A single hour of data center downtime can cost an organization more than a half-million dollars. Availability is non-negotiable. It starts with the right UPS system, but it doesn’t end there. Our experts share everything you need to know about downtime and how to avoid it.
Established in 2009, Micron21 started out as a contract supplier to Australia Post. Since then, it has transformed its original Melbourne facility into a high-efficiency, managed service provider led by its pioneer and Managing Director James Braunegg. Today, Micron21 prides itself in holding a niche position in the market by offering quick turnarounds to solutions ranging from single websites to complete enterprise grade data centre solutions and Network Security Products. Micron21 hosts a large array of high-profile clientele, including local, national and international businesses and government agencies all of whom are relying on Micron21 to provide mission critical services 24 x 7.
Mobile devices have fast become the most important screen for consumers, to the point that firefighters are weighing in on our digital addictions, imploring people to not to leave their phones charging under their pillows for fear they may spark fires.
I vaguely remember when I first came across the concept of the data center. In fact, it was the discovery of a seemingly obscure and futuristic sounding thing called a ‘mainframe’ (appropriate given that I’m talking about change in our industry). The idea of all that data and computing power was mind boggling.
Vertiv™, formerly Emerson Network Power, today announces a joint effort with SBE Inc., a leading developer of film capacitor solutions. Vertiv’s adoption of SBE’s Power Ring Film Capacitor™ technology will give customers with a Liebert® Series 600T/610 uninterruptible power supply (UPS) unit a replacement option that significantly extends service life when compared to traditional capacitor technology.
Marketing and IT should be intimate friends, often they’re barely fleeting acquaintances. As a marketer, working in a business enabling the digital applications of the digital world, I see both sides, and they are now, and are becoming more intertwined and interdependent.
I must confess that I was not immune to the Pokemon Go craze. Like many others, last summer I observed people hunting Squirtles and Bulbasaurs. I also witnessed the first world frustrations of people getting frustrated because the game would not load when they were sure there must be a Pikachu close to hand.
As I’m sure was the case for many of us growing up, I imagined as a child that I wouldn’t need to learn to drive. Science fiction films and comics implied that it would all be done by robots, and that I would be able to sit back and read while my car drove me. Years later and countless hours spent trawling up motorways and crawling around cities, that dream had been firmly wiped from my mind. Yet in the near future, it looks like becoming a reality for the next learner generation.