Architect’s Lounge

Capturing business moves and the growth of IT from an architect’s lens.

Cloud storage with free service plans: Pros and cons

Cloud storage

There are several popular cloud storage services, such as Apple iCloud, Google Drive and Microsoft OneDrive, that offer not only folder and file syncing, but also media playing and device syncing. These products even double as collaboration software, offering real-time document co-editing. From a cloud storage standpoint, you may start by analyzing how much storage space you […]

Robotic Process Automation: Statistics, business impact and future

Digital Robot

Automation software is being used by businesses to reduce the costs of particular processes, specifically labor-intensive activities. Automation empowers people whose ideas, effort and focus make the companies they work for great. Applying automation technology intelligently to business and IT processes means you and your company can always be depended on. Breakthroughs in artificial intelligence, […]

Why shouldn’t I start a blog? Reasons to create your online content

“Nice article.” “Awesome!” “Great post.” “Very useful.” Yes, I have been receiving similar comments and a few others in appreciation of my blog post efforts. This has been the utmost motivational factor for me to keep writing quality online content. What do you mean by the terms “blog”, “blogging” and “blogger”? Blog is a website […]

Worried about Google tracking? Tips to protect your privacy

Google privacy DXC Blogs

We all love Google. It’s the No. 1 search engine in the world now, and millions of us use its email and file-storing/sharing services. But the free service comes at a cost: The search engine can snoop into your online activity, build a huge profile based on your connections and use that info for targeted advertising or sell it to third parties. […]

Is the fusion of AI and cloud the future?

AI and cloud DXC Blogs

Artificial intelligence (AI) has the capacity to enhance current cloud platform benefits and leverage a new generation of cloud computing technologies. But we’re not quite there yet. Today, we see AI-enabled chat applications in support, planning, scheduling and customer service. These impact the enterprise in various ways, but as automation and intelligent systems further develop, we’ll see critical organizational needs being […]

Robotic Process Automation: Leveraging software robots to replace humans

Robotic Process Automation (RPA) is a rather new term in the industry that has a lot of people curious. What it boils down to is the use of software to automate task and processes. With RPA, “software robots” can process a business transaction, manipulate data, improve customer experience and boost operational excellence through increased efficiency, performance, agility and accuracy. In short, […]

Protecting sensitive enterprise data from theft

data-protection DXC Blogs

All data needs to be protected, but not all data needs to be protected in the same way. As our organisations become flooded with new tools and devices that create and store huge amounts of data, we need to approach security in a way that fits our changing needs. With the use of smartphones, tablets, laptops, and netbooks, most […]