Twitter is relatively new to the world of advertising, having only last year initiated their Twitter Publisher Network (TPN) which allowed managed clients (and managed clients only) to advertise through off-site apps. However, following positive reviews and an uptick in expected profits, the company is looking to broaden these horizons even more.
The TPN was only available in a limited number of countries, but this is looking to more than double in the next few weeks and months.
There are some three hundred million Twitter users, and up to seven hundred million peripheral...
As the cloud becomes more mainstream and integrated within general business use, spiraling costs for services and budgetary challenges are also becoming more commonplace.
Logicworks conducted a recent audit on the cloud costs of a large media organisation that's used Amazon Web Services (AWS) for the past three years. Their results highlighted common problems faced by a number of business users and IT departments. The audit highlighted the following:
cloud engineers spend time firefighting and supporting code releases
IT cloud engineers had no time for best practice configs...
Google posted revenues of $17.7bn, up 11% compared with the same period in 2014, while profits were up 17% to $3.93bn
( Source: www.computerweekly.com )