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Cloud Computing, An Investor’s Perspective

Saturday, 21 March 2009 18:14

Santosh SankarBullish Bankers Cloud computing seems to be the buzz word in IT these days as companies are looking for the next big thing in computing. The IT folks at the leading companies are working hard to roll out these “clouds.” This emerging technology is gaining attention from major research institutions including Carnegie Mellon University.[…]

Friday, 20 March 2009 13:30

Yesterday, I posted two articles on Cloud Computing trend – I should be clear that Nortec is seeing a hybrid of Nortec 24/7 monitoring and Software as a Service (SaaS) mixed with on premises systems and support services. We see a slow hybrid shift toward Cloud computing and this ZDNet article supports this: Handicapping cloud[…]

Thursday, 19 March 2009 18:20

Nortec has made investment over the last three years in Nortec 24/7 and we are adding clients on a regular basis. We continue to refine the service, notifications, reporting and breadth of Cloud and SaaS offerings to provide more value. It appears this is a trend that will continue as explained in Network World and[…]

Wednesday, 18 March 2009 17:35

Looks like Windows is getting a boost from the reccession – here is an article from CIO Magazine:Tue, Mar 17, 2009 18:36 EDTWindows PCs Getting Life from Recession While Macs Gasp for AirPosted by: Shane ONeill in NewsTopic: InfrastructureBlog: Eye on MicrosoftCurrent Rating: Comments: 0Recession-weary consumers and Apple played another game of chicken last month,[…]

VM Ware is here!

Wednesday, 23 August 2006 20:11

VM Ware allows organizations to run mutple servers on one file server. Essentially many servers in production are being utilized at a very low rate often at 10% – 15%. Using VM Ware a business can use less larger servers with many servers running on them at a ratio of 10 to 1 or more.[…]


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