"For the last 4 years we have been working mainly to export. For the last 3
or 4 years the main market was Russia. In the past year we have been working
to expand our footprint in Europe and the United States," explained Andris
Gailitis, CEO of DEAC, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at Cloud Expo, held Nov
4-6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
European data center operator DEAC is the largest in the Baltics. The
activities are orientated to provide data center services and IT outsourcing
on Eurasia and America scale in order to create the primary or backup or
additional data center for customer in the EU, to protect its business and,
most importantly, reduce costs up to 40% within 3-5 years.
DEAC is an IT outsourcing services and solutions company whose highly
experienced and qualified employees offer various groups of services and
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The term culture has had a polarizing effect among DevOps supporters.
Some propose that culture change is critical for success with DevOps, but are
remiss to define culture.
Some talk about a DevOps culture but then reference activities that could
lead to culture change and there are those that talk about culture change as
a set of behaviors that need to be adopted by those in IT. There is no
question that businesses successful in adopting a DevOps mindset have seen
departmental culture change, the question remains, is culture the leading
edge of thi... (more)
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Enthusiasm for the Internet of Things has reached an all-time high. In 2013
alone, venture capitalists spent more than $1 billion dollars investing in
the IoT space. With "smart" appliances and devices, IoT covers wearable smart
devices, cloud services to hardware companies. Nest, a Google company,
detects temperatures inside homes and automatically adjusts it by tracking
its user's habit. These technologies are quickly developing and with it come
challenges such as bridging infrastructure gaps, abiding by privacy concerns
and making the concept a re... (more)
SYS-CON Events announced today that Windstream, a leading provider of
advanced network and cloud communications, has been named "Silver Sponsor" of
SYS-CON's 16th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June
9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY.
Hybrid cloud refers to the federation of a public and private cloud
environment for the purpose of extending the elastic and flexibility of
compute, storage and network capabilities, in an on-demand, pay-as-you go
basis. The hybrid approach allows a business to take advantage of the
scalability and cost-effec... (more)
Technology is enabling a new approach to collecting and using data. This
approach, commonly referred to as the "Internet of Things" (IoT), enables
businesses to use real-time data from all sorts of things including machines,
devices and sensors to make better decisions, improve customer service, and
lower the risk in the creation of new revenue opportunities.
In his session at Internet of @ThingsExpo, Dave Wagstaff, Vice President and
Chief Architect at BSQUARE Corporation, discussed the real benefits to focus
on, how to understand the requirements of a successful solution, the f... (more)