Month: May 2016

The Shocking Statistics Around Business Disaster Recovery Plans

The Shocking Statistics Around Business Disaster Recovery Plans POSTED BY APPANNA GANAPATHY Disaster recovery is like going to the dentist – it really is unavoidable, yet most people keep postponing doing so until it is too late. In a survey by techtarget.com, just under a third of respondents had no disaster recovery system in place. Which means that in case of fire, rain damage, hurricanes, buildings collapsing or something as simple as the IT guy Read More …

10 benefits of server virtualisation: Part 2

10 benefits of server virtualisation: Part 2 POSTED BY APPANNA GANAPATHY Server virtualisation is game-changing technology in the IT work space. By virtualising your server, you can access efficiencies and capabilities far beyond those available in the physical world. While many business owners are still sceptical about this cutting-edge technology, those who have virtualised their server environment isn’t looking back. Here we conclude our two-part article on the biggest benefits server virtualisation brings to your Read More …

10 benefits of server virtualisation: Part 1

10 benefits of server virtualisation: Part 1 POSTED BY APPANNA GANAPATHY Server virtualisation is game-changing technology in the IT work space. By virtualising your server, you can access efficiencies and capabilities far beyond those available in the physical world. While many business owners are still sceptical about this cutting-edge technology, those who have virtualised their server environment isn’t looking back. There are countless benefits to server virtualisation. Let’s look at a few. Save money Virtual Read More …

The evolution of virtualisation

The evolution of virtualisation POSTED BY APPANNA GANAPATHY Although virtualisation often sounds like something out of a science fiction film, it has actually been around for a very long time. Decades, even. The concept is generally believed to have originated in the late 1960s or early 1970s, when IBM began developing time-sharing solutions. Time-sharing refers to the shared use of computer resources among a large group of users. This aimed to increase the efficiency of Read More …