Businesses have shifted from cautiously investigating the cloud as a curiosity to racing to move even the most critical applications to shared services. Our experts examine when the cloud makes sense, when it doesn’t, and look at best practices for cloud providers managing massive amounts of data across vast virtual environments.
With projections of up to 50 billion Internet of Things (IoT) connected devices by 2020, many industries are finding ways to leverage IoT. Data Centers and Edge computing sites are uniquely positioned to leverage IoT and improve visibility, efficiency, availability and scalability, for a more profitable business.
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.
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.
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.