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DEFINITION: The Internet, sometimes called simply"the Net," is a worldwide system of computer networks - a network of networks in which users at any one computer can, if they have permission, get information from any other computer (and sometimes talk directly to users at other computers). It was conceived by the Advanced Research Projects Agency(ARPA) of the U.S. government in 1969 and was first known as the  … 
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Networking & Digital Transformation: ANZ
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EGUIDE: What are the digital transformation trends driving major changes in enterprise networking strategy? In this guide, we look at the IoT and smart city initiatives currently taking off in Australia/New Zealand, look at how hyper-converged infrastructure can enhance networking capabilities and why more businesses are refreshing aging infrastructure.
Posted: 30 Nov 2016 | Published: 01 Dec 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

CW ANZ - December 2016
sponsored by SearchDataCenter.com
EZINE: In this month's CW ANZ we analyse why a report predicting exponential growth in mobile virtualisation in Australia has left experts scratching their heads.
Posted: 30 Nov 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

SearchDataCenter.com

Increase Your Potential to Connect and Transform Your Business with the IoT
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: Use cases enabled by the Internet of Things offer firms enhanced efficiencies, new business models, and, as a result, improved customer experiences and engagement. Learn why analysts recommend that enterprises identify a range of IoT use cases in their long-term strategy, explore and plan for customer benefits across IoT use cases, and more.
Posted: 22 Nov 2016 | Published: 22 Nov 2016

SAP

Protecting Smart Devices and Application Throughout the IoT Ecosystem
sponsored by PTC
WHITE PAPER: Discover new techniques and best practices for securing your network in today's hyper-connected environments. Following these best practices will make it possible to develop connected products that deliver real business value to your organization and its customers while protecting against intruders.
Posted: 09 Nov 2016 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

PTC

Powering the Internet of Things with Apache Hadoop: 4 Customer Use Cases
sponsored by Cloudera
WHITE PAPER: The success of IoT deployments will depend on your ability to gain insights out of vast, high-velocity data. In these customer use cases, uncover 4 ways to ingest and process millions of events per second to generate actionable business insights.
Posted: 08 Nov 2016 | Published: 08 Nov 2016

Cloudera

Is Your Organization Ready For the Digital Transformation? A Guide For Getting Prepared
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: By 2020, 50% of the workforce will be connected to their work the way they want. The 4th industrial age is upon us—is your business ready? Access this guide to the new technologies shaping the future. Learn the 4 forces driving digital transformation, how to empower your employees to adapt to a virtual work environment, and more.
Posted: 28 Oct 2016 | Published: 27 Oct 2016

Microsoft

Making Room in the Data Center for Big Data and IoT: Chapter 3
sponsored by SearchDataCenter.com
EBOOK: A big data initiative or IoT project will strain a network, so plan for how your data center and network infrastructure will handle all of that data.
Posted: 27 Oct 2016 | Published: 27 Oct 2016

SearchDataCenter.com

Top 3 ERP Technology Trends to Watch For in 2017
sponsored by Deskera
WHITE PAPER: Today it's important for businesses to deal with enterprise resource planning (ERP) technologies' rapid advancements. You should embrace these technologies, but you need to plan accordingly in order to take full advantage of new trends. Discover the top three ERP technology trends you will see in 2017, and give your business a competitive edge.
Posted: 19 Oct 2016 | Published: 19 Oct 2016

Deskera

Computer Weekly – 11 October 2016: Leadership bonus – analysing our UK salary survey
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, our UK salary survey shows that IT leaders are benefiting from generous bonuses as tech becomes part of mainstream business. We find out how the internet of things is transforming the railway industry. And the CIO of the Williams F1 team explains how data analytics is boosting race performance. Read the issue now.
Posted: 07 Oct 2016 | Published: 11 Oct 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

A reference architecture for the IoE
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ANALYST REPORT: Analyst group Quocirca proposes a basic architecture to help organisations avoid the many pitfalls of embracing the internet of things (IoT).
Posted: 03 Oct 2016 | Published: 03 Oct 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Global Connectivity Index 2016
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
RESEARCH CONTENT: The Global Connectivity Index (GCI) 2016 from Huawei measures the progress of 50 nations in investing in and deploying Information and Communications Technology (ICT) to achieve economic digitisation
Posted: 27 Sep 2016 | Published: 28 Sep 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

IT Project: Internet of Things
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EGUIDE: The internet of things, or IoT, is moving from far-fetched to reality in 2016, and more and more enterprises are taking a serious look at how they can capitalise on this to improve their processes.
Posted: 19 Aug 2016 | Published: 19 Aug 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Why Complete Traceability is Important in the Food & Beverage Industry
sponsored by IFS
WHITE PAPER: Download the white paper to learn how process manufacturers achieve greater visibility with IFS Applications.
Posted: 09 Aug 2016 | Published: 09 Aug 2016

IFS

Manufacturers Turn to Internet of Things to Boost Customer Engagement
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: The Internet of Things (IoT) is coming. By 2020, experts expect the IoT to make 28 billion connections to the Internet. This white paper explores how investing in the right CRM solution can help manufacturers further enhance their IoT strategies, as well as support their customer-centric initiatives.
Posted: 25 Jul 2016 | Published: 25 Jul 2016

