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Amazon Web Services new DevOps, Cloud Migration, and IoT Competencies.

It is henceforth obvious that, increasing businesses turn to AWS to transform their businesses. This also means that, broad range of solutions and partner expertise are now required to meet this demand.
At AWS re:Invent, Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company , introduced three new AWS Partner Network (APN) Competencies that enable and promote his partners who have demonstrated expertise and proven success in DevOps, Cloud Migration, and Internet of Things (IoT). Connectikpeople.co encourages this momentum that focuses on streamlined expertise in categories that include: Big Data, Security, Storage, Digital Media, Healthcare, Life Sciences, Microsoft Solutions, SAP Solutions, Oracle Solutions, Marketing & Commerce, and Mobile. New 27 qualified providers offering software, services, and solutions using the AWS platform and DevOps principles, including continuous integration, continuous delivery, and configuration management: 
Providers with DevOps Competency include: An…

Nearly $1.690B in funding for the internet-based services last week.

Sectors including: online lending marketplace; loans to individuals; membership-based aviation, and education startup have the lion’s share with nearly $1.400B captured from powerful investors that henceforth disrupt the digital economy. Overall, Connectikpeople.co can recall:
$15M / Series D for Wayin ; a social intelligence and visualization company that makes tools to analyze and integrate social content into sales, service, and marketing efforts. Investors include: U.S. Venture Partners (USVP) and David Duffield.
$24M / Series B for Walker & Company; a lifestyle brand that sells health and beauty products for people of color, including Bevel razors that are specifically targeted to people with curly hair. Investors include:Institutional Venture Partners (IVP), Andreessen Horowitz, Collaborative Fund and more.
$92M / Series C for Kreditech that offers loans to individuals with little or no credit history. With the Series C financing, the company plans to launch in Brazil in the next …

Enterprise opportunity, barriers, and potential benefits for mobile technologies.

We are still at the early stage when it comes to mobile technologies and streamlined mobile technologies experiences.
Therefore, one can observe inter alia that, security and regulatory issues remain the biggest barrier for mobile technology adoption across industries.
However Connectikpeople.co recalls that,
Mobility has advanced and evolved in such ways that many organizations are embracing capabilities unique to mobility and unique to their industries,
Industry-specific applications will be a driving force,
Businesses look for solutions that can be easily configured to their unique business and vertical requirements,
The manufacturing sector represents the largest enterprise opportunity for mobile technologies,
mobile technologies are empowering workers across industries to connect, collaborate, and create new ways to operate and do business,
It is also critical to recall that, consumer-centric industries such as retail, media, and personal and consumer services are leveraging mobility t…

IBM and Object-based storage software and appliances in our cloud age.

The rapid growth of unstructured and structured data is a source of multiple challenges and opportunities that are now at the core of stakes within organizations across the world.
This reality means inter alia that, organizations or data-centric enterprises need henceforth strategic data flexibility, simplified management, and consistency with on-premise, cloud, and hybrid cloud deployment options.
The emergence of new storage technologies, such as object storage delivered through Cleversafe, allows companies to store and manage massive amounts of data while meeting the demands of data-intensive workloads delivered via the cloud.
Henceforth IBM will integrate the Cleversafe portfolio into its IBM Cloud business unit with the goal to give users, strategic data flexibility, simplified management, and consistency with on-premise, cloud, and hybrid cloud deployment options.