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Perhaps you have heard of geofencing. It is an area on a virtual map that is tracked through the use of GPS. The most common uses of geofencing are smart home control, security and family tracking. However, there are a myriad of uses for geofencing. The following are a few of the lesser known uses for a geofence. Ski Resorts When a ski resort uses geofencing, operators have the capability to notify skiers when they are approaching off-limits areas. This helps not only the skier to avoid potentially dangerous accidents, it helps the ski resort to reduce these accidents. This is a win-win ...

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Admiral Mark Heinrich
March 7, 2018

Types of Cloud Computing

Online clouds come in several different forms. There are public clouds, private clouds and hybrid clouds among some other, much less used types. What is the difference between public, private and a hybrid cloud? Read on to find out! Public Cloud A public cloud is basically the internet. In other words, when the services are rendered over a network available for public use, you are using a public cloud. Service providers then use the public cloud to create resources, like apps and storage, available to the general public.Technically, there is no difference between a public cloud and a ...

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As SaaS solutions continue to offer a viable software option for many businesses, you are probably hearing the term “SAAS” much more. But what exactly is SAAS, is it new and what happens if the vendor goes out of business? Here are your answers to frequently asked SAAS questions.   What is SAAS?   Software as a service is method of software delivery that allows data to be accessed from any device with an Internet connection and web browser. Tech Target explains that SaaS removes the need for organizations to install and run applications on their own computers or in ...

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