Author Archives: Paul Tocatlian

About Paul Tocatlian

Technology professional with a keen interest in mobile, middleware, cloud, and web technologies. For more information, visit

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Apple’s CloudKit is the MBaaS Answer to AWS and Azure Cloud Services

By Saroj Kar Among the flurry of news announced during the WWDC event by Apple as part of its annual developer conference, there were over a very interesting announcement made by Apple in the cloud in a way that sounds very similar to … Continue reading

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Mobile Needs A Four-Tier Engagement Platform

By Ted Schadler. Mobile is pushing aging web architectures to the brink. The three-tier architecture built for a browser-led PC world can’t flex, scale, or respond to the needs of a good mobile experience or the emerging requirements for connected products. … Continue reading

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Mobile Middleware: Enabling Trusted and Contextual User Experiences

By Paul Tocatlian Today’s mobile users assume that their apps are offline-capable. They assume that their mobile apps are more context aware. They trust that any information stored locally is safeguarded. Mobile middleware solutions provide a better and faster way … Continue reading

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Is the Internet of Things strategic to the enterprise?

By Dion Hinchcliffe The data is familiar to anyone tracking the story: By 2020, IoT will be a $8.9 trillion market in 2020, with over 212 billion connected things. To put that in perspective, that’s about half the size of the entire U.S. … Continue reading

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The Hottest Trend in Mobile: Going Offline!

By Mike Elgan The consumer electronics industry has spent the past 20 years making everything connect wirelessly to the Internet — from PCs to TVs, cameras and speakers. So why is there now a big trend in the industry to make apps … Continue reading

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McDonald’s adds value to mobile payments with ordering, offers

By Chantal Tode McDonald’s has been aggressively experimenting with a variety of mobile payments strategies in different markets around the world as it looks to unlock the magic formula for delivering the kind of consumer value that will drive adoption. The … Continue reading

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