The 2.4-GHz spectrum is reaching its limits for Wi-Fi networking. So how can you make the smooth transition from 5-GHz?
System administrators strive daily to control an organisation’s IT estate, ensuring all operations are running smoothly, and staying alert processes so that problems are identified and fixed as quickly as possible. Server monitoring is fundamental in this campaign, with many tools existing to
Cloud computing may not be a new concept, but virtualisation really unlocks its potential as a means to galvanise IT for business in the 21st century. As far back as 2012, around 70 per cent of all businesses ran at least a few application workloads in the virtual realm, demonstrating how cloud
For organisations keen to scale in the right way, virtualisation is often considered the best way forward. The practice enables firms to create virtual versions of operating systems, data storage and applications, which in turn improves efficiencies and cuts costs. Whether on a public or private
Back in IT’s early days, the ‘floppy’ was a disk that could hold up to 1.2mb of data. At 8cm across, it looked like a badly burnt piece of toast, but to casually pull a few of these from the pocket of your elbow-patched jacket showed you were going places. The 90s brought the sleek […]
Different businesses rely on different kinds of server architecture depending on organisational environment. Performance, availability, reliability, ease of management, cost and all-important scalability are just some of the variables bosses need to consider before committing to that key server