Sometimes I feel that we have to go back to the beginning in order to understand where we are now. Below are a few basic questions that clients often ask us here at AEC Cloud. Questions that often times take us aback in their simplicity, but are critical in understanding what the “cloud” is and
The U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) provides the best definition of cloud computing: “Cloud computing is a model for enabling ubiquitous, convenient, on-demand network access to a shared pool of configurable computing resources (e.g., networks, servers, storage, applications and services) that can be rapidly provisioned and released with minimal management.” Enterprise cloud computing
Enterprise cloud hosting is the buzz word of the past year. There has been a convergence of technologies that have made the option of hosting desktops, files and applications outside of the office a viable reality. Whether you are looking at private cloud hosting, public cloud hosting or a hybrid situation, the benefits are just
The idea behind Enterprise mobility is the opening up of the traditional office environment boundaries. While obviously the main office not going anywhere soon, the idea of the office is beginning to shift in real time. Staff is on the move which opens up the possibilities of new opportunities to gain business and increase efficiency.
There are many components to increasing business efficiency. One of those components is giving your employees access to their digital work space anywhere, anytime. This is exactly what enterprise mobility is. In a nutshell, enterprise mobility is the idea of moving files, software and desktops to a server that is accessible via the internet, from
Oracle Primavera P6 and the EPPM software suite are an integral part of any AEC project management. The power of Oracle project management software increases many times by hosting the software off site, or in the cloud. Access to critical data and communication between team members increases productivity and decreases costly miscommunication or down time.
Today’s workforce is already mobile and this is only increasing everyday. The mobile workforce has been possible largely to a shift in technology that allows real time data to be shared anywhere, anytime. I’m talking about the cloud. Cloud hosting has revolutionized where work takes place. The days of being tied to an office cubicle
The mobile work force and the benefits it brings to any business model are here to stay. Smartphones and tablets have become the next generation thin client, using the power of cloud hosted applications, file storage and web services. While these devices have torn down the walls of the office, there is still a need
Today we present the second of three articles about Cloud Hosting specifically for the AEC Industry. We look forward to your comments Just because your AEC business is running legacy technology doesn’t mean it cannot make an easy transition to the cloud. In fact, many of today’s most successful matches between the cloud and construction
AEC Cloud Hosting has completed the upgrade of our offering of hosted Document Locator software to latest version 7. Our clients will now enjoy the most advanced document management tool available to the industry, with all of its latest upgrades and updates. Document Locator v7 | Enterprise Document Management Web access is entirely new in