Data Centres

Data Storage: What Can Consumers Learn From Data Centres?

Roger Keenan | Posted 02.04.2015 | UK Tech
Roger Keenan

Research into personal data storage has found that although more people backup their data, a shocking 65 per cent of people who lost data last year actually had a solution in place. Clearly, there are lessons which need to be learned - and fast.

Tech City: London's Hidden Gem

Roger Keenan | Posted 25.04.2015 | UK Tech
Roger Keenan

With so many influential businesses working out of Tech City, it's understandable that such a wide array of consumer technology originates from Shoreditch.

Where Will Technology Be in 2020?

Roger Keenan | Posted 08.04.2015 | UK Tech
Roger Keenan

Data outages are already crippling for businesses and consumers alike, but imagine the impact of a cloud failure in 2020; cars losing control, smart homes crashing and no access to your personal data. An IT apocalypse.

Raining Clouds of Pain: 2014's Top Five Cloud Fails

Roger Keenan | Posted 14.02.2015 | UK Tech
Roger Keenan

Cloud-based services are popping up every day and although they offer a plethora of advantages, the data centres behind them aren't immune to failure.

What Happens When Cloud Goes Wrong?

Roger Keenan | Posted 04.01.2015 | UK Tech
Roger Keenan

It's a well known fact that technical things will go wrong, although of course this doesn't stop consumers becoming increasingly frustrated when services they pay hard-earned money to use fail.

Why Is Data Security So Often Overlooked?

Roger Keenan | Posted 29.11.2014 | UK Tech
Roger Keenan

Technology is everywhere. It forms the basis of our daily lives, from communicating with loved ones to documenting your work in the office. Many businesses that were once stalwarts of the British high street have closed down, simply trading online instead and this shows the power of technology in the modern world.

Why Social Media Feels All Too Real

Gareth Price | Posted 23.12.2013 | UK Tech
Gareth Price

When you refer to the offline as "real life", you imply the online isn't and, in doing so, you encourage the idea that what people do or say in social media is not, as such, real.

PICS: Stormtrooper Guards Google Data Centre

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 17.12.2012 | UK Tech

Google has given us a rare glimpse inside its massive array of data centres - and the pictures make for fascinating viewing. But when we originally...