Here I am sitting in my pod/garden office in my garden thinking thats a headline I never thought I would write. Nothing has changed. Alright who am I kidding? Everything has changed. I'm used to working from home i've done it for a long time now. I've been told i've been too negative about [...]
I never expected back in 2012, when I first started my limited company in the East Midlands that I would end up involved in a movement to combat unfair taxation on small businesses in the UK. I never thought that the UK government may seek to take my company away from me. It never [...]
What is a contractor? In 2018 there were approximately 2 million self-employed professionals working in the UK. Out of which, approximately 1.77 million working as full-time contractors and about 234,000 working on a self-employed basis as their second job. Between 2008 and 2016 the number of self-employed professionals in the UK has increased by [...]
Here they are, the monitoring archetypes. See if you recognise any of these traits... The Hoarder “I have thousands of alerts every day from all my devices and monitoring systems. I save them all, much like I do with my emails. I keep them as a record and because I have so many, none [...]
When I was five years old, I loved tales about soldiers. So, settle down and let me tell you a story about some soldiers. In the late 16th century or thereabouts, while journeying through Mont Blanc, an Italian infantryman saw a band of invading French men and shouted to his comrades “All’erta.” The Italian soldier’s [...]
Data Centre Standards - Developing and Improving Data Centres all over the UK.
With the right processes in place an environment can go from toxic to terrific. #monitoring #communications # projects #expectations #documentation #tools
Want to let people know a change is taking place? This is a good standard way to ensure that staff always get the right information. #communication #change #monitoring
Safeguarding, monitoring and providing an automated fix for a Controlled Messaging System.
The Orion database can on occasion run slowly despite running automatic database maintenance tasks every night. This slowness can often be caused by fragmented indexes.