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What is M2M?

If Sci-Fi movies have taught us anything, it is that in the future machines will be able to communicate and make decisions by themselves. The future is actually already here thanks to technology known as M2M or machine-to-machine communication. M2M is all about enabling the flow of data between machines regardless of the type of

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Get the most out of your WiFi

Today’s homes and offices don’t feel right without having a good WiFi connection access. After all, home is where WiFi connects automatically. In the following we look at simple tips and tricks to get the most out of your WiFi access point.  Security: A key point to pay attention to is to make sure that

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5 Add-ins every Chrome browser should have

Browser extensions are similar to plug-ins, but instead they add new features to your browser or modify the functionality of your favorite sites. Google Chrome has a wide variety of add-ins that can improve your browsing experience both for business and pleasure. Here are five browser add-ins that every user should have: Web of Trust (WOT) Web of Trust is

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Important Gmail Features

As Google services, apps, and features continue to grow exponentially people have increasingly become reliant on gmail. Gmail is a very user friendly mail service provider. In the following we will look at some of the basic features you can use in gmail to increase your productivity and get the most out of your gmail.

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Password Manager Apps

Today you can’t live in the business world without spending some time online. Your online presence is secured by the passwords that secure your many accounts. The volume of the tragedy that can occur once any of your passwords is compromised needs no description. It is also a well established fact that you simply cannot have

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6 IT Security Tips for Your Workplace

Today’s business are heavily reliant on information technology. Your workstation or PC has become an asset in addition to it being the tool through which your perform. Due to its importance it is very important for you to consider these tips on how to secure your workstation: Gear Up: It is very important from a

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Gmail Keyboard Shortcuts

If you use Gmail heavily, you will surely benefit from learning a few keyboard shortcuts. These shortcuts will increase the speed at which you go through your e-mail tasks and surely increase your productivity. Add to that, the fact that these shortcuts will make your life easier. First to activate keyboard shortcuts: Go to Mail

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Undo Send an e-mail on Gmail

Have you ever sent an e-mail and realized you made a terrible mistake. Don’t you sometimes wish there was an undo send message button somewhere in your e-mail. Wouldn’t that just save you embarrassment?  Well the people at Google thought of that and they came up with a way to solve your problem. Keep in

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Re-Architect

This methodology requires the most effort to implement but it results in the most optimised recurring cost and will provide the best scalability for apps. This involves re-adapting the code of applications and the heavy use of SAAS solutions in order to replace existing hosted applications.

Re-Platform

This method utilizes the power of  PAAS services, like transferring a database to an as-a-service model,  the use of containers for some apps or the use of network/security functions as a service. Greater scalability and lower cost of operation is achieved.

Re-Host (Lift & Shift)

the migration of workloads from  to the cloud without changing the architecture. Machines get to keep their  OS and apps. This is the quickest and easy way to migrate, but since its  utilising IAAS, its is also the most expensive on the long term.