New facility to bolster Singapore’s start-up scene

A new start-up facility will bring together tech investors, incubators and entrepreneurs under one roof, as part of efforts by the government to boost the startup scene in Singapore. Spearheaded by Infocomm Investments Pte Ltd (IIPL), the investment arm of Infocomm Development Authority (IDA), the new facility, called BASH (Build Continue Reading

POWER8 Lift Tool and decommissioning our Power E870

This is a story board about the mystical POWER8 Lift Tool and decommissioning our Power Systems Enterprise E870. The EMEA Advanced Technology Support machine was a temporary loan from the Power Development team in the USA as part of the Early Ship Program for beta testing, skills development, usability testing Continue Reading

11 Useful Tools for Windows SysAdmins

Unlike Linux, which belongs to everyone, Windows belongs to Microsoft. It is not an open operating system. So most of the tools the system administrators need are built by Microsoft. Many of them are already included when you install Windows 2008 or 2012, or you can download them from microsoft.com Continue Reading

How Much Time and Money is Your Company Wasting on Phone Calls?

Cutting costs and optimizing resource utilization are key goals for every business.  But how do you reduce costs for something as important as communications?   Communication is critical to a company’s success, but telephone and Internet bills, conferencing service fees, advertising dollars and employee hours can quickly add up to Continue Reading

Updating the DNS Registration Model to Keep Pace with Today’s Internet

CloudFlare is, arguably, the largest third-party DNS Authoritative operator in the world. We manage well over 1 million domains and have registrations in almost every TLD open for registrations. Our role as a DNS operator is to maintain customer information and publish their records in the global DNS. In this Continue Reading

The 1.5 Trillion $ Dollar Story of SMS

Growing at astronomical rates, SMS messaging is projected to generate $1.5 trillion US dollars from 2003 to 2018. From humble beginnings roughly 22 years ago, SMS messaging has skyrocketed as one of the most widely used forms of communication around the world, leaving all other non-voice services in the dust. Continue Reading

The 1.5 Trillion $ Dollar Story of SMS

Growing at astronomical rates, SMS messaging is projected to generate $1.5 trillion US dollars from 2003 to 2018. From humble beginnings roughly 22 years ago, SMS messaging has skyrocketed as one of the most widely used forms of communication around the world, leaving all other non-voice services in the dust. Continue Reading

The 1.5 Trillion $ Dollar Story of SMS

Growing at astronomical rates, SMS messaging is projected to generate $1.5 trillion US dollars from 2003 to 2018. From humble beginnings roughly 22 years ago, SMS messaging has skyrocketed as one of the most widely used forms of communication around the world, leaving all other non-voice services in the dust. Continue Reading