Observations from Dreamforce 2012

The Investing Edge

I was at Salesforce’s Dreamforce conference yesterday with 95,000 of my closest friends. Seriously, that’s how many people registered for this event. It’s an impressive display of organizational prowess and the Salesforce team puts on a great show.

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Fountainhead: My Cloudy Nerdy Playlist for 2012

Fountainhead

Monday, January 2, 2012. My Cloudy Nerdy Playlist for 2012. ▼ 2012. (15). My Cloudy Nerdy Playlist for 2012. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Fountainhead. Insights into Data Center Infrastructure, Virtualization, and Cloud Computing.

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Windows Server 2012 ?Early Experts? Challenge - December.

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Be an Early Expert on Windows Server 2012, Hyper-V Server, System Center 2012, Azure and Windows 8. Hyper-V Server 2012. Server 2012. System Center 2012. Windows Server 2012. Windows Server 2012 “Early Experts” Challenge - December Sweepstakes. Windows Server 2012 “Early Experts” Challenge - December Sweepstakes. Windows Server 2012 “Early Experts” Challenge - December Sweepstakes. 4 Dec 2012 2:38 AM. Sign in. IT Pros ROCK!

Step-by-Step: Building a FREE Hyper-V Server 2012 Cluster - Part 1.

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Be an Early Expert on Windows Server 2012, Hyper-V Server, System Center 2012, Azure and Windows 8. Hyper-V Server 2012. Server 2012. System Center 2012. Windows Server 2012. Step-by-Step: Building a FREE Hyper-V Server 2012 Cluster - Part 1 of 2. Step-by-Step: Building a FREE Hyper-V Server 2012 Cluster - Part 1 of 2. Step-by-Step: Building a FREE Hyper-V Server 2012 Cluster - Part 1 of 2. 12 Dec 2012 5:54 PM. Sign in.

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Big Data, Agile, CIO - 2012 in Review

Social, Agile and Transformation

Tuesday, December 18, 2012. Big Data, Agile, CIO - 2012 in Review. Speaking on Big Data in 2012. For my last post of 2012, I thought Id review some of the major themes that I covered this year. ▼ 2012. (17). Big Data, Agile, CIO - 2012 in Review.

Virtustream a Visionary in Gartner 2012 IaaS Magic Quadrant

Cloud Musings

Saturday, October 27, 2012. Virtustream a Visionary in Gartner 2012 IaaS Magic Quadrant. Congratulations to NJVC Cloudcuity partner Virtustream for being positioned as a visionary in the Gartner 2012 IaaS Magic Quadrant! Jackson 2012 ). --> --> --> at 9:35 AM. ▼ 2012. (27). Virtustream a Visionary in Gartner 2012 IaaS Magic. Cloud Musings by Kevin L. Jackson.

MongoDB, Hadoop and humongous data at MongoSV 2012

SPF13

This presentation given at MongoSV 2012 focuses on data processing when using MongoDB as your primary database including integration with Hadoop & the new MongoDB aggregation framework. MongoDB, Hadoop and humongous data – MongoSV 2012. MongoDB, Hadoop and humongous data – MongoSV 2012 — Presentation Transcript. 2012 Generating over 250 Millions of tweets per day.

MongoDB Driver days hackathon round up : spf13.com

SPF13

In September 2012 we all converged on New York City for the second ever driver days. Fri Nov 16, 2012. by Steve Francia. talks. share. Twitter. Facebook. Google+. LinkedIn. Delicious. Reddit. StumbleUpon. sharing is caring. follow. Twitter. Facebook. LinkedIn. GitHub. Google+.

How to deliver a great conference tutorial : spf13.com

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OSCON 2012. Steve Francia speaking at OSCON 2012. Robert Allen (@zircote) July 16, 2012. NoSQL Roadshow (@nosqlrs) August 9, 2012. Peter Banka (@psbanka) July 16, 2012. Big Data for the rest of us at NYC Strata 2012. Wed Sep 5, 2012. by Steve Francia.

Step-by-Step: Building a FREE Hyper-V Server 2012 Cluster - Part 2.

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New! 2012+ Trends Map

Trends in the Living Networks

Here is Richard’s Trend Map for 2012, once again breaking new ground in communicating trends and ideas. Richard Watson of NowandNext.com and I have collaborated extensively over the years, including on numerous client projects.

