Posts Tagged 'virtualization'

Applying core administration and security to the management and protection of a large-scale private cloud deployments can be hard.  This is particularly true given that virtualization administration and security administration involve distinct skills. Virtualization administration is concerned with architecting, designing and deploying virtualized infrastructure.  This involves hypervisor and advanced disk management as well as configuration and tuning of […]

In today’s business landscape, virtualization is a flexible, affordable and capable solution worth adopting. However, for IT departments, this can be a strain. Support for more end users, more workloads and more security standards and requirements can test even the most organized teams. Exacerbating this is a common problem: security tools built for physical environments […]

Have 5 minutes? Let’s talk about the public cloud and usage-based security “Q3’2015 – AWS reported $2.1 billion in revenue and $521 million in profit. That’s a 78 percent rise in revenue and 432 percent rise in profit over last year.”[i] Hold on, let’s review those numbers, pause and then rethink our data center/server investment costs. The […]

In my opinion, teaching your kids good mobile phone etiquette is as essential as teaching good table etiquette. There is nothing quite so annoying and socially isolating as poor table manners – and mobile phone manners are no different. Mobile phones are clearly here to stay. For many (including myself!) they play an essential role […]

Nothing irritates me more than someone using their phone while talking to me – and it’s not because I think I am special; I just find it so terribly rude. If I ever find my boys doing it then WATCH OUT! I have zero tolerance! With 90% of Aussies now owning smartphones according to the […]