Alex Meehan

Alex Meehan

Travel: A delectable taste of old Italy

Travel: A delectable taste of old Italy

Twenty-three buildings in Vicenza bear the stamp of Andrea Palladio, but there’s more to the medieval Italian city than being the birthplace of one of the greatest architects of all time – including food of the highest quality at rock-bottom prices, writes Alex Meehan

Dry spell: can the AA truly cure addiction?

Dry spell: can the AA truly cure addiction?

Some addiction experts are now coming to the conclusion that Alcoholics Anonymous is a flawed enterprise. Are they right, asks Alex Meehan

BBQ Special: The thrill of the grill

BBQ Special: The thrill of the grill

Finding it hard to choose from the bewildering array of barbecues on sale in the shops? Alex Meehan has a few tips to help you pick the one that’s right for you

Connectivity climbing in importance

Connectivity climbing in importance

A growing number of Irish companies are putting apps and services in the cloud, and a reliable broadband connection has never been more important. Alex Meehan reports

Security concerns are driving cloud adoption

Security concerns are driving cloud adoption

With the WannaCry ransomware attack focusing minds on the importance of security, cloud technology is looking more attractive than ever, writes Alex Meehan

Sushi and so much more

Sushi and so much more

Fresh, healthy and full of delicate flavours, Japanese cuisine is winning lots of new fans across the country. Alex Meehan meets two of the chefs driving it forward in Ireland

Is your data storage fit for purpose?

Is your data storage fit for purpose?

Most companies depend on their data to be able to do business effectively, so having a good storage and back-up strategy is key

Paying your HR dues

Paying your HR dues

Payroll software is a common feature of human resource departments up and down the country, but not all applications do the same amount of work, writes Alex Meehan

Moving To A Career In IT

Moving To A Career In IT

Changing careers midway through life is something many people have thought of, and it’s becoming easier to do. Alex Meehan reports

The Cost Of The Cloud

The Cost Of The Cloud

As a growing number of regulatory issues appear on the horizon, Irish companies want their cloud providers to guide them

Psychedelic drugs: A higher purpose?

Psychedelic drugs: A higher purpose?

Researchers are becoming more convinced of the value of psychedelics in treating depression and addiction

Is mobile-first the way to go?

Is mobile-first the way to go?

The drive to take applications and data mobile is showing no signs of slowing, but many companies have still to take heed

Has virtualisation got even more to give?

Has virtualisation got even more to give?

With virtualisation now well embedded into Irish businesses, the question remains: are there still efficiency gains to be had from going virtual?

New printers to bring enterprise features to SMEs

New printers to bring enterprise features to SMEs

Oki Systems bring new range to the Irish market

When does it makes sense to get help?

When does it makes sense to get help?

A growing number of Irish companies are outsourcing some, or even all, of their IT needs. Alex Meehan asks: what is to be gained by offloading the burden of technology?