• Windows 2003 Deadline Highlights IT’s Maintenance Issues

    Death to Projects! Dell released a poll report and white paper today, together with analyst firm Telsyte, which surveyed businesses in Australia and New Zealand on their approach to Windows Server version management. Having actually read the research report, I’m far more concerned about the spread of operating systems in use and the reasoning being…

  • The Container Revolution: Much Ado About Nothing?

    The Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Data Centre Containers are, broadly speaking, a codified way of ensuring that your IT people never get too attached to their servers. The idea is to use lots of identical containers built off the one master template (the image) so that if any one of them dies (or is…