Outsourcing is the handling of some parts of the business processes of a company by an external, third-party service provider. Many companies these days prefer to outsource their IT workload to overseas destinations. While IT outsourcing is most popular these days, many other aspects of a business can also be outsourced as recruitment, transaction processing, logistics and support among others. Following are some of the advantages of outsourced IT:
The majority of the companies … Read more
Philae, the robotic probe that is part of the Rosetta mission, successfully landed on comet 67P on November 12, 2014. The probe, which is about the size of a small fridge, has been on its way to 67P for almost 20 years.
This is a historic accomplishment in science as it’s the first time that a probe has landed on a comet. The probe is expected to take a few pictures and send them back … Read more
Although it may seem unlikely, IT disasters do happen. Take it from us, you don’t want to wait until a disaster occurs to think about your backup plan. What if you get into work to find that your servers are down? Or there’s a thunderstorm that floods your office and destroys your monitors? Here are some key considerations when deciding how to create your backup disaster recovery plan.
Know the impact.
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The Internet of Things (IoT) is a hot topic in the technology world, but what exactly is it all about?
Everything will be connected
If the Internet of Things is ever fully implemented, all of our gadgets will be connected to each other. This means that your alarm clock will “tell” your coffee machine when you’re awake, and your home will “know” when you’re returning from work because of the location of your cell phone.… Read more