Using Near Field Technology, a chip that allows a user to ‘tap and go’, the new iPhone enables payments with a single touch. It can be used to pay online as well, in apps. It will also be available on the new announced Apple Watch.
Security was an issue that was strongly touched upon at the event. Instead of storing the credit card information, the technology communicates an encrypted placeholder ID to the store checkout system, which is then matched to the account information. Merchandisers don’t see the name or the credit card information of the purchaser.
Because lately we kept discussing about the Internet of Things, we should perhaps mention that this trend is part of a larger industry, cloud manufacturing. With a large impact over the industries of aerospace, healthcare, education and financial services, here is another industry that cloud computing is highly influencing lately: manufacturing.
With the numerous benefits offered by cloud computing, many businesses are eagerly looking for ways to integrate the cloud into their current system. Before moving forward with the transition from physical to cloud computing, it is important to remember that like other types of technology before it, a cloud computing system still has to be managed.
Es wird viel über Cloud-Automatisierung gesprochen, was darunter zu verstehen ist und wie man herausfindet, ob dies die ideale Lösung für das eigene Unternehmen darstellt. Cloud-Automatisierung ist für alle Cloud-Umgebungen obligatorisch, denn sie bietet Vorteile gegenüber Unternehmen, die diese Technologie nicht haben, indem sie automatische Skalierung ermöglicht und die Infrastrukturverwaltung vereinfacht.
When it comes to emerging technologies, cloud computing has drawn more controversy than any other tech out there. These two words have driven countless debates, caused numerous arguments in IT departments and, more often than we like to admit, have left many in the industry profoundly confused.