Where Have All the Forests Gone?

Where Have All the Forests Gone?
Earlier this month, researchers published a report discussing global forest coverage. While that alone might not be eminently noteworthy — a lot of scientific papers get published about a lot of topics — these findings were supplemented by a first-of-its-kind interactive mapping tool that was created in partnership with Google. In this TechNewsWorld podcast, we discuss the research, the findings and the use of cutting-edge technology with the study’s lead author, Matthew Hansen, a geographer at the University of Maryland.
Source: ECT News

Cloud Efficiency: Different Paths, Same Destination, Read a full podcast transcript at http://briefingsdirect.blogspot.com, or download a copy at http://bit.ly/HBotTG. More podcasts at http://www.briefingsdirect.com. Sponsor: VMware.

Cloud Efficiency: Different Paths, Same Destination, Read a full podcast transcript at http://briefingsdirect.blogspot.com, or download a copy at http://bit.ly/HBotTG. More podcasts at http://www.briefingsdirect.com. Sponsor: VMware.
Aggressive use of cloud-computing strategies can significantly improve delivery of applications to end users. Healthcare patient-experience improvement provider Press Ganey and project and portfolio management provider Planview are both exploiting cloud efficiencies and agility. Their paths have been different, but the outcomes speak volumes for how cloud transforms businesses.
Source: ECT News