Trillium Insights

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Time to Recover

Time to Recover

OK, if I asked, everybody would tell me that they are backing up their data.  And some are even testing their ability to restore data from those backups, but even for those companies that go through that exercise, few of them are aware of how long the recovery process actually takes. The ol... Continue reading…

The evolving meaning of the ‘I’ in CIO

The evolving meaning of the ‘I’ in CIO

Here is a must-read for CIO and IT Leaders with great prespective on how important data integration and intelligence have become to the CIO role. Ginna Raahauge, a veteran of Riverbed and Cisco, now CIO at data integration software specialist Informatica weighs in on the four 'I"s: Infrastruct... Continue reading…

Is a private cloud pointless?

Is a private cloud pointless?

Private clouds will be popular for the short term, but their popularity will fade. They will be unsustainable if built on internal infrastructure and pointless if built on external infrastructure.  In a previous post, I explained why I think they will be unsustainable if built on internal i... Continue reading…

Common Technology Move Myths

Common Technology Move Myths

Here are some of the common myths concerning moving technology infrastructure: “Our current people work with Technology everyday and they can handle the move” “We can just turn the equipment off, move it, and turn it back on and we will be fine” “It&rsquo... Continue reading…