There were 5 blog postings during March (2014):
Sharing NHS data: big data needs big data sets
The protection of personal data has been back in the news in the UK over the last month due to the government bungling plans to make anonymised NHS patient data available for research. The scheme gives NHS patients the option to opt out of sharing...
Bob Tarzey, Quocirca | 11th March '14
Masters of Machines: turning machine data in to operational intelligence
700 million, that’s a sizeable number; 2 billion is bigger still. The first is an estimate of the number of items of machine data generated by the commercial transactions undertaken in the average European enterprise during a year. The second...
Bob Tarzey, Quocirca | 24th March '14
Planning your next data centre
Virtualisation, increased equipment densities, cloud computing, all are conspiring to make life harder for any IT manager looking at where to go when it comes to the next data centre facility. After a prolonged period of economic doldrums, many data...
Clive Longbottom, Quocirca | 25th March '14
Integrating test data into application life cycle management
It will not be news to anyone that has written code that the time to kill software bugs is early on in the application development lifecycle, before they can have a major impact. This is important for three reasons; first, better code is likely to...
Bob Tarzey, Quocirca | 27th March '14
The Top 3 Barriers to VDI
The use of server-based desktops, often referred to as a virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), makes increasing sense for many organisations. Enabling greater control over how a desktop system is put together; centralising management and control of...
Clive Longbottom, Quocirca | 31st March '14
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