Infor

A Comprehensive Guide to Enterprise IoT Project Success
sponsored by Xively by LogMeIn
EGUIDE: Whether you're just starting to learn about the Internet of Things (IoT) or you're well into your assessment of how this paradigm shift will impact your organization, this e-guide can help by providing valuable insights into the current state of IoT platforms and examples of how the IoT is affecting business processes now.
Posted: 03 Jun 2016 | Published: 03 May 2016

Xively by LogMeIn

Computer Weekly – 31 May 2016: The rise of machine intelligence
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we look at how machine intelligence is becoming increasingly commoditised – and what it means for enterprise IT. After Three's takeover of O2 was blocked, we look at the future for the UK's mobile operators. And we find out about attempts to address some of the fundamental flaws of the internet. Read the issue now.
Posted: 27 May 2016 | Published: 23 May 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

What CIOs Need to Know About IoT and Security Risks
sponsored by MASERGY
ANALYST REPORT: Businesses that already have IoT initiatives have seen increased revenue around 16% last year in the areas of business affected by the effort, according to a recent study. Still, as enticing as these prospects are the question that CIOs must ask are: How secure are IoT sensors and networks?
Posted: 27 May 2016 | Published: 21 Oct 2015

MASERGY

The Internet of Things: Marketing’s Opportunities and Challenges
sponsored by SAS
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll uncover an analytics approach that addresses the challenges of IoT-driven marketing. Learn now about ways you can make decisions regarding customers with significant events by using IoT data as it occurs.
Posted: 10 Apr 2016 | Published: 08 Apr 2016

SAS

IDC: How Retailers Can Drive Revenue, Efficiency, and Loyalty with Smart Adoption of Advanced Technology
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: The digital transformation of retail is changing the buying, sourcing, merchandising, and sales strategies of our in-store past. Learn what your competitors are doing to expand their omni-channel reach, and uncover new ways to approach these changes.
Posted: 12 Oct 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

SAP

How to Handle the IoT from the Data Center to Security
sponsored by Xively by LogMeIn
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, learn how experts ensure IoT devices can stand up to the scope of modern security challenges, and what IT pros are doing to help the data center support IoT data from numerous sources.
Posted: 10 Aug 2016 | Published: 08 Aug 2016

Xively by LogMeIn

Expanding the Use of SAP for IoT, Big Data, and ERP Functions
sponsored by SAP
EGUIDE: Learn what experts are saying about SAP's positioning in the IoT market, and what that means for your current ERP and big data infrastructure. You'll also discover ways SAP S/4HANA has transitioned from financials to other core ERP functions.
Posted: 11 Jul 2016 | Published: 04 Jul 2016

SAP

The Azure IoT Suite: Connect, Analyse, Integrate
sponsored by Microsoft
EGUIDE: Learn how Microsoft has been busy building Azure into an internet of things (IoT) platform to serve companies with connected devices. Explore the key features and challenges of this technology, and discover use cases that can provide you with better connectivity, analytics capabilities, and ease of integration.
Posted: 14 Jun 2016 | Published: 07 Jun 2016

Microsoft

Exploring Multi-Cloud Deployment Model Adoption and IoT Migration
sponsored by Intel
EGUIDE: In this two-part expert e-guide, learn from various IT leaders about the recent rise in multi-cloud deployment acceptance—and why this makes sense given the ways organizations are leveraging cloud resources today. In part two, uncover 10 factors to consider when migrating forward from "old-school" SCADA systems to SCADA plus IoT deployments.
Posted: 10 Jun 2016 | Published: 02 Jun 2016

Intel

How the Internet of Things Is Blurring the Line between Consumer and Industrial Technology
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: According to Harbor Research, there will be some 36 billion connected devices by 2020. But how and where will these devices come online? Explore how the Internet of Things will blur the line between consumer and industrial technology with upcoming trends like virtual reality, wearables, and more.
Posted: 10 May 2016 | Published: 06 May 2016

IBM

For Enterprise IT: Extend Your VPN to Bring Better Security, Performance, Reliability to the Cloud
sponsored by AT&T
WHITE PAPER: As more applications get delivered through cloud models, IT must ensure maximum performance and availability. Why should you look to extend the capabilities of a VPN that is already in place? Learn the benefits of VPN-based connectivity for the cloud inside.
Posted: 29 Apr 2016 | Published: 20 Apr 2016

AT&T
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INTERNET DEFINITION (continued): …  ARPANet. The original aim was to create a network that would allow users of a research computer at one university to be able to "talk to" research computers at other universities. A side benefit of ARPANet's design was that, because messages could be routed or rerouted in more than one direction, the network could continue to function even if parts of it were destroyed in the event of a military attack or other disaster.Today, the Internet is a public, cooperative, and self-sustainingfacility accessible to hundreds of millions of people worldwide.Physically, the Internet uses a portion of the … 
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