Incorporating Cloud into Backup - The Right Way

Incorporating Cloud into Backup - The Right Way by Aravindan Anandan, Consulting System Engineer, Asia Pacific, Barracuda Networks Cloud Backup? Only If You Do It Right! In many ways backup is the perfect use case for...

Modern Data Center Series : How IT Can Facilitate Innovation

Modern Data Center Series : How IT Can Facilitate Innovation by Micheal Hoo , Cloud Architecture Expert From my last post, we covered the first goal of a Modern DC – keeping IT lean. The other...

Your games are powering cities

Right, so we’ve seen the craze that is Pokémon Go. While the world runs around like headless chickens chasing down virtual monsters, companies are mining useful data that could power bots that run a...

When ACTG meets AI

Many moons ago (well, about a month ago), I discussed DNA being a future alternative for archiving and long term storage. Recently Microsoft claims to have “reached an early but important milestone in DNA storage by...

Modern Data Center Series : Keeping Your Data Center Lean

Modern Data Center Series: Keeping Your Data Center Lean by Micheal Hoo, Cloud Architecture Expert If you’re an enterprise, and you’re an IT guy or gal, here’s a business view of your data...

The future of bots

Time flies like an arrow and fruit flies like a banana. We now have arrived at the final instalment for bot week. Caught you off guard? No? I apologise. This writer loves horrible semantic based jokes. Which is more than...

Chat Bots - Ready Or Not, Here They Come

“I am superior sir, in many ways. But I would gladly give it up to be human”- Data.  For the uninitiated, Data is an artificial intelligent android portrayed in the fictional series Star Trek as an...

Why Branch Site Backup Should be a Breeze

Why Branch Site Backup Should be a Breeze by Aravindan Anandan, Consulting Systems Engineer, Asia Pacific, Barracuda Network  Whilst old school backup is changing rapidly, it is still looked at by many IT mangers as...

The Goods On Chat Bots

On Monday, DSA Senior journalist Satoko Omata in her article on chat bots, announced that we will be running a project called ‘Bot Week’ all the way through to Friday. Why you might ask? It seemed like a pretty good...

Bots and Business

It’s day 3 of Bot week and it’s also Eid Al-Fitr! So Eid Mubarak and Selamat Hari Raya to all our muslim readers! On Monday, I’ve started with the ancient technology of chat bots in sms formats. I’m...