Hadoop vs Spark - How to Handle Big Data?

Hadoop vs Spark – How to Handle Big Data?

The Experts also mentioned that IBM will proceed to put more than 3,500 IBM researchers to work on the Spark-related projects. According to Technavio’s market research analysts, the global Hadoop market is predicted to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of more than 53% over the next four years (2016-2019). Now, having read the current growth trends in both the Apache’s open source technology platform- Hadoop and Spark, we could conclude their competency is no less than one another. So, the clutter here is what to choose for managing the big data explosion. The selection depends on several … Continue Reading…

10 Top Trending Logo Design Techniques of 2016

10 Top Trending Logo Design Techniques of 2016

What a year has it been for logo design techniques! People are constant craving for something attractive and unique kept graphic designers on their toes throughout 2015. While some used different types of typography, others stuck with keeping the logo simple for grabbing eyeballs. Now, as marketers and entrepreneurs look forward to the trends of 2016, let’s take a look back at the year’s top trending logo design techniques that proved to be game-changing for many. Some of them might be useful for the coming years as well! 1. Saying Goodbye to Fancy Fonts! The font that you choose for … Continue Reading…

Encryption and the Need for Key Management

Encryption and the Need for Key Management

For a number of decades, financial and government sectors used encryption to secure data and sensitive information. Business institutions and companies in less security minded areas have stayed away from encryption due to lack of understanding, implementation issues and reluctance to invest in technology. Over time, hardware acceleration has led to newer devices and processors incorporating built-in technology thus enhancing encryption and improving performance in document protection. Furthermore, to empower encryption at wire speeds, there was a need to evolve key management processes that would permit applications, programmes and servers to interpret and compose information explicitly. With enhanced key management, … Continue Reading…

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Top 10 Programming Languages for Web Development

It is spot on that the technology world is getting higher and growing immensely every day. The modern technological world is coming up with new trend tablets every day. So, the competition too has full-fledged in the technological world. A lot of technological developments are combating each other to arrive at the top position. In this, technological world, web development is a very important thing. In the present day, programmers and web developers are in huge demand in the field. It has become an important thing to have a good knowledge in programming languages. What are the top programming languages? … Continue Reading…

4 Ways to Boost Social Media Engagement for your Brand

4 Ways to Boost Social Media Engagement for your Brand

While you fret and crib over your brand’s social media pages being as stale as last month’s bread, there are professionals kicking it hard and in every way possible to make social media engagement happen. Still, the question stands unanswered, how? Obviously, getting more users to interact with your brand on online platforms is the most desirable thing you’ve been making all those efforts for. Be it managing the public pages or posting timely content on these, there has to be a definite strategy when you go about the whole process. With 2016 all set to witness 2.13 billion social … Continue Reading…

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Mobile App Development Trends For 2016

Can you imagine even a day without your phone? Possibly not! Mobile has become one of the most important accessories of our lives, something you just cannot forget to carry with you. And with the recent spate of mobile apps, it has become a lot more than just a phone. There is an app for almost everything you want to do, be it ordering food, recharging a phone, hiring a cab, play games or watch a television show. Apps have become an indispensable part of the digital world for your day to day activities. The mobile app development industry has … Continue Reading…

How to Quit Cable for Online Streaming?

How to Quit Cable for Online Streaming?

Watching TV is a great experience, you get to relax in front of your TV station while staying in the couch, and that can help you make the most out of your entire TV schedule. There are plenty of reasons why you should watch Cable TV nowadays, but the reality is that the same activity also has plenty of downsides. You are restricted to specific hours of programming, and at the same time, you have to sit in front of the TV all the time without having to take a break unless the Cable TV station issues you one. Why … Continue Reading…

3 Simple Steps to Build a Checkout Flow That Works, Really Well

3 Simple Steps to Build a Checkout Flow That Works, Really Well

Here’s a reality check in case you are unaware about the present market situation, recent studies shows that on an average at least 68.55% of potential customers abandon their shopping cart, IBM recorded the figure to be at 68.95%, whereas Listrak claimed it to be at an ominous figure at 75%. As an eCommerce entrepreneur, these figures are enough to give you those sore goose bumps, enough to take away your sweet slumber. As a diligent entrepreneur, the first thing you need to know is the reason behind the “dramatic” cart abandonments. But before that realize that there exist no … Continue Reading…

Top 6 Cyber Security Tips for Businesses

Top 6 Cyber Security Tips for Businesses

It seems like high-profile company data breaches are becoming a regular occurrence, with numerous well-known businesses having to tighten their security protocols in order to protect their most important assets. Whether your business is large or small, it’s better to protect your private data sooner rather than later, so here we’ll share the top 6 cyber security tips to protect your business. 1. Keep passwords long and strong It was once considered acceptable to use the name of your street or date of birth for your password. Many people feared that if they wrote their passwords down, someone could hack … Continue Reading…

How to Bring and Hold Customers to Increase Online Sale

How to Bring and Hold Customers to Increase Online Sale

There are two parts to increasing online sales. One is the part where you attract customers to your website. The other part relates to keeping them there so that a sale can be made. Not so long ago, things used to be simple, people came to your website looked at the products and if they were impressed, the sale was successful. Fast forward a couple of years and the overall process has changed a lot. Due to the increase in competition and decrease in overall reliability, people are more wary of buying online and like to look at a range … Continue Reading…