Category: IT Infrastructure

IPv4 Versus IPv6

Is The Internet Facing A Split? “Many players in the ISP segment are aware of the issues and the urgency to act.” The Internet is facing a technical split, we are entering into a future where it contains two sets of underlining Internet Protocols: IPv4 and the newest version IPv6. This is according to a new study published Wednesday by the Georgia Institute of Technology’s Internet Governance Project. A key finding of…

Macquarie Capital Venture Studio

Macquarie Capital Venture Studio  adds three new companies to infrastructure tech portfolio Macquarie Capital Venture Studio, the infrastructure-focused accelerator affiliated with the nearly $500 billion-dollar investment firm, Macquarie Group, has added three companies to its portfolio. The companies, AirMap,  Envoy Technologies, and Terabyte, provide services in airspace management for drones; electric vehicle sharing services; and soil analysis, respectively. Through the venture studio, Macquarie tries to bring the companies into new markets through…

Why You Need to Prepare for Windows 7 End of Life

On January 14th 2020 Microsoft will end support for the Windows 7 Operating System. This is known in tech terms as end-of-life for the software. What does this mean and how should businesses prepare for Windows 7 End of Life?  What Does The End of Support Mean?     End of support doesn’t mean that Windows 7 will just stop working in January 2020. However, the end of support means that…

Five Reasons to Outsource Your IT Support

It’s undeniable that we live in an age where data is the new currency. Everything is connected to some sort of data management mechanism and delivered to a specific audience, whether that’s a group of specific web users or customers looking for a specific product. Increasingly, how we manage that data or information, can drastically affect our business for better or worse. The future of in-house IT The reality is…

Digital infrastructure Trends for 2019

Trend 1: Extracting value from data is becoming imperative The rise of the Internet of Things (IoT), analytics, artificial intelligence, and data science is changing forever how clients derive value from data. Data accessibility is becoming an important driver of infrastructure decisions, with data architecture now the essential prerequisite to infrastructure architecture, because the value of the data opens up new business opportunities and differentiates the digital enterprise. Enterprises are…