Flipping the switch – Change Management in IT

on June 1, 2014 Technical with 0 comments

Change is (usually) as good as a holiday Change management is an excellent buzz term in most industries and seems to relate to buying new stuff and using it; but when it comes to messing with peoples workflow, subconscious or otherwise, you better be ready to deal with resistance. This is my iPad I was […]

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Storage Options

on February 10, 2014 Technical with 0 comments

In a physical environment, storage is connected directly to the server. Storage may be internal to the server chassis or in an external array. The biggest downside to storage in a physical environment is that a specific server expects complete ownership of the physical device, with an entire disk tied to a single server. Storage […]

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Rack Units and Power Distribution

on February 3, 2014 Did you know?, Technical with 0 comments

rack unit (RU) is the standard size for measuring equipment to be mounted in 19-inch racks used in almost all datacenters worldwide. Individual pieces of rack-mountable equipment such as servers, switches, routers, blades and so on can vary in size. Racks typically accommodate equipment 19 inches wide with size variance being a matter of depth; […]

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Internet Communication Solutions

on February 3, 2014 Technical with 0 comments

ith the global increase of information availability, Internet connectivity has become a mission-critical business tool that can struggle as regional technology races to catch up. Resilience, redundancy and reduced latency in communications are key factors in determining production site & data recovery facility locations. Through design and strategic partnerships we can ensure availability to your […]

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Our Datacenter Connectivity

on February 3, 2014 Technical with 0 comments

he datacenter is connected via redundant Cisco powered network which is built to ensure maximum network responsiveness and uptime. Multiple fibre optic backbone connections enter the datacenter through physically separate conduits in order to maintain connectivity in the unlikely event of a fibre cut. The network features include: In addition to hardware-based protection, we offer […]

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