Why everyone should be worried about IR35?

2020-01-25T23:37:58+00:00January 27th, 2020|Infrastructure Desk|

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 [...]

The Monitoring Archetypes

2020-01-27T13:44:47+00:00December 20th, 2019|Infrastructure Desk, The Monitoring Archetypes|

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 [...]

The Origin of the Alert

2019-12-20T14:54:07+00:00December 19th, 2019|Infrastructure Desk|

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 [...]