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Mobility and the Cloud

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A introductory look at Mobility (Mobile Computing) and The Cloud (Cloud Computing).

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Mobility and the Cloud

  1. 1. and Mobility The Cloud
  2. 3. Could Google be “outgoogled”? www.duckduckgo.com
  3. 4. Mobility
  4. 5. Mobility will mean Mobile Computing
  5. 6. The Cloud
  6. 7. "The" Cloud
  7. 11. The Cloud
  8. 12. So what’s the difference? <ul><li>The Internet (or Web) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ smart devices” on the outside </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Data and applications </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>“ dumb” network on the inside </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Network and connections </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>The Cloud </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“ dumb devices” on the outside </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Thin clients, fewer applications </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>“ smart everything” on the inside </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Data, applications, service combinations </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Network and connections </li></ul></ul></ul>
  9. 13. What I’m going to cover <ul><li>The Cloud </li></ul><ul><li>Technology Adoption Cycle </li></ul><ul><li>Some “cloud” services </li></ul><ul><li>Benefits & drawbacks </li></ul><ul><li>Mobility – Mobile Computing </li></ul>
  10. 14. Technology Adoption Cycle
  11. 15. Some Cloud Services <ul><li>Backups – Net Rescue </li></ul><ul><li>Music - iTunes </li></ul><ul><li>Accounting - Xero </li></ul><ul><li>Friends - Facebook </li></ul><ul><li>Bookmarks - Digg </li></ul><ul><li>Email - Gmail </li></ul><ul><li>Shared Data - Dropbox </li></ul>
  12. 16. Friends in the Cloud <ul><li>Facebook </li></ul><ul><li>LinkedIn </li></ul><ul><li>twitter </li></ul><ul><li>MySpace </li></ul><ul><li>Google+ </li></ul>
  13. 17. www.pixlr.com
  14. 18. VoIP <ul><li>Small Office option </li></ul><ul><ul><li>$55/mth + $20/mth per handset (example only) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>5 DDIs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>6,000 local minutes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>2,000 national minutes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>50 mobile minutes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>0800 number </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Voicemail (delivery by email), call attendant, call recording </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Externally </li></ul><ul><ul><li>One number and three extensions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Seamless hand offs </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Internally </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Consultant/Manager: Carterton </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Technical: Lower Hutt </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Accounts: Wellington </li></ul></ul>www.simplyfree.co.nz
  15. 19. Benefits <ul><li>ubiquitous </li></ul><ul><li>24x7 </li></ul><ul><li>latest version all the time </li></ul><ul><li>backed-up </li></ul><ul><li>low entry cost – try before buy </li></ul><ul><li>shared </li></ul>
  16. 20. Drawbacks <ul><li>privacy </li></ul><ul><li>trust </li></ul><ul><li>goes bust </li></ul><ul><li>cost </li></ul><ul><li>capture </li></ul><ul><li>acquisition </li></ul><ul><li>in NZ, bandwidth </li></ul>
  17. 21. Mobile Computing
  18. 22. From phone to computer
  19. 23. Mobile GPS <ul><li>Context </li></ul><ul><li>Locality-based apps, info etc </li></ul>
  20. 24. Which do you choose? <ul><li>iPhone </li></ul><ul><li>Android </li></ul><ul><li>Windows </li></ul>
  21. 27. ?

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