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An Intellyx Brain Candy Brief Becoming a ‘Digital Business’ is a multi-faceted effort that involves transforming business models and processes, changing the culture of the organization […]
In the mobile world, there are no excuses for any user experience that isn’t instantaneous, dynamic, and safe. A cool way to develop these types of apps is with the use of a growing technology standard, WebSocket. This standard has been around since 2011 and allows you to add nifty r...
In my prior post, Adding Enterprise Features to a Socket.io Application with Kaazing WebSockets, we looked into moving from an existing Socket.io application to an Enterprise-class WebSocket application with very few changes in the code. In that example, we used … Continue readin...
KWICies #007 – When You Gotta Go, You Gotta Go “Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change” – Stephen Hawking “The lion and the calf shall lie down together but the calf won’t get much sleep” – Woody Allen … Continue reading →
Jesse Selitham Kaazing is well-known for a multitude of products based on the WebSocket IETF and W3C standard.  Using WebSocket allows us to extend different types of asynchronous, message-oriented infrastructure such as JMS and AMQP easily and securely over the … Continue readin...
Many of our customers deploy our WebSocket Gateway using traditional operations procedures.  Works perfectly fine, but like typical enterprise-grade middleware products, there’s still a number of moving parts to get correctly configured with other systems. Enter Docker. In case you ...
KWICies #006: Thoughts on HTML5 and HTML5DevConf 2015 “We live in a web of ideas, a fabric of our own making.” – Joseph Chilton Pearce “Roses are red, violets are blue, I’m schizophrenic, and so am I.” – Oscar Levant … Continue reading →
Years ago I was developing mission-critical applications that required updates based on incoming real-time events.  At that time I was obsessed with the notion of an Enterprise Service Bus (ESB) and Service Oriented Architecture.  It all looked so cool; you … Continue reading ...
Thoughts on AWS re:Invent 2015 “Nature is a mutable cloud which is always and never the same.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson “I never said most of the things I said.” ― Yogi Berra     Let’s Get Real Just a … Continue reading →
Securing Streaming Data Over the Web “Security is the chief enemy of mortals.” ― William Shakespeare “The user’s going to pick dancing pigs over security every time.” ― Bruce Schneier   Take Me to the River It’s a real-time world. Enterprises live … Continue reading →...
With AWS Re:Invent approaching fast, I started reviewing the talks I absolutely wanted to see this year. Given our recent work with KWIC (Kaazing WebSocket Intercloud Connect), my focus this year is geared towards security and connectivity related topics. Here … Continue reading ...
How Fat-Pipe Connectivity over the Web Changes Everything “We are our choices.”  ― Jean-Paul Sartre “As a child my family’s menu consisted of two choices: take it or leave it.”  ― Buddy Hackett Giant Steps We all know about the … Continue reading →
I had the great privilege of being a speaker at HTML5 Developer Conference in San Francisco recently.  It was the second HTML5 Dev Conf I have presented at, with the first one being October 2013.  This time, I paired with … Continue reading →
KAAZING was the first organization delivering formal, instructor-led HTML5 and WebSocket training globally back in 2008. Since then, we have trained thousands of web developers and engineers on the latest best practices and techniques for building state of the art … Continue read...
Cisco would like to use the phrase IoE – Internet of Everything. But the common term is IoT (Internet of Things) these days. It refers to any device that has an IP address, and can communicate. I will be speaking at an IoT Expo in San Francisco on May 5th. and my session is called – Bi...
Not since the Web began has there been an era of disruption like the one ushered in by the Internet of Things. An IoT connected world is fast becoming a reality that promises to link our homes and business and improve efficiency. By the year 2020, the number of Things connected to th...
Unless you have been hiding under a rock since January 1st, you will have noticed that KAAZING in 2014 has entered a period of rapid expansion. Whether it is measured in terms of participation in industry events worldwide, high-profile customer … Continue reading →
by Vikram Mehta, Chief Executive Officer, Kaazing To get the Internet of Things rolling, “Let’s just throw more bandwidth and hardware at the problem”, would be a very typical response from the technology industry. That should fix it. At the … Continue reading →
by Vikram Mehta, Chief Executive Officer, Kaazing Per my earlier blog post, no matter whose research you believe, there is no arguing that the years ahead will see an explosion in the number of “Things” that can and will connect … Continue reading →
“What makes for a red-hot company?” IDG Connect Editorial Director Martin Veitch asked himself rhetorically in November 2013. “Knowing which closely-held companies have the strength in depth to succeed is an inexact science,” he answered, “but there
The coming “Internet of Many Different Things” is not a world that is still way out in the future. According to researchers, somewhere between 2008 and 2009 there were as many “things” connected to the Internet as the number of people on the planet – over 6 billion! According to GSMA...
