Globalisation has diminished opposing barriers between multinational corporations, as well as nation states.Read More
The tech lab is the new farm: futuristic petri dish pattiesRead More
Time advances and so does technology. Along with the advancement of technology, there’s no doubt that Cisco has become one of the leading technology companies and has existed for over 30 years now.Read More
Women make up 49% of the workforce in the UK and yet a study by CEB, the membership group for business executives, revealed that the amount of women working in IT companies is now at only 18 percent. This figure has not improved in decades and in fact has dropped consistently since the mid 80’s.Read More
The question of whether you need to upgrade or not has long been overdue because the free upgrade to Windows 10 finally ended on July 29th, exactly a year after it was initially released. But yes, you can still upgrade. Microsoft left the chance to upgrade for the assistive technology users since the Anniversary Update which is due today (Aug 2) still has some enhancements to offer.Read More
Not many of us are familiar with green technology. In fact, this is a relatively new matter that is being talked about nowadays. Green is the way to go today. But what is green technology? Is it really helping the environment? What current technology is considered green? Let’s find out.Read More
Kids in earphones, youngsters using smart phones, tablets and other gadgets—these are the common pictures of kids nowadays. Children are just so obsessed with technology that they can spend hours just holding their gadgets.Read More
Part of Cisco’s mission is to help their customer’s welcome digital transformation by creating innovation which helps save or make money.
Cisco prides itself on digital transformation, and mobility is one thing about technology that people are more and more reliant on. One of Cisco’s goals is to improve their customers’ mobility experience by keeping their workers’ business phones in their pockets. And yes, the iPhone is one of those!
Every man, woman, child or business creates a carbon footprint of their own. Burning fossil fuels like coal releases greenhouse gas into the earths atmosphere, greenhouse gas is created through the production of electricity or products and the through the consumption of fuel when travelling.
There's no doubt you know who Cisco are, Cisco describe themselves as, “the worldwide leader in IT that helps companies seize the opportunities of tomorrow by proving that amazing things can happen when you connect the previously unconnected.” The company was founded in 1984 and ....
Over the last 28 years Huawei have developed a portfolio of end to end solutions in telecoms, enterprise networking, devices and cloud computing.Read More
Carbon footprint is a relatively modern term, every person or business creates their own
Fast internet connectivity is what everybody wants, especially at this time where gadgets and smart phones are pretty much a necessity in every household. This is why almost all major telecoms companies around the world are doing everything they can to improve the speed of internet connections.Read More
As our economy has grown over the past 20 years, so has the advancement of the electronics that significantly contributed to the improvement olives in many ways. However, due to our strong dependence on this equipment, our environment is ever more exposed to the hazards of electronic waste.
There are a lot of good InfoSec Blogs out there – and if you are not listed in our Top 10, our apologies – but you might be in our Top 50 (yet to be published) – so feel free to contact us and let us know about your/any cool Infosec blogs you think should be in there.Read More
Sounds like something from StarTrek? What are Next Generation Firewalls and why do you need one?Read More
Facebook has unveiled a new piece of tech which they are calling DeepText. It is a text understanding engine, with almost human accuracy – developed by AI. Yes the computer taught itself about language and can pick up nuances such as 'bro' for 'brother' at a rate of 20,000 texts a second and in 20 languages.Read More
Amy Gaskins – a data scientist - gave a keynote presentation at the Apache: Big Data North America conference in Vancouver on Monday. She believes that five factors can make or break big data projects, and they are :-Read More
In a bid to compete with rivals Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure, Google plans to add 12 new cloud-focused data centre’s in the next year and a half, according to a Bloomberg report.
The C-suite (so named because most of the senior executives it refers to have ‘chief’ in their title) has been growing recently to incorporate new roles mostly created by emerging tech.
One of these new roles is that of the Chief Data Officer, a position that apparently over 25% of Fortune 500 companies have now created.Read More
Where are we up to with the Internet of Things?
The Google definition of the Internet of Things is: “the ever-growing network of physical objects that feature an IP address for internet connectivity, and the communication that occurs between these objects and other Internet-enabled devices and systems”. Basically everything is becoming part of the internet, from fridges to cars.Read More
More than 30 years ago the BBC Micro was the computer experience for most school children. This month brings them right up to date with the roll out of the BBC Micro Bit. Of course, there have been other recent and successful launches of programming kit to get more children interested in technology – most notably the Raspberry Pi.
Thinking about buying refurbished Cisco?Read More
Before we address the question let’s set a little context here. Since 2008’ish the public sector has been subjected to considerable reductions in funding allocations from central government.Read More
Data Centre Decommissioning and Relocation causing you grief?Read More
Lobstrician at Lobster Net hits the road and skies and ends up in Schenzen, China. As part of our ongoing work with Huawei our lead technician embarked on a compressed enterprise switching and routing pre-sales training course.Read More
So, it looks like the tech giant Huawei has done it again and broken new ground in the world of technology. The tech geniuses over at Huawei have managed to achieve mobile network speeds of 3.6Gbps whilst demonstrating their new 5G tech.Read More
For any readers who are not sure what a CCIE Bootcamp is, it is basically you and up to 30 other CCIE candidates in a room with a CCIE Instructor from one of the main vendors.Read More
The stuff of spooks, Huawei networking kit gets green light from GCHQRead More
Ensuring your network infrastructure is running at optimal levels and that your organisation is prepared for any potential hardware failures is absolutely critical but implementing this kind of support can be costly, can’t it?Read More
Investing in network infrastructure hardware can be a costly proposition so ensuring you get the most out it is important, to say the least. Most manufactures offer a warranty of up to 1 year aside from Huawei who offer, on some components, a limited lifetime warranty.
Storing unwanted networking components such as switches, routers, wireless access points, IP phones and firewalls could be a costly businessRead More
With a proportion of our client base working in the education sector, we understand the importance a place for emerging technologies has within learning environments, and the beneficial impacts this can have on a student’s learning experience.Read More
Our whole ethos at Lobster Net stems from our belief that our refurbished range of networking products beats buying new hands down, almost every time.Read More