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Snapchat Discover, a new way to explore Stories andcontents from different editorial teams and artists.

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In its strategic quest to monetize and enrich its platform with powerful content and technologies, Snapchat valued at $4Billions, works on a set of technologies and strategic alliances.
Snapchat Discover is henceforth its major update to date. With this module, users of Snapchat particularly found among youth can explore Stories, contents from different editorial teams, editors and artists.
According to Snapchat Discover is different because it has been built for creatives.

‘’ All too often, artists are forced to accommodate new technologies in order to distribute their work. This time we built the technology to serve the art: each edition includes full screen photos and videos, awesome long form layouts, and gorgeous advertising’’. Team Snapchat.

Every edition is refreshed after 24 hours. Tap to open an edition, swipe left to browse Snaps, or swipe up on a Snap for more. 

Microsoft virtualization and datacenter management.

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Virtual infrastructures are henceforth part of a set of critical IT initiatives, projects and deployments within growing organization and companies.
As you can imagine, the real stakes with this architecture are the easy-to-use, great performance, reduce costs, increase productivity and mitigate security risks.
Connectikpeople.co salutes the appointment of Symon Perriman at 5nineSoftware, bringing his four years of experience by designing high-availability and virtualization technologies for the Windows Server engineering team.
Henceforth 5nine Software has peace in mind when it comes to provide optimized solutions for Microsoft Hyper-V, Windows Server, System Center and Azure Pack, disaster recovery, datacenter management, and cloud technologies.

Microsoft Power BI in preview for free.

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The holistic combination of big data insights, predictive analytics and powerful visualizations, is always recommended by Connectikpeople.co.
Available in preview for free, for anyone with a US business email account, Power BI, is a cloud-based business analytics service (software-as-a -service).
This means that, with just a browser or a Power BI mobile app, you can capture actionable insights via operational dashboards. Microsoft Power BI can provide interactive visual reports, with built-in connectors and pre-built dashboards and reports from: GitHub, Marketo, Microsoft Dynamics CRM, Salesforce, SendGrid and Zendesk.  A resource like Power BI Designer can allow business analysts to connect to, model and visually analyze their data.  A preview of Power BI for iPad is available for download from the Apple App Store. 
You can preview the new Power BI today by signing up for a free account.

Data analytics solutions for SCADA, Video Surveillance, InfoSec, and other core business functions.

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The artificial intelligence-based solution that teaches itself to recognize and alert on critical patterns within massive volumes of data, is henceforth indispensable within industries and utilities.
Here, the primary goal is to reduce time and money, enhance productivity and improve security. 
A solution provider like BRS Labs, with AISight aims to go beyond traditional SCADA systems.
For those who unfamiliar, Connectikpeople.co recalls that Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems, play a major role in the monitoring and control processes within the utilities industry.
Connectikpeople.co observes that, AISight uses behavioral recognition technology to provide direct insight into the data; can learn the normal operating behavior across sensors, and can develop relationships between the tags in a process. 
The AISightEverywhere™ platform offers data analytics solutions for SCADA, Video Surveillance, InfoSec, and other core business functions.

Smart mapmaking: New Map Input Tracker API at TomTom.

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With this new API, TomTom focuses on productivity and performance. Henceforth, with its Map Input Tracker API, (map feedback tool), end-users can share map feedback quickly via their smartphone, tablet, laptop or in-dash navigation unit.
The launch of this Map Input Tracker API, combined with the recent launch of MultiNet-R, means TomTom can now deliver high quality, real-time map
updates to users.

Critical Security Updates for OS X, Safari, iOS and Apple TV.

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Connectikpeople.co recalls that Apple has released security updates for OS X, Safari, iOS and Apple TV to address multiple vulnerabilities, one of which could allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected system. Updates available include: OS X v10.10.2 and Security Update 2015-001 for OS X Mountain Lion v10.8.5, OS X Mavericks v10.9.5, and OS X Yosemite v10.10 and v10.10.1Safari 8.0.3, Safari 7.1.3, and Safari 6.2.3 for OS X Mountain Lion v10.8.5, OS X Mavericks v10.9.5, and OS X Yosemite v10.10.1iOS 8.1.3 for iPhone 4s and later, iPod touch 5th generation and later, and iPad 2 and laterApple TV 7.0.3 for Apple TV 3rd generation and laterTherefore, Connectikpeople.coencourages users and administrators to review Apple security updates HT204244, HT204243HT204245 and HT204246, and apply the necessary updates.

HipChat can enhance and secure collaboration between Teams, Groups and Professionals.

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Simplicity and productivity, performance and security are the most appropriated requirements for the professionals and for a set of actors concerned about their end-to-end competitiveness.
Acquired in 2012, by Altassian, HipChat combines File sharing and storage;Chat rooms; Notifications; Chat and file history; Instant image preview; Video chat; Guest access ; SMS ; Emoticons and more with the goal to enhance your productivity and performance anywhere and anytime.

The Value-Driven Data Management Vision.

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In our data-driven world where humanity  creates and is generating huge volume of data from multiple sources, the Value-Driven Data Management Vision aims to bring peace in minds by aligning the cost of storing, accessing and managing data to the business value of the data. 
Here, IT infrastructures can align and manage data according to its business priority and value.
Its partisans like NexGen, aims to enable enterprises to prioritize each of their application workloads and data sets according to their individual business priorities. 
As you can imagine, the process aims to ensure that applications with mission-critical data always have the performance required to deliver the most predictable and consistent end user experiences, while at the same time providing lower-cost capacity across less critical applications and data sets, such as snapshots and replication copies for disaster recovery.