. Continue reading “Workshop in Cyber Security Policy 2016”

RBI decision highlights the increasing role of ICTs in Banking Sector

RBI has ordered Indian Banks to develop a stronger focus in terms of capabilities to combat cyber crimes. The increasing role of ICTs in the indian banking industry is highlighted in this statement. It is interesting to note that RBI has recently frame the policy which insurance the need for Indian banks to have a dedicated focus for combating Cyber crimes. Indeed this is evident the way recently RBI has his structured its internal organisation to include a CIO heading at its top management who has a very strong focus on cyber security with decades of experience in the domain. Continue reading “RBI decision highlights the increasing role of ICTs in Banking Sector”

Blocked websites are now unblocked with this free proxy service

Free Trial:  The 14-day free trial with DNS Proxy is quite tremendous. HBO is one of the networks that can be released by this DNS system. This particular system works on any device, which gives him or her some different options when trying to watch some quality shows. Potential users will find the terrific free trial for the DNS Proxy too difficult to pass up. Continue reading “Blocked websites are now unblocked with this free proxy service”

What is content marketing

Content Marketing is the emerging area of digital marketing. A major focus in this domain is creating engaging multimedia content like blog posts, videos and images. A lot of content management strategies focus on engaging with bloggers and innovators with high social network value. It is increasingly gaining in prominence in the emerging era of semantic web, a transformation from the syntactic web. Continue reading “What is content marketing”

Amazon’s new game engine with its features

Code named Amazon Lumberyard, it has come to stir the competition in gaming engine. This may come as a shocker to a many people as Amazon is widely known for as an online selling site to many of us. But amazon has recently been moving into unchartered territory. Of late it has been very successful in the cloud services industry, having created AWS cloud that has very appealing features. It appears that they have really been busy as they have recently launched a new game engine known as Lumberyard. Continue reading “Amazon’s new game engine with its features”

Account Switching: Instagram’s new update for user’s ease

Well, Christmas comes early for some people. I am referring to the Instagram addicts’.As we all know, Instagram has become top-notch and the darling of all. From celebrities to marketers, I mean, who is not using it? It’s become a thing now that when you get a darling baby, you get to create an account from them at only a few months old. Even two or three months babies are in Instagram. From the latest reports, Instagram recently hit 400 million active users beating some of the giants who have been there since time memorial like Twitter. Continue reading “Account Switching: Instagram’s new update for user’s ease”

WordPress Blogging through a Mobile App

Let us try something different today.  what if we could understand the nuances of Technology discussions true dictation through mobile app. Even as we speak here I am trying to portray a blog post by dictating it on the WordPress app which is available in the Android store. Sounds fascinating right I am sure you would like to try blogging by dictating on the mobile it is so much more easier to do it than by typing on keyboard at the desktop or at a laptop. Continue reading “WordPress Blogging through a Mobile App”

6 Sure-Shot Solutions For eCommerce Web Design Success

So many eCommerce stores have popped up since the concept of online shopping incepted. People widely prefer the very idea of mobile shopping and spending the time saved more productively. There are numerous online stores that are successful in delivering a smooth experience while some are still trying to pace up. And unfortunately, there are some that make the visitor pull their hairs. Such frustrating experiences end up costing businesses sales. Continue reading “6 Sure-Shot Solutions For eCommerce Web Design Success”

How to make a Smart Campus – Smart Campus Programme in IIT Delhi

Abstract: This is a technical report on how a plan can be made for developing a smart campus by taking inputs from multiple stake-holders, and then prioritizing the suggestions. The focus of this smart campus initiative was smart services, sustainability, fostering research opportunities and fostering innovative entrepreneurship models. Focus was redefined to improving campus life, water and power sustainability, infrastructure mapping, information management and flow, waste treatment and outsourcing plans. Potential projects were identified and prioritized based on high impact and low complexity (Phase 1), low impact and low complexity (Phase 2), high impact & high complexity (Phase 2) and low impact & high complexity projects (Phase 3). Governance and project implementation blueprint was also developed as part of this technical report.

Keywords: Smart Campus, Smart City, Sustainability, Smart Technologies, Internet of Things.

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Using the internet to connect your business with international clientele

Some of the most remarkable changes to how we lead our lives today have been facilitated by the birth, and dramatic evolution, of the internet. Very few aspects of our lives are still entirely unaffected by the diverse range of online platforms now available to us, and this is true in the business world as much as in our personal lives. Continue reading “Using the internet to connect your business with international clientele”