Not Just Hadoop: NoSQL in the Enterprise at Strata NYC 2012

SPF13

Matt Asay (@mjasay) October 23, 2012.@ Matt Asay (@mjasay) October 23, 2012. Tamara Dull (@tamaradull) October 23, 2012. Tamara Dull (@tamaradull) October 23, 2012. Building your first MongoDB app – OSCON 2012. MongoDB @ Orbitz Rob Lancaster October 23 | 2012. 2012 Generating over 250 Millions of tweets per day. At the NYC Strata & Hadoop World conference I presented on ‘Not Just Hadoop: NoSQL in the Enterprise’.

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Not Just Hadoop: NoSQL in the Enterprise at Strata NYC 2012

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Matt Asay (@mjasay) October 23, 2012.@ Matt Asay (@mjasay) October 23, 2012. Tamara Dull (@tamaradull) October 23, 2012. Tamara Dull (@tamaradull) October 23, 2012. Building your first MongoDB app – OSCON 2012. MongoDB @ Orbitz Rob Lancaster October 23 | 2012. 2012 Generating over 250 Millions of tweets per day. At the NYC Strata & Hadoop World conference I presented on ‘Not Just Hadoop: NoSQL in the Enterprise’.

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Fountainhead: The End of the Laptop-Centric World?

Fountainhead

Monday, November 5, 2012. ▼ 2012. (15). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Fountainhead. Insights into Data Center Infrastructure, Virtualization, and Cloud Computing. The End of the Laptop-Centric World?

Building your first MongoDB app - OSCON 2012

SPF13

This is a 3 hour tutorial I wrote for and gave at OSCON 2012. Here is the summary: This tutorial will introduce the features of MongoDB by building a simple location-based application using MongoDB. The tutorial will cover the basics of MongoDB’s document model, query language, map-reduce framework and deployment architecture.

Giving the most viewed presentation on slideshare ever at OSCON.

SPF13

At OSCON 2012 in Portland I gave a presentation on building your first MongoDB application. slideshare: #OSCON 2012 MongoDB Tutorial by @spf13 is a #SlideShare presentation of the day [link] cc @oscon on Twitter [link]. Mon Sep 17, 2012. by Steve Francia. talks. share. Twitter.

Ten IT Predictions For 2013 - Chuck's Blog

Chuck's Blog - EMC

Dont Waste A Perfectly Good Crisis » October 29, 2012. 2012 is barreling to a close, and 2013 is almost upon us.    So the topic of IT transformation becomes extremely relevant -- true in 2011, more true in 2012, and now very mainstream indeed during 2013.

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ClickFox Named to ‘Greatest Industry-Disrupting Startups of 2012? List

The Investing Edge

Forbes last week listed the “10 Greatest Industry-Disrupting Startups of 2012,” citing “amazing” companies rapidly transforming industries that affect our daily lives. It was nice to see one of our portfolio companies, ClickFox , recognized in the article. Ascent has seen extraordinary innovation, both within our portfolio and the broader market, from companies that create business value from source data that previously either could not be accessed or was ignored.

Top 10 Transformational Impacts of the Cloud in 2013

Cloud Musings

Thursday, December 20, 2012. 20, 2012 — NJVC ® , an information technology solutions provider headquartered in northern Virginia and supplier of Cloudcuity™ AppDeployer , and Virtual Global , a provider of cloud-enabled enterprise IT solutions based in northern. Jackson 2012 ). ▼ 2012. (27). Cloud Musings by Kevin L. Jackson.

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Getting started with Drupal and MongoDB : spf13.com

SPF13

Wed Mar 14, 2012. by Steve Francia. talks. share. Twitter. Facebook. Google+. LinkedIn. Delicious. Reddit. StumbleUpon. sharing is caring. follow. Twitter. Facebook. LinkedIn. GitHub. Google+. SlideShare. join 10k+ subscribers & followers. Getting started with Drupal and MongoDB.

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MongoDB, Hadoop and humongous data at MongoSV 2012

SPF13

This presentation given at MongoSV 2012 focuses on data processing when using MongoDB as your primary database including integration with Hadoop & the new MongoDB aggregation framework. MongoDB, Hadoop and humongous data – MongoSV 2012. MongoDB, Hadoop and humongous data – MongoSV 2012 — Presentation Transcript. 2012 Generating over 250 Millions of tweets per day.

Managing Windows Server 2012 Workgroup Servers Remotely - IT.