One of our most popular demos at Kaazing is using a Web browser on a smartphone to control a physical toy truck from continents away. The truck has a Raspberry Pi attached to it, connecting to a WebSocket server, and … Continue reading →
by Vikram Mehta, Chief Executive Officer, Kaazing Kevin Ashton coined the term the “Internet of Things” (IoT) in 1999 while working at Proctor & Gamble. At that time, the idea of everyday objects with embedded sensors or chips that communicate … Continue reading →
The ‘Web of Everything’ is Expanding Fast… By Jeremy Geelan “What makes for a red-hot company?” IDG Connect Editorial Director Martin Veitch asked himself rhetorically in November 2013. “Knowing which closely-held companies have the strength in depth to succeed is … Continue read...
Kaazing was invited to speak at the upcoming San Francisco HTML5 User Group meeting on January 23, 2014 at Google’s San Francisco office. The title of the event is All about WebGL. I (Peter Moskovits) am representing Kaazing, sharing a … Continue reading →
On 21-24 October 2013, HTML5DevConf returned to San Francisco, this time at the enormous Moscone Center North. As always, the sold-out conference attracted web developers, architects, business development leads, CTOs, CEOs, designers, students, QA engineers, technical writers — and man...
Two visionary Kaazing engineers, David Witherspoon and Prashant Khanal, gave an exciting presentation at JavaOne this year: JMS, WebSocket, and the Internet of Things — Controlling Physical Devices on the Real Time Web. David and Prashant led the audience through the … Continue r...
At the Edge Conference in New York City last week a panel of 5 industry experts discussed some of the exciting questions and challenges of real time data. Here’s the abstract of the discussion: WebSockets have now been with us … Continue reading →
Kaazing co-founder and CEO, Jonas Jacobi, gave a talk at JavaZone in Norway, titled 6 Years Later: One Line of Code That Changed the Web Forever. Jonas and his co-founder, John Fallows gave a presentation at JavaZone 5 years ago, and … Continue reading →
Kaazing co-founder and CEO, Jonas Jacobi, gave a live interview on Bloomberg TV today. Jonas discusses how the Web is transforming from static document sharing to an interactive, living experience. You can watch the 4-minute interview below.
The nation’s second largest privately owned truckload carrier, U.S. Xpress, uses Kaazing to modernize their proprietary transportation management system, XPM, fleet management, planning, and customer service. U.S. Xpress Inc.’s new multi-screen, integrated web management experience del...
The Step-by-Step Tutorial of Building a Simple Peer-to-Peer WebSocket Application on http://tutorial.kaazing.com walks you through the simple steps of building an HTML5 WebSocket app, demonstrating the power of the publish/subscribe development pattern directly in JavaScript. Our sampl...
Do you ever find yourself googling, facebooking, or tweeting while watching TV? It happens to many of us: while watching a show or a live sports event, we feel the desire to consume, share, and look up additional content on … Continue reading →
Transportation broker and logistics provider, with nationwide offices, the Allen Lund Company works with shippers and carriers across the nation to arrange the transportation and logistics of dry, refrigerated (specializing in produce), and flatbed freight. As part of its mission ̷...
After the hilarity and hijinks we had with the WebSocket and Raspberry Pi controlled car, my colleagues (Prashant Khanal and Vikram Dave) and I were excited to attend last weekend’s Hertz Mobility and Connected Car Hackathon. Hertz was looking for … Continue reading →
Kaazing has today announced that it has closed an oversubscribed $15 million funding round bringing the company’s total financing to $39 million. The capital was raised through new investors New Enterprise Associates Inc. (NEA) and Columbus Nova Technology Partners (CNTP) as … Co...
At Kaazing, we have been experimenting with using a smartphone as a remote control for quite some time now. Those familiar with our demos may have seen our Zing-Pong demo (which is a “Pong”-style game using smartphones to control the … Continue reading →
Kaazing and the San Francisco HTML5 User Group are happy to attend HTML5DevConf on 1-3 April. This is the fourth installation of this very popular and information-packed conference, and will be hosted at the beautiful, historic Palace Hotel in San … Continue reading →
We’re excited to work with Google to talk about The Definitive Guide to HTML5 WebSocket, show some WebSocket demos, and answer your questions about WebSocket at Google Developer’s Live on Tuesday, 19 March 2013 at 1p PDT. Peter Moskovits (Head … Continue reading ͛...
Kaazing and Outbid announced today that Kaazing WebSocket Server HTML5 Edition 3.5 is powering Outbid’s real-time bidding and live chat of the online auction service on outbid.com.  Read the press release. Outbid is the next generation of online auctions for the … Continue ...