Bob Violino

Contributing Writer

Bob Violino is a freelance writer who covers a variety of technology and business topics.

What is IaaS? Infrastructure-as-a-service explained

Enterprise mobility 2019: Dawning of the age of UEM

Enterprise mobility 2019: Dawning of the age of UEM

What began as MDM has continued its evolution through MAM and EMM to unified endpoint management. While some enterprises have already moved to UEM, the complexity of the transition is holding most companies back — for now.

What is PaaS? Platform-as-a-service explained

What is PaaS? Platform-as-a-service explained

The cloud-provided application development platform provides greater flexibility and less overhead so your programmers can focus on code

What is SaaS? Software-as-a-service defined

What is SaaS? Software-as-a-service defined

Internet-delivered software makes applications available anywhere, anytime

7 steps to enhance IoT security

7 steps to enhance IoT security

Securing the IoT is a multi-faceted effort that requires big moves as well as small adjustments to ensure networks, systems, data and devices are protected. Here are 7 security practices you might not have considered.

How and where to use serverless computing

How and where to use serverless computing

Serverless computing is designed to automate infrastructure provisioning and eliminate the burden of server management.

Edge computing best practices

Edge computing best practices

Edge computing requires a change in thinking from the current IT environment dominated by data centers and cloud-based services. Here are some best practices to consider when building a strategy for the edge.

Hyperconvergence: Not just for specific workloads anymore

Hyperconvergence: Not just for specific workloads anymore

Hyperconvergence has come a long way in a relatively short time, and enterprises are taking advantage of the new capabilities.

IoT analytics guide: What to expect from Internet of Things data

IoT analytics guide: What to expect from Internet of Things data

Data capture, data governance, and availability of services are among the biggest challenges IT will face in creating an IoT analytics environment. IoT analytics will also place new pressures on network infrastructure. Depending on...

The 7 fundamentals of IT consultant success

The 7 fundamentals of IT consultant success

Looking to strike out on your own? IT consultants reveal the skills and practices you’ll need to succeed as an independent IT pro.

Essential skills and traits of elite data scientists

Essential skills and traits of elite data scientists

These days the data scientist is king. But extracting true business value from data requires a unique combination of technical skills, mathematical know-how, storytelling, and intuition.

How to choose the right NoSQL database

How to choose the right NoSQL database

NoSQL databases vary in architecture and function, so you need to pick the type that is best for the desired task

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