When it comes to network testing, the most efficient methodology and tools is the formula for success. When under pressure, a technician may loose focus or skip important steps. In this document, I will help you build your toolbox and methodology. To keep this document as concise as possible, I took a high level approach […]
The demand for instant access to content and cloud services has ignited a data center evolution. And growth is expected to quadruple by 2023. How will DCI affect your business? This article introduces DCI and covers everything, including: Trends driving data center growth Technologies to resolve DCI challenges Applications and deployment scenarios Benefits of using […]
Microsoft is working with French electricity utility Engie on a long-term solar and wind energy power purchase agreement (PPA) in the USA and implementation of Darwin energy software developed by Engie using Microsoft Azure’s intelligent cloud services. The technology should optimize the performance of Engie’s wind, solar and hybrid (wind plus solar) renewable assets worldwide.
Siemens is building a digital substation to pilot IoT analytics and applications for power grids used by Norwegian distribution system operator Glitre Energi Nett. The installation complies with stringent cyber-security requirements, allowing end-to-end authentication and encryption based on certificates. This will help further increase reliability, optimise efficiency and improve the security of the power grid.
SQL Server and Windows Server 2008 EOS means Microsoft will no longer make product improvements, accept warranty claims, or provide security or non-security patches. Extended support is only available for limited time, at a steep price. You then face a decision: How will you respond to this new normal?
Your machine data has a record of all of the activity that takes place across your infrastructure. It’s become the single most valuable asset in the enterprise, as the secrets to business optimization lie within the scores of microtransactions, including the ability to detect, investigate and respond to threats. And let’s be real: the stakes […]
Artificial Intelligence is emerging quickly as a key tool in the operation and management of data centers. As data centers continue to become more business-critical, more technologically complex and networked, and more reliant on empirical/data-driven rather than ‘hunch’ decision making so human capabilities are proving increasing challenged in managing the data center environment. The complexity […]
An email a day keeps growing strong. Every day for a week you’ll receive an eCourse email that provides tips or ideas that can help you implement and achieve your growth potential. Best of all, it’s tailored specifically for the wireless industry! As a retailer, you’ve got to make a big splash in the pool […]
ASIC production is a part-science, part-art discipline that not only requires a technical understanding but has great financial implications. Manufacturing costs include wafer production, packaging and QA activities such as electrical tests in order to secure correct working products. Generally speaking, the more your company is involved in these activities, the lower production costs can […]
Legacy infrastructures are failing to meet the requirements of digital transformation. As enterprises become more hyperconnected and data-driven, IT must evolve from monolithic and manual to agile and automated. Hybrid cloud provides a platform for delivering flexible capacity with efficiency and cost control, yet many companies struggle with their hybrid cloud initiatives. A successful hybrid […]
As our global economy becomes increasingly digitized, traditional business LAN networks are feeling the strain. Voice, data, high-res video, large file transfers, cloud services and online applications demand the fast, smooth flow of data in real-time. Yet many businesses are held back by network complexity and multiple independent connections. That’s where Carrier Ethernet comes in: […]
The headline on 17 October 2019 Based on the ramp-up of 5G, Ericsson beat quarterly earnings expectations on Thursday and lifted its market forecast for this year and its sales target for 2020. Source: Reuters > Ericsson earnings top forecast as 5G takes off The headline on 16 October 2019 Cumulus Networks and Dell EMC […]
The headline on 18 October 2019 Visa, Mastercard, eBay, Stripe, and Mercado Pago have all left the Libra Association. Some companies were spooked by the prospect of increased scrutiny by regulators, dealing a major blow to Facebook’s attempt to create a global cryptocurrency. Of the 28 founding companies that signed on, 21 are left. Source: […]
When choosing the right cloud connectivity option, it’s important to compare the popular solutions used today: DIY cloud onramp, SD-WAN, or a multi-cloud networking platform. Read on this article to learn why cloud onramps and SD-WAN aren’t enough. Inside you’ll learn: Multicloud networking platforms are the latest in cloud connectivity and are more cost-effective and […]
Companies of all sizes are reinventing themselves on Amazon Web Services (AWS) every day. They are evolving their businesses, their processes, and their technologies to maintain a competitive advantage and to support changing business objectives. Teams are being retrained to adapt to changing roles in IT organizations; internal processes are being modified to enable lean, […]