Showing posts from December 17, 2014

First step to build your first satellite and build a low cost Satellite.

The space conquest, communications and eavesdropping, and observation from or by satellites are henceforth a real stake of power, auto-determination and of business. Businesses, organizations and states that are aware, wave already their web. Thank to the PocketQube Kit which aims to widen access to space for smaller budget organisations.  The PocketQube Kit is designed as a first step to building your first satellite. The Kit consists of: Alba Orbital Skeletonized structure (1p, 2p or 3p) Radiobro MiniSatComAlba Orbital Labsat (Test and Development Board)Alba Orbital On Board Computer (OBC)You can lean more on

Communications in apps.

For the upcoming years, mobile based-apps, will lead the mobility revolution when it comes to apps industry. People and enterprises will use it, for and in every aspect of their life and business.This trend will deeply transform the way we consider and we use internet. 
Communications in apps, such as (text chat, photo sharing, asynchronous video chat, location and more) will play a key role, with their ability to help create a sense of presence; create amazing user experiences; create engagement and more.
With layer, you can add native communications to your app with just a few lines of code.

Analytics platform and technologies in 2015.

In our data-driven world, Analytics platform and technologies will play a critical role in their unmatched abilities to enable organizations, professionals and enterprises to analyze all forms of data, including business data and historic data, machine data, and unstructured and human information. 
In this disruptive world always think big and smartly, when it comes to realize your vision. In this quest, analytics platformand technologies should be able to allow organizations to put data and insights at the core of their business, transforming every aspect of an enterprise, from the data center to mobile, customer-facing applications at the edge.
You need an extensive set of built-in analytic capabilities with no compromises on performance and flexibility that can analyze a broad spectrum of data types including images, social media, text, video and more.

Launch an Apache HBase cluster on Amazon EMR using the AWS SDK for Java and connection with Amazon Kinesis.

Apache HBase; MapReduce; Amazon Kinesis  and Hadoop framework, all these technologies and others are indispensable in our data-driven world.
Therefore,, has captured for you a great post from Wangechi Doble, an AWS Solutions Architect, likely to help andshow you how to launch an Apache HBase cluster on Amazon EMR using the AWS SDK for Java and how to extend the Amazon Kinesis Connector Library to stream data in real-time to HBase running on an Amazon EMR cluster. 
If unfamiliar, reminds that, Apache HBase is an open-source, column-oriented, distributed NoSQL database that runs on the Apache Hadoop framework.
You can observer that, in the AWS Cloud, you can choose to deploy Apache HBase on Amazon Elastic Cloud Compute (Amazon EC2) and manage it yourself or leverage Apache HBase as a managed service on Amazon Elastic MapReduce (Amazon EMR).  Amazon EMR is a managed, hosted Hadoop framework on top of Amazon EC2. When it comes to Amazon Kinesis, it is a f…

Cloud Apps can Increase the Risk of Insider Threat; here is how.

The cloud computing whatever  its archtiecture (private, public or hybrid), is henceforth indispensable for our mobility, productivity, performance and for our end-to-end competitiveness. But a set of worrying behaviors and chronic negligence can harm and disturb the adoption and the innovation of this emerging technology.
We have gathered for you numerous reasons to be worried about the use of cloud applications.
It is now clear and obvious that, employees upload proprietary corporate data to a cloud application, such as Dropbox, Box or Google Docs, with the specific intent of sharing it outside of the company. 
A clear disconnect between cloud usage across the business and existing IT controls is alarming.
The access to cloud storage applications after leaving a job is more and more legion. Taking intellectual property after leaving the company becomes a habit.
In fact, cloud applications have made it easy for employees to take information with them when they leave a company.
Therefore w…