TOP 5 CLOUD-COMPUTING VENDORS: #1 Microsoft, #2 Amazon, #3 IBM, #4 Salesforce, #5 SAP. As businesses move beyond cloud experiments to deeply strategic deployments, the balance of power in the Cloud Wars Top 10 is shifting toward those tech providers that can move those business customers past the infrastructure phase and into the high-value realm of AI-driven competitive advantage. Read more
HOW TO: Build a Business Case for Cloud Computing. When planning a migration to the cloud, what do you need to take into account? Click here for key takeaways.
ALLIANCE: Salesforce and Google Forge Alliance in Cloud Computing Race. Emergence of handful of dominant platforms forces others to seek allies. Find out more
TRENDS: 5 Cloud Computing Trends to Prepare for in 2018. As we enter the last quarter of 2017, business and IT executives are turning more of their attention to how they can use technology to accomplish their 2018 business objectives. Here’s a list of five trends in cloud computing that strategic businesses will prepare for in the coming year. Read more
NOW ON SLIDESHARE: Tech Update Summary from Blue Mountain Data Systems October 2017 https://www.slideshare.net/BMDS3416/tech-update-summary-from-blue-mountain-data-systems-october-2017.
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BLUE MOUNTAIN DATA SYSTEMS HAS THE EXPERIENCE: 1994 to Present – U.S. Dept. of Labor, Employee Benefits Security Administration. Responsible to the Office of Technology and Information Systems for information systems architecture, planning, applications development, networking, administration and IT security, supporting the enforcement of Title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act — ERISA. Within the EBSA, Blue Mountain is responsible for design, development and support for its various enforcement database management systems, as well as all case tracking and customer service inquiry systems. Blue Mountain also provides IT security services to the EBSA, in the form of FISMA Assessment and Authorization, System Security Plans, Risk and vulnerability assessments, monitoring and investigation support. Read more.