Posts tagged as Data

Defending your business from disaster

It’s not pleasant to dwell on, but disaster can strike any organisation at any time; be it a natural disaster (fire, flood, lightning strike and so on) or man-made (such as power failure or hacking). A disaster recovery plan (DRP) is a documented process or set of procedures to recover and protect a business’ IT […]

Improve data logging productivity with advanced limit testing

  Data logging hardware and software is used to collect and interpret data for design validation in a wide variety of applications. For example, environmental testing is required for many new products. During environmental testing, you subject a product to extreme changes in temperature, pressure and humidity to prove it can safely function in various […]

Q&A: Data centres – exploring the trends

  Aurecon’s Peter Greaves, expertise leader, data and ICT facilities, explores the latest thinking surrounding the current and future state of data centres globally. Contact him on What are the current trends in the data centre environment? A more integrated approach to energy efficiency. Currently, everyone is focused on energy efficiency, but this is […]

Innovation drives data centres of tomorrow

  Data Centre Central is a new conference and expo which addressed the unique economic, engineering and legislative aspects of designing and operating a data centre in South Africa.  The conference programme included discussions on metrics and standards, the shift of the infrastructure market, changes in technology and trends, and the impact in South Africa […]