## Cloud-Based Solutions Blog

Cloud solutions allow businesses to deploy information technology that supports mission-critical processes at a lower price point and with more agility than traditional offerings. At Stratus Innovations Group, we have decades of experience in cloud computing and customizing cloud-based solutions that help businesses increase revenue and decrease expenses.

On this blog, we’ll share our knowledge and experience with you to help you make the best possible business decisions — especially when it comes to information technology. And if you’d like to talk to someone at Stratus Innovations Group about how we can build a custom cloud solution for your organization, just fill out the form below and we’ll get back to you right away.

## 5 Reasons a Retailer Needs StagedPay

Every merchant that accepts credit card payments runs the risk of embarrassing and costly data breaches, as well as the high cost of being PCI compliant. While some industries, such as retail, hospitality, and food service, are particularly vulnerable to payment system breaches, every business that processes and stores its customers’ payment information is at…

Virtual datacenters (VDCs) offer businesses all the resources of a physical datacenter along with added scalability and cost efficiency. Rather than having to purchase servers, storage, and networking components, a VDC lets you seamlessly integrate your existing IT infrastructure with a virtual solution where your resources run safely and securely in a hyper-scale public cloud…

## Is Virtualization, a Private Cloud, or a Public Cloud Solution Best for Your Business?

Virtualization and cloud computing are terms that even some IT professionals use interchangeably. However, cloud computing and virtualization are technically distinct, powerful technologies that can both make your IT systems more secure, agile, and cost-efficient. To learn more about the relationship between virtualization and cloud computing and find out which solutions are right for your…

## Implementing Machine Learning Algorithms in Octave

Experimenting With ML in Octave Before moving on to how to use machine learning (ML) to solve classification problems (sometimes also called selection problems), let’s take some time to implement one of the algorithms we reviewed previously. We’ll be using GNU Octave to implement the various algorithms we discuss in this blog. Octave is a…

## Machine Learning Math: Understanding Classification Problems

In our previous blog posts, we covered regression problems where we’re trying to predict the value of our target function. In regression problems, our target function is a real-valued function, and we’re trying to compute a real number that estimates its value at given data points. In the next couple of posts, we’ll cover classification problems,…

## The Most Common IT Disasters (and How to Avoid Them)

IT disasters come in all shapes and sizes. Fortunately, the right disaster recovery solution can cover almost any contingency. In this article, we’ll discuss some common sources of IT disasters and explain how your business can navigate them without coming to a halt.

## How Edge Computing and Cloud Computing Work Together With the Internet of Things (IoT)

The possibility of cost-effective edge computing has only recently become a reality. Sensors and computing hardware are becoming smaller, more powerful, and cheaper. Meanwhile, machine learning and analytics have become exponentially more advanced in recent years. And both consumers and business leaders are beginning to realize the limitations of cloud computing. At the same time,…

## Drive New Business Value With Microsoft Azure IoT Central

The internet of things (IoT) is quickly becoming a major driver of value for forward-thinking and innovative companies, but many businesses are struggling to keep up. In fact, according to a 2017 study by Cisco, three out of four IoT device implementations fail due to issues like technical challenges, security failures, and fundamental flaws in…

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