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  • SaaS deployment creates cloudy cost conundrum

    SaaS deployment creates cloudy cost conundrum

    Technology cost optimisation has never been easy, but now there are devils lurking in the decisions driven by SaaS deployments… Back in the day, the traditional layered structure was one of the organising principles for IT architecture, and was probably alright in the 90s… That manifested in an IT application and hosting infrastructure mirroring the …

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  • Non-linear what?

    Non-linear what?

    It is fashionable to concoct phrases to create neologisms to try and make other people think the neologisers are somehow just so much smarter. Sometimes the new terms created are actually meaningful and sometimes just Deepak Chopra-style nonsense B*S. Non-linearity is one of those sort of tag phrases that has been dragged kicking and screaming …

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  • Sixhills Engineering: Testing Some UVC Germicidal Lamps, So You Don’t Have To…

    Recently we had a look at some UVC germicidal lamps being sold on Amazon. No surprise, there were some fakes! You can read about it on our sister site, Sixhills Engineering https://sixhills.engineering/2020/05/05/testing-some-uvc-germicidal-lamps-so-you-dont-have-to/


  • The End of Paper as we know it?

    Last year I got very excited when I read the news about the launch of the Remarkable Tablet – offering to replace paper in my life – a momentous event, much more impactful than replacing incandescent bulbs with LEDs in the house.  But how and why you may ask? Early in my work life, I …

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  • Dilbert panic over…

    Thought I was suddenly in an alternative universe when looking at today’s Dilbert cartoon… Different look Dilbert (7 Mar 16 cartoon) …but now all is revealed; Scott Adams has gone on holiday and there are guest artists drawing the pictures for six weeks. http://blog.dilbert.com/post/140211504101/dilberts-changed-look-explained