Perhaps the greatest bottleneck in software development has not been design issues, nor unsuspected bugs, nor last second requirements changes, nor team cohesiveness, but something more fundamental – the test and development environment.
Forbes has reported on a very interesting forecast for data center usage in the near future. The Cisco Global Cloud Index, published in late 2012, gave the prediction that by 2016 nearly two thirds of data center traffic will be attributed to cloud services.
In Electronic Health Records (EHR) implementation among health care providers, there is a not-so-harmonic convergence of factors that dramatically increase the challenges they are facing. HIPAA, BYOD, and EHR are essentially engaged in a war of clashing acronyms.