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Emerging Trends In Business Technology   Accio Us
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Emerging Trends In Business Technology   Accio Us
Emerging Trends In Business Technology   Accio Us
Emerging Trends In Business Technology   Accio Us
Emerging Trends In Business Technology   Accio Us
Emerging Trends In Business Technology   Accio Us
Emerging Trends In Business Technology   Accio Us
Emerging Trends In Business Technology   Accio Us
Emerging Trends In Business Technology   Accio Us
Emerging Trends In Business Technology   Accio Us
Emerging Trends In Business Technology   Accio Us
Emerging Trends In Business Technology   Accio Us
Emerging Trends In Business Technology   Accio Us
Emerging Trends In Business Technology   Accio Us
Emerging Trends In Business Technology   Accio Us
Emerging Trends In Business Technology   Accio Us
Emerging Trends In Business Technology   Accio Us
Emerging Trends In Business Technology   Accio Us
Emerging Trends In Business Technology   Accio Us
Emerging Trends In Business Technology   Accio Us
Emerging Trends In Business Technology   Accio Us
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Emerging Trends In Business Technology Accio Us

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Presentation by Accio.US CEO Steve Hankins to the General Business tract of the August 6, 2009 NWA Business Expo.

Presentation by Accio.US CEO Steve Hankins to the General Business tract of the August 6, 2009 NWA Business Expo.

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  • 1. Emerging Trends in Business Technology Steve Hankins Accio.US
  • 2. Owner & CEO Former CFO and CIO Tyson Foods MBA, U. of Arkansas CPA, Arkansas
  • 3. Prevailing Trend Device size & overall Cost of Computing continues to drop Cost of Physical Computing Size $$ / Mip Time
  • 4. July, 1969 - 8 kb of Working Storage
  • 5. July, 2009 - 128 MB of Working Storage - 16,000x
  • 6. Prevailing Trend Availability of Broadband Access Increasing
  • 7. Emerging Trend Virtualization Typical Virtualized Storage Storage Storage Storage Software Software Software Software Operating Operating Operating Operating System System System System Virtualization Hardware Hardware  Reduce Capital Cost  Streamline Management  Use less energy
  • 8. Virtualization Example $18,000 $,7,500
  • 9. Emerging Trend Cloud Computing
  • 10. Cloud Computing  Internet Hosted Services  Enterprise-class Technology  Minimal Upfront Costs  Monthly Payments - Like Electricity  Easy Scalability  Reduce Technology Infrastructure Costs
  • 11. What Can You Get From the Cloud? Basic Email Office Applications Web Hosting Server Hosting Application Development Hosted Software Platforms
  • 12. Emerging Trend - SaaS Software as a Service Microsoft Exchange Email, etc Small Business Accounting ERP & Web Commerce Project Mgmt / Team Collaboration Accounting / ERP Solution AICPA Preferred Provider CRM -Customer Relationship Mgmt
  • 13. Cloud Data Backup Backup & Recovery
  • 14. Major Vendors Have Cloud Services
  • 15. Emerging Trend Open Source Software Revenues Proprietary Open Source Software Software Time
  • 16. What is “Open Source” Software?  Licensed users get free access to the application source code  Unrestricted rights for modification  Enterprises avoid proprietary lock-ins  Benefit of a global community of developers supporting and adding to the application.  Not to be confused with Freeware or Shareware!
  • 17. Open Source Software High Profile Examples Linux – Operating System MySQL – Database WordPress - Blog & Content Mgmt FireFox – Browser OpenOffice – Office Productivity CRM -Customer Mgmt
  • 18. Emerging Trend Social Media “You must be online and visible if you want to thrive and beat your competition” smallbiztrends.com Networking Blogging Video
  • 19. Emerging Trend Laptops, Netbooks, & SmartPhones Ironically, the “high-end” smart phone market is also turning into the low-end computing market. anthonyfranco.wordpress.com  Laptop sales are outpacing desktop sales in 2009  Laptops - 24 million units in Q1 2009  Netbooks - 6 million units in Q1 2009  Apple & Blackberry - 30% of phone market Q1 2009  iPhone 3GS sold over 1 million units in 1st 3 days
  • 20. Price Ranges Smart Phones NetBooks Laptops $ $300 $600 $1,000+
  • 21. Emerging Trend Disruption
  • 22. List of Emerging Trends  Virtualization  Cloud Computing  Software as a Service  Open Source Software  Social Media  Laptops, Netbooks and Smartphones  Disruption
  • 23. Summary  Solution possibilities have changed drastically  Think hard before you decide to spend  Make use of what is free  Rent, not buy  Infrastructure  Hosted solutions  Use the power of the Internet to your advantage

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