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5 Real Innovation Opportunities in 2012

CIO Dashboard

Companies are taking that idea to the extreme in 2012 – we are currently working with several companies that are re-thinking their approaches to innovation. If you liked this, you might also like: 5 Smartphone Usage Trends for 2012 and Beyond. Co-authored with Devin Henkel.

MongoDB for Genealogy at RootsTech 2012

SPF13

After an enjoyable time at the SORT conference in 2011 I was invited to come back to SLC to present at the RootsTech Genealogy conference. The two hardest data types to model are e-commerce and genealogy. There really just isn’t any good way to do it in a relational database. MongoDB is the answer Genealogy developers have been looking for for a very long time. A flexible schema that allows adhoc searching, horizontal scale and full data integrity

3 CIO Questions from TED 2012

CIO Dashboard

5 Smartphone Usage Trends for 2012 and Beyond. Where do you get inspiration from? How do you challenge yourself, your ideas, perspectives and plans?

Step-by-Step: Build Windows Server 2012 and SQL. - TechNet Blogs

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Be an Early Expert on Windows Server 2012, Hyper-V Server, System Center 2012, Azure and Windows 8. Hyper-V Server 2012. Server 2012. System Center 2012. Windows Server 2012. Step-by-Step: Build Windows Server 2012 and SQL Server 2012 VMs in the Cloud with Windows Azure. Step-by-Step: Build Windows Server 2012 and SQL Server 2012 VMs in the Cloud with Windows Azure. 18 Dec 2012 11:16 AM. Creating a SQL Server 2012 VM.

5 Smartphone Usage Trends for 2012 and Beyond

CIO Dashboard

With all this possibility in the palms of their hands, they will continue to choose apps over browsers in 2012 and beyond. 5 Real Innovation Opportunities in 2012. 3 CIO Questions from TED 2012.

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Fountainhead: It Will Be a Data-Centric (Cloudy) World

Fountainhead

Thursday, January 19, 2012. January 31, 2012 at 1:20 PM. January 31, 2012 at 8:33 PM. ▼ 2012. (15). My Cloudy Nerdy Playlist for 2012. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Fountainhead. Insights into Data Center Infrastructure, Virtualization, and Cloud Computing.

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Fountainhead: My IT is Ready. My People Are Not.

Fountainhead

Monday, February 13, 2012. ▼ 2012. (15). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Fountainhead. Insights into Data Center Infrastructure, Virtualization, and Cloud Computing. My IT is Ready. My People Are Not.

Fountainhead: Apps and Desktops and Clouds - Oh My!

Fountainhead

Wednesday, October 17, 2012. October 17, 2012 at 5:35 AM. November 12, 2012 at 10:46 PM. December 5, 2012 at 12:44 PM. ▼ 2012. (15). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Fountainhead. Insights into Data Center Infrastructure, Virtualization, and Cloud Computing.

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MongoDB Driver days hackathon round up

SPF13

In September 2012 we all converged on New York City for the second ever driver days. Two times a year the drivers team at 10gen gathers together for a face to face meeting to spend time together working on issues and setting forth our goals for the upcoming six months.

The Biggest Myths Surrounding Disaster Recovery : spf13.com

SPF13

Thu Oct 4, 2012. by Steve Francia. talks. share. Twitter. Facebook. Google+. LinkedIn. Delicious. Reddit. StumbleUpon. sharing is caring. follow. Twitter. Facebook. LinkedIn. GitHub. Google+. SlideShare. join 10k+ subscribers & followers. The Biggest Myths Surrounding Disaster Recovery.

Protecting Intellectual Property on Your Blog : spf13.com

SPF13

Mon Sep 24, 2012. by Steve Francia. talks. share. Twitter. Facebook. Google+. LinkedIn. Delicious. Reddit. StumbleUpon. sharing is caring. follow. Twitter. Facebook. LinkedIn. GitHub. Google+. SlideShare. join 10k+ subscribers & followers. Protecting Intellectual Property on Your Blog.

Dominant themes for 2012: transformation and beyond

Trends in the Living Networks

2012: 12 Themes – What to expect in the year ahead. I did quite a few media interviews on the 2012 themes, including on both of the national Australian breakfast TV shows, Sunrise and Today. For me, the dominant theme of 2012 is of transformation.

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EMC Joins OpenStack - Chuck's Blog

Chuck's Blog - EMC

Why There Shouldnt Be A Single Version Of The Truth » December 11, 2012. EMC World 2012. December 2012. November 2012. October 2012. Chucks Blog. An IT industry insiders perspective on information, technology and customer challenges. Archives. Profile.

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