4 Reasons to Outsource R&D for Your IoT Project

ELIFTECH | January 10, 2019

article image
R&D is an essential part of bringing about that all-important innovation to your company via IoT projects. And though we can all agree how important R&D is, it requires a great deal of experience, senior experts, and specific toolsets—resources that not every tech company can say they have handy. So what should you do if you don’t have the resources to perform R&D in-house? Consider outsourcing R&D for IoT projects. Long gone are the days when “outsourcing” meant setting up a call center in Asia. Now, you can outsource pretty much any task without worrying about quality. Many outsourcing vendors have extensive expertise and advanced gear to help you with the research and development of your latest IoT project. Let’s take a look at some of the benefits it can bring about.

Spotlight

Datec

Datec Inc. provides solutions that reduce complexity within your IT infrastructure by simplifying data management, simplifying virtualization, and accelerating the network. Our specialty is customizing the solution to allow you to leverage your existing investments while increasing utilization of human capital and equipment.

OTHER ARTICLES

PACKET PUTS AN EDGE ON EQUINIX

Article | March 18, 2020

In the end, what enterprises really want is a way to run any application on any cloud at any time. And Equinix, which operates one of the largest networks of datacenters on the planet, is hoping to make that happen. Over the past two decades, Equinix has steadily expanded the number of its facilities and its global reach to where it now has more than 200 facilities in more than 55 markets around the world. The company also has adapted to the rise of public clouds and other trends that are reshaping the IT industry. Key to this has been Platform Equinix, the mesh of datacenters created by interconnecting of all these datacenters – those owned by Equinix, the big clouds, and other service providers

Read More

SASE as a Business Continuity Solution

Article | April 9, 2020

As offices worldwide sit abandoned, many of the millions of employees ordered to stay home are actually keeping hard at work, taking advantage of residential broadband connections, VPNs, email, video conferencing, and instant messaging applications to do their jobs. Thank the corporate world’s willingness to let employees occasionally work from home for the necessary IT infrastructure. However, as much as we’d like this alone to solve the business continuity challenges, enabling a handful of employees to work from home once a week is trivial compared to ensuring all of a company’s employees can do so for months on end.

Read More

As Edge Applications Multiply, OpenInfra Community Delivers StarlingX 5.0, Offering Cloud Infrastructure Stack for 5G, IoT

Article | June 2, 2021

StarlingX—the open source edge computing and IoT cloud platform optimized for low-latency and high-performance applications—is available in its 5.0 release today. StarlingX combines Ceph, OpenStack, Kubernetes and more to create a full-featured cloud software stack that provides everything carriers and enterprises need to deploy an edge cloud on a few servers or hundreds of them.

Read More

How to Rapidly Scale IT Infrastructure For Remote Workers

Article | April 13, 2020

Rapid IT infrastructure scaling is always challenging. In March 2020, the coronavirus caused a surge in remote workers as organizations switched overwhelmingly to work-from-home policies. Scaling IT infrastructure to support this sudden shift proved to be a struggle for IT teams, resulting in a migration to cloud-based applications and solutions, a rush on hardware that can support a remote environment, and challenges scaling VPNs to support remote worker security. Here are some of the insights and lessons learned from IT professionals.

Read More

Spotlight

Datec

Datec Inc. provides solutions that reduce complexity within your IT infrastructure by simplifying data management, simplifying virtualization, and accelerating the network. Our specialty is customizing the solution to allow you to leverage your existing investments while increasing utilization of human capital and equipment.

Events