Papers from Quocirca
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1. Using IT initiative to save money and credentials
As long as the right caching software is chosen, the number of back-end servers can be reduced leading to considerable savings.
2. Dealing with Data Dimensions
Data is worthless until is has had some level of analysis placed against it. This short paper takes a look at the possibilities of using multi-dimensional data.
3. Musings on Data Centres
2014 ushered in yet more pain for data centre managers. Hybrid cloud platforms started to emerge, along with converged systems. New management tools, generallyutilising 'software defined' constructs, arrived to further muddy the waters.
4. Masters of Machines
This report presents research examining the drivers for putting operational intelligence in place and the business benefits that can accrue. The research should be of interest to any manager wanting to improve service levels for all IT users.
5. Bridging the big data divide
As the big data era takes hold, it is time to sit down with the business and sort out what IT can do to provide a fully supportive data platform for the future.
6. Bridging the big data divide
This report looks at what the business needs to be saying to IT so that IT can provide the business with the capabilities it needs.
7. Dealing with Cloudy Data
There is a growing acceptance of cloud as a technology platform. However,few organisations are likely to end up with a single cloud strategy - they will end up with a hybrid mix of in-house private cloud and public clouds under the control of others.