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Data Storage: Cloud back-ups can be lacking

Data Storage: Cloud back-ups can be lacking

As a growing number of Irish companies move some or all of their data storage to the cloud, the issue of how well protected that data is in the event of a problem is becoming more pressing, writes Alex Meehan.

Business Analytics and Big Data: simpler, faster,  cheaper

Business Analytics and Big Data: simpler, faster, cheaper

Data analytics has trickled down from large corporates and is now readily available in the mainstream

Data centres: Carlow’s finest

Data centres: Carlow’s finest

Blacknight built its own data centre after 12 years in the market

Data Storage: Good storage depends upon design

Data Storage: Good storage depends upon design

Does your company storage run on standard issue storage area networks (SANs)? If so it’s not alone, with the vast majority of Irish companies using this storage architecture as a matter of course.

Business analytics and Big Data:  Next Generation leading the way

Business analytics and Big Data: Next Generation leading the way

Many firms have spent the last few years cutting costs and are now keen to leverage their data to increase their return on investment instead.

Business analytics and big data: Take control with business analytics

Business analytics and big data: Take control with business analytics

Dundalk-based Intact Software is leading the way in business analytics, writes Ross O’Neill.

New MD of Logicalis Ireland optimistic about ‘cloud’ opportunities

New MD of Logicalis Ireland optimistic about ‘cloud’ opportunities

Recently appointed managing director of Logicalis Ireland Andrew Baird tells Aoife Valentine about taking advantage of the cloud debate and plans for growth.

6-ON-6: LEADERS’ QUESTIONS & ANSWERS

6-ON-6: LEADERS’ QUESTIONS & ANSWERS

From mind-reading pizza menus to advice for start-ups, Emily Maree grills six tech leaders with six big questions.

Video Conferencing: The personal touch

Video Conferencing: The personal touch

The video conferencing market is shifting from large, room-based systems to smaller workgroup and one-to -one desktop solutions.

Video Conferencing: Capturing the imagination

Video Conferencing: Capturing the imagination

Organisations are becoming more and more creative when it comes to integrating video conferencing technology.

Mobile Business: The efficiency question

Mobile Business: The efficiency question

Cutting corners rarely works out in the long run, but being informed can help get more from your time, money and technology, writes Jessica Kelly

News: IIS secures €1m deal

News: IIS secures €1m deal

February proved particularly strong for Irish IT services provider IIS Group, with one big deal and another partnership secured.

Windows Server Migration: Getting the job done

Windows Server Migration: Getting the job done

Although it is the platform that is being changed, what really matters for the business is the performance of its applications

Windows Server Migration: The clock is ticking for Windows change

Windows Server Migration: The clock is ticking for Windows change

The countdown clock is ticking for Windows Server 2003, and remaining users have no choice but to take action now, writes Leslie Faughnan.

Windows Server Migration: Don’t panic

Windows Server Migration: Don’t panic

Facing the situation and planning the migration are the practical keys to success, experts say.