According to Gartner, IT departments will spend $3.8 trillion in 2019. IT cost come from a variety of initiatives including: equipment and software. This can be expensive for a growing organization. Will cost go down as more companies move to the cloud or a hybrid model? Maybe or maybe not, moving to the cloud can cut your internal workforce. But the more storage and services an organization needs the more prices can increase. That means vendors can eventually change pricing models because they own the infrastructure. Malicious attacks have increased; […]
In our new infographic, we share some of the stats on the changing landscape of the IT industry.
Technology, and the innovation behind it, moves quickly. It appears that every time we turn around there is a new product, a new system, a new must-have that will revolutionize the way we interact with the world around us and the people in it. The rapid pace at which tech moves makes for exciting times indeed, but there is a little known danger from the quick product turnarounds and constant innovation we have come to expect. In a mounting fight against the toxic e-waste stemming from our increasing number of […]
Earlier this year, the European Union released General Data Protection Regulation, otherwise known as GDPR. The regulation was created to protect consumer data. In our new infographic we share some of the stats associated with GDPR.
Super Micro Computer, Inc. is one of the most popular sellers of server motherboards. The company’s motherboards are used for a variety of purposes such as MRI machines, weapon systems, banks, cloud computing providers and web-hosting services. In 2015 the company was infiltrated by Chinese spies. The spies attached spying devices to Supermicro motherboards. Supermicro motherboards are predominately manufactured by contractors in China. That year, Supermicro had more than 900 customers in 100 countries. The device provided intruders with an opportunity to access countless amounts of sensitive corporate data. One […]