While the shift from disk to digital offers tremendous potential opportunities, it also presents a host
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screens across devices.
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Your schools use a growing amount of networked information and devices as an essential part of teaching and administration. Research on the Internet, laptops in class, distance learning, and online homework are some of the official technologies that your students use.
Unofficially, this list extends to mobile phones (with cameras), digital music and video players, blogs, instant messaging, social networking sites, and networked or online gaming. Behind the scenes are databases with student information, class schedules, attendance records, copies of exams and answers, financial transactions, and even video surveillance. All of these rely on a robust and secure network infrastructure.
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A hundred a day? A thousand a day? More? Believe it or not, many organizations send several million emails a day, and enterprises, large online retailers, social networks and gaming sites often send as much as a billion a month.
Developing for and in the cloud has never been more dependent on data. Flexibility, performance, security—your applications need a database architecture that matches the innovation of your ideas.
Industry analyst Ovum explored how Azure Cosmos DB is positioned to be the flagship database of internet-based products and services, and concluded that Azure Cosmos DB “is the first to open up [cloud] architecture to data that is not restricted by any specific schema, and it is among the most flexible when it comes to specifying consistency.”
From security and fraud detection to consumer and industrial IoT, to personalized e-commerce and social and gaming networks, to smart utilities and advanced analytics, Azure Cosmos DB is how Microsoft is structuring the database for the age of cloud.
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Published By: Rackspace
Published Date: Jan 19, 2016
San Francisco-based RockYou purchases the rights to existing social video games, then incorporates in-game ads, and rebrands them as RockYou games.Delivering interactive media content to engaged audiences online, RockYou boasts a portfolio of free-to-play games including dozens of company-owned and partner titles across key platforms, genres and demographics.
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